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I will be doing reviews on the following mineral makeup companies soon. Of course, right now I’m still trying to work my way through Halloween Colors!

Evil Shades is a small mineral makeup company that’s pretty new. I wanted to try their stuff after looking through their store and seeing their Witching Hour nail polish and Banshee lip gloss. I’m a sucker for pretty aqua/teal shades!


Lip Glosses:
13th hour – Deep Purple
Banshee – Aqua/Teal
Guilty as Sin – Fuschia
Venom – Black


Nail Polish
Big 3 free
Liquid Evil – black with silver sparkles
Satis – a dark greyed green with purple shimmer that looks anywhere from silver to green to charcoal to an almost blackened gunmetal green
Witching Hour – midnight blue with sparkles


Eye Shadow Samples:
13th Hour, Banshee, Abyss, Suffocation, Venom

I purchased all of the above shades. Evil Shades was kind enough to send me samples of the rest of her colors. She also sent me her holo colors.
Mysteria – purple holo
Devil’s Bonfire – black holo
Erinnye – red/pink holo
Acolyte – emerald green holo

They also sent me a full sample set to give away to one lucky reader! So be watching for a giveaway! It will be for subscribers only.

Last is Sassy Minerals. They’re a new company that only opened up on September 23, 2009

They sent me a ton of samples to try, though I do wish that they had asked me for which foundation shades of theirs I thought I’d match. I’m fairly certain that what they sent me is too dark, as they sent me Warm Light and Neutral Light, and I’m pretty certain that I would be their Fair level, not their Light.

When they contacted me asking me to review them, they said:
“We promise, not one of our pigments is a simple repack or “watered down” and repacked pigment.”

Eye Shadows
Fairy Wings-heathered lavender with pink shimmer
Pixie Sprinkles-neutral peachy beige with copper, green and purple sparkles
Opening Night-gold with olive undertones and gold sparkle
Hissy Fit-mauve pink with golden shimmer
Over the Limit-bronzed copper with copper sparkles
Trash Talk-dark blackened brown with gold shimmer
Tabloid Fodder-vibrant green with gold and aqua shimmer
Off Kilter-silvery lavender with green and purple sparks
Why Not?-deep smoky graphite with red and silver
Atomic-hot orange with icy silver sparkles
Silk Sheets-silken golden cream with gold shimmer*
Ruby Slippers-ruby red with loads of pink and ruby sparkle*
Trust Me-soft lime with gold sparkle
Fashionista-rich copper with silver sparkle
Don’t Blink-ocean blue with green sparkles
Disturbing the Peace-deep caribbean blue*
Make it Work-rosy brown with aqua sparkles
Jinx-heather grey with strong aqua shimmer*
Lyrical-deep smoky green with intense green and aqua sparkle
Merlin’s Ball-soft silver with loads of silver sparkle
Fierce-smoky grey with red and blue sparkles*
Independence-silvery lavender
Apparition-soft grey with a subtle shimmering highlight that appears green or mauve
Bad Attitude-deep olive with golden flashes
False Pretenses-vivid minty green
In Hysterics-burnt coral with rose overtones and purple sparkle
Forget About It-bold sage green

Blushes
Crowning Moment-cool petal with golden shimmer
Ode to Joy-neutral rose perfect for everyday
Afterburn-warm copper rose
Bloom with Creativity-cool petal pink with soft shimmers of lilac
Tart-peachy pink with golden shimmer*

Liner
Shocking-electric blue with blue shimmer*
Gasoline Rainbow-smooth black with intense rainbow sparkles*
Endless Party-vibrant purple with blue and purple sparkle*

Foundation
Warm Light
Neutral Light

*colors with a star by them are the shades from Sassy that I’m most interested in trying.

Have you tried Evil Shades, Stardust or Sassy?
If so, what did you think of them?

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    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/14826519045476463458 Lillian Funny Face

      I'd love to see some pictures of the Evil lip glosses on your lips if possible :) I really love the colours but would like to see how pigmented they are on.

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02168093054712781267 Phyrra

      Hi Lillian,
      As soon as I can, I will. I've got 3 video tutorials I'm working on editing right now :)
      There's not enough hours in the day!

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/16781275169520385116 Angela

      wow so many different colors. Could you make a tutorial using some of the pigments? thanks

      http://sparklemidori.blogspot.com

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02168093054712781267 Phyrra

      Hi Angela,
      I do have several tutorials up.
      Is there a specific set of colors you're interested in?

    • http://apriltini.livejournal.com/ apriltini

      I'd never heard of Sassy Minerals until now. I've looked through their site, and I see several things I want to sample. I'd love to see the pic you took of their stuff in a larger size so I can get a better idea of the colors. *makes begging eyes* :)

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/09221277198375464536 squidmarket

      Whoa! That's a lot of stuff to go through.
      I can't wait to read your reviews on these companies.

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/01610597751569582666 Angie

      wow thats alot of stuff!
      could u please do a look using Ruby slippers – it sounds so beautiful

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/07579730245266470510 Tally7

      I am very interested in the Evil Shades lippies!

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02168093054712781267 Phyrra

      Hi April,
      Here's a link to the large picture:
      http://i619.photobucket.com/albums/tt277/decorativediva/DD%20Blog/sassy_large.jpg

      Hi Squidmarket,
      The majority will be coming after I finish the Halloween stuff :)

      Hi Angie,
      I will definitely do a look with Ruby Slippers, and probably Atomic paired up with it.

      Hi Tally,
      I'll definitely try to get to them soon because I want to see how opaque they are :)

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/07579730245266470510 Tally7

      Yep, me too! And the staying power.

      And it looks like many of the nail polishes make use of color travel micas. Which must make some really neat duochrome effects (one of my fav. effects ;)).

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/15051730340510767550 Lindsey

      Can't wait to see your reviews of Evil Shades! They look like a company I'd love to try.

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02168093054712781267 Phyrra

      Hi Tally,
      Hopefully yes :)

      Hi Lindsey,
      Yay, once I can get to them I will :)

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/01677499412595417824 Ella Runciter

      I've been wanting to order some Stardust pigments for a while now, so I am anxious to see what kind of looks you do with them!

    • http://www.blogger.com/profile/02168093054712781267 Phyrra

      Hi Ella,
      So far I've tried the blushes and liked them.