Eyebrow shaping is the process of grooming the eyebrows, typically by plucking, tweezing or waxing to suit the facial features.
Why should I get my eyebrows shaped?
Having your eyebrows shaped by a trained beauty professional is the best way to get the the shape you want.
The idea is to have the brow shape the eye socket and complement your features. Whenthe eye area, frames the face
What are the main types of eyebrow shaping at a beauty spa or salon and how long to they last?
Waxing, threading and Electrolysis are the main types of eyebrow shaping done by professionals.
Eyebrow waxing is the most common technique used, and involves hot or cold wax being spread on the hairs outside the shape of the brows, the being pulled quickly in the opposite direction of hair growth. The more often you get it done, the less it hurts " so it pays to keep up regular treatment to get the most out of the procedure.
An eyebrow wax usually lasts between 2 to 8 weeks depending on your hair growth. It is best for people with large brows or those who have never tweezed them before.
Threading has been gaining popularity in recent years. It is an ancient form of hair removal that uses a strand of cotton that is twisted amount multiple hairs at the same time and pulled, resulting in many hairs being pulled at once.
Electrolysis is the last beauty clinic treatment used to shape brows. This treatment involves an aesthetician putting an electrical current into each follicle via a small needle. The electrical current zaps the hair and prevents it from growing back, and it is necessary for you to have multiple treatments to completely get rid of the excess hair.