Waterproof Voluminous Carbon Black

L'Oreal Paris

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2.6

274 reviews

31%
would repurchase
3.7/5
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1.0
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2 years ago

OVERALL: DO NOT RECOMMEND I was looking for a drugstore dupe of my favorite high end mascara (I swear by Chanel inimitable). This one was nice in some respects but overall I WONT REPURCHASE...

About reviewer (154 reviews)

Age

SkinOther, Fair, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesOther



1.0
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2 years ago

This stuff is basically dark black rubber cement. It causes ugly clumping that is gummy in the manner of rubber cement. It is hard to remove; I have found clumps of it in my lashes even after two...

About reviewer (37 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinDry, Fair, Warm

HairBrown, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown


1.0
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2 years ago

Background: I have watery eyes and always get smudging by the end of the day, even with waterproof mascara. Great Lash, Annabelle, etc. have never done it for me. Saw a lot of great reviews about...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Olive, Warm

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown


3.0
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2 years ago

I love waterproof L’Oreal Voluminous mascaras, in general. This one is another great mascara in their line, except that t sometimes left black smudge marks on my upper lid/browbone (an area not...

About reviewer (311 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinSensitive, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue


2.0
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3 years ago

It smudges really bad on me. I'm oily, and by the end of the day, I have black smears on the bottom of my eyes. Pass.

About reviewer (366 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Fair, Neutral

HairBlack, Curly, Fine

EyesHazel


5.0
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3 years ago

I have used this for over a decade and love it! Doesn’t clump, adds good volume!

About reviewer (45 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinDry, Medium

HairOther

EyesBrown


3.0
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3 years ago

I re-bought this randomly because I used to swear by it in college. However, this time it smeared quite a bit (both top and bottom lids were full raccoon). Even the waterproof formula! I do have...

About reviewer (2 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOily, Tan

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


4.0
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3 years ago

This is my holy grail mascara. I always come back to this because it makes my short straight asian lashes hella voluminous. If your eyelashes don't hold curls very well then you need to use...

About reviewer (4 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrown

EyesBrown


2.0
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3 years ago

I use waterproof mascara to hold the curl I create on my long but straight and downward pointing lashes. This holds curl fairly well and the carbon black defines that lashes beautifully but it...

About reviewer (260 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesGreen


2.0
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3 years ago

As a disclaimer: my eyelashes are very lightly colored and grow almost straight downward. They need a good curl before any mascara and are lightweight enough that heavy products do not weigh them...

About reviewer (12 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily, Fair, Cool

HairBlond, Other, Other

EyesHazel



1.0
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2 years ago

OVERALL: DO NOT RECOMMEND I was looking for a drugstore dupe of my favorite high end mascara (I swear by Chanel inimitable). This one was nice in some respects but overall I WONT REPURCHASE...

About reviewer (154 reviews)

Age

SkinOther, Fair, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesOther



1.0
Created with Sketch.

2 years ago

This stuff is basically dark black rubber cement. It causes ugly clumping that is gummy in the manner of rubber cement. It is hard to remove; I have found clumps of it in my lashes even after two...

About reviewer (37 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinDry, Fair, Warm

HairBrown, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown


1.0
Created with Sketch.

2 years ago

Background: I have watery eyes and always get smudging by the end of the day, even with waterproof mascara. Great Lash, Annabelle, etc. have never done it for me. Saw a lot of great reviews about...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Olive, Warm

HairBrown, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown


3.0
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2 years ago

I love waterproof L’Oreal Voluminous mascaras, in general. This one is another great mascara in their line, except that t sometimes left black smudge marks on my upper lid/browbone (an area not...

About reviewer (311 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinSensitive, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue


2.0
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3 years ago

It smudges really bad on me. I'm oily, and by the end of the day, I have black smears on the bottom of my eyes. Pass.

About reviewer (366 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Fair, Neutral

HairBlack, Curly, Fine

EyesHazel




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