Benefit Roller Lash, $37, has an innovative Hook ‘n’ Roll brush with tiny hooks to catch, lift and curl every lash from root to tip – no eyelash curler required. Its ink black hue offers a 12-hour curve-setting formula to ensure dramatic lashes.

Clio Salon de Cara 002 Roll Brush Cara, $24.90, is designed like a salon hairbrush – with bristles in six sections to roll and curl lashes from root to tip. It also contains ingredients like argan oil and ceramides to lock in moisture and repair damage.

Laneige Jet Curling Mascara, $34, features a groundbreaking Water Zero formula that helps colour clings to lashes. The ergonomic tip of the 3-D Jelly Rubber Brush allows easy access to lashes at the innermost corners to give an instant lift – just apply horizontally.

The Face Shop Face It Maxx’ Eye Mascara 04 Ultra Maxx, $28.90, has a brush with both nylon and comb sides to achieve longer-lasting volume and curl. Use the nylon bristles to separate lashes, then the comb to deposit pigment, followed by the former bristles again for a neater look.

1028 Big Eyes! Magnifier Mascara, $19.90, strengthens and conditions lashes with a formula that’s enriched with vitamins B5 and E. Its diamond-shaped bristles enable you to coat both upper and lower lashes easily for an all-day curl.

K-Palette 1Day Lash Perm Long Curl Mascara, $25.90, contains four beauty essences to hasten lash growth, as well as a lengthening ingredient known as pullulan, to help achieve lovely-looking lashes. Its bow-shaped brush boasts an inner curve to sweep lashes upwards for a stronger curl.

This article was originally published in Simply Her May 2015.