A Quick Smokey Eye using STILA Eyeshadow Trio in Going Green

I love creating smokey eye looks so you can imagine my excitement when I received this eyeshadow trio from Stila in Going Green (*). I think it is a beautiful shade for autumn. I love the fact that there are three eyeshadows (base, crease and liner) in one with colours that work well together. It doesn't take long to create that perfect smokey eye.

This is actually my first eyeshadow that I've tried out from the Stila range and it's impressive. The pigment is great and it applies on really well. The colours are buildable and can be worn wet or dry. I created the smokey eye using the three colours with the lightest shade on the inside of my eye and working my way out with the other colours. I then finished it off with my eyeliner and mascara. Literally took me a few minutes. Just how I like it when I'm in a rush. No faffing about. 

Going Green is a combination of greens. The darkest shade is gorgeous. A dark green with light green shimmer. The eyehsadows in the trio are all shimmery which I like. It's definitely great for the upcoming party season.

What do you think of the look? 






As mentioned above, the Stila eyeshadows can be worn wet or dry. I find that if you use it wet, the colour is deeper and richer.

The eyeshadow retails at £13 for 2.7ml which I guess is around the average for mid range makeup brands. Although I do wish it was bigger as you really do not get that much product and I'm worried that I will finish it extremely quickly. You can pick it up online

What do you think of the eyeshadow? What is your favourite Stila product that you think I should try out?

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8 comments:

  1. Thanks for the swatches! I like the packaging for this! Wasn’t sure if I wanted to spend my money on this palette but it looks like it’s a great deal, especially with my medium skin tone.Again, thanks for the review! :)
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  2. Pretty makeup, love green shades for fall :)

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  3. @Sheistheone ~ They are great colours indeed! :)

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  4. @Afsana ~ Thanks for your comments! You should definitely try it out if you can! x

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  5. @Heather ~ I agree!! Green shades are perfect for autumn! x

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