If you are familiar with any of my posts you would know that the Maybelline Total Temptation is one of my favourite mascaras that I use all the time.
I saw they released a whole “Total Temptation” Collection a few months ago but things usually arrive later in Italy so I just got access to the collection only a few weeks ago.
I’m not really a fan of drugstore eyeshadows so the palette was not for me but I love Maybelline’s brow stuff so I had to try this Total Temptation Brow Definer and review it for you.
You can get it here for 7,99$ and I have the shade Soft Brown.
I absolutely LOVE the packaging, pink? Yes. And is an automatic pencil which I totally prefer but it’s one of those bigger slanted ones which I’m not a big fan, I think they are less precise and a bit harder to use, I much prefer a tiny one especially if you have a lot to fill in.
On the other end, it has a spooly which is very tiny and round, I don’t like and I don’t understand why they make it like this.
FORMULA & APPLICATION
The formula is very hard and stiff which is perfect for a brow pencil as it makes it easier to use and it doesn’t create that marker effect.
It has some fibres in it which make the brows to look thicker.
I also like that is not super pigmented because again it makes it easier to use. The shade Soft Brown matches me perfectly. It’s not too cool or too warm.
I think the final result is super natural and I like it but I think that with a smaller pencil you can create hair-like stroke more easily.
On me this lasts about all day, I don’t find chunks of pencil on my cheeks at the end of the day.
- Colour: 9/10
- Longevity: 9/10
- Application: 6/10
- Pigmentation: 7/10
- Effect: 9/10
- Packaging: 7/10
This pencil is not terrible I just don’t like it. The effect is really pretty and it is a very high-quality product, I like the formula but I genuinely don’t like the shape of it. I think it’s way harder to use than a regular micro brow pencil. I also hate the spooly but if you like these kinds of pencils I think you’ll like this one. The formula is very similar to my favourite the Brow Precise Micro Pencil so I’ll stick with that.
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