Every woman I know wants to have that thick and strong eyelashes and maintaining one is not that easy. To maintain that perfect look one must have a good health which of course includes a well balanced diet and lifestyle changes. This is one way of naturally strengthening your eyelashes. In addition, there are some treatment products available to grow your eyelashes longer and thicker through constant use of them. If ever you experience weakening and falling out of eyelashes consult your doctor immediately.
Tip #1: Good Diet
Having a good diet plays an important role in keeping your eyelashes strong and healthy. Good nutrition should consist plenty of fruits and vegetables, whole grains, lean protein and dairy products.
Tip #2: Take Supplements
Take vitamin supplement every day. Choose a product that is specifically for the hair, nails and skin health because they contain essential nutrient for the hair and nails which can be effective in strengthening the eyelashes too. Vitamin B also known as Biotin is recommended. It is available in your local health store and can be bought at a relatively low price.
Tip #3: Do not rub Your Eyes
Refrain from rubbing your eyes especially when they are tired as this can weaken your eyelashes which lead to falling out of it. You can rub instead the upper and lower part of your eyes.
Tip #4: Use a Quality Eye Conditioner and Mascara
Use mascara that has a good quality. A cheaper one can make your eyelash weak and brittle which can cause them to fall out.
Put eyelash conditioner first before applying the mascara to keep it from drying and at the same time you have to moisturize your eyelashes after removing your mascara. Use either an olive oil or mineral oil to massage your eyelashes to moisturize. This procedure will strengthen them if done regularly.
Tip #5: Use Vaseline
The use of Vaseline is a good alternative to the olive oil as mentioned above. Applying Vaseline every night before bedtime using your finger is also effective as it moisturizes and protect your lashes while your asleep thus making them stronger.
Tip #6: Proper Application of Facial Moisturizer
When applying your facial moisturizer, you can extend it on your eyelashes but remember to close your eyes when doing this. A thin layer of the moisturizer can keep your eyelashes supple before you apply your mascara and even after you have applied your make up.
Tip #7: Use Latisse
Latisse is the first drug which can be used for your eyelashes that is being approved by FDA. This can make the eyelash grow long and thick. If you want to have one, you can ask prescription from your doctor. Apply this topical solution to your lash line every night but if eye irritation occurs, stop the application and consult your doctor at once. The manufacturer of this product said that after weeks of constant application, you may notice an improvement in the appearance of your eyelashes.
Do these tips to have stronger lashes. You may also trim lashes to make them strong. You should also remember to avoid moisturizer or any other substances from getting into your eye. But if ever you have not avoided to, wash out your eyes immediately.