Tuesday 18 November 2014

Anastasia Brow Update

Anastasia DipBrow Pomade in Medium Brown / Anastasia #12 Large Synthetic Duo Brow Brush

Earlier this year I purchased & reviewed the Anastasia DipBrow Pomade in Blonde. I absolutely loved the formula of the product but as I'm obvs not a natural blonde, the colour never looked quite right on me. It was far too light & warm for my cool brown brow hairs. I had to top it up with a brow powder to make it look half decent. Then in July Anastasia added a few new shades to the DipBrow lineup including Medium Brown which is exactly the colour I was hoping for. I was tempted to get Taupe but when swatched it still looked very similar to Blonde just slightly more cool toned. Medium Brown is the perfect match for my natural brow colour as it's a little bit darker too. For reference other Anastasia products that suit my colouring are the Tinted Brow Gel in Granite & Brow Wiz in Medium Ash. Now that I finally have this product in the right colour I am completely enamoured with it. It will totally change your brow game & I can't recommend the DipBrow Pomades enough!

When I ordered the Medium Brown DipBrow Pomade I decided to also get the #12 brush as I've read so many good reviews of it. I was previously using a Laura Mercier angled brow brush and I thought that was amazing at the time but this brush is even better! It only picks up a small amount of product so your brows won't look too heavy or fake. It really helps to sculpt your eyebrows and the spoolie on the other end is excellent quality too. It makes it so easy to feather the start of your brows so there aren't any harsh lines. These two products just work so well together. They're all I've been using to fill in my eyebrows lately & I don't think mine have ever looked better.

Anastasia Brow Scissors

Another Anastasia product that I recently invested in are these adorable brow scissors. Although I would love to go & get HD Brows done someday, I currently always do my own brow maintenance. A pair of tweezers will only get you so far though & sometimes you just need to trim those hairs. I've always had a weird gap in my brows that I could tell was because I was plucking the hairs rather than trimming them. I remember following an eyebrow grooming tutorial a few years ago and I stupidly trimmed them with some kitchen scissors. They looked terrible & took ages to grow back properly! My brow shape had been bugging me lately so I bought these and gave it another go. I no longer have the weird gap as these have properly sorted out my brow arches. They are so sharp & thin that it's easy to cut individual hairs in the exact place you need to. Precision is key when it comes to grooming your own eyebrows so these are must-have if you don't have time to visit a beauty salon.

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  1. I wish my eyebrows were as nice as yours! x

  2. I am seriously terrible at doing my eyebrows I have no idea what I'm doing half the time! So jealous of yours! xx


  3. Looks really good - You've got lovely brows too! Stunning


  4. I really want to try this product, it looks and sounds great.

    Claudia xxx

  5. Your eyebrows look so lovely! I definitely need to try Anastasia products!
    Jodie xo // La Lune Song

  6. I've never thought about brow scissors, it's quite a scary concept! But if it works that's great :) I want to try the brow wiz, it looks so natural and sounds amazing!

    India / Touchscreens & Beautyqueens

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  7. Ah, glad the new formula is working so well for you! Your brows look great! I'm a huge fan of Anastasia brow products and have been using their Brow Powder Duo for years. Very curious to try the Pomade! xo



  8. I'm an a red head (dyed) and have no idea what shade to go for as I don't want reddy eyebrows, that's the only thing that puts me off this product.
    Kathryn / Cherries in the Snow

  9. Damn you have some lovely brows! I have really pale brows, ever since plucking them when I was younger I've had a gap which has only recently started to slightly recover!

    Cloey x

  10. That looks gorgeous.