Universal Beauty: Mark Mini Mark-it Stick for Eyes in Cocoa Bean

Universal Beauty: Mark Mini Mark-it Stick for Eyes in Cocoa Bean
ESSENCE.COM Oct, 26, 2011

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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!

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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.

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“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

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“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

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“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

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“This eye shadow pencil is amazing. It’s perfect for a natural-but-standout look during the daytime!” — Stacia, Digital Sales Planning Manager

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“I adore a barely there, natural eyeshadow. This shade is perfect for Fall!” — Angelique, Integrated Marketing Manager

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“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