Walking down the aisle without mascara is the equivalent of planning your wedding without a fiancé: perish the thought! Once you've got your mate and your date, it's time to start thinking about your wedding beauty look and that includes your lashes. After all, a top-notch mascara is an essential part of your bridal beauty routine. But no worries, a good mascara (i.e. one that doesn't run during your tearjerking ceremony) doesn't have to break the bank. The formulas of these top-notch drugstore mascaras can compete with—and sometimes surpass—high-end options.
We've put together this list of cult favorite drugstore mascaras that have garnered glowing reviews for you to choose from. Best of all, everything here is under $10! Whether you're looking for volume or length, there's a formula out there on the drugstore shelves for both you and your budget. Stock up on these mascaras in preparation for every pre-wedding event from your engagement party to the rehearsal dinner and, of course, your wedding day.
Here are seven of the best-rated and wedding-worthy drugstore mascaras.