A Kajal, which is also known as a Kohl stick, is not just a product. It is an Indian tradition. It is the first makeup product that an Indian girl is introduced to. In ancient times, a Kajal had many ayurvedic and medicinal properties, which were the main reasons for its origin. Beauty was just an added advantage of a Kajal. But now, a Kajal or a Kohl stick is a must have for every teenage girl and woman alike. Read on to find the 10 best Kajals/Kohl sticks.
- MAC Smolder Eye Kohl
This stick is perfect for your waterline. Just one stroke gives a deep black color and it can be built up to give you a really dark pitch black. It does not fade or smudge easily. It is also water resistant. However, it may fade a little after you wash your face and you may have to reapply it as it is not waterproof.
- Bobbi Brown’s Smokey Eye Kajal Liner
The most expensive kajal on our list, Bobbi Brown’s Smokey Eye Kajal Liner is the perfect kajal that you will fall in love with. But it ranks second only because of its price. This kajal is highly pigmented and will give you a bold look after just two swipes. It smudges easily if you want a smoked look. And you will be required to sharpen it only once every 6-7 uses.
- Inglot Kohl Pencil
This kohl stick is amazing and buttery and glides on effortlessly. It does not smudge. If you love thick-rimmed kohl eyes, you will love this. It is highly pigmented and lasts 4-5 hours, after which it may fade a little but does not vanish completely.
- Colorbar Just Smoky Kajal
This kajal will look good both on your upper as well as lower lash line. And once it sets on your eyes, it doesn’t budge. And it takes around 30 seconds to set so if you want to smudge it, you have to be quick. It is also waterproof.
- L’Oreal Paris Magique Kajal
Marketed as the Queen of Kajals, this Kajal was long awaited by a lot of women. This kajal is very affordable and is easily available. The kajal is retractable so there’s no product wastage due to sharpening. The formula is smooth and it is highly pigmented. The product lasts a good 5-6 hours.
- Revlon Photo Ready Kajal
This is a dual ended kajal with an eye brightener on one end. The kajal is well pigmented and glides on smoothly. The finish is matte. The nude brightener is perfect for application on the upper water line to brighten your eyes.
- Maybelline Colossal Kajal
This kajal comes in a cute yellow retractable stick and is perfect for the teenage girl. It lasts long and is smudge proof and waterproof. You can use it on your upper and lower lash lines as well as your upper and lower water lines.
- Lakme Eyeconic Kajal
This is Maybelline Colossal Kajal’s competitor in the market. This is equally good and you will have a tough time choosing between the two. Both are very affordable and easily available. So just buy both 😀
- Rimmel Scandaleyes Waterproof Kohl Kajal Liner
- Faces Longwear Eye Pencil