bareMinerals Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo Review, Photos, Swatches

bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo
bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo

bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo

Debuting at the beginning of October, bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo ($20.00 for 0.10 oz.) is a mix of pink and gray with Giddy and Do Not Disturb. 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.

Giddy is a light-medium pink with yellow undertones and a satiny sheen. For such a light shade, it has surprisingly good color payoff without being powdery or chalky. It’s similar to Inglot #356, which is a degree lighter. MAC Pen ‘n’ Pink compares well, too, but has more of a matte finish.

Do Not Disturb is a charcoal gray with a soft, frosted finish. It’s a little drier than a lot of the other bareMinerals eyeshadows though it still has good pigmentation. It is similar to several other grays, like theBalm Inspirational and Urban Decay Gunmetal.

bareMinerals Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo Review, Photos, Swatches

A-
9
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
9.5
Longevity
4.5
Application
91%
Total
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bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo
bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo

bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo
bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo

bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo
bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo (not final labeling)

bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo
bareMinerals Giddy Eyeshadow

bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo
bareMinerals Do Not Disturb Eyeshadow

bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo
bareMinerals Giddy Eyeshadow

bareMinerals The Honeymoon Phase Eyeshadow Duo
bareMinerals Do Not Disturb Eyeshadow

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About the Reviewer

Reviewer

Christine has normal-to-dry skin with areas of dryness (cheeks, nose, and under the eyes). She has a light-medium skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones. Her best foundation matches include: Tarte Rainforest of the Sea in Light-Medium Neutral (best match), Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Makeup in Desert Beige 2N1, Giorgio Armani Maestro Glow in 4.0, Hourglass Warm Ivory Vanish Seamless Finish, Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous in Dusk, MAC NC20/NC25, Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Liquid in Y305 (140). For more matches, please read our full Foundation FAQ. For more information on our review process, please read our Review FAQ.

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How I wish I could buy Giddy as a single. But finding that PERFECT pink that isn’t candy or too close to a neutral either? Hard to do. Haven’t succeeded yet. I have Gunmetal and have no need of another charcoal. Maybe I just have to suck it up and purchase this duo.

Scratch wasn’t quite what I was looking for, Carrie Ann, but I most certainly will take a look at bot of your other suggestions!

Yay you for being lovely enough to share! Thank you so much-

Neither of these eyeshadows alone are something I can see myself reaching for with any sort of passion, but I’m impressed by the pairing because together I really like them, and it gives me that extra pull to want to try them.

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