We all know mascara is a firm staple when it comes to our make-up bag, but sometimes forking out upwards of $50 seems like a lot to splurge on this essential number. Fortunately¬†these fave formulas will give long, lavish lashes without breaking the bank.
From left to right: The cheeky name isn’t the only thing you’ll remember about¬†Too Faced¬†Better Than Sex Waterproof Mascara¬†($35 from meccabeauty.co.nz). With a coat or two ‚Äď if you’re game ‚Äď your lashes will be longer, lusher and smudge-proof.¬†Forget newfangled brush design, sometimes a big, old-fashioned soft brush like the one in¬†Lanc√īme Monsieur Big Mascara ($49) is all you need for out-there lashes.¬†If it’s seriously long lashes you’re after it’s seriously long lashes you’ll get with all-time favourite, Benefit They’re Real Mascara Lengthening Mascara¬†($44). Want full, defined lashes without clumps or flakiness? Make¬†NARS Audacious Mascara¬†($41 from meccabeauty.co.nz) your go to and batting your lashes will turn heads. The bigger, the bolder, the better when it comes to lashes and¬†¬†STILA¬†Huge Extreme Lash Mascara ($35 from meccabeauty.co.nz) will get you there in just one lashing.