The struggle is real, people.
Every day we womenfolk are faced with weird beauty task after weird beauty task – eyelash curling, need we say more? – and sometimes we need a little bit of help.
Google Trends have released their top 10 beauty questions for the year just gone, and we have to say, we’ve asked just about all of them ourselves – so here are the questions AND our answers.
Watch and learn, ladies.
#1: “How do I do a fishtail braid?”
Oh, PREACH. Attempting a fishtail braid can feel like a trying to fold origami paper cranes whilst wearing woolen mittens.
If you are ready to learn, then shake out those locks and put this on repeat:
#2: “How do I make my hair grow faster?”
Along with, ‘can you lose weight whilst still eating junk food?’, this kind of hopeful Google inquiry comes from a place of quiet desperation. Sorry to disappoint, but the only thing between you and a Rapunzel mane is time.
But if waiting around isn’t you thing, you could also try scalp massage, heat treatments, and regular trims. You can read all the insider info to long and luscious locks, here – 5 Ways To Help Your Hair Grow Faster.
#3: “How do I fill in my eyebrows?”
Whilst we’re all aware that bold brows are the look du jour, most of us are a little lost on how to nail the ‘Brooke Shields in Blue Lagoon’ look whilst avoiding the ‘Susie Maroney circa 1992’ vibe.
Check out some real life examples from the Mamamia team in We Asked An Expert To Fix Our Brows.
#4: "How do I curl my hair?"
Every woman worth her weight in hair product has suffered at the hands of her hair curler. Mini burns to the forehead, hands, ears, hair...those things are torture instruments.
So, if you want to learn how to curl your hair without a hair curler? Behold - Three Ways To Curl Your Hair Without A Curling Wand.