When it comes to defining your eyes, mascara is a must-have item for your makeup bag. It darkens and defines your lashes, so your eyes get all the attention -- because let’s face it, most women aren’t satisfied with how their natural lashes. But you don’t need false eye lashes to look fabulous; you just need a mascara that addresses your lashes’ main issue.
While some mascaras are designed to boost your lashes’ volume for a more fluttery, full look, you don’t necessarily need a volumizing formula if your problem is short, puny lashes. Instead, choose a lengthening formula that can extend your lashes for a bold, dramatic look that gives sexy doe eyes whenever you want.
Lengthening mascaras usually contain polymers that coat your lashes to give them the appearance of greater length. Some also feature fibers made of rayon or nylon that cling to your lashes and add extra length at the end. You can also find lengthening mascaras that have volumizing, curling and separating properties to give your lashes the most dramatic look possible.
If you’re in the market for a lengthening mascara, here are six of the best options for making your lashes look miles long even if genetics didn’t bless you naturally.