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Can Your Eyeliner Handle The Heat? 15 Waterproof Liners That WON'T Budge

  • Can Your Eyeliner Handle The Heat? 15 Waterproof Liners That WON'T Budge
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    Chantecaille Waterproof Eye Liner ($26)

    The easy-to-blend pencils deliver a full day's worth of intense, smudge-resistant pigment.

     

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    Dior Waterproof Crayon Eyeliner ($29)

    Even for a beauty beginner, Dior's super-soft Waterproof Crayon Eyeliner is a breeze to apply.

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    Kevin Aucoin The Precision Liquid Liner ($34)

    Though pricey, we love this felt-tip, fast-drying liquid liner for a crisp cat eye.

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    MAC Powerpoint Eye Pencil ($16)

    An industry favorite, MAC's enduring pencils come in slightly shimmery and matte finishes.

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    Make Up For Ever Aqua Eyes ($19)

    The show-off of the bunch, Make Up For Ever's Aqua Eyes pencils were tested under water for five hours to perfect their durability, and are available in a dazzling palette of colors.

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    NYC Waterproof Eyeliner Pencil ($4)

    At four bucks a pop, these smudge-proof pencils are worth snagging in every color (especially blue, plum, and teal). They offer just the slightest amount of sheen and look particularly pretty under your lash line.

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    Revlon Color Stay Creme Gel Eyeliner ($10)

    With the included brush applicator, you can effortlessly create as thin or dramatic a line as you want. Opt for the Rio Blue shade in honor of the World Cup this summer.

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    Rimmel Exaggerate Waterproof Eye Definer ($6)

    For highlighting your waterline, Rimmel's waterproof eye definer offers intense pigment that stays put thanks to a dryer texture. Try it in Emerald Sparkle, a bold but elegant green.

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    Sephora Retractable Waterproof Eyeliner ($13)

    These no-fuss pencils have an easy-glide texture that blends well and never smears. The self-sharpening feature is a plus, too!

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    Smashbox Jet Set Waterproof Eye Liner ($22)

    The waterproof cream-gel formula is as smooth as mousse, but won't budge until you take it off with remover.

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    Stila Stay All Day Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner ($20)

    The felt-tip marker pen is precise, easy to apply, and delivers solid pigment. We love the pretty mermaid-like hues of turquoise, cobalt, indigo, and periwinkle.

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    Trish McEvoy Intense Gel Eye Liner ($28)

    This long-wear gel pencil goes on the inner and outer eyes seamlessly, and comes with both a complimentary sharpener for defining and a built-in sponge for softening.

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    Urban Decay 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil ($20)

    This creamy cult classic pencil glides on—and won't glide off when the temperatures rise. Bonus: it comes in a host of playful, vibrant colors.

     

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    Milani Infinite Liquid Eyeliner ($7)

    If you're looking for a budget buy that packs a punch, this seven dollar drugstore liquid liner achieves a silky-smooth finish in rich tones.

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    Estée Lauder Double Wear Zero Smudge Liquid Eyeliner ($24)

    As the name would imply, this smudge-proof liquid eyeliner works like a charm, even in sweltering weather.

     

    What’s your favorite waterproof liner? Sound off in the comments!

Melted eyeliner? It's basically the opposite of chic, to put it mildly. But don't worry--we've found the best waterproof options around that are sure to stay put, rain or shine. 

Click through for the best, editor-approved waterproof liners on the market!

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