If you asked a group of women about their makeup staples, we guarantee that most of them would mention mascara.
The glorious tube can transform us into somewhat put together-looking humans in a matter of seconds.
Here's how to do a non-black smokey eye to go with your new favourite mascara. Post continues below.
But with so many mascara options on the market, which ones are actually the best?
Well, we asked 20 women that exact question.
Including both spendys and saveys, here are 20 women's ride-or-die mascaras.