The Best Waterproof Mascaras You Can Buy Right Now

These budge-proof formulas are a key update to make this summer


by Sameeha Shaikh |
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Long, hot days might be great for boosting our mood, but not so much for our make-up. When it comes to your lashes you need a little extra back-up. Stuffy commutes, high temperatures and holidays by the beach or pool call for a mascara update – and preferably one that waterproof and long-lasting.

There's plenty of formulas out there, but we've tried, tested and reviewed the most popular waterproof mascaras on the market to find the ones that promise not to flake, run, smudge or budge, even when they're up against the elements

Say goodbye panda eyes and hello to defined, luscious lashes with our edit of the best waterproof mascaras. You can thank us later.


Shop: The best waterproof mascaras


Selena Gomez dubbed this one of the most proudest creations in her Rare Beauty make-up line and


A viral sensation with unshakeable popularity, this mascara waterproof iteration has been just as


A holy grail for many, this waterproof mascara was previously the number one selling prestige


In a shade ironically named 'Tears In Rain', this mascara is anything but. It's buildable coverage


Lancôme's lash offerings have long held icon status and are enjoyed by celebs and make-up pros


MAC's original MACstack was an instant hit and the new waterproof version is quickly follow suit.


Infused with naturally lit plant-derived oil, this vegan buy will help build full, flake-free

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