Budget Buy: Rimmel Scandaleyes Eye Shadow Sticks

Hi Ladies,

Happy Monday!

I can't believe I hadn't reviewed these shadow sticks as I have been using them for a while now, and they have become one of my favourite "go to" items for a quick makeup look. The last time I bought a product from Rimmel was years ago. There wasn't any particular reason other than the fact that I have my regular brands I reach for. However, I was so impressed with this product that I went back and bought more bits from Rimmel

The Scandaleyes Eye Shadow Sticks are not new. They have been around for a while now. I picked up Bulletproof Beige and Bad Girl Bronze. The formulation of these shadow sticks are great. I would describe the texture as soft, creamy and smooth making them glide on beautifully. This is definitely useful when trying to blend the eyeshadows or creating a smokey eye. The pigment as you will see from the pictures below is extremely rich. The fact that the shadow sticks are shaped like a large marker enables you to apply the product in a more precise way. They also have a lovely shine and luminous finish to them.






I really think these shadow sticks could give the higher-end cream eyeshadows a run for their money. I found the colour to be long lasting although it did crease slightly towards the end of the day. Which I didn't mind at all. My issue is when eyeshadows start creasing after just a few hours. There are three further colours in the range: Tempting Turquoise, Paranoid Purple, and Blackmail. They are definitely worth a try next time you're in Boots or Superdrug. 

The Scandaleyes Eye Shadow Sticks retail at £4.99 which I think is definitely reasonable for a good product.

Have you tried these shadow sticks? Which other products would you recommend from Rimmel?

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14 comments:

  1. Oh just the other day I was at the drugstore,now I am sorry I didn't check out the Rimmel display.These seem really good quality,will try them for sure

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  2. Such beautiful colours! And wow, they don't crease until the end of the day? For that price and for a creamy product, that's pretty good :) X

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  3. These look so pretty! I find most creamy products crease quite quickly on me though.

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  4. Definitely going to buy these after reading about them on your blog. x Becky

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  5. just a thought - LA colors do some 'jumbo stick' pencils now and I purchased some the other week, they're really good and really pigmented and smooth! They have a good range of colours too, just thought I'd mention because they're only 99p!

    http://littlemisspradaxo.blogspot.co.uk :)

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  6. Those are some great colors! Very complimentary for an easy summer look(: I definitely need to grab some of these! xoxo

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  7. Fantastic post :D I have bulletproof beige and entirely agree with your opinions - definitely a run for high end money :)

    SLS x

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  8. @Mimi ~ You should definitely try them out!! x

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  9. @Zsofia ~ I will definitely check them out next time! x

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  10. @Kelly ~ Yes they are great for a quick summer look. You have to let me know which one you go for! x

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  11. @Carly ~ Thanks so much for your lovely comments x

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