25 Oct 2011

Review: Maybelline Volum' Express The Colossal Cat Eyes Mascara

Maybelline have recently released their new mascara "Volum' Express The Colossal Cat Eyes" (bit of a mouthful) which promises 7x more volumised, flicked out at the corners eyelashes.

 

Packaging


The packaging is bright yellow and you wouldn't lose it in your makeup bag. It also has leopard print on the lid which is a nice touch seeing as it's "cat eyes"



The "claw brush" as they call it is designed to help the mascara. It's a good length and width but doesn't manage to part the lashes very well so can result in some clumping


 

Results


Here's my nake eye


and here's the mascara result




The result is very dark and it coats all the lashes as you can see, but it's a bit of a clumpy result for my liking as I prefer a more seperated look to my lashes. They do look quite curled and flicked at the corners however



and here's me with cat eyes herself wearing my cat eyes!



If you're feeling inspired by this, blogger Masquerade Makeup has created some tutorial videos





 
SHARE:

5 comments

  1. It does look really pretty and is certainly good for the price, but I also prefer a more separated fanned out look. I tend to go for rubber comb type brushes, but this is definitely something I'd happily buy as a back up xx

    Visit The Other Side Of Cool
    Tweet me! @othersideofcool

    ReplyDelete
  2. I have this mascara and i love it, i have natrually really long lashes so i only need one coat and the outcome is perfect, your eyes are really pretty btw

    ReplyDelete
  3. I can never find the right Mascara-i have tried so many different brands. Think i will give this one a go x

    ReplyDelete
  4. Awesome blog you have here but I was wanting to know if you knew of any community forums that cover the same topics talked about here?
    I'd really love to be a part of group where I can get responses from other
    experienced people that share the same interest. If you have any suggestions, please let
    me know. Cheers!

    Here is my page: search engine optimization seo

    ReplyDelete
  5. Hiya! I know this is kinda off topic but I'd figured I'd ask.
    Would you be interested in exchanging links or maybe guest authoring a blog article or vice-versa?
    My site covers a lot of the same topics as yours and I feel we
    could greatly benefit from each other. If you happen to be interested feel free to send me
    an email. I look forward to hearing from you! Wonderful blog by the way!


    Feel free to surf to my web site: how to get dental insurance Elk Grove

    ReplyDelete

Blogger Template Created by pipdig