the falsies review

imlydiaa  asked:

Hi! 😊 I want to try out eyelashes and i just want to know where i could find some cheap/affordable lashes that looks real?

Hello!  Falsies are one of my biggest beauty guilty pleasures!  They’re the easiest way to take your makeup up a notch… from basic to BAM.  All it takes is a little practice, and soon it will be second nature to apply lashes and will only take a few moments in your routine.

When you’re first starting out with lashes, I’d say the best ones to pick up would be Ardell lashes.  They’re definitely the easiest brand to find (you can get them at pretty much any drugstore, beauty store, or supermarket) and they’re excellent quality for not much money.  They cost about $5 depending on where you get them (I can usually get them in my area for $3.99).  I like Ardell because they have TONS of different styles, and they’re really easy to apply because the lash band is flexible and never too thick.  The lashes themselves never seem to shed on me and as long as you take care of them and clean them after each use, you can use them multiple times.


My favorite lashes from Ardell are the Wispies and the #120 Demis, but if you want a natural look I’d recommend the #110s as seen above.  They’re nice and short but still give pretty volume, and the staggered lash length helps them to blend in with your natural lashes easier.  Plus, the lash band is clear (see how they look like little bunches at the roots?)  which makes them so easy to wear - you don’t need thick liner to hide the lash band with these!

As for glue, most Ardell lashes come with a little tube of glue that will get you through a couple of uses.  If you wanted to invest in a big tube that will last you a long time, I’d recommend these:

LashGrip Eyelash Adhesive - $4  This is very similar to Duo Lash Glue but isn’t as expensive.  This is also made by Ardell.


Revlon Precision Lash Adhesive - $4  I was recently turned onto this via YouTube, where I saw tons of people using this little cheapie that I had hidden in my lash drawer for who knows how long!  This has a brush applicator which is SO easy and quick to use.  Just remember to wait about 20 seconds for the glue to get tacky on the lash before you stick them on your eyes!

I hope this helps you!  Have fun playing with lashes.  For more tips and related posts, check the tags below.  

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brynyz-blog  asked:

Hi Hilary :) I am needing your advise for the best strip eyelashes..?? ~This is my first visit to your sight :) I didn't see a search spot, so if you have already given this advise please excuse me :)~ I have always used 'andrea 33' but I really would love a longer lash.. but not costumey.. What would you suggest?? Thanks soooo much for you time and knowledge :) I really appreciate it! xxo~~~ Bryn

Hello Bryn!  Welcome to DSP!

The lashes you normally wear are quite thick and full!  Whenever you’re trying for a lot of length, it’s best to not go to such an extreme with the volume too - that’s where you’d get a bit costumey.  I really recommend the infamous Ardell Wispies - they still have volume, lots of length, and they’re flirty and sultry on the eyes.

Ardell Wispies - $4

Andrea #33 Lashes - $4

Hope that helps you!  And although I don’t have a search bar, you can always browse my previous posts on http://drugstoreprincess.com/browse, or search a tag, such as http://drugstoreprincess.com/tagged/falsies  :)

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