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You Won’t Need Eyelash Extensions With These Mascaras

Photographed by Marina Dean-Francis.

In recent years, eyelash extensions have skyrocketed to popularity, with women determined to achieve thick, brow-grazing eyelashes. However, the lash-lengthening procedure isn’t without its risks. The glue used to apply the individual lashes contains a compound called formaldehyde, which in some cases, can trigger severe allergic reactions and cause permanent hair loss. Fortunately, there’s a brand new crop of eyelash-enhancing mascaras that are equivalent to the lash-boosting procedure, and they don’t require you to lay still for three hours for the desired effect. Read on for five, tried-and-tested, universally-flattering mascaras that will take your eyelashes to gorgeous new heights.

Hourglass Caution Extreme Lash Mascara

Two coats are all you need to achieve thick, eyebrow-grazing lashes with this long-lasting, jet-black formula. It doesn’t clump while providing a noticeable curve that renders eyelash curlers and lifts redundant.

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Marc Jacobs Beauty Velvet Noir Major Volume Mascara

This ultra-black product provides smudge-free dramatic, full lashes with just a single coat. The curved brush makes it easier to coat hard-to-reach places, meaning you won’t accidentally swipe your skin instead of your eyelashes.

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YSL Beauty The Shock Volumizing Mascara

Those looking for ultimate length and volume will find it in this long-wearing formula. Plus, it has a rich, carbon-black color pay-off.

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Benefit Cosmetics BADgal Bang Volumizing Mascara

This gravity-defying formula is infused with aero-particles, the lighter-than-air material used to create spaceships and spacesuits, to provide a dramatic and lightweight look that you’ve always wanted.

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Charlotte Tilbury Full Fat Lashes Mascara

Boasting a beautiful, easy-to-use brush that coats each individual lash, this lightweight formula will give you that fluttery, fanned-out look without any clumping, and that won’t flake throughout the day.

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