ColourPop Laurel & Moonbeam Creme Shadows Opinions & Swatches

Laurel

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow ($8.00 for 0.13 oz.) is a lightweight peach with affordable, warmth undertones and a flat, matte finish. It had good coloration safety in a single layer, however it certainly was the driest shade throughout the launch of 4–even after working away the very best layer. It was almost putty-like initially, and whereas often, I uncover the warmth of a fingertip aids in utility… this parts merely laughed at my foolishness.

Making an attempt to make use of this shade with fingertips yielded further product on my fingertip and big patches the place product had lifted away on account of it was every tackier whereas being dry and clingy. A flat, synthetic brush was greater at getting product onto my pores and pores and skin initially, nevertheless there was some separation alongside my crease and finer traces. A fluffy, synthetic brush was greater at dispersing the product whereas laying it down, which made it faster to make use of so there was a lot much less seen patchiness.

Sadly, I couldn’t clear out or uncover a way throughout the product getting into my creases/separating alongside them–it was tons like a liquid lipstick that “cracks” after it dries down. The product had pale noticeably after six hours of injury on my lid and lasted nearer to eight hours on the realm above my crease/on my brow bone.

FURTHER READING: Elements Overview for particulars on fundamental effectivity and traits (like scent).

Prime Dupes

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  • Sephora Latte (LE, ) is lighter, hotter (95% associated).
  • Sephora Golden Marshmallow (351) (P, $8.00) is lighter (90% associated).
  • Huda Magnificence Momentum (PiP, ) is lighter (90% associated).
  • Coloured Raine Cloudy (LE, $6.99) is darker (90% associated).
  • Tom Ford Magnificence Naked Metropolis (LE, $36.00) is lighter (90% associated).
  • Bobbi Brown Bijou (LE, $38.00) is hotter (85% associated).
  • Sephora Magnolia (PiP, ) is way much less shimmery, hotter (85% associated).
  • Too Confronted White Chocolate (PiP, $16.00) is lighter, hotter (85% associated).
  • Metropolis Decay ABC Gum (P, $19.00) is way much less shimmery, hotter (85% associated).
  • Dose of Colors Elementary (LE, ) is lighter, hotter (85% associated).
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Elements Overview

$8.00/0.13 oz. – $61.54 Per Ounce

The parts is supposed to be a “primer and shadow in a single” that is long-wearing, “crease-proof and waterproof” that may be utilized to “even out lid coloration” or worn “alone for a minimal look” or used beneath eyeshadow to “intensify coloration and lengthen placed on.” Per the mannequin, it could be utilized with each fingertips or a “larger shade brush.”

These have been an actual wrestle to work with. I spent sooner or later merely searching for the correct technique to use the cream eyeshadows that didn’t seem like I hadn’t had a drop of hydration in 40 years–they made my lids look shriveled, flaky, and emphasised texture I didn’t know was there. I needed to give up and try as soon as extra the next day so I didn’t abuse my lids previous restore.

The next day, I utilized them with the “best” methodology I would decide and was astonished by how poorly they wore. The mannequin’s Super Shock Shadows, which is a cream-to-powder parts, placed on like iron for me; they often go on merely beautifully and ultimate 10 hours with out creasing or fading. That is no doubt one of many worst cream eyeshadow formulation I’ve tried and is no doubt one of many few soul-crushing disappointments I’ve expert from the mannequin since its inception.

These alternated between sort of drier, stiffer and evenly creamy; the very best layer appeared to dry pretty quickly–three of the Four shades arrived with a drier excessive layer that grew to grow to be creamier after a second swatch. Nonetheless, as soon as I went to utilize them for utility and testing on the eyes, that top layer felt a bit drier each time.

The parts is fairly quick-drying, though it remained a bit tacky the place my lid peeled away from the realm above my crease. There was almost no play time the least bit; I really feel using fingertips was completely the worst technique to use these as fingertip utility yielded a faster-drying product that utilized erratically, lifted away as a result of it dried down, and almost immediately gathered into creases and accentuated every top quality line and little little bit of texture on my lid with out fail. I moreover felt my fingertips stick a bit with a slight sensation of my lid coming off of my eyeball as I tried to diffuse the product.

A flat brush led to marginal enchancment; a flat brush delivered further even safety, nevertheless generally a thicker layer, and that’s the place I seen further tackiness and the place I had the problem of my pores and pores and skin sticking collectively, which created bald patches the place the color caught and lifted away onto a singular part of my eye (e.g. from my lid to above my crease).

A fluffy brush was the proper gadget to utilize in my experience as a result of it supplied a thinner, further even layer of product whereas concurrently buffing/diffusing it out, nevertheless when you don’t combine it out correct immediately, there’s no forgiveness the least bit. The product has no means to endure rather a lot mixing, rubbing, or faffing or else it flakes off–an unintentional rub of the eye will result in a complete bald patch to deal with. It did not take rather a lot to flake all of it away.

I do not advocate layering or improve, and I truly don’t advocate mixing two shades collectively as attempting to combine them collectively resulted in a single taking away the alternative and abandoning no product the least bit throughout the area.

I could not maintain it from getting into top quality traces regardless of the gadget I used, and I tried to go away my lid closed for two minutes to let it set further nevertheless that did not help. I tried using powder eyeshadow on excessive, and I felt like most shades “ate” a complete lot of the color from further matte eyeshadows, so irrespective of was layered on excessive regarded drier, uneven, and pale. With shimmery eyeshadows, they appeared to make use of greater nevertheless had a further frosted, textured look that wasn’t as clear or as shiny as when worn over bare pores and pores and skin or over a traditional primer.

The parts didn’t ultimate correctly on my lids; the lighter shades had started to fade inside 5 hours of injury and two have been almost gone inside eight hours. They’ve been a lot much less vulnerable to fading above the crease area on me (identical to the brow bone) and there was an trustworthy amount of coloration nonetheless present after eight hours.

Browse all of our Coloration Pop Crème Shadow swatches.

Components

Isododecane, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Synthetic Wax, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Caprylyl Methicone, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Silica, Phenoxyethanol, BHT, Caprylyl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Hexylene Glycol, Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).

Laurel

LERestricted Model. $8.00.

F

F

0.5
Product

9
Pigmentation

1.5
Texture

6
Longevity

1.5
Software program

41%
Entire

Moonbeam

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow ($8.00 for 0.13 oz.) is a medium brown with affordable, warmth undertones and a flat, matte finish. This shade had a creamier actually really feel initially than completely different shades as soon as I first tried it, nevertheless subsequent makes use of revealed that it had the identical tendency to be firmer and drier on the ground and barely creamier beneath it after each use.

The parts was tougher to work with, nevertheless this was one in all many “greater” shades, though not by rather a lot and by no means one factor I’d want to try out as soon as extra. It had opaque coloration safety and utilized decently with a flat, synthetic brush nevertheless separated alongside top quality traces and caught on texture, notably as a result of it dried down or if I attempted to layer one thing over it. The product started to flake away and go away behind bald patches in its wake.

I nonetheless wouldn’t problem with fingertips as a result of the parts dried down too shortly and wasn’t blendable or spreadable almost immediately after the product was utilized to my pores and pores and skin as soon as I used my fingers. If I attempted to combine/unfold, the product lifted away fully. A fluffy brush remained the proper gadget to get further even, delicate edges with out risking entire patchiness to get there.

The dry down was quick, so that you simply’ll want to work in a short while and go for further minimal mixing. It did not seem to make use of greater as a thin layer; I had a bit a lot much less noticeable creasing with a thinner layer nevertheless further patchiness, whereas a further medium layer (not heavy! nevertheless further opaque) had a lot much less patchiness nevertheless pulled away top quality traces/creases and clung to texture (that I in truth couldn’t see specifically particular person… and wasn’t there as soon as I utilized one different cream eyeshadow shortly to look at if it was truly solely a nightmare).

This one lasted longer than completely different shades; the creasing didn’t seem to worsen until after seven hours of injury and commenced to fade noticeably after eight hours of injury. It was flaking to start out with, though, and there was some additional flaking over time.

FURTHER READING: Elements Overview for particulars on fundamental effectivity and traits (like scent).

Prime Dupes

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  • Too Confronted Puree (PiP, $16.00) is darker (95% associated).
  • Viseart Nue (PiP, ) is darker, hotter (90% associated).
  • Viseart Latte (PiP, ) is hotter (90% associated).
  • Fenty Magnificence Cumin Get It (PiP, ) is lighter, cooler (90% associated).
  • Chanel Légèreté et Expérience #4 (LE, ) is darker, cooler (90% associated).
  • Make-up Geek Wine Barrel (LE, $6.00) is hotter (90% associated).
  • Make-up Geek Bake Sale (DC, $6.00) is lighter (90% associated).
  • Coloration Pop Crack On (PiP, $4.50) is darker, hotter (90% associated).
  • Kaja Rich Espresso (PiP, ) is darker (90% associated).
  • Sephora Auburn (LE, ) is lighter, hotter (90% associated).
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Elements Overview

$8.00/0.13 oz. – $61.54 Per Ounce

The parts is supposed to be a “primer and shadow in a single” that is long-wearing, “crease-proof and waterproof” that may be utilized to “even out lid coloration” or worn “alone for a minimal look” or used beneath eyeshadow to “intensify coloration and lengthen placed on.” Per the mannequin, it could be utilized with each fingertips or a “larger shade brush.”

These have been an actual wrestle to work with. I spent sooner or later merely searching for the correct technique to use the cream eyeshadows that didn’t seem like I hadn’t had a drop of hydration in 40 years–they made my lids look shriveled, flaky, and emphasised texture I didn’t know was there. I needed to give up and try as soon as extra the next day so I didn’t abuse my lids previous restore.

The next day, I utilized them with the “best” methodology I would decide and was astonished by how poorly they wore. The mannequin’s Super Shock Shadows, which is a cream-to-powder parts, placed on like iron for me; they often go on merely beautifully and ultimate 10 hours with out creasing or fading. That is no doubt one of many worst cream eyeshadow formulation I’ve tried and is no doubt one of many few soul-crushing disappointments I’ve expert from the mannequin since its inception.

These alternated between sort of drier, stiffer and evenly creamy; the very best layer appeared to dry pretty quickly–three of the Four shades arrived with a drier excessive layer that grew to grow to be creamier after a second swatch. Nonetheless, as soon as I went to utilize them for utility and testing on the eyes, that top layer felt a bit drier each time.

The parts is fairly quick-drying, though it remained a bit tacky the place my lid peeled away from the realm above my crease. There was almost no play time the least bit; I really feel using fingertips was completely the worst technique to use these as fingertip utility yielded a faster-drying product that utilized erratically, lifted away as a result of it dried down, and almost immediately gathered into creases and accentuated every top quality line and little little bit of texture on my lid with out fail. I moreover felt my fingertips stick a bit with a slight sensation of my lid coming off of my eyeball as I tried to diffuse the product.

A flat brush led to marginal enchancment; a flat brush delivered further even safety, nevertheless generally a thicker layer, and that’s the place I seen further tackiness and the place I had the problem of my pores and pores and skin sticking collectively, which created bald patches the place the color caught and lifted away onto a singular part of my eye (e.g. from my lid to above my crease).

A fluffy brush was the proper gadget to utilize in my experience as a result of it supplied a thinner, further even layer of product whereas concurrently buffing/diffusing it out, nevertheless when you don’t combine it out correct immediately, there’s no forgiveness the least bit. The product has no means to endure rather a lot mixing, rubbing, or faffing or else it flakes off–an unintentional rub of the eye will result in a complete bald patch to deal with. It did not take rather a lot to flake all of it away.

I do not advocate layering or improve, and I truly don’t advocate mixing two shades collectively as attempting to combine them collectively resulted in a single taking away the alternative and abandoning no product the least bit throughout the area.

I could not maintain it from getting into top quality traces regardless of the gadget I used, and I tried to go away my lid closed for two minutes to let it set further nevertheless that did not help. I tried using powder eyeshadow on excessive, and I felt like most shades “ate” a complete lot of the color from further matte eyeshadows, so irrespective of was layered on excessive regarded drier, uneven, and pale. With shimmery eyeshadows, they appeared to make use of greater nevertheless had a further frosted, textured look that wasn’t as clear or as shiny as when worn over bare pores and pores and skin or over a traditional primer.

The parts didn’t ultimate correctly on my lids; the lighter shades had started to fade inside 5 hours of injury and two have been almost gone inside eight hours. They’ve been a lot much less vulnerable to fading above the crease area on me (identical to the brow bone) and there was an trustworthy amount of coloration nonetheless present after eight hours.

Browse all of our Coloration Pop Crème Shadow swatches.

Components

Isododecane, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Synthetic Wax, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Caprylyl Methicone, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Silica, Phenoxyethanol, BHT, Caprylyl Glycol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Hexylene Glycol, Iron Oxides (CI 77491,CI 77492, CI 77499), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).

Moonbeam

LERestricted Model. $8.00.

F

F

2
Product

10
Pigmentation

6
Texture

6
Longevity

2
Software program

58%
Entire

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow

ColourPop Laurel + Moonbeam — 15 Minutes After Software program

ColourPop Laurel + Moonbeam — 15 Minutes After Software program

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Laurel Crème Shadow

ColourPop Laurel + Moonbeam — 15 Minutes After Software program

ColourPop Laurel + Moonbeam — 15 Minutes After Software program

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow

Coloration Pop Moonbeam Crème Shadow