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This is my latest (and fav) routine:
I line my top lash line with Fluidline (I have two as of right now, Blitz N Glitz and Rich Ground) and line the lower line with a kohl power or softsparkle pencil. IE Yesterday I wore some dark blue and silver combo eyeshadows, lined the upper lashes with Blitz and Glitz and lined the lower with Mystery Kohl Power–<3!!!

I find my pencils seem to pull my top lash line a lot, so I’ve found I prefer doing the Fluidline for easier application and then the pencil on the lower as it doesn’t pull skin there. Hope that made sense!

Hmm.. I actually use both. I used MAC Liquid Eye Liner in the past to line my upper lashline, but it just didn’t work for me. After an hour or two, I would end up with racoon eyes =( So I tried MAC Fluidline. I love it because it stays put, but I wanted the intensity of a liquid liner. I’m afraid to try MAC Liquidlast liners because the brush is soooo skinny. Anyhow, I recently bought Style Styli Liquid e/l and OMG, I’m in love. I bought it because it was on sale (50% off, woo!!) and it stays on forever AND gives me that bold color I like! This is definitely my HG e/l. Oh and I also use Technakohl to line my bottom waterline. =)

fluidline is the only liner that will not smudge, water resistant and washes off with soap and water. i would love to use pencils but they always dissappear after a few minutes or takes forever to wash off. even if i use makeup remover, they always hide under my lower lashes.

you’re right. i wish they would make the colors stronger, like the colored ones, if they only had a pay off like the liquidlast, that would be THE perfect liquid liner for me. i swear i would buy every single color. but this is the only one that doesn’t smudge on me and is easy to remove.

Neither! Gel eyeliner is the way to go 😉
But if I had to choose, I’d go with liquid eyeliner.
Pencil eyeliner always seems to smudge on me and it’s not as intense as liquid eyeliner imo.

I ADORE the look of liquid liner, but pencil looks better on me and is easier to pull of the smokey eye.
I can’t pull off liquid application either. Of course I haven’t tried since I was 14, maybe I should try it again.
I love eyeliner!

Always always always pencil on my lower lash line, its easy to apply and I can always get it how I want it. I never use liquid on my lower lash line as it irritates my eyes and I end up a watery mess

I’ll usually put liquid along the top of my upper lashes if I want something dramatic or I’m doing a smokey eye. Otherwise I’d do a bit of pencil on the outer edges of my upper lashes if I want it a bit messy and smudged

If I have time to get ready, I’ll use liquid. But I find it’s quite unforgiving if you mess up and often have to start all over and remove all of your eye makeup, so If I’m in a hurry I’ll use pencil. I find that liquid is more responsive an does exactly what you want (unless you slip, then its a huge mess haha) and won’t fade-but it is also more difficult to remove!

Hmmm. Liquidlast liners are my favorite for their color impact, but I only wear them if I have time to correct a potential Ooops!. Then fluidline, so easy to put on. Pencils are easiest but I don’t have enough to make a definate verdict.

Liquid liners all the way. The only eyeliner pencil I liked was made by Deluxe Beauty and now that’s it’s not available, I no longer use pencils.

Since there are so many wonderful gel liners available – MAC (Macroviolet/Dipdown), Stila (Jade/Bronze Shimmer), BB (Cobalt/Black Plum) and Clinique (True Black/Black Honey) are my favorites – I don’t need to try out pencils anymore. And now that I am addicted to tightlining, I will stick with liquid liner for a long, long time!

Actually, it’s applying eye liner to the roots of the eyelashes of the upper lid, instead of applying above the lashes on the lid. I first found out about this after reading a Laura Mercier interview. It’s very easy to do with gel liner and a straight eye liner brush. Just make sure that the liner used is waterproof or it could get really messy!

this is a loaded question LOL!
I like cream on the bottom (Stays put really well) Liquid on top (easiest for me to apply in a hurry on top) and i like lining my upper and lower waterlines with pencil.
Usually i skip the pencil and just use the cream on bottom and liquid on top but lately i’ve been adding in the pencil.
By the way i totally hate the uppity fluidline that i thought i’d love:( When i try to line my upper lid with it i get streaks. Lower waterline makes my eyes look nice and big but if it accidentally gets on my lashes it looks untidy and mascara wont cover it 🙁 Also i only did the waterline twice with it – dunno how safe it is to put metallics there hm…

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