Think sporting eye makeup at the gym is a surefire recipe for racoon eyes? Think again. Reach for these magic mascaras and you can actually leave the gym with lashes worth batting — long after you cool off.
1. Benefit They’re Real Mascara, $23
Heading straight from work to a Turbo Kick class, I forgot to remove this volumizing formula. Though the class kicked my butt, my lashes looked like they were ready for a total world takeover.
2. Dior DiorShow Waterproof Mascara, $31
When I heard a spin instructor praise this waterproof wand, I knew she meant business. Anything that stays smudge-free while you cycle like crazy must be top notch.
Word on the street is that this little guy doesn’t budge. Try it for dance or aerobics classes where you’re sure to work up a sweat.
Does the thought of a hardcore gym session make you want to shed a few tears? Relax and reach for this long-lasting mascara — it’s not going anywhere.
A cult favourite, Maybelline’s beloved mascara is workout-friendly, too! Swipe it on before hitting the gym and emerge fresh-faced (even if that feeling in your thighs is a different story).
6. Lancome Hypnose Waterproof, $31
Seal your lashes (and prevent smudging) by layering on this mascara before you do up your laces. It’s stay-put power is almost as rewarding as reaching your latest exercise goal.
Do you wear makeup to the gym? Try out these picks and let us know what you think!