Illamasqua Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner Review, Photos, Swatches

Illamasqua Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner
Illamasqua Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner

Illamasqua Fall/Winter 2011: Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner

Illamasqua Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner ($27.50 for 0.06 oz.) is described as an “aubergine” by Illamasqua and “burgundy brown” by Sephora. I reviewed the formula here, and I wore and tested Havoc and had the same results. It’s long-wearing and waterproof once it dries down (takes twenty seconds or so).

I found Havoc to deliver excellent color payoff, too–really rich, bold color in a single stroke. It’s an intense burgundy wine with a semi-matte finish–no shimmer at all–that is so in tune with the autumnal hues.  The brown in the color makes it easier to wear, because if the red tones were more dominating, it could give the illusion of I-just-cried-my-eyes-out when worn–which is not usually the look one wants.  The closest comparable shade is Make Up For Ever #11, which is redder, lighter, and shimmery.

Havoc

PPermanent. $27.50.
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Product
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Pigmentation
10
Texture
10
Longevity
4
Application
98%
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Illamasqua Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner
Illamasqua Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner

Illamasqua Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner
Illamasqua Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner

Illamasqua Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner
Illamasqua Havoc Precision Ink Liquid Eyeliner

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I’m still waiting for one of these brand to FINALLY put out a Blackened Green shade like MAC’s Inkspill. *___*

Love the colour. Hate the LiquidLast formula/brush. I really don’t care as to who just someone do it!

I need this pretty hard. Probably will pick it up during Sephora’s F&F sale this year. Thanks for the swatches! I love seeing so close and clear. The color will be a great match for my skin, I think.

Must. Have. This. It reminds me of the discontinued Lancome’s Artliner in Cranberry only a bit deeper and without the gold shimmer. I’ve got Dark Diversion to satisfy reddish eyeliner craving but this seems so much better.

What a great color. It would be amazing with a gold-themed eye, I think.

Also, it’s kind of nice to see a non-shimmery red. Much as I like my shine, sometimes I just want a strong, bold slash of color.

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