Giorgio Armani Beauty Acqua Collection Eyes To Kill Intense Eyeshadows for Summer 2012

July 27, 2012
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Fans of the fabulous Eyes To Kill eyeshadows will be pleased to know that the capsule Giorgio Armani Acqua Collection has arrived on our shores.

Eyes to Kill unveils a pearl blend that radiates four spellbinding colors. Each shade is based on a revolutionary technology that acts like a kaleidoscope, producing multidimensional colors…Neither a cream nor a powder, the incredible hybrid formula acts as a color suspension tool that delivers dreamy, ethereal beauty to eyes with a 24 hour hold. Crease-proof, flake-proof, waterproof and sweat-proof.

– Giorgio Armani Beauty

Their true colours in white light

In the collection are Eyes To Kill Intense Eyeshadows in:

#24 Smokey Copper – a golden black
#25 Rusted Gold – a blackened olive
#26 Carat Gold – a subdued gold
#27 Oxidized Silver – a greyed purple with red tones
#28 Red Platine – a burgundy-bronze
#29 Rose Titanium – a frosty lilacy pink

Their sparkles in orange light

They all have complex, multi-dimensional sparkles.

For more swatches, as well as comparisons, do visit Beauty Look Book and Rouge Deluxe.

My favourite of the lot:
Oxidized Silver,
which looks like a cerise-mottled graphite

These shadow lovelies are S$41 at DFS Galleria on Scotts. As of yesterday, the eyeshadows have not yet been displayed but I expect that they’ll be more visible soon. Even so, in contrast to their super sparkly and perfectly-pigmented contents, the ETKs occupy an unassuming space on the shelves and aren’t conspicuous. Do look carefully for them!

Image source: Giorgio Armani Beauty


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19 Responses to Giorgio Armani Beauty Acqua Collection Eyes To Kill Intense Eyeshadows for Summer 2012

  1. Amy
    July 27, 2012 at 8:35 am

    Wow! These look gorgeous! I keep seeing pictures of the other Eyes To Kill shadows and they all look amazing! Thanks for the swatches! :)

    • makeupmag
      July 29, 2012 at 12:46 pm

      Hi Amy,

      You’re welcome. I enjoyed swatching them!

  2. July 27, 2012 at 8:48 am

    I’m sort of glad we don’t get GA here. I’d be broke all the time LOL! That said I have my eye on 24, 25 and 26. I can’t remember if they are LE, do you know? If so I might have to get a CP :P

    • makeupmag
      July 29, 2012 at 12:50 pm

      Hey PB,

      Luckily for me, most of the colours in this set are warmer than I like, though I appreciate their depth of tone. ;)

      They’re LE, according to the website.

      • makeupmag
        July 29, 2012 at 12:50 pm

        Oh and let me know re: the CP. If I’m swinging by town, I’d be glad to do it.

  3. July 27, 2012 at 9:26 am

    So so beautiful! I’m going to collect mine this Saturday, I can’t wait to play with them.

    • makeupmag
      July 29, 2012 at 12:54 pm

      Hi Jac,

      I saw! Gorgeous haul; great choices. :)

  4. July 27, 2012 at 10:31 am

    Dear Maggg,
    Thank you for the swatch and info on instagram! I am going to DFS later today to see it myself and decide which one to get. I have seen swatches online and I think I am going to pick 3 ;)

    • makeupmag
      July 29, 2012 at 12:51 pm

      I saw your haulage, Meryl! Nice one! :D

  5. eunice
    July 27, 2012 at 11:49 am

    hi Mag,
    thanks for the lovely update! so exciting!
    did you get any from this collection?
    thanks!

    • makeupmag
      July 29, 2012 at 12:52 pm

      Hi Eunice,

      The colours are warmer than I prefer, so I only purchased Oxidised Silver. They’re gorgeous, though.

      PS: Am still thinking about #24…heh!

      • eunice
        July 29, 2012 at 3:15 pm

        hi mag,
        thanks for your reply!
        i’m lemming for #27 too, do you think the redness will cause ‘swollen eye’ effect?
        thanks!

        • makeupmag
          July 30, 2012 at 12:57 am

          Hi Eunice,

          I think it should be all right – it’s not that red. :)

  6. July 28, 2012 at 12:23 pm

    oh dear #24,25,27 n 28 is just so lovely!

    hopefully next month when I go travel i get to pick this up at the DFS!

    • makeupmag
      July 29, 2012 at 12:52 pm

      Plue – they’re all nice! They’re LE too, so don’t take too long, ah!

      • July 30, 2012 at 9:58 am

        hopefully i’ll still see them mid next month! fingers crossed! :P

        • makeupmag
          July 30, 2012 at 10:14 pm

          Good luck, Plue! Let me know which ones you end up with. ;)

  7. Chocfull
    July 29, 2012 at 3:13 am

    Love your swatches!!!

    • makeupmag
      July 29, 2012 at 12:53 pm

      Thank you, Farah. Heaps of even more lemming-inducing swatches on the blogosphere, heh.

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