NYX Eyebrow Cake Powder Dark Brown, Brown

NYX Eyebrow Cake Powder Dark Brown

Hello Everyone,

Today, I’m going to write about the product that is my must-have makeup essential nowadays and without which I never pack my bags, my NYX  Eyebrow Cake Powder Dark Brown, Brown.

NYX Eyebrow Cake Powder Dark Brown Brown

For years, I have been using the Lakme eyebrow pencil because I didn’t ever bother to check out other brands nor did I ever pay much attention to how my eyebrows looked. After I started reading beauty blogs, I realized that I was neglecting the most important part of my eyes, i.e., the brows which add a lot of character and definition to the face. Hence, my hunt to find the perfect brow filler began. Very soon, I was lucky enough to lay my hands on this particular baby from NYX Cosmetics and ever since I’m in love with this.

What Does NYX Say About Eyebrow Cake Powder (ECP):
Our recipe for cooking up exquisite eyebrows includes wax, tools and a pair of complementary powders, which can be customized to create the ideal shade. Each Eyebrow Cake Powder kit includes a slanted brush and a round wand to shape, style and tame eyebrows.

Available in 6 different shades:
NYX Eyebrow Cake Powder Dark Brown.


Shelf Life:
1 year.

Powder: Kaolin, Talc, Nylon-12, Pentaerythirityl Tetraisostearate, Bis-Digylceryl Polyacyladipade-2, Isostearyl Isostearate, Octyldodecyl Stearoyl Stearate, Diissostearyl Malate, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Phenyl Trimethicone, Dimethicone, Tocopheryl Acetate, Isopropylparben, Isobutylparaben, Butylparaben, Methylparaben, and Propylparaben. May Contain: Zinc Oxide (CI 77497),Mica (CI 77019) Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxide Red (CI 77491), Iron Oxide Black (CI 77499), Iron Oxide Yellow (CI 77492) or Carbon Black (CI 77266). Gel: Beeswax, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax, Polyethylene, Polybutene, Ricinus Communs Seed Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Oil, PVP/Hexadecene Copolymer, Bis-Digyleryl Polyacyladipade-2, Tocophery Acetate, and B.H.A.

Eyebrow cake powder

My Take on NYX Eyebrow Cake Powder Dark Brown:

The Eyebrow Cake Powder case contains 2 powders, a brow wax , a slanted brush and a round mascara like wand.  It is like all you need to shape your brows in one case. This is the most amazing eyebrow filler I could have ever found. Both the powders are amazingly pigmented and one needs a really teeny weeny quantity to fill out the brows. It took me a bit of practice to find out how much I need for one application and now I’m much sorted. The powder is very smooth and soft and blends easily and once set with the wax they look perfect.

Eyebrow cake

I have worn this for as long as 6-7 hours without the slightest of fading, and they add so much to the face that now I regret not buying it earlier.

It is written on the case “for those movie star brows” and it is so apt. These eyebrows make the brows look so naturally fuller, unlike pencils or stencils. You only need a little bit of practice with this since it is very easy to go overboard with too much color in the brows as this is highly pigmented.


There are six shades available and it is impossible to be not able to find your perfect match. I have the second shade ECP 02 which is Dark Brown/Brown and it is the perfect shade for me.

I read a rule somewhere that eyebrows should be one shade lighter than your hair color and not the same shade as your hair, so they’d look more natural. Hope this tip also helps you to decide your shade.

Pros of NYX Eyebrow Cake Powder Dark Brown:

  • Highly pigmented.
  • Long-staying capability.
  • Many shades available.
  • Inexpensive.
  • Looks more natural than brow pencils.
  • All-in-one case, so you don’t have to keep a separate applicator
  • For a softer look , use only the powder and not the wax.

Cons of NYX Eyebrow Cake Powder Dark Brown:

  • I wish it was easily available in India.
  • The wax quantity should have been more, I think I’ll finish it out before the powders.
  • Shelf life could have been more, I might not be able to finish this in a year’s time.

Before filling the brows.


After filling the brows.

brow filler

See, how natural it looks!!

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60 thoughts on “NYX Eyebrow Cake Powder Dark Brown, Brown

  1. WOW! the difference is stunning, Agni… Love this product..
    I am definitely getting this.. :woot: :woot: :woot: :woot:
    Superb review :waytogo: :waytogo: :waytogo:

    1. It does indeed, and I was so sick of the Lakme eyebrow pencil that I decided to get this.. :shying: :shying: My almost non-existent eyebrows come to life with this, :happydance: but you already have such full brows, u might not be needing the sleek filler all the time.. ?:)

      1. rati di a chottu query hai…me attending a frnds weeding in 1st week of december….wearinga purple saree….so have decided to buy e/s from MAC….well i want sum neutral shade may be a blend of two shades dont wanna go for plums & purples…a vey neutral shade that will suite d occassion..plzzz advice me ant two shades from MAC…i already have the black shade wid me …..though i m eyeing on expensive pink & amber light…but confussed weather to pick amber light or woodwinked…plz advice….

        ohhh i wrote an essay… :shocked: :shocked: :shocked:

        1. :thanks: :thanks: di…i will surely try the shades on myself…i m two tones darker than you…& wat about expensive pink…will dat suit me kya???

  2. totally loved it!!! :thanks: :thanks: for the review Agnibanya……!!!!! :yahoo: :yahoo:

    is any there way that i can but this online??? :snicker: :snicker:

  3. wow.. this one is looking good.. ur brows are looking better with this… I am gonna get this soon.. :jog: :jog: :jog: :jog: :jog: :jog:

    1. Yea Gurpreet, even I didn’t know for a very very long time ….get it now and you will love it or you can also check out the sleek eye brow powder review by Rati here on IMBB O:) O:)

  4. ohh i’m tempted.. so many nyx reviews :woot: .. will save this for my next order as i just ordered sum nyx stuff last wk :whistle: .. superb revuu dear :yahoo: :yahoo: but whts the wax for ??

  5. i never really bothered about eyebrow pencils/stuff like this,as i have dark brows…but thanx for the review.. am getting tempted :toothygrin: :toothygrin: by the way i have dark brown hair..so will this suite me?? ?:)

    1. I think it will Sukanya, this is a very natural color for Indian skin..the Black may be too stark…the general rule is the brows should be a tad lighter than the darkest natural hair color, so you can decide..there are about 5 or 6 shades to choose from..

  6. The difference is sooo amazing! :woot: :woot: :woot: I will definitely get this when I need a brow filler! :yahoo:
    :thanks: for the review,dear! :puchhi:

  7. WOw! thats a really nice prduct. I have very light brows too.
    Will surely add this to my next NYX list :thumbsup: :thanks: :thanks:

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