Liquid liner is a key component to a variety of looks – it can help you craft the perfect cat-eye and can emphasize a smoky eye. However, many women are intimidated by the wonderful product, as it is infamous for being difficult apply.

While kohl liners are known to smudge (that’s part of their appeal!), girls looking for a stay-put liner may want to consider liquid liners, which will stay in place during a night on the town and a nine-hour work day. Applying the long-lasting liquid may seem daunting at first, but with a few expert tips, any woman can pump up their lash line like a pro.