For those with monolid eyes, applying eyeliner can be a tricky task. However, it is still possible to achieve a beautiful look with monolid eyes. Check out our top picks for monolid eyeliners and see which one works best for you.
Size: 0.084 oz/ 2.5 mL·ITEM: 2100097
Color: Point Black - black
I've tried nearly all the waterproof and/or longlast liquid/gel/pencil liners out there, and hands down this is the ONLY one that'll stay put on my oily, monolid eyes. PROS: -Does. Not. Budge. Smudge/water-PROOF. ...I had a hard time finding a long lasting eyeliner because I have oily monolids. This is the only one that works for me! ...best eyeliner!!
What it is:
A liner that combines long-lasting wear with a non-smudge, non-flake precision line.
What it does:
This rich liquid eye liner combines long-lasting wear with a non-smudge, non-flake precision line. The long-wearing, transfer-resistant, and waterproof formula glides on effortlessly and is applied with its own brush to draw a perfectly defined line.
What else you need to know:
This liner is ophthalmologist tested.
Size: 0.005 oz/ .15g·ITEM: 2575686
Color: Morganite - seashell pink + cream beige
Not sure if it is waterproof but with my monolids and sometimes oily days, this doesn't smudge. ...Really small for the price but I think these are beautiful eyeliners. They also stay all day which is nice!
What it is: A color-shifting, multi-chrome, waterproof micropencil that creates smoldering and graphic lines.
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, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.
What Else You Need to Know: This multi-chromatic pencil transforms colors in different lighting environments.
Size: 0.012 oz/ 0.28 g·ITEM: 1587674
Color: Pitch Black - jet black
Perfect gel eyeliner...I have such a hard time with eyeliners staying put - this one does the job! Love it!...Looooove this eyeliner. I have oily monolids and this stays on for the most part.
What it is:
A 12-hour wear, gel-based pencil eyeliner that delivers pigment-rich color and precise lining.
What it does:
A perfect combination of waxes and emollients imparts intense, super-saturated color that doesn't flake or fade for up to 12 hours of waterproof wear. The silky-soft, creamy texture is lightweight, comfortable, and glides onto lids without tugging or pulling. Its built-in sharpener ensures the most precise application every time.
Size: 0.007 fl oz. / 0.2 mL·ITEM: 2420321
Color: Mad Max Brown
This is surprising as I have a half monolids....one of the best eyeliners...This eyeliner was one of the best eyeliners I’ve ever had!
What it is: A mini award-winning, waterproof liquid eyeliner with tattoo-bold pigment and a precise brush tip that makes it easy to get sharp lines every time.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of mineral oil. It is also vegan and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Shake it up and store it flat for best performance. Long wear, smudge-resistant, waterproof—it’s everything you want your liquid eyeliner to be. The flexible tip hugs your lash line for easy application and total control, so you can create everything from iconic winged liner to bold graphic looks.
Size: .016 oz / 0.5 mL·ITEM: 2053833
Color: Intense Black - jet black
lifesaver for monolids!!!...I have monolids, which makes eyeliner extremely difficult for me, due to the lack of space on my eyelids. ...I have oily monolid eyes and when used with a bunch of priming stuff, this stays on and doesn’t smear.
What it is:
An eyeliner with an ultra-precise, pen-like tip for superior control and accuracy.
What it does:
This is stila's number one-selling waterproof liquid eyeliner formula, now with an even finer, ultra-thin tip that lets you line and define with precise strokes. Stay All Day® Waterproof Liquid Eye Liner - Micro Tip is perfect for filling in the spaces between lashes, quickly and easily making lashes appear fuller. The formula glides on with ease, dries quickly, and won't smudge or runfrom day into night.
What it is formulated WITHOUT:
Fantastic Eyeliner...Wow, LOVE this eyeliner!! Goes on easy peasy!! Have tried a lot of eyeliners and this is the best thus far!! ...I’ve tried many different types of gel pencil liners (including Sephora, Smashbox, Kat Von D) and this one is the winner. I am Asian with monolids and this eyeliner lasts all day, never smudges!
What it is:
A waterproof, gel eyeliner with a tug-free, triple-black pigment.
What it does:
Glide on sharp, black liner looks with this waterproof, smudge-proof gel eyeliner that’s ideal for the delicate lash line and inner rim. Formulated with waxes, the soft, comfort-glide tip applies with the ease of a pencil to the tightline and lash line without pulling or skipping.
Size: 0.03 oz/ 1.1 g·ITEM: 2389534
Color: The Perfect Brown - brown
It also is pretty difficult to blend over an eyeshadow, though it works better over a bare lid. I have an oily monolid so I really didn’t expect this to be so difficult to blend, but it is long lasting....MY NEW HOLY GRAIL EYELINER...One of the creamiest eyeliners I’ve ever used. I highly recommend!
What it is: An extremely pigmented professional eye pencil that creates an intense, long-lasting line that is highly blendable.
Ingredient Callouts: This is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Mario’s dual-ended liner has all you need to create a precise line. The velvety gel-based formula delivers a full-coverage finish in a single swipe. It has incredible grip after it sets but still allows time to blend, layer, and define. For a soft, symmetrical line, use the brush to smudge and blend.
Size: 0.55 ml/ 0.018 fl oz·ITEM: 2203206
Color: Perversion - blackest black
If you have monolids, run, don't walk to get it...I have the worst type of monolids EVER! Trying to find an eyeliner that will not smudge and last all day is similar to when the prince was trying to find Cinderella with the glass slipper. ...Maybe I'm not letting it dry long enough in between layers, but this eyeliner smears onto my eyelid. It's a common problem I have with eyeliners.
What it is: A waterproof, liquid eyeliner for cat-eye perfection in just one stroke.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens. This product is also cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This innovative brush tip lays down semi-matte, blacker-than-black pigment with precise application. The new, ultra-fine, flexible brush tip gives you full control over your shape and flick. Plus, the waterproof formula keeps on going until you say “when.”
Glamnetic Hybrid Liquid Eyeliner !...I really loved the Glamentic Hybrid Liquid Eyeliner. I used Glamnetic's liners for years and I really enjoy that this product. ...Gamechanger for monolids!...This is amazing for someone with monolids! This new packaging is so comfortable to hold too.
What it is: A clear, fast-drying magnetic-adhesive hybrid liner that provides a long-lasting, powerful grip on Glamnetic Magnetic Lashes.
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, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Glamnetic's breakthrough magnetic-adhesive hybrid liner holds lashes securely in place all day and night. Mess-free and easy-to-apply, this invisible, fast-drying latex-free formula has an ultrafine brush that effortlessly glides with precision along the lash line for
It didn’t bleed into the corner of my eye and gunk up like most eyeliners do, so what was cool. The worst part of this eyeliner for me was the fact that it irritated my eyes. ...Best clean eyeliner pencil...One of the best clean pencil eyeliners I've tried. Stays on well, rich color, smooth application, sharpener included.
What it is: A precision gel liner that glides on, blends like a dream, and boasts budge-proof wear.
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, and comes in recyclable packaging.
What Else You Need to Know: Works like a pencil, holds like a gel. This clean eyeliner gives you the flexibility to create a range of looks: blend it out for a smoky effect or subtly hug the lash line.