Saturday, 9 April 2011

Top 10 Green eyeshadows

Hello Biuties!

I thought I'd start a series about my favorite products! I've seen a few posts and videos like this and wanted to share as well.
I love these posts as I can extend my wishlist even more (as though that list isn't long enought) lol

Green is my least favorite color so I wanted to get this one out of the way first until I realised how much gorgeous greens I actually have.
Anyways here are my favorite!
For the list of products, pictures and swatches click below!
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Top L-R: MAC Sumptious Olive ; MAC Newly Minted
Bottom L-R: MAC Lucky Green ; Inglot Pearl 418
  1. Sumptuous Olive is veluxe pearl "subdued khaki with metallic coat". It is a great color for natural looks and the metallic brown undercoat is a so unique! GET IT
  2. Newly Minted is a matte vibrant green color, reminds me of salad lol!
  3. Lucky Green is a veluxe pearl lime green, it has a beautiful yellow gold sheen and of course extremely pigmented! You can't go wrong with this shade... Definitely a must have!
  4. Pearl 418 is another pearl finish dark green again the sheen brings out the gorgeous shade !
L-R: MAC Lucky Green ; Sumptuous Olive ; Newly Minted ; Inglot Pearl 418

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L-R: MUA Shade #14 ; Sugarpill Midori
  1. Shade #14 is a dark green pearl finish eyeshadow, its such a unique color I don't really know how to describe it... sometimes it looks green, sometimes its blue... But for £1 get it!
  2. Midori is a vibrant green with a slightly pearl sheen, its almost matte though. SOOOO pigmented it will blow your mind!! Another green you shouldn't be allowed to live without...
L-R: Surgarpill Midori ; MUA shade#14

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Sleek palettes: Safari ; Jewels ; Curious
First of all I'm sorry that all these greens are from Sleek limited editions palettes, I didn't realise until it was kind of too late to change :(
You can still get dome of these on ebay though!
  1. The Safari palette has a silvery green color, the duo tone of this color is so beautiful, great for a night out smoky look with a darker green or a simple black eyeshadow.
  2. The Jewels palette has a dark metallic green, the color look great combined with a dark gold eyeshadow or just a nice dark brown
  3. The Curious palette has 2 beautiful greens. The first one is a bluesy green, some say its blue, others claim its green; for me its in the middle so I can call it a green color. For some the sheen may be too much but I thinks it add to the uniqueness of the color. The other green color is a dark bronzy green. It looks like it has gold undertones and I need to get a look based around this one, such a pretty shade!!
L-R: Jewels palette ; Curious palette (x2) ; Safari palette

---Bonus---
This should have been in the top 10 but as usual I kind of forgot about it so its having its own slot in the Bonus section!
Manly 120 color palette
This is such a nice deep green, I use it every single time i do a green look to deepen a color or just on its own to add a vibrant pop of color!
Manly 120 color palette


Am I missing any great greens out there?

6 comments:

  1. I LOVE sumptuous olive!.. lucky green seems pretty though, thanks for sharing hun.

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  2. sumptuous olive was my first mac shadow ever!

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  3. Olá lindas suas makes ...me addc aos seus favoritos ok!Big bjoooo!
    Cris Brasil.

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  4. Oh so pretty!! I love green eyeshadow. Do pink next!!

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  5. pretty coror♥
    It is worth having a look at.

    http://kimonosnack.blogspot.com/

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  6. I actually have a thing for that green in the 120 palette. Beautiful color! Xo


    http://paintedglam.blogspot.com

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