Win it! Revitalash Volumizing Mascara – FIVE up for grabs!

Posted by Lipglossiping On February - 29 - 2012

Small children and babies are often bestowed with the gift of incredible lashes.  Have you looked into a four year old’s eyes recently?  Go find one and then come back and tell me that it’s not ridiculously unfair that they get such beautiful lashes.  I don’t know what happens to them over time but eventually, they too will spend their adulthoods trying to recapture the flutteryness of their youths.  Leila has some of the most awe-inspiring lashes I’ve ever seen – she has my curl and her Dad’s length… it’s a killer combination even if I do say so myself.  Me, well I need a little assistance in the lash department.  Not too much, but without a good mascara – they’re pretty insignificant.

Today, I’ve got a really lovely mascara to show you.  Not only that, but I’ve got FIVE of them to give away to you, my lovely readers.

Revitalash, the brand perhaps better known for their length-inducing eyelash conditioner also make a rather nifty day-to-day mascara.  The Revitalash Volumizing Mascara (£19.50) promises both volume and definition, the holy grail for thin, weedy lashes.

The packaging is fairly unassuming and the brush… pretty unremarkable.  There’s nothing about the product that gives you a buzz of anticipation, but they say it’s always the quiet ones don’t they?

The formula is quite, quite lovely… inky black with an almost rubbery texture.  It’s wet but not runny and leaves my lashes super-soft regardless of how many coats I apply.  From the first coat through to the third, this didn’t clump on me at all.  It pulled the lashes together at the base to create a greater emphasis on the drama but kept some really good definition right through to the tips.  One coat yields a distinctly natural result but from the 2nd coat onward, it was easily buildable into something more flutter-worthy.  Want to see?

No mascara on the left, three coats of Revitalash Volumizing Mascara on the right.  You can see the fullness at the lashline, when combined with some careful eyeliner application, the effect is dramatic.  I didn’t experience any smudging or flaking though this isn’t a waterproof product so perhaps not as suitable for those with particularly watery eyes.

Overall, I’d describe the Revitalash Volumizing Mascara as a solid all-rounder that ventures gallantly into the dramatic territory.  It’s not quite false lash effect but will see you through from day to night without any clumpiness headaches.  For stockist details, visit www.skinbrands.co.uk or buy online from lookfantastic.com

Or…

Have a go at winning one for yourself in today’s giveaway!

 

To enter and stand a chance of winning one of FIVE Revitalash Volumizing Mascaras, simply…

1.  Follow @Lipglossiping on Twitter

2.  Tweet: I’ve entered to win one of 5 @Revitalash Volumizing Mascaras in an exclusive competition with @lipglossiping http://bit.ly/xOMl1F

 

The competition closes on the 7th March at 23.59.  You have one week to enter!


T&C
1. Entry open to UK residents only.
2. One winner will be picked at random from all @Lipglossiping followers who have tweeted the required phrase.
3. Competition closes on 7th March 2012 at 23.59.
4. Winner will be notified over Twitter within 5 days of the competition’s closing date.
5. If you don’t have a twitter account you may still enter by sending me an email via the contact page using the subject line: “Revitalash Volumizing Mascara competition” and leaving your name and contact details.  If you win via this method, you will be notified by email.  No email details will be kept once this competition has closed.


12 Responses to “Win it! Revitalash Volumizing Mascara – FIVE up for grabs!”

  1. kelly says:

    my 5 year old has the most beautiful lashes, she takes after my husband who has lashes that make me green with jealousy!

  2. ohh I’d love to try this – thanks Charlotte, am off to tweet!

    Nic x

  3. samantha fox says:

    my eyelashes are defiantly thin and weedy and my eyelashes are so light that without mascara i look like i don’t have eyelashes which makes me look like an amphibian, a red frog to be exact, with my bright red hair and lack of eyelashes i am just a hop away from being its sister…sorry strange lady ramblings x

  4. Louise says:

    The guy I sit beside at work has amazing lashes – it’s so unfair!

  5. Leah says:

    Ooh, it looks amaze. My fella has lashes like a Jersey cow, the sod!

  6. Becky says:

    Ooh I love the look of this :)

    Just followed and tweeted – https://twitter.com/#!/BeckysMABBlogs/status/174890403840004096

    Becky x

  7. Little Jo says:

    I just tweeted my dear – please don’t beat me with a wand! lol seriously I need to win this mascara as i’ve had a recent eyelash mishap with some falsh lashes and curlers… a few of my main lashes have FALLEN OUT!! I look bizaaarrrr so anything that might make them appear fuller would be fabulous xxx

    • Mollance says:

      Oh dear, I did that once and pulled all the eyelashes out from one side. Had to make sure I had a black topliner on until they grew back so it didn’t look so odd.

  8. Your bottom lashes look great here. My little one and the Mr both have sickeningly lovely lashes. What do they want with them, eh? I’d be able to make use of them what with the fluttering and the gazing and whatnot. Not fair. 😉 xx

  9. Mollance says:

    Tweeted x
    Would love to have lashes even half as luscious as my 2 yr old son.

  10. Sydney says:

    I don’t think there’s a single mascara that doesn’t look good on you!

  11. I have to agree, my son who’s 5 has the most amazing eyelashes! Yet my daughters have all since birth been stuck with my stubby nasty ones! Some boys have all the luck 😉 LOL

    Mel x
    P.S. Am tweeting giveaway now

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