$18.00/0.34 oz. – $52.94 Per Ounce
The system is a cream product that’s speculated to be “extremely pigmented,” “smudge proof,” “waterproof, and “fast drying.” They’re multi-purpose merchandise that can be utilized on the eyes, lips, and cheeks (although be aware: the Foil end consists of plastic, or PET, glitter, which is technically not thought-about eye secure by way of FDA).
The important thing takeaway with this system is that they actually do imply “fast drying” — it’s each a professional and a con, however it’s a must to work rapidly and effectively when utilizing this product on the pores and skin the place one may wish to diffuse, unfold, or mix out edges. Whereas the model is consumer-friendly, this product is especially favored by make-up artists, and I did really feel like there was a studying curve with them.
Some shades dry a bit sooner than others, and as soon as they dry down, they’re fairly smudge proof as marketed, so they do not wish to be moved. Makes an attempt to mix them out after they set typically resulted within the product lifting off the pores and skin. They’re additionally, sometimes, fairly pigmented, so one ought to train warning when making use of to cheeks initially. I discovered that among the extra sparkly shades have been sheerer.
The consistency was skinny, light-weight, and a runnier cream, which meant that it was simple to squeeze out extra product than desired from the tube for the uninitiated. After a number of makes use of, I used to be capable of dial within the strain I wanted to squeeze out the product and was persistently capable of get what I wanted from there.
Relying on the depth of the shade relative to your pores and skin tone and whether or not you wished a sheerer or extra opaque finish consequence, fingertips or artificial brushes could be the first instruments. I discovered that I typically most popular to place a bit product on the again of my hand after which used both my fingertips (for extra all-over software) or a brush (for extra exact or opaque software). For precision and ease of use (as my fingertips are a bit giant in comparison with my eye dimension), I favored fluffy, artificial brushes to diffuse the sides or sheer out the product.
A number of the Foil shades specifically tended to a bit thicker and tackier when utilized, and I wasn’t at all times capable of maneuver them evenly. They appeared to work higher as an accent, like on the internal tear duct or on the center of the lid.
The vast majority of shades have been very pigmented, pretty blendable, and long-wearing, whereas most shades lasted 10 hours with out fading, creasing, or flaking. I did really feel like my eyelids obtained a bit drier from carrying a number of of those shades for a number of days in a row.
They utilized loads higher to lips than I anticipated, as I typically discover that multi-purpose merchandise do nicely on one or two areas however not often all of them. The product utilized nicely with a fingertip or a lip brush, although for pace, I favored utilizing a fingertip. The vast majority of the shades utilized evenly, did not emphasize my lip texture/lip strains, and have been comfy sufficient to put on.
The dry down was noticeable, however the product had mild tackiness, although I did not have points with the colour raise up. Regardless of having extra of a liquid lipstick form of dry down, it nonetheless felt lighter-weight and was versatile, which is what made it extra comfy to put on. I did not see marks left on my glass, they usually simply lasted via a cup of espresso. Most shades appeared to put on for six hours or longer on me.
The extra sparkly shades with much less opacity tended to be least even and felt tackier, and if I pressed and rubbed my lips collectively, it appeared like some product moved a bit.
As cheek software is commonly sheerer, quite than full protection, making use of the extra pigmented shades to cheeks took some getting used it as one has to work rapidly and begin with method lower than you want. I most popular utilizing extra feathery, duo-fiber brushes for actually vivid shades to diffuse and apply product on cheeks higher, however fingertips labored for getting an preliminary placement after which a clear brush was beautiful for the mixing portion.
The wear and tear time on cheeks was comparable with eyes (so round 10 hours of fine put on).
Editor’s be aware: I do not know why I did not make this connection beforehand (sooner or later, I used to be conscious they have been multi-use), as I purchased these as cream eyeshadows for evaluate. If I had to return and do swatches of every shade on cheeks and lips, I would by no means, ever evaluate (primarily based on the amount of different merchandise I’ve within the queue), so whereas I examined every shade for software, pigmentation, longevity, and many others. for all three functions, you’ll solely discover a pores and skin swatch.
Browse all of our Danessa Myricks Colorfix Foils swatches.
Water/Aqua/Eau, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Styrene/acrylates copolymer, Alcohol, PVP, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Hydroxyethylcellulose, Carbomer, Phenoxyethanol, Mica, (+/-): Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Crimson 6 Lake (CI 15850), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140), Silver (CI 77820).
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