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Guide: Picking The Best Lashes For Your Eye Shape

Why finding the perfect pair of lashes is so important!

When looking for the perfect false eyelash style, we are aware it can be overwhelming. With so many styles and so many eye shapes it can daunting. Especially when looking for a style to complement your eye shape. That is why we have put together a simple, easy to follow guide to help you decide what style of lashes will suit you best!

However, this is simply a guide we have put together for the beauties who are unsure on picking a style. By no means do you need to follow it! Be creative, mix it up and have fun! We currently offer six different styles of Luxury 3D Mink, six different styles of Luxury Faux Mink and five different styles of synthetic lashes. Not to mention we also have a variety of special edition styles in our multi packs! We have made sure we have a variety of styles to suit all different eye shapes and preferences. Don’t say we don’t spoil you beauties!

How to determine your eye shape:

Imagine a straight, horizontal line extending through the center of both eyes. For example; If the outer corners of your eyes are above the line, you have upturned eyes. If the corners are below the line, you have downturn eyes.

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Round Eyes


What are round eyes:
The crease of your eye is visible and your eyes are a circular shape.

What type of lashes we recommend: For false eyelashes that will really complement your eyes, we recommend long, wispy or cay eye lashes. These kinds of lashes will elongate the eye for a super flirty and voluminous look!

Perfect Match: Wispy, winged or cat eye lashes.

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Almond Eyes


What are almond eyes:
A visible crease in your eyelid and unlike round eyes, your iris touches the top and bottom of your eyelid. Almond shaped eyes have a slight point on the ends and are wider in the center of the eyes.

What type of lashes we recommend: Almond eyes suit most styles making them versatile. Therefore you can be more creative with your lash styles. Base the style of lashes on what kind of look you’re wanting to achieve, i.e glam look wear more a dramatic style.

Perfect Match: Most styles suit almond eyes.

Deep-set Eyes


What are deep-set eyes:
 Eyes sit under a stunning and prominent brow bone.

What type of lashes we recommend: Due to a prominent brow bone, long and voluminous lashes look the best. However, there is room for flexibility with this eye shape. Lash Envy Beauty offers a large range of dramatic and long lashes to choose from!

Perfect Match: Dramatic, long lashes.

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Hooded Eyes


What are hooded eyes:
The crease of your eyelid is hidden under the upper part of your lid or brow bone.

What type of lashes we recommend: If you choose to create more depth that will open up the eyes, styles that are longer and fuller in the center are a great choice.


Perfect Match: Tapered end lashes, wispy lashes (creates the illusion of depth)

Monolid Eyes


What are monolid eyes:
If you do not have any crease on your eyelid, you have a monolid eye shape. Monolids usually have straight lashes.

What type of lashes we recommend: Choose lashes with more of a flare for openness and length on the outer corners to create the illusion of an elongated eye shape. Fluffier, longer and more wispy lashes are great for creating more definition to your eyes.

Perfect Match: Light, fluffier, wispy lashes.

Close Set Eyes

What are close set eyes: The inner corners of your eyes sit close to your nose.

What type of lashes we recommend: If you want to highlight your eyeshape, focus on accentuating the outter corners to lengthen and lift the eyes. Longer length lashes from center to end are perfect.

Perfect Match: Fuller, volumous lashes

Downturned Eyes

What are downturned eyes: Your eyes have a downwards tilt at the outter corners.

What type of lashes we recommend: This type of eye looks amazing with a cat eye lash style.

Perfect Match: Cat eye, wispy and volumous lashes.

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Prominent Eyes

What are prominent eyes: large, bright and alluring on their own!

What type of lashes we recommend: Natural, varing short to medium wispy lashes provide a light weight yet stunning addition to your eyes.

Pefect Match: Natural, short to medium length, wispy lashes.

We have a wide range of different styles and materials to make sure we can match everyone’s lash needs!
Luxury 3D Mink Lashes – can be worn 20 – 25 wears if looked after
Luxury 3D Faux Mink Lashes – vegan and can be worn 20 – 25 wears if looked after
Luxury 3D Faux Mink Multi Packs – vegan, three pairs of lashes and can be worn 20 – 25 wears if looked after
Synthetic Lashes – vegan and can be worn up to 20 wears if looked after.
For more information on cleaning and caring for your lashes to maximum wear from them. Click here to view our guide!

For more inspiration and creative looks, click here to check out our Instagram (@lash_envy_beauty). 

If you have any further questions regarding our lashes please click here to view our FAQ. If your question has not been answered, please contact us via email at info@lashenvybeauty.com