There’s a new makeup trend circulating through the world of K-Pop…and it’s definitely not for everyone.

Jennie (BLACKPINK) 

Specifically, there’s a new and unique way female idols are styling their eyelashes that is completely polarizing fans.

Tzuyu (TWICE) 

Typically, idols may sport a soft and natural eyelash look…

Lisa (BLACKPINK) 

…and occasionally, they may go for a western look with bold fake eyelashes. However, this new trend is neither of these.

Hwasa (MAMAMOO) 

The new look consists of long lashes that are purposely clumped together to create a long and thick lash look.

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Winter (aespa)

Typically, when applying mascara, most people try to avoid clumping hairs together. However, the goal of this look is to group together a few hairs with tweezers to create a few bold strands with space in between them.

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Miyeon [(G)I-DLE] | @official_g_i_dle/Instagram

It can be done on natural or fake lashes, depending on the length of your natural lashes.

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Jang Gyuri (fromis_9) | @realfromis_9/Twitter

The technique can also be applied to bottom lashes for a more complete look.

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Taeyeon (Girls’ Generation) | A’PIEU Born To Be Mad

Though it is a much more subdued version, the pinched lashes are reminiscent of the makeup of 1960’s beauty and style icon, Twiggy.

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Twiggy in the 1960s

This look on idols, however, has left fans torn.

Kwon Eunbi (IZ*ONE)  

Some believe the look is just clumpy “spider leg lashes” and most people would look better with natural, fluffier lashes.

Yeji (ITZY) 

Meanwhile, others believe it has a whimsical and fairy-like vibe that comes out even prettier in videos and photoshoots.

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Wonyougn (IZ*ONE) | GQ

It all comes down to preference, just like any makeup trend.

Soojin [(G)I-DLE] 

If you get the chance to try it for yourself, one thing is certain: It takes a lot of skill to tend to each individual lash!

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Jisoo (BLACKPINK)