Maybelline Sky High Mascara Reviews

Milabu Rating

  • Overall
    (3.6)
  • Performance
    (3.5)

Price Category: Value

  • $12.99 Retail

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Pros

  • Lengthening
  • Defines lashes

Cons

  • Flimsy wand is hard to control and layer
  • Transfers, smudges, and flakes
  • Wetter formula
  • Hard to build formula
  • Not long lasting (especially oily eye lids and if concealer is not set)

Maybelline Sky High Mascara Review

Maybelline Sky High mascara provides length, but the flexible wand made it hard to apply during review process. Also, for a waterproof formula, it is not mess free.

Ft. Maybelline Sky High Mascara: Review and Wear Test

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Will Maybelline Sky High mascara be as good as Lash Sensational?

I love the OG Lash Sensational, so I have high hopes for Maybelline Sky High. Lash Sensational is flawless giving me volume, length, definition, and curl (thanks to the curved brush). But, Sky High is a bit different, featuring a straight wand with separated, silicone bristles. While it gives lots of length, that’s about all this Maybelline mascara is good for. Despite its waterproof formula, it is prone to transferring, smudging, and flaking. Let’s dive deeper into Maybelline Sky High Mascara Review.

Promises vs. Performance: A flexible wand for limitless length and volume.

Maybelline Sky High Mascara promises “full volume and limitless length.” It features an exclusive ‘Flex Tower’ wand with silicone bristles that bends to reach each lash. The formula is waterproof, with a promise to not flake or smudge. Bamboo extract and fibers work to add length and volume. It is allergy tested, ophthalmologist tested, and safe for both sensitive eyes and contact lens wearers.

My Review Thoughts: Maybelline Sky High Mascara

Initial review thoughts: I do not like the wand on Maybelline Sky High Mascara. It is flimsy and hard to control, making it difficult to layer for volume. I will say, the separated bristles of the wand do provide good volume and definition. But, the good things about Sky High Waterproof stop there. Even though it is a waterproof formula, it can still transfer and smudge. If you have oiler eyelids or you don’t set the concealer under your eyes, you’ll experience raccoon eyes pretty easily. And, the fibers in this mascara tend to flake.

Quick Rating Rundown

This Product

(3.6)
Maybelline Sky High Mascara wand and tube

:Maybelline Sky High Mascara

Price: $12.99

0.24 oz

Value

(3.9)

Application

(4)

Volume, Length

(3.5)

Longevity

(3)

Extra Benefits

(3.5)

Industry Standard

(4.6)
Maybelline Lash Sensational Mascara is the best drugstore mascara.

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Price: $11.99

0.32 oz

Value

(4.4)

Application

(4.8)

Volume, Length, Curl, Define

(4.7)

Longevity

(4.5)

Extra Benefits

(3)

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Our Rating Criteria

How It Compares: This isn’t my favorite Maybelline mascara.

Let’s put down a few comparison thoughts on Maybelline Sky High Mascara in this part of the review. The verdict is in: Maybelline Sky High is not better than the OG Lash Sensational. Sky High promised volume and length, but only delivered length. The volume was hard to build because fo the flimsy wand. It was hard to control and was not easy to use when layering the mascara. The formula is waterproof, but, it is not free of transfer, smudging, and flaking.

With Lash Sensational, I don’t have to sacrifice anything. I get volume, length, definition, and separated lashes. The curved wand hugs the lashes perfectly, making it easy to lift the lashes and layer for additional volume and definition. The formula is smudge, transfer, and flake free (without being waterproof). It lasts all day long, easily over 10 hours, for anything from natural lashes to a falsie effect.

Advertised Product Highlights

Maybelline Lash Sensational Sky High Waterproof Mascara

WAND TYPE: Flexible wand with silicone rubber bristles

# of SHADES: 4

LONGEVITY: Long lasting

BENEFITS: Waterproof; Volumizing; Lengthening; Infused with bamboo extract and fibers for long, full lashes;

OTHER: Ophthalmologist tested; Allergy tested; Suitable for sensitive eyes and contact lens wearers

CLEAN BEAUTY CLAIMS: No claims

Edited by Maddie

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