A collection of seven portable palettes, inspired by trends seen at the studio—from matte to metallic to bold. These purse-sized Cover Shot: Eye Palettes swipe on highly pigmented, beyond blendable color for endless eye looks. Smashbox popped in two bigger base shades so you won’t run out of basics before you’ve used all the high-impact […]
A coveted contour, eye shadow, and lipstick palette to instantly light up features. Smashbox’s L.A. photo studio pros picked their favorite makeup products for the Light It Up 3 Palette Set: Eyes Contour Lips. They collaborated with electrifying neon artist Meryl Pataky to bring you these giftable kits in unique neon packaging glows from within. […]
Not too long ago, in February, Smashbox released a new palette called #SHAPEMATTERS, including 16(!) products. They advertised them as, “Everything you need to create your face, eyes and eyebrows.” I’ve tested it for 2 months now and can say whether the promises match the reality.
The palette is presented in a cardboard box with additional bonuses in the form of a brush and instructions about where and how to use it. The design of the palette is simple — glossy black. Inside is a large mirror. The only negative is that the glossy surface very quickly. The palette contains three products: contour, bronzer and highlighter. All three products are finely ground and fill the […]
This palette is enclosed in a pretty box. Open the box and pull out the palette. You find a big, hefty plastic case. A handy brush is enclosed for applying and blending. One side is for shimmery shades, the other side for matte. Also included is a booklet with options for different eye shapes. Let’s move on to the shades. There is a total of 14: seven shimmery shades […]
Unlike the travel version of the full size, this is half-size. Their weight is reduced, of course, although the size of the sectors is comparable to the palette’s normal size. The packaging is made of high-quality plastic and it is lightweight and durable. The latch opens and closes very easily. There is no sponge or brush in the kit. It is really great for travel — light, small and flat, and you can […]
I love that this palette was inspired by a real photography technique called ‘multiple exposure.’ It’s when the camera shutter opens more than once to expose the film several times during a shot. You end up capturing a sequence… Price: $44.64 Buy on Amazon
When we noticed that our makeup artists use matte eye shadows as brow powder and liner on shoots in our L.A. photo studio, we knew we had to create a do-it-all formula just for eyes. Now, we’re following up with a sleek portable… Price: $24