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Fed up of panda eyes - what is a properly waterproof mascara?!

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ChickenVindaloo2 Sat 31-Dec-16 16:59:29

And while you're at it, can anyone recommend an eyeliner that doesn't need sharpening (crayon style) but stays put? I use avon but find it ends up half way down my cheeks.

Thanks!

UnderTheGaydar Sat 31-Dec-16 17:00:25

Have tried many over the years
Chanel Le Volume waterproof is brill! Stays put!

pklme Sat 31-Dec-16 17:01:52

Is it to do with what is on your skin first? Are you using creams that are too oily?

ThisIsNotARealAvo Sat 31-Dec-16 17:02:08

Lancome hypnose waterproof is excellent and I use a Rimmer waterproof non sharpening crayon. Both stay put and don't smudge, even when cycling to work.

UnderTheGaydar Sat 31-Dec-16 17:07:48

This won't shift either
Make sure you have a good eye make up remover 😁

UnderTheGaydar Sat 31-Dec-16 17:09:01

Forgot to add image!

SwanneeKazoo Sat 31-Dec-16 17:13:03

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

AppleMagic Sat 31-Dec-16 17:15:31

I can second the blinc tubing mascara. I have ridiculously watery eyes and because of how it works, this is completely smudgeproof.

ChickenVindaloo2 Sat 31-Dec-16 17:17:35

Thanks ladies! I don't use oily creams but I think my eyes water a lot esp in winter.

Starface Sat 31-Dec-16 17:22:11

I also say tubing mascara.

For eyeliner, I didn't quite understand. Do you want a liquid liner or a pencil? Benefit bad gal is a pencil eyeliner that is waterproof so doesn't disappear. Not sure if that is what you meant.

ChickenVindaloo2 Sat 31-Dec-16 17:26:28

For eyeliner - not liquid. More of a soft pencil.

DameDiazepamTheDramaQueen Sat 31-Dec-16 17:27:21

No 7 intense volume water proof.

Starface Sun 01-Jan-17 09:43:47

Try the bad gal then. I tried it after a recommendation here and it works for me. Also has a smudging tool to get a soft look. But do it quickly before it sets.

I use coconut oil to get both the mascara and eyeliner off.

PhoenixRisingSlowly Sun 01-Jan-17 22:54:04

I'd also really like to know what is a good waterproof mascara. I have a Mabelline waterproof one which is horrible, when a tiny bit gets into my eyes they burn and water like crazy.

coxsorangepippin Sun 01-Jan-17 23:06:15

L'oreal beauty tubes I find (even) more smudge-free than blinc.

Follyfoot Sun 01-Jan-17 23:09:55

No 7 mascara in the gold tube. It stays put until you put a warm damp cloth over your eyes to remove it. I find it's the only one I've ever tried which doesn't smudge.

nicenewdusters Sun 01-Jan-17 23:11:09

I bought Blinc mascara a couple of years back - about £20 but best I've ever had. Couldn't remember the name until I read this thread - so thanks Applemagic !

FuckingHateRats Sun 01-Jan-17 23:13:16

No7 Stay Perfect in the gold tube. Also a tubing mascara. It's bullet proof.

SealSong Sun 01-Jan-17 23:16:55

Estée Lauder double wear infinite waterproof eyeliner is good, it is a slim crayon/ pencil in a plastic stick, no sharpening needed. I use it in graphite which is a lovely dark grey shade.

llangennith Sun 01-Jan-17 23:26:55

I've use Maybelline waterproof mascara for years. A bit of powder on eyelids and under lower lashes stops any panda eyes.

Aquamarine70 Mon 02-Jan-17 13:23:49

I've just discovered Kevin Aucoin Curling mascara. I have no smudges at all.

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