Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Estée Lauder Pure Eyeshadow Duo

My mom has been a devoted customer to Estée Lauder since she was 18 years old. So everytime she goes to the EL counter, she will purchase her items whenever they are offering a Free Gift with Purchase. I love when she comes home and shares some of this make up with me from the free gift with purchase. 
I don't remember when she gave it to me, but I got a Pure Eyeshadow Duo with shades Tea Biscuit and Cinnamon. However, when I got it, I was not much into eyeshadow and put it away with all the other makeup I did not use. I recently stumbled upon it and decided to use it for my month of May makeup bag.
Estee Lauder Pure Eyeshadow photo DSCN9650_zps56fac875.jpg
For the past month, I have been wearing this shadow combo. The eyeshadows have a nice consistency, no fallout, and last all day when paired with an eyelid primer. I put Tea Biscuit from lash line to brow, and Cinnamon goes into my crease. Unfortunately, I believe both are discontinued shades. I know for a fact that Cinnamon is discontinued, but am unsure about Tea Biscuit. 
EL Pure Tea Biscuit and Cinnamon photo DSCN9656_zps5a3b8576.jpg
L-R: Tea Biscuit and Cinnamon
EL Tea Biscuit and Cinnamon photo DSCN9658_zps452e86e6.jpg 
Tea Biscuit is a pale shimmery champagne color.
Cinnamon is a bronzy brown with gold shimmer.
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9 comments:

  1. The shades are just gorgeous! I love the cinnamon one!
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  2. My mum is the same, this was her first makeup brand she tried out, introduced by my grandmother! Great review :)

    Belle x
    Mascara & Maltesers

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  3. So pretty. I have a similiar duo from Bare Escentuals (The Top Shelf, I believe) that I love because it's so easy to slap on and get out the door when you're in a rush. :)

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  4. Such cute names! That looks like a very nice everyday duo! How's the texture/quality of the shadows?

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    1. It is perfect for everyday! The texture is not as smooth because it does have the shimmery glitter, but the quality is great.

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  5. Cinnamon is so pretty! I'm sad that it's discontinued - it looks like the perfect colour for me! :(

    Love, Hails x | www.hayerlily.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. I know =( I believe that "Hot Cinnamon" may be similar to it, (don't quote me on that) but from what I have seen, it seems close.

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  6. These are so beautiful! I love wearing colors like the darker shade everyday. I am a new follower from the bright side hop! :)

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