Eyeko Line & Shine Duo Colour Pencils & Graffiti Eyeliner Pen Review

Love eye pencils and love liquid eyeliners. So I was pleased to test out these Eyeko Line & Shine pencils and the Graffiti Eyeliner pen.

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The Eyeko Line & Shine Duo Colour Pencils are chunky style, with a matte pencil on one side and a shiny glitter pencil on the other side.

There’s three variations and I got two – the blue and the purple. Needless to say I fell madly in love with the blue!

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These pencils are extremely soft and creamy – no complaints there. However this means they will crease and they did smudge a little on me with my madly watery eyes.

I would still pick soft and creamy over hard and scratchy though – I can’t do anything with a hard pencil.

Super Star (purple):

Matte side is a true royal purple – like a dairy milk box!:

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(sorry blurry pic – thats what a lack of carbs does to you)

Other side is a plum:

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Pop Star (blue) - the matte side is a hot electric blue! love it:

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Other side – more of a denim blue I think:

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Swatches:

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Verdict:

I think these pencils are absolutely lovely, because I am a sucker for a pencil thats creamy and soft, and comes off easily on my waterline.
However, its not a last all day eyeliner at all, so bear this in mind especially if you want to wear it out clubbing etc – you may need primer, or even some powder shadow on top to set it.

NOW!

The graffiti eye liner pen:

I adore liquid eyeliners, even more than I love gel liners and am quite good at getting a flick, provided that the liner is in pen form!

Seriously – its the easiest thing for me, as long as I have the Lancome Art Liner Pen or the Shu Uemura Liquid Eyeliner Pen.

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The Eyeko Felt Tip pen is similar to the many many Japanese non refillable liquid eyeliner pens in terms of concept but what I noticed is that the applicator is literally, like a Berol felt tip.

Therefore it wasn’t as easy as it could have been – a loose tip, something with a bit of give would have given me more room to manoeuvre.

Instead it drags a little bit – however, I found that pressing down on the tip loosened and softened it, making it easier to use.

Swatch:

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No complaints about the lasting power, drying time and pigmentation – all good. I know there will be a lot of teenagers out there doing Amy Winehouse flicks with this pen…probably.

The Shine and Line Pencils are £4 each, the Graffiti Eyeliner Pen is £5. All worth investigating!

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