Mascara can make an entire makeup look that much better. But lately, it’s painful to walk througt the beauty aisles. There are hundreds of different mascaras lurking on the shelves and it’s hard to figure out what formula is best for your lashes. Lengthening? Volumizing? Colored? Decisions, decisions. So we decided to put together a handy guide that will help you find the best mascara for your lashes. From blue-colored mascara that brightens the eyes to a formula that strengthens and promotes lash growth, there’s definitely a formula for every discerning mascara-wearer out there. Check out the slideshow above for all of the different types of mascara formulas now, as well as some of our favorite products.