Tag: Chanel rouge noir

Chanel Illusion D’Ombre Long Wear Luminous Eye Shadows Review and Swatches

I know that it is all about the new Chanel eye shadows now but I still want to share my love for the  Illusion D’Ombre Long Wear Luminous Eye Shadows.

I have two shades: 857 Rouge Noir and 83 Illusoire. While it took me forever to get the Rouge Noir, as it was always sold out everywhere back in the days, Illusoire was a present from a friend but I love it a lot, too. And since I have a bronze shade in a Stylo format (147 Caroube), I have  all the colours I need/use.

Both colours are incredibly beautiful and complex, you can get a sheer wash of colour with a

Chanel Rouge Noir Absolument Makeup Collection for Christmas 2015

Is it me or Chanel collections are getting hotter and hotter? Their Autumnal release was one of the best among other seasonal collections. But their Christmas 2015 makeup collection  Rouge Noir Absolument is just out-of-this-world-gorgeous!

Look at those dark berry shades! It doesn’t get better than this.

The thing is that I am already wearing a dark lipstick (Clarins Royal Plum) and dark nail polish, otherwise, I’d feel the urge to do so…

Chanel Rouge Noir Absolument Makeup Collection for Christmas 2015 promo

My personal favourite products from the collection have to be: Rouge Allure in Rouge Noir (black red),  Le Vernis in Rouge Allure (black red) and Illusion D’Ombre in Rouge Noir (shimmering black red). Can I have all three products, please? And maybe the Rouge Noir eye pencil and a blush, too?

Chanel Rouge Noir Absolument Makeup Collection for Christmas 2015 products

What else is in this collection?

Chanel Eclats du Soir de Chanel Makeup Collection for Christmas 2012

Eclats du Soir de Chanel has to be my favourite Chanel  makeup collection of this  year. It is actually  Peter Philips’ reinterpretation of the  “rouge noir” which he enriched  with gold and bronze  to make it festive.

The lipstick and the nail polish look fantastic!

The products from the collection are:


REGARD SIGNĒ DE CHANEL (£43) Harmonie du Soir, deep golden bronze, a plum red, smoky taupe and pink.

OMBRES CONTRASTES DUO (£30) Nuit-Claire, black/ iridescent beige

ILLUSION D’OMBRE (£23) Apparence, shimmering bronzed gold



JOUES CONTRASTE  (£31) Star Dust, pink with iridescent gold

POUDRE UNIVERSELLE LIBRE (£34) Rêverie, radiant beige with