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Tag Archives: Eye Shadow Primer
My first big Eyeshadow Primer comparison was written in November 2009 (seems like such a long time ago!) and compared 7 primers. My second eyeshadow comparison in June 2010 compared a whopping 10! This comparison pits my reigning champion, Holy Grail Too Faced Shadow Insurance, against two new contenders, NARS Smudge Proof Eyeshadow Base and Nyx … read more
Recently I had the opportunity to try out the new Korres Quercetin & Oak Antiageing Eye Primer. I was excited by it, because I do love to try out new primers, but a bit nervous because it has oak in it and I was concerned I’d be allergic to it.
This was a reader request I swatched UDPP Sin next to TFSI Candlelight. I put the eye shadow Urban Decay Atmosphere on top of both colors. Sin is more of a beige metallic and Candlelight is more of a creamy golden brightening metallic.
A while ago I purchased Too Faced’s Shadow Insurance Candlelight from Sephora.com. I wanted to see how well this would compare to my holy grail, Too Faced Shadow Insurance.
I’ve tried a lot of primers, but Too Faced Shadow Insurance, aka TFSI has been my Holy Grail of primers. Other primers do work, and some quite well, but I always go back to TFSI. It’s the one I can use as a ‘no brainer.’ I just reach for it, slick it on my eyes, … read more
Ok, so I have a confession to make. You all know I love Too Faced Shadow Insurance. But I have another love, a new love, in Urban Decay’s Primer Potion in Eden. Unlike the original UDPP, Eden does not crease on me. It’s got a creamy consistency. It works well as a concealer, too. I … read more