Makeup Monday is all about my #1 makeup item, eyeliner! I’ve always worn eyeliner, its my dessert island product (along with concealer). Avon recently released 4 new shades of this True Color SuperExtend Precise Liquid Pen, so lets review and swatch the shades I own, black, hunter green and sapphire blue.
Word On Avon True Color Super Extend Precise Liquid Pen:
Finest liquid pen, Avon True Color SuperExtend Precise Liquid Pen…A liquid liner pen for mess-free coverage. Provide a precise and easy application and wears for 12 hours. AVON TRUE COLOR means the color you buy is the color you apply. Now all your favorite lipsticks, glosses, eyeshadows and nail enamel have Avon’s acclaimed TRUE COLOR technology, designed to give you the natural flawless look you want… nothing less. Rich pigments are blended into our high-quality formulas for guaranteed color that stays true all day. FUSS-FREE, FAIL-FREE MAKEUP THAT LOOKS AND PERFORMS THE WAY YOU EXPECT IT TO. THAT’S THE AVON TRUE COLOR PROMISE.
• Available in black, brown suede, hunter green, sapphire blue and dark charcoal
• Effortless control
• No pulling or tugging
• .4mm tip for an ultra-fine, sleek line
• Glides on smoothly, close to the lash line
• Provides full color in one stroke
• Wears for 12 hours
• Ophthalmologist and allergy tested
• Thin felt tip
• To Use: Press the ultra-thin tip lightly for precise lining and defining. Do not apply directly on the inner rim of lash line
Word Of Alicia:
This Avon True Color SuperExtend Precise Liquid Liner in black has been my #1 favorite liquid liner since they discontinued my long time mark. favorite. What I like about this formula is its nice and opaque, goes on really smooth and lasts all day. I can get expert precision with the shape and has a great grip. More importantly, I can get that wing every time… and if its not awesome I can dab the felt tip to fill in, or thicker. This applies to all 3 shades.
My review on the colors themselves, black is an obvious win. Sapphire Blue is really great not too dark not to bright, super wearable for day or night and still gives that definition you want from an eyeliner look. Hunter Green isn’t as vibrant as I was hoping for. It still looks good on, but I go into knowing its more of a softer look. I also love that they put the color on the ends so you can easily determine which pen is what color!
Most excellent eyeliner but most horrible cap design. What I don’t like about these eyeliners are how easy it is for the caps to come off. I can’t tell you how many times in my makeup bag the cap comes off and it gets all over my hand when I reach in, plus when I loose the cap it dries out quicker. That is why I keep these in a cup with my brushes to avoid cap loss. My only other complaint is the amount of product. Maybe its because I wear this everyday but I go through these so quick. I usually buy two at a time because I know I’ll use one up before I order again. Which isn’t to big of a deal because they are usually on sale for $4.99 or buy one get one deal, and even with the original price of $8 it is still a great price for a great product. Overall, even with the poor cap design, these are still my favorite eyeliners. Black on heavy repeat and now sapphire blue as well, hunter green as a random choice when I want something different.
You can shop these Avon True Color SuperExtend Precise Liquid Liner at http://www.youravon.com/aliciahessinger they are currently buy one get one 50% off. Make sure to take advantage of the current Power of Pink A-Box (only 2 days left to get it!) Only $10 with a $40 purchase!