Whether you’re off to a wedding where tears of joy will be shed, or to the beach in your bikini for a swim, a good waterproof mascara is a summer beauty necessity. And with global warming causing mild weather mood swings every hour, sometimes it’s best to hedge your bets with an all-weather proof lash booster.
There are a number of budget and higher-end options when it comes to waterproof mascaras, but which ones are actually up to scratch?
We chart the very best waterproof mascara options below, including the winner of our recent 2018 Beauty Power List…
Want more waterproof options? Browse our gallery of the best waterproof makeup, from bronzers to eyeliners.
Looking for a good lash enhancer regardless of being waterproof or not? Check out our list of the best mascaras for 2018.
Diorshow Waterproof Mascara, £27, Dior
Doesn’t clump, doesn’t flake, doesn’t budge. Does give jet-black, luscious lashes. Plus, the proof is in our Power List, and this was voted best waterproof mascara for 2018.
Yoga Waterproof Mascara, £19, Eyeko
This mascara is gentle and comfortable on the lashes, but don’t be fooled because it does notbudge. Even HOT yoga is a go.
Eyes To Kill Wet Mascara, £30, Giorgio Armani
One of our favourites mascaras from Giorgio Armani is now in a waterproof formula and it is next-level good! The brush is thick, making it ideal for separating lashes and creating a natural full fringe effect.
Mega Volume Miss Hippie Mascara, £7.99, L’Oréal Paris
Long and lean lashes! This comb defines lashes one by one and promises a dramatic feathery look that’s, like, ‘whoa’.