You know I have been crazy about L’Oreal infallible eye shadow range recently. I have already reviewed it in Endless Chocolat and Flashback Silver. This is the third color I got and I am very excited to review it.
About the product: (from the website)
Make a long lasting impression without batting an eye.
Infallible eye shadows contain ultra concentrated color pigments, for an intense color finish and upto 24 hour long-lasting hold.
- Forever pink
- Endless chocolate
- Purple obsession
- Permanent kaki
- Hourglass beige
- All night blue
- Burning black
- Flashback silver
- Eternal black
Price: Rs 450
Quantity: 3.5 gram
Shelf life: 24 months
My take on this eye shadow:
I love green eye shadows. Whenever I see a beautiful green or khaki color, I can’t stop myself from buying it. I swatched this eye shadow in the store and I liked it so much that it just took me a minute to buy it.
Permanent kaki is an olive green color with brown undertones. It is more of a neutral taupe green rather than bright rich green color. It has a very subtle shimmer it has a metallic finish when used on the lids; the glitter is barely visible. It will flatter all skin tones and will look lovely when paired with bronze or golden color. I t can be used for green smoky eyes. I am absolutely in love with this color. It can be worn both at parties (when paired with gold and bronze) and daily.
It comes in a small cute transparent, sturdy, glass tub with a screw cap. The shade name is written very clearly on the lid and the tub being transparent; it is very easy to locate the color. It has a black pan inside to prevent drying of the eye shadow and keep it in pressed form. The packaging is travel friendly.
The texture of this eyeshadow is velvety and buttery soft. I expected it to be messy, because of being loose eye shadow. But, it isn’t powdery and chalky at all and has creamy finish on the lids. It glides on the lids like butter. It blends very beautifully and easily. It doesn’t form uneven patches at all. This eye shadow is packed better with finger than eye shadow brush. There was a very slight fall out.
The staying power of this eye shadow is amazing and the best thing about this eye shadow. It lasts on my oily lids for the 6-8 hours without any primer with no fading or creasing. It will easily stay on lids the entire day when used with a primer. The eye shadow is well pigmented. Single swipe gives the required color.
And now the swatches:
- I love the color, a perfect olive green color with metallic finish. It can be worn both at parties and daily. It is a lovely neutral taupe green.
- The texture is buttery soft and velvety
- It glides on the lids beautifully and easily
- Doesn’t form uneven patches.
- Staying power is awesome. It stays on my lids for 6-8 hours without primer.
- No fading
- No creasing
- Packaging is very cute and travel friendly. The tub is transparent
- The pan inside the tub prevents drying of the eye shadow and keeps the powder pressed.
- Will last for a very long time
- Price is the only con I can think of.
Will I repurchase/do I recommend?
Yes. I have already got 3 eye shadows from this range and I am absolutely in love with all the three. You should try these because of the amazing texture, staying power and color range.
Hope you like my review. 🙂
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