Days 9 and 10 brought Vintage Metallix in Courtier and Sheer Lipgloss in Exquisite from Illamasqua’s Once collection. These have been out since August 2014 as an Autumn (Fall) product launch, but I’ve been waiting to try them as I just loved the look of the colours.
This is the second half of my Illamasqua review, which follows on from Part One (Skin Base foundation and concealer). This review was a little delayed as I was waiting for the chance to try out some 0f the Autumn/Winter collection, Generation Q, which launched in September.
I’ll be looking at two eyeshadow palettes: 4 Colour Liquid Metal and the Complement shades.
I’m new to knowing the Illamasqua brand of make-up. I first heard about it when the buzz hit make-up blogs about a new collection launching in September called ‘Generation Q’. The publicity was generated as they ran an open casting call for non-professional models to be the faces of the range. It’s a good choice on Ilamasqua’s part as a selection of people across different age ranges still stands out as a rarity within the cosmetics industry.
Last month they had an online sale, I decided to try out some of their sale and non-sale products. These were selected for a very specific make-up project I’m planning; the products under review may not be the colours/every day look that everyone would choose. The reviews will be based on ease of application, coverage and consistency and staying power.
As with all reviews on Imagination is spicy, these are solely my opinions based on personal experience.