eyelashes


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eyelashes

Rows of stiff hairs (cilia) growing on the margin of the upper and lower eyelids. The upper eyelashes are longer and more numerous and curl upward, while the lower ones turn downward. Syn. cilia; lashes. See distichiasis; epilation; madarosis; polystichia; trichiasis.
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But old Arthur Gride and matrimony is a most anomalous conjunction of words; old Arthur Gride and dark eyes and eyelashes, and lips that to look at is to long to kiss, and clustering hair that he wants to play with, and waists that he wants to span, and little feet that don't tread upon anything--old Arthur Gride and such things as these is more monstrous still; but old Arthur Gride marrying the daughter of a ruined "dashing man" in the Rules of the Bench, is the most monstrous and incredible of all.
I perceived then that her thick eyelashes were wet.
Fake tan, false eyelashes and pink lip gloss are among the most popular beauty products in the North - while it is claimed that women in the South prefer the natural look.
This can cause the eyelashes to grow abnormally and rub against the surface of the eye, which can cause pain, irritation and eye infections.
You can pull your eyelashes and your eyebrow hair out but it never seems to run out.
As a blonde who has very pale, short eyelashes that need extra lashings of mascara just to be noticeable, I was excited to see if 3D lashes really work.
Instead, she found herself looking at the curled eyelashes of an ``angel'' -- 18-year-old Pfc.
After a skin patch test, 24 hours earlier, my eyelashes had any traces of mascara and eye make- up removed.
TOKYO -- R-Tech Ueno (JASDAQ:4573) is pleased to announce protocol amendment of a Phase I Clinical Study of RK-023, a new compound being developed for the treatment of hypotrichosis of the eyelashes (Note).
Aggressive chemotherapy typically leads to hair loss in cancer patients, with eyebrows and eyelashes affected in addition to the scalp.
The holiday keeps stylists at Bella Beauty College, a leading beauty school in North Austin busy applying everything from fake eyelashes to makeup to styling hair for that memorable costume.