Chanel Stylo Eyeshadow Summer 2015

I have stopped posted mobile-only swatches here for a reason but unfortunately I can’t afford to buy every single product I post about on the blog, which means every now and again poorer quality swatches will show up here – I apologise for that in advance as this is one of these cases.

When travelling this week I bought at the airport one of the five new Chanel Stylo Eyeshadows launched for summer 2015 – I opted for Laurier Rose as it was quite a unique colour in my humble opinion, but I managed to swatch all five for reference. I didn’t, however, take a pic of the display, which is why I’m using a promo photo to showcase the actual products.

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The five new Stylo Eyeshadow sticks are, in the order above, Campanule (107), a light purple shade; Azulejo (117), a nice Cerulean blue – “azulejo” happens to mean “glazed tile” in Portuguese, which I found quite appropriate as the traditional azulejos in Portugal are blue; Laurier Rose (127), a lovely peachy-pink shade; Olivine (137), a greyed olive green; and Caroube (147), a warm medium brown.

All five have sparkly particles in the formula, some more evident than others. I swatches them in the following order: Laurier Rose, Caroube, Azulejo, Campanule and Olivine. In-store lighting wasn’t particularly flattering but you get the idea.

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All five are limited edition and set quite fast, so don’t seem ideal for a lot of blending. They’re creamy and feel refreshing when applied, a characteristic of this Chanel formula.

Conclusion: pretty colours, nice texture, and a good deal in duty free (£19.10 against £23 in London’s shops).

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Comments: 2

  1. Judith May 23, 2015 at 3:58 am Reply

    Pretty swatches indeed! I think this is something worth trying out. I will start with that Laurier Rose one.

    • Nicole May 23, 2015 at 8:48 am Reply

      It’s the one I started with as well, so I approve! 😀

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