Fall Makeup Trend: Bold Brows— Top 5 Budget Brow Pencils and Kits

Every great piece of art deserves a beautiful frame.  Translation—get on board with the Fall 2011 makeup trend of  bold brows, in all its variations—brushed-up, imperfectly perfect and deliciously dark.

This “high brow” look is so user-friendly that you may just want to skip your threading appointments until further notice.


One bronze beauty on board with the bold brow trend is style muse Solange. The budding fashionista is known to experiment with different brow styles—from dramatic, dark chocolate arches (as seen at CFDA/Vogue Toast to Red Carpet Rebels) to full, manicured half-moons (as seen at Gabrielle’s Angel Foundation for Cancer Research Angel Ball.

Given that is fall, and you no doubt have major shopping expeditions head, try one of these inexpensive eyebrow makeup options to bring the bold brow trend from runway to real way.

1. NYX Eyebrow Cake Powder $6

NYX Brow Kit on Blinging Beauty

What it is:

A kit for “cooking up exquisite eyebrows.”

What it does:

Contains complementary powders which can be customized to create the perfect shade and shape, style and tame eyebrows.

2. Wet ‘n’ Wild Brow Kit $3.99

What it is:

A mini brow salon in a 5-piece handy, purse-friendly compact.

What it does:

Shape, smooth, define, and maintain perfect brows.

3. Iman Perfect Eyebrow Pencil $7

What it is:

A multi-functional brow pencil.

What it does:

Creates the ideal brow shape by expertly defining, separating, grooming and lining the brows. Also separates top and bottom lashes.

4. L’Oreal Brow Stylist Professional $9.95

What it is:

A 3-in-1 brow grooming tool.

What it does:

Grooms, shapes and defines with professional-grade tweezers, a powder-based formula  and custom brow brush.

5. Maybelline Define-a-Brow

What it is:

 A micro-mechanical pencil complete with a comb.

What it does:

Delivers precise, smear-proof application for evenly defined brows.

Pick your tool:


By Lakish LA Campbell, Editor of Blaq Vixen Beauty

Article Content Courtesy of Blinging Beauty

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