There’s no shortage of eyeliners on the market, that’s for sure. I’ve gone through my share and since I’ve already got my own personal faves (Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Liner in Dark Brown, what’s up?), I’m not usually checking for anything new. (OK, that’s a lie, I’m always on the lookout, but never usually swayed.)
But Kat Von D‘s collab with Billie Joe Armstrong — ‘Basket Case’ Anti Precision Eyeliner — is quickly becoming a new favourite. For one, it’s super creamy and glides like a dream. Secondly, the pigment is intense. But the coolest part about the eyeliner (aside from its nostalgic ’90s vibe and perfect ambassador for the product, Billie Joe himself), is that you can smudge, play and diffuse all before it sets, to create that perfect rock-star, I-woke-up-like-this look. And once it dries, it won’t run. Even better, proceeds from the liner go to the ACLU.
You can go beautifully blended:
Or a little messier:
Either way, it’s a winner.
WHO IT’S FOR:
People in search of an easy-to-use black liner, that smudges perfectly and comes with a built-in sharpener.