Chanel Rouge Noir Illusion d’Ombre Eyeshadow

Chanel Rouge Noir (857) Illusion d’Ombre Eyeshadow ($30.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is described as a “black red.” It’s a muted, dark plum with warmer undertones and fine gold and purple shimmer. Burberry Mulberry (24) (P, $29.00) is warmer (95% similar). MAC Fabulous Three #3 (LE) is lighter (95% similar). Too Faced Pop (P, $16.00) is warmer (95% similar). Make Up For Ever I834 Grape (P, $21.00) is lighter (95% similar). Dior House of Pinks #5 (LE) is less shimmery, darker (95% similar). Anastasia Aubergine (P, $12.00) is lighter (95% similar). Cle de Peau Stellar Gaze #4 (P) is lighter (95% similar). Smashbox Cabernet (LE) is less shimmery, darker, more muted (90% similar). Stila Garnet (P) is warmer (90% similar). Tarte Show Plum Love (LE) is darker (90% similar). MAC Rare Find (LE, $21.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Stila Plum (LE) is less shimmery (90% similar). Too Faced Jammin' (LE, $16.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). Kat Von D Wonderland (LE) is darker (90% similar). MAC Rich Core (P, $20.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). Stila Deep Plum (LE) is darker (90% similar). MAC Universal Appeal (LE, $21.00) is lighter (90% similar). Chanel Signe Particulier #3 (LE) is darker (85% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Enchanted #4 (LE) is less shimmery, darker (85% similar). Anastasia Pose (P, $12.00) is cooler (85% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Chanel Rouge Noir (857) Illusion d'Ombre Eyeshadow
Chanel Illusion d’Ombre Long Wear Luminous Eyeshadow Rouge Noir (857)
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Product
8.5
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9
Longevity
9.5
Application
5
Total
91%

Chanel Rose de Lune Glossimer

Chanel Rose de Lune Glossimer ($30.00 for 0.20 fl. oz.) is described as a “shimmering soft pink.” It’s a sheer, light-medium pink with warm undertones and lots of pink and white shimmer/sparkle. Urban Decay Trashed (P, $19.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Dior Dolly Pink (453) (P, $29.50) is more shimmery (95% similar). MAC Viva Glam Ariana Grande (LE, $15.00) is less pigmented (90% similar). Make Up For Ever 203P Golden Pink (P, $19.00) is less shimmery, warmer (90% similar). Revlon Pinkissimo (P, $7.99) is warmer (90% similar). Bobbi Brown Pink Tulle (P, $24.00) is less shimmery (90% similar). Maybelline Blushing Petal (505) (P, $8.99) is lighter (85% similar). Becca Guava/Opal (P, $24.00) is more pigmented, warmer (85% similar). NARS Baby Doll (P, $26.00) is more shimmery, more pigmented (85% similar). Surratt Beauty Soigne (P, $32.00) is more shimmery (85% similar). MAC Domestic Diva (LE, $15.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). Dior Swan (263) (P, $35.00) is less shimmery, lighter (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Chanel Rose de Lune Glossimer
Chanel Levres Scintillantes Glossimer Rose de Lune
B+
Product
9
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9
Longevity
8
Application
5
Total
89%

Chanel La Merveilleuse Rouge Allure Velvet & Rouge Noir Rouge Allure Lipsticks

Chanel La Merveilleuse (347) Rouge Allure Velvet ($36.00 for 0.12 oz.) is described as an “intense raspberry red.” It’s a bright, fuchsia pink with subtle blue undertones that ends up appearing almost warm-toned. It had a mostly matte finish. The texture was velvety smooth and glided right on with even, mostly opaque color payoff. It was comfortable to wear for four hours, and then it felt a little drying for the next two (six hours in total). MAC All Fired Up (P, $17.00) is warmer (90% similar). MAC To Matte with Love (P, $20.00) is lighter, less glossy (90% similar). Colour Pop Toucan (P, $5.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Revlon Vivacious (120) (P, $8.99) is lighter, glossier (90% similar). Estee Lauder Jealous (P, $30.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). Colour Pop Mars (P, $6.00) is less glossy (85% similar). Kat Von D Bachelorette (P, $21.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). Maybelline All Fired Up (P, $7.99) is lighter, brighter, warmer (85% similar). Tarte Selfish (P, $20.00) is lighter, brighter (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Chanel La Merveilleuse (347) Rouge Allure Velvet
Chanel Rouge Allure Velvet La Merveilleuse (347)
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Product
8.5
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
10
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
96%
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Chanel Coups de Minuit Joues Contraste Lumiere

Chanel Coups de Minuit (12) Joues Contraste Lumiere ($45.00 for 0.09 oz.) is described as a “peach beige.” It’s a light, muted peachy-beige with warm undertones and a slight rosiness paired with a soft sheen. NARS Devotee (LE, $29.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). Estee Lauder Bronze Goddess Highlighter (LE) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). MAC Sparkling Rose (LE, $26.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). bareMinerals The Five Star Treatment (LE, $26.00) is lighter (90% similar). Laura Geller Peach Glow (P, $24.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). MAC Otherearthly (LE, $32.00) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Chanel Coups de Minuit (12) Joues Contraste Lumiere
Chanel Joues Contraste Lumiere Highlighting Blush Coups de Minuit (12)
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Product
9
Pigmentation
9
Texture
10
Longevity
8
Application
5
Total
91%

5 Faves: Pearl Lipsticks for Fall 2015

If you prefer your lip color with a little shimmer, this top five might be right up your alley! :) Today’s picks feature my favorites for fall with a pearly twist.

  1. Estee Lauder Heavenly — a gold-shimmered coral
  2. Chanel Antoinette — a gold-shimmered copper-brown
  3. Guerlain Gracia — a pearly plum
  4. Guerlain Air Kiss — a sparkly muted plum
  5. Too Faced Metallic Jelly — a pearly berry-purple