If your loyalties lie strongly with the black and brown eye liner that you have been faithfully wearing since you were in high school, allow us to jolt you out of your beauty rut. Colourful, playful eye liners and pencils have slowly taken over our world and what better way to welcome summer than with rainbow-hued eye liners!

Gone are the days when colourful liners conjured up images from the disco-fuelled 90s. The formulas now are pigmented, smooth and easy to use, and look hella grown-up!

Green glamour
 

Green glamour

Ever thought that a green eye pencil can be used to create a smokey eye? Use the Kareena Kapoor Khan Lakmé Absolute Eye Definer in Jade to cover your upper eye lid and give your audience a smoke show!

A twist of teal
 

A twist of teal

Another interesting way to use colourful eye pencils is to line your waterline with them. Use the Lakmé 9to5 Naturale Gel Eye Liner in Aqua Blue to tightline and finish with loads of mascara!

Red radical
 

Red radical

Use a red or burgundy eye pencil like Lakmé 9to5 Naturale Gel Eye Liner in Plum Red to draw a cat eye around your eye for this gorgeous look.

Bling out blue
 

Bling out blue

How mesmerising is this all out smokey eye with electric blue? Use the Kareena Kapoor Khan Lakmé Absolute Eye Definer in Cobalt to create this intense look which is sure to make heads turn!

Copper steals
 

Copper steals

We cannot get over how delicious this simple look is. All you need is a coppery eye pencil like Kareena Kapoor Khan Lakmé Absolute Eye Definer in Copper and you can line your upper and lower lash line with it and smudge it out to create this soft, diffused look.

Pro tip: Copper eye pencils are also great for highlighting the inner corner!

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