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Full Face First Impressions

Let's try this again shall we. All in efforts to work through this collection. Just like the last time, products will be classified as 'pass', 'fail' or 'undecided'.

March Full Face First Impressions - www.modenmakeup.com
March Full Face First Impressions - www.modenmakeup.com
  • Murad Oil-Control Mattifier SPF 15 PA++ - pass
  • L'Oreal True Match Broad Spectrum SPF 17 'Creme Cafe W8' - undecided (wrong shade)
  • L'Oreal Infallible Pro-Glow Broad Spectrum SPF 15 '212 Cocoa' - undecided (wrong shade)
  • L'Oreal True Match Powder 'Creme Cafe W8' - pass
  • Inglot Sparkling Dust Face, Eyes, Body '01' - undecided
  • Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion 'Eden' - fail (could just be the sample packaging)
  • Stila Perfect Me, Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette 'Tan/Deep' - undecided
  • Estee Lauder Zero-Smudge Liquid Eyeliner '02 Brown'- pass
  • Lancome Le Stylo Waterproof 'Turquoise' - pass
  • L'Oreal Brow Stylist Definer '389 Brunette' - undecided
  • Marc Jacobs New Nudes Sheer Lip Gel '110 Role Play' - pass
  • Artis Elite Collection Smoke Finish Oval 7 Brush - pass
  • Make Up For Ever 140 Small Highlighter Brush - undecided
The staples I used were the NYX Wonder Pencil to clean up under my brows, a shade from the Bed Head Matte Love eyeshadow quad and the Giorgio Armani Eyes To Kill Mascara Classico. 


March Full Face First Impressions products - www.modenmakeup.com

As you can guess, I attempted mixing the foundations since both of them were the wrong shade. Lord havest mercy; this foundation matching is hard work.

March Full Face First Impressions foundations - www.modenmakeup.com

The eyeliners were the clear winners this toss. Why haven't I tried these 'well' type eyeliners before?! And this Turquoise pencil one is FYAH!

March Full Face First Impressions eyeliners - www.modenmakeup.com

The Inglot highlighter trick me; at first I thought it was just a glittery mess but when blended the base gives a nice glow and the bigger particles fall away (or blend, whatever). It's a gorgeous inner corner highlight as well as on the collar bones.

Inglot Sparkling Dust '01' - www.modenmakeup.com

Thus far the Stila palette seems to be typical Stila quality - pigmented with lots of fall out. The blushes were very blendable though.

Stila Perfect Me, Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette 'Tan/Deep'  - www.modenmakeup.com

I'm sure they'll be separate reviews on almost everything soon. Feel free to let me know what you want to see first 😊

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