Recently Influenster sent me a VoxBox with Maybelline goodies to test. In case you didn't know, Maybelline is my favorite drugstore brand so I was thrilled to try these. Below, you'll see a below and after using the Colossal Big Shot Mascara...
You can tell from the photos that the mascara clearly provides volume and length! To get this look I had to use many coats, more so than other mascaras I've tried. I think the brush was part of the problem because it didn't grip onto my lashes evenly. However with a little wiggling and maneuvering, I think all of the lashes were coated. The mascara is also long lasting, which sometimes is a good thing. But in this case it didn't budge...at all, not even when I used makeup remover. 3 days later and I'm still feeling the remnants of the mascara. I was not a huge fan of that either.
Aside from results, I'm a sucker for packaging. I thought the gold tube was luxurious and fun!
Overall, the mascara was true to its word for providing volume, but I've tried better products. I wouldn't purchase this again...but one of my favorite mascaras ever is Maybelline Falsies!
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Thanks to Maybelline and Influenster for sending these samples in exchange for an honest review. All opinions shared above are my own.