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7 Best Eyeliners for Beginners ...

By Mikala

Eyeliners for beginners are great for those of you who are just beginning to wear makeup. Eyeliners for beginners are easier to apply than some more difficult liners, such as liquids. Wearing eyeliner is a great way to emphasize your eyes or to make a dramatic statement. Experimenting with different eyeliner colors is a fun way to mix up your typical every day makeup look.

1 MAC Eye Kohl Pencil

MAC Eye Kohl PencilMAC Eye Kohl Pencil is a great choice when choosing eyeliners for beginners. This pencil is soft, which makes it easier to apply and blend if necessary. It has a silky smooth consistency and has a matte yet pearly finish. Since it is easy to blend, you can easily hide mistakes by softening the pencil with a cotton swab or makeup brush. In addition to your basic black and brown, this eyeliner comes in a variety of colors for fun, bright makeup looks.

2 Almay Intense I-Color Liner

Almay Intense I-Color LinerThis easy to use eyeliner has a satiny consistency that glides smoothly across your eyelids. It comes in a roll up pencil with a built in sharpener to keep the tip of the liner sharp and precise without having to deal with tons of pencil shavings. This liner comes in purple, raisin, black, and brown to enhance your natural eye colors. It’s usually easiest to apply liner in quick, short strokes to create one even line across your lid rather than trying to create a straight line in one long stroke. Keep this tip in mind while experimenting with eyeliner!

3 Kat Von D Tattoo Liner

Kat Von D Tattoo LinerKat Von D Tattoo Liner is a great eyeliner for beginners since it goes on like a marker! It’s a liquid liner pen that can be used on the eyes or on the face and body to create fun, temporary tattoos. It comes in five different colors to best suit your personal style and eye color.

4 CoverGirl Queen Collection Vivid Impact Eyeliner

CoverGirl Queen Collection Vivid Impact EyelinerThis easy to use eyeliner goes on smoothly and evenly to make learning how to apply eyeliner super simple. The end of the pencil includes a spongy smudger to help create a smokey eye look or can help disguise uneven lines. This pencil comes in 6 vivid shades to make an intense eye makeup application that makes your eyes really pop!

5 MAC Fluidline

MAC FluidlineMAC Fluidline eyeliner may look intimidating at first, but after practicing just a few times it’s actually really easy to apply. This ultra-smooth gel allows you to create a very precise line with a soft finish. It’s easiest to use a very small and thin angled brush to apply it. Just dip it into the pot, you only need a small amount of liner per eye, and apply Fluidline in small, short strokes as close to the lash line as possible. It’s important to remember that your eyeliner should always blend in with the roots of your eyelashes. If there is a gap between your eyeliner and your eyelashes, you will create an odd, unfinished makeup look.

6 Laura Mercier Tightline Cake Eye Liner

Laura Mercier Tightline Cake Eye LinerTightline Cake Eye Liner from Laura Mercier is a great option for beginners. Cake eyeliner comes in the form of a pressed powder, but is applied wet. Use a flat, angled eyeliner brush. Dip it into clean water and then into the cake liner to create a pasty type consistency. This easy to use eyeliner is very long lasting and will not smudge or transfer once it is dry.

7 NARS Soft Touch Shadow Pencil

NARS Soft Touch Shadow PencilNARS Soft Touch Shadow Pencils are great because they can be used for either eyeliner or eyeshadow. The chubby pencil creates a thicker line, but the soft finish is perfect for smudging and blending out to create a soft, smokey eye. It is long wearing and comes in a variety of colors that look great when applied along the lash line or across the entire eyelid. This is a great, versatile product for beginners.

No matter which of these eyeliners you choose, you will learn to flawlessly apply eyeliner with ease in no time! Each one is great for beginners to create pretty eyes that pop and look like they were made up by a pro. Do you remember what eyeliner you used for the first time? Which eyeliner do you think is the simplest to use? We hope this guide to eyeliners for beginners helps you in your search for your first eyeliner product!

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