Right, well.. wow! The Stila Magnificent Metal Foil shadows are absolutely beyond my expectations – I think they’re the most shiny eye shades I’ve ever come across in my life.
This is Stila Magnificent Metal in Dusty Rose – I think it got shaken up a bit on its journey here but it doesn’t matter at all.
This one is Stila Magnificent Metal in Comex Copper – and they look pretty unassuming until…..
… you see this! I took this picture under a light so you can get the full on effect.
You add a drop of the Stay All Day primer which is a clear liquid into the tin provided. Then blend with the Foil formula until you have the intensity you like. What’s great about these is that you can wear them quite gentle or go absolutely all out. The formula itself is quite hard to describe.. it is foil.. there are little slivers of actual foil, but a lot of shimmer as well..it’s a little flaky in texture until it hits the primer then it smooths out like a dream.
Here’s how they look under a slightly warm light…
And this is in (low) daylight. Any way you look at it you are going to shine!
They’re already available on the Sephora US site and will be coming to the UK in due course. I’ll alert you as soon as I know when. The line up has 12 shades (check out Metallic Emerald).
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