If you have oily eyelids, you know that the right eye makeup can make all the difference. Fortunately, there are plenty of eye makeup for oily skin that will stay on for hours on end without creasing or smudging. Here are some great products for making your eyes look more awake and alive.
Oily Eyelid Cure...I was very hesitant to buy this because the price point is a little excessive for such a small tube but I’ve gone through so many mascaras, I figured “why not”. I have very oily eyelids and often have to wipe the transfer from mascara off which ruins any eye shadow I have on (even some less expensive water proof mascaras have transferred). ...Used this for 2 years, & whenever I try another one (because I'm a salespersons dream & they sucker me into trying something new) I waste money & it's used once- I don't know what's in it but I don't get the annoying smudging on my eyelids by the end of the day-
What it is:
A long-wearing, waterproof mascara that defines, curls, and lengthens lashes without smudging, clumping, or flaking.
What it does:
This buildable formula creates great looks, from natural to dramatic, depending on how many coats are applied. The patented brush coats individual lashes evenly for glorious length and smudge-free wear.
What else you need to know:
This favorite now comes in a sleek chrome tube. It is ophthalmologist tested and safe for contact lens wearers.
At the store, it did good on my hand for no smudges, but it’s a different story on my eyes. I have oily eyelids but have found a few liquid liners that are smudge proof, this is NOT one of them. ...I have had issues with my right eyelid sticking, but I've had that with every eyeliner I've ever used:-/.
What it is:
A long-wearing, waterproof liquid liner enriched with ultra-black pigments for the darkest, most dramatic definition.
What it does:
This waterproof formula dries quickly to prevent smudging and transfer for all-day wear. The Precision felt tip glides comfortably along the lashline without skipping or tugging to create thin, precise lines for sophisticated definition or bold, dramatic lines for the perfect winged eye. It delivers the perfect amount of ultra-black formula in every stroke, making it easy to use for novices and experts alike.
What it is formulated WITHOUT:
What else you need to know:
Hourglass products are 100 percent cruelty-free.
Size: 0.33 oz/ 10 mL·ITEM: 1941277
Color: Sin - subtle pale nude shimmer
I have oily skin, eyelids included. This primer does as promised; it eliminates creasing and makes my eye makeup last all day. ...After 2 or 3 hours, it becomes oily and my eyeshadow goes into my eyelids. But i love it.
What it is: A tinted nude shimmer eyeshadow primer and eye makeup base for vibrant, creaseless color, and long-lasting eyeshadow looks that last up to 24 hours.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is free of parabens. It is also vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.
What Else You Need to Know: This tinted eye primer keeps eyeshadow crease-free and vibrant with a smooth application. The nude eyeshadow base reduces the look of redness and delivers full coverage. Formulated with polymer technology, this beauty essential serves as an eye makeup base for long-lasting eyeshadow and eyeliner.
Not for oily skin!...I have combo skin and it's hard to find eye makeup that won't smudge. I had high hopes for this adorable eyeliner, but unfortunately this was all over my eyelid after 2-3 hours of LA heat despite eye primer and powder....Not for oily eyelids
What it is:
A waterproof, smudge-proof, precise liquid eyeliner for a bold cat eye look that lasts all day.
What it does:
It gives intense, alluring payoff that’s foolproof, thanks to a super skinny felt tip design that deposits an even, steady stream of pigment that lasts for 12 hours.
Size: 0.18 oz/ 5 g·ITEM: 2210524
Color: First Light
This idea really sounded too good to be true but the formula is smooth, kind of a whipped like soft creamy texture, with just the right amount of highlight that gives your eyelids a beautiful shimmer and the best part is that it stays put on your eyelid all day and doesn’t slide around. ...god I wish I loved this product as much as everyone else did but this couldn't stand up to my oily eyelids. The consistency was chalky, uneasy to blend, and although its pigmented, once I started to pat it onto my eyelid, the color sheered tremendously.
What it is: An industry-first cream eyeshadow with SPF 30 to keep your eyes pretty and protected from the sun.
Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily
Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Dark Spots
- Flower Essences: A blend of rose, roman chamomile, jasmine, and sunflower extracts provides antioxidant protection and soothes the delicate eye area.
- Zinc Oxide 20 % and Octisalate 5%: Provide sunscreen protection.
Size: 0.14 oz/ 4 ml·ITEM: 2380731
Color: 5 Continental - gilded olive with gold reflects
I use these on my makeup clients(all types of eyelids) all the time now (weddings, special events) they go on smooth, super sparkly without looking tacky and last all day and night. ...I have used it all over my eyelid and also as an eyeliner and it stays where you apply it and does not crease( I have only used it without primer so far ).
What it is: A one-swipe wonder, this long-lasting liquid eyeshadow features a mix of glitter and pigment for high-impact sparkle and shine that's flake free.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.
What Else You Need to Know: With a stunning opaque finish, this buildable eyeshadow features multi-size glitter particles to add never-before-seen dimension to the lid.
Size: 0.1 oz/ 3 mL·ITEM: 2418705
Color: Nearly Mauve - soft mauve
Works on my super oily eyelids. Please make more shades!!...I apploed a bit to each eyelid and blended out with the stay vulnerable eyeshadow brush. i used my finger to dab off excess colour. i have oily eyelids and this colour stayed on all day
What it is: A weightless, liquid-to-powder eyeshadow that blends seamlessly for a quick, buildable wash of long-lasting, waterproof, crease-resistant color.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, and sulfates SLS & SLES. It is also cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This quick and easy formula goes from liquid to powder in seconds. Velvety-smooth, creamy, and never sticky, it blends and builds easily before setting to a soft, satin finish that lasts all day—no creasing, smudging, fading, transferring, or drying out your skin.
Size: 0.55 ml / 0.019 oz·ITEM: 2486652
Color: Black - matte black
The tip on this pen it’s pretty nice… (I think the tiny filament style brushes (TF) are more resilient but anyway… ) my main problem is this feathers like absolute craziness on my eyelid! I am 39 years old and my eyelids are not that wrinkly, people!!! ...Did not work for older eyelids...It might work better for those with very smooth eyelids and a practiced hand.
What it is: A long-wearing liquid eyeliner with an immediate and rich jet-black color payoff.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Achieve high color payoff and precision in one seamless swipe. The color stays flawless and vibrant without smudging or fading over time, and the formula has a gliding yet firm texture that gives you complete control to create everything from precise lines to bolder, more dramatic looks.
Size: 0.01 oz / 0.52 ml·ITEM: 2553170
Color: 1 Intense black - black
I don’t think it lasts the full 24hr.. I do have oily eyelids so maybe that makes a difference but either way they should not market it as a 24 hr eyeliner if everyone won’t be getting that outcome. ...Such a great liner. I have very oily eyelids and most liners always bleed into my inner corner.
What it is: An easy-to-use, 24 hour, ultra-black, waterproof, and smudge-proof felt-tip liquid eyeliner for classic lines and graphic looks.
What Else You Need to Know: This non-stop ink flow and a flexible felt-tip liquid eyeliner provides the ultimate ease and versatility, from classic lines to graphic looks. It is designed for extreme wear, it is water-, smudge-, and sweat-proof, while also safe for sensitive eyes and contact lens wearers.
Tightlining: smudges on to lashes and all over upper eyelid. Never dried down. This liner also, somehow, smudged and transferred all over UNDER my eyes! ...Watery eyes or oily eyelids ? It’s a no....If you have dry eyes or don’t have any issues with eyeliners specifically for the waterline, definitely get these, but I don’t recommend for oily eyelids or watery eyes.
What it is: A nude-toned eyeliner that provide a bright, wide-eyed effect for the waterline and creates opaque coverage in one gentle swipe without tugging.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens. It is also gluten-free and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This ultra-creamy pencil can be used as cream shadow. It is easy to blend all over your eyes, and once it is set, it won't smudge. This eyeliner is also transfer resistant with up to 10 hours of wear.