The Mystere duo (£18.50) from the fall Cinema Noir collection immediately caught my eye. Its a cool toned duo featuring a matte clay taupe and a deep shimmery navy blue.
(I took my pictures near an open window hence the rain droplets)
The colours are beautifully
saturated and create a smoky and sultry look. They feel quite smooth and
have great pigment and very good wear.
Unfortunately I have a major
problem with these and that is how they apply; its patchy and looks dry. I find trying to blend these near impossible and it just looks a bit
messy. I've tried different primers and using none and still I get the
The below picture is the best I can get using all my blending might.
A beautiful colour pairing let down by a sub par formula, you can call
I bought this from John Lewis