Clinique • High Impact Mascara • Mascara

rated 3.6(1499 reviews)

Average Rating.3.6
Would buy this product again.59%

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rated 2 of 5 shumania on 3/14/2004 11:26:00 PM more reviews by shumania

Age: 19-24   Skin: Acne-prone   Hair: Black   Eyes: Brown    

This didn't really do much for my lashes except make it darker. It smudges a bit and my lashes felt stiff when it dries.

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rated 1 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* candacej on 3/13/2004 12:00:00 PM more reviews by candacej

Age: 30-35   Skin: Dry, Fair   Hair: Brown   Eyes: Brown    

Got this as a GWP, otherwise I would never have tried this ... and am glad I didn't pay for it. Although I really like the fat brush, this mascara applies too wet (although it didn't spray onto my lid, like some wet mascaras do) and straightened my just-curled lashes. I recurled, and applied another coat, but alas! My lashes don't look full or lush - just spidery thin and flat.

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rated 3 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* deweydrop on 3/12/2004 8:30:00 AM more reviews by deweydrop

Age: 25-29   Skin: Other   Hair: Other   Eyes: Other    

I, like everyone else, got this in a GWP. Now, I do like the naturally glossy mascara, so I figured this would be just as nice. WRONG...I feel it did nothing for my oomph, no volume, no nothing. It applies extremely wet too. I DO like the brush...but I will probably not re-purchase this.

Who would have thought that I'd go back to my Voluminous (which I'm slowly warming up too) after trying this sub-par product.

Edited to add - this stuff is hands down MUCH better than Maybelline Turbo additional lippy - just wanted to throw another comparison in.

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rated 5 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* TopNote on 3/11/2004 11:26:00 AM more reviews by TopNote

Age: 25-29   Skin: Acne-prone, Dark, Warm   Hair: Brown, Kinky, Coarse   Eyes: Brown    

Wow I am impressed. I got this with a gwp package. I tried today and was surprised at how long and dark my lashes looked. I have rather short, curly lashes, so I need lengthening and thickening, not curling from a mascara. If I keep getting good results, I may just replace my Diorshow, which is ridiculously expensive anyway, with this. Update: This is my HG mascara. I bought the full size and Im finally content. I love that the color is truly BLACK not dusty black or off black but jet black.

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rated 4 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* lucyc on 3/9/2004 8:34:00 AM more reviews by lucyc

Age: 19-24   Skin: Other   Hair: Brunette   Eyes: Green    

I have finally found a mascara that I will buy again - it makes my long but sparse lashes full and volumous. The packaging is cool (very dark green)and its a reasonable price too!!

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rated 5 of 5 lvlwing on 3/7/2004 11:40:00 PM more reviews by lvlwing

Age: 19-24   Skin: Acne-prone   Hair: Brunette   Eyes: Blue    

This is hands down the best mascara I've ever used. It is amazing the difference it makes! My lashes looked so fantastic with this mascara. Words cannot illustrate how much I love it. I recommend it to anyone and everyone.

I can understand why people with short, almost non-existant lashes would not like this mascara. The wand is fluffy--which is the main reason I love it. I have naturally thick, long eyelashes. With other wands I was forced to apply way too much, which caused it to clump. I have had no trouble with clumping or eyelashes sticking together with this mascara.

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rated 4 of 5 lkoehler on 3/7/2004 3:44:00 PM more reviews by lkoehler

Age: 30-35   Skin: Acne-prone   Hair: Brunette   Eyes: Brown    

I recommend removing the excess mascara from the wand before applying - I get much better results this way!!! As long as I do this, I get comparable results to my old standby, Lancome Amplicils, and for seven dollars cheaper. Have no problems with the High Impact mascara flaking or smearing and it is easy to remove with just soap and water.

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rated 3 of 5 *TOP REVIEWER* LukkiChrm on 3/4/2004 10:55:00 PM more reviews by LukkiChrm

Age: 18 & Under   Skin: Combination   Hair: Blond   Eyes: Hazel    

It gave me lush, full lashes-for the first 5 minutes. This was very wet and made black circles inder my eyes, and weighed down my curl of my eyelashes. Thank God this was a GWP. Diorshow is MUCH better.

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rated 4 of 5 queenbee19 on 3/3/2004 5:18:00 PM more reviews by queenbee19

Age: 19-24   Skin: Normal, Medium   Hair: Brown   Eyes: Black    

I received this as a sample and I was pleased with it. What I like the best about this product is that it separates my lashes. It also puts on a smooth coat, which doesn't necessarily make my lashes look significant longer, which is fine. I like the full, long brush. The drawback is that it's a bit wet, so it takes a bit to dry.

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rated 2 of 5 highspeedblues on 3/2/2004 10:54:00 AM more reviews by highspeedblues

Age: 25-29   Skin: Very Dry   Hair: Blond   Eyes: Brown    

I bought this mascara in the color Plum Drama because I wanted to try colored mascara and I always had good results with Clinique mascara. This was very disappointing. The brush is too fluffy making it hard to apply perfectly. More than one or two coats makes a clumpy mess. The color is not very significant at all, unless you are under direct light. I wouldn't buy this again, in fact I've barely used the one I have.

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