Analyzing millions of ratings from stores like Best Buy, Zappos, Sports Authority, Babies R Us and Ulta

Best mascara — easy to remove

  1. CoverGirl LashBlast Volume
  2. bareMinerals Volumizing Mascara
  3. Blinc Mascara
  4. L'Oreal Double Extend
  5. Maybelline Great Lash
  6. Maybelline Lash Stiletto
  7. Physicians Formula Shimmer Strips
  8. Revlon Grow Luscious Plumping
  9. L'Oreal Voluminous
  10. L'Oreal Telescopic Explosion

1. CoverGirl LashBlast Volume

200 owners say it’s
ok for easy to remove

Popular needs

Applies evenly   

‘I saw it with the first stroke when applying it.’ godfreygirl

Lengthens   

‘It lengthens and gives volume.’ SUNNYCALIFORN

Defines and separates   

Adds volume   

‘It really does add volume, and separates and darkens lashes.’ Sue
‘I have been using Loreal Volumnous for a long time but I feel like they recently changed their formula because it clumps really bad now.’ erin26138

Won't clump  

What others say

Amazon
Sales rank 11,965

2. bareMinerals Volumizing Mascara

400 owners say it’s
good for easy to remove

Popular needs

Applies evenly   

‘When I apply it goes on great.’ Alyse Basil
‘I have a hard time applying in the inner corners.’ Alyse Basil

Lengthens   

‘It volumizes and lengthens without clumping.’ lightworks
‘It does lengthen, but not too much.’ Heba the Makeup Lover
‘Then again, it is a volumizing mascara, not a lengthening mascara!’ Heba the Makeup Lover

Defines and separates   

Adds volume   

Won't clump  

What others say

Amazon
Sales rank 16,321

3. Blinc Mascara

100 owners say it’s
good for easy to remove

Popular needs

Applies evenly   

‘Even following the application directions, I am unable to get much volume or lengthening.’ jen

Lengthens   

Defines and separates   

Adds volume   

‘On first use it appeared not to add any volume- only color but if you add several coats within the specified time frame (i.e.’ sandy
‘before it dries) it adds volume and length and stays on all day without racoon eyes and it is so simple to remove with warm water and a little pressure with a washcloth.’ sandy

Won't clump  

‘I have been looking for a new mascara that does not clump and that looks less artificial.’ RN from Boston
‘They clump together giving an unnatural effect.’ Ingrid

What others say

Amazon
Sales rank 4,855

4. L'Oreal Double Extend

50 owners say it’s
good for easy to remove

Popular needs

Applies evenly   

‘The black really brightens up your eyes and if you take a few moments to apply it, it is a good brush.’ blue eyes

Lengthens   

‘You get nice lengthening without looking like you put on too much product.’ Playing with Beauty
‘Does a good job lengthening.’ jpoff82
‘It does a great job at lengthening the lashes.’ NYC beauty girl

Defines and separates   

Adds volume   

‘Double Extend transforms my relatively thin, lackluster lashes into long, deep black, voluminous fans!’ Joyelle
‘So, I do one coat of the primer, one coat of the black mascara, then I add another coat of a volume enhancing mascara.’ NYC beauty girl

Won't clump  

‘The first layer is a great base, and it makes the second layer go on smooth with no clumps.’ Lizzybet

What others say

Amazon
Sales rank 11,686

5. Maybelline Great Lash

200 owners say it’s
ok for easy to remove

Popular needs

Applies evenly   

‘First I curl my lashes; then I apply a coat.’ AW

Lengthens   

‘If you need a product to darken and lengthen,’ Jeepgirl
‘This mascara really lengthens your lashes, it really shows that it works!!!’ Elle

Defines and separates   

Adds volume   

‘It adds major volume and it makes your eyes look gorgeous.’ Gloss Obsessed
‘Always adds length and volume.’ buckeyegirl33

Won't clump  

‘it helps to there is no clumping and every lash is seperated and long.’ the makeup guru

What others say

Amazon
Sales rank 84,284

6. Maybelline Lash Stiletto

50 owners say it’s
good for easy to remove

Popular needs

Applies evenly   

‘Easy to apply, doesnt clump and lengthens lashes.’ h17
‘The dry time is perfect allowing you time to apply without risking clumps but not taking so long that you end up with black mark under your eyebrows.’ Anonymous

Lengthens   

‘It is great for darkening and lengthening.’ Jew Face
‘I love the way it lengthens and defines my lashes......Washes off easily.’ GG

Defines and separates   

Adds volume   

‘It coats well, defines your length and adds volume.’ NikkifromCa
‘It does a great job of adding length and volume to my eyelashes.’ Meghan

Won't clump  

‘I was wanting something that did not clump.’ Lisa

What others say

Amazon
Sales rank 6,542

7. Physicians Formula Shimmer Strips

50 owners say it’s
ok for easy to remove

Popular needs

Applies evenly   

‘Easy to apply and remove.’ Emily
‘My one complaint is that due to the boxy double-wand design, applying the color mascara in particular is somewhat awkward.’ Allergy Victim

Lengthens   

Defines and separates   

Adds volume   

‘The product does not smudge or run and adds volume and length far superior to other stores similar mascaras.’ kit

Won't clump  

‘Love the brush...large with plenty of bristles so little to NO clumps.’ IFaerie

What others say

Amazon
Sales rank 38,100

8. Revlon Grow Luscious Plumping

50 owners say it’s
ok for easy to remove

Popular needs

Applies evenly   

‘Mascara goes on very well and lengthens without having to apply several times.’ Walker
‘It was clumpy the first few times I used it, but after using it a week it was easier to apply and control.’ Tee

Lengthens   

‘It really does lengthen your lashes over time.’ Alycia
‘The mascara itself works to lengthen and plump.’ natalie
‘It defined, lengthened and added volume to my lashes.’ Tee

Defines and separates   

Adds volume   

‘Color and volume are good, but brush does not separate lashes at all.’ mrsaa52
‘I comb through my lashes 3-4 times before letting the mascara dry and I think it made the definition and volume results amazing.’ Tee

Won't clump  

‘although it didnt clump’ klr

What others say

Amazon
Sales rank 71,341

9. L'Oreal Voluminous

550 owners say it’s
poor for easy to remove

Popular needs

Applies evenly   

‘Love this mascara even better than Lash Blast.’ Glamour Girl
‘The tube does an excellent job of removing excess mascara from the brush (better than Lash Blast) so that it applies cleanly, with great definition.’ Glamour Girl

Lengthens   

‘Other than that, I love the brush and I love how it lengthens my lashes very well.’ Charm
‘It lengthens and adds volume beautifully.’ ejw
‘This mascara went on great, did lengthen and define lashes but I could not stand the chemical smell.’ MinB

Defines and separates   

Adds volume   

‘The formula builds great volume and length like the original fabulous Voluminous mascara.’ Glamour Girl
‘I loved the way this mascara added volume and made my eyelashes look thicker.’ MP

Won't clump  

‘I hate clumpy lashes... this mascara solves that problem easily.’ elmose

What others say

Amazon
Sales rank 3,358

10. L'Oreal Telescopic Explosion

200 owners say it’s
poor for easy to remove

Popular needs

Applies evenly   

‘It goes on evenly on your lashes.’ The jeweler

Lengthens   

‘This mascara does a great job lengthening my lashes and giving them volume while avoiding any clumping.’ BeautyGuru
‘It lengthened, but not as good as the rest of my mascaras.’ A Very Upset Female!
‘If you use some care in applying this product, that is, pay attention and not just slop it on, it will give you the longest, most defined, and natural-looking yet lengthened and volumized lashes ever!’ Shopaholique

Defines and separates   

Adds volume   

‘It will add volume but it adds so much that you look like a vampire or something.’ Susan

Won't clump  

‘I love the small brush, there is 0 clumping, I have literally recommended it to everyone I know.’ Lauryn

What others say

Amazon
Sales rank 6,283