Everybody knows, that our eyelashes’ purpose isn’t just to look good. They also serve as a protection for our eyes against dirt, dust, and other particles. We all have a finite number of lashes follicles, but if you are not caring for them carefully, you can lose plenty of them. We have gathered several tips for rich and healthy lashes, for every woman who wants butterfly lashes.
The olive oil
The olive oil is known as a natural remedy which helps you grow thicker hair. Being rich in vitamin E and K, it nourishes and adds volume to your eyelashes. This natural treatment will help your lashes grow to an optimum length. It’s recommended to massage your lashes with a simple cotton swab dipped in olive oil or with an old mascara stick. This trick will also help you maintain the dark color of your eyelashes.
There are many people who don’t know this trick, but if you want to stimulate the growth of your eyelashes you just need to massage the eyelids. You can do this massage by using petroleum jelly, castor oil or a few drops of vitamin E. Massage alongside your lids in circular motions using your fingertips. It’s recommended to do this massage 5 minutes daily for a few months. Make sure to wash your hands and face before doing the massage.
The lash growth serum
If you want to use a lash growth serum, you should know that it works in two ways. Firstly, the active agents go through your eyelash follicles, helping the lashes grow long and thick. Secondly, it will protect your lashes from environmental pollution. This way, they will be properly hydrated and nourished. Before you use an eyelash serum treatment, read the product’s leaflet. Make sure your skin is clean, especially your eyes area. You can apply this serum before bedtime. This way the active agents can be absorbed into the lash follicles during the night. On the other hand, you can use it twice a day for better results.
The green tea
The green tea is another effective remedy which stimulates the growth of your lashes. This anti-oxidant helps your hair grow and become stronger, even the ones on our and it even works for the eyelashes. All you need is some cool green tea and a piece of cotton. You can also use some cooled tea bags. Dip them into the cooled mixture and put them on your eyes for ten minutes. They will improve your circulation and will help your hair growth. This treatment is also good for wrinkles and eye puffiness.