Review: Pacifica Stellar Gaze Length & Strength Mineral Mascara

Pacifica Stellar Gaze Mascara 

Press Sample

by Blythe A.

Not so long ago, in my younger days, I didn’t give much thought to my mascara. I would pick one up at the drugstore and use it until it was empty or dried out. Then new innovations in mascara started to catch my eye, and I began a search for a product that would make my already long lashes look longer and fuller, but mostly fuller. Thanks to some experimentation, subscription boxes, free samples, research, and blogging I have found mascaras I like and love, along with a few that are either fails or simply “meh.”

In the last year or two, I have been on the search for a more natural based mascara, and while they do exist, I haven’t found one worthy of the title, holy grail. Until, I tried Pacifica Stellar Gaze Length & Strength Mineral Mascara, $14.00, in Supernova (black).

If you’re not familiar with Pacifica, they are a natural beauty product company who are known for their innovative and sustainable products. In addition to their beauty and skincare products, they make perfume, nail polish, and candles. All of their products are vegan and 100% cruelty-free.

Stellar Gaze Length & Strength Mascara

Stellar Gaze Mascara Product Shot 

“This supernatural mascara is long wearing and nourishing with the power to separate, lengthen and add volume. Our plush vegan brush applies easily and lusciously coats every lash.”

 Made in the U.S.A.

  • 100% vegan
  • Cruelty-free
  • Formulated without carmine, FD&C color, mineral oil and parabens
  • Infused with coconut and vitamin B

 I love everything about the Stellar Gaze mascara, including the packaging. Pacifica always does an amazing job with their package designs. I found the mascara to be long wearing and nourishing to my lashes. Unlike many mascaras, Stellar Gaze didn’t weigh my lashes down. Even after it dried, I didn’t even feel it on my lashes. The formula isn’t too wet or too dry, so you can easily build up the intensity.

 Pacifica Mascara Wand Close-up

The brush makes application  a breeze, and isn’t so thick that you can’t reach every lash. I had no problem coating all my lashes, from inner to outer corner. Though the formula does dry fairly fast, I found I could still apply one coat to each eye, before coming back for a second coat, without any problem. Stellar Gaze is very long wearing and not irritating. It didn’t flake off during the day, even in the sweltering 90 degree heat, nor did it irritate my sensitive eyes when I washed it off. This was another feature I really enjoyed. No matter which remover I used, micellar water, eye makeup remover pads, or a cleaner, the mascara dissolved easily, without leaving any excess residue.

Stellar Gaze in Supernova is the perfect black. I really liked how the color accentuated my longer, fuller lashes. The mascara also comes Stardust, which is a brown color. From the pictures on the Pacifica site, it seems to be a rich, dark brown. I tend to only use black mascara, but I would be curious to try Stardust, as well.

 photovisi-Pacifica Mascara Before & After

Overall:  Pacifica Stellar Gaze Length & Strength Mineral Mascara is one of the best mascaras, natural or otherwise, I have ever used. If I had to list my top 5 mascaras, it would absolutely make the list. At $14.00, it is well worth a trip to Target or to Pacifica’s website.

Have you tried Pacifica Stellar Gaze? What is your favorite all-natural mineral mascara?

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Comments

  1. Allison @neversaydiebeauty says

    I haven’t tried Pacifica mascara yet. Looks like a good one!

  2. I didn’t know Pacifica had a mascara! I’m not a huge fan of their eyeshadows, but I might have to try this one.

  3. Logical Harmony also gave this mascara a great review. I’m not vegan, but it’s nice to know that there are some great mascara options, like this one, for those who are.

    • I’m a big fan of Logical Harmony, as well. I’m not vegan, either, but you are right, it is nice to know there are options available.

  4. I really liked this mascara as well!

  5. Wow, sounds impressive!

  6. I like your results!

  7. This is one my favorite mascaras. It does such a great job of adding volume and length!

  8. I like it!

  9. The packaging would catch my eye!