The Importance of Mascara Brushes - Eyes - iVillage Beauty Makeup Studio

Mascara brushes are actually more important than the formulation of the mascara itself. Most top companies actually patent their brush shapes, but not their formulas. The rule of thumb is: Mascara wands with closer bristles allow for a thicker application; longer bristles are better for sheer, natural-looking coats to separate and define lashes.

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