Brow-mance: Five Mumbaikars Tell Us Where To Get Your Eyebrow Game On Fleek

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Eyebrows maketh the face – you may or may not swear by this saying that we just made up, but it’s the truth. That’s why a number of individuals take time out to shape, thread and make their brows look perfectly shaped.

We spoke to a few Mumbaikars on where they visit to get their eyebrows shaped. Here’s what they had to say.

Karrishma Modhy

This Juhu resident visits Lin’s Beauty Parlour in Juhu. A popular spot in the western suburbs, Lin’s is slightly pricey, but has a number of offers including nail art, eyebrows, hair treatment, etc. “I don’t go there all the time, but make it a point to go for special occasions such as a wedding, as the prices can get a bit steep”, she said.

Timings: 10 AM to 8 PM

Phone: 02226285703, +91 9821846665

Shell Out: INR 100 – INR 150

Jagyaseni Dey Biswas

A resident of WGU {Women Graduates Union} Hostels in Colaba, this Mumbai-based journalist visits Jean Claude Biguine, an international chain of spas and salons that has branches all over the city. “Since I live in Colaba, I visit this place for my eyebrows,” she says.

Timings: 10AM – 9PM

Where: Colaba, President House, Wodehouse Road, Colaba, Mumbai 400005, India

Shell Out: INR 200 upwards

Sugham Singal

At Home Diva

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For this resident in Marol, Andheri East, visiting a spa is so passé. Instead, Sugham uses an app called  ‘At Home Diva’ that is available as a mobile phone app on both Android and Apple devices. “They have services all across the country. All you need to do is book an appointment a week in advance and over a period of time, the algorithm of the app recognizes what you usually choose and accordingly, gives you various discounts to choose from,” she says.

To know more, visit their page.

Shell Out: INR 45 for 15 minutes

Pooja Bhula

A resident of Nepean Sea Road in South Mumbai, Pooja visits her local beautician who has a salon in her residential complex. “The place is called Makeover Spa and Salon and they open at 11 AM. They are my usual go-to people on special occasions, but when I’m in a hurry I go to other local places –one that opens at 9 AM and the other that stays open till 10 PM. These also depend on my work hours,” she said.

Timings: 11AM – 8:30PM

Where: Makeover Spa, Simla House, Nepean Sea Road

Shell Out: INR 110


Antara Basak

Antara works in Lower Parel, lives five minutes away from her workplace and has found a L’Oreal Spa barely a minute’s walk from her home. “It’s very convenient for me. The salon is pretty close to the railway station and it’s convenient. I usually manage my own makeup, but I go and get my eyebrows treated,” she said.

Timings: 9AM – 8PM

Where: L’Oreal, near Lower Parel

Shell Out: INR 35


Rewind Salon, Bandra is something that we personally recommend. Ask for Mona there, for she understands your needs and caters to them. She’s even known to salvage eyebrow mishaps.