Saturday, August 7th, 2010

Shiseido Black Sand Eyeliner
Shiseido Black Sand Eyeliner

There’s always room for one more black eyeliner!

Shiseido Black Sand (BK904) Smoothing Eyeliner Pencil ($20.00 for 0.04 oz.) is a really intense, smooth-applying black eyeliner with flecks of green and antique gold micro-shimmer. It’s really a stunning shade, and it’s definitely a color that appeals to my personal tastes. It formula is incredibly smooth and almost creamy, but it stays in place quite well. It doesn’t last more than an hour or two on my waterline, but it stays on my lash line just fine. The pencil itself is dual-ended with the eyeliner on one side and a smudging sponge on the other.

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  • Product: 28/30
  • Value: 8/10
  • Ease of Use: 4/5
  • Packaging: 4/5

RECOMMENDATION: If you’re a fiend for black golds like I am, then you’ll want to check this out!

AVAILABILITY: Nordstrom

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Shiseido Black Sand Eyeliner
Shiseido Black Sand Eyeliner

Shiseido Black Sand Eyeliner
Shiseido Black Sand Eyeliner

Shiseido Black Sand Eyeliner
Shiseido Black Sand Eyeliner

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22 thoughts on “Shiseido Black Sand (BK904) Smoothing Eyeliner Pencil Review, Photos, Swatches

  1. Goya

    This is a great color for someone with warm complexion.

  2. EfbE_0033

    this eyeliner looks beautiful, I love the little gold flecks (and the Shiseido brand, too)!

  3. Ria

    It reminds me of mac’s pearlglide pencil in blackline. gorgeous!!

  4. Eeeeeeeee! It’s wonderful! I love black golds, too :’D

  5. Carrie

    Seems very similar to MAC’s Black Line.

  6. that is absolutely gorgeous! I have to get one

  7. Profile wp-user-avatar wp-user-avatar-60 alignnone photo of Mervat Love Peace and Mac

    It looks very similar to MAC’s black line or buried treasure.

  8. Ashley D.

    This reminds me of MAC’s blackline liner.

  9. amy

    Pretty, it reminds me of a less golden and more blacken version of MAC’s Blackline Pearlglide liner.

  10. christy

    so i see you say it doesn’t stay in the waterline for too long, but does it raccoon when it wears away? theres only one liner i’ve found that wears away without raccooning and that’s guerlain’s terracotta kohl, and i LOVE it, but they say its limited edition so i’m afaid i won’t find another

  11. Yup, reminds me of MAC Black Line the moment I saw the photo. But Black Line smudges on me while other Pearlglide liners don’t.

    Wonder how would this one fare compared to Black Line?

  12. hiromi

    ooh, totally using this to replace my mac Black Line when i’m done with it!

  13. Profile wp-user-avatar wp-user-avatar-60 alignnone photo of Jill AnGeLwInGz

    I really want this

  14. Went straight on my must-have list.

  15. CJ

    LOVE. I need this in my life.