Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: L'Oreal Volume Shocking Mascara Product Review

  1. #1
    Super Moderator NoDayButToday's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2005
    Location
    Florida
    Posts
    14,168

    Default L'Oreal Volume Shocking Mascara Product Review

    Volume Shocking Mascara ($12.95) is shocking, at least if you're used to lackluster or natural-look mascaras! This two-step mascara includes a Lash Defining Base Coat and a Volume Constructing Top Coat. The Base Coat is a white "primer" whose formula is similar to that of most mascaras, minus the pigment. It nicely separates and lengthens lashes, but things really get exciting when the Top Coat is applied. It goes on with a comb instead of a brush applicator, and the result is a heavier application of mascara that dramatically lengthens, thickens, and curls with a few strokes. As usual, I applied the primer step to one set of lashes and then used just the mascara on the other. Usually the difference isn't noticeable, but it was this time, albeit marginally. The side with the Base Coat produced fewer clumps when the Top Coat was applied, although some clumping was apparent with or without the Base Coat, as was minor flaking during wear. That's the tradeoff if you decide to try this product: magnificently enhanced lashes but an application process that demands more precision and, preferably, a clean brush to comb through lashes so clumps are smoothed out. This is surprisingly easy to remove with a water-soluble cleanser.

    Source: Paula Begoun

  2. #2
    Silver Member Green-eyed-hottie's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Posts
    479

    Default

    Ugh... I HATE it!!!
    "Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way"

Thread Information

Users Browsing this Thread

There are currently 1 users browsing this thread. (0 members and 1 guests)

Similar Threads

  1. Almay One Coat Nourishing Mascara Triple Effect Product Review
    By NoDayButToday in forum Products and Reviews
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: April 23rd, 2006, 06:50 PM
  2. Replies: 0
    Last Post: March 11th, 2006, 11:31 AM
  3. Product Review: Revlon Fabulash Waterproof Mascara
    By NoDayButToday in forum Products and Reviews
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: March 11th, 2006, 11:19 AM
  4. Replies: 0
    Last Post: November 11th, 2005, 01:45 PM
  5. Replies: 6
    Last Post: November 2nd, 2005, 09:24 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •