Bobbi Brown Lilac Rose Eye Palette (Limited Edition): Review

Sometimes I feel like I’ve reached an age where wearing too much purple and pink, while cute, is a little too cute for me. If you have the same thought as I do, hey, meet this upcoming collection from Bobbi Brown.

The Bobbi Brown soon-to-launch limited edition Lilac Rose Collection carries the Lilac Rose Eye Palette, which is the obvious star in this collection. It has eight gorgeous colours, intelligently packaged in such a way that the palette remains compact (four colours are “hidden” in a drawer-like feature).

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The top layer feature dusty pinks and an ivory highlighting shade, while the lower layer are made up of brown shades. All of them are super flattering and I can imagine them looking good on almost any skin tone.

The colours aren’t the most saturated, but they’re great at bringing a glow to the complexion. The eight shades, while looking good even when used alone, are also complementary to one another, which means you could pretty much do your own mix-and-match without worrying about making a mess. Yes, you can be your own makeup artist!

I’d say that this is a great starter-palette for those who are just beginning to explore the wearing of eyeshadow, or if you’re looking for a great everyday eyeshadow palette that you can wear to work/school and also on your weekend dates.

Here are a few looks I’ve created with the palette. You’d notice that they’re all very natural-looking and subtle. The colours are built to enhance your features instead of hiding them.

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bobbi brown lilac rose eyeshadow palette swatches

bobbi brown lilac rose eyeshadow palette - look created

The Bobbi Brown Lilac Rose Eye Palette retails at S$99 from 1 March 2013.

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2 thoughts on “Bobbi Brown Lilac Rose Eye Palette (Limited Edition): Review

  1. Don’t think I’ll be picking up this one! The eyeshadows are not pigmented enough, and I’m not a big fan of pinks and lilacs. I prefer Lancome products. Nice review though!

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