Category: Illusion d Ombre Cream Shadow

Les Essentials De Chanel (Holiday 2012)

Chanel released the final collection of goodies for the year, including the highly anticipated Volume de Chanel Mascara (which lives up to the hype). They’re doing some funky pre-order thing online, with anticipated sales for Black Friday, and the stores only sold them for one day. Now, everyone has to

Eye Adore: Chanel Illusion d’Ombre (Riviere)

The Illusion d’Ombre in Riviere was the only other piece I was interested in, in the Fleur de Lotus collection (you’ve already seen swatches of the blush and eyeshadow quad). It’s nearly impossible to capture the aqua shimmer on camera. the way it looks in the pot in this picture

Eye Adore? Chanel Blue Illusion (llusion d’ Ombre)

This was one of those things where I had to think long and hard about what I wanted to do next. When Chanel released its Blue Illusion Collection. I was all over it. I didn’t care for nail color, but I definitely wanted the Illusion d’ Ombres, and maybe one

FOTD: Cool Tones

This was quick.. and I have to say, I’m really getting the hang of the Chanel Illusion d’Ombre shadows. I find that they have the most staying power when I used them over powder. But it I use them alone, they’ll also really stick if I use my fingers… not

FOTD: Metallic Smoke

I wanted to smoke out my eyes with metallic colors… but I didn’t want them to get lost (sometimes when you blend too many shimmers the colors lose their identity), so I mixed two distinctly different shimmers/textures. FACE Chanel Perfection Lumiere Foundation (Beige Ambre 64) Chanel Loose Powder (Dore) MAC

FOTD: Green Layers

I layered Chanel Cream Shadow in Epatant over a powder shadow… and here’s what happened: FACE Le Metier de Beaute Classic Flawless Foundation in 11 Chantecaille Talc Free Powder in Shadow Rock & Republic Blush in Call Me EYES Kjaer Weis Eyeshadow in Cloud Nine (lashline to brow) Chanel Illusion

FOTD: Oil Slick

I wanted to try a new Cargo shadow that I got… that sort of resembles liquid glitter. I paired it with Chanel cream shadow in Mirifique for a quick look: FACE Hourglass Foundation Veil (06) NARS Blush in Luster EYES Tarte for True Blood Eyeshadow in Werewolf (brows) Cargo Metallico

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