Tag Archives: lashes

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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Tarte MultiplEYE Lash-Enhancing Mascara and Primer

You’ve probably heard about MultiplEYE, Tarte’s all-natural lash-enhancing serum that’s generated a lot of buzz since its debut last year. Capitalizing on the runaway success of the serum, Tarte has extended the line into a 3-product collection with the new … Continue reading

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Shiseido Mascara Base

I’m about to admit something I’m not proud of: until this morning, I had never tried a Shiseido color cosmetic. I had been reading a lot of online reviews about their Mascara Base ($23), a primer that preps your lashes … Continue reading

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