The Best Way to Fill in Your Brows

01/03/2014 at 12:06 PM ET

Thanks to Lily Collins, Cara Delevingne and more stars blessed in the brow department, full arches have been trending since early 2013. But retiring your tweezers isn’t always enough to get thick, dramatic brows, especially if you’ve been plucking or waxing yours beyond recognition for several years.

The solution is obvious: a brow transplant. Kidding. The best way to create the look of big brows is with pencil, according to Chanel celebrity makeup artist Angela Levin, who works with Jennifer Aniston, Michelle Williams and Sandra Bullock.

RELATED VIDEO: Genius mascara tips you need to try now!

We asked Levin to show us her preferred technique, which involves two different shades of pencil. Yes, it requires a bit more work than you might be used to, but trust us, the results are well worth it.

Now tell us: What’s your favorite brow pencil? Do you have any great brow tips? Plus, tell us what other makeup tutorials you’d love to see!

–Andrea Lavinthal

Add A Comment

Got something to add to this post? Fill out the fields below to make a comment, ask a question or share a tip. We'd love to hear from you.

Note: If this is your first time commenting on Style News Now, your comment will need to be approved by our moderator before it will appear. Thanks for your patience, and check back again soon.

Showing 0 comments

From Our Partners


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 2,511 other followers

Sign up for our daily newsletter and other special offers.
    Choose your newsletters
Thank you for signing up! Your request may take up to one week to be processed.
    see all newsletters