Makeup Must – Haves: Best Gel Eyeliner Brands in India


Best Gel Eyeliner Brands in India

If you’re looking for the best gel eyeliner brands, it’s highly likely that you are a regular makeup user. What makes gel eyeliners such a great buy for your makeup kit is its consistency. The pigment is richer than those of pencil eyeliners, while the formula is thicker, making it much more easier to apply than liquid eyeliners.  There are also gel pencil eyeliners for those who need a firm grip. To help you sort the best from the rest we have sifted through everything in the aisles out there to bring you the best gel eyeliner brands in India.

This post will help you with answers to:

  • What are the types of gel eyeliners available?
  • Is gel eyeliner better than liquid?
  • what are the best gel eyeliner brands in India to buy?
  • What is the best gel eyeliner brush?
  • What type of eyeliner is easiest to apply?



Types Of Gel Eyeliner   

Gel eyeliners come in two kinds: gel pot eyeliners and gel pencil eyeliners. Here the benefits and disadvantages for both.

Benefits of Gel Eyeliners
Gel Pot Eyeliner Gel Pencil Eyeliner
  • Smudge-free.
  • Best to draw wing or cat eyeliners.
  • The colour intensity and thickness is buildable with the help of the brush.
  • Easy to use.
  • Great for daily use
  • It’s waterproof eyeliner and stays for a long time
  • Can be used on the waterline
Disadvantages of Gel Eyeliners
Gel Pot Eyeliner Gel Pencil Eyeliner
  • Dry really quickly.
  • Hard to remove any mistakes.
  • Tugs on the skin.
  • Need a brush to apply this.
  • Hard to get defined and sharp look.
  • Need to sharpen the pencil often.
  • Dull finish.


Are you a pro at applying eyeliner? Then you must read our post on the BEST LIQUID EYELINER BRANDS  in India to buy.

Best Gel Eyeliner Colours for 2018

Gel pot eyeliners are available in only one colour; if you like all things black, this is the best eyeliner for you! If you like pops of colour, gel eye pencil come in a variety of colours. The trending eyeliner gel pencil colours of 2018 to try are gold, blue, green, copper, and olive.



Need some style ideas for coloured eyeliners? Browse through our post on COLOURED EYELINER LOOKS and try a few!

Best Gel Eyeliner Brands In India (With Price)

There are many eyeliner brands available in India but the popular brands are Maybelline, Lakme, Mac, L’Oreal, Colorbar, NYX, and Revlon. When it comes to gel eyeliners, the options are not very vast but these brands have come up with different variants of waterproof gel eyeliner. We have listed all the best gel eyeliners ranging from affordable to expensive for every type of user. Also, we have included all the colour options other than the basic black. If you happen to be a gel eyeliner aficionado, the following lists are the options to choose from and to make it more informative, we have also mentioned gel eyeliner prices. Scroll down to read more about it.

Maybelline Gel Eyeliner


If you swear by this brand, Maybelline has got your back as they have a variety of colour options. Maybelline gel eyeliner pencils are one of the bestselling products in India. If you are not a fan of gel eyeliner pencils, you can certainly choose Maybelline eye gel which comes in the pot or Maybelline long lasting drama gel eyeliner. The below lists are consists of the hottest Maybelline gel eyeliners.

Gel Eyeliner Type Eyeliner Name Available Colours Maybelline Gel eyeliner Price
Maybelline Lasting Drama Gel Eyeliner (Gel Pot) Maybelline Eye Studio Lasting Drama Gel Eyeliner Black Rs. 525
Maybelline Drama Gel Eyeliner (Gel Eyeliner Pencil) Maybelline Lasting Drama Waterproof Gel Eyeliner Silken Turquoise, Polished Amethyst, Lustrous Sapphire, Glazed Toffee, Sleek Onyx, Smooth Charcoal, Glossy Emerald, Soft Nude, Striking Copper Rs. 470
Maybelline Gel Eyeliner ( Pencil) Maybelline Gigi Hadid Gel Eyeliner Black Rs. 350


M.A.C Gel Eyeliner


M.A.C is no doubt everyone’s favourite high-end makeup brand and they have these following gel eyeliner options. As it is a high-end product, it is advisable to go through the M.A.C gel eyeliner review before purchasing. It will help you have a better idea of the product.  

Gel Eyeliner Type Eyeliner Name Available Colours M.A.C Gel Eyeliner Price
M.A.C Gel Eyeliner (pot) M.A.C Pro Longwear Fluidline Gel Eyeliner Navy Blue, Deep Smoked Violet, Shimmering Dirty Taupe, Deep Deep Brown, Deep Dark Flat Brown, Deep Ocean Blue, Intense Black, Soft Black, Deep Metal Grey Rs. 1450
M.A.C Gel Eyeliner (Pencil) M.A.C Rebeleyes Gel Eyeliner Black Rs. 1950


L’Oreal Gel Eyeliner


One of the most popular brand L’Oreal has both gel pot eyeliners and eyeliner pencil. Followings are the options of L’Oreal eyeliner gel with prices.

Gel Eyeliner Type Eyeliner Name Available Colours L’Oreal Gel Eyeliner Price
L’Oreal Gel Eyeliner (pot) L’Oreal Paris Super Liner Gel Intenza 36H Black          Rs. 800
L’Oreal Gel Eyeliner (Pencil) L’Oreal Paris Infallible Gel Crayon Eyeliner Turquoise Vibe, Rest in Kaki, Plum Avenue, Back to Black, Golden Femme, Super Cooper, True Teal, Blue, Grey Fever, Browny Crush, Baby Pearl Pink   Rs. 550


NYX Gel Eyeliner


Another famous brand in the beauty industry, NYX has two types of gel liners. Though their colour options are limited to a few basic colours. So if you don’t want to experiment with many colours, opt for NYX’s gel eyeliners.

Gel Eyeliner Type Eyeliner Name Available Colours NYX Gel Eyeliner Price
NYX Gel Eyeliner (pot) NYX Professional Makeup Gel Eyeliner and Smudger Charlotte, Scarlett, Danielle, Betty Black Rs. 925
NYX Gel Eyeliner (Pencil) NYX Professional Makeup Tres Jolie Gel Eyeliner Brown, Black Rs. 975


Lakme Gel Eyeliner


Lakme is ruling the beauty industry for a long time and the option is very limited. They have only one option in Gel eyeliner which is affordable enough for everyone.

Gel Eyeliner Type Eyeliner Name Available Colours Lakme Gel Eyeliner Price
Lakme Gel Eyeliner (pot) Lakme 9 to 5 Gel Kajal Black Rs. 400


Revlon Gel Eyeliner


Revlon might not have a variety of gel eyeliners but their pot gel eyeliners are affordable and great in quality.

Gel Eyeliner Type Eyeliner Name Available Colours Revlon Gel Eyeliner Price
Revlon Gel Eyeliner (pot) Revlon Colorstay Cream Gel Eyeliner Black, Brown, Plum Prune Rs. 500


Colorbar Gel Eyeliner


Colorbar also has both the pot and pencil gel eyeliners along with different colours. Below are the available Colorbar gel eyeliners in India.

Gel Eyeliner Type Eyeliner Name Available Colours Colorbar Gel Eyeliner Price
Colorbar Gel Eyeliner (pot) Colorbar All Day Waterproof Gel Eyeliner Pure Black Rs. 850
Colorbar Gel Eyeliner (Pencil) Colorbar I-Glide Eye Pencil Sterling Silver, Blackout, Blue Topaz, Jaded Rs. 550


Looking for more eyeliner options? Read ours post on the BEST EYELINER BRANDS in India (with prices!).


Last Words on Buying the Best Gel Eyeliner Brands

Buying the best gel eyeliner for yourself can get a little tricky, and you may have one or two doubts. We’ve tried answering some of the common questions on gel eyeliners.

#1. Is gel eyeliner better than liquid?

This depends on how good you are at makeup. If you are new to makeup, you will find gel pot eyeliners easy to use since the formula is thick and easy to apply.

#2. What is the best gel eyeliner brush?

Some of best gel eyeliners brush brands include Sephora and M.A.C.. In the middle price range, you can try Real Techniques, Kryolan, and Pac. Vega and Wet ‘n’ Wild are good budget options.

#3. What type of eyeliner is easiest to apply?

While pencil eyeliners are great for makeup beginners, gel eyeliners are easy to apply once you have some practice with eye pencils. Gel liners have a richer and darker pigment as compared to pencil eyeliners.

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