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Liquid Shadows - The Easiest Look Evvvaaaa

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RebeccaSuzanne_Says
I’m a big fan of shimmery liquid shadows because they’re easy to apply and look like you put in way more effort into your eye look than you actually did. Liquid shadows all feature some sort of doe foot applicator that you can apply directly to your lid, finger, or brush. Tap out with your finger for more color or a brush for a more soft, diffused effect. Adding a second layer will also intensity the color. Heck, you could even layer different colors for a custom color! These are some of my favorites in my collection. Most are higher end and mid-range, but you can sometimes get these on sale and I also encourage you to try drugstore formulas like Wet n Wild and ELF. My favorite way to wear these is on their own, but you can also add some powder shadow into your crease and/or outer corner depending on the look you’re going for. Swipe for swatches and looks wearing 3 of these over the last few days! Top to bottom: Kosas - 10-Second Eyeshadow
in the shadows “globe” (chestnut) and “supreme” (deep gold)- love the lightweight, buildable but easy to sheer formula, but color range is limited and these are definitely a splurge item at $27 each. “Globe” was sent to me by the brand, “supreme” purchased by me. Colourpop x Zoella supernova shadow in “bellini”. I somehow missed that Colourpop no longer sells these shadows?!?! Sorry about that.. This was part of a creator collection with Zoella. The formula is super easy to work with and reflective (see eye look). These used to retail for $8 or $9. Bummer they’re not available anymore... You may be able to find on EBay, Poshmark, Mercari, etc. COVER FX - Shimmer Veil
in the shade “amethyst”. I have 4 of these shimmer veils. This color is my favorite. It’s a soft purple that compliments my brown eyes and offers shimmer without being gaudy. The formula is nice, but not consistent across all colors. I have a very pale pink that cracks and makes my eyelids look 80 years old, but this color and the other 2 (not featured) don’t do that. These are not worth $28 each. Get on sale or look for a minis set. Glossier. - Lidstar Glistening Eye Glow
in the shades “cub” (rose gold) and “fawn” (taupe purple). Glossier has a deal where you can purchase 2 for $30, which was okay by me. Both colors are stunning and can be sheered out or built up. You don’t need a primer - they last all day on their own. The shade range is limited, so I hope thar Glossier expands in the future. stila - Shimmer & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow
in “starlight”. I LOVE this formula. It’s worth the money in my opinion, and especially awesome if you can find at TJ Maxx or Marshall’s for 1/2 price like I did. I have purchased other shades at full price ($24) and used them up! My true faves are “cloud” and “grace” but I haven’t replaced them yet. I much prefer this formula vs the glitter formula because those required glitter glue and dried out super quick. What’s your fave?
Aug. 5
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valchemicThank you for this post! I ended up getting the Kosas in Supreme and Fahrenheit & the CoverFx in Amethyst after being curious and then finding your review ✨
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RebeccaSuzanne_SaysGlad to have helped! Hope you enjoy them!
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Fall Glow 🍁
Zoom call glow brought to to you by: Kosas - 10-Second Eyeshadow Rare Beauty - Perfect Strokes Matte Liquid Liner Rare Beauty - Liquid Touch Brightening Concealer mented - High Brow Pencil
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heynoonoo
Easy 10 MIN makeup look. Out the door!
I’m all about finding easy natural looking makeup looks. Don’t get me wrong, I love a good glam session, but most times I am pressed for time and need to get out the door. These are some of my go-to products for times like that! Minimal but still a really pretty makeup look! I have combo skin, and right now my tone is light-medium! For a quick look I’m all about time efficiency! I use Perricone MD - No Makeup Foundation Serum Broad Spectrum SPF 20 for a quick sheen finish and evening out my skin (I have some hyperpigmentation spots). This stuff is really great. It’s really lightweight and it genuinely looks like you aren’t wearing any makeup! I would almost compare it to Ilia Beauty’s skin tint but this one is not oily at all. I prefer the perricone one more! I like to use the Kosas - 10-Second Eyeshadow for a quick one sweep over the eye. It is truly a liquid formula but it dries down to a matte. There is minimal creasing, but there still is some. #Laura Mercier - Blush[products]#[FiveStars] in the shade fresco is the perfect nude blush for me. It has a sheen shimmery finish but it doesn’t look gawdy or overdone. It is perfect to shape out your face and I can even put this one my eyes for a pretty nude eye look also. Glossier. - Brow Flick is what I use on my brows because it gives the perfect “brow strokes.” It’s so easy to use but you have to have a very light hand to make sure it is not over done! I’ve been using false lashes because they’re easy to use and makes the look complete! ARDELL - Wispies Lash they’re cheap and can be done in under a minute! Hope you liked this look! #cheriepartner
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kalen.loves
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EASY EYE LOOK THAT POPS THE EYE
Eye shadow is from Glossier. - Lidstar Glistening Eye Glow usually I don’t shop at glossier but this product applied to me because it’s purple and shiny and pops my eye color. MAYBELLINE - Lash Sensational Mascara Full Fan Effect this mascara is the best because it holds a curl ALL DAY. if you curl your lashes you need this mascara!! Then putting black eye liner in the water like is key. This creates the simple sexy smoldering eye look. It also pots whatever eye color you may have. I use the L.A. Girl - Perfect Precision Eyeliner I think this eyeliner is 2 dollars and it has lasted me a year. It’s crazy!! It might not say on all day. I will have to reapply it after I go swimming or workout. Then that’s it. Very easy and beautiful results. This eye look took me literally 1 minute.
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TabithaSaunders
Like it’s 1996 🦋✨👄
Nothing screams 90s makeup to me like frosted shadow and roller ball lip gloss ✨ Now I was only a bebe during the 90s being born in ‘93, but I do have memories of my younger aunts, that would often babysit for my mom and her lewks 🙌 one of them was more into grungey makeup, think brown lips, matte skin and thin but natural brows and my younger aunt was def more into glossy lips and pastel hued shimmery shadows. I spent all morning looking at old Delia*s catalogs and came across this catalog from 1996 and there it was, what I consider the epitome of 90s girly makeup! A soft lilac frosty shadow, barely there peachy blush and glossy lips 😌 I gathered inspiration from it to create the look you see here, using the products I’ve listed below: 🦋 DIOR - Forever Skin Glow Foundation & DIOR - Forever Skin Correct Concealer I decided to go in with both foundation and concealer, I usually only use concealer but I felt since 90s makeup wasn’t big on highlighter or even dewy skin was a thing like it is now, so it get right. 🦋 wet n wild - Mega Length Mascara fave mascara, you already know 🙌 🦋 Glossier. - Wowder Weightless Finishing Powder I’m trying to use up this powder, and I like it because it doesn’t leave me looking cakey. 🦋 essence - Satin Touch Blush essence makes some of my favorite blushes! These are a true satin finish that looks so pretty on the skin. 🦋 Glossier. - Lidstar Glistening Eye Glow Idk why, but I kinda remember having something similar to lidstar when I was young. I like that these are easy to slap on and go. And the subtle wash of color with the shimmer is so pretty to me. 🦋 .INC. - Roller Baby Lip Gloss now i very specifically remember my aunts using roller ball lip glosses throughout all of my childhood! These are so nostalgic to me, i remember them lending their precious cherry scented lip gloss to me when I was little and it was amazing 😌 ah non-traumatic childhood memories, we love those. And that’s that! What is a trend you remember from the 90s? Or that you wore during the 90s? 🍒 #CherieCreator #CheriePartner
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francinevega
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Halloween Makeup! 🧜🏽‍♀️ A look I did before I got my eyebrows microbladed! Products- bh - Take Me Back to Brazil 35 Color Pressed Pigment Palette Such lovely pigment absolutely love this palette . Especially for summer. So many bright colors. It made the look. stila - Shimmer & Glow Liquid Eye Shadow Shade- wanderlust. Amazing. I always get so many compliments when I wear the glow liquid eye shadow. URBAN DECAY - Troublemaker Mascara After it dried I really enjoyed how it looked. But they discontinued it. URBAN DECAY - All Nighter Liquid Foundation Full coverage. One of my go to foundations when looking for full coverage. Waterproof. And non heavy feeling.
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Jessicaaa3
Glowy, long-lasting and super versatile
I bought this Stila liquid eyeshadow in “starlight” on a total whim and although I typically go for a more natural look, I do love this product for summer when I want to look extra glowy and golden. I also love to use it in different ways and I find it to be very versatile and mix well with other products! How I use it: - Cream eyeshadow alone that I apply with my finger. It provides a fairly pigmented gold shadow or a shear wash of golden sparkle depending on how much you apply. - Mix with Glossier. - Cloud Paint Seamless Cheek Color in “Beam” to create a beautiful golden-orange eyeshadow that makes blue eyes pop. - Mix with Glossier. - Futuredew Oil Serum Hybrid to create a sheer, golden and dewy highlight that I use on the high points of my face. The good: + As I mentioned before, I love how versatile it is. + Beautiful shimmer that nicely reflects the light. + This shade in particular I find you can have a shimmery and sheer application or you can get a super pigmented look if you apply more. + Absolutely not patchy at all. And I find that it’s a very consistent product. + Stays all day and won’t flake or transfer. I would say it would take a lot for this to move once it’s dried down. + Super easy to apply either with the applicator or your finger and it dries down pretty quickly which helps avoid any smudging. + Non-irritating on my eyes. The not so good: - The price feels a little steep at $31. - I won’t pretend that there isn’t a little creasing, but I do find it to be quite minor. Worth it? Since you can use it in so many ways, I do think it’s worth the price point of $31. Once you find your perfect shade, you’ll be pleasantly surprised with the final results and the different looks you can make with it. Plus this has lasted me almost a year now and hasn’t dried out (although I think I’m due to buy a new one soon because ... hygiene 🙃). Will I repurchase? I might try out a different colour / shade, but yes definitely a repurchase. Thought of the day: I have started mixing more and more of my products lately. Don’t know why but it’s typically using Glossier products. Anyone else constantly mixing products?
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Glossy.glossary

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Great liquid eyeshadow for beginners
Great liquid eyeshadow for beginners
Glossier. - Lidstar Glistening Eye Glow is an amazing introductory eyeshadow for beginners. For those who are just starting to dig deeper into the liquid eyeshadow realm, Lidstar is a good place to start. They’re sheer, meaning if you mess up or put too much, it’s easy to blend it out with your fingers— no tools necessary! Because they are so sheer, they’re also nice for a natural, quick eye look. The cons with lidstar are that it can be a little hard to blend. I don’t think they’re meant to be used together, because when you do, the colors just move and slide around too much.
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joyce
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favorite quarantine eye makeup
favorite quarantine eye makeup
This is a weird time because I simultaneously want to wear less makeup since I’m working from home, but also more—maybe to maintain a sense of normalcy or just because I’m bored? Either way, I’ve never been much of an eye makeup person, but I’ve been reaching for this Kosas - 10-Second Eyeshadow a lot lately. Full disclosure, I only got this because it was 50% off, making it $14–I don’t think I would spend $28 on this. But since the thought of blending a whole palette full of eyeshadows intimidates me, I like the idea of a simple liquid shadow that can allegedly be applied in 10 seconds. This is the color Copper Halo, which is more of a shimmery bronze. Kosas claims that these shadows are buildable, but intended to be worn as a “wash of color.” I’ve never tried to build the color because A. I’m lazy and B. I like the way it looks with just one layer. It’s pretty idiot-proof: I swipe the applicator over my lids and blend it out with either my fingertips or a brush. It makes me look and feel a little more put together without looking like I tried too hard. Sadly, it does tend to crease throughout the day—let it be known that I don’t use an eyeshadow primer, though; maybe that would help? This is a good amount of product for $14, so I would definitely recommend checking it out if they have another sale. I would consider getting another color if they were half off again. In short, I think this is a great shadow for those of us who are intimidated by traditional shadows, or for those who love simple, quick makeup. #CheriePartner
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lizbentley17
10-Second Eyeshadow
Kosas-10-Second Eyeshadow
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topshopbeauty products The liquid highlighter in shade Misty is beautiful for cool and light skin tones (it comes in 3 colours), the formula is gorgeous, the finish is velvety, but not sticky. I would say this is similar to ctilbury Flawless Filter. I love to mix mine with foundation, moisturiser or CC/BB when I want some extra glow (or did not sleep enough). Can be used in either of these combinations, under or on top of foundation (i.e cheek bones, nose bridge, etc). The Eye Pencil in shade Treasured is waterproof and dries to a smudge proof finish. I think this colour really complements my brown eyes. True story: after taking this pic (obv wearing a white shirt), I quickly wanted to wipe it off. Guess what? No chance 💪🏻 I had to wash it with water and soap. So very impressed.
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my.skinology
Glossier lidstar liquid eyeshadow ⭐️
Glossier lidstar liquid eyeshadow ⭐️
Glossier. - Lidstar Glistening Eye Glow Ive never been a huge fan of liquid eyeshadow. I have bigger eyelids so there’s more space to spread the color on, with that being said there’s also more visible creases! I usually have a hard time with eyeshadow because I find it difficult to know where to transition colors especially where to put the light and dark color so that my eyes look smaller and more defined. The pros of this are easy to use, simplistic nice color with good shimmer in certain lighting ✨ can also be used as highlighter! 🌸 The cons I’ve found of this are difficult time blending to make it even it only is really high shine in direct lighting, as you can see in the video, after the flash goes off it looks a little dull! easily sweats off🥵not always idea if your job makes you sweat a lot! to get actual pigment may need multiple application (but I think the purpose of this is really just to add a subtle hint of color with shimmer) All in all, I won’t be buying this again. It just wasn’t for me personally but it doesn’t work as a good highlighter so at least something came of this! I do like glossier and think they have some good stuff out there so I will be trying more of their products in the future!
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JennaSev
Lidstar Glistening Eye Glow
Glossier.-Lidstar Glistening Eye Glow
Double Take
Double Take
I really like this eyeliner. It is true to its name and glides on beautifully. It lasts all day too but it does need a few layers to get the waterline filled in. That is the reason I took a star away. It does not cause any irritation to my eyes and stays on until I want it off which is great. I am an emotional momma so I cry a lot and this has lasted through most of my meltdowns. I will be purchasing this eyeliner again when this one runs out. I really really enjoy it.
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AmandaSutton6
24/7 Glide-on Eye Pencil
URBAN DECAY-24/7 Glide-on Eye Pencil
Are you as happy as I am that
Are you as happy as I am that it’s Friday?!?! Going for a warm fall look for date night tonight and as always, grabbing for my faves from @kosascosmetics. I’m really enjoying these VERY fall-friendly 10-second liquid eyeshadow shades and like the look of Copper Halo* all over the bottom half of the lid with a dot of Supreme* at the center of my eyelids. What’s your favorite @kosascosmetics eyeshadow? *kindly gifted by the brand but opinions are all my own
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BeautyAndTheBites
10-Second Eyeshadow
Kosas-10-Second Eyeshadow
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