The Easiest Trick to Prevent Eyeliner from Smudging
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The Easiest Trick to Prevent Eyeliner from Smudging

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Look, the perfect cat-eye is hard enough to come by. So we’re not letting anything mess with our winged masterpiece when we finally nail it – including our slippery eyelids. Here’s what we mean.

Next time you decide to go for the Adele special, draw the initial line with an eyeliner pencil first to lay down a nice base. Then, trace over it with a liquid or gel liner. It works because the pencil gives wetter formulas something to grab onto instead of sitting loosely on top of your skin, so your artful cat-eye won’t smudge or transfer to your eye crease the second you blink.

Now for the real question: Where has this trick been all our lives?

 

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