Since the time of Cleopatra, women (and men) have had an obsession with lined eyes. And to this day, very little has changed. So whether you like a sleek feline flick a la Marilyn Monroe, a strong wing like Amy Winehouse's, or a smoky lived-in look like Kate Moss's, these easy-to-apply liners will do you wonders in a fraction of time. Lo and behold:
Smashbox Limitless Liquid Liner Pen, Beauty Bar
Anyone who has mastered the perfect winged flick would agree that as pretty as a slick precision cat eye looks, application is never an easy task, especially when you're using liquid eyeliner. Luckily, with the help of the tapered pen-like tip of this product, drawing a clean line becomes a whole lot easier.
Wet n Wild MegaEyes Creme Eyeliner, Watsons
Searching for the perfect brush to apply gel liner can be quite a task. Luckily, this paint pot comes with its own angled brush that allows for an easy and clean application.
The Body Shop Smoky 2 in 1 Gel Eyeliner, The Body Shop
With its soft tip brush, tight-lining your eyes close to the waterline makes it a whole lot easier. And not only is this richly pigmented pot good for creating the perfect cat eye, it's also great for filling in your brows!
Bobbi Brown Smokey Kajal Eye Liner, Bobbi Brown
When push comes to shove, nothing beats a good ol' pencil liner that gives you endless possibilities. Whether you’re tight lining the inner rim, drawing on a thick streak on your upper lash line, or diffusing the strokes to create an instant smoky eye, a pencil will always be your best bet.
K-Palette 1 Day Tattoo Real Lasting Eyeliner, Beauty Bar
Drawing the perfect cat eye in a single stroke is made easier with the fine tapered tip of this wand. It's perfect for when you want to keep building up the thickness of the line. Another plus is its staying power!
Clarins Crayon Khol Long-Lasting Eye Pencil, Rustan’s Makati
A sturdy pencil eyeliner is always good to have inside your makeup kit. Not only is it great for playing your eyes up but it can double as brow pencil too when you need to fill in those gaps.
Stila Smudge Stick Waterproof Eyeliner in Stingray, Rustan’s Makati
Just like how we want our men, we want our eyeliner to stick around for the long run, too. A waterproof formula that comes in an easy-to-apply wand is a definite heaven-sent, especially when it glides on smoothly without you having to tug on the ends of your eyes to get that nice and clean line.
This story originally appeared on Stylebible.ph.
* Minor edits have been made by the Candymag.com editors.