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The eyebrow is an area of thick, delicate hairs above the eye that follows the shape of the lower margin of the brow ridges.
The eyebrows define the eyes as the umbrella of the eyes; they represent the whole look of the eye. The eyebrows are the most defining part of the overall look of the face, especially the sight.
Creating the PERFECT brow shape is determined by the shape of your face as well as your eye shape. Defining eyebrows is a multi-million dollar business with the shaping, cutting, tattooing, waxing, defining, and tweezing.
Thin brows were popular in the 20s – 50s era. Pencil-thin brows were associated with the upper classes and celebrities.
Thin eyebrows were achieved by shaving the natural brows then drawing the brow on with eyebrow pencils.
Greta Garbo, one of the most glamorous actresses of her time was known for her pencil-thin eyebrows.
Thick eyebrows are associated with natural beauty. In the 80s, Brooke Shields, who was often referred to as the most beautiful girl in the world – her most noted facial feature is her thick, full, stunning eyebrows.