Photo: Marko Metzinger/Studio D
Which Is It? Should You Curl Your Lashes Before or After Applying Mascara?
If you're confused, it's partly our fault: We've told you to do both. So we turned to the always definitive makeup artist Troy Surratt for the final answer. "Before," he says with conviction—and one caveat: If your mascara deflates the curl a bit (a side effect of increasingly moisturizing formulas), Troy condones one gentle postmascara squeeze. —Jenny Bailly