Faking Falsies: The Ultimate Guide to Amazing (and Real) Lashes!

I have strangers stop me in the store to ask what mascara I’m using. People ask me what my trick is for applying false eye lashes. Really. You know your lashes look good when people are hunting you down in the produce department. I wasn’t born with “great” lashes. I do have big brown eyes (that definitely helps call attention to things), but my lashes are naturally pretty average. I’ve tried false lashes, but I…

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Lancome Hypnose Drama Mascara Review: Does Lancome Hype Equal Amazing Volume?

Sooo…. how ’bout dem Lancome mascaras? Pretty amazing, heh? I swear every time I turn around I hear about how amazing they are. I’ve tried them before, but since they often are for things I don’t need more of (any more length and my lashes will be permanently stuck to the inside of my glasses), I usually ignore them. Plus that whole thing with the vibrating of the wand? I fell for it and ran…

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Benefit They’re Real Mascara Review: Does it Live Up To the Hype?

I don’t usually care too much about the writing on my mascara’s package. But, Benefit They’re Real Mascara seemed to come with more than the usual number of promises. Combined with the name, some hype from old Makeup Alley friends… and yeah… to say I had high expectations for this mascara is a bit of an understatement. Long wearing, dramatic volume, length and curl. Pretty much sounds like a dream mascara, right? Did I get…

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Maybelline Illegal Length Mascara Review: Add Length Like Crazy!

I’m a fan of adding length with mascara, but when I have to be careful which pair of glasses I wear with a mascara… You know a lot of length was added! Meet the new Maybelline mascara that can only be used with my Coach glasses. I recently featured a L’Oreal Voluminous False Fiber Lashes review, and I was sure that this Maybelline would simply be big sister’s mascara in a new tube. But, I…

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L’Oreal Voluminous False Fiber Lashes Mascara Review: Is it Falsies in a Wand?

I have to admit, this mascara took a lot of practice before I felt comfortable taking pics of how it works. And I’m still not really happy with how things are turning out a few days later, I think I don’t quite have the hang of it with this mascara. According to L’Oreal, this mascara is quite different from their previous Voluminous products. Super-fine nylon and rayon fibers perfectly adhere to natural lashes, enveloping them…

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