A few months ago, while getting a pedicure, I snagged a magazine off the counter and was flipping through it to avoid talking to the beautician (sorry, lady, I only get an hour to myself once in a blue moon!). I came across an article about these magnetic false lashes and thought it sounded interesting! Admittedly, I am HORRIBLE at makeup, and have only attempted false lashes on my own once with the result of instant tears, frustration, and never trying again. A few days later, a BuzzFeed article popped up about the same thing and after reading it, I thought it’d be a great idea to give it a try!

      Let me start my review by saying my first impressions from the company weren’t great. I placed my order in mid-March and they said it’d ship out in 2-3 weeks. One week later I got an email saying they’d be delayed another 2-3 weeks. After a month had passed, I emailed their customer service with no reply. So I started stalking their Instagram, only to find out that people who had placed orders in January still hadn’t gotten theirs! I was disheartened and left a comment on one of their posts about how disappointed I was. To my surprise they replied asking me to send them my order number. Less than 24 hours later my lashes were shipped and on their way! The squeaky wheel gets the grease!!

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      Here’s the set I ordered: “Original Lash”. You get 2 sets of lashes for $69 and free shipping! They have other sets available that are more full or smaller, something for everyone!

      The day after they arrived I decided to do an all-day trial. Putting them on was tricky at first! The tiny magnets kept linking up way out of place. Each eye gets 2 little lashes shown above, one sits on top of your lashes, and the other underneath the same line of lashes. The magnet holds the lashes tightly to your existing eyelashes. I found that lightly holding the top piece in place with one hand helped while I placed the bottom piece helped it land where I wanted it to. Once they were on and I liked where they were, I LOVED the initial peek in the mirror! I truly felt like I had had a professional glue on false lashes! They felt heavy and I could definitely “see” them out of the corners of my eyes which felt funny…but it felt the same as when a makeup artist puts on a full set of false lashes, so I couldn’t expect much less!

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      I wore them ALL day (okay for like 8 hours) and was truly impressed! I went grocery shopping on a super windy day and they didn’t budge. Around hour 4 or 5 I almost forgot I had them on! When my husband came home from work, he said my eyes looked great!

      Overall, I give these lashes a 9 out of 10! I took away a point for the poor initial customer service. But I would highly recommend this to anyone, especially high school girls who have lots of dances and senior portraits coming up!

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      Here is the link to One Two Cosmetics where you can get your own set!

      P.S. – I was in no way compensated for writing this review 🙂

       

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