In search of a great everyday eyeshadow, these six staffers test drove a soft, champagne shade — and the hue looked totally different on each of them!
Mark Mini Mark-it Stick for Eyes in Cocoa Bean (second from left, $6, meetmark.com) is a soft, champagne-y shade that comes in a portable, blendable pencil.
“Though I liked this color, I don’t think it popped enough against my skin tone. It’s not a color I’d repeat.” — Yolanda, Senior Editor
“So pretty for everyday! I love the softness of the shade, and how it blends so effortlessly, without creasing. Also doubles as a fab highlighter on the brow bone.” — Tia, beauty editor
“The pencil adds a unique texture to the shadow! It’s also a plus that the color blends quite well with my skin tone.” — Shakyna, Digital Coordinator
“This eye shadow pencil is amazing. It’s perfect for a natural-but-standout look during the daytime!” — Stacia, Digital Sales Planning Manager
“I adore a barely there, natural eyeshadow. This shade is perfect for Fall!” — Angelique, Integrated Marketing Manager
“Definitely better than conventional eyeshadow. The pencil has a smooth, velvety texture and was the perfect pop of color for day and night wear.”
— Thembi, Sponsorship Manager, Live Events