Mascara Monday: Lawless The One & Done Volumizing

Claims–Volumizes–Lengths–Wears all day–Defines–Lifts–Separation Price–$15 mini–$25 full size—Sephora, Lawless Shade Range–1, Nightlife Pros–Vegan–Clean formula–Ingredients to help moisturize, soften, & condition lashes–Length–Separation–No flaking–Easy to remove–Cruelty free–Mini for travel/testing–Volume–Holds a curl–No smudging Cons–Price–Availability–No waterproof option–Clumped with additional coating Final Thoughts–Plastic bristle, flexible wand–Wet formula, can be kinda messy–Got a little clumpy while layering, but I used my lash comb to fix it–Stayed in place all day–Not my favorite, … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Lawless The One & Done Volumizing

Mascara Monday: elf Lash ‘N Roll

Claims–Maximum curl & lift–Smudge- and flake-resistant formula–Curved and double sided silicone brush :: shorter side holds onto the formula while longer bristles separate, lift, & evenly coat each lash–Long-lasting–Eye-opening effect Price–$6 at elfcosmetics.com, Target Shade Range–3–My Shade: Deep Brown Pros–Shade range–Cruelty free–Vegan–Length–Separation–Lift–No flaking–No smudging–Easy to remove Cons–No waterproof option–Hardly any volume–Current availability Final Thoughts–Currently only available on elf’s website, but I’m sure it will expand … Continue reading Mascara Monday: elf Lash ‘N Roll

Mascara Monday: Tarte Sugar Rush Lash Treat

Claims–Instantly volumizes, curls, and conditions–Short bristles to separate and define–Long bristles to volumize and curl–Instant lash lift after just one coat Price–$ Shade Range–1, Black Pros–Ingredients :: hemp seed oil, castor oil, coconut, kiwi, avocado–Cruelty free–Length–Volume–Separation–Lift–Builds without clumping–Agree with all claims–No flaking–No smudging–Easy to remove Cons–Price–No shade variation–No waterproof option Final Thoughts–Formulated with ingredients to help lashes feel nourished and healthier-looking –Agree with all claims–Stayed … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Tarte Sugar Rush Lash Treat

Mascara Monday: Tarte Tartelette Tubing

Claims–Lash extensions in a tube–24-hr flake-free, smudge-proof, and sweatproof–Easy removal–Bristles separate and life for fanned out definition Price–$15 mini–$24 full size—Tarte, QVC Shade Range–1, Black Pros–Vegan–No parabens, phthalates, mineral oil–Mini for travel/testing –Luxe, heavy packaging–Volume–Staying in place all day–Cruelty free–Easy to remove–Length–Separation–Agree with all claims Cons–Price–Availability–No shade variation Final Thoughts–Very heavy, luxe packaging–Does everything it claims :: separates, lifts, and stays in place–Easy to remove … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Tarte Tartelette Tubing

Mascara Monday: Essence Volume Stylist 18HR Lash Extension

Claims–Long-lasting volume and curl for 18 hours–Lengthen–Define–Brush reaches every lash Price–$4.99 at Ulta, Amazon, Target Shade Range–1, Black Pros–Affordable–Vegan–Lengthening–Separation–Builds without clumping–No flaking–Cruelty free–Availability–Volume–Holds a curl–Easy to remove–No smudging Cons–No waterproof option–No shade variation Final Thoughts—Jessica Braun recommendation–Essence does mascara RIGHT–Does everything it claims –Stays in place all day–Length, volume, and separation–My favorite Essence mascara yet Primer: LOreal Voluminous Lash Continue reading Mascara Monday: Essence Volume Stylist 18HR Lash Extension

Mascara Monday: Item Beauty Lash Snack

Claims–Flake-free–Lengthening–Micro wand to enhance every single lash–Smudgeproof–Up to 3 times the volume Price–$15 at Sephora, itembeauty.com Shade Range–1, Midnight Mood Pros–Vegan–Affordable–Nourishing and hydrating ingredients to boost lashes–Length–Separation–Small brush allows for precision–Agree with all claims–No smudging–Cruelty free–Clean @ Sephora product–Volume–Builds without clumping–Lifting–No flaking–Easy to remove Cons–Availability Final Thoughts–Love the small wand for really getting close to the root–Lifts, separates, lengthens, and volumizies–Excellent price point–Agree with all … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Item Beauty Lash Snack

Mascara Monday: Catrice Glam & Doll Easy Wash Off Powder Hold Volume

Claims–Lasts 24 hours–Smudge-proof–Only takes seconds to remove–Expressive volume and curl Price–$6 at Catrice, Amazon Shade Range–1, Ultra Black Pros–Affordable–Vegan–Paraben free–Length–No flaking–Easy to remove–Cruelty free–Oil free–Separation–Held a curl–No smudging Cons–Availability–Not a lot of volume–No shade variation Final Thoughts–I love tubing mascaras and there aren’t a lot of affordable options so I was excited to try this–I hate that Ulta doesn’t carry Catrice anymore, but several of … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Catrice Glam & Doll Easy Wash Off Powder Hold Volume

Mascara Monday: MACStack Micro

Claims–Continuously buildable–Separates and defines lashes–24-hr wear–Infinite layers of volume and length–Clump-resistant–Non-flaking Price–$28 at Ulta, Nordstrom, MAC Shade Range–1, Black Pros–Length–Volume–Builds without clumping–Separation–Agree with all claims Cons–Price–Not cruelty free–Availability–No waterproof option–No shade variation–No mini option Final Thoughts–Plastic bristle wand–Builds and builds without clumping–Lashes looked long, thick, and full–I previously reviewed the Mega Stack and you definitely do not need both as they give the same result–I … Continue reading Mascara Monday: MACStack Micro

Mascara Monday: MACStack Mega

Claims–Continuously buildable–Infinite layers of volume and length–Flake resistant–Clump-resistant formula–24-hour wear Price–$28 at Ulta, Nordstrom, MAC–$16 mini Shade Range–1, Black Pros–Length–Separation–Agree with all claims–No flaking–Easy to remove–Volume–Builds without clumping–Mini for travel/testing–No smudging Cons–Price–Not cruelty free–Availability–No waterproof option–No shade variation Final Thoughts–This mascara is EVERYTHING–Went viral on TikTok and it is worth the hype–Plastic bristle wand–Does everything it claims–Builds and builds without clumping, my lashes were a … Continue reading Mascara Monday: MACStack Mega

Mascara Monday: Sephora Collection Big By Definition

Claims–Long-wearing–Fuller-looking, well-defined lashes–Define & separate–Ultra-black–Easy to remove–Doesn’t clump, run, or flake Price–$12 at Sephora Shade Range–1, Ultra Black Pros–Affordable–Builds without clumping–Volume–No smudging–Easy to remove–Vegan–Length–Separation–No flaking Cons–Not cruelty free–No waterproof option–Availability–No shade variation Final Thoughts–Gives me the drama I want–Love the cute packaging–Full, long, separated lashes–Obvi only at Sephora–Awesome price and formula–Stayed in place all day–Natural bristle wand Primer:Lancome Cils Booster XL Continue reading Mascara Monday: Sephora Collection Big By Definition