6 Best Black Felt Tip Eyeliners for Achieving a Perfect Cat Eye Every TimeNovember 27, 2018
Mastering the cat eye is no easy feat — the hundreds of memes about the struggle to do it is proof. And while practice is the key to perfecting the skill that is winged liner, certain products make it a whole lot easier. Cue felt-tip eyeliners, a liquid eyeliner variety touted for its ease of use and flawless results. The magic is in the tip, which is essentially a marker soaked in black eyeliner that delivers pigment in an easy-to-control swipe. We’ve rounded up our favorite felt tip liners, perfect for creating the ultra-defined flick you know and love.
Peep our picks, ahead:
If you’re willing to spend a few extra dollars on a water-resistant pen that won’t flake or skip, add the YSL Eyeliner Effet Shocking Eyeliner Pen to your cart. It’s ultra black, has a calligraphy-like tip and lasts up to 12 hours — need we say more?
This precise felt-tip liner is perfect for getting sharp flicks with just a few swipes thanks to its firm tip. It offers lots of pigment and is smudge resistant, making it an ideal product for anyone who can’t resist the siren song of a deep black wing.
A drugstore beauty buy that gives higher end liners a run for their money, this $10 eyeliner pen is perfect for makeup lovers on a budget. It’s very black and very affordable, so feel free to pick up two.
Perfect for a thick, dramatic cat eye — the NYX Super Fat Eye Marker is just like the magic markers of your childhood, only better because you can apply it to your face without being that kid in class. It offers a bold cat eye in a few easy steps, and is a major time saver when trying to apply a perfect wing.
A holy grail beauty buy for beauty enthusiasts and gurus alike, the Catrice Liquid Liner is a must have for anyone who wants a wing that’s long-lasting, boldly black and easy to control.
This super-fine felt tip liner is perfect for detail work or creating skinny wings. It’s great for the beginner who still needs to figure out her preferred thickness and makes precise line work a breeze.