The eyes may be the windows to the soul, but even the most beguiling and soulful gaze looks better when it's outfitted with a thick set of eyelashes. In the olden days, women applied kohl (lead sulfide), a little animal dung and honey to their lashes to make them look thicker, richer and darker. Lucky for us, the science of cosmetics has come a long way since the time of the pharaohs. Let's explore five ways you can achieve a beautiful blink with the perfect eyelash fringe. A few hairs in the right place can give your glances the drama they deserve.