What is Shiseido Full Lash Serum?
Many people look for ways to get fuller looking lashes without having to get false lashes or extensions put on. In this review, we will be taking a look at Shiseido Full Lash Serum, a product that promises to give the user, fuller and denser looking lashes and eyebrows – due to their innovative serum technology that is apparently dermatologically tested. This product further claims to have hydrating effects.
- Dipropylene glycol
- Butylene glycol
- Polyvinyl acetate
Other ingredients include Carbomer, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Methylparaben, Polyvinyl alcohol, Potassium hydroxide, Arginine, Xanthan gum, Zizyphus jujuba fruit extract, Simethicone, Trisodium EDTA, and Tocopherol.
While this product’s information claims that it holds many benefits for fuller, hydrated lashes – the ingredients it consists of could have the opposite effect. Dipropylene glycol, when used in cosmetics is used as a fragrance, masking agent and helps to control the thickness of a liquid. Butylene glycol is included to improve absorption and penetration and is a chemical compound derived from petroleum. Sorbitol is a chemical sweetener that has many associated side effects when ingested and is used in cosmetics as a flavoring agent. Alcohol tends to have drying qualities and is most commonly used as an antimicrobial ingredient. Polyvinyl acetate is a polymer that helps hair stick together. Glycerin is included in this product as a moisturizer and while this ingredient does attract moisture, it only provides superficial hydration. We were also unable to determine if this product was cruelty-free.
How To Use
According to the manufacturer, this product should be used in the morning and evening after your skincare routine. The information available also states that the user should use the flocked
What is the Cost?
This lash volumizer is available for purchase, online from the manufacturer’s website. For 0.21oz, you will pay $35. At the time of this review, there were no special offerings or discounted prices on offer.
We were happy to find a returns policy in place, offered by the manufacturer. If you are dissatisfied with the purchase and product, you can send it back within 30 days of receiving your order for a full merchandise refund. The manufacturer does offer free returns, meaning that shipping fees don’t apply when returning an order, however, they require all the contents from the original order to be intact for the refunds to apply. Shipping charges are unfortunately not refundable and product exchanges are not allowed.
Our Final Review of Shiseido Full Lash Serum
In conclusion of our review for Shiseido Full Lash Serum, we found some aspects of this product that we liked and some that we did not like. We appreciated that this lash serum had clear instructions and that a satisfaction guarantee was put into place for users. However, we felt that the ingredients included in this product would not constitute the results that were promised. While it is tested, this product is mostly made up of harsh chemical ingredients that could have some harmful side effects. For this reason, we believe that there are better and more natural cosmetic products in the same category on the market.