10 Best Eyeliner of 2021 to set your eyes on

10 Best Eyeliner of 2021 to set your eyes on

October 19th, 2021 | by

For nights that turn into days, for puffy eyes that need to turn up to work, for the extra edge before you turn up to a disc – there’s one universal saviour – and if you ladies unanimously said “eye liner!” before we could even finish, then you are 100% right! 

Not that you need an extra black line on your eye to slay through the day, but someone (or thing) having your back never hurt anyone, right? 

So here’s our list of the top 10 hard working eyeliners of 2021 that we’re sure will make their way to your make-up bag:

1. Faces Canada Ultime Pro Intense Gel Kajal

As simple as drawing on paper, this pencil liner will definitely bring out the artist in you. Simply because of how easy it is to apply this, you’re bound to get creative with your lines every day! Matte, super well-pigmented, this liner also has a smudger side to quickly turn those tamed lines into smokey eyes! Quite a catch, this 2-in-1 multitasker!


The key ingredient in this liner is candelilla wax which ensures a smooth, put-together product as well as a smooth, put-together look!

2. Sugar Cosmetics Eye Warned You So

Sugar Cosmetics make sure that their efforts are divided equally behind making their products and keeping their names cool. Sugar’s Eyes Warned You So is the perfect eyeliner to test out your painting skills! The sleek brush takes out just the perfect amount of gel from the bottle of liner and makes sure your lash lines are bordered just enough to make your eyes stand out. 


This super pigmented, smudge-proof liner is available in four beautiful shades of brown, blue, mint green and black – and we bet you won’t stop at one! 

3. Revlon ColorStay One-Stroke Defining Eyeliner

If multitasking is what sets you apart from most, why not have products that match your personality? Revlon basically decided to make life easier for us all and created the perfect pencil that caters to both our upper and lower lash lines! The ColorStay liner promises definition in one stroke on both your lash lines and doubles up as a super efficient, well-pigmented liner. Getting that perfect straight line has never felt easier! 


This Revlon eyeliner is made out of wax and avoids mineral oils in its making. Meaning – a smudge-proof, well-defined line on your eye for as long as you want it to stay. 

4. Inglot AMC Matte Eyeliner Gel

You win some, you lose some, right? The Inglot AMC Matte Eyeliner is a professionals favourite and an all time go-to for most makeup artists. Although this 5.5 grams tub of matte, smudge-proof eyeliner doesn’t come with a brush, it promises a stay for as long as you don’t take it off your eyes. 


The tub is available in almost 27 shades, including some beautiful glitter ones, as well, so you can have a shade of eyeliner for all your moods! 

5. Maybelline New York Colossal Bold Liquid Eyeliner

One stroke for 24 hours sounds too good to be true? Well, not anymore! Maybelline’s New York Colossal Bold Liquid Eyeliner promises a day-long smudge-proof, water-proof formula for adding a beautiful definition to your eye. Perfect for daily use, this eyeliner is going to be in your cart forever because of how affordable it is! 


The Maybelline New York Colossal Bold Liquid Liner comes with a long handle and a tip applicator to make your eyeliner struggles vanish and leave you with nothing but a stunning deep, dark border on your lid!

6. Lakme Eyeconic Fine Tip EyeLiner Pen

If you can’t go days without an eyeliner but have to spend your nights on eyecare, this one’s for you: Lakme’s Eyeconic Fine Tip EyeLiner Pen is dermatologically tested to protect your eye and repeatedly proven to up your makeup game! This long-lasting pen comes with a guarantee for a bold finish and an oath of being waterproof. 


This eyeliner comes in both fine and block tips so you never have to make any extra efforts to go from slim to absolutely glam! 

7. Lotus Herbals Opulence Botanical Eye Liner

Did you also think Lotus was a skincare brand? Well, it is! And that’s exactly what they are doing with their botanical liner – caring for your eyelid skin! This waterproof eyeliner is richly induced with vitamin E, thanks to its hero ingredient – almond oil. Lotus has thoughtfully designed this eyeliner with camphor to leave your eyes feeling cool and ensure smudge-proof, flake-free lined eyes!


The Lotus Herbals Opulence Botanical Eye Liner is 100% fragrance-free, as well! How can you not trust this pen with your eye?!

8. Wet n Wild Color Icon Kohl liner Pencil

If eye pencils are your way to roll, then you’re just at the right place! The Wet n Wild Color Icon Kohl Liner Pencil doubles up as the perfect kajal-liner duo to make life and eye makeup an easier endeavour in your life! The smooth texture of the product makes sure it leaves your eyes looking defined with a matte border, in just a single glide. 


This kohl-liner pencil is hyper-pigmented with a convenient nip, i.e., it provides a beautiful and lasting border to your eyes and lots of scope to experiment with those wings!

9. Swisse Beauty Eyeliner Pen

If sketch pens were your favourite stationery as a kid and you couldn’t wait to start using a pen in class, this liner was pretty much made for you! The super handy pen-design of this liner makes our entire eyeliner process a real cakewalk! The Swisse pencil is waterproof and transfer proof, so rub your eyes when sleepy, or let loose those tears of joy all you want – this liner won’t budge! 


The design of the pen helps define the eye precisely, making your eyes pop and jaws drop at just one look! 

10. Colorbar Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner

Waterproof, liquid and cruelty-free, we did save the best for the last! This Colorbar eyeliner is dermatologically and ophthalmologically tested to ensure that your lensed eyes feel no irritation, no matter how long you wear this eyeliner for. Its felt-tip applicator makes sure your lid-lines are super slim and well-defined. 


This product is paraben-free, cruelty-free, smudge-free, waterproof and basically everything you want in an eyeliner wrapped up in one! 


Well, those were our top 10 eyeliners for the year 2021. With the festive season no more than a week away, we know none of your looks would be complete without a little extra drama going on over your eyelids! So here’s our simple suggestion – get your hands on these beautiful liners already!

Vasudha Sodhani