With the warmer months hot on our heels, we’re already getting excited about summer vibes. What we’re not too excited about is the thought of smudged eye makeup. With just a little sweat and the tiniest water splash, mascara dreams are ruined every summer. Thank heavens for waterproof mascara! It’s the perfect solution to keep your looking fresh at all times – whether you’re out in the sun, at the beach or taking a dip in the pool.
Here are our top 5 waterproof mascaras that offer guaranteed staying power:
Lash Sensational Luscious Washable Mascara
Here’s why you’ll love it – the brilliant brush design comprises 10 layers of fanning to cover every lash from root to tip. The mascara formula is also infused with precious oils to nourish your lashes and create a beautiful full-volume effect, without any smudging.
Yep, this waterproof mascara has actually been tested at sea! Known for its mermaid-worthy formula, this mascara is ideal for summer as you can apply layer upon layer without a cakey, clumpy look. The light gel formula will not budge, no matter how much you sweat, and doesn’t leave your lashes feeling heavy.
3 NYX Professional Makeup Doll Eye Waterproof Mascara
This consistent crowd-pleaser is perfect for sweaty summer months thanks to its natural-oil-blend formula and nylon brush fibers that ensure long, fluttery lashes. It’s a makeup-kit must-have that won’t smudge when you work up a sweat, but is also lightweight on your lashes and easily removed with waterproof eye makeup remover.
Lauded as their most extreme false-lash-look mascara ever, this unique formula provides intense volume without flaking or smudging in even the warmest of weather. The formula is enriched with micro-fibres that attach to the lashes for an amazing false-lash effect. This product comes in a double ended tube – first apply primer, followed by mascara to build length and volume.
5 YSL Mascara Volume Effet Faux Cils Waterproof
Available in five stunning shades, this legendary mascara from Yves Saint Laurent has a superb waterproof formula and is enriched with B5 pro-vitamins to provide a deeper, darker and more nourished lash look. The nylon fibre mascara brush creates perfect volume for a long-lasting, smudge-proof coating.