ColourPop Where the Night Is Super Shock Shadow Set

ColourPop Midnight Super Shock Shadow ($20.00 for 0.28 oz. or $5.00 for each 0.07 oz. shade) is a collection of four Super Shock Shadows that can be purchased a “set,” but you can also purchase each shade alone. There’s no monetary advantage to purchasing the set; the only difference is you would get the packaging that reflects the collaboration and collection’s name. It’s a nice selection of shades, and all four shades performed well for me and were consistent with the formula I’ve come to know and love. If you’re unfamiliar with the Super Shock Shadow formula, it is more like a cream-powder hybrid than traditional cream eyeshadow. If you touch it, the product feels more like a sponge or stiff mousse, as there is light give, but it doesn’t have the same emollient or thickness of traditional cream products. The texture is thinner and is manipulated on the skin more like a powder. The brand says that using fingertips yields the greatest pigmentation, and if you prefer, synthetic brushes, but I find synthetic brushes to work well for applying and still getting great pigmentation out of the majority of shades (typically the very glittery shades are ones where fingertips really do improve them).

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ColourPop Midnight Super Shock Shadow
Colour Pop Super Shock Shadow Quad Where the Night Is
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Product
9.5
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
9.5
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
97%
Permanent
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Chanel Iridescent (112) Illusion d’Ombre Eyeshadow

Chanel Iridescent (112) Illusion d’Ombre Eyeshadow ($36.00 for 0.14 oz.) is aptly named, as it is a pale white with an iridescent sheen that flashes pink, lavender, and blue paired with a soft, frosted finish. bareMinerals Skinny Dip (LE) is less shimmery (95% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Ripe Plum (Left) (LE) is less shimmery (95% similar). Too Faced Le Marais (LE, $16.00) is more shimmery, cooler (90% similar). MAC Triple Impact (LE, $20.00) is cooler (90% similar). NARS Cassiopeia (P, $29.00) is darker (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Crushed Indigo (Left) (LE) is more shimmery, cooler (90% similar). Makeup Geek Mood Ring (P, $12.00) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). Makeup Geek Sugar Rush (P, $12.00) is more shimmery, cooler (90% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Chanel Iridescent (112) Illusion d'Ombre Eyeshadow
Chanel Illusion d’Ombre Long Wear Luminous Eyeshadow Iridescent (112)
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Product
9
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
9
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
92%

Chanel LA Sunrise Illusion d’Ombre Eyeshadows

Chanel Spring 2016 Illusion d’Ombre Eyeshadows ($36.00 for 0.14 oz.) are an unexpected miss. Chanel was one of the first brands to debut this type of product, where it’s a cream eyeshadow but applies and feels more like a powder on the skin with a spongy texture. It’s been a favorite for a long time, but I had serious issues with application with two of the three shades.

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Chanel Moonlight Pink (118) Illusion d'Ombre Eyeshadow
Chanel Illusion d’Ombre Long Wear Luminous Eyeshadow Moonlight Pink (118)
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Product
7
Pigmentation
6.5
Texture
7.5
Longevity
8.5
Application
4
Total
74%
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ColourPop Puppy Love Super Shock Shadow

ColourPop Puppy Love Super Shock Shadow ($5.00 for 0.07 oz.) is described as a “soft peach with pink and gold duochrome.” It’s a light peach with warm undertones and an iridescent pink sheen. It read more pink sheen than duochrome to me (I couldn’t detect as much of a shift when moving my arm). Dior Rose Garden #4 (LE) is more shimmery (90% similar). Guerlain Les Precieux #2 (LE) is brighter (90% similar). Zoeva Handmade (P) is more shimmery, darker, brighter (90% similar). LORAC Dream Girl #10 (LE) is more shimmery (90% similar). Makeup Geek I'm Peachless (P, $6.00) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). theBalm #14 (P, $6.50) is darker (85% similar). Chanel Tisse d'Automne #2 (P) is darker (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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ColourPop Puppy Love Super Shock Shadow
Colour Pop Super Shock Shadow Puppy Love
B+
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
8
Texture
8.5
Longevity
10
Application
4.5
Total
88%

ColourPop Boogie Nights Super Shock Shadows (Part 2)

ColourPop Glitterati Super Shock Shadow ($5.00 for 0.07 oz.) is described as a “silver undertone with gold glitter.” It’s a light silvery white with gold glitter. It is packed with larger, chunky glitter, which makes this shade more troublesome to use, as it tends to thicken on the lid and go on unevenly. It is really best applied by patting it over another shade. It is usable on its own, but I find it tends to be a little uneven and sheer in places. There was a small amount of fall out over time, though the color was going strong after ten hours. Chanel Tisse Gabrielle #2 (P) is darker (95% similar). LORAC Cashmere (LE) is darker (95% similar). Fyrinnae Sled Puppies (P, $6.80) is less shimmery (90% similar). MAC Greenluxe #2 (P) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). Chanel Rêve d'Orient #2 (LE) is less shimmery (90% similar). MAC Photosphere (LE, $22.00) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). MAC Pastelluxe #1 (P) is more shimmery (90% similar). Sephora + Pantone Universe Shifting Sand (LE) is less shimmery (90% similar). Make Up For Ever D416 Crystalline Yellow (P, $21.00) is darker (90% similar). Colour Pop Fringe (DC, $5.00) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). Colour Pop I Heart This (P, $5.00) is darker (85% similar). MAC Reflects Gold (P, $21.00) is more shimmery, darker (85% similar). Make Up For Ever D552 Crystalline Gray Beige (P, $21.00) is less shimmery, darker, cooler (85% similar). LORAC Unlocked (P) is less shimmery, darker (85% similar). Colour Pop Snow Flurry (LE, $5.00) is darker (85% similar). Colour Pop Ice (LE, $5.00) is more shimmery, darker (85% similar). Colour Pop Sleigh (LE, $5.00) is darker (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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ColourPop Glitterati Super Shock Shadow
Colour Pop Super Shock Shadow Glitterati
B-
Product
8
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
7
Longevity
9
Application
4
Total
81%
Limited Edition
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ColourPop Boogie Nights Super Shock Shadows (Part 1)

ColourPop Famous Super Shock Shadow ($5.00 for 0.07 oz.) is described as a “soft subtle gold.” It’s a light, yellowed gold with warm undertones and a pearly sheen. It had good pigmentation with a smooth, creamy texture that felt almost wet to the touch, but it still had the mousse-like consistency you’d expect from ColourPop’s eyeshadow formula. It applied well with true-to-pot color and coverage, and the eyeshadow looked as good ten hours later as it did when I applied it. Dior Blazing Gold #3 (LE) is more shimmery (95% similar). Guerlain Petrouchka #1 (LE) is more shimmery (95% similar). Buxom Poodle (P, $18.00) is lighter (95% similar). Colour Pop Fringe (DC, $5.00) is darker, cooler (95% similar). Urban Decay Bathwater (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Cle de Peau Champagne Supernova #1 (P) is darker (95% similar). MAC Canter (LE, $16.00) is warmer (95% similar). Too Faced Butter Pecan (P, $16.00) is warmer (95% similar). Sephora Minx (LE) is more shimmery (95% similar). Lancome Filigree (P, $19.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). LORAC Uninhibited (P) is warmer (95% similar). Make Up For Ever D416 Crystalline Yellow (P, $21.00) is lighter (95% similar). Viseart Alexandre Trois (P) is less shimmery (95% similar). Smashbox Fortune (LE) is darker, warmer (95% similar). Guerlain Ors et Merveilles #3 (LE) is darker (90% similar). Make Up For Ever D504 Celestial Beige (P, $21.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). NARS L'Amour, Toujours L'Amour #2 (LE, $25.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). LORAC Cashmere (LE) is lighter (90% similar). Colour Pop Crimper (LE, $5.00) is darker (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Opale (LE, $45.00) is warmer (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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ColourPop Famous Super Shock Shadow
Colour Pop Super Shock Shadow Famous
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Product
9.5
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
10
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
98%
Limited Edition
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