October 3, 2016 Diana Crisan Eyes

A Complete Guide to Mascara Wands & Their Benefits

There was a time when the shape of your mascara wand didn’t mean a thing. Straight and narrow, that was the way. Now we’re seeing spoolie shapes that feature curves and cones, spikes, push-up wings, and even cup-shaped bristles—each of which delivers a unique lash effect from curling and volumizing, to lengthening, multiplying and even clumping, if that’s what you’re into. So, if you’re re-thinking your mascara choices, read on to see if you’re using the right wand for the lashes of your dreams. 


    About the Author: Diana creates on-trend beauty content for Makeup.com readers. She stays up-to-date on the latest beauty news and product launches and tests every makeup item that comes through the door. As an employee of L’Oréal, Diana writes stories about beauty products across the entire brand portfolio.