11 Best Eyebrow Pencils of 2022

Veronica Hope
Jan 13, 2022

Eyebrow pencils are to change your eyebrow shapes to make them more good-looking. You can draw eyebrows you like and get thick eyebrows. Compared with other eyebrow products, eyebrow pencils are more cost-effective. They are portable and easy to sketch the brow. The senior Beauty Writer Melanie Rud said, “Though various eyebrow products are available in the market, eyebrow pencils are not only suitable for novices but also great choices for experienced dressers.”

We’ve learned and collected lots of popular brands such as Anastasia Beverley Hills, Benefit, Hourglass, and Shu Uemura. Each brand provides high-quality products, among which some are the winners of many beauty awards. You can choose the suitable one by knowing about the brand in advance. We hope the following items are helpful for you.

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  • 1. Anastasia Beverly Hills
  • 2. Benefit
  • 3. Hourglass
  • 5. Clé de Peau Beauté
  • 6. EXCEL
  • 7. Shu Uemura
  • 8. M·A·C
  • 9. Dior
  • 10. Chanel

Anastasia Beverly Hills

ANASTASIA BEVERLY HILLS is an American cosmetics company founded in 1997 by Anastasia Soare when she opened her flagship salon in Beverly Hills, which is best known for its eyebrow products. ANASTASIA BEVERLY HILLS started with eyebrow products, and then expended the product line gradually. Moreover, ANASTASIA BEVERLY HILLS makeup products such as eye shadow and contour also have become famous.

Anastasia Beverly Hills eyebrow pencil comes to more than 10 types. In addition to black, brown, and gray, you can find an ideal shade to match the flamboyant hair color. ABH eyebrow pencil targets creating an angular and stylish eyebrow makeup, and has been favored by many celebrities thanks to its high quality. Moreover, you can learn some skills from the Anastasia in Live TV. Anastasia had drew brows for Talk show host Oprah and celebrity Kim Kardashian.

The dual-sided Brow Wiz is one of the best-selling products in Sephora, and it also always has been used by Hollywood professional makeup artists. With a super-fine tip and wax refill, it helps draw the details precisely. The waterproof Brow Wiz is good at melting oils to leave a seamless and long-lasting finish.Brow Definer is a popular item. With a unique and use-friendly shape, it can draw lines and fill-in sparse areas quickly and perfectly.

As a traditional eyebrow pencil, the Perfect Brow also can fill-in sparse areas precisely, and is more durable than retractable pencil. However, the Perfect Brow Pencil is easy to be blunt, so you need a pencil sharpener.

With the development of the times, people pursue a distinctive eyebrow makeup. As a professional and all-round makeup brand, ABH has been highly praised by some authoritative magazines, such as Elle, Glamour, Allure. And consumers are always impressed by its high-quality products.

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"Benefit" was founded by Jane Ford in 1976. Jane Ford and her twin sister Jean Ford opened a boutique in the San Francisco Bay Area called "The Face Place", and initially selling some self-made skin care products and cosmetics. The products of Benefit have been sold in about 600 counters in 10 countries around the world. Moreover, Benefit, Guerlain, MAKE UP FOR EVER, and Fenty Beauty are all under LVMH Group. Benefit is more suitable for young girls with its cute style.

The 4-in-1 Brow Contour, released at the end of 2018, has been rated as the best eyebrow pencil by Glamour, a British women’s fashion weekly magazine. Just like the clicky pens, you can switch it to get different shades when applying. The 4-in-1 Brow Contour is a multi-tasking brow pencil which helps create most eyebrow makeup finish.

The GOOF PROOF BROW PENCIL, with a 0.34g capacity, can fill-in sparse areas quickly thanks to its non-sharpen “goof-proof” tip. The Precisely, My Brow Eyebrow Pencil only has 0.08g capacity. And with a non-sharpen tip, it is more suitable for people with sophisticated skills. These super-skinny brow pencils is favored by numerous young people due to its shiny appearance and vivid style. The GOOF PROOF BROW PENCIL and the Precisely, My Brow Eyebrow Pencil are available in 6 shades, and also have mini versions.

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Hourglass is a popular American makeup brand, which is always favored by Hollywood actresses and makeup artists. It is one of the most successful brands introduced by Sephora from 2013 to 2014. The founder, Carisa Janes, pays great attention to the use/usage feeling and package design.

The elegant and advanced Hourglass Arch Brow Micro Sculpting Pencil has been rated as the best eyebrow makeup products by authoritative beauty media such as Allure, VOGUE, BAZAAR, NYLON. It offers an extraordinary waterproof ability and staying power. With an ultra-fine tip, it is easy to draw three-dimensional and natural strokes evenly. There are 9 rich and highly-pigmented shades for options, people can choose it according to their hair colors. With a little bit plush spoolie, you can groom the brows into place and blends colors naturally. The well-designed Hourglass Arch Brow Micro Sculpting Pencil has a metallic shell with a golden brand logo, but it may leave fingerprints easily.

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Shiseido is a famous Japanese cosmetics brand founded in 1872, which is loved by many consumers around the world. Shiseido also has become the top-notch and world-renowned brand, and products have been sold in 85 countries worldwide.

The entry-level EYEBROW PENCIL is cost-effective. With a soft tip, it is easy to define lines. It offers a good pigment and staying power, and also can resist sweat. The EYEBROW PENCIL only comes in 4 regular shades, and is worth considering for makeup beginners. However, The EYEBROW PENCIL is without spoolie, and you need to buy an extra sharpener.

Like Excel 3-in-1 eyebrow pencil, the Brow InkTrio integrates brow pencil, powder, spoolie into one, and also only has 4 regular shades.

Compared with Excel 3-in-1 eyebrow pencil, the Brow Ink Trio is only available in 4 shades but without a spoolie. It has a little bit high price, and you can choose it according to your need.

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Clé de Peau Beauté

CPB is the top-notch brand under the Japanese Shiseido Group founded in 1982. CPB has spread to 23 countries and regions around the world till now, and has highly praised by its consumers.

The CPB EYEBROW PENCIL helps leave an attractive and matte makeup finish. You need to draw repeatedly due to its moderate pigment. Moreover,you needn’t sharpen the tip, so it is very convenient. The CPB EYEBROW PENCIL not only can define lines and shade as the same time, but also allow to draw three-dimensional eyebrows with some makeup skills. The CPB EYEBROW PENCIL is a must-have item for both makeup beginners and makeup artists. The retractable CPB EYEBROW PENCIL has moderate hardness refill, and it allows you to draw brows evenly and softly. It offers an excellent waterproof and oil-proof ability, which leaves a makeup finish all day long. The CPB EYEBROW PENCIL sells cartridge and pencil holder separately. And it can be refilled by purchasing a new cartridge, while keeping the pen applicator.

Over the years, CPB has been favored by numerous celebrities, internet-famous makeup influencers, and consumers thanks to its exquisite and unique appearance. Although the price of CPB makeup and skin care products is high.

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Excel is the pioneer of Japanese open-shelf cosmetics, which has launched many makeup products for makeup beginners. Moreover, there are numerous classic products followed by many fans.

Excel3-in-1 eyebrow pencil is the classic eyebrow pencil in Japanese style. As the earliest all-in-one eyebrow pencil, it has ranked first in the Cosme Awards in eyebrow division for three consecutive years (2014 to 2016). The use-friendly brow pencil integrates "pencil, powder, and brush" into one. It allows you to achieve a delicate and three-dimensional finish, which is suitable for people who are always travel and go on a business trip. With a fine and soft refill, it can draw brows evenly. The bulid-in stick is suitable for filling in the sparse areas. The 3-in-1 eyebrow pencil is available in 8 shades with a light hue, and you may look natural even after repeated application. The short and dense spoolie smoothes the brows into place and blends colors naturally. It is recommended to use a primer before brow powder to leave a long-lasting eyebrow makeup.  

Excel 3-in-1 eyebrow pencil has a high repurchase rate thanks to its excellent quality and use feeling.

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Shu Uemura

Shu Uemura is a brand named after its founder a Japanese makeup artist, which was acquired by L'Oréal in 2002. Shu Uemura is the pioneer of fashion theme makeup in the world and is good at expressing advanced concepts by matching colors. Shu Uemura is committed to artistic expression, so it has always held makeup shows or released products with famous artists.

The SHU UEMURA BROW has been very popular since it launched 30 years ago. With a simple shape, it offers a regular function. It is more suitable for people with oily skin, and people with dry skin may not easy to color due to its hard texture. With a unique shape, the SHU UEMURA BROW can leave brows looking naturally fuller without cakey even applying repeatedly. It is also foolproof for makeup beginners. The SHU UEMURA BROW are available in ten shades, and people with different hair colors may find an ideal one here. It should also be noted that the SHU UEMURA BROW doesn’t contain a brush, so you can purchase separately.

With a sharpener in the bottom, you should sharpen the lead every time before use. With a soft refill, the SHU UEMURA BROW can draw and fill-in the brow perfectly, leaving a natural and long-lasting finish.

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MAC is a brand co-founded by professional makeup artist, photographer Frank Toskan, and Frank Angelo who runs a chain of hair salons in Toronto in 1985. MAC was acquired by Estee Lauder Group in 1998. MAC always surprise people for its avant-garde style and bold colors. With rich and diverse shades, MAC eyebrow pencils help create makeup finish in various style.

The soft SHAPE & SHADE BROW TINT integrates liquid brow pen and tinted powder into one. With a decent amount, the ultra-fine liner draws strokes precisely. And it is suitable for people with sophisticated skills. The SHAPE & SHADE BROW TINT offers a higher pigment compared with brow powder. Although the tinted powder has a light hue, it helps create a natural finish.

The BROW SCULPT is suitable for beginners to leave a natural eyebrow finish quickly. With a soft and highly-pigmented refill, it is easy to achieve a neat finish. However, with a weak staying power, people with oily skin may need to touch up after applying.

MAC eye brows are available in 6-9 shades, and it is recommended for makeup beginners to try them on beauty counters before buying.

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Dior is a French luxury brand in the perfume, fashion or makeup industries founded in 1947. Dior adheres to the concept of elegant and gorgeous styles. Although Dior has fewer brow pencil types, it offer rich and highly-pigmented brow products for consumers.

The highly-pigmented traditional eyebrow pencil is soft to touch, which can achieve a matte finish with single application. Dior eyebrow pencil is available in 6 shades, you can choose them according to your needs. The eyebrow pencil also contains a spoolie, and you need to sharpen it carefully with a extra sharpener. Recently, Dior upgraded its package, and the pencil holder changes silver to deep blue.

Available in 6 shades, the use-friendly DIORSHOW BROW STYLER needn’t sharpen. With an ultra-fine refill, it draws strokes precisely to achieve a three-dimensional brows. However, the refill is easy to break. The DIORSHOW BROW STYLER is more waxy compared with eye brow pencil, and you should apply it carefully to avoid smudge.

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Chanel is a French brand founded in 1910, which is a pioneer of the fashion revolution. Chanel represents a unique style that has lasted forever. Elegance, delicacy, luxury and fashion are its values and inner spirit.

The Chanel stylo sourcils waterproof, released in the fall of 2017, is easier to use compared with the crayon sourcils. With a twist-up pencil end and spooley brush end, it is favored by numerous consumers. The soft and waterproof brow pencil achieves a natural and long-lasting finish, and you needn’t touch up repeatedly even playing in the water. Moreover, there are 3-4 shades suitable for daily use.   

Boy de Chanel, the first men's makeup line launched in 2018, helps create a natural makeup look. The CHANEL eyebrow pencil for men is available in 4 shades. With a retractable pencil and spiral brush, the soft and durable eyebrow pencil is easy to apply. The appearance design of Boy de Chanel eyebrow pencil retains the classic minimalism with a low-key color.

The Boy de Chanel eyebrow pencil and regular pencil can be differentiated by its shades and packages.


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Maybelline was founded by chemist T.L.Williams in New York in 1917, and he combined his sister’s name with Vaseline. With colorful packaging, this brand integrates urban fashion and street culture to its concept. Maybelline products have withstood the test of time and is still popular among young generations. The cost-effective Maybelline eyebrow pencils are available in 3-4 shades, which is suitable for makeup beginners.

Maybelline Fashion Brow Duo Shaper is the best selling item. You not only can define and shade with the pencil softly, but also can fill in with the powder. With a spoolie, it helps achieve a natural and three-dimensional finish. Plus, the Fashion Brow Duo Shaper is easy to remove.

The DEFINE&BLEND Brow Pencil and the FASHION BROW ULTRA FLUFFY is designed for achieving a more three-dimensional finish. However, without a spoolie, the FASHION BROW ULTRA FLUFFY is not easy to draw the details. The foolproof DEFINE&BLEND Brow Pencil helps fill in brow evenly thanks to its pre-set spiral brush.

Maybelline released a liquid brow pen, namely, TattooStudio Brow Tint Pen Makeup. The TattooStudio Brow Tint Pen Makeup helps achieve a natural-looking eyebrows. However, it takes some skills to apply. Overall, brow pencil is suitable for people with sparse brows, while powder for those with dense eyebrow. Moreover, eyebrow gel works for most people, which can define and fill in brows easily.

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