I thought I'd take a step back from throwing Christmas spirit everywhere, and do a bit of a makeup review. That's why I first started blogging as well as my favourite part.
I bought the Wet n Wild Comfort Zone palette back in September when I was in Florida because, frankly, I'd seen it everywhere prior to my trip. Every makeup collection video, monthly favourites, hauls; it was EVERYWHERE! Naturally, I had to pick it up.
The eyeshadows themselves are very nicely pigmented, I find that a little colour goes a long way. Their formulation is very soft and buttery, some more so than others. I like how the packaging is very basic; the lip is just a piece of clear plastic. It allows me to see the colours straight away, I don't have to flaff around and open the lid to see them. Yes, I'm that lazy. There are no shade names in the Wet n Wild palettes which makes this next part very hard.You get eight shadows in the palettte, four bronze tones and four green tones.
Starting on the bronze shade side, the first is a Brow-bone colour which is a soft beige that pulls a bit more yellow and a frost finish. Next is a the main Eyelid colour which is a very warm neutral copper colour with a frost finish, followed by the Crease colour which is the perfect bronze colour, also a frost finish, for this time of year. Last for the bronze colours is the Definer colour, that is a burgundy brown colour with more of a shimmer finish. You can see that is definitely more visible glitter particles in the shadow than the others.
On the green shade side, the Brow-bone colour is a light taupe shade with a frost finish. I found it had to describe and actually googled colours until I found the most similar. The Eyeild colour is a very vibrant spring green colour that is also a frost finish. The Crease colour is a deep, dark olive green with a shimmer finish. The Definer colour is my favourite. It looks like it is just plain teal but it swatches a deep reddish brown with a teal duo chrome finish. So different to anything else I own!
I didn't use this palette too much before this post, but now I feel like I have a new found appreciation for it. I especially love the duochrome definer colour, it is quite literally amazing. I seems like it would be a good everyday palette, if I were to use it more. I definitely want more Wet n Wild palettes. I will have to keep an eye out when I'm back stateside in June.
That definer shade though!
Louise x x