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To achieve a natural look, be sure to use the attached brush to really blend in the color.

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It takes more than a pair of tweezers to keep your arches looking polished—you also need a stellar eyebrow pencil. ybf’s Automatic Universal Taupe Pencil matches every hair color, from blondes to brunettes and everything in between. Plus the twist up design means you never have to worry about sharpening. Best of all, it also comes with a handy brow brush to add texture and make brows look natural.

How it Works

This creamy taupe pencil really does work on a wide range of hair colors. Depending on how much pressure you use, the color will change. If you have light hair, use a light touch; if you have darker hair feel, free to be more aggressive. Good news for redheads: this shade is perfect for you! The built-in brow brush is great for texturizing.

How to Use

To determine where your brow should begin, hold your brow pencil vertically against your nose. The spot where it hits your brow is where the hairs should start. Keep the pencil pressed against your nostril and tilt it so that it’s in line with the outer corner of your iris — that’s where your arch should fall. Now, angle your pencil a little further so it’s aligned with the outer corner of your eye. That is where your brow should end. Using these key points as the outline for your natural shape, fill in your brows with small, feathery strokes. Finish by sweeping the brush over your brows. Watch our video for more tips.

Hydrogenated Coco-Glycerides, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax (Candelilla Cera), Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax (Cera Carnauba), Ceresin, Microcrystalline Wax (Cera Microcristallina), Beeswax (Cera Alba), Ozokerite, Rhus Succedanea Fruit Wax, Octyldodecanol, Cetyl Esters, Beta-Glucan, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Triolein, Lecithin, Phytosteryl Canola Glycerides, Linoleic Acid, Palmitic Acid, Oleic Acid, Stearic Acid, Tocopherol, Tocopherol Acetate, Sorbitan Sesquioleate, Phenyl Methicone, BHT. May Contain: Iron Oxides (CI 77491, 77492, 77499).

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Great brow pencil
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I've only used the pencil a few times, but so far I think it's a great brow pencil. I have dark eyebrows and it doesn't take too much of it. I notice it goes on darker the more or harder I press (which you don't have to press too hard). Once the brush is used next it really blends it in nicely. I have not noticed any smearing either. For the price, I think it's a steal!

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Hands down the best..
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I've filled in my brows for as long as I can remember. I have literally tried every product. Although there are other very good products out there, this is hands down my favorite! Extremely easy and quick to use. I have naturally blonde hair, so the lightest touch is all I need.

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Nice color
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The pencil is the first to match my color this well. It seems to last pretty well and looks nice. Application is simple. Would buy again

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love love love love
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Better than the other eyebrow pencil i had ordered (sumita- but that one was good too). this one blends so well and looks natural! Super smooth and simple love the brush addition.

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Works well
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This is a great universal color. It goes on a little dark for me, as I have redish blonde hair, but when I use the little brush to blend, it comes out perfect. It's the best eyebrow pencil I've tried.

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Very natural
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When using thin, short strokes, this pencil looks very natural.
I have blonde hair and light brown brows... If I use light strokes, it looks natural, but this could work really well for someone with dark hair also using more pressure when applying.
Very impressed with this, and I liked that it came with a "how-to" guide.

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love it!
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Fills in my sparse brows, while helps shape & tame with spoolie. Best of all it looks natural. Will definitely repurchase.

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Love this brow pencil!
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I was really skeptical about whether or not this pencil would give me natural looking yet polished arches because of my deep skin tone. I'm so glad to say that it truly is universal! It's easy to use, and the brush on one hand is quite handy for getting that perfect brow look. Give it a try.

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love
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i love this pencil! i can make it as light or dark as i want and it goes on smoothly.

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Brows on point
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This pencil is great. The color is perfect and the fact that you don't have to sharpen (therefore waste half or the pencil) is a selling point for me. It goes on smooth and stays all day. Win all around!

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