This article originally appeared on InStyle.
Between unexpected pool parties, afternoon downpours, running 10 city blocks during a heatwave, or watching baby animal videos on YouTube, saying that getting through the summer without runny mascara is tough, is a massive understatement.
The key to keeping your lashes long, voluminous, and smudge-free is a waterproof mascara you can rely on. Thanks to a wave of new formulas and cult-favorites that are not only melt-, and sweat-proof, but also add volume, length, and definition, wearing mascara this summer is no longer a daily obstacle.
Water, sweat, and tears don't stand a chance against the following 10 waterproof mascaras.