"I'm the world's biggest wuss when it comes to suffering for style — uncomfortable heels, itchy sweaters, heavy earrings — I just can't handle it! (And I'm notoriously low-maintenance when it comes to beauty.) So, falsies are just never gonna happen for me. I love the idea of long, luxurious lashes, but the extra weight and that nagging feeling that something is stuck to my eye makes them a dealbreaker."
— Holly Thomas, Washington, D.C. editor
Gorgeous Cosmetics Mini Faux Lash, $16, available at available at Nordstrom.
Photographed by Kate Hoffman