Yes, I’m talking about the eyelash curler.
But far from anything to be afraid of, eyelash curlers are a total game-changer in your makeup routine.
They’ll lift and curl your lashes and make your eyes look more wide awake (handy when you’re still half asleep at your desk).
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And there are ways to make it work even harder. We put three eyelash curler hacks to the test – and yes, they really do make a difference.
1.Make the curl last longer.
If you notice your eylashes drooping by the time you’re on your second morning coffee, turn the heat up.
Blast your eyelash curler with your hairdryer for five seconds. Let it cool down a little so it doesn’t hurt to touch, then curl as normal. The heat will help set the curl and hold for longer.