Tag: Estee Lauder swatches

Estee Lauder Pure Color Five Color EyeShadow Palette Topaz Mosaic Review and Swatches

This is a palette from Estee Lauder’s Spring 2012 makeup collection called Topaz Mosaic which I’ve got as a Birthday present from a friend.

This is actually a really nice  warm toned palette for creating every day looks. It originally caught my attention because these are not the most boring neutrals.

You get five shades inside:

  • light matte yellow in the centre
  • two champagne shades, one is warmer and with glitter
  • warm metallic orange
  • warm reddish brown which is

Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place ShadowCreme in Precious Jade and Silver Leaf Review and Swatches

I LOVE cream eye shadows and I can never have enough!  I’ve realized that I never wrote about the Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place ShadowCreme eye shadows which I got a long time ago, although I promised to. So here we go!

First of all I have to say that I really love that EL has  a lot of different shades so everyone can pick something according to their taste.  So I’ve picked up 2 shades:  light green and silvery-grey.

This is how the design looks like:

The shadows I’ve picked are called Precious Jade and Silver Leaf (I am afraid it was a LE). I have to say that both colours are really beautiful.  This is how is how they look like in the jar.

I like these shadows as well as I like everything from the Double Wear series from Estee Lauder (review and swatches of the foundation). Although these are not my most favourite cream eye shadows, they are great!

The shades are beautiful and the pigmentation is nice and you get the same shade on your eye lids as the one in the jar. Also you get a lot of

Guest Post: Estee Lauder Swatches

the new and old version of the shadows

Fot those of you who don’t know  – I really like Marlena from Makeup Geek and I was surprised when she asked me if I would like to be a Makeup Geek contributor, so I was happy to agree. And you can see my first post about Estee Lauder shadows that I have here.

Be sure that you subscribe to Makeup Geek because it’s a great website and Marlena is a talanted make-up artist  and a very lovely person.

7 Beautiful Grey/Silver Eye Shadows Swatches

Today I want to show you  7 grey/silver/pewter eye shadows that I really like.

Some of them: Illamasqua , ArtDeco and Estee Lauder on the photo

So I will show you how those 7 shadows look swatched. This post is not really a review, just some swatches. But I already reviewed some of the products from this post and there is a link to the review if  I have one!

I’ve also tried to choose different textures: cream shadows, powder shadows and even loose pigment.

The products that I’ve chosen are:

1. Rouge Bunny Rouge Loose Glitter Pigment Fire Drops in Night Wind Sailing, iridescent metallic pewter. You can get yours  for £ 24 at zuneta.

2. ArtDeco #605 eye shadows, metallic silvery grey. You can read a detailed review here.

3. Urban Decay eye shadows  in Gunmetal, gunmetal grey with silver glitter.

4. Urban Decay eye shadows in S&M, bright metallic silver

5. Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place ShadowCreme in