Tag Archives: lashes

Hourglass Caution Extreme Lash: The Best New Mascara For Dramatic Lashes

This post has been sitting in my drafts since August, waiting to be finished and published. Life and work took over, and I’m just now getting around to posting this, but it’s still relevant because you need to know about … Continue reading

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NARS Climax Mascara: Worth the Hype?

NARS is on a major PR blitz for their latest release, Climax mascara ($24). The brand says their newest offering delivers voluminous, plumped-up, inky-black lashes. Before I even get into it, I have to say I’m over the sexual innuendos … Continue reading

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Watch out boy, she’ll chew you up

Every time I pull Tarte’s Maneater mascara ($23) out of my makeup bag, the Hall & Oates song rolls through my mind. And then it gets stuck there for days. So take that as a warning that this may happen … Continue reading

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Benefit They’re Real! Tinted Primer

Let me start this post by saying that I hate Benefit’s They’re Real! mascara. Tried it twice and it made a mess of my lashes; I would never purchase it again. So when I read all the glowing online reviews … Continue reading

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Tweezerman ProCurl Eyelash Curler

The Tweezerman ProCurl Lash Curler ($22) is SUCH an underrated beauty tool. It’s an  Allure Best of Beauty 2015 award winner for a reason, yet I feel like nobody talks about how great it is. The rose gold body sucked … Continue reading

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Tarte Fall ’14: Rainforest After Dark

Tarte’s fall collection is all about the basics: skin, brows, and eye definition. There are a few sultry, rich hues thrown into the mix as well. Limited-edition woodgrain-style details adorn their signature eye and cheek palette and special-issue lash curler. … Continue reading

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Fall 2014 Beauty Preview

Expect to hear the mournful cries of lipstick lovers this season. Autumn/winter 2014 is all about eyes. To really make eyes pop, other features get toned down–in most cases. Here are a few trends that appeared repeatedly on the AW14 … Continue reading

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Mascara Tip: Double Down

Want superhuge lashes that look fake, but are really your own? The secret isn’t discovering the holy grail of mascara; it’s using two mascaras. Pick any two mascaras you like. Curl your lashes (a must for doe eyes), and swipe … Continue reading

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Smashbox Full Exposure Mascara Is A Disappointment

In the past, I have really liked Smashbox mascaras. But the company recently overhauled their product line and now offer only 3 mascaras, 1 of which is Full Exposure ($19), a mascara that was made to show up on camera … Continue reading

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MAC Opulash: Big, Bold Lashes

MAC’s newest mascara, Opulash ($14), promises “big, bouffant lashes with volumization never before seen.” Does it make good on its promises? Although not said outright, Opulash is a clone of cult classic Diorshow mascara, at a much more economical price. Diorshow, … Continue reading

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