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Guerlain Le Rouge G
Le Rouge G ($45.00)
You can purchase your ultra luxe Guerlain Le Rouge G Lipsticks at Neiman Marcus.
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The Best Mascaras for Thick, Dramatic Lashes
MAC Plushlash ($11.00) is my all-time favorite mascara. It’s exactly what it says: plush. I always get ultra black, thick lashes with this mascara. No matter how many mascaras I try, I always end up coming back to Plushlash. I think, ultimately, I might make the switch to Chanel Exceptionnel if it weren’t so pricey (and not 2.5x better than Plushlash). MAC’s Zoomlash is another good one, though I feel it’s a little more prone to clump, though it has the super black color I love.
Givenchy Phenomen’Eyes ($28.00) is one of those new-fangled mascaras, because it has a crazy mascara “wand” which looks more like a spiky ball. This works best without a primer, as when I used it with MAC’s Prep + Prime, I found it smudged.
Dior DiorShow Iconic ($27.00) beats out the original DiorShow for me, because Iconic doesn’t smudge or flake like DiorShow (the original) did for me. DiorShow is a classic mascara, known for its dramatic lengthening, thickening, and ultra rich pigmentation of black.
Lancome Oscillation ($34.00) is a moving mascara. Oscillation doesn’t come cheap, but it really does work well to give you long lashes without clumping them up. It does take several applications to get the hang of it, and you’ll have to figure out what technique works best for you. You can read my full review if you please.
Chanel Exceptionnel ($28.00) is a deliciously luxe formula that gives you incredibly dark, lush lashes with insane length. You can read my review and see how it looks!
CoverGirl Lash Exact ($8.00) is a mascara that really proved drugstore mascaras often are better than high end products. Good level of color richness in the black, plus lengthening and thickening to make your lashes that much more enviable. If you need more volume, check out Volume Exact. (Oh, and I’ve heard good things about LashBlast, though I haven’t personally tried it.)
To learn more about or purchase these mascaras, check out Drugstore.com, Nordstrom.com, Prescriptives, and Sephora.com.
What are your favorite mascaras for thick, dramatic lashes?
Four Easy Makeup Looks Using MAC Stars ‘n Rockets Eyeshadow
Match it with hot pinks for a bold and bright look that’s a little bit over the top, but totally fun!
With greens and blues for a truly fun combination that’s perfect for spring! (One of my all-time favorite looks!)
For springy pastels, Stars ‘n Rockets has the best mix of iridescence and color to brighten up any look.
On the lash line to complete any purple-themed eyeshadow combination. Plus, it has a good level of shimmer and brightness that it just might open up your peepers, too. Double-duty, hello!
What do you like to wear Stars ‘n Rockets with?
What’s your favorite perfume of the moment? How long have you been lovin’ it? Will you switch soon?
I’m eau de Mellan half the time… just kidding! I wear Vera Wang’s LOOK a lot–haven’t really felt the urge to switch it up in awhile. Sometimes I go for a scented body lotion and that’s enough for me!
Reader Francy went for a dark gold smoky eye. She used…
- Urban Decay primer potion
- Magrittes paint
- Top Hat eyeshadow on crease
- Contrast eyeshadow on lower crease and blend
- Carbon eyeshadow on outer corner of eye
- Rose Gold pigment on inner lid and blended with Top Hat a little
- Feline eyeliner
- Carbon lined on over feline
- Rose Gold on lower lash line
- Lancome Cils Design pro and Fatale mascara
- Nars Orgasm gloss
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