Le Volume Ultra-Black de Chanel Review

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It’s always lovely to get post, even more so when it’s make-up and especially when you don’t remember requesting a sample! So imagine my surprise when I got a package through the door containing the new mascara from Chanel! The little box included a tiny sample and a leaflet about the product. It claims to be a “bold, intense look” and “in a single sweep, Le Volume De Chanel Ultra-Black* transforms your eyes into a deep, daring gaze.” It also says that “the mascara’s formula gives lashes volume and curl…”

Game on Chanel, let’s see what you’ve got! I mean my eyelashes are ridiculously long and curled anyway, but it’s always fun to see what mascara does to them! (Weird fact: I had no eyelashes when I was born, my eyes were naked!!)

Before     After

  • First Impressions: Wow! The mascara has certainly curled my eyelashes and added a lot of volume.
  • Value for money: It currently retails for around £25! (Whilst I was browsing to find the RRP, I remembered I’d requested a sample from Boots – they currently only have the waterproof version on the site which you can find here!)
  • Will I use it again?: I’m definitely going to keep using it until the tube is empty, will I spend £25 on it though? Probably not.
  • Verdict: 4/5 – It would have been a perfect 5, but the price let it down in my opinion, there are a lot of great mascaras out there that are under £10!!

What’s your favourite mascara? Let me know in the comments below 🙂 x

*PR sample but views are my own.

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11 Comments

  1. Wow, it looks fab on you – but I totally agree, there’s not need to pay such a hefty price tag when some of the drug store mascaras are equally as good! Great review 🙂 Karen xo

    1. Thank you 🙂 I recently bought the Maybelline Lash Sensational mascara and I can’t wait to use that (I’m trying to be good and use up one before using another … Trying being the operative word!) x

      1. lol lol I know exactly what you mean!! Trying is always *trying* to be part of my vocab but rarely happens – I have such little self discipline when it comes to buying makeup!!! Talking of mascara’s the MaxFactor False Lash Effect is phenomenal – realllly good mascara if you ever need to add another to your wish list lol xxxxx

  2. I’ve just got this too. So happy to see your blog 😊 I was absolutely ecstatic when I got this. It looks great too. I’ve got so many blogs to do so I have not tried mine yet but it looks fantastic. Great blog 😊 X

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