Give a girl a strip of eyelashes and she can do damage. Give a girl individuals and she can take over the world. Before she takes over the world though, she needs to know how to put on her individual lashes. Give a girl some individuals and a tweezer and she just make take her eye right on out and have to walk around looking like a pirate. Then she can take over the mighty open seas. “Arggg, Matey!”
Seriously, putting on individual lashes takes some finesse. It’s the big sister to mastering liquid liner. When it comes to the two individuals make liquid liner look like child’s play. We are talking glue, hair and a dangerous weapon in your hands that can do damage if done wrong. Think about it, they (read: big brother TSA) won’t even let you take tweezers on a plane. They are considered a dangerous weapon and we stick these things right at the edge of our eyeballs. Talk about talent.
Makeup master Lisa Eldridge has broken down the best way to apply individual lashes for us eyelash peasants. She loves individual lashes and so do we. They look less Miss Piggy and much more real. But remember that finesse we were talking about? Putting them on takes some of that too. It’s all in the wrist motion and getting those little suckers right down on your lash line. Get them right and you can say good bye to too tight, pulling and super fake looking lashes.
Plush individual lashes transform your eyes into weapons of
mass man destruction. You feel so lovely in them and though you’ll want to go to bed with them on because they seem so real but we wouldn’t want you to wake up with lashes hanging half off and scaring people. You can always reapply them the next day and start your long lash fantasies all over again.
If you want to go falsie fun, we like Sugarpill Cosmetics The Whisper Individual False Eyelashes which come in a variety of colors that are sure to make your eyes pop. Our favorite choice which just so happens to Lisa’s choice for individual lashes are by Ardell. We love the Ardell Individuals Flare Short Black lashes as they are the most realistic in terms of length that you’ll find. They add just the right volume and length (they are a little longer than the average pair of real lashes) to not get people all suspicious about what’s going on with your eyes. Instead they’ll be all, “Wow girl, beautiful eyes.”