Ardell Natural Eyelash 135 Black
Nice and full shape
Can be reused a few times
Takes practice to apply
Too long for some and needs trimming
Possibly too large for some eye shapes
Ardell Natural Eyelash 135 Black
We purchased Ardell Demi Wispies False Eyelashes so our writer could put it to the test. Keep reading for our full product review.
There is nothing more desirable than long eyelashes, yet genetics amongst other factors don’t always grant us the luxury of having them. There are several ways to get your lashes longer (think growth serums and extensions) yet false eyelashes are still one of the most popular alternatives consumers turn to when wanting to lengthen their lashes in seconds. Finding the right pair of false eyelashes that are equal parts natural looking and glamorous can be arduous unless you let us do the hard work for you. Good news, we’ve found them, and not only do they look amazing, but they're also exceptionally budget-friendly. Ahead, we put Ardell Demi Wispies False Eyelashes to the test to see if they live up to the thousands of positive reviews they’ve gotten over the years. Spoiler Alert: They absolutely do.
Best For: Eyes (to be applied to eyelashes, lashline)
Byrdie Clean?: N/A
Potential Allergens: N/A
About The Brand: Ardell is the leading brand to offer faux eyelashes that are high quality and extremely affordable. They have the largest selection of false eyelashes compared to all of their competitors, the notable and iconic best-selling lashes are the wispies.
About My Lashes: The longer, the better
It’s not a shock to anyone that I love long eyelashes, the longer, the better in my honest opinion. Ever since I started wearing makeup, my eyelashes have always been a focus of mine. From using lengthening and mascaras for curling my eyelashes, to testing out lengenthing serums and wearing false lashes. I’ve tried nearly everything to keep my lashes as long and healthy as possible. False lash brands I’ve tried in the past are Ardell, House of Lashes, and Kiss Lashes.
“I absolutely love the way these eyelashes look, they were natural enough but elevated my eyes just right to where I felt glamorous and could wear them with soft makeup and more dramatic eye makeup. “
How To Apply: Ready, steady, stick
I’m not going to sugarcoat it, applying false eyelashes can be intimidating at first, but the more you practice the better you’ll become. The first thing you’re going to want to do is take the lashes and rest them on the lashline to see if they are long enough for you. This is a great way to gauge the shape and length of your lashes compared to the false ones, and you’ll also be able to tell if you need to trim the lashes before applying so they fit nicely.
The lashes are composed of small sections of individual wispies, so if you need to cut some off the front or the end, it’s quite easy to cut on a clean line without ruining the shape. You can apply mascara to your natural eyelashes or not, it’s up to you.
The next step is you’re going to need an eyelash glue that dries down clear or black. This way, lashes will look naturally adhered to the lashline instead of looking too obvious. Apply a thin line of adhesive to the lash band and wait 20-30 seconds so the glue dries a little and becomes tacky. This will allow the lash glue to still stick but also allow you to lift the lash if you need to reapply or move it around a bit. You’re going to want to place the lashband as close to your natural lashline as possible and press with your fingers or with a pair of tweezers. When you remove the lashes, you can start to peel the outer corner off and move your way inward until the eyelashes are fully off.
If you keep the lashes clean and remove the glue after using them, you can reuse the eyelashes a few times before discarding them. You also have the option of applying mascara to your false eyelashes if you choose.
The Results: Natural but glam
I absolutely love the way these eyelashes look, they were natural enough but elevated my eyes just right to where I felt glamorous and could wear them with soft makeup and more dramatic eye makeup. The way these lashes feather and the volume they give brings such satisfaction, you go from 0-10 when applying these eyelashes and they look fantastic.
It’s important to note that these lashes did not feel heavy at all. It takes a few minutes to get used to wearing false lashes, but once you get used to them you forget you have them on, and i did not experience any kind of itching or irritation.
The Value: Definitely affordable--and effective
$12 for 4 pairs of lashes (which you can reuse more than once) is one of the most budget-friendly options we’ve come across in a long time. Truthfully, these Ardell Demi Wispies False Eyelashes are so good, they could get away with charging a lot more for them. While one pair can cost up to $5, it’s a more cost-efficient option to buy them packs to get the most for your money.
Similar Products: A few options
House of Lashes Iconic Lite Eyelashes ($12): These lashes bring just enough drama to your makeup look and are suitable for everyday wear. The criss cross pattern and V-formation follow the shape and pattern of natural eyelashes so they look quite believable.
Anastasia Beverly Hills Norvina False Eyelashes ($12): These premium quality false eyelashes are beautiful on and can be worn with natural makeup along with more dramatic makeup, too. Easy to apply, they add nice volume and length and can be worn for any occasion.
Doe Lashes Natural Wispy False Eyelashes ($12.50): These soft, natural wispy lashes are suitable for everyday wear and can be worn up to 15 times before needing to be replaced. Talk about getting the most value for your money!
Buy a few and don’t think twice about it.
The Ardell Demi Wispies False Eyelashes will have you feeling confident knowing you have great false lashes on hand for when you’ll need them next. It’s no surprise Ardell is one of the most sought-after faux lash brands out there.
- Product Name Natural Eyelash 135 Black
- Product Brand Ardell
- SKU 074764614940
- Price $12.00
- Weight 0.03 oz.
- Product Dimensions 0.5 x 1.0 in.
- Color Black