If you have been in a hurry and still haven't applied your mascara, a good tip is to never try to apply it when in a moving vehicle such as a car, train or bus. Its virtually impossible to apply it and make a good job of it, your hand just isn't going to be steady enough. Wait till you can get a steady pair off hands, then you can apply mascara that is going to look fantastic.

Lots of women tend to spin round the mascara brush inside its holder trying to get hold of as much mascara as they can, this is one habit you do not want to get into. This is because it can introduce air into the product which is going to make the mascara clog up and be unusable. The correct way is just a simple dip in and straight out, plus always remember to put the top back on when you have finished using the mascara.

False eyelashes are massive at the moment, but to get the most out of them and get a look which will look fantastic and natural its a must that you trim down the false eyelashes so that they mimic your eyelashes natural shapes. This is not only going to make it look natural, but will help to add definition to your eyes. If you want results that make your eyes appear wider always make sure that you keep the outer lashes slightly longer.

False eyelashes are also much better now than they have ever been, with some salons offering false lashes that can last up to a whopping 12 weeks. But to get the most out of your false eyelashes you need to follow strict guidelines to ensure that they are kept in good shape.

Choosing the correct mascara color is so important and your hair color is going to play a big part in what color are going to work best for you. As a general rule black mascara only usually works on people with dark brown and black hair. Black mascara is a little too harsh for people with light and fair colored hair, instead you should go for browns.

If you have got an out of date eye mascara that is looking a little on the dry side. One thing that you must never do is add water to it thinking that it will help to dry it out and return it to its former glory. Sure it will make it more like a liquid again, but it will dilute it which means make up results that are not going to look good.

A fantastic way to make your eyelashes appear longer and thicker using mascara make up, is by shaking the mascara wand on to the base and roots of the lashes. Mascara on the roots is what makes your eyelashes appear longer and thicker, not on the tips.