If you've become a slave to lash extensions—we totally understand why as their volumizing and lengthening benefits are like no other—than you’ll want to listen up. Rumor has it there’s a peptide-enhanced mascara that can do wonders for lash extensions and make them last longer than normal. We all know that one of the downsides to wearing lash extensions is the constant upkeep that comes along with them. About every three weeks you’re back at the salon getting them filled because ...
Senior beauty editor Joanna Douglas picks out the best budget-friendly mascaras. (Photo: Henry Leutwyler) As a beauty editor there is one question I’m asked the most — by friends and strangers alike: “What’s the best drugstore mascara?” One of the potentially germiest beauty products, it’s best to toss mascara after six months, so shelling out on pricey designer wands isn’t ideal for everyone. Seeking glam, amped up lashes from an affordable tube?
Kim Kardashian wears Huda Beauty lashes. Huda Kattan is a beauty guru turned entrepreneur and the creator of Huda Beauty. “I’ll go through sometimes and say to my sisters, ‘OMG look, so-and-so is wearing Samantha lashes here,’ or, ‘oh my gosh those are the Alyssa lashes,’” Kattan told Yahoo Beauty. “Since we have very distinct lashes I can see that many of the celebrities who wear them once choose to buy them and use them over and over again.” Huda Kattan’s bold lash look resembles the Kardashians.
Such was the case when we met up with our resident makeup expert and Avon Global Celebrity Makeup Artist, Lauren Andersen, and she casually mentioned something called “lash sculpting.” Immediately, our brains went into high alert. Does it involve contouring our lashes? Obviously, we made Andersen tell us all she could about this makeup artist secret. Keep scrolling to see what it is! If you’ve been wiggling your mascara through your lashes and been left disappointed for the lack of curl, lash sculpting is your savior.
Cult beauty products become that way for a reason: Their hues are universally appealing and their formulas are truly innovative and ahead of their time. Now Diorshow has improved their formula to ensure "Fuller lashes, bolder impact, and fresher longer" look.
COVERGIRL Full Lash Bloom Mascara ($8) is about to become a staple for low-key looks. The newest mascara to join the COVERGIRL family thoroughly coats lashes without leaving them stiff or spider-like. The secret lies in a beeswax-infused formula that’s more mousse-like than that of your typical mascara.
Pressed for time? Don’t fret. Read VIOLET GREY’s guide to polished makeup and a voluminous ponytail in the blink of an eye. Written by Lexy Lebsack Bad manners includes tardiness, but there are certain moments when being five, 10 minutes late allows for just the right build up of anticipation.
Hi Bobbi, I have monolids and my eyelashes simply won’t lift. I’ve tried everything from buying really expensive mascara, buying an expensive eyelash curler, warming up my curler, etc. I don’t even put on mascara anymore because it always gets on my lower lids and the mess is not worth the barely noticeable difference in my lashes. Thanks! Juliana Dear Juliana, First, you can address the issue of the mascara getting on your lower lids by dusting powder on top of your concealer so your mascara won’t transfer.