$18.00/0.34 oz. – $52.94 Per Ounce
The system is a cream product that’s alleged 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 observe: the Foil end contains plastic, or PET, glitter, which is technically not thought of eye protected by way of FDA).
The key takeaway with this system is that they actually do imply “fast drying” — it’s each a professional and a con, however it’s a must to work shortly and effectively when utilizing this product on the pores and skin the place one may wish to diffuse, unfold, or mix out edges. While 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 somewhat 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. Attempts to mix them out after they set typically resulted within the product lifting off the pores and skin. They are additionally, sometimes, fairly pigmented, so one ought to train warning when making use of to cheeks initially. I discovered that a number of the extra sparkly shades have been sheerer.
The consistency was skinny, light-weight, and a runnier cream, which meant that it was simple to squeeze out extra product than desired from the tube for the uninitiated. After a couple of makes use of, I used to be in a position to dial within the stress I wanted to squeeze out the product and was constantly in a position to get what I wanted from there.
Depending 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 consequence, fingertips or artificial brushes can be the first instruments. I discovered that I typically most well-liked to place somewhat product on the again of my hand after which used both my fingertips (for extra all-over utility) or a brush (for extra exact or opaque utility). For precision and ease of use (as my fingertips are somewhat massive in comparison with my eye measurement), I appreciated fluffy, artificial brushes to diffuse the sides or sheer out the product.
Some of the Foil shades particularly tended to somewhat thicker and tackier when utilized, and I wasn’t all the time in a position to maneuver them evenly. They appeared to work higher as an accent, like on the interior tear duct or on the center of the lid.
The majority 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 obtained somewhat drier from carrying a number of of those shades for a number of days in a row.
They utilized lots 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 pace, I appreciated utilizing a fingertip. The majority of the shades utilized evenly, did not emphasize my lip texture/lip traces, and have been comfy 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. Despite having extra of a liquid lipstick sort of dry down, it nonetheless felt lighter-weight and was versatile, which is what made it extra comfy to put on. I did not see marks left on my glass, and so they simply lasted by way of 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 utility is commonly sheerer, relatively than full protection, making use of the extra pigmented shades to cheeks took some getting used it as one has to work shortly and begin with means lower than you want. I most well-liked utilizing extra feathery, duo-fiber brushes for actually vivid shades to diffuse and apply product on cheeks higher, however fingertips labored for getting an preliminary placement after which a clear brush was pretty for the mixing portion.
The put on time on cheeks was comparable with eyes (so round 10 hours of excellent put on).
Editor’s observe: I do not know why I did not make this connection beforehand (in some unspecified time in the future, 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 would by no means, ever evaluate (based mostly on the quantity of different merchandise I’ve within the queue), so whereas I examined every shade for utility, pigmentation, longevity, and many others. 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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