Make Up For Ever #35 & #127 Eyeshadows ($19.00) make for really excellent basic shades. The brand really shines with their matte and semi-matte shades, like these two below. I admit, when I first bought their eyeshadows, I went straight for the brights (this is me, duh!), so I’m glad I had the opportunity to check out some of the more neutral shades! They have the same high-quality pigmentation and feel as the brights I’ve reviewed in the past.
- #35 is is a soft, powdery beige. It’s so soft, smooth, and buttery in its texture with great color payoff. It’s so light that it’s difficult to see, which makes it a great neutral shade for adding light to lids or as a highlighter for the brow bone.
- #127 is a cool-toned medium brown with a subtle sheen. I love the way it has this barely-there sheen–it gives you an opportunity to play around with textures while still being subtle.
If you want to know more about how products are evaluated, read out Rating System FAQ!
- Product: 29/30
- Value: 8/10
- Ease of Use: 4/5
- Packaging: 4/5
See more photos & swatches!