Lakme Eyeconic Kajal In Blue: Swatches & Review

by Assistant Editor on January 6, 2014

in Eye Products, Eyeliner, Lakme, Reviews

Lakme Eyeconic Kajal Blue (3) Lakme Eyeconic Kajal In Blue: Swatches & Review

I love hoarding color eye pencils a lot – but recently I had completely stopped using them not realizing why – on my eyes everyday was the Lakme Eyeconic Black. One day a  friend asked why I don’t wear my colored liners any more when I realised it is all due to my absolute crazy love for the eyeconic black . I haven’t ever found an eye kohl which didn’t smudge or budge on my oily lids or my waterline. I mentioned to her – If Lakme came up with colored pencils in the same quality – I would buy them in a heartbeat – and maybe that will make me reinvent my love for colored eye liners. So the day I saw the eyeconic white post and heard about them launching 4 other colors I went to the store to get them. I was going to buy all of them except white – but I thought I will try out one before I bought the rest. So, I bought the Lakme Eyeconic kohl in Blue.

Product Claims:

  • 10 hr No Smudge
  • Waterproof
  • Dermatologically Tested

It is not as great as the Eyeconic black – the texture is the same but pigmentation wise it could have been bluer. I need to layer it on my eyes 2-3 times to get good color payoff. Also it looks almost black from the distance. It definitely smudges (refer pic where I have rubbed it with my fingers) – it vanishes from my waterline in 4-5 hours and lightens from my lids quite a bit time.

Lakme Eyeconic Kajal Blue (1)Lakme Eyeconic Kajal Blue (4)Lakme Eyeconic Kajal Blue (2)


  1. Reasonable Price
  2. Nice texture – can be layered on without puling or tugging lids


  1. Doesn’t stay 10 hours – definitely fades in half the time
  2. Color payoff isn’t as good as I would like, requires layering which however makes it look more black on my lids.
  3. The color itself is not too appealing- i would have wanted a mre vibrant blue!

Rating: B

Price: 250 INR

Will I repurchase? I don’t think this color but I might get the other colors just to try.

Overall recommendation: Lakme Eyeconic Blue is a far cousin of the LAkme Eyeconic Black. Though similar in packaging & texture, it doesn’t stay put like the black for hours. Also, I would definitely have wanted a better looking blue color.

This was a Guest Review By Swastika (Normal to Oily skin, NC 40).

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Gowthami January 6, 2014 at 10:55 am

Oh that’s bad!! I tried White and brown colors, they are just gorgeous …
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Krithi January 6, 2014 at 10:56 am

i dont like d color :(
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Marathi Weddings January 6, 2014 at 11:30 am

One of my VOV coloured eye pencils stay on my oily lids. Give it a try.
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swastika January 6, 2014 at 5:21 pm

I will try that next time I need a blue pencil. Thanks :)


Xuvious January 6, 2014 at 11:48 am

I don’t like the colour of this one but I’m tempted to get the white one!
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swastika January 6, 2014 at 5:20 pm

I have the Maybelline white which i use rarely – so dint get the white one – but that looked much better in the shop you know!


Manasi January 6, 2014 at 12:42 pm

I didnt like the color :(
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supria January 6, 2014 at 1:57 pm

I really like the watch shown in the picture ;) yet to try the eyeconic range
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swastika January 6, 2014 at 5:19 pm

Thanks Supria:)


Clothes and Creativity January 6, 2014 at 3:19 pm

The colour looks less like blue and more like gray!
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swastika January 6, 2014 at 5:18 pm

The lighting makes it look a little more dull – it is little more intense than the pic


Meghana January 6, 2014 at 4:50 pm

the swatch does not look very intense in color. :(
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swastika January 6, 2014 at 5:17 pm

Not my best pic – the color is slightly better than the swatch


Blushnblossom January 6, 2014 at 5:43 pm

Love the brown and white one…..try this one at store…. and I think color is slightly intense than the swatch……. by the way love your watch….. :)
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Lisha January 6, 2014 at 6:05 pm

Blue is definitely my least favorite from the range! Loving white and grey. nicely reviewed sweets!
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Arzoo January 6, 2014 at 6:40 pm

Blue doesn’t look much good from all the colors range in Lakme but I’ve ordered all the colors will have to bear this one too.
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Harine January 6, 2014 at 7:27 pm
Heena January 6, 2014 at 7:27 pm

I Brought The Grey and White n Totally Loved Them! Sad This is Not Upto The Mark
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Bonny January 6, 2014 at 7:33 pm

You are right. No doubt there are better looking blues in the market.


Jyoti January 6, 2014 at 11:21 pm

Color isn’t that good :( gonna skip it :(
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Bhuvana January 6, 2014 at 11:40 pm

I liked the brown one. This color was in purchase . Thank god :)
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Mayuri January 7, 2014 at 12:56 am

this shade is not flattering :( will skip it.. thanks for the review dear :)
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Vipra S January 7, 2014 at 10:20 am

Nicely reviewed :) .. It didn’t turned out as expected :( .. I recently bought all the shades – Fingers Crossed ;)


redity January 7, 2014 at 10:28 am

That Blue looks kind of dirty, not good color I would want, I’ll pass this one.
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Jhilmil D Saha January 7, 2014 at 5:31 pm

Can skip this one I guess
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Swati January 7, 2014 at 7:45 pm

I thought it would be a brighter blue… will skip this one but I have my eyes on the brown! :)
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Amani Zaara January 8, 2014 at 10:56 pm

Thnx for the review . I was looking for this one.. But will skip this now.
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ayushi jain April 23, 2014 at 4:42 pm

i too used blue.highly unsatisfied.i prefer chambor blue kajal.its amazing.


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