Will my eyebrows grow back fully if I've been plucking them for over 10 years? A

  1. keepitnatural profile image72
    keepitnaturalposted 6 years ago

    Will my eyebrows grow back fully if I've been plucking them for over 10 years? After 4 weeks they

    are really thin & patchy, will they return to full thickness in more time?

  2. relache profile image85
    relacheposted 6 years ago

    Plucking, especially when done repeatedly, has a high chance of damaging the hair root.  Since you have been plucking your eyebrows for over a decade, it's most likely that the brows will not return exactly to their former thickness.  It could take six months to a year to really see how your eyebrows come back.

  3. kerlynb profile image87
    kerlynbposted 6 years ago

    Excessive plucking can do so much damage to the skin below the eyebrows and the eyebrows themselves.  I know this because I was into excessive plucking before, when it was all the rage to have sleek eyebrows.

    I've grown my eyebrows, however, since I realized that natural-looking eyebrows make me look younger and fresher.

    Here's what I did to grow back my eyebrows.  Hopefully, this routine would work for you, too :-)

    - I  did (still do) threading instead of plucking.
    - I massaged (still do) my eyebrows with virgin coconut oil to moisturize them and the skin under them.
    - While I was waiting for my eyebrows to grow back, I'd use an eyebrow pencil and brow gel just to make my eyebrows look thicker than they actually were.

 
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