Review & Swatches: Gorgeous Cosmetics Shimmer Dust in “Sand Shimmer”

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Gorgeous Cosmetics Shimmer Dust in Sand Shimmer

Availability: Nordstrom
Price: $25.00

Company’s Description

Luxurious loose powder pigment dusts lightly over eyes, face and body. Highly pigmented and silky soft, simply alter your application technique to create a gorgeous sheen, an intense color effect or anything in between.

Goregeous Cosmetics is an Australian cosmetics brand that has recently come to the United States and is now being sold at Nordstrom. Their line of Shimmer Dusts are loose powders that come in 13 shades and can be used on the eyes or face. This review is for the shade Sand Shimmer–a shimmering, pale tan.

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Packaging: 9/10

This loose pigment comes in a black, plastic jar with a see-through, twist-off cap. Inside, the jar has a sifter.

Quality: 9.5/10

Sand Shimmer is a pale tan shade. Its neutral, translucent quality makes it very versatile and suitable to almost any skin color. It will work as an eye shadow color or luminizer/highlighter for the face. The level of shimmer can be built up by using multiple layers of the product or by applying it with a damp brush.

The pigments goes for about three (3) hours before creasing if you don’t use a primer underneath. With primer applied, this shadow doesn’t crease for the first seven (7) hours of wear.

Ease of Use: 9.5/10

This pigment blends smoothly and builds effectively through layering.

Price: 8/10

For $25.00 you get 0.12 ounces (3 grams) of product. MAC Pigments are $21.00 and contain 0.26 ounces (4.5 grams) of product.

Final Grade

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Disclosure

This sample was provided for consideration purposes by the brand or a PR company. Reviews are always honest and never paid for.


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