Fenty Magnificence Cognac Match Stix Shimmer Skinstick Evaluation & Swatches
Fenty Magnificence Cognac Match Stix Shimmer Skinstick ($25.00 for 0.25 oz.) is a deep, coppery brown with heat, reddish undertones and a pearly sheen. It had opaque pigmentation when utilized straight from the tube, and extra medium, buildable protection when utilized with a brush or fingertip. The feel felt easy, barely emollient (however not moist or creamy), and it had sufficient slip that I might switch product from my fingertip to my cheeks with out it drying down fully.
The cream blush was skinny, extra power-like when utilized to my cheeks, and it dried down quick sufficient that I felt like I needed to work in a short time to diffuse the sides of the blush. It didn’t mix out as evenly as I might, sadly, and because of this, the everlasting model carried out considerably worse in comparison with the vacation mini launch did. It wore properly for eight hours on me earlier than fading visibly.
- MAC Laborious to Get (P, $27.00) is extra shimmery (90% related).
- MAC Glow With It (P, $33.00) is lighter, hotter (85% related).
- Dior Blush Bronze (PiP, ) is extra shimmery, lighter, hotter (85% related).
- MAC Earthshine (LE, $34.00) is extra shimmery, darker, hotter (85% related).
- NARS Lovejoy (P, $30.00) is extra shimmery, cooler (85% related).
- LORAC Highlight (LE, $23.00) is extra shimmery, lighter (80% related).
- NYX Deep Plum (P, $6.50) is extra shimmery, lighter, cooler (80% related).
$25.00/0.25 oz. – $100.00 Per Ounce
The components is meant to be long-wearing with a “light-as-air,” “blendable” texture that “lives to be layered.” They twist-up and are medium-sized with a domed edge. I discovered that making use of to my fingertips labored higher than direct software, because it enabled me better management over protection stage in addition to placement, and for those who have a tendency to use over basis, then it will assist hold the Match Stix cleaner, too.
The feel was skinny, and it did appear to go from a “cream” within the tube to a extra powder-like product as soon as on the pores and skin. They had been pretty blendable with just a few being extra sparkly with much less seen base colour, which might not be for everybody, and others had a extra pearl-like sheen that didn’t emphasize my pores and skin’s pure texture. Most shades utilized and blended out with out lifting up basis or pulling into pores (over naked pores and skin), however the ones that did tended to have bigger particles in them. They lasted between six and eight hours on me.
An issue I had all through simply swatching every shade on my cheeks for pictures was that no matter was uncovered was a bit dry, extra powdery to the contact, and I felt like I needed to actually heat the product up and/or swipe it forwards and backwards on the again of my hand to refresh the feel. This isn’t unusual with drier, cream-based formulation, nevertheless it’s nonetheless a draw back and an space that may very well be improved upon. Some shades had been very pigmented, others had been medium and buildable, and a pair had been sheerer.
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