ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo Review & Swatches

1 of 4
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo
ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo

Flown Away

ColourPop Flown Away Super Shock Shadow Duo ($12.00 for 0.07 oz.) includes a sparkling, peachy-beige and a gold-sparkled blue-aqua. They are shades that have been released before, for those who are more prolific ColourPop purchasers! They were semi-opaque to opaque in coverage, a little more emollient than typical, and lasted for 10 hours on me.

Ingredients

Flown Away

LELimited Edition. $12.00.
A
A
9
Product
9
Pigmentation
9
Texture
10
Longevity
5
Application
93%
Total
1 of 5
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Ladybird Super Shock Shadow

Ladybird

Ladybird is a light, peach-tinted beige with a sparkling, metallic finish that flashed pink and silver. The consistency was moderately emollient, but it managed to still yield full color payoff in a single layer. This shade worked particularly well as an all-over wash of shimmer/sheen. It wore well for 10 hours without creasing or fallout.

FURTHER READING: Formula Overview for details on general performance and characteristics (like scent).

Formula Overview

$6.00/0.07 oz. - $85.71 Per Ounce

ColourPop Super Shock Shadow is a cream-based formula that comes in a multitude of shades and finishes. The more metallic shades have the most slip to them (they have a “wetter” feel), while the more matte ones have a firmer, more clay-like consistency. Almost every shade I’ve tried from ColourPop has been exceptionally long-wearing (10+ hours of wear, usually there until I remove, even 14 hours later). The pigmentation can vary from shade to shade, but the average shade is quite pigmented.

From feedback I’ve seen from readers, many love them but some don’t like them at all. They aren’t a traditional cream eyeshadow, as they are denser (more sponge-like), and they apply best with flat, firm, synthetic brushes (I like the MAC 242 and 249) for me. The brand recommends using fingers for the most pigmented application, but I’ve only felt that fingers were necessary on a few shades (usually the super glittery ones).

The more matte shades can be on the drier side and vary from medium to opaque in coverage, though they're often buildable.  They can be a little hard to diffuse the edges of, though some are lovely to work with.

The more glittery shades have been the weakest to me, as they can be sheerer or harder to apply.  Sometimes, they are more pigmented and work like the other finishes in the formula, but often, they are sheerer and only function well patted on top of more pigmented eyeshadows to add glitter.  They do, however, tend to have little fallout over time with the occasional shade having a more moderate amount of fallout (but still less fallout than most powder eyeshadows with glitter).

Browse all of our ColourPop Super Shock Shadow swatches.

Ingredients

Cyclopentasiloxane, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Dimethicone, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Boron Nitride, Isododecane, C30-45 Alkyl Cetearyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Cyclohexasiloxane, Dimethicone/Vinyltrimethylsiloxysilicate Crosspolymer, Phenoxyethanol, Tin Oxide, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Mangifera Indica (Mango) Seed Butter, Propylene Carbonate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Iron Oxides (CI 77491), Mica (CI 77019), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).

Disclaimer: Ingredient lists are as available by the brand (or retailer) at the time of publishing. Please always check product packaging, if it exists, for the ingredient list applicable to the product you're purchasing, or the brand or retailer's website for the most up-to-date ingredient list.

Ladybird

LELimited Edition. $6.00.
A
A
9.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
10
Longevity
5
Application
98%
Total
1 of 5
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow
ColourPop Mint 4 U Super Shock Shadow

Mint 4 U

Mint 4 U is a light-medium bluish-aqua with warmer gold and teal sparkle throughout. It had semi-opaque, buildable pigmentation paired with a smooth, moderately emollient texture that was lightweight and quick to turn powder-like when it came into contact with my skin. It stayed on nicely for 10 hours before fading visibly.

FURTHER READING: Formula Overview for details on general performance and characteristics (like scent).

Formula Overview

$6.00/0.07 oz. - $85.71 Per Ounce

ColourPop Super Shock Shadow is a cream-based formula that comes in a multitude of shades and finishes. The more metallic shades have the most slip to them (they have a “wetter” feel), while the more matte ones have a firmer, more clay-like consistency. Almost every shade I’ve tried from ColourPop has been exceptionally long-wearing (10+ hours of wear, usually there until I remove, even 14 hours later). The pigmentation can vary from shade to shade, but the average shade is quite pigmented.

From feedback I’ve seen from readers, many love them but some don’t like them at all. They aren’t a traditional cream eyeshadow, as they are denser (more sponge-like), and they apply best with flat, firm, synthetic brushes (I like the MAC 242 and 249) for me. The brand recommends using fingers for the most pigmented application, but I’ve only felt that fingers were necessary on a few shades (usually the super glittery ones).

The more matte shades can be on the drier side and vary from medium to opaque in coverage, though they're often buildable.  They can be a little hard to diffuse the edges of, though some are lovely to work with.

The more glittery shades have been the weakest to me, as they can be sheerer or harder to apply.  Sometimes, they are more pigmented and work like the other finishes in the formula, but often, they are sheerer and only function well patted on top of more pigmented eyeshadows to add glitter.  They do, however, tend to have little fallout over time with the occasional shade having a more moderate amount of fallout (but still less fallout than most powder eyeshadows with glitter).

Browse all of our ColourPop Super Shock Shadow swatches.

Mint 4 U

LELimited Edition. $6.00.
A-
A-
8.5
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
9
Texture
10
Longevity
5
Application
91%
Total

5 Comments

Comments that do not adhere to our comment policy may be removed. Discussion and debate are highly encouraged but we expect community members to participate respectfully. Please keep discussion on-topic, and if you have general feedback, a product review request, an off-topic question, or need technical support, please contact us!

Please help us streamline the comments' section and be more efficient: double-check the post above for more basic information like pricing, availability, and so on to make sure your question wasn't answered already. Comments alerting us to typos or small errors in the post are appreciated (!) but will typically be removed after errors are fixed (unless a response is needed).

We appreciate enthusiasm for new releases but ask readers to please hold questions regarding if/when a review will be posted as we can't commit to or guarantee product reviews. We don't want to set expectations and then disappoint readers as even products that are swatched don't always end up being reviewed due to time constraints and changes in priorities! Thank you for understanding!

Leave a Reply

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

We try to approve comments within 24 hours (and reply to them within 72 hours) but can sometimes get behind and appreciate your patience! 🙂 If you have general feedback, product review requests, off-topic questions, or need technical support, please contact us directly. Thank you for your patience!