Mascara is one of those beauty products that women will search forever to find the perfect one. We’ll stand in the beauty department hemming and hawing over our options — always willing to try the next big thing, because maybe the lofty claims will actually be true this time. Maybe this is the one that’ll lengthen, curl, and plump up our lashes.
And we’ve all been let down by clumpy spider lashes and difficult applicators.
Luckily the all-knowing editors at Allure scoured their database for the very best mascaras that cost less than $20:
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See all 10 of Allure‘s bargain mascara picks.
Still stumped on the perfect mascara? Natalie Holbrook did the heavy-lifting testing for you in her Great Beauty Experiment. Click over to see her favorites.
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