$18.00/0.34 oz. – $52.94 Per Ounce
The formulation is a cream product that’s purported to be “extremely pigmented,” “smudge proof,” “waterproof, and “fast drying.” They’re multi-purpose merchandise that can be utilized on the eyes, lips, and cheeks (although notice: the Foil end contains plastic, or PET, glitter, which is technically not thought-about eye secure by way of FDA).
The important thing takeaway with this formulation is that they actually do imply “fast drying” — it’s each a professional and a con, however it’s important to work rapidly and effectively when utilizing this product on the pores and skin the place one would possibly wish to diffuse, unfold, or mix out edges. Whereas the model is consumer-friendly, this product is especially favored by make-up artists, and I did really feel like there was a studying curve with them.
Some shades dry a little bit quicker than others, and as soon as they dry down, they’re fairly smudge proof as marketed, so they do not wish to be moved. Makes an attempt to mix them out after they set typically resulted within the product lifting off the pores and skin. They’re additionally, sometimes, fairly pigmented, so one ought to train warning when making use of to cheeks initially. I discovered that among the extra sparkly shades have been sheerer.
The consistency was skinny, light-weight, and a runnier cream, which meant that it was straightforward to squeeze out extra product than desired from the tube for the uninitiated. After a couple of makes use of, I used to be capable of dial within the strain I wanted to squeeze out the product and was persistently capable of get what I wanted from there.
Relying on the depth of the shade relative to your pores and skin tone and whether or not you wished a sheerer or extra opaque finish end result, fingertips or artificial brushes could be the first instruments. I discovered that I typically most popular to place a little bit product on the again of my hand after which used both my fingertips (for extra all-over software) or a brush (for extra exact or opaque software). For precision and ease of use (as my fingertips are a little bit massive in comparison with my eye dimension), I appreciated fluffy, artificial brushes to diffuse the sides or sheer out the product.
Among the Foil shades specifically tended to a little bit thicker and tackier when utilized, and I wasn’t at all times capable of maneuver them evenly. They appeared to work higher as an accent, like on the inside tear duct or on the center of the lid.
Nearly all of shades have been very pigmented, pretty blendable, and long-wearing, whereas most shades lasted 10 hours with out fading, creasing, or flaking. I did really feel like my eyelids bought a little bit drier from carrying a number of of those shades for a number of days in a row.
They utilized quite a bit higher to lips than I anticipated, as I typically discover that multi-purpose merchandise do effectively on one or two areas however hardly ever all of them. The product utilized effectively with a fingertip or a lip brush, although for velocity, I appreciated utilizing a fingertip. Nearly all of the shades utilized evenly, did not emphasize my lip texture/lip traces, and have been snug sufficient to put on.
The dry down was noticeable, however the product had gentle tackiness, although I did not have points with the colour carry up. Regardless of having extra of a liquid lipstick type of dry down, it nonetheless felt lighter-weight and was versatile, which is what made it extra snug to put on. I did not see marks left on my glass, and so they simply lasted via a cup of espresso. Most shades appeared to put on for six hours or longer on me.
The extra sparkly shades with much less opacity tended to be least even and felt tackier, and if I pressed and rubbed my lips collectively, it appeared like some product moved a bit.
As cheek software tends to be sheerer, relatively than full protection, making use of the extra pigmented shades to cheeks took some getting used it as one has to work rapidly and begin with manner lower than you want. I most popular utilizing my fingertips for making use of the merchandise as a blush or highlighter, as the heat helped to provide me a barely longer working time, nevertheless it was additionally extra forgiving and simpler to sheer out/unfold quickly.
The wear and tear time on cheeks was comparable with eyes (so round 10 hours of fine put on).
Editor’s notice: I do not know why I did not make this connection beforehand (sooner or later, I used to be conscious they have been multi-use), as I purchased these as cream eyeshadows for evaluate. If I had to return and do swatches of every shade on cheeks and lips, I’d by no means, ever evaluate (based mostly on the amount of different merchandise I’ve within the queue), so whereas I examined every shade for software, pigmentation, longevity, and so forth. for all three functions, you’ll solely discover a pores and skin swatch.
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Isododecane, Cyclopentasiloxane, Isononyl Isononanate, C30-45 Alkyl Methicone, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Silver, Silica, Cyclopentasiloxane (and) Disteardimonium Hectorite (and) Propylene Carbonate, Dimethicone, PARAFFIN, Tocopheryl Acetate, Mica, Phenoxyethanol,Titanium Dioxide CI 77891, Iron oxidesCI77491, Ultramarines CI 77007, CI 77742, Iron oxidesCI77494
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