eyebrow pencil


: a cosmetic pencil for the eyebrows

Examples of eyebrow pencil in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web While Wong may have forgotten her eyebrow pencil, the Always Be My Maybe actress slayed awards season this year. Angel Saunders, Peoplemag, 4 May 2024 Using her most fine and precise eyebrow pencil (like the Anastasia Beverly Hills Brow Wiz®), the makeup artist follows the pen with the imprint of the hairs on her brow bone. Essence, 13 Mar. 2024 Frequently Asked Questions How long do eyebrow pencils last? Madison Yauger, Peoplemag, 12 Dec. 2023 From beginner to pro, the eyebrow pencil is a fool-proof start to a classic look. India Espy-Jones, Essence, 5 Dec. 2023 On Sunday, the 31 year old sparked controversy online after dismissing comments from a viewer who said that an eyebrow pencil costing 79 yuan ($10.80), made by homegrown Chinese brand Florasis, that Li was selling during a livestream was too expensive. Laura He, CNN, 12 Sep. 2023 Smooth it all down over your shoulders, and then—most importantly—add in a wicked widow's peak with eyebrow pencil. Jill Gleeson, Country Living, 16 Aug. 2023 My favorite makeup products are concealer to hide my sunspots, foundation to smooth my uneven skin tone, eyebrow pencil to give my face some kind of shape, mascara to enhance my short eyelashes, and a bold lipstick that’s outlined a little larger than my lips, as my lips are very thin. Tish Weinstock, Vogue, 29 Nov. 2021 What is the best eyebrow pencil for brow mapping? Jacqueline Kilikita, refinery29.com, 14 June 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1779, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of eyebrow pencil was in 1779

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“Eyebrow pencil.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/eyebrow%20pencil. Accessed 23 May. 2024.

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