Breaking Stereotypes: Men’s Guide to Wearing Strip Lashes

To all the men, how many times have you heard people say, “You have eyelashes women would kill for,” in somewhat a very threatening tone? It is as if only women can have long, luscious, and beautiful lashes. For years, societal norms have dictated fashion and beauty standards, but today, more men are breaking these stereotypes and confidently adapting to an evolving landscape.
These days, men don’t have to dig through their female friends’ makeup bags for foundation, eyeliner, or nail polish—they now have their range of men’s makeup. And when it comes to strip lashes, who says it’s only for women? This guide aims to break stereotypes and provide practical tips to help men embrace this trend and provide before getting started.

Breaking Stereotypes:

Makeup has been an essential tool for self-expression and status throughout history. Men have used makeup in various past cultures and eras, from ancient Egyptian pharaohs to 18th-century European aristocrats.
Traditional gender norms have long limited men’s fashion and beauty choices. However, the rise of male beauty influencers and celebrities sporting strip lashes challenged these outdated notions. Representation matters, and seeing more men confidently wearing strip lashes encourages others to express themselves freely. Today, the beauty industry is witnessing a resurgence of men embracing makeup.

Explore our blog to discover how false eyelashes transcend traditional gender norms.

A Guide to Wearing Strip Lashes:

Whether for a special event or everyday wear, strip lashes offer various ways to enhance your look. However, the journey to wearing strip lashes begins with choosing the right lash style. Start with natural-looking lashes that complement your eye shape. Uroparis offers a variety of styles suitable for beginners.
Check out our reel to discover the ideal strip lash styles for your eye shape!


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Some Application Tips:

  • Preparing the Lashes: Trim the lashes to fit your eye shape. Measure against your lash line and cut from the outer end.
  • Applying Adhesive: Apply a thin layer of Uroparis Eye Adhesive to the lash band and wait about 30 seconds for it to become tacky.
  • Placing the Lashes: Place the lash strip as close to your natural lash line as possible using tweezers or fingers. Press gently along the band to secure.

Read our blog for a detailed step-by-step guide on how to apply strip lashes like a pro!

Icons and Influencer Rocking Lashes:

Male celebrities like Billy Porter, Adam Lambert, and Ezra Miller and influencers such as Bretman Rock, Jeffree Star, etc., have openly embraced strip lashes, showcasing their versatility and breaking down gender barriers in beauty. Their bold fashion choices inspire many to explore new aspects of self-expression without fear of judgment and push the boundaries of traditional male fashion norms.

Uroparis Strip Lashes Tailored for Men:

If you experience discomfort, it might be due to improper placement or too much adhesive. Practicing will improve it, so keep going if it takes a few tries to get it right.

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Final Thoughts

Wearing strip lashes is a decisive step toward breaking gender stereotypes and expressing your unique style, especially for men. Feel free to experiment and find what works best for you. By challenging traditional norms, we can create a more inclusive world where everyone feels free to express themselves.

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