ELF's Essential Brightening Eyeshadow Quads have a "luxuriously smooth, pigmented formula" that "provides your eyes with a bright and beautiful sweep of rich color. The formula blends into skin for a long lasting, beautiful effect. Each quad is comprised of 4 coordinating shades that allow for both natural and dramatic looks." ELF offers six quads, this post features Pretty n Pink. Each little palette sells for just a dollar. ELF is cruelty free and vegan friendly. This product was made in China.
Shade 2 is a shimmery, warm, carnation pink shade with mid sized flecks of silver glitter.
Shade 3 is a shimmer finish burgundy shadow. This is the most pigmented shade in the quad.
Shade 4 is a soft, frosty baby pink. This shade has almost no payoff to speak of.
[Smashed shadows over Primer]
ELF's Pretty n Pink is terrible. There's next to no pigmentation in these chalky eyeshadows. The only way to make the Pretty n Pink work is to scrape them into a pigment and press them into a sticky base and even then they're still underwhelming. Its unfortunate, since the color scheme of the Pretty n Pink Quad is nice, with potential Naked 3 Palette dupes. This eyeshadow quad is a definite skip, and a waste of a dollar to be totally honest.
Talc, Mica, Zinc Stearate, Kaolin, Paraffinium Liquidu(Mineral Oil), Petrolatum, Bis-Diglyceryl Polyacyladipate-2, MethylParaben, Propylparaben. May Contain: Iron Oxides (CI 77491 , CI 77492 , CI 77499), Manganese Violet (CI 77742), Mica (CI 77019), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Yellow No.5 Lake (CI 19140), Red No.40 Lake (CI 16035), Ultramarine Violet (CI 77077), Blue No.1 Lake (CI 42090)
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