Brows are still a huge talking point in the beauty industry and 2017 has certainly been the year for weird and wonderful eyebrow trends. From braided to squiggly brows, Instagram trends have shown that in addition to eyes and lips, your eyebrows are also the perfect canvas for experimenting with makeup.
However, if like us you’re not feeling brave enough to attempt these bold looks, a beautifully groomed brow is still very much a beauty staple. This is why behind door number sixteen of your Beauty in Wonderland Advent Calendar lies the ModelCo Retractable Brow Pencil, the perfect tool for gorgeous brows. The double-ended pencil consists of one universally flattering ash-brown pencil and a spoolie, ideal for grooming and filling in your brows on the go.
ModelCo is an Australian brand founded by former model agent Sydney Sullivan. Being around makeup artists and models for most of her career, Sullivan gained a real insight into the beauty products girls really wanted in their makeup bags. ModelCo’s clever, quick-fix beauty products are ideal for the busy modern woman and have supermodel support from the likes of Hailey Baldwin and Rosie Huntington-Whiteley.
The fine tip of the ModelCo Retractable Brow Pencil is perfect for detailed brow work. The pencil allows you to create hair-like strokes, building up your brows gradually either for a natural look or a bold, statement brow.
How to Draw Perfect Eyebrows
- First, map out your brow shape. Whether following your natural shape or creating a fuller brow, mapping is essential to creating a brow that is flattering for your face shape. Take your ModelCo Retractable Brow Pencil, place it alongside your nose to find where your brow should start the tilt 45 degrees to the outer corner of your eye to see where your brow should finish. Then, map the arch of the brow my creating a line from the outside of your nose and through your pupil. This will help you achieve your perfect brow shape.
- Fill in your brows using ModelCo Retractable Brow Pencil, using your mapping as a guideline. Use feather-like strokes to create lines that mimic your natural hairs and gradually build up the shape. Use a lighter hand if you have blonde or light brown hair to avoid an overly harsh look.
- Set your brows using the ModelCo More Brows gel. Not only will this ensure your brows stay in place all day, it will also help to thicken as the gel is infused with tiny fibre particles which cling onto the hairs.
- Highlight your brow bone to make your brows pop. Apply the ModelCo On-The-Glow Cream Highlighter underneath your eyebrows to complete your look.