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Can you still get matt eyeshadow?

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Ledkr Mon 13-May-13 21:22:56

Trying to find a nice cappuccino shade of matt eyeshadow but its shimmer shimmer shimmer everywhere.
Even my fav no 7 purple trio has gone sparkly.
Any ideas?

AgentProvocateur Mon 13-May-13 21:27:55

I got a nice set of four matt browns from Avon

ggirl Mon 13-May-13 21:32:23

voila! urban decay matte is fab

OrbisNonSufficit Mon 13-May-13 21:35:12

Too Faced have a nice matte palette...

Ledkr Mon 13-May-13 22:09:44

Thanks I'm spoiled for choice. Glad I'm not the only one who doesn't want to glitter at work.

Ledkr Mon 13-May-13 22:12:07

Gish the two links are gorgeous I can't decide. Ill look at Avon now. Cheers everyone

AlwaysSleepingBeauty Mon 13-May-13 22:33:51

I hate shimmer eyeshadows so I feel your pain! I really like the Urban Decay ones; Laura Mercier and MAC do some nice ones.

Ledkr Mon 13-May-13 22:43:01

Mil bought me a mac palate for Xmas I was so chuffed untill I realised they were all bloody sparkly. She hates me obviously grin

burntoutteacher Tue 14-May-13 09:50:17

Mac cork, browndown, or espresso

LaTrucha Tue 14-May-13 09:51:44

I have this problem too. Hate it.

LaTrucha Tue 14-May-13 09:55:00

At the cheap end of the market, I have found Boots natural collection have some matte, and so do Mua in their palette in Superdrug (there are sparkly ones in there too but they are cheap as chips, so doesn't matter too much. )

ZacharyQuack Tue 14-May-13 09:58:45

Stila In the Know palette is all matte shadows. Bobbi Brown also has a good range of mattes.

JennySense Tue 14-May-13 12:01:10

If you're bargain hunting try these at superdrug

Also lilylolo do matt powders

LITTLEGEEK Tue 14-May-13 14:44:27

I recently had a makeover at MAC an it was all matte shades, was really impressed. Bit more expensive than I would usually pay but have used it more than any other shadow I've bought.

bella65 Tue 14-May-13 15:12:49

Bobbi Brown
Cement, Grey, and a few others.

ygritte Tue 14-May-13 22:07:38

I have a great Mac one called malt and then someone on here recommended Soap and Glory quad.I looked at it.. 3 matte and one shimmer (pale, and 2 medium shades in the matte) and got it free when I bought a brilliant waterproof brown eyeliner and amazing "archery" eyebrow pen. £15 for all of it. I'm not sure the offer is still on but I would pay full price for all of them.

HappyAsEyeAm Wed 15-May-13 10:21:10

The mua pallette that Jenny linked to in Superdrug is half matte and half shimmery. But for £4 for a pallette of 12, you can't go wrong. I woudl receommend their Undressed, Undress Me Too, and Heaven and Earth pallettes. 3 for 2, so you get all 3 for £8. I really like their eyeshadow primer for £2.50 too - I smear that on my eyelids, then use the shadows and they stay in place all day and are generously pigmented.

polyhymnia Wed 15-May-13 10:30:46

My favourites are the Bobbi Brown cream ones in the colours already mentioned and Becca eye tints, specially Baroque - available online only from Space NK.

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