Thanks to the many readers who want to help us find the perfect eyeliner pencil that stays put and doesn’t require a separate sharpener (which usually gets lost after a couple uses!). Here’s a long list to consider (not all of them pencils).
And, read to the end for my tips on cosmetics you rely on and love, but that might be discontinued without notice.
Gayle E., Carolyn W.: L’Oreal Paris Infallible Never Fail mechanical pencil eyeliner (drugstores, amazon.com, walmart.com, target.com, ulta.com, $8.47 and up)
Felicia S: Clinique Quickliner for Eyes (“not the intense one; the regular one”) (department stores, sephora.com, ulta.com, $22)
Debra T.: “Permanent makeup tattoos are the best.”
Elizabeth H: Jane Iredale Mystikol Powdered Eyeliner with built-in brush (janeiredale.com, ulta.com, amazon.com, $26)
Ms. McD., Gail S: Revant Cosmetics gel eyeliner (revantcosmetics.com, $18)
Margaret M., Paula G.: Bobbi Brown Long-Wear Gel Eyeliner (bobbibrowncosmetics.com, sephora.com, ulta.com, $32) with eyeliner brush sold separately
Deborah H.: Maybelline Ultra Liner for upper lids; Maybelline Unstoppable Eyeliner for bottom rim (both at drugstores, amazon.com, $6.48 and up)