Thursday, October 8, 2009

The Most Beloved Mascaras
The Best Mascaras. Ever.

From drugstore to high-end, waterproof to washable, we found the best of the best

It's time for the ultimate mascara countdown. These are the best of the best, according to our readers. The list includes everything from a $30 wonder to a $1.50 delight. Whether you're looking for length, volume, curl (or all of the above), we've got a product for you. Drum roll, please …

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No. 18: Aveda Mascara Plus Rose, $12 average reader rating: 9

Readers love "the light scent of roses," and call it "a lovely change from the usual chemical smell of other brands ..."

No. 17: Bare Escentuals Buxom Lash Mascara, $18 average reader rating: 9

"You want those thick, feathery, movie star-quality flutters like you see in magazines, well, this stuff delivers!”

No. 16: Tarte Lights, Camera, Lashes!, $18 average reader rating: 9

"The brush is a mix of very short and long bristles, making application a breeze while lashes are coated and clump-free in [one] easy swoop ..."

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