How To Make Eyebrow Gel at Home

Eyebrow gel is a cosmetic product that helps you shape and define your eyebrows. It can also add some color and fullness to your brows, making them look lusher and more voluminous. Eyebrow gel can be expensive and contain harsh chemicals that may harm your skin or hair. But don’t worry, you can make your own eyebrow gel at home using natural ingredients that are safe and effective. In this blog post, I will show you how to make eyebrow gel at home using four different methods. You will need some basic tools and ingredients that you can easily find in your kitchen or local store. Let’s get started!

Method 1: Gelatin and Water

This method is very simple and uses only two ingredients: gelatin and water. Gelatin is a protein that can help thicken and set the gel, while water provides the base. You can also add some food coloring or mica powder to tint the gel according to your preference.

What You Need:

  • 1 tablespoon of gelatin powder
  • 1/2 cup of warm water
  • A small bowl
  • A microwave or a stove
  • A spoon
  • A mascara tube or a jar
  • A funnel
  • A clean mascara wand or a small angle brush

How To Make It:

  1. In a small bowl, add the gelatin powder and the warm water. Stir well until the gelatin dissolves. If the mixture is too runny, you can add more gelatin powder. If the mixture is too thick, you can add more water.
  2. If you want to tint the gel, you can add a few drops of food coloring or a pinch of mica powder. Stir well until the color is even.
  3. Microwave the mixture for 15 seconds or heat it on the stove until it is warm and smooth. Be careful not to boil it or burn it.
  4. Use a funnel to pour the mixture into a mascara tube or a jar. Let it cool and set completely before using it.
  5. To use the gel, dip a clean mascara wand or a small angle brush into the tube or the jar. Comb your eyebrows into the shape you want. Let the gel dry and enjoy your beautiful brows!

Method 2: Aloe Vera and Essential Oils

This method uses aloe vera gel and essential oils to make a nourishing and soothing eyebrow gel. Aloe vera gel is a natural moisturizer that can hydrate and heal your skin and hair. It can also help hold your eyebrows in place. Essential oils can add some fragrance and benefits to your gel. For example, rosemary essential oil can stimulate hair growth, while lavender essential oil can calm and relax your mood.

What You Need:

  • 1/4 cup of aloe vera gel
  • 5 drops of rosemary essential oil
  • 5 drops of lavender essential oil
  • A small bowl
  • A spoon
  • A mascara tube or a jar
  • A funnel
  • A clean mascara wand or a small angle brush

How To Make It:

  1. In a small bowl, add the aloe vera gel and the essential oils. Stir well until they are well combined.
  2. If you want to tint the gel, you can add some food coloring or mica powder. Stir well until the color is even.
  3. Use a funnel to pour the mixture into a mascara tube or a jar. Store it in a cool and dry place.
  4. To use the gel, dip a clean mascara wand or a small angle brush into the tube or the jar. Comb your eyebrows into the shape you want. Let the gel dry and enjoy your beautiful brows!

Method 3: Petroleum Jelly and Cocoa Powder

This method uses petroleum jelly and cocoa powder to make a creamy and rich eyebrow gel. Petroleum jelly is a common ingredient in many beauty products that can moisturize and protect your skin and hair. It can also help hold your eyebrows in place. Cocoa powder can add some color and antioxidants to your gel. It can also make your gel smell like chocolate!

What You Need:

  • 2 tablespoons of petroleum jelly
  • 1 teaspoon of cocoa powder
  • A small bowl
  • A spoon
  • A mascara tube or a jar
  • A funnel
  • A clean mascara wand or a small angle brush

How To Make It:

  1. In a small bowl, add the petroleum jelly and the cocoa powder. Stir well until they are well combined. You can adjust the amount of cocoa powder according to your desired color.
  2. Use a funnel to pour the mixture into a mascara tube or a jar. Store it in a cool and dry place.
  3. To use the gel, dip a clean mascara wand or a small angle brush into the tube or the jar. Comb your eyebrows into the shape you want. Let the gel dry and enjoy your beautiful brows!

Method 4: Flaxseed and Honey

This method uses flaxseed and honey to make a sticky and glossy eyebrow gel. Flaxseed is a superfood that can provide omega-3 fatty acids and fiber to your body. It can also help thicken and set the gel, while adding some shine to your brows. Honey is a natural sweetener that can moisturize and nourish your skin and hair. It can also help hold your eyebrows in place.

What You Need:

  • 1/4 cup of water
  • 1 tablespoon of flaxseed
  • 1 teaspoon of honey
  • A small pot
  • A stove
  • A spoon
  • A strainer
  • A bowl
  • A mascara tube or a jar
  • A funnel
  • A clean mascara wand or a small angle brush

How To Make It:

  1. In a small pot, add the water and the flaxseed. Bring it to a boil over medium-high heat, then reduce the heat and simmer for about 10 minutes, stirring occasionally. The mixture should become thick and gel-like.
  2. Turn off the heat and strain the mixture through a strainer into a bowl. Discard the flaxseed or use it for other purposes.
  3. Add the honey to the bowl and stir well until it is well combined with the gel.
  4. If you want to tint the gel, you can add some food coloring or mica powder. Stir well until the color is even.
  5. Use a funnel to pour the mixture into a mascara tube or a jar. Store it in the refrigerator for up to a week.
  6. To use the gel, dip a clean mascara wand or a small angle brush into the tube or the jar. Comb your eyebrows into the shape you want. Let the gel dry and enjoy your beautiful brows!

FAQs

Here are some frequently asked questions and answers about making eyebrow gel at home.

Q: How long does homemade eyebrow gel last?

A: Homemade eyebrow gel can last for different periods of time depending on the ingredients and the storage conditions. Generally, you should store your gel in a cool and dry place, away from direct sunlight and heat. You can also refrigerate your gel to extend its shelf life. As a rule of thumb, you should use your gel within a month or less, and discard it if it smells bad, changes color, or grows mold.

Q: How do I choose the right color for my eyebrow gel?

A: The color of your eyebrow gel should match or complement your natural eyebrow color. You can use food coloring or mica powder to adjust the color of your gel. You can also mix and match different colors to create your own custom shade. For example, you can use activated charcoal for black, cocoa powder for brown, beet powder for red, and ginger powder for blonde. You can also use clear gel if you don’t want to add any color to your brows.

Q: How do I apply eyebrow gel?

A: To apply eyebrow gel, you need a clean mascara wand or a small angle brush. Dip the wand or the brush into the gel and wipe off any excess. Comb your eyebrows into the shape you want, starting from the inner corner and moving outwards. You can also use a spoolie or a clean toothbrush to blend the gel and create a more natural look. Let the gel dry and set before touching your brows.

Q: What are the benefits of using eyebrow gel?

A: Eyebrow gel can help you shape and define your eyebrows, as well as add some color and fullness to them. Eyebrow gel can also keep your brows in place throughout the day, preventing them from looking messy or unruly. Eyebrow gel can also nourish and protect your skin and hair, especially if you use natural ingredients that have moisturizing, healing, and stimulating properties.

Conclusion

Making eyebrow gel at home is easy, fun, and affordable. You can use natural ingredients that are safe and effective for your skin and hair. You can also customize the color and the scent of your gel according to your preference. You can use eyebrow gel to shape and define your brows, as well as add some color and fullness to them. Eyebrow gel can also keep your brows in place throughout the day, making them look more beautiful and attractive. I hope you enjoyed this blog post and learned how to make eyebrow gel at home. If you have any questions or comments, please feel free to leave them below. Thank you for reading and happy DIY-ing! 

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