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BENEFIT COSMETICS: THEY ARE REAL LENGTHENING AND VOLUMIZING MASCARA


 



           I was on the lookout for water soluble daily mascara which would not feel too heavy. After hearing a lot of great reviews about benefit’s “they are real mascara” I decided to give it a try. Read on...


   This is a deluxe version of benefit’s mascara. It comes in a small tube and the mascara brush is more long than wide with sharp plasticy bristles which separates the lashes.


 









Product claims:
  They’re real! Lengthens, curls, volumizes, lifts and separates. Our jet black, long-wearing formula won’t smudge or dry out. A specially designed brush re
veals lashes you never knew you had!.

   Apparently this mascara has won quite a few beauty awards too.
   On opening the mascara the smell is a little chemical like and off putting but who cares as long as it does what it promises. The consistency is a little towards the thicker side(maybe because this mascara is a little old? if you own one ,please leave a comment about its consistency so i know i am not the only one complaining about it LOL). On applying one coat it did nothing for my lashes and I was starting to be disappointed but after second coat I noticed a visible difference in the thickness of my lashes. It really lives up to its claim. It does not clump nor does it feel heavy on the lashes.i used a spooli brush to further separate my lashes. It lasted all day on my eyes and did not irritate my contact lenses.
When I washed my face, the mascara ran down all over my face. But still a lot of it was left on the lashes , so kuddos to its staying power.It gives the appearance of being water proof mascara without actually being one. It is not very hard remove but it does take some time. I usually remove my eye makeup with coconut oil as it is not harmful to the eyes.

I bought it for PKR 1000 from LA VIVA GLAM (facebook page)

After 1 coat




                                                               After 2 coats



Pros:

1.       Thickens the lashes greatly
2.        Not heavy
3.       Quickly dries
4.       Not clumpy
5.       Long wear time
6.       Lifts the lashes so eyes look wider

Cons:

1.       Price
2.       Not water proof
3.       Does not lengthens the lashes much
Very Sticky and thick consistency

3 comments:

  1. Love your review, worth reading. This product looks amazing, would surely try it.
    Have a nice day.
    Kanwal Ikram's Blog

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  2. lovely honest review the product looks stunning
    www.mahasbeautyblog.com

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