Tag Archives: Mascara

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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Benefit They’re Real! Push-Up Gel Liner

Have you seen the #realfineliner hashtags on Instagram & Twitter? They were trending a few days ago. If you’ve missed the buzz, they were talking about Benefit’s new They’re Real! Push-Up Gel Liner ($24). This takes the whole concept of … Continue reading

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What’s in My Makeup Bag

Recently there has been much talk about bloggers and whether or not they wear makeup in their photos. I definitely fall into the camp of makeup-wearing blogger (not surprising, as I launched this site originally as a beauty blog). Because … Continue reading

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MAC Studio Sculpt Lash

MAC’s latest mascara formulation promises defined, sculpted lashes with effortless precision. Studio Sculpt Lash ($16) features a wand covered in plastic bristles arranged to catch each lash–even the baby ones–and coat it in mascara for dramatic volume and thickness. The … Continue reading

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Recession Beauty: L’Oreal Voluminous Mascara

It’s been a long time since I’ve used L’Oreal’s Voluminous Mascara. I’ve tried all of the new iterations in the Voluminous line (False Fiber Lashes, Million Lashes, etc.), but I realized that it has been more than 10 years since … Continue reading

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A Guide to New Mascaras

Suddenly, there a ton of new mascara options on store shelves. From drugstores to luxury brands, there is a new mascara out there for every type of lash. Here’s a quick rundown on the newest offerings and what they promise … Continue reading

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Korres Volcanic Minerals Volumizing Mascara

Talk about being taken by surprise. I never would have tried Korres Volcanic Minerals Volumizing Mascara ($20), simply because I didn’t know it existed. I hadn’t heard any buzz about it, but everybody should be talking about it! I got … Continue reading

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Test-Driving Revlon Lash Potion Mascara

The commercials for Revlon’s new Lash Potion mascara ($8) look simply magical. Emma Stone applies it to her black-rimmed eyes in a dark room filled with orbs of light. The whole vibe is that this “potion” is magic for your … Continue reading

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Origins GinZing Brightening Mascara

I had read about Origins GinZing Brightening Mascara ($17.50) last summer in Lucky magazine, prior to the product’s launch. Beauty editor Jean Godfrey June raved about how it changed her life because it gave her long, lush lashes that stopped … Continue reading

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Beauty Essentials: Eyes

I wanted to do a post on my beauty essentials, but I realized the list was far too long. So I broke each category down into its own post. First up: eyes. They say eyes are the windows to the … Continue reading

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