10 Simple Ways to Apply Mascara Like a Pro


Mascara. The bane and boon of women’s cosmetics. We love the way it makes our eyes look bigger and more expressive. Also, we completely hate the whole spider lash clump-fest that happens nearly every time we attempt to apply this makeup wonder product.

Luckily, there are some makeup professional-approved tips and tricks to ensure that your mascara experience is a success every time. Here are a few simple ways to apply mascara like a pro.

1. The Right Angle Bend

The right angle bend is a makeup artist trick for getting the best application of mascara. Take your mascara wand and bend it just below the brush.

This lets you settle the brush right at the base of your lashes without poking yourself in the eye. It’s also a more stable way to apply, which should lead to fewer smudges.