Skip Nav
Hair Tutorials
Learn How to DIY the Waterfall Braid Once and For All
Amazon
The 6 Top-Rated Mascaras on Amazon Will Give You Lashes Like Whoa — All Under $16
Meghan Markle
Here Are the Exact Beauty Products Meghan Markle Uses — Including a $14 Perfume!

Mascara Review: L'Oreal Double Extend Lash Extension

Doing Drugstore: L'Oréal Double Extend Lash Extension Effect Mascara

If you haven't tried tube mascaras yet, you'll be glad to know that drugstore versions are rolling out. One of the first is L'Oréal Double Extend Lash Extension Effect Mascara ($9.79), a two-step mascara with "beauty tube technology."

Tube mascaras are great for making lashes look longer, and because the formulas come off with warm water, they're much easier to remove. I'm a fan of Mirenesse Secret Weapon, but will L'Oréal's version perform as well? For the verdict (with pictures),

.

Voila, my naked peeper.


The first step is to apply a "nourishing base coat." It went on with a few clumps and looked like lash lice. Fortunately, it's just a temporary look. Moving on...


The second step involves the "ultra-lengthening tube top coat," which adds length and color. Don't know if I'd say it's "ultra-lengthening," but it's not bad. However, it's not as good as Lash Blast from Cover Girl, which lengthens and volumizes for less money and one fewer step.

Overall, this isn't a bad mascara — but it's not a great one, either. Pick it up if there's a two-for-one deal, but otherwise, don't make a special trip.

From Our Partners
L'Oréal Paris Infallible Pro-Matte Powder Review
Iskra Lawrence's Rose Gold Hair at Cannes Film Festival
L'Oréal Voluminous Original Mascara Review
Blake Lively's Met Gala 2018 Makeup
Best Beauty Products at Ulta 2018
No-Heat Hairstyles For Color-Treated Hair
L'Oréal Paris Double Extend Mascara Review
Amena Khan Stepping Down From L'Oréal Paris Campaign
David Beckham House 99 L'Oreal Line
Alexa Chung Named L'Oreal Professionnel Spokesperson
L'Oreal Paris Infallible Makeup Setting Spray Review
Best L'Oreal Makeup Products
From Our Partners
Latest Beauty
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds