Mascara is a beauty junkies best friend, it’s one of the foundations of every woman’s makeup bag and when she finds the right one she never lets it go!! But we also know girls will be girls and we’ll probably own numerous different ones at a time, because makeup! Beauty brands come out with new formulas on the regular and sometimes it’s hard to keep track of what’s good, what’s new and what’s memorable. We get it, you have bigger fish to fry. What instantly comes to mind when thinking about THE perfect mascara is: long lasting, evenly coated lashes, smudge proof AND clump proof! But not all mascaras are created equal, so here is a list of our top five picks for the season to try out. In no particular order of preference, find out who made the cut…
1. Urban Decay Troublemaker Mascara C$30.00
Urban Decay’s latest launch, marketed as “sex proof mascara”- ensures your lashes are on point all day and throughout the night!!! Troublemaker is light weight, smudge proof and long lasting, and the packaging, in Urban Decay style, is always on point.
2. Tarte Amazonian Clay Smart Mascara C$27.00
This limited edition mascara will keep your lashes hydrated and voluminous- their formula is vegan and eco-friendly (which is perfect if you have sensitive eyes or allergies). The Amazonian clay also aims at lengthening, conditioning and repairing dry and brittle lashes.
3. Maybelline Volum’ Express The Falsies Flared Mascara, C$7.94
The drug store favorite! Maybelline’s Falsies. At only $7.94 , it is really hard to go wrong with this one. It does exactly what it says too, providing those over the top lashes that we all dream of!
4. Benefit Cosmetics They’re Real! Lengthening & Volumizing Mascara C$31.00
The iconic Benefit Cosmetics “They’re Real!” mascara. This is the best counterpart to falsies because this mascara adds the perfect definition to every eyelash without creating a clumpy mess.
5. Givenchy Noir Interdit Mascara C$38.00
This classic Givenchy mascara ensures that lashes are deeply reached—from the root up—for ultimate length with it’s innovative 90° bendable brush.