Our friends at Bossy Swanky Fantabolous have unearthed the next big thing in eyebrows: Hair. For the curious, there's even a NY Times article that tracks the evolution of eybrow styles.
"Lay down your tweezers. Autumn's most prized pelt is the hairy eyebrow. Some say this style is "Dracula-browed Eastern European fashion models" and "eyebrows as furry as tufted caterpillars." - GentleTouchee
Implications - When the recent recession hit, consumers went back to basics in their apparel and product choices because of tight budgets. Natural looks are now in vogue, as consumers appreciate simplistic styles and minimalistic makeup. Companies wishing to cater to this niche market of budget-crunched minimalists can make designs which are bare, yet bold.