Faces Go Chic Eyeshadow Quad Mauve Taupe Review,Swatches


Hi everyone!!!

I am a big fan of eye shadows. I am always in search of eyeshadows with pretty girly colors. When I saw this eyeshadow, I couldn’t resist myself from buying it, after all its from faces and is affordable too. Read on more to find out about this quad.

Faces go chic eyeshadow mauve taupe

What the product claims:
Light and easy to blend, long lasting formula with vitamin E which help nourish eyelids.

Directions to use:
Use the applicator to gently apply on the eyelid area.

Talc, mica, butyl stearate, mineral oil, pentaerythrityl tetraisostearate, zinc stearate, zinc oxide, isopropyl myristate, ethylhexyl palmitate, prunus amygdalus dulcis(sweet almond) oil, tocopheryl acetate, retinyl palmitate, phenoxyethanol, methylparaben, ethylparaben, butylparaben, propylparaben, isobutylparaben, [may contain (+/-) iron oxide (Cl77491, Cl77492, Cl77499), titanium dioxide (Cl77891), ultramarines (Cl77007), ferrix ferrocyanide (Cl 77510), chromium oxide greens (Cl 77288), chromium hydroxide green (Cl 77289), manganese violet (Cl 77742), red 40 (Cl 16035), blue 1 (Cl 42090), yellow 5 (Cl 19140), carmine (Cl 75470)

Price: Rs 299

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Quantity: 7 gram

Shades available:

  •  Wine timed 01
  •  Mono aquamarine 02
  • Mauve taupe 03

I got it in mauve taupe.

The eyeshadows are in a balck see through case with the faces logo in the front. Its an ok tyoe of packaging, nothing speacial or classy about it. an applicator is provided inside, which we all know is of little use. There is no mirror in the case.

mauve taupe review

About the colors:
It has 4 colors, one higlighter- shimmery creamish pink, 2 shades of purple- mauve with more pinkinsh tinge and other is smokey mauve, and a greyish taupe.

mauve taupe review

My take on this quad:
I expected this quad to be an avergage kind, considering the price, but I was wrong. All the shades have intense pigmentation. A single swipe and you get the exact color as seen in the pan.
Pigmentation can definitely be increased by using a primer underneath.

faces mauve taupe eyeshadow

The texture is very smooth, in fact buttery smooth. There is just a slight fall out. Eyeshadows are not at all powdery or chalky. They glide easily on the lids and are very easy to blend.

( left- with flash; right- without flash)

faces eyeshadow mauve review

All the colors give a pearly finish. Staying power is around 3-4 hours and there is slight creasing after 2-3 hours if used without a base.when it is used with a base underneath and it easily stays on my lids for 6 hours without any creasing.


  • Colors are very pretty
  • Pigmentation is intense
  • Buttery smooth texture
  • Blends easily
  • Finish of all the eyeshadows is pearly, not shimmery
  • Very slight fall out
  • Texture isn’t chalky
  • Staying power is fine considering the price and my oily lids.
  • Affordable
  •  Good quantity
  •  Complete list of ingredients mentioned


  •  Applicator is of no use
  • No dark color in the quad
  •  I think there’s an availability issue.
  •  Slight creasing after 2-3 hours without base
  •  Packaging could be improved

IMBB Rating: 4/5

Will I repurchase?
I wont be able to finish this, but I am looking for other colors. I don’t mind the staying power because it can be improved by using a good base. I love its pigmentation and texture and most of all, its color and price.

Do I recommend?
Yes. If you like the colors and are looking for an affordable quad, give this a try for sure.

Hope you like my review. 🙂
Have a great day ahead.

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21 thoughts on “Faces Go Chic Eyeshadow Quad Mauve Taupe Review,Swatches

  1. I never thought of buying Faces eyeshadows because honestly I never thought of them performing well but this is an exception! will get one of these!

    1. Me too Ila. This is ny first eyeshadow from F*ces. Its staying power is definitely not upto the mark, but this quad is a good deal considering the price 🙂

  2. Sooooper surbhi! I am new to eyeshadows this one is a must try! Very affordable… Yippee but where can I find it?

    1. I am glad you like it so much Neha 🙂 Its available at few online sites. i saw it at stylecraze, khoobsurti and goodlife. its available at few local stores as well.

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