…because sometimes you just need to use waterproof mascara. It does require a little more effort to remove (ok, sometimes a lot more effort), but there are times when it’s just flat out necessary. However, it’s not only for wedding days, beach days and hanging out poolside. For those of us with oilier skin, it can be the only option when it comes to mascara (smudged under-eyes are not a good look. See Trish McEvoy’s option below). Check out our 9 picks for waterproof mascara, including a waterproof topcoat if you’re just not willing to part with your current favorite, but still need it to stay put all day.