Enhance your natural lashes: Best mascara of SS17

The endless search for the PERFECT mascara can be gruelling, time-consuming and messy... because no one likes a smudged mascara in this heat. In the name of beauty, we've tried and tested our favourite brands this summer, so you don't have to! 

Givenchy Noir Couture Mascara

£25.50 from House Of Fraser

£25.50 from House Of Fraser

Noted as an every day must-have, its simplicity of application benefits from an expert formula combined with highly advanced technology. With its tri-spherical brush and infinitely smoothing, buildable texture, it can accomplish anything, from the first application. The lashes are immediately thicker, longer and curved, but also revitalised, strengthened and more beautiful with every application. 

Our results: Amazing. The brush adds instant texture to your lashes creating volume with just one sweeping application. For an everyday, natural look only one coat is needed - for more dramatic effects, sweep the lashes with two.

Too Faced Better Than Sex Mascara

£19.00 from Selfridges

£19.00 from Selfridges

The beauty blogger must-have mascara. Enhancing the volume, length and impact of eyelashes in just two strokes, the collagen-fuelled Better Than Sex volumising mascara from Too Faced gives an enviably intense flourish to your eyelashes. Offering smudge-proof all day wear, this mascara has been infused with Acacia Senegal tree extract, nourishing your lashes while thickening their appearance.

Our results: The large brush, designed to separate and curl the lashes, creates easy application and enviable thick lashes. Our mascara-testing team found that 2 coats sufficed and has immaculate staying power.

Clarins Supra Volume mascara

£21.50 from Boots

£21.50 from Boots

Clarins nourishing mascara formulated with cassie flower wax, leaves lashes looking fuller and longer in just one application. The lashes are immediately thicker, longer and curved, but also revitalised, strengthened and more beautiful with every application. 

Our results: Amazing results in just one coat, lashes were instantly longer, thicker and felt more nourished. Simple and elegant, this is your best bet for creating a bold look for a night out on the town.

 

We want to know what your favourite mascara's are - Let us know in the comments below!