We’ll let you in on a little secret: all mascara formulas are pretty much the same. Containing a mix of pigment and wax, very little varies from one mascara formula to another. But the wand, on the other hand, is where the magic happens. From the traditional fiber brushes to rubber, plastic, and all shapes here and in between, we give you the lowdown on a few wand shapes to up your makeup maven expertise.
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