Chanel Prelude Eyeshadow Palette: Review and Swatches

Chanel Prelude Eyeshadow Palette: Review and Swatches

Chanel Quadra Eye Shadow in Prelude ($57 #33) (Les 4 Ombres/Ombres a Paupiers Quator) is a neutral eyeshadow-lover’s dream.  The colors are gorgeous for any time of the year.  Unlike most of Chanel’s neutral palettes, Prelude has a cool edge.  In fact, you...
Chanel Rouge Coco Etole: Review and Swatches

Chanel Rouge Coco Etole: Review and Swatches

Chanel Rouge Coco Étole ($32 #80) is a medium warm red with a strong hint of copper and a touch of plum. This shade fits well thematically with the other items in Chanel’s Illusion D’Ombre collection and very vaguely reminded me of the soft red used on the...
Chanel Rouge Coco Plumentis – Review and Swatches

Chanel Rouge Coco Plumentis – Review and Swatches

Chanel Rouge Coco Plumentis ($32 #79) is a soft nude with tones of pink, peach and a hint of mauve that reminds me of the U.S. version of Joues Contraste Orchid Rose blush (reviewed here).   It’s a soft, neutral color that will work with a wide variety of skin...
Chanel Pampille Glossimer: Review and Swatches

Chanel Pampille Glossimer: Review and Swatches

Chanel Glossimer in Pampille ($28.50 #156) (Levres Scintillantes Pampille) is a sheer soft, softly glimmered pink.  The word “pampille” translates to “tassel,” which brings to mind a little flourish or extra.  If you are in need of a Glossimer, Pampille is this...
Chanel Braise Glossimer: Review and Swatches

Chanel Braise Glossimer: Review and Swatches

Chanel Glossimer in Braise ($28.50 #158) (Levres Scintillantes Braise) is a color enigma.  The word “braise” translates to “ember,” evoking a glowing orange-red tone if read literally.  In the tube, Braise appears to have a warm burgundy glow-I...