The Lazy Girl’s Guide To Removing Waterproof Mascara

Come summer we’re all suckers for a hard working waterproof mascara. Who doesn’t want splash proof lashes as they lounge by the pool?

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But, there’s one teeny, tiny downside to our lash building bud, it’s a total pain in the a** to get off. So, just why is our waterproof counterpart so damn stubborn at staying put?

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Ever looked at the ingredients on the back of your trustee wipes or micellar, guess what one of the main ingredients is. Yep, you guessed I, good old H20. And besides the obvious issues with trying to drag your mascara off with a wipe, you’re more likely to pull out your lashes and aggravate the delicate skin around your eyes.

In other words, it’s a big no, no. Thankfully, Too Faced have come to our rescue with their Mascara Melt Off Cleansing Oil, £14, and just in time for our summer hols. YAY! The super slicker is an oil based formula that literally dissolves waterproof mascara before your very eyes. It’s basically magic.