When it comes to important occasions (weddings, pool parties, hot yoga) waterproof mascara can be your biggest beauty MVP. These 15 formulas will never smudge, roll down your cheek, or ghost you—no matter what life throws at you. Scroll through to find the right one for you (and don't forget an oil-based remover, too).
Any good waterproof mascara will be clump-free and long-wearing, but this one also fortifies lashes with its diamond powder-infused formula and essence oil. And if you care about scent, it features a subtle floral smell that won't irritate the eye area.
The OG best waterproof mascara beloved by experts and beauty lovers will be in the pantheon of great beauty products forever. It provides intense volume without any smudging at an affordable price — it truly can't be beat.
An updated version of the ever popular Pump 'N' Volume is now waterproof. It has a thinner wand than the original, but you still get voluminous lashes with incredible staying power.
If one and done is your thing, grab this immediately. Made with an exclusive snowflake brush, it gives you long lashes and intense color with just one stroke.
For the most precise and unique application, this mascara features a flat shaped brush that bends and rotates to get whatever desired angle you're looking for.
You don't have to drop a lot of cash to go big or go home, at least when it comes to lashes. This best-selling drugstore formula is hypoallergenic and volume-boosting thanks to the signature thick wand.
The secret to big lashes is all in the brush with this mascara. Shaped like your lash line, it extends and lifts your outer corner lashes to give you a winged-out effect.
This athleisure-inspired formula is made with fruit extracts, collagen, and a triple coating film formation fiber that prevents product from running down your eyes, even in your sweatiest workout class.
The beloved NSFW mascara comes in a waterproof version. You get the same intense volume without any running or flaking. Is there any validity to its cheeky name? We'll leave that for you to decide.
You're going to want to stash this formula in your makeup bag this summer. Made with a light gel formula that consists of microcrystalline wax, Urban Decay's Cannonball guarantees inky lashes and absolutely no smearing.
The all-in-one formula brings on the drama without any fuss. It's lightweight but buildable and stays on until you soak it in oil-based remover at the end of the day.
If you're looking for major volume that rivals pro lash extensions, give this mascara a try. It's smudge-proof even on the most humid days, making it the perfect staple for when the temps start to rise.
While it makes out of this world claims (36-hour lasting power, and gravity-defying formula made with aeroparticles), one thing is for certain: you'll get extreme volume without any flaking or under-eye smudges.
Great for the most sensitive eyes and contact wearers, the waterproof version of the popular High Impact Mascara can withstand high heat and humidity (so basically your entire trip to Miami).