Eye Shadow - Embark

MAC Cosmetics

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4.3

177 reviews

81%
would repurchase
4.4/5
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5.0
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9 months ago

I have had this for a long time, and found it very useful. I usually use it on top of a base shadow and/or Twinks on top (all over lid) before using Embark as a liner and crease shade. I think many...

About reviewer (177 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinSensitive, Medium Brown, Warm

HairBrown, Curly, Fine

EyesBrown



4.0
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2 years ago

Ive been researching for something dark and reddish brown but not too red. My skin pulls red out in everything and it makes my eyes look irritated, i didnt like Sable or Haux for this reason. On...

About reviewer (497 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


4.0
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3 years ago

A nice warm burgundy neutral that goes with mostly anything. I just wish embark was more pigmented. It is very versatile and good for as everyday look. I took one lippie off because I think the...

About reviewer (80 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinNormal, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBrown


5.0
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3 years ago

True, MAC does not have easy to blend eyeshadows in their classic matte formula. But I don't buy this for the formula. I buy it for the undertone and depth. It is the richest dark red brown that...

About reviewer (21 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Warm

HairBrunette, Wavy, Fine

EyesHazel


4.0
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4 years ago

This is an essential dark warm/purplish brown. The shade is very versatile. It works with just about any look. But I give this shadow a 4 because of texture issues. MAC mattes can be spotty...

About reviewer (610 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinAcne-prone, Fair, Neutral

HairRed, Wavy, Other

EyesBrown


5.0
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5 years ago

I really love Embark. It is very pigmented and I use it to create definition and also its great when used as an eyeliner. The staying power is also very exceptionally excellent! I would recommend...

About reviewer (349 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

HairBrown, Wavy, Other

EyesBrown


2.0
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5 years ago

I did a ton of research before I bought some eye shadows for my Z palette, yet somehow I wound up with Embark. I was looking for a very dark brown. Embark is described on the MAC website as an...

About reviewer (975 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesGreen


4.0
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5 years ago

Beautiful brown colour that goes very well with my chocolate/caramel skin. Very pigmented and does last for a long time. Great as a transitional colour too.However I am not impressed with the...

About reviewer (49 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinAcne-prone, Medium Brown

HairBlack

EyesBrown


5.0
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6 years ago

I have had Embark for many years and have used it as an accent color on the outer corner of the eye and as an eyeliner on the upper lid. Now for the news flash ( well at least for me) this works so...

About reviewer (99 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinNormal, Fair, Neutral

HairBrown, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown


5.0
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6 years ago

I love this color. It is great for all eye colors, and it is amazing for green or blue eyes. It is a deep brown with reddish purple undertones. I actually use this as a liner and it is perfect. ...

About reviewer (45 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinDry, Tan, Warm

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesGreen



5.0
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9 months ago

I have had this for a long time, and found it very useful. I usually use it on top of a base shadow and/or Twinks on top (all over lid) before using Embark as a liner and crease shade. I think many...

About reviewer (177 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinSensitive, Medium Brown, Warm

HairBrown, Curly, Fine

EyesBrown



4.0
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2 years ago

Ive been researching for something dark and reddish brown but not too red. My skin pulls red out in everything and it makes my eyes look irritated, i didnt like Sable or Haux for this reason. On...

About reviewer (497 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


4.0
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3 years ago

A nice warm burgundy neutral that goes with mostly anything. I just wish embark was more pigmented. It is very versatile and good for as everyday look. I took one lippie off because I think the...

About reviewer (80 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinNormal, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBrown


5.0
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3 years ago

True, MAC does not have easy to blend eyeshadows in their classic matte formula. But I don't buy this for the formula. I buy it for the undertone and depth. It is the richest dark red brown that...

About reviewer (21 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Warm

HairBrunette, Wavy, Fine

EyesHazel


4.0
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4 years ago

This is an essential dark warm/purplish brown. The shade is very versatile. It works with just about any look. But I give this shadow a 4 because of texture issues. MAC mattes can be spotty...

About reviewer (610 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinAcne-prone, Fair, Neutral

HairRed, Wavy, Other

EyesBrown




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