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Christian Dior Diorshow Extase Flash Plumping Mascara

Average Rating 3.8/5
64% would buy again
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Review by lauramclaren

rated 4 of 5 top reviewer on 12/29/2009 2:04:00 PM More reviews by lauramclaren

Age: Unknown Skin: Very Dry, Medium, Neutral Hair: Blond, Other, Eyes: Brown

I have always been on the positive side of the fence with Diorshow, I dont think it lives up to its claims; however, its definitely near the top of my all time favs (Armani Eyes to Kill takes the cake). After a hefty post-Christmas Sephora purchase, on the way out I noticed Extase on one of their displays as a Beauty Insider only purchase, and I knew I wouldn't be able to leave without buying it. The first time I used it, clumpy, and very thick.The brush is different (like a snowman) but seemingly easy to apply. I think the trick with this mascara is to not judge it by its first uses, because now after the 5th or 6th time - its perfect. Once the initial mascara that the brush has been sitting in for months is gone, its fantastic. Gives me nice fanned out lashes with great length & volume, and as one reviewer said, its fantastic layered over another mascara. My routine is Lancome Oscillation Power Boost + GA Eyes to Kill + Diorshow Extase and boom - Lashes! EDIT: I'm not liking this so much anymore, seemed to work great a couple times, and now its back to clumpy, wet lashes that are somewhat scary. Won't repurchase anymore.

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