In the last ten years, we’ve seen some truly incredible breakthroughs in the world of lashes. Everyone wants full, thick, long lashes, but most of us aren’t naturally blessed with them. But thanks to a growing number of growth serums on the market, improving the look of your natural lashes is much more attainable. But which brands are worth keeping an eye out for? Today we’re looking into the Younique Lash Serum in particular to give you all of the nitty gritty details including formula, function and of course, reviews so you know whether or not this product is a fit for your needs. So without further adieu, let’s get started!
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What is the Younique Lash Serum?
The Younique Moodstruck Esteem Lash Serum is a lash lengthening serum that you can apply every day to gradually improve the condition and appearance of your lashes. This product helps to create stronger, fuller, more durable lashes with ingredients like peptides, natural extracts and more. The lash serum from Younique also utilizes encapsulation technology in order to deliver the key ingredients from root to tip so you see results even sooner. In fact, Younique claim that you’ll see results as quickly as four weeks when applied daily.
The Younique Moodstruck Esteem Lash Serum is sold on it’s own as an individual step that you can apply before your favorite mascara, but it can also be purchased as part of a larger set. If you’re looking to build upon the results of the lash serum, Younique also offers a trio of lash products which includes the lash serum as well as the Moodstruck Epic Mascara and the Moodstruck 3D Fiber Lashes. These two products work to highlight the effects of the lash serum by volumizing and extending the length of your lashes, creating a full lash effect without the need for false eyelashes. Plus, neither of these products will affect the efficacy of your lash serum, so you can apply all 3 in the morning without hesitation.
How To Use Younique Lash Serum?
One of the great things about this lash serum is the packaging. While the star of any product will always be the formula, effective packaging can often be the difference between a good product and an great one. The Younique Moodstruck Esteem Lash Serum comes in mascara-like packaging with a slim tube with a screw top attached to a spoolie wand. This way, you can apply the serum exactly as you would a mascara without any mess. Often times, lash serums are painted onto the eyelids which can lead to messy application and a highly likelihood of the formula ending up in your eyes. With this packaging in particular, you can also feel confident that you’re coating every single lash from root to tip.
Another thing to keep in mind is that this lash serum is layerable. There are some lash serums on the market that cannot be used or are difficult to use underneath mascaras, which can add time to your routine or make it nearly impossible to apply a lash serum in the morning. Not only is the Younique Lash Serum layerable and can be used underneath makeup, the team behind this product even went as far as to design two different mascaras to amplify the effects of the lash serum, so you can reap the benefits of this product as soon as possible.
Looking at the Moonstruck Lash Serum by Younique, the formula behind this product is concentrated mostly on conditioning and fortifying ingredients. The base of this formula contains water, PVP, butylene glycol, polyquaternium-37 and caprylyl glycol. PVP and polyquaternium-37 effectively coats the lashes with a light film to help lock in all of the beneficial ingredients, while butylene and caprylyl glycols serve as emollients and moisturizing ingredients.
Moving into more of the active ingredients within this formula, the Moonstruck Lash Serum contains a variety of extracts as well as peptides to help strengthen the lashes, while also increasing length and density. Some of the extracts at the forefront of this formula include laminaria digata extract and pelvetia canaliculata extract. Laminaria digata, also known as horsetail is a species of brown algae or kelp. In skincare, this extract can serve as a powerful antioxidant, as well as skin conditioner. This, along with pelvetia canaliculata extract, is the main component that allows these serums to possess their lengthening and strengthening properties. With all of these ingredients, the serum has a whole helps to increase lash volume and length within as little as four weeks.
Who Is This Serum For?
This serum can be used by just about anyone who’d like to improve the appearance, as well as the overall health of your lashes. But, as with everything, we recommend taking note of any irritation you experience, as the eye area in particular can be exceptionally sensitive.
Unfortunately, it’s pretty difficult to track down reviews for this product. Younique does not currently display reviews on their website nor do they have testimonials posted for their products. With that said, there are a number of bloggers who have had a chance to try this product for a long period of time. Most noticed an improvement in the length and volume of their natural lashes, especially when used twice a day. But we’d love to hear from you! Have you ever used a lash serum before? Let us know in the comments below!
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Leanne Original review: Sep 12, 2019.
I’ve been using this serum for a while and saw results within a week and improved results over time. I have a few friends who are recovering from lash extensions who are trying it now and they are even happier than I am because they are seeing the damage from extensions being repaired. This stuff is awesome!