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Essence Cosmetics: All About Candies Eyeshadow Palette and Tutorial

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Yesterday, I reviewed All about Paradise from Essence Cosmetics and today is "all about Candies". 
These beautifully pigmented pastel shadows are shimmery with a buttery texture. 
All about Candies can be worn as a base or as a wash of color to create soft eye looks.

The 6 pastel colors included are yellow, pink, lilac, peach, blue and a mint green.


Here are the swatches! 
The one on the right is searched with primer making them pop more and pigmented.

When I saw All about Candies, it reminded me of the Sigma Creme de Couture Palette. And I said to myself "I'll grab All about Candies to act as a base for the Sigma ones. The two are pictured below.


So before using them as bases, I tried them as straight shadows with only primer. 
I must say I was a little disappointed with the way it showed on my eyes.
They creased on me in the hot sun and they looked very sheer.
But when I layered the sigma ones on top they looked very nice.
I do think nextime, I should add a sticky base like a NXY jumbo pencil in milk so they can show up more when I apply them alone.

So, here's an example on how they showed up layered with the Creme De Couture.
My favorite in the essence palette is the blue shadow.
Oops, I didn't wear mascara here or a lip product. Lol
But these are definately pastels that will brighten your eyes and give you a bright eyed awaken fresh look.

Now, here's a YouTube tutorial from Emma Norggard I found that can give you an idea if you want to try them yourself for $4.99 at Ulta.




 Most of these video tutorials are from over seas because Essence Cosmetics is from Germany and they are branched out in Europe, Canada, and North America.


Here's thier site for more info on products and locations  http://www.essence-cosmetics.com/about/ 

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