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12 Inspiring Ways to Wear the Black Eyeliner

Black Eyeliner Can Be Bold, Seductive And Fun. An Inspiring Look at the different ways you can wear black eyeliner and not be boring.


It’s the staple to any makeup look, black eyeliner. Smudged, defined or minimal your look is never complete without the final lick of charcoal. Dating back as far as Cleopatra with the exotic dark hue framing the eyes to the most recent trend, winged eyeliner, that elongates and lifts the eye. Black eyeliner cannot be denied it is an essential product to every woman’s makeup kit. So if your stuck in a black eyeliner rut or if you are just looking to tweek your current everyday look here are 12 black eyeliner designs to get you inspired.

Let’s give you some cool ideas for wearing black eyeliner that will blow your mind completely:


What can be more stylish for everyday eye makeup than a simple winged look? Just apply a beige shadow on your upper eye lids and create smooth wings with a glittery black liner.

Glittery black eyeliner

2. Minimalist

If you want to keep it minimal, opt for this slightly smudged eye makeup with black tight wraparound. Wear ethnic with this to give your look a whole new dimension.

Black eye makeup

3. Bold

These moderately bold eyes are just perfect for a sizzling party look. You must keep your face natural and team up those flicky lines with bright lips to appear absolutely fresh.

Flicky Eyeliner

4. Thin Black Line

Sometimes, only a thin line of black eyeliner can give your eyes a magical makeover. You just need to prime the skin around your eyes and apply the liner carefully along the upper lash lines.


Eyeliner and mascara

5. Classic

How about trying this classic cat eye look on your next date? Keep your eyes purely black and complement them with red hot lips. Stunningly beautiful, no?


Cat eye ook

6. Smokey

Smokey seductive eyes are all in vogue these days. A thick line of a glossy black liner and well-smudged shadow (black, brown or grey) are all you need to flaunt this sultry look.

Makeup for brown eyes


7. Double Winged

Add a twist to your typical winged or cat eye look with this classy double winged style. Wear it with a fresh no-makeup look and nude lips for utmost elegance.

Double Winged Eyes

8. Punk

If you don’t mind experimenting with your eyes, this crazy punk look is certainly going to make you fall in love with it. You also don’t need to apply shadow to the upper eye lids in this style.

Crazy punk look

9. Gothic

Forget that old boring traditional black liner look and try something different like this. Going Gothic can give you a dramatic pair of eyes and make you stand out from crowd easily.

Gothic black liner for eyes


10. Neon

Kick the boring black eyeliner look and amp up the game with some bright contrasting layers. This cat eye makeup has a neon sky blue base layered with a shiny black liner. Gorgeous!

Neon cat eye

11. No Fuss

How can we not love this girl-next-door eye makeup of Deepika? A no-fuss way to add zing to our daily look, we must say.

Eye makeup of Deepika


12. Pastel Hit

Wear your black liner with a pastel shadow like Ginnifer. A statement necklace will complete the look. What say?

Ginnifer eye shadow