Is Eyelash and Eyebrow Tinting Safe?

Having long, thick lashes can make a world of difference to your look for women. There are new treatments on the rise; such as eyelash lift, eyelash tint, and eyebrow tinting, these low maintenance ways are to make your brows and lashes appear fuller and darker without the need of make-up. If you’re unfamiliar with brow and lash tinting, a dye is brushed directly onto the eyebrows and eyelashes to darken them. With an eyelash lift is a lash perm that curls your lashes. Both eyebrow and eyelash tint, as well as lash lift lasts approximately 4-6 weeks.

What you should know prior to getting one of these treatments done, is despite warnings from the FDA and experts, brow and lash tinting are taking over Instagram. In some states, eyelash and eyebrow tinting are not legal, as many different kinds of dyes may be used and can cause serious eye injuries. There can be temporary and permanent side effect such as eye irritation, redness and possible blindness if the dye goes into the eye.

The best bet, would be sticking with a good old lash curler and mascara. Yes, it is still be makeup at the end of the day, and your beauty routine will take a few minutes longer, but atleast you won’t be taking a gamble with your eyes and vision!


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