Even if you're stuck at home or strapped for cash, don't give up on your dreams of getting the darker, fuller-looking eyebrows you've always wanted. Especially if you have absolutely zero desire to spend oodles of time and money on them—hi, hello, and welcome to your new favorite product: at-home brow tints. Yes, dyeing your own brows seems intimidating and almost certainly a bad decision, but trust: Each one of these kits is not only ridiculously fool-proof, but gives surprisingly natural-looking results, so you'll get brows like Gisele, not Groucho Marx.
Plus, if you're bored of picking up a brow pencil every single day and want to try an easier, cheaper, more long-lasting alternative, tinting will do your brows justice. The thing about semi-permanent brow tints is that they sound scarier than they really are. It's all about finding a formula with good-for-you ingredients and easy instructions. It literally takes a few minutes, max, for results that will last for weeks to come. Add one of these to your cart, pop a squat in front of your mirror, and get to tinting for fuller, more voluminous brows. Don't forget to selfie.
If your days last longer than you'd like with minimal time for touch-ups, you need this 24-hour semi-permanent brow gel in your life, like yesterday. Feather it through your brows using hair-like strokes for a subtle tint that won't budge all damn day. The more you do it, the more permanent the brow tint will become. What's even cooler is it's made with vitamin B5, which strengthens hair follicles and stimulates growth.
This vegan, water-based brow tint, free of peroxide and harsh chemicals, suits those with sensitive skin. To activate this tint, combine the powder with the activate, apply this on your brows, wait, and then gently wipe it off for freshly-tinted brows that will last up to two weeks. This $15 kit comes with 12 applications, which means you're bound to have beautiful brows for a year!
If you don't feel like fully committing to a brow tint, but down to test the waters, try this three-day tint. Once you lather the gel into your brow, it'll dry in seconds. Then, peel it off for visibly darker brows. According to reviews, the longer you leave the gel on the longer the tint lasts. So the ball is really in your court.
According to the rave reviews on Amazon, rest assured that this tint will keep your brows looking full and defined for up to four weeks. Simply brush the spoolie through your brows, let the dye marinate for 20 minutes, and wipe away the remnants, which will reveal a glossy color.
This Amazon-favorite brow dye (1,400 glowing ratings, y'all) has 12 applications, each of which lasts for about six weeks, and also comes in a mix of colors, like blue black, natural black, and brown black. Just mix the developer and dye together, then brush the pigment through your brows with the included spoolie for opaque, long-lasting color.
If this one looks familiar, it's because you've seen the paint-and-peel video tutorials on your social feeds for months. Just fill in your brows with one of the five shades, wait two hours, then gently peel off the film (don't worry; it won't stick to your hair) for a stain of color that fades slowly within a week.
After lining your skin with Vaseline, brush this no-mix tint (it's available in black, dark brown, and graphite) across your brows with the tube's doe-foot applicator, then wipe off the pigment after three minutes for a subtle tint that lasts up to four weeks.
What this tint lacks in the fancy, Instagrammable-packaging department, it makes up for with true, salon-level results that last for at least two weeks. Plus, each easy-to-follow kit (available in medium brown, dark brown, and light brown) contains 20 applications, making it shockingly affordable for almost a year's worth of dye.
Perfect for anyone with commitment issues, this brush-on waterproof tint fades after only a few days (though it'll last through a few face washings). Plus, each of the five formulas is filled with brow-plumping fibers to give you seriously thick-looking arches immediately.
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