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What's Your Best Brow Shape?

Take this quiz to see what your ideal eyebrow shape is -- and get at-home eyebrow shaping tips (naturally)

There are two types of people in this world: people who care about their eyebrows and people who just don't understand what the fuss is about. For a long time I was in the later camp; other than mowing down a massive uni-brow I didn't get why anyone would spend time plucking their eyebrows.

The day I made the switch: when my aunt dragged me to the salon, plopped me on the eyebrow waxer's table and let her go to town. When I sat up, disoriented from the semi-kidnapping and squinting from the eyebrow waxing pain, I looked in the mirror and -- I got it. The difference it made in my face was huge. I looked polished, like I spent time putting on makeup even though I hadn't (that was for semi-kidnapping round two). I made a firm switch to "the other side" and never looked back.

Whatever camp you're currently in, this eyebrow shapes quiz is a must-take. Because even if you're a devoted eyebrow plucker or waxer, you still might not know what your perfect shape is. The experts I talked to, Golee Khesti from Ona Spa in Los Angeles and brow specialist Kristie Streicher, say that people often over-pluck or miss the mark on their eyebrow arch.

So just take this quiz and answer a few questions about your current eyebrow situation and we'll hook you up with the eyebrow shape that will completely transform your face (in a good way, obviously). Plus, we'll share tips to get the shape at home -- although our experts do recommend heading to a brow specialist for your first eyebrow shaping experience. They are the professionals after all.

by Sarah Carrillo
What's Your Best Brow Shape?
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How often do you pluck your eyebrows?

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Arlene Bartels Jones Wood (Wed, 27 Apr 2011 13:27:02 -0700): Thank you your articile on eyebrows was helpful. My problem is when I was 35 I got the hicken pictures and I have scars under eyebrows. On right side I have a big bare spot and brows are hard to shape. It there any advice you can give me? I do use mascara to fill in and darken brows.
Beth Aponte Gomez (Sat, 25 Jun 2011 20:25:30 -0700): I had bald spots and sparse brows also and got them filled in with permanent make up. Worked like a charm!
Adele Barela (Tue, 09 Aug 2011 18:52:15 -0700): Thanks for the helpful Idvise. I tend to do a pretty good job when it comes to my eyebrows.
Elizabeth Erne (Sat, 12 Nov 2011 13:37:04 -0800): I don't agree with this answer. I do my own and have no issues with them. I am not going to let them grow for six weeks. And my eyebrows are sparse. I think as long as you start them and end them in the proper spot anyone looks fine with however they chose to do their eyebrows.
Elizabeth Erne (Sat, 12 Nov 2011 13:39:12 -0800): I find just a cheap eyebrow pencil in a matching color to your eyebrows works fine. I also love using eyebrow stencils to make sure they somewhat match saccharin others.
Elizabeth Erne (Sat, 12 Nov 2011 13:39:45 -0800): Each other. Typing skills are not good today!
Laurie Dupuis (Sun, 20 Nov 2011 14:25:51 -0800): Tips were spot-on for me! So was the quiz :)
Leah Schwartz (Sun, 01 Jan 2012 14:35:58 -0800): I personally love the ELF eye brow palette from their studio line.. i use medium and it works great.. you get complete control as to how dark they are and how defined
Loretta Wilson (Wed, 18 Jan 2012 04:39:45 -0800): heoped me
Almas Karowalia (Thu, 08 Mar 2012 17:58:27 -0800): Elizabeth Erne go at mall at turtule creek and try very nice threading eye brow. ausome
Almas Karowalia (Thu, 08 Mar 2012 18:00:33 -0800): Beth Aponte Gomez you need to go mall at turtule creek . eyebrow threading kiosk
Almas Karowalia (Thu, 08 Mar 2012 18:03:14 -0800): dear, you go mall at turtul creek for eye brow threading and see after your look. aousome
Almas Karowalia (Thu, 08 Mar 2012 18:04:58 -0800): you can go mall at turtle creek perfect brow bar eye brow threadin.very nice
Carolyn C Vizzini (Sun, 02 Sep 2012 22:38:16 -0700): How do I grow back totally burned off brows. emaill ccvizzi@aol.com. Thank you for the other helpfull advice.
Alba Alas (Wed, 17 Oct 2012 12:48:35 -0700): What I like to use is eyebrow powder and a spoolie brush. I first start to fill in my eyebrows using feather strokes from the inside working my way out to the tip of my brows. Then go thru what I have done with the spoolie.
Liz Pagán Lugo (Sat, 13 Jul 2013 07:04:59 -0700): Its the same advice that the qizz gave for pear/triangle face..And her arch isn't above her pupil, in the middle...
Sonam Alvi (Sun, 06 Oct 2013 00:23:10 -0700): not stisfied
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