The 5-Second Trick That Makes Your Lashes Look Twice as Thick


While pumping up the volume on your lashes can be done with a brush of mascara, if you properly prepare you can take that volume to the next level. this won’t interupt your routine too much but the results will make you do it every day. All you have to add is a slight dusting of translucent powder between strokes and your lashes will look twice as thick.

Here’s the steps:

1.Start with bare, curled lashes.


For best results make sure your lashes are clean, remove all of yesterdays mascara— otherwise this can cause clumping. Once you’re sure their clean then curl your lashes.

2. Apply your first stroke of mascara


Apply the first stroke from root to tip, just one!
We like to use: Pixi by Petra Lengthy Fiber Mascara in Fiber Black $16, available from

3. The secret step


Using a fluffy eyeshadow brush, apply a light dusting of translucent powder to your eyelashes. One dust will do, otherwise you will have spider eyes.
We like to use: Shiseido Translucent Loose Powder,$35,  available from

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