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Get a Freezing Point of Eyeliner

Sometimes I feel my gripes with eyeliner would be better argued by Goldilocks. This eye pencil's too thin, that one's too smudgy, and the other breaks too easily. So although I understand all the fine (and not so fine) points of this product, I've got a quick solution to one war I wage weekly.

Picture a dull eyeliner tip twisting and turning in a sharpener but, before it gets sharp, it breaks. Well, fear not, there's an easy out: pop the pencil in the freezer for five minutes tops. This allows the tip to firm up and reduces the melting or crumbling in your sharpener. No more short pencils, no more long face, everyone's happy.

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3light3phoenix3 3light3phoenix3 7 years
ooh lala tis a must try =)
3light3phoenix3 3light3phoenix3 7 years
ooh lala tis a must try =)
Tech Tech 7 years
Great tip! I spend $$ on my Sue Devitt pencils (the only ones soft enough for me), but they break off so easily in the sharpener that it's a waste.
ThePerfectScore ThePerfectScore 7 years
Yeah I've been doing this for years...
xmarlysx xmarlysx 7 years
This is very useful... I'm always fighting with my 24/7's
emalove emalove 7 years
I'm a liquid liner girl!
Allytta Allytta 7 years
niiiice :) i never thought of that. my lovely pencil always breaks before it's sharp... it's just a waste.
Allytta Allytta 7 years
niiiice :) i never thought of that. my lovely pencil always breaks before it's sharp... it's just a waste.
beautifulmel beautifulmel 7 years
Thank you for this tip!!
beautifulmel beautifulmel 7 years
Thank you for this tip!!
aimeeb aimeeb 7 years
Thank you for this tip! I don't wear eyeliner much but this helps with my lip liner woes.
mandaleebee mandaleebee 7 years
Great idea! I hate sharpening my eye pencils - they break and then its such a waste while I try to sharpen it back!
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