14 Sweat-Proof Mascaras You’ll Want to Try

14 Sweat-Proof Mascaras You’ll Want to Try

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Mascara may not be your top priority when you’re working out — but that doesn’t mean you want to look like a raccoon the second you break a sweat. Whether you’re going for a run after work or just trying to look semi-awake during your 6 a.m. HIIT workout, you can count on these sweat-proof mascaras to give your lashes a boost without running, smearing, or smudging.

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1. Blinc Mascara Amplified

This glossy, lengthening mascara forms water-resistant “tubes” around the lash — so you can build volume without clumping or smudging.

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2. ILIA Limitless Lash Mascara

If you’re into green beauty products, you’ll love this cleaner mascara made with 25% organic ingredients, like shea butter and bee wax.

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3. BADgal Waterproof Mascara

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This long-lasting mascara will stay put through rainy days, sweaty workouts, and even the sappiest Hallmark movies. The slimline brush makes it a breeze to apply.

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4. CoverGirl LashBlast Volume Waterproof Mascara

This is the perfect smudge proof mascara on a budget — it’s waterproof, hypoallergenic, and made with a patented volume-boosting formula.

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5. Tightline Waterproof 3-in-1 Black Primer, Eyeliner, Mascara

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In a rush? You can skip out on eyeliner when you use this conditioning mascara — the super-skinny wand hits every lash and adds pigment at the roots for a dramatic, defined look. And the waterproof formula will hold up through any hot yoga session.

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6. MAC Extended Play Gigablack Lash Mascara

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This waterproof mascara lasts through sweat and humidity for up to 16 hours — but, even better, it’s easy to remove with warm water thanks to thermal-sensitive technology.

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7. Maybelline New York The Colossal Waterproof Mascara

This cult fave has been a top-rated mascara for over a decade, and for good reason — it coats lashes evenly (no clumps!) and stays put no matter how much you sweat.

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8. Skinosm 4D Silk Fiber Lash Waterproof Mascara

This off-brand mascara is one of those hidden gems on Amazon — reviewers say the waterproof formula doesn’t smudge, even when you’re wiping sweat out of your eyes.

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9. L’Oréal Paris Voluminous Butterfly Waterproof Mascara

Sweat proof? We’re pretty sure this mascara is hurricane proof — and the unique butterfly brush gives you a winged-out look with loads of volume.

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10. Dior Diorshow Waterproof Mascara

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Lengthen, thicken, and perfectly curl your lashes with this waterproof, sweat proof mascara that promises to stay put whether you’re swimming, sweating, or crying tears of joy from all those gains.

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11. Eyeko Sport Waterproof Mascara

This sweat proof mascara — which is paraben-free and cruelty-free — repels water and locks in color and shape for up to 24 hours. Score!

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12. Lancôme Hypnose Buildable Volume Waterproof Mascara

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Stay glam throughout your workout — this waterproof mascara is enriched with vitamin B5 and seals your lashes for up to 16 hours.

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13. Buxom Lash Waterproof Volumizing Mascara

Separate and define lashes with this paraben-free, phthalate-free mascara that won’t smudge or smear.

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14. Peripera Ink Black Mascara

We love a good K-beauty find! This sweat proof mascara is long-lasting and smear-free, with a skinny wand that coats and curls every lash.

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