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Save or Splurge- Illamasqua Liquid Metal vs 17 Wild Metallic Cream Eyeshadow

1st November 2011 in Save or Splurge, Uncategorised - 20 Comments - 2 min read

Save or Splurge- Illamasqua Liquid Metal vs 17 Wild Metallic Cream Eyeshadow

1st November 2011 in Save or Splurge, Uncategorised - 20 Comments - 2 min read >/div>

Hey Gorgeous Beauties!!

I have found that these posts are popular so i thought why not do more! I went out this morning just for you guys to get the 17 Wild Metallic Cream Eyeshadow from Boots because it looked a good match for the Illamasqua Liquid Metal in Surge and to be honest it is a good match but the 17 shadow is darker.





17 Wild Metallic Cream Eyeshadow- These are gorgeous, creamy and light eyeshadows in a cream form which apply so smoothly. They are very pigmented with a strong true silver tone to them, something i love

Illamasqua Liquid Metal in Surge- This is such an amazing product, when I bought this I hadn’t seen anything like it before its soft, pigmented and a light silver colour which is lighter than the 17 Shadow and more “Metal Like”






Comparison-  I think these are both amazing products, i really love the 17 Shadow and i think its amazing for the price. I would have to say I like its more then the Liquid Metal because it is a more “truer silver”.  Both are amazing pigmented but the 17 shadow has light and tiny pieces of glitter but that isn’t a problem
They both crease like hell which is a bad point to both but they can be powdered over and still retain there silver ((I use Electra from MAC to set them and they still look gorgeous and true))
Price- Illamasqua Liquid Metal- £17.50
        – 17 Wild Metallic Cream Eyeshadow- £3.99


-SAVING-  £13.51-



TOP- Illamasqua Liquid Metal- Surge
Bottom- 17 Wild Metallic Cream Eyeshadow- Wild Silver

Overall I think the 17 Wild Metallic Cream Eyeshadow is better because to me it looks like a more true Silver than the Liquid Metal
They are available in Stores or at Illamasqua.com, Boots.com 


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