Do you agree that your eyes are one of the first things that people notice? Having an attractive pair of eyes can draw a lot of attention and boost your beauty quotient instantly.
While the shape, colour and size of our eyes play an important role in making them look attractive, the thickness and length of the lashes are is also equally important.
Having thick, long lashes will make your eyes stand out and give you a livelier appearance.
Thick, healthy eyelashes have been considered as a true mark of beauty since times immemorial!
Some people naturally have thick, long eyelashes and they don't even have to use mascara! Lucky, right?
However, some of us do not possess a healthy growth of eyelashes and hence must take a few steps to promote their growth.
Many a times, due to the harsh chemicals infused in the eye makeup, dryness of the eyes, lack of a proper nutrition, leaving on the eye makeup for a long time, etc, our lashes start to thin and the hairs fall off.
So, if you are looking for an effective way to attain thick, long eyelashes, then you can try this homemade castor oil and olive oil eye mask.
Recipe To Prepare The Oil Mask
- Castor oil - ½ teaspoon
- Olive oil - ½ teaspoon
The mixture of olive oil and castor oil can stimulate the follicles in your eyelids to produce more hair, thereby making your eyelashes appear thicker.
In addition, this oil eye mask can nourish your eyelids and lashes, making the hair healthier from the roots, thereby preventing thinning of the lashes.
The combination of castor oil and olive oil can also soothe your eyes and ease away wrinkles and fine lines that develop around the eyes.
How It's Done:
- Add ½ a teaspoon of castor oil and ½ a teaspoon of olive oil in a small bowl.
- Mix the ingredients well using a spoon.
- Apply a thin coat on your eyelids, covering the lashes.
- Now, gently massage the area using a finger.
- You can leave the oil mask on overnight.
- Rinse your eyelids in the morning using a mild face wash.