Commando is a muted, medium-dark beige with subtle, warmer undertones and a matte finish. It had a very soft, smooth feel to it that blended out nicely on the skin but didn't lose its intensity immediately. This shade had good color coverage and lasted for eight hours. Giorgio Armani Nude Smoke (24) (DC, $39.00) is warmer (95% similar). ColourPop Hanky Panky (P, $6.00) is warmer (95% similar). Tarte Hearts & Crafts (LE, ) is brighter (90% similar). Clinique Nude Rose (PiP, $15.00) is lighter (85% similar). Hourglass Infinity #2 (PiP, ) is darker, warmer (85% similar). Tarte View from the Taupe (LE, ) is darker, warmer (85% similar). Guerlain Hey Nude (04) (P, $34.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). Too Faced Cookie Dough (LE, $16.00) is warmer (90% similar). Tarte Cove (LE, ) is lighter, warmer (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.
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Urban Decay’s groundbreaking new eye shadow formula. This reformulation of Urban Decay’s eye shadow features even softer, amazingly velvety texture; richer, more dense and decadent color; smoother, more uniform pigment distribution and blendability; and longer-lasting, more crease-free wear. The new line of shadows features a completely revamped assortment of shades, new textures, and a totally redesigned token compact. The secret to the new formula is Urban Decay’s Pigment Infusion System™, a vehicle for color that holds tightly to pigment and gives the formula its glide. The proprietory blend of ingredients allows color to weave itself through the formula resulting in insane color payout, color that stays on your lids, and sparkle that doesn’t fall. The amazing technology works for every shade and finish. Every Urban Decay shade is silky, blendable, and stays put.