Beauty Makeup These $7 'Fitness-Friendly' Lashes Withstand Even the Sweatiest Workouts These strips are impervious to sweat. By Sophie Wirt Sophie Wirt Sophie is a beauty commerce writer for InStyle, where she covers skincare, haircare, and makeup. Shape's editorial guidelines Published on February 8, 2023 Share Tweet Pin Email We independently evaluate all recommended products and services. If you click on links we provide, we may receive compensation. Learn more. Ardell. In most scenarios, I love a good strip lash; IMO, they’re a single-step hack for sultry eyes in seconds. Strips during a spin class, however? Unthinkable, lest they lift at the corners, or slide off sweaty lids entirely. That said, the new Ardell Active lashes — a so-called “fitness-friendly” collection of sweat-proof strips — might just prove a caveat to my spin class statement.The Ardell Active lashes are strip-style lash sets designed to outlast sweaty situations — namely, intense workouts. Unlike other strips, the active lashes maintain shape and curl in the presence of moisture, notwithstanding (intense!) perspiration. Consequently, these lashes look freshly applied — before, during, and well after any sweat session. Ulta Buy It: Ardell Active Lash $7, ulta.comAvailable in six different styles, ranging from natural glam to night out-worthy, the active lash collection offers options for virtually any lash preference. (I’m partial to Pump’n: a voluminous set with tapered tips for a flattering, fluffy finish.) The most popular style thus far, Chin Up, features medium-length lashes arranged in natural-looking layers. Each of the six sets suits virtually every eye shape thanks to a flexible, pliable band. (Like most strips, these can also be trimmed to suit your specific eye width.) The active lashes are reusable, too, making the $7 sets a particularly good value for daily workout wear.Of course, the strength of any strip lash is contingent on the adhesive with which it’s affixed — hence the Active Duo Brush-On formula: a new strip lash adhesive and companion to the active lash lineup. The inky black glue glides on via a flexible, eyeliner-adjacent brush. Like the lashes for which it’s intended, the adhesive delivers maximum hold and long-wearing durability in addition to a water-resistant, sweat-proof formula. Shopper reviews for the brand-new lashes are still trickling in. According to one shopper, the lashes are “the most beautiful, natural [set],” adding that they have a “lash extension look” while remaining comfortable.Interested in adding worry-free, workout-proof lashes to your next gym session? Shop the Ardell Active Lash collection — and be sure to snag the sweat-proof adhesive! Was this page helpful? Thanks for your feedback! Tell us why! Other Submit Shop More Shape-Approved Picks The Activewear Brand Jennifer Garner and Jennifer Lopez Wear Has a Hidden Section of Comfy Workout Underwear The 5 Best Amazon Weekend Deals for Up to 75% Off, According to Shape’s Shopping Expert Zumba Lovers Rave About These $80 and $37 Sneakers for Preventing Foot and Joint Pain, but Which Pair Is Best?