Benefit Roller Lash Mascara ($24, It seems like innovative mascara formulas and wand designs are constantly popping up, but Benefit's new hook-and-roll brush is a game changer. It helps grab and separate lashes and holds them in curl-like place for up to 12 hours.

I'm a bit of a mascara hoarder, though, and I change them like I change my moods. Other favorites include:

The entire LashBlast collection from CoverGirl, specifically Clump Crusher, Make Up For Ever Smoky Extravagant, and one of my coworkers just raved about Too Faced's Better Than Sex mascara (no comment on the name, though).

Do you have a favorite mascara?

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