Eye Shadow - Carbon

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4.1

507 reviews

75%
would repurchase
4.3/5
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2.0
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7 years ago

Eh, Carbon. Formulation has changed significantly over the years, not nearly as pigmented or smooth as it once was. In order for me to even get a somewhat decent smoky eye with it, I have to use...

About reviewer (9 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Dark, Warm

HairBlack, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown



3.0
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7 years ago

I've had this eyeshadow for years, and it's not even close to showing pan. It isn't my favorite matte black eyeshadow to use, because it's not very pigmented, it's fairly patchy, and it can be hard...

About reviewer (192 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinDry, Fair, Neutral

HairBrown, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


3.0
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7 years ago

I use this as eyeliner with wet eyeliner brush. Carbon is very well pigmented eye shadow, but requires primer to stay in place.

About reviewer (17 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOther, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesGreen


3.0
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7 years ago

Emily Noel said that the black shade in the Wet N Wild Blue had me at Hellow palette was blacker than Carbon. She swatched it-and it was noticeably darker than Carbon. I have that palette, and...

About reviewer (30 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


2.0
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7 years ago

'Carbon' looks in the pan to be a deep true matte black and even though I bought it knowing it wasn't very pigmented I didn't prepare myself for how translucent and patchy it was going to...

About reviewer (161 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinAcne-prone, Olive, Warm

HairBrunette, Relaxed, Fine

EyesBrown


5.0
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7 years ago

I love this eyeshadow! This is definitely my most used eyeshadow out of everything i have. It is a very matte black. It says put all day, and blends great! I never have any fall out when i use...

About reviewer (12 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinDry, Fair-Medium

HairBrown

EyesBlue


5.0
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7 years ago

I absolutely love this eye shadow. I have been using this for almost a year now, and ever since i found this I have replaced my kohl pencil with this. I use it to line my eyes (MAC Brush 263) and...

About reviewer (8 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Tan, Not Sure

HairBlack, Wavy, Fine

EyesBrown


5.0
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7 years ago

Best black eye shadow I've used!

About reviewer (28 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Fair, Cool

HairBlond, Straight, Medium

EyesHazel


3.0
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7 years ago

I agree with the three previous reviews. This shadow is nothing special and its difficult to blend. I will not repurchase.

About reviewer (1022 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinAcne-prone, Medium, Cool

HairBrown, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown


2.0
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7 years ago

I don't understand the hype with carbon. It's such a mediocre black eyeshadow. I have found many drugstore black eyeshadows that make carbon look white -__- seriously not worth the money for the...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairRed

EyesBrown



2.0
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7 years ago

Eh, Carbon. Formulation has changed significantly over the years, not nearly as pigmented or smooth as it once was. In order for me to even get a somewhat decent smoky eye with it, I have to use...

About reviewer (9 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Dark, Warm

HairBlack, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown



3.0
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7 years ago

I've had this eyeshadow for years, and it's not even close to showing pan. It isn't my favorite matte black eyeshadow to use, because it's not very pigmented, it's fairly patchy, and it can be hard...

About reviewer (192 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinDry, Fair, Neutral

HairBrown, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


3.0
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7 years ago

I use this as eyeliner with wet eyeliner brush. Carbon is very well pigmented eye shadow, but requires primer to stay in place.

About reviewer (17 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOther, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesGreen


3.0
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7 years ago

Emily Noel said that the black shade in the Wet N Wild Blue had me at Hellow palette was blacker than Carbon. She swatched it-and it was noticeably darker than Carbon. I have that palette, and...

About reviewer (30 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


2.0
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7 years ago

'Carbon' looks in the pan to be a deep true matte black and even though I bought it knowing it wasn't very pigmented I didn't prepare myself for how translucent and patchy it was going to...

About reviewer (161 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinAcne-prone, Olive, Warm

HairBrunette, Relaxed, Fine

EyesBrown




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