what the heck is clear mascara? we like to call it a great place to start! if your daughter is interested in wearing mascara, this a great product to use to practice applying a coat to your lashes. It enhances those with dark lashes. can be used alone or as a primer for your regular mascara. you won't have heaps of black run off after washing your face. You can also sweep this over your eyebrows to tame those brows with wild side and hold them in place. talk about multi-tasking!