The eyelash enhancers are nothing but those beauty products or serums that are used to promote the growth of eyelashes. There are many options when it comes to choosing the right product for the eyelashes. Women are great deal makers; they invest a lot of time and efforts in search of the best option available for them in the market. Perhaps, it is a very good idea to make a research on the products before laying your hands on one.

Thicker and longer eyelashes are every woman’s dream. No one can deny the fact that luscious and fuller eyelashes make the eyes look wider and beautiful. Even though various options of the eyelash extension are available in the market and online too, yet choosing the best one can be a tedious job. The eyelash growth products normally come in gel or serum form and are required to be applied to the upper eyelashes using an applicator.

Best ways to choose the eyelash enhancing products:

Following are the list of some important tips you should keep in mind before buying the eyelash enhancers:

  1. Watch out for the key ingredients:

Before buying a cosmetic or a drug one must always look for the key ingredients. Most of the formulations for thickening and darkening the eyelashes are chemical, hormones and nutrients. Any high-quality eye product must contain only natural ingredients that are safe for eyes.

The eyelash enhancing products mostly contain:

  • Prostaglandin analogues like bimatoprost and latanoprost
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin C
  • Vitamin E
  • D-panthenol
  • Polypeptides
  • Nettle
  • Hyaluronic acid
  • Kelp
  • Honey
  • Horse chestnut
  1. Use FDA approved product

This check helps you to identify and ensure that the eyelash growth product is test by FDA ophthalmologists and dermatologists for its efficacy and safety.

  1. Working process of enhancers

You should know that how will the enhancer work to lengthen your eyelashes. Some of the enhancers are designed to work in a way to manipulate the eyelash growth follicles and accelerate the growth phase to result in gorgeously long lashes. Some other eyelash serums work by strengthening the roots of the hairs and avoiding the premature breakage and falling of lash hairs. So, one must ensure that the product she is buying is not only good for thickening and lengthening of eyelashes but it will also prevent the breakage and falling off.


  1. Time limit to see the results

The common feature or we can say drawback of all the serums is the long time they take before showing up even the slightest improvement in the growth of the lash hairs. You can see visible changes in the lash length anywhere from two to four weeks while a desirable growth can only be achieved by using the product for 3-4 months.

  1. Expected results

The expected results should be based on the present condition of your lashes. If you want to have shinier and healthy lashes replacing your dry, brittle and lifeless lashes, then you must go for a serum with moisturizing abilities.

Secondly if you are willing to lengthen your lashes and simply want the product with lash hair lengthening property then opt for those specially designed to do the work. However here, you will  have to wait patiently before getting the desired results.

  1. Leading products or brands

There are several options available for you to choose from. Still read the reviews, do some research before finalizing the product. The quality of the various lash serums available in the market may vary.

  1. Learn about the expected side effects

Like any other drug, eyelash serum too may have some or the other side effects. Read the warning and the precautions before using any product on eyes as they are one of the most sensitive areas of our body. The common side effects seen in most of the eyelash enhancing serums are:

  • Stinging sensations
  • Burning at the site of application
  • Redness
  • Watery discharge from eyes
  • Potential discoloration to the iris
  1. Check whether the product can be used with the contact lenses or not as some of the products might cause irritation with contact lenses or may cause damage to lenses
  2. Some of you might also look for other factors like price, customer rating and reviews before finalizing a eyelash enhancing product


Choosing the best eyelash enhancing product might be a difficult job because there is no solution  that is perfect for everyone. So, the above-given points might prove to be helpful for you. Choosing the right product for yourself will not only help you in getting desired long and beautiful lashes but also, it will help you to prevent some unwanted health hazards.