$18.00/0.34 oz. – $52.94 Per Ounce
The method 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 notice: the Foil end contains plastic, or PET, glitter, which is technically not thought-about eye secure through FDA).
The important thing takeaway with this method 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 need 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 just a little sooner than others, and as soon as they dry down, they’re fairly smudge proof as marketed, so they do not need 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 a few 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 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 needed a sheerer or extra opaque finish outcome, fingertips or artificial brushes could be the first instruments. I discovered that I typically most popular to place just a little 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 just a little giant in comparison with my eye measurement), I appreciated fluffy, artificial brushes to diffuse the perimeters or sheer out the product.
Among the Foil shades particularly tended to just a little thicker and tackier when utilized, and I wasn’t all the time capable of maneuver them evenly. They appeared to work higher as an accent, like on the interior 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 received just a little drier from sporting a number of of those shades for a number of days in a row.
They utilized rather a lot higher to lips than I anticipated, as I typically discover that multi-purpose merchandise do properly on one or two areas however hardly ever all of them. The product utilized properly with a fingertip or a lip brush, although for pace, 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 mild 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 by 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, moderately 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 method lower than you want. I most popular 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 beautiful for the mixing portion.
The wear and tear time on cheeks was comparable with eyes (so round 10 hours of excellent 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 assessment. If I had to return and do swatches of every shade on cheeks and lips, I would by no means, ever assessment (primarily based on the amount of different merchandise I’ve within the queue), so whereas I examined every shade for utility, pigmentation, longevity, and so on. for all three functions, you’ll solely discover a pores and skin swatch.
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Cyclopentasiloxane, Isododecane, Isononyl Isononanate, C30-45 Alkyl Methicone, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Mica, Silica, VP/Hexadecene Copolymer, Paraffin, Dimethicone, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Propylene Carbonate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Phenoxyethanol, (+/-): Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Ultramarines (CI 77007), Crimson 27 Lake (CI 45410), Crimson 6 Lake (CI 15850), Crimson 7 (CI 15850), Yellow 6 Lake (CI 15985), Manganese Violet (CI 77742), Chromium Oxide Inexperienced (CI 77288), Chromium Hydroxide Inexperienced (CI 77289), Blue 1 (CI 42090), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140), Crimson 21 Lake (CI 45380), Silver (CI 77820), Yellow 10 Lake (CI 47005), Crimson 27 (CI 45410).
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