(Closed) What's your favorite mascara?

posted 5 years ago in Beauty
Post # 3
9075 posts
Buzzing Beekeeper
  • Wedding: December 2012

I’m normally a skeptic. As a teenager, I was way into makeup as well, but only to make myself feel prettier (Hint: It doesn’t work.)

I’ve done some research on makeup in general (Primarily mascara and lipstick) and I can tell you that those “thickening and/or lengthening” mascaras are smoke and mirrors.

Thickening mascaras are literally thicker than the others. It adds more mascara to your lashes and makes the smaller ones stick to the bigger ones.

Lengthening mascaras can sometimes contain a polymer that will add miniscule length to your lashes. Generally, they just tend to be darker than the others, allowing you to see the less-tinted ends of your lashes making you think they’re longer.

Just my two cents.

Post # 4
2086 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: June 2012 - Pippin Hill Farm & Vineyards

Benefit’s They’re real

The newest Dior (a freebwit from Sephora)

Post # 5
344 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

My favorite mascaras are any of the mascaras from Lancome, especially definicils. Dunno about the thickening factor, but I love how my lashes look, and they Never clump or smudge. They really out perform drugstore brands. Which sucks, since they’re a good $34 up here in Canada!! : (

I have heard that L’oreal is a good dupe for Lancome, but in my opinion, there’s no comparison. Lancome all the way!

Post # 6
1297 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: June 2013

Cover Girl Lash Blast typically but from Sephora I love Dior Show and Urban Decay Big Fatty ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 7
11394 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: December 2010

This really isn’t my favorite but its one of my cheapy faves. Its Great Lash “Lots of Lashes” by Maybelline NY.


I am wearing it in this photo:

This isn’t the best pic but I am wearing the Lots of lashes in this picture also.

This is my favorite though, its makes my lashes way bigger and thicker. ๐Ÿ™‚


Post # 8
5668 posts
Bee Keeper

Benefit’s They’re Real.

Post # 9
2336 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: April 2018

Rats, I should have taken a picture of my makeup for you today before I took it off!

I use Tarte’s ‘MultiplEye’ lash primer + Tarte ‘Lights, Camera, Lashes’ mascara.

It’s AH-MA-ZING. I’ve had people ask me if I was wearing falsies before. I’ll try to remember to come back tomorrow after I do my makeup to post up a picture.

Post # 10
306 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: April 2013

I’ve been wanting to try they’re real but haven’t bought it yet. I use this right now though and I love it. And it’s cheap!

Post # 11
1446 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: December 2017

I love LOve LOVE Maybelline Define-A-Lash Lengthening Mascara…it’s the green tube. I haven’t found anything that compares to it. I get the waterproof kind but that’s just my prefrence ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 12
421 posts
Helper bee
  • Wedding: September 2012

I love any of rhe Lancome mascaras. They’re pricey but if you can afford it i would go for it ๐Ÿ™‚

Post # 13
2084 posts
Buzzing bee
  • Wedding: July 2014

Maybelline has the best mascaras for the budgetnista but DIOR has my go to macara!!!

Post # 14
8487 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: April 2014

I cant stand drug store mascaras. I haven’t found a single one that I like.

Right now I go between They’re Real and Buxom Lashes. I like the They’re Real formula better, but I like the Buxom brush better.

Post # 15
1399 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

@Sweet.Sugar.Rose:  +1. Great Lash by Maybelline is my cheapie favorite since I can’t get the good stuff in Central America.

My real favorite is BADgal Lash by Benefit.

It gives me long, thick, beautiful lashes without being clumpy. The only thing I dislike about it is that it is NOT waterproof, so if there’s possibility of tears (which for me, happens when Mufasa dies in The Lion King or when Pacey & Joey get it on for the first time on Dawson’s Creek…), I can’t use it.

Post # 16
1399 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: July 2013

On a related note, I just found this: WATERPROOF BADgal Lash! I think I’ll have to make my mom bring me some from the states in December :oX

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