Archive for 'Mascara'

The Battle of the Vibrating Mascaras: Lancome’s Ôscillation vs. Estee’s TurboLash

Monday, November 10th, 2008

Lancome’s Ôscillation The Facts: Emits 7,000 Ôscillations per minute. Was created by a team led by Jean-Louis Guéret, the designer of all Lancôme mascara brushes who is the father of nearly 400 mascaras. Prior to the national launch, the waiting list reached a whopping 21,000 names. The Application: Practice your thumb exercises ladies, because Ôscillation [...]

The Lash Stash

Thursday, August 7th, 2008

The Beauty bug swears, this site is not turning into a mascara blog! However, since it’s been a hot topic lately, She figured, why stop now? If you’re looking for a new mascara, but still aren’t sold on the recent vibrating trend, pick up Sephora’s Lash Stash. At $25, it’s reasonably priced and allows you [...]

Lancome’s Ôscillation Mascara Video Demonstration

Tuesday, August 5th, 2008

Lashes everywhere are reaching new lengths thanks to the now sold-out Lancome Ôscillation Mascara. The new vibrating product is accumulating waiting lists across the US that are longer than the latest issue of Vogue, and is causing even the most recognized beauty editors to toss their falsies away. The Beauty Bug’s mascara arrived on Saturday, [...]

Mascara Mayhem

Thursday, July 31st, 2008

Today, the beauty world was in a state of mascara fixation. The culprit of the craze? Lancome’s Ôscillation. While The Beauty Bug does agree that it is an innovative product and is excited to try it, from all the commotion it has caused one would think that it puts on mascara, styles your hair, and [...]

Mascaras Going to New Lengths

Wednesday, July 30th, 2008

Within the span of about 2 short weeks, several new mascaras have hit beauty counters and shelves. These new innovative, fluttering wands are causing quite the buzz and vibration in the beauty world…literally. Here’s the breakdown: Givenchy’s Phenomen’ Eyes Mascara – Even though it’s not polite to stare, in some cases you just have to. [...]

Lancome’s New Vibrating Mascara, Ôscillation

Friday, June 13th, 2008

You heard it here first! Lancome, the mascara giant, will soon be creating even more mascara envy amongst it’s industry competitors. The Paris-based company is set to release Ôscillation, a unique vibrating mascara that provides a 360-degree coat around each and every lash. This is one that The Beauty Bug will need to see to [...]

Clinique’s Lash Power Mascara

Wednesday, February 20th, 2008

Tired, cold and sluggish – those three words pretty accurately describe The Beauty Bug these past 2 weeks. She’s been yawning so much, She’s going to start catching flies. Not only that…the excessive yawning causes Her eyes to tear, which doesn’t bode well for her eye makeup. Lucky for Her, She’s been wearing Clinique’s new [...]

Covergirl’s Lashblast vs. Maybelline’s Define-A-Lash

Wednesday, January 2nd, 2008

The Beauty Bug has been testing these 2 mascaras for a few weeks now because everyone needs a good drugstore mascara to fall back on; Her findings are below: Maybelline’s Define-A-Lash: The Beauty Bug first heard about this mascara while having lunch with fellow TotalBeauty bloggers, and Allure beauty director Amy Keller. Amy mentioned that [...]

The Beauty Bug Presents “The Office” – New Max Factor Vivid Impact Highlighting Mascara

Thursday, November 1st, 2007

This week on The Beauty Bug Presents “The Office”, The Beauty Bug and her co-workers test a product that has yet to hit the shelves – Max Factor’s Vivid Impact Highlighting Mascara, a double-ended mascara that highlights the lashes and draws closer attention to a woman’s eyes. The defining basecoat, a regular mascara, lengthens lashes [...]

Plush Lashes…They’re Worth Being Late to Work For…

Tuesday, October 2nd, 2007

The Beauty Bug is normally a very punctual person…normally. She hates being late and will do anything She can to avoid it – especially when it comes to work. There’s nothing worse than having to walk past everyone to get to your desk – everyone who is already busy at work. Well, this morning, when [...]