Somewhere along the line of filling our make-up bags with setting sprays and highlighters, we seem to have forgotten how great the humble lip liner really is.
A quick scrawl is enough to almost triple the wear of your all-time-favourite lipstick and to plump up your pout without the need for needles, and whether you go nude or opt for something with a little more clout, a perfectly lined lip has the knack of pulling together and polishing every single beauty look.
So, take a leaf out of Kylie Jenner's book and check out ELLE's round-up of the very best lip liners and pencils out there right now.More
You know what we love? A lip liner that comes with its own seriously chic pencil sharpener. Add to that a non-feather formula that applies without crumbling and we're on board.
Bobbi Brown - £17.50
Rodial's XXL liner is essentially a souped up matte lipstick - the difference being it won't make your lips thirsty and it doesn't require constant touch ups throughout the day. Added Hyaluronic Acid expertly smooths out lines, lending lips a plump and pillowy effect.