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Why We Love It


Draw attention to those eyes—literally! Take our ultra-slim, NYX Professional Makeup Always Keepin’ It Tight Eyeliner to your tight line or water line to easily open up your eyes. Available in multiple, absolutely essential shades, this retractable tight line pencil serves up a soft, silky finish that won’t budge for the ultimate tight line effect.



For most recent ingredient list, please refer to packaging.

Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Dimethicone, Synthetic Wax, Isodecyl Neopentanoate, Synthetic Candelilla Wax, Dicalcium Phosphate, Phenylpropyldimethylsiloxysilicate, Disiloxane, Cera Microcristallina / Microcrystalline Wax / Cire Microcristalline, Lecithin, Propylene Carbonate, Citric Acid, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Polyhydroxystearic Acid, Tocopherol Ascorbyl Palmitate. MAY CONTAIN / PEUT CONTENIR (+/-): Black 2 (CI 77266), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Ferric Ammonium Ferrocyanide (CI 77510), Manganese Violet (CI 77742), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Mica. <1401>

How To Use It


Apply along the top or bottom waterline to create a tightline effect.


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best tightliner ever This is an excellent tight liner. The color stays all day and it didn't bother my sensitive eyes. There are so many eye liner pencils that I throw away after one use, but this is a keeper. I got navy and now I want to try more colors. I'm happy to find everything NYX here and give more of their excellent products a go.
Date published: 2019-06-06
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Not worth $10 I bought this thinking it was a different liner that I’ve worn before, turns out it was not the same one. Since I needed eyeliner, I decided to try it. This thing is terrible for the waterline, there is barely any color. Also not a fan of how thin it is. This was a waste of money. I wish I could find the one I used to use, that one actually worked. :(
Date published: 2019-03-21
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Excellent for Eyes & For Eyebrow Texture I keep rebuying this item in Nude, I sometimes use it for eyeliner, sometimes to tighten my lips shape, but I mostly use it to create dimension on my eyebrows. You know, when you add color to your brows and they become a block of color? With this, I can add some light strokes to make the brows multi-dimesnional and more realistic. I just love it! The only thing is, I think it is a bit expensive, for the amount of product you get.
Date published: 2019-03-16
Rated 4 out of 5 by from This Glides on easy and color stays in place most of the day. I like the different options of colors to use. Eady to apply.
Date published: 2018-10-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from it is absolutely amazing!!!!! it's affordable and easy to find.... the colour range is so amazing and it feels amazing
Date published: 2018-10-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Never thought I would buy a nude liner. But it’s sooooo goood!! Really completes your eye look.
Date published: 2018-10-02
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very easy to apply eyeliner and thin to create smooth lines with little room for error. The eyeliner glides across the eyelind and doesn’t get stuck during application. Very easy to use and plenty of options to choose from
Date published: 2018-10-02
Rated 3 out of 5 by from I don’t hate or love this eyeliner. It’s affordable and does the job but after a while it smears.
Date published: 2018-10-02
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You used to make a skinny retractable eyeliner, BEL05, that I love and cant find anymore. Is this the closest replacement for that one? I tried the other retractable one you make and I didn't really care for it. Please help. TY.

Asked by: Reeebz
Hi Reeebz! Thank you for inquiring about our Eyeliner! We suggest to try our Always Keepin&rsquo; It Tight Eyeliner, it is a great product that is similar to the Skinny Retractable Eyeliner! This retractable pencil serves up a soft and silky finish that won&rsquo;t budge for the ultimate tightline effect. Thank you!
Answered by: NYX Professional Makeup
Date published: 2019-06-24

Whats the difference between using this to tightline and the retractable liner? Also which is better for humid places?

Asked by: Hwii808
Hi! A retractable liner you do not need a sharpener for, it is twist up. Either are good for humidity. We suggest using a primer before for an even longer lasting application. Perhaps the HD Eye Shadow Base. Check it out here:
Answered by: NYX Professional Makeup
Date published: 2018-09-04

I just use this eyeliner for 2 weeks and someday the product won't come out. I've tried to turn it down and turn it up again but it still won't come out. so what do I do?

Asked by: Louisa12
Hi Louisa12! We are so sorry to hear that our Always Keepin&rsquo; It Tight Eyeliner is sliding back and wont come back up. This is certainly not a normal occurrence. Please give us a call at 1-844-335-3510 (Opt 2.) M-F 9am-5:30pm EST and provide the reference number 04959481. We look forward to hearing from you!
Answered by: NYX Professional Makeup
Date published: 2019-09-04

Is this waterproof?

Asked by: Jramos
Hi Jramos! This product does not claim to be water-proof. Thanks for your question!
Answered by: NYX Professional Makeup
Date published: 2018-02-08
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