Thursday, 7 November 2013

Kiko Colour Impact Eyeshadow Palette & Latex Like Lipstick

Last week two gorgeous Kiko products popped through  my letterbox and they already stole my heart. I love Kiko's baked blushers and nail polishes, but I was curious about the formula of their eye shadows, especially after seeing super pigmented swatches online. The limited edition Dark Heroine collection features many beautiful products, including lipsticks, eyeshadow palettes, highlighters, nail polishes and more. The products were released ages ago, but  you can still buy them  online and instore :)

Kiko Colour Impact Eyeshadow Palette 03 Bright Night Lights* £16.90

I am not scared to experiment with eye colour and this beautiful palette is right up my street. I am not sure, if I will use the bright pink shade (I probably will), but the rest of the colours are wearable and go nicely with my brown eyes. The formula of these is super pigmented and creamy and it applies like a dream. Even the slightly matte colours have a gorgeous consistency and blend easily. The lasting power of Kiko eyeshadows is really good and  all the colours stay put all day with a primer. Perfect! My favourite colours in the palette are the bright green, the shimmery champagne colour and the dark purple. I created a makeup look with some of them and you can see it below. After trying Kiko's  eyeshadow formula , I am planning to order some of their single colours, because a little birdie told me that they have many MAC dupes :) 

Kiko Latex Like Lipstick 05 Seductive Jasper* £7.50

I love peachy shades on my lips and this beaut is perfect! The unique latex like formula of this lipstick gives a beautiful, shiny finish and creates an illusion of fuller lips. It feels very moisturising and comfortable on the lips and  the colour lasts for around 3-4 hours. I am very impressed and I might order more shades in the future. I haven't tried anything similar before and I love the effect the lipstick creates on my lips. The range includes 6 shades: plum, magenta, fuchsia, red, peach and pink. If you happen to be in a Kiko store, I would definitely recommend swatching these. The formula is incredible!

Wearing the champagne and dark purple colour on my eyelids and the Seductive Jasper lipstick on my lips.
Two looks created  with the palette.

You can buy Kiko products from  and their London stores.

*PR samples



  1. Oh my gosh these are gorgeous, I love the green shadow also!
    Liza | Glambeautys | YouTube

    1. I will make sure to include the green one in a makeup look :)

  2. My god, this palette is gorgeous! You've sold me! Definitely put Kiko on my radar and i'm gonna be checking them out for sure when I'm in London next!

    1. It really is. I can't wait to order some of their single eye shadows. They have so many MAC dupes :)

  3. THAT PALETTE! I need that palette. Those colours are absolutely stunning I just can't get over the swatches. :O
    Juyey xx

  4. Oh my god all the colors in this palette are SO pretty!! That green! I can imagine it being used in a gorgeous festive look!
    Love the look you created as well, oh my, I've never tried anything from Kiko but more and more reviews of this brand are popping up and the quality of their products sound so good!
    Would love to see you create a look with the green shadow!

    à la foliee

  5. Oh my goodness that palette it gorgeous! Love the eye look you did :) x

    Jordan Alice

  6. @.@
    i am drooling.. what a lovely palette.. ANd also adore the lip color. <3

  7. Kiko make up products look gorgeous - i have never tried this brand before. i defo will give them a try.

    Lovely Post.


  8. The lipstick looks amazing.
    Not sure on the shimmer from the eyeshadows!
    Keep seeing people rave about KIKO, might have to give it a try x

  9. What a beautiful palette Sandra, I really like the look of this brand :)
    Amy x
    -A Little Boat Sailing-

  10. I absolutely love those shadows, that foil finish is so gorgeous! I hope they ship to the US :)

  11. The swatches of them shadows are amazing!!

    Emma from

  12. Kiko is very famous here in Italy, it's considered a good copy of mac even if they have raised the prices incredibly over the last year... i m not a fan of them at all but i heard good things from many bloggers.

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  13. The pigmentation is crazy!! What a gorgeous palette x

  14. Wow this is beautiful and so reasonably priced as well! I love the green shadow, that's right up my street x

    Becky @ The Little Blog of Beauty


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