As beauty lovers, new products come into our possession in a variety of ways — out of necessity, out of addiction, and yes, out of the sheer desire to have yet another option. Experimentation is the key to expression, but there’s something to be said about finding the right product and knowing that the search for perfection is over. But with so many brands and types of mascaras out there, it can be hard to find your perfect match. If you’re still looking for “the one,” look to our quiz for answers.
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1. You can’t stand mascara that: A.) doesn’t deliver bold results B.) clumps C.) weighs lashes down D.) doesn’t wash off
2. Your beauty routine is best described as: A.) experimental B.) detailed C.) practical D.) low-maintenance
3. The best word to describe your natural lashes is: A.) fine B.) short C.) straight D.) bare
4. Your favorite eye look consists of: A.) shadow that makes your eyes pop B.) a dramatic smoky eye C.) no shadow, just a cat eye with liquid liner D.) neutral shadow and subtle liner
5. When leaving the house in a hurry, the one thing you grab is: A.) a comb to tease your pony B.) hair gel for a sleek look C.) eyelash curler D.) tinted lip balm
6. When it comes to makeup, you want results that: A.) make you stand out from the crowd B.) match your chic fashion sense C.) look polished and pretty D.) show off your natural beauty
 

The Results …

Mostly A’s: Volumizing Mascara You want your eyes to make a statement, and volumizing mascara will do just that. The bigger the mascara wand, the better for creating thick lashes that bring attention to your bold look.
Product Pick: L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Million Lashes Excess
 
Mostly B’s: Lengthening Mascara Your lashes are longing for mascara that can coat and define individual lashes to match your striking and sophisticated style.
Product Pick: Giorgio Armani Eyes To Kill Stretch Lengthening Mascara
 
Mostly C’s: Curling Mascara For naturally straight lashes that don’t budge even under a curler, mascara specifically formulated to create and hold a curve is a must. You want a curved mascara wand that will reach them all in a single swipe for a perfectly played-up take on your natural lashes.
Product Pick: Urban Decay Supercurl Curling Mascara
 
Mostly D’s: Classic Mascara Your makeup routine is laidback and casual, so you want an effortless product that will enhance your eyes. But low-key doesn’t mean non-existent — you want a do-it-all mascara that is just as effective as the others.
Product Pick: Maybelline Great Lash Washable Mascara
 
So, which mascara will it be? Share your results with us below.