ColourPop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter Review, Photos, Swatches

01/06

Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter
Colour Pop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter

Freak Like Me

ColourPop Freak Like Me Pressed Powder Highlighter ($8.00 for 0.23 oz.) is a medium copper with warm, orange undertones and a frosted, slightly metallic finish. It had opaque pigmentation that was easy to work with on the skin whether I wanted sheer, more diffused coverage or a more intense, ultra-metallic finish. The more I sheered it out, the more golden and less orange-brown it looked on my skin tone. The powder had a soft, smooth consistency that was a little creamy and on the denser side, but it was never difficult to pick up with a brush or to blend out on the skin. The shimmery finish did not seem to emphasize my skin’s natural texture. This shade lasted well for eight and a half hours on me.

Formula Overview

$8.00/0.23 oz. - $34.78 Per Ounce

The powder highlighter is supposed to have a "high-shine" finish with "high colour intensity." In general, ColourPop's pressed highlighter powders have a smooth, moderately dense texture that was soft enough to be picked up easily by a brush but not kick up any powder in the pan. The formula was semi-opaque to opaque but easily sheered out for less shine and coverage if desired. There were a few shades within the range that emphasized my skin's natural texture slightly but most did not. The wear ranged from seven and a half hours to nine hours.

Browse all of our Colour Pop Pressed Powder Highlighter swatches.

Ingredients

BORON NITRIDE, DIMETHICONE, ZINC STEARATE, PTFE, CAPRYLIC/CAPRIC TRIGLYCERIDE, SYNTHETIC FLUORPHLOGOPITE, SILICA, HDI/TRIMETHYLOL HEXYLLACTONE CROSSPOLYMER, PHENOXYETHANOL, DIMETHICONOL, CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, HEXYLENE GLYCOL, TIN OXIDE, BLUE 1 LAKE (CI 42090), MICA (CI 77019), TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891)

9.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
8.5
Longevity
5
Application
94%
Total
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Makeup Look

On face:
  • Giorgio Armani Luminous Silk
  • Giorgio Armani Power Fabric
On eyes:
  • ColourPop Summer Solstice Super Shock Shadow Quad
  • Marc Jacobs Beauty Brown(ie) Highliner
On lips:
  • NARS Vibeke Audacious Lipstick

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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It really does look lovely applied! But not one I need, though. I seem to have amassed several of its dupes: ABH Glo Getter, CP Butterfly Beach and DoC MΓ­rame. These are some of my favorite highlighters too!

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