I'm going to go out on a limb here and say that mascara is the single most important player in the makeup game. (Show me a woman that doesn't want longer, thicker, and more voluminous fringe and I'll show you a liar.) And because lashes are such a precious commodity, lately I've been gravitating towards mascaras that not only plump and curl to my heart's content, but nourish my lashes so that they're in tip-top shape 💯.
Argan, AKA liquid gold, is the essential oil women look to to make their lashes grow. In this treatment, Maran mixes 100% pure argan oil, ultra-black iron mineral pigments, and bamboo properties together to strengthen lashes while giving you the doe-eyed look.
Josie Maran Argan Black Oil Mascara, $22; sephora.com.
If you've got patience, this is the peptide-infused mascara treatment for you. While delivering long, full, and clump-free lashes, this formula fortifies the hair by stimulating keratin genes for noticeable results in a few weeks time.
Fusion Beauty Stimulashfusion Lash Enhancing and Lengthening Mascara, $28; amazon.com.
Designed to be used in tandem with your lash-enhancing serum of choice, this volumizing and lengthening mascara is packed with peptides to condition and protect your fringe against the elements.
neuLash by Skin Research Laboratories neuENVY Peptide Enhanced Mascara, $32; nordstrom.com.
The no-mascara mascara look is just a sweep of this stuff away. It'll look like you're not wearing a scrap of pigment, and yet your lashes will be longer, fuller, and ultimately stronger thanks to the biotin and slew of neuropeptides inside this tube.
Perricone MD No Mascara Mascara, $20; sephora.com.
The secret sauce inside this innovative elixir is hemp protein, which coats the lashes to make them look noticeably longer, as well as revitalizes keratin creation for fuller, more bodacious fringe.
Ardency Inn Modster Big Instant Lash Enhancing Mascara Boosted with Hemp Protection, $25; sephora.com.