Thats where this YouTube video from beauty vlogger Farah Dhukai comes in. In the clip, the heavy-makeup-wearer (who knows a thing or two about waterproof formulas) demonstrates her step-by-step method for gently whisking away waterproof mascara without ruining her insanely long, healthy-looking lashes. Yes, the products are key; but so is technique.
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Were living in what can easily be considered the Golden Age of Lashes. With a multitude of faux lash and lash extension options, scientifically advanced mascara formulas and innovative brushes on the market and lash-growth serums that really, truly work, the beauty industry seems to have lash-based products all figured out. And yet, many of us still struggle to remove waterproof formulas — theyre just so darn long-lasting — without tugging, rubbing, pulling and generally abusing both our lashes and the delicate skin around the eyes.
To learn Dhukais lash-saving method, watch the full video below: