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Benefit Browzings - way better than just shadow?

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NoelleHawthorne Fri 07-Nov-14 17:06:11

PLease?

NoelleHawthorne Fri 07-Nov-14 18:07:14

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Greengardenpixie Fri 07-Nov-14 18:14:15

It looks good. Ive never plucked my eyebrows though..but i like the idea of the wax. Hopefully someone will have one smile

hydeparkhottie Fri 07-Nov-14 18:24:35

yes, I like benefits brozings much better than any of the other products.

hydeparkhottie Fri 07-Nov-14 18:24:43

browzings*

NoelleHawthorne Fri 07-Nov-14 18:25:17

tell why hydey

Ladyhaha Fri 07-Nov-14 18:46:15

I've tried browzings and it gives good definition & looks natural, but doesn't work so well in covering gaps. I've got 1 fairly big gap (from years of overplucking) and only a pencil fills it properly.

hydeparkhottie Fri 07-Nov-14 18:48:57

I could tell you...but I'd rather show you. But I don't even know how to anymore.

It's effective in hiding my bald spots (in my eyebrows) and helps with shaping and making them look neater. All the other pencils, waxes and pots are either too heavy, or too light. The browzings gives you a two shade palette which really helps with shading and gradiating (I know it's not a word, but I'm sure you know what I mean). Also, less oily and the colour is more concentrated.

I could go on and on, but I fear I wouldn't actually be saying anything different.

scatteroflight Fri 07-Nov-14 18:50:19

Tbh I was underwhelmed by Browzings. The powder is very orange. And the sticky wax bit seems pointless to me - I'm not sure exactly what it's supposed to do?

ThisBitchIsResting Fri 07-Nov-14 18:51:43

The eyebrow stylist thing by Sleek is better IMO.

NoelleHawthorne Fri 07-Nov-14 18:52:41

my beautician recommended it and said the middle shade is quite 'warm' ( aka ginger)

NoelleHawthorne Fri 07-Nov-14 18:53:06

what one for dark brown? ( although will go into the store to have a shufty)

ggirl Fri 07-Nov-14 19:20:53

I'm not that impressed with it .loreal have one very similar out now , for £6 , dd said its same as benefit one.

NoelleHawthorne Fri 07-Nov-14 19:22:37

good tip gg

NoelleHawthorne Fri 07-Nov-14 19:25:18

i cant see it

ggirl Fri 07-Nov-14 19:32:20

http://www.boots.com/en/LOreal-Paris-Perfection-Brow-Artist-Plumper_1538996/

ggirl Fri 07-Nov-14 19:34:05

Hang on , she says the brush of the loreal one is too big .

NoelleHawthorne Fri 07-Nov-14 19:49:18

it looks like a mascara wand

Botanicbaby Fri 07-Nov-14 23:49:03

I used to love Benefit Browzings but I agree the brown is a bit too 'orange-y' and you always run out of the wax first and have loads of colour left on its own. Plus it gets messy with the wax being next to the colour.

What I have recently discovered (I love it - the only downfall is that I use the palest colour and a tiny bit of the middle one, so the darkest colour will def go to waste) is this: www.boots.com/en/Collection-Work-the-Colour-Eyebrow-Kit_1459316/
For 3.99 this is an absolute bargain. The applicator is great, it has a normal and a tapered brush, helps to create great brows.

Could do without the fixing gel mascara as this will run out before the rest of the kit so again, not a great feature.

I have learnt that the best way to 'fix' brows is a tip I picked up years ago from a make-up artist - spray ordinary hairspray onto a cotton bud and apply to your brows to set.

NoelleHawthorne Fri 07-Nov-14 23:53:10

Is the wax just not Vaseline?

Whippet81 Sat 08-Nov-14 03:45:56

I can't get on with it at all. It's too messy and everytime you scratch your face you end up with a clump of grubby wax under your nail.

Doesn't cover the gaps. I have mine to my SIL as did my other SIL!

Much prefer the Rimmel pencil.

ggirl Sat 08-Nov-14 08:22:14

I thought you were also talking about this benefit two thing
https://www.benefitcosmetics.co.uk/product/view/gimme-brow
Sorry , it's a bit shite btw.

I like loreal pencil , but my brows are decidedly low key compared to some these days.

ThisBitchIsResting Sat 08-Nov-14 10:28:03

This is the Sleek one. Good for blondes, the lightest shade isn't orangey at all. It's a sort of waxy colour stick thing, the other end is just a mascara wand.

NetHuns Sat 08-Nov-14 11:29:26

I like browzingsshock

NoelleHawthorne Sat 08-Nov-14 11:34:32

my woman said I would need the light one. I Was like

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