Finding the right mascara can feel like winning the lottery. If it checks all the boxes of lengthening, thickening and defining your lashes, then you’ve found yourself a keeper. But even some of the best formulas are prone to flaking and clumping, so we asked a group of mascara-obsessed editors and experts to share their top picks that won’t leave behind a trail of tiny little flakes on your face.
Meet the Experts
- Dafine Neziri is a celebrity makeup artist for Bebe Rexha and Huda Kattan. She’s based in Germany and Los Angeles and specializes in fashion, bridal and red carpet looks.
- Helen Dagdag is a Sephora beauty director and makeup artist based in Los Angeles.
- Rachel Pagan is a celebrity makeup artist based in Los Angeles. Her clients include Sherry Cola, Anna Kendrick and Tembi Locke.