NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Review & Swatches

01/11

NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder
NABLA Cosmetics Amnesia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder

Amnesia

NABLA Cosmetics Amensia Skin Glazing Highlighter Powder ($26.00 for 0.23 oz.) is a light-medium gold with stronger, warm undertones and a luminous sheen. It was buildable in its intensity–up to metallic–if layered or applied with a dampened brush. It had opaque pigmentation that could easily be applied with a lighter hand or diffused for sheerer coverage if preferred.

The texture was smooth to the touch, more firmly-pressed in the pan but not stiff or difficult to apply or blend out on my skin. You’ll want to use a moderately dense brush (e.g. not a fan brush) to pick up an even amount of product for application. The advantage to this type of formula is how the powder “melts” on the skin and has a seamless finish. It wore well for eight and a half hours on me before fading visibly.

Formula Overview

$26.00/0.23 oz. - $113.04 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed have a "mirror effect" and "unexpected brilliance." They have more of a gel-powder base, where it has a slightly drier, firmer feel but not in a bad way, so the product will pick up best with a moderately dense brush (as opposed to something like a fan brush) but have no powderiness.

The range was very pigmented but easy to pick up less product for a sheerer, more buildable effect. They were easy to apply, blended out nicely, and yielded a moderate glow that was smooth and not prone to emphasizing skin texture.

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Ingredients

mica, cetearyl ethylhexanoate, hdi/trimethylol hexyllactone crosspolymer, squalane, octyldodecyl stearoyl stearate, glycerin, polysorbate 20, caprylyl glycol, ethylhexylglycerin, 1,2-hexanediol, carrageenan, pentaerythrityl tetra-di-t-butyl hydroxyhydrocinnamate, silica, dicalcium phosphate, synthetic fluorphlogopite. +/− (may contain / peut contenir): ci 77891 (titanium dioxide), ci 77491 - ci 77499 (iron oxides).

Amnesia
10
Product
10
Pigmentation
10
Texture
9
Longevity
5
Application
98%
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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Simply gorgeous! And even though I have MAC Whisper Of Gilt, this is still a bit tempting. Looks so perfectly “melty” and one with the skin!

This is really pretty also. So far, I have liked every shade in this release. I would like to be able to purchase Nabla in Italy so I am going to resist spending any money on them now and save towards returning to Italy, LOL!

Wow – this looks so good. I can’t really wear these kinds of highlighters as it turns my skin too dewy – read greasy, but I just love this shade for others.

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