Eyeliners For Dark Skin

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for Eyeliners For Dark Skin.

If you're a woman with dark skin, finding the right eyeliner can be tricky. Eyeliners are one of the most important tools in a makeup artist's kit. They're also one of the most versatile tools in your kit. From drawing attention to your eyes to creating a winged eyeliner look, there are many ways to use eyeliner. Here are some of our favorites.

Urban Decay24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil - Born To Run Collection

Size: 0.04 oz/ 1.2 g·ITEM: 2083442

Color: Overdrive - deep green metallic

120 Reviews

$31.00

I currently have three - Demolition (dark neutral brown), Double Life (deep copper metallic), and Underground (taupe shimmer). ...I also used it on my lips and l love it. It compliments my dark skin....GOAT eyeliner! Only liner I've ever worn to a nub!

What it is:
A 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil in three new shades that pair perfectly with Born To Run Eyeshadow Palette’s neutral to smoky and bright to sultry eye looks.

What it does:
Keep the adventurous vibes going with three fun-loving shades of Urban Decay’s 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencil. From a reddish-brown to a dark copper to a deep green metallic, these versatile shades will pair perfectly with any bold eye look you can dream up (each sold separately).

UD’s Born To Run 24/7 Glide-On Eye Pencils are your globe-trotting go-to. These two new shades and one cult-favorite (Lucky) are the perfect complements to any Born To Run eye look.

MAKE UP FOR EVERArtist Color Pencil Longwear Lip Liner

Size: 0.04 / 1.41·ITEM: 2072726

Color: 612 Dimension Dark Brown - Deep Neutral Brown

1.2K Reviews

$32.50

This formula is amazinggggggg, and the dark brown color is the best shade for dark skin women. ...The perfect shade of brown for the dark skin tone. Stays on all day and does not fade.

What it is: A long-wear lip liner that applies effortlessly to shape and enhance lips with a richly pigmented and creamy formula.


Formulation Type: 
Lip Liner


Benefits: Long wearing


Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

CLINIQUEQuickliner™ For Eyes Eyeliner

Size: 0.01 oz/ 0.28 g·ITEM: 557371

Color: Dark Chocolate

1.5K Reviews

$33.00

I also don't like having to sharpen them. This eyeliner is a wonderful eyeliner for beginners. It goes on smoothly and painlessly without having to draw too hard. ...Clinique's eyeliner is great for sensitive eyes, extremely black (perfect for dark skin tones), and doesn't smudge at all/ lasts all day.

What it is:
A silky pencil liner with no sharpening required.

What it does:
This automatic eye liner pencil twists up and glides on to line and define with ease. It smudges to a smooth blur of color with the convenient smudge tool on the opposite end. It needs no sharpening and the silky, transfer-resistant formula is always ready and stays on all day.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens

What else you need to know:
Ophthalmologist tested.

stilaStay All Day® Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner

Size: 0.016 oz/ 0.5 mL·ITEM: 1312719

Color: Dark Brown - chocolate brown

11.6K Reviews

$32.50

This is the ONLY eyeliner that stays all day. The dark brown is also perfect. ...Literally the only eyeliner I can use to get the perfect wing. Better than Kat von d tattoo liner which I tried first (though I suppose it's a matter of preference, this one shows up better on my dark skin.)

What it is:
An easy-application, waterproof liquid liner that stays on all day and night.

What it does:
This easy-glide, quick-dry precision liner stays in place until you say when—no smudges, feathering, or running. The thin, marker-like tip is easy to use, even for the beauty beginner, and delivers any look—from a thin line to a bold, dramatic stroke. It goes on smoothly without skipping, smudging, or pulling, and lasts all day.

ONE/SIZE by Patrick StarrrPoint Made 24-Hour Gel Eyeliner Pencil

Size: 0.04 oz/ 1.2 g·ITEM: 2380749

Color: 1 Bodacious Black - black

188 Reviews

$26.00

Pros: -dark pigment, doesn't have a blue cast like some black eyeliners -sets fast -longlasting in WATERLINE -waterproof Cons: -sets fast so work quickly if you need to smudge...Much better than a UD or Maybelline gel eyeliner. Bold when you put it on a dark skin.

What it is: A 24-hour, waterproof, and ultra-pigmented gel eyeliner that combines the silky texture of a liquid liner with the smudgy texture of kohl.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, 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 an effortless glide, this bold, gel eyeliner pencil features a formula with the perfect amount of blendability to smoke out your eye look before it dries down to its long-wear, up-to-24-hour matte finish.

KulfiUnderlined Kajal Clean Waterproof Long-Wear Eyeliner

Size: .01 oz / 0.3 g·ITEM: 2609253

Color: Purply Pataka - berry

450 Reviews

$27.00

My eyeliner lasts all day and doesn’t smudge under my eyes like it normally does with other eyeliners. ...I was nervous at first because I have dark skin but it looked amazing on my eyes and I love how fun it is!

What it is: An ultra-smooth, waterproof, smudgeproof, drag-proof eyeliner with intense, long-lasting color that doesn't budge.


Highlighted Ingredients:

- Aloe Vera Extract: Ensures a creamy glide and drag-proof application.

- Vitamin E: Moisturizes and acts as a free-radical fighting antioxidant.

HUDA BEAUTYCreamy Kohl Longwear Eye Pencil

Size: 0.012 oz / 0.35 g·ITEM: 2651834

Color: Very Vanta - extreme black

2.9K Reviews

$29.00

It’s also smooth enough to use on the lips. It shows up on my dark skin. It’s a very good product and I recommend. ...If you’re not into super dark eyeliners this one is perfect for an affordable price

What it is: A hybrid "gel-feel" eyeliner pencil delivering maximum color payoff with the creamy glide and precision of a liquid liner and the smudge-ability of a kohl pencil.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This liquid-gel-like eyeliner pencil has a soft melting point, allowing it to glide seamlessly across your eyelids and deliver rich definition. The transfer-proof and waterproof formula comfortably defines your waterlines, enhancing the shape of you

MAC CosmeticsEye Kohl Eyeliner

Size: 0.05 oz/ 1.45 g·ITEM: 2091262

Color: Teddy - intense bronze

37 Reviews

$31.00

The metallic doesn’t shift darker, so it’s more of a true bronze (and not a dark brown with bronze specks). I can use this as an eyeliner, smudge it around for a base color, or do both and get a blended eye look all with this one pencil. ...Favorite go to eyeliner— LOVE!!!...Doesn’t hurt during application- I have sensitive skin and some eyeliners “pull”

What it is:
An eyeliner with rich color and a silky smooth, matte/pearl finish.

What it does:
This soft pencil liner lines, defines, and shades the eyes with rich color and a silky smooth, matte/pearl finish. This product is ophthalmologist-tested, safe for contact lens wearers, and safe for use on the waterline.

Charlotte TilburyFeline Flick Volume 2 Liquid Eyeliner

Size: 0.03 oz/ 1 mL·ITEM: 2310472

Color: Black

78 Reviews

$43.50

This is the best liquid eyeliner I have ever used. It glides on easily and absolutely stays. ...I purchase this eyeliner again and again because it is intensely black compared to other black eyeliners from other brands.

What it is: A super-precise felt-tip applicator for intense-pigment color payoff and long wear—in a innovative design and formula.

What Else You Need to Know: Feline Flick Volume 2 liner helps you achieve Charlotte’s signature feline flick cat-eye look easily with its extra-soft fiber tip that applies like a brush. The color glides on and sets quickly to avoid feathering and smudging and stays on for up to 12 hours—but comes off easily using eye-makeup remover.

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