12 best eyeliners

Review of the best according to the editorial board. On the selection criteria. This material is subjective and does not constitute advertising and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

Eyeliner is a must in every girl's makeup bag. With its help, the beauty of the eyes is favorably emphasized, a daily or festive make-up is created. It helps to correct the shape, raise the lowered corners, open your eyes. The history of this cosmetic product goes back to ancient times, when the queens of Egypt used antimony to add expression to their eyes. In the 60s of the last century, the beauty boom began after famous Hollywood actresses, not only in the cinema, but also in life, began to use a great make-up product. To this day, the eyeliner has not lost its relevance and is one of the five products without which modern girls cannot imagine their make-up.

How to choose eyeliner

It is not so difficult to buy an eyeliner, but choosing the right one is not an easy task. A few tips from experts will help with this.

  1. Important: Buy cosmetics only in specialized stores.
  2. First of all, you need to decide on the type of makeup that you plan to apply in the future.
  3. When choosing a color, it is worth remembering that black is more suitable for people with dark skin, for the rest it is better to opt for dark brown shades.
  4. For beginners, it is better to start with simpler tools, for example, with a pencil liner.
  5. With sensitive skin, we must study the composition, which in this case must be hypoallergenic.
  6. Testing the new product for line thickness and pigment saturation.
  7. Be sure to look at the expiration date of the eyeliner. If it has already expired, then it is strictly forbidden to apply it.
  8. The integrity of the packaging is another important criterion that affects the preservation of the properties of a cosmetic product.

Having correctly chosen the tool, you can safely start creating the desired image. Our experts have selected 12 different types of eyeliners in the rating, which will undoubtedly appeal to lovers of perfectly straight and beautiful arrows. When compiling it, reviews of real customers and the opinion of professional makeup artists were taken into account.

Rating of the best eyeliners

Nomination a place Name of product price
Best eyeliner pencils 1 Chanel le crayon yeux RUB 1,949
2 Clinique Cream Shaper for Eyes RUB 1,749
3 Maybelline New York Master Drama 299 r
4 Moon story 270 RUB
Best liquid eyeliner 1 Guerlain Eye Liner RUB 2,999
2 Bobbi Brown Long-Wear Liquid Liner RUB 1,949
3 Tony moly liquid eyeliner RUB 510
4 Vivienne sabo charbon 284 r
Best eyeliner eyeshadow 1 Aqua Black Make Up For Ever 1 323 RUB
2 MAC PRO LONGWEAR FLUIDLINE RUB 1,450
3 NYX Mousse Liner 750 RUB
4 LONG-WEAR GEL EYELINER MAKEOVER RUB 479

Best eyeliner pencils

This type of eyeliner is the most common, especially among beginners. With their help, both thick and thin lines are created. The make-up is durable, does not smudge. It is convenient to carry a pencil in a cosmetic bag and adjust the make-up even in the car.

Chanel le crayon yeux

Rating: 4.9

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The first place is taken by the pencil of the legendary brand, which is chosen by millions of fashionistas around the world. It is designed for a neat and precise eyeliner, making it easy to create even complex evening makeup. The soft lead conveys a rich shade. There are 8 of them in the palette. The built-in latex applicator helps to blend lines, soften the effect, and create a smoky make-up.

The set includes a sharpener that sharpens the rod to the required degree of sharpness, while it does not break or crumble. In addition to coloring pigments, the composition includes microcrystalline wax, vitamin E and chamomile extract, which prevent the appearance of irritations on the delicate skin of the eyelids, while moisturizing and nourishing it.

The product has passed ophthalmological control and is suitable for girls with hypersensitivity and for wearers of contact lenses. Customers noted excellent color rendering, long-term durability, economical consumption. Many people liked the case, made in a laconic black design with a gold brand logo.

Advantages

  • wide range of colors;
  • for thin and wide lines;
  • smoky makeup applicator;
  • sharpener included;
  • long-term durability.

disadvantages

  • high price.

Clinique Cream Shaper for Eyes

Rating: 4.8

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In second place in the ranking is the product of the famous American brand Clinique. It does not cause irritation on the delicate skin of the eyelids, is gently applied, effortlessly accurately and evenly draws thin and thick arrows. The pencil can also be shaded with a brush to give more expression to the look.

The coloring pigment is waterproof, so the drawn lines do not spread and do not smudge. Until the end of the day, the make-up remains flawless regardless of the environmental factors: rain, wind, high air temperatures, does not require adjustment. The pencil is easily sharpened to a sharp lead – for thin arrows, to a wide one – for thicker ones. It does not crumble, does not break. The undoubted advantage is the presence of a sharpener in the kit.

According to reviews, although the pencil is resistant, it is perfectly removed with conventional makeup removers. Many stressed that its consumption is quite economical: with daily use, it lasts up to 5 months of use. Unambiguous rating for durability, richness, convenience, economy and hypoallergenicity: 'excellent'.

Advantages

  • intensely coloring pigment;
  • sharpener included;
  • variety of shades;
  • easy application;
  • lack of irritation.

disadvantages

  • not detected.

Maybelline New York Master Drama

Rating: 4.7

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The bronze medalist of the rating is a pencil from Maybelline New York for extreme makeup lovers. It helps to draw smooth, neat lines, fits well, transfers pigment as much as possible, dries quickly, does not smear and does not roll off under the influence of the environment, under the influence of sebum and sweat, or with an accidental touch. The palette features 5 shades to create a dramatic look, which is a definite plus of this pencil.

The highly concentrated texture allows for a clear contour even after one application. The pencil is carefully sharpened, the rod does not break. It is recommended to remove make-up with micellar water or other means for cleansing persistent cosmetics.

The girls noted that Master Drama does not cause irritation even on the sensitive skin of the eyelids, is minimally consumed, and has a pleasant subtle scent. Many have pointed out that this is one of the most durable pencils on the market today, which, in addition, is also quite affordable.

Advantages

  • trendy shades;
  • ultrapigmentation;
  • the highest durability (up to 24 hours);
  • soft creamy texture;
  • perfect shading.

disadvantages

  • not detected.

Moon Story eyeliner

Rating: 4.6

Moon Story eyeliner

In fourth place in the ranking is an inexpensive but very high quality pencil from Moon Story. It does not require sharpening, the rod is unscrewed from the body as necessary, which allows you to adjust the length for more comfortable creation of thick or thin lines. The texture of the product is soft. It covers well, dries quickly, and can be shaded with a brush if desired.

The compact size allows you to carry a pencil, which is only 13 cm long, even in the smallest bag. During the day, the arrows do not blur under the influence of sweat, with oily skin, under the sun's rays. Make-up removal is performed with micellar water and other special means.

The quality of the pencil was praised by both experts and ordinary customers. The pigment is very rich, persistent, drawing arrows does not cause difficulties even for beginners. The case has a pleasant design, the unwinding mechanism does not jam, does not break, the cap is firmly fixed, and does not open spontaneously in the cosmetic bag. With all the above advantages, another argument for the purchase is its price – within 250 rubles.

Advantages

  • soft formula;
  • increased durability;
  • convenient packaging format;
  • laconic design;
  • budget price.

disadvantages

  • there is only black in the palette.

Best liquid eyeliner

Liquid eyeliner is suitable for those who have already 'got their hands on' in creating neat, smooth lines. It gives a richer coverage compared to other types, dries quickly, and lasts for a long time.

Guerlain Eye Liner

Rating: 4.9

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The rating of liquid eyeliners is topped by the French product Guerlain. It is designed to create any type of makeup, can give your look both feminine and soft, as well as a predatory and daring expression. Thanks to the specially designed brush, no skill is required to get smooth calligraphic lines the first time. The strokes are smooth and clear, do not require additional adjustment.

After quick drying, a coating is formed that is resistant to sweat, grease, moisture. It will remain unchanged even if accidentally rubbed. This result lasts up to 24 hours.

The luxury goods brand pays special attention to product packaging. The bottle looks refined and elegant. The combination of the black case with the gold cap shows that there is an equally precious content inside. According to statistics, this eyeliner has received the most positive reviews and is considered the best in the luxury segment.

Advantages

  • persistent formula;
  • a special shape of the brush;
  • high intensity pigment;
  • easy application;
  • luxurious bottle.

disadvantages

  • high price.

Bobbi Brown Long-Wear Liquid Liner

Rating: 4.8

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The Bobbi Brown eyeliner is ranked second. It allows you to maximally express and emphasize the shape of the eyes, to create any makeup: daytime, evening and especially solemn. Thanks to a thin brush, fine and smooth lines are perfectly drawn. Ultrapigmentation covers the eyelid the first time, without the need for re-staining. After quick drying, the eyeliner is fixed and retains its original appearance for 24 hours.

The elastic coating does not crumble, does not flow, does not smudge. Combined with special polymers, it provides protection even in contact with water. A special feature of Long-Wear Liquid Liner is the inclusion of iridescent particles in the formula, which create a luminous pearlescent shine. The tip is long enough not to stain the skin during application.

The collection features four trendy shades. All interviewees agreed that this eyeliner is worth the money. It is economical, convenient, even beginners can draw straight arrows and repeat fashionable catwalk looks.

Advantages

  • trending colors;
  • waterproof composition;
  • ultra-thin brush;
  • shine effect;
  • ease of application.

disadvantages

  • not everyone can afford it.

Tony moly liquid eyeliner

Rating: 4.7

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The Korean brand is famous not only for its beauty products, but also for decorative make-up products. On the third line of the rating is liquid eyeliner, which has already conquered many Russian customers. It has a highly pigmented consistency, spreads smoothly, dries quickly, does not crack or crumble. The eyeliner is highly durable, so your makeup will remain unchanged even in the rain.

The brush is convenient for drawing both thin and thick arrows. It allows you to achieve the desired results from the first coating without further adjustment. The water-resistant texture is gentle, does not stain the skin. An undoubted advantage is the presence of hyaluronic acid and panthenol in the composition, which care for the skin of the eyelids, soften, prevent irritation and dryness. Also included in the formula are extracts of black rice, sesame and soy.

According to the reviews, the eyeliner was completely satisfied with a variety of fashionable shades, durability up to 24 hours, a convenient bottle, quite an acceptable cost.

Advantages

  • wide palette of colors;
  • nutritional composition;
  • pleasant gel texture;
  • comfortable brush;
  • high level of durability.

disadvantages

  • not detected.

Vivienne sabo charbon

Rating: 4.6

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The product of the popular brand Vivienne Sabo closes the four in the rating of the best liquid eyeliners. It delivers perfectly straight lines thanks to its ultra-thin felt applicator and highly pigmented formula. In a minute, the eyeliner dries up and is securely fixed, over time it does not crack, does not smear even on oily skin or under the influence of unfavorable natural factors.

The bottle looks sophisticated and laconic in French. Its shape is comfortable during use and gives aesthetic pleasure. The expense of the product is economical, due to the fact that the desired result is obtained after the first staining and no additional adjustment is required.

Many girls have chosen this particular eyeliner for drawing very thin arrows and believe that it is one of the best for creating such a make-up. It was also noted that with its help the eyes are favorably emphasized both in the evening and during the festive make-up. The low price is another argument in favor of buying Charbon.

Advantages

  • saturated shades;
  • convenient shape of the applicator;
  • long-term durability;
  • nice packaging design;
  • budget price.

disadvantages

  • not detected.

Best eyeliner eyeshadow

Eyeliners require some skill to create thin arrows. They are applied with a special brush, the color is intense and deep. These liners are dry or hard, cream or gel.

Aqua Black Make Up For Ever Eyeliner

Rating: 4.9

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The first place in this category of the rating goes to the Aqua Black eyeliner, which received extremely positive feedback from users and our experts agreed with them. A universal tool is used for drawing arrows of various thicknesses, and for shading, and as an eyeshadow for full or partial coverage of the eyelids. The ultra-black pigment creates a rich, dense color from the first application. After drying, a matte velvet finish is obtained.

The texture fits the brush well, is evenly distributed. Thanks to its waterproof formula, the coating does not roll, smudge or flow, even when exposed to moisture or accidental touch. The polymers help to dry quickly, so you can continue your makeup after a few seconds after application.

The girls noted that the eyeliner is combined with any decorative means: sparkles, shadows, mother-of-pearl. It does not cause allergies even with increased sensitivity, and can be used by wearers of glasses and contact lenses.

Advantages

  • intense black color;
  • various application options;
  • resistant to moisture;
  • tested by ophthalmologists;
  • delicate texture.

disadvantages

  • not detected.

MAC PRO LONGWEAR FLUIDLINE

Rating: 4.8

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Silver in our ranking goes to the MAC eyeliner. Possessing a delicate gel-like texture, it fits well on the brush, glides easily, evenly spreads, forming a silky finish. With it, you can create various make-ups, ranging from miniature arrows to smoky-ice makeup, and not only for girls with application skills, but also for beginners. Ophthalmologist and dermatologist tested. It is water resistant, not afraid of extreme heat or moisture.

Smooth lines remain unchanged until the moment of make-up remover, which can be done with ordinary micellar water, and not with special means for long-lasting cosmetics. The finish is matte, the coating does not dry the skin, does not crack or crumble. The complex includes nutritional components for additional care.

The girls noted that during the day there is no need to correct makeup, the color saturation remains up to 24 hours. The jar is convenient, the lid is firmly fixed. The product does not dry out even with a long shelf life.

Advantages

  • soft, well-spreading texture;
  • large selection of shades;
  • waterproof effect;
  • does not cause irritation and inflammation.

disadvantages

  • not detected.

NYX Mousse Liner

Rating: 4.7

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In third place in the rating is NYX creamy eyeliner, popular among Russian customers. She helps to create makeup similar to a professional one at home. The creamy texture lays down evenly, the brush glides smoothly, making even neat arrows. The eyeliner can also be used as an eyeshadow.

The pigment overlaps the natural color of the skin from one time, so repeated strokes and drawings are not required. The waterproof formula guarantees the preservation of makeup in all situations: in adverse weather conditions, excessive sweating, increased production of subcutaneous fat. The elastic coating does not crack, does not crumble.

Many respondents opted for this particular product, believing that its quality corresponds to the price. They liked the matte finish, light mousse consistency, ease of application, high durability. The girls noted a miniature glass jar with a tightly screwed lid and economical consumption.

Advantages

  • light shading;
  • saturated pigment;
  • perfectly clear lines;
  • high stability;
  • minimum spending;
  • matte effect.

disadvantages

  • not detected.

LONG-WEAR GEL EYELINER MAKEOVER

Rating: 4.6

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The rating is completed by the eyeliner of the American brand MAKEOVER. It allows you to create fashionable make-ups yourself, even without professional skills. The gel-like texture is gently distributed, the pigment covers the eyelid from the first time, forming a stable composition. It can withstand exposure to rain, sweat, grease.

During the day, no adjustment is required, as the line remains clear and the shade is intense. The composition fits well on a brush or applicator. The eyeliner is suitable for narrow eyelashes and smoky eyes. It has been tested by dermatologists and ophthalmologists and approved for use by contact lens and eyeglass wearers.

According to reviews, the product does not get imprinted on the skin, durability is provided for the whole day without tinting. Many were pleased with the versatility of the eyeliner, as well as its saturation with coloring pigments. A glass washer jar retains its qualities for a long time, excluding drying, the lid is firmly fixed.

Advantages

  • intense colors;
  • several makeup options;
  • waterproof composition;
  • easy application;
  • long shelf life;
  • economical consumption.

disadvantages

  • not detected.


Attention! This rating is subjective and does not constitute an advertisement and does not serve as a purchase guide. Before buying, you need to consult with a specialist.

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