Sleek – iDivine Eyeshadow Palette in Oh So Special (£7.99/12×1.1g)
What Sleek says:
Sleek MakeUP’s legendary i-Divine eyeshadow palettes are 12 shades of super-pigmented, longlasting, mineral based eyeshadow, designed to suit all. Each i-Divine eyeshadow palette contains pearlescent shades, which contain mica particles that highlight and illuminate giving an overall radiant effect. Available in a variety of colour ways, your i-Divine is waiting for you.
Oh So Special includes ultra flattering pink and brown shades that will deliver perfect results no matter the occasion. Take your look from day time chic with matte browns and creamy beiges, through to a sultry evening look with shimmering greys and smoky plums.
OH SO SPECIAL i-Divine encapsulates everything that is fashion forward, sophisticated, and feminine. This exquisite addition to the i-Divine family has been created for all women and the OH SO SPECIAL woman is confident, on trend and courageous with her style.
What I say:
A long time I have been eyeing this palette, but for some reason never actually bought it. Last Friday was the day I just gave in and could not resist any longer. Find below some swatches of this lovely palette and my first impressions.
The mix of matte and frosty eyeshadows is quite common in Sleek’s palettes. As per usual, the matte shades are a bit more difficult to work with, but not unworkable. I found ‘Wrapped Up’ the hardest to show up in my swatches as it took me several swipes to get the colour to show up at all. Bow is such a neutral matte colour that it barely shows in my swatch above on the very left, but it is a great blending shade. My favourite colour probably is ‘Gateau’, such a beautiful pink with golden shimmer. Although ‘Glitz’ is a nice colour, for me it is the only colour that does not really fit the rest of the palette. I would have preferred another matte purple or similar instead.
Other reviews and swatches:
Mica, Talc, Kaolin, Magnesium Stearate, Dimethicone, Paraffinum Liquid, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Propylparaben and Methylparaben, +/- [CI77510, CI 77289, CI 77491, ,CI 77492].