The all-time favorite of all you readers here on the 3Yen since 2005 has been the Japanese Makeup Lesson in Eye Torture. This eyeball forking is nearly as weird as the kinky false eye ‘Lash bar’ in Tokyo (see right).
However, now there is no reason to be “false” with the advent of this new kind of eyelash bondage—eyelash extensions.
Japanese women stick to extensions for lusher lashes
Mon Dec 8, 2008- Yahoo! News
…Not to be confused with false eyelashes, a do-it-yourself option that lasts for a day or evening, extensions require a real commitment, since they are glued one-by-one to natural lashes..The process can take 45 minutes or longer and cost from $40 to $100 and more ……
The entire idea of this eyeball forking and these false eyelashes is that Japanese women want bigger, rounder eyes so they can look like anime and manga characters (rather than humans).