5 Natural Alternatives To Eyeliner With Multiple Color Choices

5 Natural Alternatives To Eyeliner With Multiple Color Choices

Did your eyeliner pencil just ditch you at the very last moment? Worry not, just learn to make these 5 natural alternatives to eyeliner and continue with your day.

Highlighting eyes is a crucial part of makeup but applying different shades of chemical-based products on eyes regularly can also irritate the skin. With these natural DIY eyeliners, you can keep eye hazards at bay.

Homemade eyeliners are underrated and considered hefty to make. But once you learn to prepare it, you’ll say that it is as easy as ABC. The best part about DIY eyeliners is that they don’t harm your skin as chemical-based cosmetics. Plus to that, these can be made without spending a fortune.

Natural Alternatives To Eyeliner

Here are 5 natural alternatives to eyeliner that will make you party ready in a few minutes:

#1. DIY Evergreen Black Eyeliner

Black colored eyeliner is iconic and versatile. So why not begin with that? To prepare your homemade black eyeliner you’ll need two ingredients:

  • activated charcoal capsules- 2 or 3
  • coconut oil- 2 drops (or as required)
  • small metal tin container- for storing


  • First, break the capsules and pour the content into a bowl.
  • Then add the coconut oil into the bowl and mix it nicely. You can also replace coconut oil with jojoba oil or almond oil.
  • When the mixture reaches the accurate consistency of eyeliner, transfer it into a small metal tin container.

Alternatives To Eyeliner

Now you can ace any look with a jet black rich in color eyeliner. Apply it to your eyes with a sleek eyeliner brush. You can purchase activated charcoal capsules from any medical store. 


In case, you don’t have charcoal capsules available on time, you can use a few almonds. For this, you’ll need:

  • almond- 1 or 2
  • lighter- 1
  • a pair of tweezers
  • butter knife- 1
  • coconut/almond oil- 2 to 3 drops 


  • To begin with, hold an almond with the tweezers and bring it over a bowl.
  • Now using a lighter, burn the almond. Rotate the tweezers if needed. Remember that you need not burn it down completely, only a part of it. 
  • When the almond turns black, scrape the black portion and collect its residues into the bowl. Ensure that you only scrape off the burnt skin and not the white part.
  • Mix it up with coconut oil or almond oil until the desired consistency is achieved and use it on your eyes.

This will give your eyes a thick black coat with a glossy finish.

#2. DIY Subtle Brown Eyeliner

If you’re in the mood to opt for minimal eye makeup, brown eyeliner will be a perfect choice for you. So quickly grab:

  • cocoa powder- 2 to 3 tsp
  • coconut/almond oil- 2 to 3 drops
  • small metal tin container- for storing


Alternatives To Eyeliner

Mix cocoa powder and coconut oil or almond oil in a bowl. Achieve the desired consistency and store the created eyeliner in a metallic container of small size. This makes a perfect natural alternative for eyeliner in the true sense.

#3. DIY Burgundy Hues Eyeliner

Wish to define your eyes with the beauty of burgundy shade? Then this is one of the best alternatives to liquid eyeliner. Well this time, we’ll pick a vegetable. You guessed it right- beetroot!

DIY Eyeliner

  • beetroot- ½ nos
  • a muslin cloth
  • aloe vera gel- 2 tbsp (or required as per consistency)
  • small metal tin container- for storing


  • For making this natural burgundy DIY eyeliner, you first need to grate the beetroot to get its threads.
  • Take a muslin cloth and put the grated beetroot into it and collect beetroot juice in a separate bowl.
  • Mix aloe vera juice into it to make a thick paste.

Your burgundy alternative to eyeliner is ready to use.

#4. DIY Nice Green Eyeliner

For defining the shape of your eyes in beautiful natural greens, you can use moringa powder. It is safe to be applied on the skin and will give you a natural green texture. So basically, you need:

  • moringa powder- 2 or 3 tsp
  • coconut/almond oil- 1 or 2 drops
  • small metal tin container- for storing


  • Put the ingredients in a bowl.
  • Rotate your hands and give the mixture a nice mix until you obtain the right consistency.

DIY Eyeliner

This sheeny green paste is the best natural DIY eyeliner for attending environment-related meetings or seminars. 

#5. DIY Elegant Purple Eyeliner

To beat the Monday blues, you can uplift your mood with this natural purple alternative to eyeliner. So quickly collect:

  • Blueberries- 2 to 3 nos
  • Aloe vera gel- 2 tbsp (or required as per consistency)
  • small metal tin container- for storing


  • Mash two to three nos of blueberries in a bowl. Or else, take a cup of blueberries and grind them in a juicer to obtain the juice.
  • Add aloe vera gel into the juice and mix the two.

Alternatives To Eyeliner

Now all you need to do is, pick your eyeliner brush and give your eyes the desired shape.. Make sure to store this mixture in a cool place away from sunlight.

Important Points

  1. People who are allergic to any of the products/ingredients mentioned above must not use them.
  2. Use aloe vera gel directly from its plant (after dissipating the yellow fluid).

Final Thoughts

Eye makeup is something that must be done correctly to attain the perfect diva look. But heavy use of chemical-infused can always ruin the delicate skin around the eyes. That’s why many people try but struggle to get the perfect shades for eyes with natural things. The above article has mentioned the five best natural alternatives to eyeliner that can fetch the desired tone for your eyes.

Do mention in the comment section which one you loved the most.