Review: Neutrogena Nourishing Eyeliner in Spiced Chocolate

Until I tried this eyeliner, I think the last spiced chocolate I had was this one.

Which one do I love more? Keep reading to find out.





It claims to wear all day.

Is this true?

We shall see…………

It’s a twist up, slim pencil.



It applies fairly smoothly. I didn’t experience much tugging or dragging with this.


It’s a soft chocolate brown. It’s more milk chocolate than dark chocolate.

There is a subtle shimmer in this. It’s very faint, however. I think it does add a little sparkle without appearing too glittery.

So how did I like it?

It lasted on me for about 4 hours without much fading. By hour cuatro, I could see a bit of wear. By hour cinco, I could see it fading more than I liked.

I didn’t have any allergy issues or any problems with shimmer in my eye. I also didn’t really need to sharpen this as the fine point was fine enough for me to apply it to my upper and lower lashlines.

Pros: Good texture, no tugging on skin, decent color pay off,  easy to use applicator.
Cons: Only lasts 4 hours.

Grade: B+

I think my oily lids had a hand in the shortening of the wear time. If you have normal-dry lids, this might last longer than you.

I wish it did last longer on me because I do like the soft effect of brown eyeliner on my tan skin. It’s softer than black, and it’s a more subtle eye makeup look for the summer. I think I will keep this and set it with brown eyeshadow.

Overall, it’s not a bad drugstore choice. If you’re in need of a brown eyeliner, this one is worth looking at.


About themakeuptrain

Beauty/product junkie hiding behind the title of certified makeup artist (that's the excuse I use for my makeup addiction). I am a human pet to two cats, a full time college student majoring in Cultural Anthropology and an organic food enthusiast (read: organic food freak) who cooks, bakes, and has not burned down the kitchen (I'm waiting for it). New York has put up with all of this thus far, so here is where I reside. I can be reached for comments, questions, complaints, and incoherent babbling at:
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7 Responses to Review: Neutrogena Nourishing Eyeliner in Spiced Chocolate

  1. Sounds alright, if only it wore a little better.

  2. Natalye says:

    I wish it lasted longer and was darker. Thanks for the review!

  3. planetbeauties says:

    It is not as pigmented as i like my eye liners to be 😦

  4. Too bad the wear time isn’t so great. It really is a pretty shimmery brown.

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