Creating the perfect fluttery fringe is an endless quest for every woman who has discovered the magic of a well-adorned lash.
There are few beauty products that are as personal as mascara. Ask any gal what her favorite is, and she is sure to have an opinion. But, finding the holy grail of mascaras is not as simple as it sounds.
The overwhelming number of mascaras available to consumers only serves to make choosing a place to start a monumental task.
First there is formula. Lengthening or volumizing? To curl or not to curl? Fibers? And, do curling mascaras really even work? Then there is the applicator. Big fluffy traditional bristles or short spiky molded? Curved or straight? And of course there is wear. Waterproof or non? Tubes? With so many options and factors to consider, what’s a girl to do?
Here are six editor’s picks worth taking for a test drive.