Rimmel London Glam Eyes Quad Eyeshadow-002 Smokey Brun
Eye shadow collection inspired by the sophistication of the London fashion scene.
Soft Silky formula for smooth saturated colour
- Long wear, crease resistant shadow
- Intense colour reveal
- Blends effortlessly
I must say I gave into the hype and jumped onto the Rimmel bandwagon, since these hit online stores recently. It is not like I haven’t used Rimmel before, I did get some lipsticks and shadow singles from England but these sounded just too tempting and then there is the thrill of online shopping looming large all the time! Lets see what I got myself from Rimmel.
I got a couple of lippies (or more on second thoughts) and two quads. I will review the other one soon. I played safe and bought myself a wearable shade, I have a couple more, it is my duty to help you shop by reviewing new makeup on the scene 😀
First off, I loved the colors a lot.I thought this will a day wear/office wear quad. But it turns out so, the pigmentation on this quad is horrid! The colors though very wearable, are very chalky, something I did don’t expect from Rimmel after paying 415 INR for the quad. I must say I am quite disappointed.
The colors are great for highlight, for crease and one of them my fav, the dirty gold one is oh-so-pretty but barely shows up. over all, a major disappointment. May be the prime reason being warm skin tone, this eye shadow goes on really subtle on me, which I could use to my advantage.
If you still like the quad, use it on a primer, and really build it up,it is so chalky that it might have absorbed oil from the lids which made it stay crease-free for three plus hours 😛
Here are some similar palettes. Revlon custom eyes shadows and Loreal Open eyes pro.
We have used better and Rimmel can do better, this is chalky, less pigmented and very subtle on me.
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10 thoughts on “Rimmel London Glam Eyes Quad Eyeshadow-002 Smokey Brun”
aww cute packaging…. too bad they didnt work out…..
packaging was so pretty and tempting but actual product is disappointing.
I was thinking of trying these quads.
so disappointed with rimmel :/
Aww.. i ws expecting it to be as great as lippys.. 😛 scrolling down for ur eotd know.. 🙂
aaww 🙁 i didnt like the shade selection too
its chalky so obviously a big no no for me…between i have revlon custom eye shadow naturally glamorous so no need to get this one in near future..but i loved the packaging. Nice review Neha
I was just about to order this one…glad I saw your review…. Thanks for the heads up Neha….
Neha! Ab Chambor chhodke you have gone towards Rimmel? 🙂
I’ve been reading all the reviews, and I am soo tempted!!
I wanna try the lippes, thanks for this review! Sad that it was a dud!
Haaaw! Lol @ absorbed oil from lids 😀 i swear online shopping tempts so mych n has become sooo easy! Companies r literally thriving on our impulse purchases, cant stop n dont want to 😛