Chanel Swing Eyeshadow

Chanel Swing Eyeshadow ($29.50 for 0.05 oz.) is medium-dark, navy blue with lighter blue sparkle over a frosted finish. MAC A Sprinkle of Blues #3 (P, $21.00) is less shimmery, lighter (95% similar). Make Up For Ever D222 Night Blue (P, $21.00) is brighter, better quality (95% similar). Make Up For Ever I218 Indigo Blue (P, $21.00) is less shimmery, lighter (95% similar). Urban Decay Moonshadow (P, $19.00) is lighter (95% similar). MAC Tonight's Temptation #1 (LE, $21.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Inglot #428 (P, $6.00) is less shimmery, darker, warmer (85% similar). Dior Rivage #5 (LE) is less shimmery, lighter, brighter (90% similar). MAC Midnight (LE, $21.00) is more shimmery, more muted (90% similar). Dior Reveuse (271) (LE, $31.00) is warmer (90% similar). MAC Love Cycle #2 (LE, $21.00) is darker, brighter (90% similar). Buxom Bulldog (P, $18.00) is less shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Urban Decay Gamma Ray (P, $20.00) is lighter (90% similar). NARS Dark Rite (P, $24.00) is less shimmery, darker (85% similar). Urban Decay 501 (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery, lighter (85% similar). Too Faced Bluebird (P, $16.00) is darker (85% similar). MAC Lunar (P, $20.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). Colour Pop Kimono (P, $5.00) is lighter (85% similar). Chanel Ocean Light (122) (LE, $32.00) is lighter (80% similar). theBalm Pipeline (LE, $16.00) is lighter, more muted (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Chanel Swing Eyeshadow
Chanel Ombre Essentielle Soft Touch Eyeshadow Swing (116)
C
Product
7
Pigmentation
8
Texture
7
Longevity
7
Application
4
Total
73%

Chanel Melody (98) Illusion d’Ombre Velvet Eyeshadow

Chanel Melody (98) Illusion d’Ombre Velvet Eyeshadow ($36.00 for 0.14 oz.) is a soft, light-medium peach with a hint of pink and a pearly sheen. theBalm Dream Boat (LE, $16.00) is lighter (95% similar). Hello Kitty Apple Pie (LE) is more shimmery (95% similar). Make Up For Ever I524 Pinky Beige (P, $21.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). Colour Pop Party Girl (LE, $5.00) is cooler (90% similar). bareMinerals Enjoy (LE) is darker (90% similar). Cle de Peau Baby Universe #2 (P) is more shimmery (90% similar). Viseart Pont des Arts (P) is more shimmery, warmer (90% similar). Chanel Envol (847) (LE, $32.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). theBalm Stubborn (P, $16.00) is darker (90% similar). NARS Valhalla (P, $25.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). Kat Von D Precious (LE) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty The Lover #2 (LE) is cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay Last Sin (LE, $19.00) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). Dior Ambre Nuit #1 (LE) is warmer (90% similar). theBalm Third Eye Blinded (P, $16.00) is darker (90% similar). MAC Give Me Fire (LE, $16.00) is darker (90% similar). theBalm D2 (LE, $16.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). NYX Girl Talk (P, $6.00) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). Chanel Entrelacs #5 (LE) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). bareMinerals Empress (LE) is lighter (85% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Chanel Melody (98) Illusion d'Ombre Velvet Eyeshadow
Chanel Illusion d’Ombre Velvet Long Wear Luminous Matte Eyeshadow Melody (98)
B
Product
8
Pigmentation
8
Texture
8.5
Longevity
9
Application
5
Total
86%

Chanel Blue Rhythm de Chanel Collection for Fall 2015

Chanel Blue Rhythm de Chanel Collection
Chanel Blue Rhythm de Chanel Collection

Les 4 Ombres ($61.00)

  • Tisse Jazz (244) (Limited Edition)
  • Tisse Smoky (246)

Ombre Essentielle ($29.50)

  • Swing (116)
  • Midnight (118)

Illusion d’Ombre Velvet ($36.00)

  • Melody (98)

Illusion d’Ombre ($36.00)

  • Mysterio (102) (Repromote)

Ligne Graphique de Chanel ($34.00)

  • Dream Blue (60) (Limited Edition)

Cils Scintillants ($32.00)

  • Jazzy Blue

Le Volume de Chanel ($32.00)

  • Blue Night (70)

Le Vernis ($27.00)

  • Vibrato (Limited Edition)
  • Fortissimo (Limited Edition)

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Chanel Entrelacs Eyeshadow Palette

Chanel Entrelacs Les 5 Ombres de Chanel Eyeshadow Palette ($80.00 for 0.21 oz.) is a set of five shades in the neutral category that range from “light to deep, satiny to matte.” They’re very soft, but they turn powdery and seem to apply softer than they appear in the pan. I think the formula is one that needs a base, probably something with some tackiness, if you want more coverage. If you like a very soft, semi-sheer neutral look, then you may enjoy this palette.

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Chanel Entrelacs Les 5 Ombres de Chanel Eyeshadow Palette
Chanel Eyeshadow Palette Entrelacs
D+
Product
7
Pigmentation
6.5
Texture
6.5
Longevity
7
Application
4
Total
69%
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Chanel Beige Star & Chene Rouge Glossimers

Chanel Beige Star (206) Glossimer ($30.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is a pink-tinged beige with warm undertones and a cream finish. It had semi-sheer to semi-opaque color payoff, but there’s a fair amount of translucency so the natural lip color will influence this one a lot. For those with darker natural lip color, this may lighten and brighten to some degree without being particularly noticeable on. It didn’t settle as much as a lot of shades in this family have for me, but there is still some minor settling into my lower lip lines. It wore for three hours and was neither drying nor hydrating. MAC Goodness Gracious (LE, $20.00) is darker (90% similar). MAC Boy Bait (P, $20.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Join the Party (LE, $15.00) is warmer (90% similar). Sephora Perfect Nude (04) (P, $12.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Sweet Persuasion (LE, $20.00) is brighter (90% similar). Urban Decay Rule34 (P, $20.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). MAC Summer Sweetheart (LE, $15.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC On the Scene (LE, $20.00) is lighter (90% similar). Urban Decay Midnight Cowgirl (P, $26.00) is brighter (90% similar). Revlon HD Smoky Topaz (570) (P, $8.99) is more shimmery, lighter, more pigmented (90% similar). Too Faced Naked Dolly (LE) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Chic Supremacy (LE, $15.00) is lighter, more pigmented, cooler (85% similar). MAC Overspiced (LE, $15.00) is more pigmented, warmer (80% similar). Maybelline Nude Illusion (060) (P, $8.99) is more pigmented, warmer (80% similar). MAC Fashion Punch (LE, $15.00) is more shimmery, more pigmented, warmer (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Chanel Fall 2015 Glossimers
Chanel Levres Scintillantes Glossimer Beige Star (206)
C+
Product
7.5
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
7.5
Longevity
7.5
Application
4.5
Total
79%
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Chanel La Bouleversante & Pensive Rouge Allures

Chanel La Bouleversante (51) Rouge Allure Velvet ($36.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a slightly muted, medium red with neutral-to-warm undertones and a satin finish. It had semi-opaque color payoff with a very smooth, thin consistency. The finish had a fair amount of shine–more than “velvet matte” would have as defined by most would be my guess! Though it’s not touted as hydrating, it is supposed to be “non-drying” and long-wearing, but my experience with it was that it was somewhat drying over the five hours it lasted. Something about the consistency made it seem like it didn’t really adhere to my lips that well. MAC Brave Red (LE, $30.00) is darker (95% similar). MAC Steam Heat (LE, $17.00) is more pigmented, better quality (95% similar). Dior Diva (LE, $36.00) is darker (95% similar). NARS Jungle Red (P, $28.00) is lighter (95% similar). MAC Carmine Rouge (LE, $30.00) is brighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Reddy to Go (P, $20.00) is darker (90% similar). NARS Flamenco (DC, $28.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). NARS Mysterious Red (LE, $25.00) is more pigmented, less glossy (90% similar). Bite Beauty Candied Maple (LE, $24.00) is brighter (90% similar). Illamasqua Maneater (P, $24.00) is brighter, more pigmented, less glossy (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Chanel La Bouleversante (51) Rouge Allure Velvet
Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet La Bouleversante (51)
C
Product
7
Pigmentation
7.5
Texture
7.5
Longevity
7.5
Application
4.5
Total
76%
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