If you’ve ever felt like you are yet to find your perfect mascara, you’re not alone. With so many different formulations, how do you know which one is right for you? If your choices always seem to end up smudging or going clumpy, the chances are you’re using the wrong mascara for your lash type, but don’t worry, we’re here to help you find your perfect match for your lashes as well as the effect you’re trying to achieve.
What effect are you going for?
Your mascara choice can also be driven by the effect you’re trying to achieve – some of us love the false-lash effect, whereas some of us prefer a natural look. Whatever look you’re after, we have a mascara choice that will be perfect for giving you the eye look you want!
1. Natural Lashes
Ideal for everyday wear or those minimal makeup days where you just need a little help. A natural effect mascara will subtly enhance your lashes.
2. Volumised Lashes
If you lust after voluptuous lashes that don’t look false, a big, bushy brush and a volumising formula will be perfect for you.
3. Healthy Lashes
Sparse lashes? To encourage your lashes to grow a little longer or thicker, try a growth mascara.
4. False-Lash Lashes
Try a false-lash mascara or a volumising mascara to give you the illusion of false lashes, without the fuss and stress of putting them on!
5. Long Lashes
If you’re wanting to add a few millimetres to your short lashes, try a lengthening mascara – the fibres will grow your lashes in an instant.
6. Clump-Free Lashes
No one likes spider lashes. Try a non-clumping mascara for a clean, polished look.
7. Curled Lashes
If you adore the wide-eyed doll effect, you need a curling mascara in your life – adding lift as well as curl will make you look instantly awake.
8. Coloured Lashes
Try a coloured mascara, our guide for your eye colour will suggest a mascara for you to make your eyes look incredible.
Problem eyes? No problem!
9. Sensitive eyes
Sensitive eye sufferers don’t have to skip mascara. There are mascara formulas created specifically for the needs of sensitive eyes – so you don’t have to compromise on your eye makeup.
10. Watery Eyes
If your eyes stream and water, whatever the weather. Don’t skip mascara, choose waterproof.