Mascara Monday: Lottie London Super Fake False Lash Effect

Claims–Long wear, up to 12 hours–Flutter-worthy length–Ultra-lengthening Price–$7.95 at Ulta–$7.98 at Wal Mart Shade Range–1, Black Pros–Affordable–Cruelty free–Length–Separation–No flaking–Easy to remove–Vegan–Agree with all claims–Volume–Long, fluttery lash look–No smudging Cons–Availability Final Thoughts–Online only, but definitely worth ordering–Dramatic lash look, just like I like–Dupe for Charlotte Tilbury Pillow Talk Mascara–One of the BEST mascaras I’ve tried in 2022 Primer: Lancome Cils Booster Continue reading Mascara Monday: Lottie London Super Fake False Lash Effect

Mascara Monday: PUR Fully Charged

Claims–Volumizes–Thickens–Strengthens–Lengthens Price–$12 mini, $22 full size at Ulta–$22 full size at PUR Shade Range–1, Black Pros–Cruelty free–Length–Lashes looked long and full–No flaking–Easy to remove–Mini for travel/testing–Volume–Builds without clumping–No smudging–Agree with all claims Cons–Price–No waterproof option–No shade variation Final Thoughts–This mascara gave major drama which is just what I like–Natural bristle wand–I found it at TJ Maxx for $4!–I’d pay full price for this one and … Continue reading Mascara Monday: PUR Fully Charged

Splurge or Save? Volume VI

Coola Makeup Setting Spray SPF 30, $36Milani Make It Last Sunscreen Setting Spray SPF 30, $13.99 KVD Beauty ModCon Liquid Gel Blush, $26Flower Beauty Blush Bomb Color Drops, $10 Charlotte Tilbury Airbrush Matte Bronzer, $55Makeup Revolution Mega Bronzer, $8 Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush (Diffused Heat), $43Milani Baked Blush (Berry Amore), $9.49 Tarte SEA Surfer Curl Mascara, $23Makeup Revolution 5D Lash Mascara, $10 Huda Beauty #BOMBBROWS … Continue reading Splurge or Save? Volume VI

Mascara Monday: SheGlam Long At Last Full Flex Tubing

Claims–Volumizes–Separates–Brush bends to cot entire lash from root to tip–Smudgeproof–Long-lasting–Easy to remove Price–$5 at SheGlam Shade Range–1, Black Pros–Affordable–Cruelty free–No flaking–No smudging–Length–Separation Cons–Availability–Not much volume–Difficult to remove Final Thoughts–Online only–Stayed in place all day–Extreme length & separation, but I like more volume–Tubing mascaras should be easy to remove, all you need is warm water; however, this was not the case for this one. It took … Continue reading Mascara Monday: SheGlam Long At Last Full Flex Tubing

Mascara Monday: KVD Beauty Go Big or Go Home Volumizing

Claims–Extreme volume–Longwear–Bristles catch and coat each lash–Smudge-resistant–High pigment Price–$13 mini–$25 full size—Ulta, Sephora Shade Range–1, Trooper Black Pros–Vegan–Cruelty free–Agree with all claims–No smudging–Very volumizing–No flaking–Easy to remove–Mini option for travel/testing Cons–Price–Not very lengthening–Availability Final Thoughts–Wand is rather large and there’s potential for a major mess–Not very lengthening, but doesn’t claim to be so fair enough–This paired with Maybelline Sky High (lengthening mascara) is an absolute … Continue reading Mascara Monday: KVD Beauty Go Big or Go Home Volumizing

Mascara Monday: LOreal Voluminous Noir Balm

Claims –Bold volume –Up to 7x fuller lashes –Lashes look fuller and healthier –Flake, clump, and smudge resistant –Flexible brush lengthens & defines lashes Price –$8.97 at Wal Mart, Amazon –$11.99 at Ulta –$8.99 at Target Shade Range –2 –My Shade: Brown Pros –No parabens, mineral oil –No flaking –Separation –Builds without clumping –Shade variation –No smudging –Length –Easy to remove Cons –Not cruelty free … Continue reading Mascara Monday: LOreal Voluminous Noir Balm

Mascara Monday: Maybelline Colossal Curl Bounce

Claims –Keep curl for hours and hours –Separates, coats, and curls up every lash –Defies clumps, smudging, and flaking –24 hour wear Price –$9.99 at Ulta –$7.99 at Target, Amazon  Shade Range –2 –My Shade: Blackest Black Pros –Affordable –Easy to remove –Waterproof option –No flaking –Builds without clumping –No smudging –Length –Separation  Cons –Not cruelty free –Not much volume  Final Thoughts –Maybelline reigns supreme … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Maybelline Colossal Curl Bounce

Mascara Monday: It Cosmetics Hello Lashes + Volumizing

Claims –Smudge proof –Eye opening volume in one stroke Shade Range –1 Price –$25 at Ulta, It Cosmetics Pros –Packaging –Cruelty free –Separation –Lash loving ingredients –Stays in place –Holds a curl –Length Cons –Price –No shade variation –Not much volume Final Thoughts –This is a tubing mascara and I usually love the tubing formula, but this was a nope for me –Good length and … Continue reading Mascara Monday: It Cosmetics Hello Lashes + Volumizing

Mascara Monday: Pacifica Fluffy Lash Thickening & Lengthening

Claims –Lashes look thicker and healthier –Brush coats every single lash with separation –Full fluffy lashes Shade Range –1, Black Price –$16 at Ulta–$15.99 at Target, Amazon Pros –Vegan –“Clean” –Cruelty free –Lash loving ingredients –No talc, parabens, mineral oil, or phthalates Cons –Availability –No waterproof option –No shade variations –Don’t agree with all claims –Not volumizing or lengthening Final Thoughts –Glass packaging for less … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Pacifica Fluffy Lash Thickening & Lengthening

Mascara Monday: Beautycounter Think Big All-In-One

Claims –Ultimate lift, length, volume –Fullness –Smudge-proof –Infused with lash loving conditioners –Define lashes from root to tip –Bold color –Longwearing Shade Range –1, Carbon Black Price –$27 on beautycounter.com Pros –Vegan –Cruelty free –Sleek packaging –Separation –Lift –Length –No flaking –No smudging –Length –Volume –Builds without clumping –Easy to remove Cons –Availability –No waterproof option –No shade variation –MLM company –Price Final Thoughts –Plastic … Continue reading Mascara Monday: Beautycounter Think Big All-In-One