Tag: metallic eye shadows
Let me introduce you to my [current] favourite eye shadow palette. This was a gift from one of my girlfriends a while ago, and I have been using it ever since.
You get a great selection of shades in this palette from matte nudes to gorgeous and fun metallics. I wore every single shade numerous times, and they all can be toned down or played up. And the quality is exceptional, all shades are pigmented, butter-smooth, silky and easy to blend.
The mattes are never chalky and the glittery shades are refined and exquisite.
Basically, this palette is very inspiring, you just look at it, and want to try different shades and play with it. And I don’t remember when was the last time I could be bothered to apply more than two shades on my eye lids. Not anymore. I love layering mattes with metallics on top especially.
The shades are:
I am happy to see that Illamasqua‘s new collection looks like one of their first releases with original shades of makeup and stunning promo images created by Alex Box.
The collection is called Earth, and I love the tribal vibes of the photos.
The products are:
Nomadic palette, £34
Four matte and metallic eye shadows: Loam (a deep earth green), Terra (an earth clay red), Solitude (a poetic grey) and Gravity (a glazy grey).
Glamore Lipstick (£20) in Kin, sophisticated burnished, satin finish
Pure Pigment Powder (£17) which is a
When it comes to more affordable brands, ArtDeco is one of my favourites, and I always try to check out their new releases when I am near their counter. Here is a preview of the summer 2014 makeup collection – Jungle Fever.
Below you can see a trio beauty box and Bronzing Glow Blusher Queen Of The Jungle. You actually get three shimmering shades in one compact: coral, soft fuchsia and rosewood. You can use them individually or mix together.
There are eight new Art Couture Eye Shadow to choose from: 27 sugar pearl, 12 earthy-brown, 20 golden earth 83 sweet violet; 49 gold green, 32 green jungle 61 jungle river and 73 blue stream.
ArtDeco say that the texture combines the best features of a powder, baked, cream and liquid eye shadow. “The delicate texture becomes a
Stila Spring 2014 makeup collection is truly amazing, there are quite a few innovative products. Plus the brand added so many colours and shades to their line that there is something for pretty much everyone.
I am adding several shades of their new eye liners to my wish list, especially cranberry really intrigues me. Plus the base for shimmer and glitter eye products sounds promising!
Deep Fuchsia (matte cranberry), Deep Burgundy (matte black plum), Spice (matte mahogany brown), Damsel (blackish brown), Midnight Blue (matte deep navy), Mint Julep (matte pale pastel green), Canary (matte lemon yellow), Alpine (matte pure white).
Metallic Peach – soft peach shimmer, Metallic Gilded Gold – golden bronze luster, Metallic Jade – golden emerald green, Metallic Violet – glistening violet shimmer (shown below) and also Metallic Golden Pink – pink with golden shimmer, Metallic Rose Quartz – soft pink with silver sheen, Metallic Pixie Dust – irridescent white gold, Metallic Lilac – soft lilac luster
Here is a preview of the new collections from the luxury brands byTerry and Sisley.
Never underestimate the importance of well groomed eye brows!With the new collection from byTerry, it is so much easier to achieve the desirable effect.
Graphism collection includes: Eye Brow Liners (€26) in N°1 Blonde and N°2 Brown and Eye Brow mascaras (€28) in N°1 – Highlight Blonde, N°2 – Medium Ash, N°3 – Sheer Auburn and N°4 – Dark Brown.
As for Sisley,