Gel eyeliner is the look of a liquid with the control of a gel. Take your time applying the finest or heaviest line, the gel doesn’t dry as fast as the liquid. There are plenty of colors available in the gel formula. Imagine the possibilities, the traditional smoky eye look requires a heavy upper and lower eyelid line. Good eyeliner extension is also required, that means where the line ends on the outside corner of the eye.
Gel eyeliner is also very long wearing. That means you can put it on in the morning and it will still be there at “Happy Hour”. Gel eyeliner gives a woman the ability to apply the thinnest white line just on top of the thinnest black line.
Gel eyeliner gives a woman a fabulous opportunity to match her clothing with her eyeliner. It’s a little more difficult to match eye pencils. Gel eyeliners make establishing a signature look ,time and cost effective.
Gel Eyeliner Application Tips
- Invest in small medium and large eyeliner brushes
- Apply a small amount with the intention of applying a thin line then build up to a thicker line. Gel gives you more control and you can work with it longer than liquid liner
- Use a moist q-tip to smooth the lines if necessary
- Start making the line from the inside corner out
Gel eyeliners in many different colors is definitely a must have. Just eyeliner, lip gloss and eyebrow makeup can give you a pulled together look in five minutes or less.
Gel eyeliners are long lasting but easily removed. Use a gentle eye makeup if you are a contact lens wearer. Make sure any eye product is ophthalmology tested. Most makeup products designed to be worn around the eye or lip contains antibiotics.