Stila Magnificent Metals Glitter & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow is an eyeshadow that retails for $24.00 and contains 0.15 oz. ($160.00 per ounce). There are 35 shades in our database, which you can select from in the View a Shade dropdown menu below or jump to these sections: Review, or Description.
Stila says that it’s supposed to be a “long-wearing, sparkle eye shadow” in a “water-infused texture” that “dries down smoothly” with “minimal fallout.” There’s a lot to be impressed by with the formula, but there was some inconsistency in opacity and overall wateriness between shades so not all shades were equally impressive. When they’re good, they were pigmented, dried down evenly without creasing, and were long-wearing with minimal fallout. When they’re less impressive, they are more watery, semi-sheer to semi-opaque, prone to creasing as they dry down, though the wear is similar across all shades.
I felt like there was less fallout with the less blending done with them, e.g. applying directly to lid and only minimally working along the edges yielded the least fallout compared to diffusing and blending out the color with a brush. If I accidentally rubbed an eye, it seemed to interfere with the integrity of the wear completely–it was like a downhill avalanche of glitter that could not be stopped. They were easiest to use as the last step in a look, patted over eyeshadow with fingertip or swiped on with the sponge applicator for more of a “cut crease” kind of effect, or used along the lash line as eyeliner (I liked using a thin, liquid eyeliner brush to get a thinner line). They removed fairly well, but it was hard to get every last bit of glitter off the skin, though it was never painful or uncomfortable to remove them.
The average rating based on all reviewed shade(s) in this formula is shown below.
Magnificent Metals Glitter & Glow Liquid Eyeshadow is a long-wearing, sparkle eyeshadow with the perfect blend of pearl and glitter to leave your eyes with incredible luster and shimmer. With its uniquely lightweight, water-infused texture, it glides on effortlessly, then dries down smoothly, locking in maximum sparkle with minimal fallout for elevated eye looks.
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Based on 4 Reviews, 7 Quick Reviews
The Good: Creamy (7), Easy To Apply (7), Smooth (6), Blendable (6), Long-wearing (6), Crease-resistant (4), Great Value (3), Travel-friendly (1)
The In-Between: Buildable (6), Sheer (4), Highly Pigmented (3)
The Bad: Fall Out (3), Hard To Apply (1)
4 Written Reviews
By shin 2 years ago.
This stuff is BEAUTIFUL!! The color is so amazing! It's extremely glittery and shiny and has an awesome reflective quality. The pigment is great. The applicator is a little awkward and it's difficult to gauge whether you have too much or too little product on it, but it's fine because the product is buildable. The glitter does have some fall out. Overall, this is one of my new absolute favorite products.