Tuesday, July 10, 2012

NARS Smudge Proof Eyeshadow Base


I am truly in love with this primer. NARS claims that this "Extends the wear of eyeshadow, eyeliner, and eyebrow pencil. Maximizes color intensity".  My oily lids could not agree more.



I literally wore this to the beach in 95 degrees, humid weather, went to a friends house after, and went to eat.  By the time I got home, my shadow looked as good as it did when I first left.  After using this primer for a year I never put it to the test quite like I did that day and I just knew I will never buy a different primer ever again. (I've tried Urban Decay Primer Potion and I had creases after a few hours)


This primer applies white, but once you blend it out it turns clear

To show the difference between having nothing and having NARS Smudge Proof underneath a shadow, I used the eyeshadow Humid from MAC.


Left | No Primer     Right | With Primer

As you can see without the primer, it seems more dull and is not as intense as it is with the primer underneath.

3 comments:

  1. oh I might have to give this primer a go, would you say this is better than urban decay primer potion?

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    1. I personally think it is better because my shadows still crease when I used the Urban Decay Primer Potion. But my sister uses the primer potion and she swears by it. (then again shes never tried the NARS one lol)

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  2. Interesting post! Really useful!

    I'll be following :)

    xo from staers-blog.blogspot.com.es

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