Eye Majic Instant Eye Shadow ($2.49 for 2 in a box, $$5.75 for 5 $10.95 for 10) and — is the first “hold-and-press” eye shadow applicator that imparts high-pigment colors so anyone can achieve precise, flawless, eyeshadow looks in 10 seconds!
These are very easy to use. Just press on lid, then take an eye shadow brush to blend it in around the edges. Fun and really cool! Currently there are 15 different kits that include matte and pearl colors options. Purchase at www.eyemajic.com.
Smashbox Photo Op Eye Shadow Trio ($28 USD) A color-coordinated eye shadow trio. Create beautiful eyes effortlessly with Smashbox’s award-winning eye shadow trios. These perfectly coordinated hues take the guesswork out of choosing what shades to wear together. Each trio features a base, contour, and highlight shade for mistake-proof application. Plus, three shades in one pot equal a travel-friendly necessity for the girl on the go. Peel back the shade label for easy-to-follow Get-the-Look application tips.
The palette above is called Shutterspeed. It has been my everyday look for over a week now. The gray with the beige colors is so pretty! But if this isn’t the color combo for you, there are 16 to choose from! Purchase at www.smashboxcosmetics.com or www.sephora.com.
Pixi Beauty Shade Quartette ($22 USD) — A tone-on-tone wheel of coordinated shades for the ultimate natural eye. Custom mixed formulas from satin to iridescent are super silky and give instant lustre. Suit-all shades transition easily from day to night and blend like a dream. With added coated mineral pigments to reflect the light plus good-for-you nutrients.
This is available in 3 natural palettes — Shades of Nude, Shades of Peach and Shades of Taupe (left to right in photo above). I have the Shades of Peach which is soft and shimmery on — perfect for the current trend of pale, sheer eyeshadow. Pare it with a strong eyeliner, lots of mascara and a stronger lip — pretty for fall! You can purchase at Target stores or www.pixibeauty.com.
Tarte Amazonian Clay Eye & Cheek Palette ($44 USD) — A stylish mirrored clutch featuring eye and cheek essentials formulated with Tarte’s biggest beauty breakthrough: Amazonian clay. So pretty you’ll want to take it out of your purse for frequent touch-ups, this faux-snakeskin adorned palette contains six Amazonian clay eye shadows that deliver the perfect amount of creamy matte perfection or subtle shimmer. Also inside are two Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blushes in one original, bestselling shade and one new shade. Amazonian clay works to nourish lids, reduce surface oil, and improve overall texture for easy application and better wear.
Tarte has some of the best wearing shadows out there. Highly pigmented and so long-lasting. The colors in this Palette can be used for day or night — just change up the colors. The blushes are super pretty as well, but be careful — a little goes a long way! Available at www.sephora.com.
Smashbox Waterproof Shadow Liner ($22 USD) A stay-put waterproof eye shadow and long-wearing liner in one. Give eyes soft definition wherever, whenever with this travel-friendly, mistake-proof shadow liner. The creamy waterproof formula glides on effortlessly for endless possibilities. Smudge as a liner or blend as a shadow with included smudger for allover, longwearing color. Light-reflecting pearls give high-drama color and shimmer, while emollients create a silky, creamy texture.
I have been using this liner in Metallic Bronze. It is so versatile and easy. I apply the liner as a shadow and smudge it all over my lid, then line my upper and lower lids with the same pencil. So pretty for day or night! Purchase at www.smashboxcosmetics.com or www.sephora.com.
Face Stockholm Lash Booster ($34 USD) — Get noticeably longer, thicker and fuller lashes after only one day of use! This revolutionary, strengthening and lengthening mascara with Booster Complex – a blend of rich vegetable waxes and polymers – nourishes and stimulates the growth of eyelashes.
Use Lash Booster as your everyday mascara for at least 60 consecutive days and get clinically-proven, measurable results: lashes up to 1.5 mm longer and 15% fuller!
I have been using for only a week. I have noticed that the mascara lengthens and thickens my lashes, but it has not been long enough to notice lash growth. If I do in a couple of months, I will let you know! The good news is that it is not irritating my extremely sensitive eyes (lash growth products usually do!) Purchase at www.facestockholm.com.
Enjoy your beautiful eyes!