Sure, you may have finally mastered the perfect cat-eye after watching countless YouTube tutorials and practicing with a shaky hand, but throw humidity, sweat, and rain into the mix and you have a whole new set of eyeliner struggles.
The key to keeping your cat-eye smudge-free this summer: waterproof eyeliner that holds up through heatwaves, spontaneous pool parties, and getting caught in a mid-July afternoon downpour. Whether you’re loyal to liquid, gel pencils or kohl, we’ve rounded up our favorite eyeliners that won’t budge (seriously).
Keep scrolling for the best waterproof eyeliners to wear this summer.
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1. Chanel Stylo Yeux Waterproof Long-Lasting Eyeliner
Chanel | $33
2. Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil
Urban Decay | $20
3. E.L.F. Waterproof Gel Eyeliner Pencil
E.L.F. | $4
4. Smashbox Always On Gel Liner
Smashbox | $18
5. NYX Professional Makeup Epic Ink Eyeliner
NYX | $8
6. Givenchy Khol Couture Waterproof Eyeliner
Givenchy | $27
7. Estée Lauder Double Wear Infinite Waterproof Eyeliner
Estee Lauder | $24
8. Charlotte Tilbury Rock n Khol Iconic Liquid Eye Pencil
Charlotte Tilbury | $27
9. L'Oreal Paris Telescopic Precision Waterproof Liquid Eyeliner
L'Oreal Paris | $8
10. MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua XL Ink Eye Liner
Make Up For Ever | $24