Women are very finicky about their eyes and eyelashes. They apply many cosmetic products to make the eyes and eyelashes look beautiful. Mascaras are the most common cosmetic product to be applied on the eyes and eyelashes. However they are filled with harmful chemicals that destroy your eyelashes and make them to fall off. Women also make use of fake eyelashes to look beautiful. These fake eyelashes can be stuck on your natural ones with the help of a glue. This can be dangerous as the glue between the fake eyelashes and the natural ones can cause bacteria to develop making the natural eye lashes to thin out and fall off eventually. It is therefore recommended to grow the eyelashes naturally to make them look longer fuller and attractive at all times.
There are many women who do not have the genes to get the eyelashes to be grown naturally and this is why they go in for the fake ones. The process of falling off the eyelashes and growing back is a natural cycle and this happens to all. But the speed at which they grow is dependent on the diet you follow and the products you use for your beauty regimen. However if you make use of the home remedies and homemade serums you can grow thick eyelashes very fast and that too without burning a hole in your pocket.
Let us take a look at some of the best homemade serums to be applied on your eyelashes.
Growth Serum for Eyelashes
Eyelashes get thin and fall off due to the lack of vitamin B and C along with fat soluble vitamins in your body. The easiest way to get your eyelashes grow back with a good quality is by adding the intake of vitamins in your daily diet. But it is not necessary that we get all the vitamins from our diet as we are choosy in the foods we consume. So it is best to make a homemade serum that has all the required vitamins to grow your eyelashes thick enough. You will need the following ingredients to get long and thick eyelashes. Coconut Oil – ½ teaspoon; Castor Oil – 1 Teaspoon; Vitamin E oil – 2 capsules.You need to mix all these ingredients and store it in a bottle with a dropper.
The main reason for the dropper is to stop wastage and use it on a cotton ball or your fingertips and apply it on your eyelashes. The best part about this serum is that it can sustain for a year if stored in an airtight container at all times. So you can double the ingredients to make sure you do not have to prepare it every now and then.
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Thinking of lemon peels may not look as the right option to use as a homemade serum for growing eyelashes but they are actually one of the best ways to grow your eyelashes fast and thick. The lemon peels have Vitamins B and C along with folic acid that helps in the quicker growth of the eyelashes. They even have cleansing and stimulating properties for quicker growth. But using the lemon peel directly on your eyelashes may irritate them therefore a homemade serum needs to be created to reduce the irritation from the lemon peels. Take a moderately dried lemon peel and dip it in castor and olive oil for a few days. This will help the lemon peel to leave all the nutrients and be absorbed in the oils.
Now remove the peel and store the oil in an airtight container or a bottle which can be used with a dropper. Start using this homemade serum on your eyelashes each night before you go to bed. It will show the desired results in no time and you may stop using the serum or continue to keep the growth of the eyelashes as good as they have become.
Eggs have great content of vitamin B and biotin which help in improving the texture of your hair be it any area of the body. Proteins help to lengthen and strengthen the hair which is available in abundance in eggs. You can apply egg serum on your eyelashes to get thick and long eyelashes. For this you will need an egg, break open and whip it to make a paste. Apply this mixture on your eyelashes and let it dry for 15 minutes. Then wash it with cold water. Repeat this for the next few days and you will see great results as eggs help hair growth quickly. This is also the reason that many hair shampoos have egg content in it.
Green Tea Serum
Green Tea is rich in flavonoid which stimulates the eyelashes growth and cleans the follicles to make the growth even better. The eyelashes growth is completely dependent on the green tea serum. All you need to do is boil a cup of green tea without any sweetener. Let it cool down and apply it on your eyelashes with the help of a cotton swab. Let it stay for almost 15 minutes and then wash it off with cold water to be repeated for numerous times during the day. This serum being a natural one can be used multiple times without any harm or side effects.
Castor oil serum
Castor oil helps to generate and stimulate the hair follicles and remove any microorganisms that are breeding on the eyelashes and stopping their growth. It even nourishes the lashes to make them stronger healthier and resistant from breakages or fall outs. Castor oil itself is great to be used on the eyelashes to grow them. But if it is mixed with fresh aloe vera gel or vitamin E it can do improve the effectiveness of the growth. You can use any of the methods with castor oil but make sure to use it before bed time and rinse it with warm water in the morning to see the results within a few months.
Coconut oil has many great nutrients and vitamins that can renew the scalp hair effectively and naturally. All you need to do is heat the oil a little for you to apply it on the eyelashes with a clean mascara wand or a cotton ball or even with your fingertips. Make sure that the oil is not hot when you apply it. This will give you long, shiny and soft lashes in no time.
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Vaseline is a semi liquid and works best as a serum to get the desired length and thickness for your eyelashes. You should apply it a little on your eyelashes before you go to bed. This will make sure that Vaseline will work overnight to make your eyelashes grow thick and long.
Olive oil helps to deliver the best results when you apply it on your eyelashes as it has oleic acid and vitamin E which nourishes the damaged lashes and adds volume to it. If you have eyelashes that are barely visible due to the less black color then olive oil is the best remedy as it darkens them. Apply the olive oil before you go to sleep and keep it overnight to show the desired results. In a month or so you will see that your eyelashes have grown thick and dark.
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The lashes will grow as per their own pace but if you do not have the patience and need them to grow at a faster pace; then you can try out the above methods to grow the eyelashes real quick. As these remedies are homemade they do not have any side effects and can be used by all. Moreover if you have any allergies from some of the above mentioned ingredients then you should take advice from the doctor before trying out any of the serums.