Introduction to Chanel: Makeup Recommendations if You’re New to the Brand

Introduction to Chanel

I’m new to this brand. Where should I start?





What would you recommend to someone just trying Chanel for the first time?

Week in Review | January 16th through January 22nd

Here’s a look at the top 10 products reviewed in the last week, plus a summary of how many products and brands were reviewed and a break out of ratings! :)
01

Bite Beauty Rosehip

Permanent. $24.00/0.05 oz.

Bite Beauty Rosehip Matte Creme Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a bright, medium red with warm undertones and a satin finish.

A
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
9.5
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
98%
A

02. Formula X Alchemy II

Formula X Alchemy II Nail Lacquer ($14.00 for 0.40 fl. oz.) is described as a "platinum-infused ... Read full review.

A

03. Bite Beauty Red Velvet

Bite Beauty Red Velvet Matte Creme Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a deepened red with neutral-to-cool undertones and a semi-matte finish. Read full review.

A

04. Hourglass Incandescent Strobe Light

Hourglass Incandescent Strobe Light Ambient Strobe Lighting Powder ($38.00 for 0.16 oz.) is a very light, rosy beige with neutral-to-warm undertones and a pearly shimmer-sheen finish. Read full review.

A

05. Hourglass Iridescent Strobe Light

Hourglass Iridescent Strobe Light Ambient Strobe Lighting Powder ($38.00 for 0.16 oz.) is a light peach with a hint of rose tones and a luminous sheen. Read full review.

A-

06. MAC Nice to Meet You

MAC Nice to Meet You Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a "deep pink-red [with a Cremesheen finish]." Read full review.

A-

07. Bite Beauty Pastille

Bite Beauty Pastille Matte Creme Lip Crayon ($24.00 for 0.05 oz.) is a muted, medium-dark rosy mauve with neutral undertones and a semi-matte finish. Read full review.

A-

08. MAC Flocking Fabulous

MAC Flocking Fabulous Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a "bright coral-red [with a Cremesheen + Pearl finish]." Read full review.

B+

09. Cle de Peau Golden Lace (313)

Cle de Peau Golden Lace (313) Eyeshadow Quad ($55.00 for 0.21 oz.) is a set of warmer neutrals. The strength of Cle de Peau's eyeshadow formula is in how soft, silky, and smooth they typically are, so they blend out easily and sit nicely on the eyelid without looking powdery or dusty. Read full review.

B+

10. Urban Decay Ex-Girlfriend

Urban Decay x Gwen Stefani Ex-Girlfriend 24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil ($20.00 for 0.04 oz.) is described as a "nude rose." Read full review.

Breakdown |
Jan 16, 2016 — Jan 22, 2016

78%

Average Score
A
12
B
16
C
3
D
2
F
10

Total Reviews (43) — Brands Reviewed (10)

12 Pastel Eyeshadows for Spring (Warm-Toned Edition)

These are probably not strictly pastel, but I tried to find some higher-performing pastel hues to show that they can be done. It’s definitely a type of color that is harder to do, especially if done in a satin, semi-matte, or matte finish and in a powder formulation.

12 Pastel Eyeshadows for Spring

What are your favorite warmer-toned pastel eyeshadows?

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