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

Mascara Monday: Stila HUGE Extreme Lash

Claims –Instantly coat every lash –Lightweight –Volumizing –Apply multiple coats without feeling clumpy or crunchy –Build volume, length, and curl –Lash conditioning polymers for a glossy look Price –$23 –$12 mini at stilacosmetics.com —Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, stilacosmetics.com Shade Range –1 :: Black Pros –Holds a curl –Volume –Lengthens –Separates –No smudging –No flaking –Cruelty free Cons –Expensive –Only 1 shade –No waterproof option Final Thoughts … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Stila HUGE Extreme Lash

Mascara Monday: Julep Length Matters Buildable Lengthening

Claims –Create major length, lift, and definition with a flexible hold that lasts –Smooth, clump-free, building, and layering Price –$20 — julep.com Shade Range –1 –Black Pros –Cruelty free –No flaking or smudging –Length –Separation –Can feel it grabbing and coating each lash –Build up lashes without clumping Cons –Only one shade, black –No waterproof option –Availability Final Thoughts I loved that it grabbed and coated … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Julep Length Matters Buildable Lengthening

Mascara Monday: Clinique High Impact

Claims –Lusher, plusher, bolder lashes –Kicks up the volume and length Price –$19 at Ulta, Sephora, Nordstrom, clinique.com Shade Range –2 –Waterproof option Pros –Allergy tested –Ophthalmologist tested –Fragrance free –Safe for sensitive eyes –Length –Separation –Volume –No parabens –No phthalates Cons –Not cruelty free –Not much volume Final Thoughts This one is just ok. I need to pair it with a more volumizing mascara … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Clinique High Impact

Mascara Monday: Maybelline Lash Sensational

Claims –10 layers of bristles for a full flourish of lashes –Captures lashes from root to tip for full-fan effect Price –$8.99 at Ulta –$8.99 at Walgreens –$6.99 at Target –$6.94 at Wal Mart Shade Range –3 –Waterproof option Pros –Affordable –Easily accessible –Waterproof option –Length –Can feel the bristles grabbing and coating each lash –Love the wand shape and application –No flaking or smudging … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Maybelline Lash Sensational