You think it's the easiest beauty product to use but you can get it wrong. This is the best way to apply mascara.
Mascara is one of those things that when it works, it works wonders. But, when you use the wrong product or application, it can be a hot mess.
There are a few things to take note of when you are buying a mascara. The first thing to identify is what is your lash hair type? are they curly, straight, long, short, sparse., etc? After this is identified, then you can choose a mascara to accommodate your needs. So, if you have short lashes, you will need a lengthening mascara, or if you have straight lashes you will need a curling mascara and so on.
Your application method if important. You will only need one dip of the wand; there is more than enough mascara on it to slowly build up the product on your lashes without clumping. It's more about combing through the lashes in the shape you want than anything else.
When you are applying it think of a fan shape. Guide the lashes in towards nose, up in the middle, out at the side while applying your mascara. I always start with the bottom first to stop the transfer on the lid. Make sure to get right into the root of the lash when you are applying. This will help to lift and curl the lash. Get the right wand for your hair type and what you want to create. The wand is what makes all the difference.
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