ColourPop x Halo Top Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo Review & Swatches

01/03

Colour Pop Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo
Colour Pop Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo
Colour Pop Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo
Colour Pop Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo
Colour Pop Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo
Colour Pop Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo
Colour Pop Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo
Colour Pop Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo
Colour Pop Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo

Birthday Cake

Colour Pop Birthday Cake Super Shock Pigment Duo ($12.00 for 0.14 oz.) includes a glittery, yellow-peach and pale, white gold. Both shades were more sparkly, but they weren’t prone to fallout during application or later on while worn. They weren’t as pigmented as expected, based on the Super Shock formula, but they were blendable and fairly easy to use.

Both shades are listed as Pigments, which are typically “not intended for the immediate eye area,” but I didn’t see that warning on either shade (on the physical product nor on the website under each shade’s ingredient list).

Birthday Cake
B

Limited Edition

8.5
Product
8
Pigmentation
8
Texture
9.5
Longevity
4.5
Application
86%
Total
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01/06

Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop By the Pound Super Shock Pressed Pigments

By the Pound

By the Pound is a bright, yellowed peach base with flecks of multi-colored micro-glitter and flecks of sparkle. It had medium coverage with a smooth, moderately emollient texture that was lightweight, thin, and spread easily across my lid. The only trouble I had with it was that it wasn’t buildable, so it worked better as a wash of color, applied to the inner tearduct area, or layered on top of another product. It wore well for 10 hours with a smidgen of fallout but no fading or creasing.

Ingredients

Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Aluminum Calcium Sodium Silicate, Calcium Aluminum Borosilicate, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Silica, Isododecane, Boron Nitride, C30-45 Alkyl Cetearyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Cyclohexasiloxane, Dimethicone/vinyltrimethylsiloxysilicate Crosspolymer, Flavor , Phenoxyethanol, Tin Oxide, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Glycine Soja (soybean) Oil, Mangifera Indica (mango) Seed Butter, Propylene Carbonate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Palmitic Acid, Cucumis Sativus (cucumber) Fruit Extract, Copper Powder (CI 77400), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492), Mica (CI 77019), Red 6 (CI 15850), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140), Yellow 6 Lake (CI 15985).

By the Pound
B

Limited Edition

8
Product
7.5
Pigmentation
8
Texture
9.5
Longevity
4.5
Application
83%
Total
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01/06

Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments
Colour Pop Extra Sprinkles Super Shock Pressed Pigments

Extra Sprinkles

Extra Sprinkles is a white gold with flecks of pale gold and silver sparkle. It had semi-opaque pigmentation that was buildable to full coverage with a second layer. The texture was smooth, spongy to the touch, and had enough slip that it was blendable and easy to work with, but it was quick to transform to a more powder-like finish when it was applied to my skin. It stayed on well for 10 hours with a touch of fallout but didn’t crease or fade during that time.

Ingredients

Cyclohexasiloxane, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Calcium Aluminum Borosilicate, Dimethicone, Cyclopentasiloxane, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Boron Nitride, Isododecane, Silica, C30-45 Alkyl Cetearyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Dimethicone/Vinyltrimethylsiloxysilicate Crosspolymer, Flavor, Phenoxyethanol, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Tin Oxide, Mangifera Indica (Mango) Seed Butter, Propylene Carbonate, Ethylhexylglycerin, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Bismuth Oxychloride (CI 77163), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492), Mica (CI 77019), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).

Extra Sprinkles
B+

Limited Edition

8.5
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
9.5
Longevity
5
Application
89%
Total
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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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Because I’d be using these more as topper or inner corner highlight, I really love that they either apply sheerer or can be easily sheered out. I personally love both shades!

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