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Tag Archives: Mascara

Mascara Monday: Dior Diorshow Mascara, a Cult Classic

I have already reviewed Dior’s Diorshow Iconic Mascara (read review), but have not formally written about the original. Dior DiorShow Mascara is a cult classic favorite. Time and again you will see it listed as among the best mascaras out there, and I agree.  This one does it all. It lengthens, it adds volume, it… Continue Reading

Mascara Monday Review: Iman Global Chic Signature Gold Long and Lush Mascara Duo

Boy do I love this mascara! Iman Long and Lush Mascara Duo has two brushes. One brush is comb-like for creating well defined and long lashes. The other is of a more standard shape and size for creating volume and intensifying the color. The combination works beautifully as long as you are careful and don’t… Continue Reading

Mascara Monday: Lowest Rated Mascaras

For today’s Mascara Monday, I have a piece syndicated from Total Beauty on their lowest rated mascara. I haven’t tried all of these, but I will say that I didn’t think the Smashbox mascara on the list was all that bad.  I didn’t love it either. I generally just found it average. To learn more,… Continue Reading

L’Oreal Double Extension Beauty Tubes Mascara

L’Oreal has come out with a very effective version of a “tube” type of mascara. If you are not familiar with how tubing works, it essentially coats the lashes all around and lengthens them in a manner that forms tubes around each lash. These tubes look like little strings when you wash off the mascara.… Continue Reading

Paula Begoun’s Best Inexpensive Regular Mascaras

Paula Begoun, known for the book Don’t Go to the Cosmetics Counter Without Me, has a great article up on her website: Recession Proof Beauty, The Best Inexpensive Products. This week for Mascara Monday, I thought I would feature her picks. Here they are: Best Inexpensive Regular Mascaras NYC (New York Color) Curling Mascara ($2.99)… Continue Reading

Mascara Monday Review: Dior Diorshow Iconic Mascara

Dior has always made quality mascara as part of their Diorshow line . Dior Diorshow Iconic Mascara is a particularly impressive one. It was created for fashion shows and red carpet events, and gives incredible length. It also defines the lashes well, and adds a bit a curl. I had no clumping issues with it.… Continue Reading