Deborah Milano Eyeshadow Quad All Black Review, Swatch, EOTD

by Surabhi S on December 18, 2012 · 16 comments

Deborah Milano Eye Design Quad All Black

Hey All,

Hope you had a great start. I had an early morning start that I told you about and I couldn’t watch the sunrise as it was too cloudy and since I started in the wee hours of the morning, it left me sicker! L:(

I took hell lot of a rest today; slept for more than four hours in the day and now feeling a bit better. Viral fever drains a person out, really!

Deborah Milano Eyeshadow Quad All Black
A small good news is that since I am sick mostly, I try to rejuvenate my spirits by doing a bit of DIYs and I have couple of DIYs lined up that I am sure you guys would love. So, give me a few days’ time and I would tell you some awesome ways to make your own products. For today, I have a review of a quad that I bought couple of weeks ago. No, I did not buy it from Mumbai :D
Yeah! I feel so confident to announce that as promised to myself, I did not buy anything from Mumbai. Just got a bit of clothes and household stuff but no make up! :D Though each time I spotted a MAC or Channel showroom, I was tempted to enter and empty my purse and I could have easily done that I was carrying my husband’s ATM card but I wanted to test myself and came empty handed from the Health and Glow showroom, the only beauty store I visited in Mumbai. Is anyone inspired from my story? ;)
Okay, the review for now.

Product Description: Long lasting eyeshadow with a silky soft powder. Glides on effortlessly and each hue can be worn separately or blended to achieve custom colours and coverage. Each palette encloses 4 coordinating shades. Available in 9 colour harmonies.

Ingredients:

Deborah Milano Eyeshadow Quad All Black

Price: Rs. 595

My Review:

I like the colors in the quad. I wanted a palette that could help me in getting that smoky eye look and I wanted it in one place so this quad seemed to be the obvious choice.

Colors are pretty and pigmented. I have not used any other eye shadow so I can not compare it with others but I think the pigmentation is okay. Staying power is a disappointment though!

These fade away in like 3-4 hours. I used a primer and still they stayed on only for about 3-5 hours. Thankfully the color didn’t crease, atleast I didn’t notice the crease.

Shades are really nice without the glitter particles. It is more of a matte texture. I can not show you the eye swatch of all the colors as I am yet to learn about eye makeup and I didn’t want to play a fool of my eye make up here :P But here is the swatch of the black color.

The four colors are: Illumina, colora, intensifica and delinea. I don’t know what language is this but this is how the colors are named on the pack.

It has got a twisted or an arrow shaped applicator which is a waste in my opinion. It is small but since it is in an arrow shape, it is quite difficult to use.

Deborah Milano Eyeshadow Quad All Black

Pros:
• Very pretty, wearable shades
• Black, grey and silver in one
• No glitter particles which is a plus for me
• Stays for a decent time

Cons:
• Applicator is a waste

EOTD:

deborah-milano-eyeshadow-quad-all-black-eotd

IMBB rating: 3/5

I would have liked it more if the colors were more pigmented and the applicator was a little better!

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{ 16 comments… read them below or add one }

Abeer December 18, 2012 at 7:04 pm

u surely have a firm determination..coming empty handed from beauty store with hubby’s atm card ..not a cup of my tea..hehehehe

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Surabhi @ Womanatics December 18, 2012 at 7:27 pm

hihihihi..

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Shilpa Shri December 18, 2012 at 7:19 pm

hmm I like intensifica from these 4 colors. And yeah u r improving ;)

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Surabhi @ Womanatics December 18, 2012 at 7:30 pm

Thankiesss Shilpa.. :D

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Niesha December 18, 2012 at 7:47 pm

I have a quad from Deborah and yes the formula needs a little improvement and more pigmented.
Lovely eye makeup though.:)

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Surabhi @ Womanatics December 18, 2012 at 8:27 pm

Yeah.. they need improvement.. and i m still a dud in eye make up.. and Niesha.. your eyes!!!! awesome.. your dp is sooo awesome

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swadha December 18, 2012 at 10:01 pm

Nice review!!!!!!just Waiting for your DIY s …. Get Well soon !!!!
Now the question driving me crazy that ……… Ki App ne Mumbai se koi makeup stuff
NA kharidne ki KAsam Kyuon Khayi thi ??

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Surabhi @ Womanatics December 19, 2012 at 8:38 am

Hey Swadha.. thats indeed a good question..!!! hihihi..

See.. even without buying any makeup from Mumbai I had so many of them to review so you can imagine the pile of products I have. So maine kasam khayi thi ki jab tak current products use na kar loon I will not buy anything new.. :D

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Misha December 18, 2012 at 11:27 pm

was planning to buy this one…have dropped the idea now…thanks for reviewing surabhi :) and get well soon *hug*

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Surabhi @ Womanatics December 19, 2012 at 8:39 am

hey Misha.. thank you dear. I am a lot better now. :D and yeah guess you can drop this. I think there are many better quads available..

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Suchitra B December 19, 2012 at 1:48 am

These are everyday wearable colour … surabhi.

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Surabhi @ Womanatics December 19, 2012 at 8:44 am

Yeah, they very much are!

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aparajita December 19, 2012 at 11:09 am

nice colors surabhi! :) black wala thoda aur pigmented hota toh achha hota na? :) anyway. fab review :*

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Deepti December 19, 2012 at 12:39 pm

Nice Review. Black eyeshadows from Deborah are not that well pigmented. I have one black eyeshadow from deborah and it looks the same , not at all pigmented:(

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sandhya December 19, 2012 at 1:31 pm

hey surbhi your eotd is great! thats some story you have taught us today but taking husband’s atm card, crossing a mac sote and not emptying it…. isnt this illegal ???????? ha ha ha !

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Surbhi December 19, 2012 at 4:03 pm

Surabhi!!

Your eyes are truly KATILAANA in this eye shadow…..

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