One of the most useful beauty products you can have during these hot summer months is a melt proof eyeliner. Eyeliner is one of those products that looks good on practically everyone and it’s so versatile you really can’t go wrong with it. The only issue is finding a good quality eyeliner that’ll stand up to the heat, oil and sweat and keep you looking foxy and fresh long after the sun has gone down. Think finding the perfect melt proof eyeliner is an urban beauty myth? Think again, because I’ve found seven excellent picks that’ll blow you away!
1 Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-on Eye Pencil
Urban Decay has a lot of must-have products in their current lineup, but their 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil is a cult classic beauty product. Not only does this melt proof eyeliner last super long, but it also comes in a rainbow of gorgeous colors. This creamy eye pencil goes on soft for blending and then sets after 30 seconds to a long-lasting finish. Available at Sephora for $20.
You can call this waterproof eyeliner a smooth operator. It glides on soft and easy and lasts all day and night. Use it to draw on a thin, understated line or go bold with a thick cat eye. It comes in 8 pigment-rich shades that are perfect for everyday wear or nights out on the town. Even though this melt proof eyeliner was designed to last and last, it comes off easy when you’re ready to take it off. Available at Ulta for $5.49.
3 Marc Jacobs Beauty Highliner Gel Eye Crayon
I think we all loved to play with color and crayons as a child and now Marc Jacobs’ Highliner allows us to relive our childhood hobby but in more grown-up way. If you love the look of gel liner but hate the application process, this gel crayon makes lining eyes with a long lasting, bold finish a breeze. Available in 15 high impact shades, this melt proof eyeliner will be your summer staple. Available at Sephora for $25.
4 Covergirl Perfect Point plus Eye Liner
A girl can always count on bargain beauty brand Covergirl to bring us quality products at a deep discount. Covergirl’s Perfect Point Plus Eye Liner offers users versatility, control and long wearing color that’ll easily take you from the office to happy hour in just one step. Best of all, you can get your hands on this baby for under $5. Available at Target for $4.79.
5 Kat Von D Ink Liner
Get inked with Kat Von D’s intense liquid eyeliner. This felt tip, melt proof eyeliner goes on easy but lasts an extraordinarily long time and won’t fade or smudge no matter where the night takes you. With this easy-to-use liner you can create thin and thick lines and when you’re ready to call it quits, it’s easy to take off. Available at Sephora for $ 18.
6 Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner
If you’ve ever had a problem with felt tip liners tugging, skipping or pulling and you swore them off for life, Stila’s Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner might get you to change your mind. This eyeliner is not only melt proof, but it also lasts all day long and is easy to use, so it’s an ideal product for eyeliner novices. Stila also introduced 10 new shades for spring 2014 so you’ve got tons of shades to choose from! Available at Ulta for $20.
7 Maybelline Eye Studio Master Drama Cream Pencil Eyeliner
Add some drama to your look this summer with Maybelline’s Eye Studio Master Drama Cream Pencil Eyeliner. Not only is this melt proof eyeliner made to last up to 16 hours, the oil-free formula is said to have the highest concentration of pigments so your look leaves a lasting impression. Safe for sensitive eyes. Available at Ulta for $7.99.
Don’t get caught with less than perfect eyeliner this season. These melt proof eyeliners will stand up to the heat and then some so you can look your best no matter how long your days or nights. Do you have a go-to eyeliner for the summer?