Hourglass Jett Script Precision Liquid Liner

Like many black liquid eyeliners, it does have a tendency to photograph brown in swatches, though it does look like a medium black in real life. It’s not an ultra deep black, but it’s not a soft black either; it’s a happy medium of the two. It applies smoothly, gliding on with ease, and the color is distributed evenly without dragging. There’s no patchiness in the color, so you won’t have to go back over the same area twice. When swatched on my arm, it did bleed around the edges, but I did not notice any bleeding until I was cropping the swatch photograph. I didn’t spot any bleeding eyeliner when I tested it on my eyelid, but it does make me want to note that it might do so if you have more wrinkly eyelids.

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Hourglass Script Precision Liquid Liner Jett
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Product
8.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
9.5
Longevity
10
Application
4
Total
93%

Stila Curacao Sparkle Eyeliner Review & Swatches

As promised, Curacao! 🙂 It’s so pretty, I couldn’t just slide it into the original post without some sort of fanfare! Stila describes Curacao as a sparkling violet blue. I found it more blue than violet, though. At best, you might argue indigo, but I think it’s more of a rich, navy blue with electric blue shimmer. It’s bright without being neon; dark without being black.  Curacao has nice color pay off and glides on as easily as the other shades in the Sparkle Eyeliner family.  It’s an impressive formula, and if shimmer in your eyeliner is your thing, you’ll probably enjoy Stila’s new liquid liner.

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Stila Curacao Sparkle Eyeliner

Stila Curacao Sparkle Eyeliner Review & Swatches

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Product
10
Pigmentation
9
Texture
10
Longevity
10
Application
4
Total
96%

Stila Sparkle Liquid Eyeliners Swatches, Photos, Reviews

Stila’s Sparkle Eyeliners apply smoothly and evenly with excellent color payoff that requires no layering or build-up. I showed swatches of the very first stroke, then a second and third–never going back to get more product. The sponge applicator on these is thin and tapered to a dull point with enough give to easily maneuver around the curves of the lid but not so much that it is floppy. The formula is budge-, smudge-, and water-proof, as advertised, and removal went easily with both Lancome Bi-Facil and Make Up For Ever Sens’Eyes. As you remove, the product will flake off, akin to tube mascaras.

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Stila Sparkle Eyeliner

Stila Sparkle Liquid Eyeliners Swatches, Photos, Reviews

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Product
10
Pigmentation
9
Texture
10
Longevity
10
Application
4
Total
96%

Make Up For Ever Aqua Liners Swatches, Photos, Reviews

Make Up For Ever Aqua Liner ($23.00 for 0.058 oz.) is a new liquid liner that launched recently at Sephora. It claims to be “weather, tear, and sweat-proof color” and “100% waterproof.” There are fifteen shades in total (there is no #2 shade), all of which have been photographed and swatched in this post.

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Make Up For Ever Aqua Liners

Make Up For Ever Aqua Liners Swatches, Photos, Reviews

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Product
10
Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
10
Application
4.5
Total
99%

MAC Surf Baby: Blue Noon, Gilded White Powerpoint Pencils

MAC Surf Baby Powerpoint Pencils ($15.50 for 0.04 oz.) come in two shades: Blue Noon (teal with gold pearl) and Gilded White (yellow white frost).

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MAC Surf Baby Powerpoint Pencils

MAC Surf Baby: Blue Noon, Gilded White Powerpoint Pencils

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Product
9
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
10
Longevity
9
Application
4
Total
90%

Make Up For Ever Aqua Liner Sneak Peek – Photos & Swatches

I’m not quite done with all of the photos/swatches I need for the review, but I’ve tested these, and they’re amazing! Definitely long-wearing and waterproof. They look a lot like some of the other felt/foam-tipped liquid liners we’ve seen come out in the past few months (MAC Superslick, Illamasqua Precision Ink, just to name a few), but the applicator on these is actually a little different–all of which I’ll go into greater detail in the actual review.

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