Mascara Monday: Lilly Lashes Triple X

Claims –Maximum lash definition –X-tra lengthening, volumizing, and bold –Defines and coats each and every lash Price –$24 —Sephora, Ulta, lillylashes.com Shade Range –1 :: Black Pros –Love the wand –Super black pigment –Length –Volume –Can build up without clumping or flaking –Can feel the wand grab and coat each lash –Doesn’t clump, smudge, or flake Cons –Availability –Expensive –No waterproof option Final Thoughts I’ve … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Lilly Lashes Triple X

Mascara Monday: Marc Jacobs Velvet Noir

Claims –Ultimate volume –Look of thick, false lashes –Instant, smudge-proof length and volume in 3 strokes or less Price –$26 full size –$14 mini —Sephora & marcjacobsbeauty.com Shade Range –1 :: Black Pros –Cruelty free –No parabéns, sulfates, phthalates –Length –Volume –Separation –No smudging or flaking –Brush/wand is similar to Too Faced Better Than Sex which I like –Mini option for travel/testing Cons –Expensive –No … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Marc Jacobs Velvet Noir

Mascara Monday: Diorshow Pump ‘N’ Volume HD

Claims –Instant XXL volume –Clump-free lashes that appear thicker and multiplied –Enriched with Vitamin B and cotton extract to strengthen and protect alshes –Gently styled, separated lashes –Squeeze the tube to soften the formula and coat the brush Price –$29.50 —Sephora, Dior, Nordstrom Shade Range –3 Pros –Innovative packaging –Shade range –Lengthened –Separated –No flaking or smudging –Lashes held a curl Cons –Expensive –No waterproof … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Diorshow Pump ‘N’ Volume HD

Mascara Monday: Wet n Wild Mega Volume

Claims –High-volume and high impact –Spiral fiber brush for quick loading of formula and maximizes volume effect –Vitamin E to soften, moisturize, and protect lashes Price –$2.99 at Target, Walgreens, –$3.29 at wetnwildbeauty.com –$2.93 at Wal Mart Shade Range –1 –Waterproof option Pros –Affordable –Cruelty free –Pigmented –Gluten free –Like the wand –Volume Cons –Not much length or separation –Took time and layers to get volume built … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Wet n Wild Mega Volume

Mascara Monday: Tarte Big Ego

Mascara Monday on Tuesday because yesterday was a holiday and I forgot to post so here we are. Claims –Lifts lashes –Brush delivers maximum pigment load –Builds without clumping –Plant powered to condition and nurture lash hair –Fully loaded flutter for up to 16 hours Price –$12 mini –$23 full size —Sephora, Ulta, tartecosmetics.com Shade Range –1 :: Ultra Black Pros –Length and lift –Vegan … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Tarte Big Ego

Mascara Monday: It Cosmetics Lash Blowout Volumizing

  Claims –Biotin infused formula –No clumps or flakes –Blowout lift, volume, and drama that lasts –Super black pigment –Specially designed wand with microspheres to catch all lashes to separate, lift, and volumize –19x volume Price –$25 —Ulta, itcosmetics.com, qvc.com, Sephora Shade Range –1 :: super black Pros –Packaging –Cruelty free –Ingredients :: biotin, to promote stronger, healthier hair –Soft grip for easy application and … Continue reading Mascara Monday: It Cosmetics Lash Blowout Volumizing

Mascara Monday: Smashbox Super Fan Fanned-Out

Claims –Long-wearing –Lengthening –12-hour length, lift, and volume without heaviness or clumping –No clumping, smudging, or flaking Price –$12 mini –$19-21 full size —Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, smashbox.com Shade Range –1 :: Black Pros –Cruelty free –Vegan –No parabéns, phthalates, oil, silicone, or fragrance –So much length & separation –Mini option available for testing and travel –Full size is affordable for high end Cons –Not much … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Smashbox Super Fan Fanned-Out