bareMinerals Escape Eyeshadow Duo

Debuting at the beginning of October, bareMinerals The Escape Eyeshadow Duo ($20.00 for 0.10 oz.) include Daydream and Wanderlust. The new pressed eyeshadow formula has a SeaNutritive Mineral Complex that gives the shadow a “creamy, silky smooth” texture with “seamless blendability” and “stay-true color.” It’s supposed to be long-wearing whether worn alone or with primer–you shouldn’t see any creasing or fading. I’ve tested various combinations of shades from the duos and quads, and I’ve happily achieved ten hours of solid wear without a primer underneath. For a review of the packaging, please read my original review.

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bareMinerals The Escape Eyeshadow Duo

bareMinerals Escape Eyeshadow Duo

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

MAC Styledriven Pro Longwear Eyeshadows Swatches, Photos, Reviews (Part 3)

MAC Pro Longwear Eyeshadow ($20.00 for 0.11 oz.) is supposed to wear for eight hours with a “silky, creamy texture” that yields “maximum color impact.” It’s also designed to be blendable and buildable. As a reviewer, I am endlessly pleased that MAC gave definite wear times on these–it’s so much easier to assess whether the product was successful!

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MAC Styledriven Pro Longwear Eyeshadow

MAC Styledriven Pro Longwear Eyeshadows Swatches, Photos, Reviews (Part 3)

A-
Product
9
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9
Longevity
10
Application
4.5
Total
92%

MAC Styledriven Pro Longwear Eyeshadows Swatches, Photos, Reviews (Part 2)

MAC Pro Longwear Eyeshadow ($20.00 for 0.11 oz.) is supposed to wear for eight hours with a “silky, creamy texture” that yields “maximum color impact.” It’s also designed to be blendable and buildable. As a reviewer, I am endlessly pleased that MAC gave definite wear times on these–it’s so much easier to assess whether the product was successful!

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MAC Styledriven Collection

MAC Styledriven Pro Longwear Eyeshadows Swatches, Photos, Reviews (Part 2)

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Product
9
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9
Longevity
10
Application
4.5
Total
92%

MAC Styledriven Pro Longwear Eyeshadows Swatches, Photos, Reviews (Part 1)

MAC Pro Longwear Eyeshadow ($20.00 for 0.11 oz.) is supposed to wear for eight hours with a “silky, creamy texture” that yields “maximum color impact.” It’s also designed to be blendable and buildable. As a reviewer, I am endlessly pleased that MAC gave definite wear times on these–it’s so much easier to assess whether the product was successful!

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MAC Styledriven Collection

MAC Styledriven Pro Longwear Eyeshadows Swatches, Photos, Reviews (Part 1)

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Product
9
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9
Longevity
10
Application
4.5
Total
92%

bareMinerals Grand Finale Eyeshadow Duo

Debuting at the beginning of October, bareMinerals The Grand Finale Eyeshadow Duo ($20.00 for 0.10 oz.) is all starry night skies with Standing O and Climax. The new pressed eyeshadow formula has a SeaNutritive Mineral Complex that gives the shadow a “creamy, silky smooth” texture with “seamless blendability” and “stay-true color.” It’s supposed to be long-wearing whether worn alone or with primer–you shouldn’t see any creasing or fading. I’ve tested various combinations of shades from the duos and quads, and I’ve happily achieved ten hours of solid wear without a primer underneath. For a review of the packaging, please read my original review.

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bareMinerals The Grand Finale Eyeshadow Duo

bareMinerals Grand Finale Eyeshadow Duo

A
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
9.5
Longevity
9.5
Application
4.5
Total
96%

MAC Fall Colour Pigments Swatches, Photos, Reviews

MAC Fall Colour Pigments ($20.00 for 0.15 oz.) include four limited edition shades and one permanent repromote in the MAC Fall Colour Collection, which debuts in North America on September 29th, 2011 and will roll out internationally in October. These include: Blue Storm (rich metallic blue), Emerald Dusk (deep yellow blue with white pearl), Golden Olive (high frosted green-gold), Magenta Madness (intense neon blue-pink), Neo-Orange (intense neon salmon), Starless Night (deep black purple with light purple pearl), Tan (muted pinky brown bronze), and Violet (vivid bright violet purple).

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MAC Fall Colour Pigments Swatches, Photos, Reviews

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Product
8
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9.5
Longevity
8
Application
4
Total
86%