A Gift! – It’s Skin Mix & Bake Eye Shadow in 05 and Skinfood Orange & Mint Body Essence

September 2, 2010

My Lunasol lemming-stirring friend gave me a beauty surprise when she flew into Singapore recently. Upon meeting me, she thrust into my hands a bag of goodies containing three sachets of body lotion from Skinfood, as well as a beautiful baked eyeshadow from It’s Skin, another Korean brand.

This swirled lovely reminds me of MAC Mineralize shadows.

The shadows swatch as prettily as they look. Somehow, the Korean brands have a knack for creating beautiful silvery greys and blues. This same friend gave me an Etude House palette that has a gorgeous pewter and navy in it but like these shades, they have a certain complexity.

Thanks, chinggu!

Posted in: baked makeup | beauty gifts | body care | eyeshadows | it's skin | korean brands | raok | skinfood | swatches

8 Responses to A Gift! – It’s Skin Mix & Bake Eye Shadow in 05 and Skinfood Orange & Mint Body Essence

  1. September 2, 2010 at 4:30 am

    Looks pigmented and nice blue color
    Nice from your friend

    • makeupmag
      September 2, 2010 at 9:28 pm

      Hi Dhini,

      Yes, it was a wonderful gift!

  2. September 2, 2010 at 9:27 am

    That eyeshadow is the perfect duo for you. I know how beautiful you look in those shades.

    • makeupmag
      September 2, 2010 at 9:30 pm

      Hi Mar,

      I almost gasped when I realised how buttery they felt when I swatched them! :D

  3. milktea
    September 2, 2010 at 6:59 pm

    Wow.. the swatched It’s Skin eye shadows are gorgeous! And in the pan, the 2 eye shadows look like stormy mountains and oceans! Abstract, of course.

    • makeupmag
      September 2, 2010 at 9:31 pm

      Hi Milktea,

      I like how you interpreted the appearance of the pans! They reminded me of the earth viewed from outer space. ;)

  4. Ivy
    September 2, 2010 at 11:03 pm

    Hi, can i know is there ”Its skin”’in SG? Im not a makeup person! But i just love the pattern and swirl! And when you swatch it it so nice!

    • makeupmag
      September 3, 2010 at 12:11 am

      Hi Ivy,

      Unfortunately, It’s Skin is not available in Singapore. I agree – the colours are beautiful! :)

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