This post was originally published on July 12, 2014.
In today’s beauty world, it’s hard to imagine a time when we wanted anything other than the biggest, baddest, boldest brows in town. Yes, those days (a.k.a. the '90s) of tadpole brow shapes and Sharpie fill-in can finally be written off as cringe-inducing mistakes of the past.
So, with those fumbles out of the way, it's safe to assume we're no longer making any other big brow mistakes, right? Actually, wrong
. According to Maribeth Madron, Maybelline New York brow expert, some of the ways we maintain our arches could actually be doing them — and, by proxy, our faces — some harm.
Ahead, find out all the ways you've been doing wrong by your brows — big time.
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