I started using eyelash conditioners about 9 years ago. They are in my opinion simply magical! Incredibly easy to use. Everyone sees results when using them and they not only make your lashes grow but losing eyelashes becomes a thing of the past! That's magic in my book!
There are also a bunch of great serums out there to chose from. Who doesn't love having choices?!
While I think we can all agree here that these serums aremagical there is a definite method to how they work theirmagic.
So how do eyelash growth serums work? Basically there are 3 phases of hair growth.
*The Anagen Stage (The active growing phase.)
*The Catagen Stage (The transitional phase between resting or shedding.)
*The Telogen Stage (The resting or shedding phase.)
The anagen stage is the growing stage. Hair is typically in this stage for 2-6 years. Then comes the catagen stage. The catagen stage is in between the growing and shedding phase. usually lasting 1-2 weeks. It is during this time that the deeper parts of the hair follicles start to collapse. The telogen stage is the last phase and is know as the resting or shedding phase. It generally last 5-6 months and at the end of this stage the older hairs will fall out and new ones will begin to grow.
So basically what eyelash growth serums do is stimulate the resting hair into the anagen stage using peptides, vitamins, and minerals thus producing fuller, longer lashes.