A good, creaseless, pigmented cream shadow is hard to find – for sure. The best creaseless, all day iron clad ones I can think of usually a little sheer (Jill Stuart Eye Jellies and Shiseido Hydro Power for example). Then there are the very pigmented ones that don’t stay put (Illamasqua creases, Nars creases). So when I saw Too Faced’s Lock Down cream eyeshadows I was excited. Apparently these are infused with Shadow Insurance, one […]
Whilst I was in London I visited Charles Fox in Covent Garden, which is a nice little shop to visit and as a added bonus they always ask if I’m a student, “Awww shucks. I still look like a student.” Hmmm…maybe. I love cream eyeshadows, and Kryolan’s Aqua Pearl Shades is a creamy, rich shadow that comes in 13 shades in a 5ml bottle. I choose White Gold and Purple. The purple is a very […]
I saw a fab review for these Canmake Liquid Shadow Bases, so decided to give them a go. I have a few items from Canmake – they are very much a drugstore range (think of Boots no. 17, super affordable, young brand). Its really hit and miss with them, unlike other Japanese drugstore brands like Kate from Kanebo that when they’re good, they’re like an ice cold coke on a hot day – it really […]
If Estee Lauder was a pair of pants, they would be granny pants, and not even good ones that suck you in, the ones that are elasticated and are fraying slightly. It’s not a brand I buy from at all – just not interesting enough, but I found myself drawn to their new Double Wear Eyeshadows. I die for cream eyeshadows. I really really really do. But I have a criteria. 5 Cream Eyeshadow Commandments: […]
It’s Easter weekend, ladies! I started my weekend of glamour off by going to B&Q for a plunger – don’t ask. And what did I wear to B&Q – why Urban Decay! Love Urban Decay. It’s one of the more affordable but high quality brands out there. Haulage, and as you can see, my nosy cat wanted to get involved: Read on for photos, swatches and review!….