You'd be forgiven for not noticing the MAC Gorgeous Eyes Collection for this Fall, the release of pre-filled eyeshadow quads featuring re-promoted or permanent shades barely made a whimper on its release (unlike the useful fanfare that accompanies a MAC collection), even at the counter I went to the quads were stuffed at the side not even having a proper stand, how very sad...
At £30, which is quite a bit cheaper than if you bought a 4 pan and
filled it yourself, I thought these were well worth a look. I bought the Melt My
Heart Eye Shadow Quad which contains the below,
Forgery: sheer glittery silver (Lustre)
Melt My Heart: very shiny/metallic silver
Heather Belles: deep charcoal (Satin)
Silver Ring: satin grey (Veluxe Pearl)
I can't say that any of the shades are unique and truth be told I
do think its a bit too shiny/metallic on me, but the overall
quality is quite good, with the lustre being the worst performer (though that's just the way of Lustres; not very smooth and lacking the
It delivers in creating a smoky look with a good
graduation in colour intensities within the same family. I think this is nice to have if you haven't already got similar colours in your collection but its not an essential.
I bought this from maccosmetics.co.uk