We all know that long, fluttery eyelashes are the ultimate sign of glamour. However, if you’re part of the vast majority of the population who wasn’t born with an Elizabeth Taylor-like set and you don’t want to splurge on extensions and refills (which can also be irritating to your eyes), you’ll need to do what millions have been doing since the 19th century and turn to a trusty lengthening mascara.
While many mascara brands promote their product's thickening, darkening and volumizing effects, length is one of the most important factors for achieving that doll-like look. So where do you even start with finding the right option for you? We’ve vetted some of the top options on the market with the help of celebrity makeup artist Priscilla DiStasio and cosmetics guru Juliette Perreux.