Tattoo Studio 24H Brow Pomade
Maybelline’s Tattoo Studio 24H Brow Pomade checks off all the right boxes if you’re looking for a fragrance-free brow product that’s easy to use!
Housed in a glass pot, this pigmented pomade goes on smoothly when applied with the accompanying angled brush. With a light touch, the color softly fills in brows or you can apply more pressure to create a bolder brow look. Either way, the formula leaves brow hairs feeling soft (not stiff or crunchy) and allows ample time to correct mistakes before it dries down. The spoolie end of the brush is a nice addition to comb through brows and help set them in place.
For the most part, Tattoo Studio 24H Brow Pomade stays put day to night. The only time we experienced any amount of transferring was when our skin had become oily later in the day and we deliberately rubbed our finger over sparse areas we had filled in. Otherwise, the pigmentation holds up nicely, even with a light splashing of water… yet it’s easy to remove with a cleanser when you’re ready to take your makeup off for the day.
Kudos to Maybelline for such a great product, and for offering it in several shades, including various tones of brunette, black-brown, blonde and auburn.
- Smooth-glide texture is easy to work with.
- Option of soft or more dramatic color, depending on how you apply it.
- Accompanying spoolie brush helps tame and sculpt brows.
- Stays put (for the most part).
- Versatile shade range.
- Fragrance free.
- If you have very oily skin, smudging is possible.
TattooStudio™ Brow Pomade Long Lasting, Buildable Eyebrow Makeup is a highly-pigmented and long-lasting waterproof formula that sculpts and creates natural looking eyebrows in three easy steps.
Maybelline New York At-A-Glance
Strengths: At least one excellent product (if not several) in almost every category; many excellent foundations; superior mascaras; inexpensive makeup brushes; some terrific concealers, powders, blush, and lip color options.
Weaknesses: Lips balms tend to be a letdown; a few of the Great Lash mascaras are surprisingly average compared to other Maybelline formulas.
Maybelline is one of the best-known and most recognized mass-market makeup lines in the worldit's available in 90 countries. Throughout its long history, which began in 1915 when T. L. Wilson founded the company and named it after his sister, Mabel, and Vaseline (which he combined with coal dust to concoct a mascara for her), the company has prided itself on bringing innovative products to the marketplace. L'Oreal purchased the company in early 1996, and that's when things really started coming together for the Maybelline brand.
Specializing in a large selection of lipsticks, nail polishes, and mascaras, there is a lot to love from this drugstore brand. Many of their foundations are exceptional, and their powders, several mascaras, pencils, matte-finish concealers, and Superstay Lipcolor collection impressed us by offering a high degree of quality for their inexpensive price point.
Maybelline's latest urban image is a positive step, as many of their latest launches have been innovative without resorting to "been-there, done-that" gimmicks. Smart shoppers will note the similarities of a few of Maybellines formulas to products from high-end brands that are also owned by parent company LOreal. That just goes to show conscientious shopping can really save you moneywithout sacrificing quality or performance.
For more information about Maybelline New York, call (800) 944-0730 or visit their interactive Web site at www.maybelline.com.
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