Beauty Obsessions and Confessions
By Ying Chu
Photo Credit: J. Muckle/Studio D
A close look at the newest mascaras, namely AVON UPLIFTING($4.99) and MAYBELLINE NEW YORK XXL CURL POWER ($8.25), reveals tiny fibers dotting the wands. What are they? Turns out the mini strands are made of rayon or nylon, and once brushed on, cling to lashes to create length, volume, and longer-lasting curl.