Best of Boston

BEST Eyebrow Shaping

2013 BEST Eyebrow Shaping

Sadie Higgins, Sarra

Boston

There are plenty of beauty rituals that can survive a rushed appointment. Eyebrow shaping is not one of them. Sadie Higgins spends a full 45 minutes studying the shape of your face while tweezing (no wax) a natural arch precisely… read more»

2011 BEST Eyebrow Shaping

Dana Chasen, Brad Duncan Skin Care

Boston

Chasen likes to compare eyebrow grooming to the art of bonsai, and her disciplined approach to creating perfect shapes is why skin-care pro Brad Duncan tapped this standout makeup artist and clinical aesthetician to join his staff last fall. After… read more»

2010 BEST Eyebrow Shaping

Sarra

Boston

People don’t realize how important brows are to the face,’ says Lauren Genatossio, brow master at Sarra. So she meticulously tweezes them into well-shaped submission. (She never waxes—plucking is more precise, she says.) Genatossio also offers advice on keeping brows… read more»

2009 BEST Eyebrow Shaping
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Lauren Genatossio

Boston

As she works, makeup artist Genatossio imparts lessons on all aspects of creating the perfect face. But to her, the eyebrows are unquestionably Beauty 101. During 30-minute shaping sessions, she talks through her “true brow” approach as she tweezes, with… read more»

2008 BEST Eyebrow Shaping
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Cindy Jensen, Studio 9

Boston

Trained in the school of Michaud, Jensen calls on her years as a makeup artist to deliver brows that enhance the whole face. Plucking, not waxing, allows for maximum precision. read more»

2008 BEST Eyebrow Shaping

Cindy Jensen, Studio 9

Boston

Trained in the school of Michaud, Jensen calls on her years as a makeup artist to deliver brows that enhance the whole face. Plucking, not waxing, allows for maximum precision. read more»

2007 BEST Eyebrow Shaping

Luxlash

Boston

Brow shaping may seem like a skill you can pick up from the average beauty mag. Alas—overplucked arches as our witness—it’s not. The pros at LuxLash advise clients on the style that will most flatter their face, and then use… read more»

2006 BEST Eyebrow Shaping

LuxLash

Boston

We can’t quite put our finger on when brow shaping morphed from a quick rip of indifferently applied tape into an art form. But we do know that LuxLash has perfected the procedure. The specialty spa, so popular it moved… read more»

2005 BEST Eyebrow Shaping

Michaud Cosmedix

Boston

No pain, no gain. At Michaud Cosmedix, the latter far outweighs the former as owner Julie Michaud and her aestheticians spend 30 minutes plucking your eyebrows one hair at a time. The result? Enviable arches that stay in shape much… read more»

2004 BEST Eyebrow Shaping

Julie Michaud, Michaud Cosmedix

Boston

Makeup artist Julie Michaud’s devotees swear she can do more wonders for the face than all the Botox injections in the world. Her emphasis: clean, graceful lines and a sense of subtle shape and natural coloring that can transform even… read more»