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L'Oreal Infallible 24 Hour Eye Shadow - Sahara Treasure

I have seen several blog posts about the L'Oreal Infallible 24 Hour Eye Shadows and the majority have raved about them, so whilst in my local boots I decided to pick one up and see what all the hype was about.  There are 12 colours available, good for you if you live near a Boots store that has all 12 in stock.  My Boots had a choice of 4 colours and I eventually decided on Sahara Treasure.

L'Oreal Infallible 24 Hour Eye Shadow - Sahara Treasure

It's very difficult to describe this colour, in the pot it's a dirty gold/bronze/khaki colour, I can tell I'm really selling it to you with that description!

The texture is quite bizarre too, although it is a loose powder it has more of a cream/gel feel to it.

L'Oreal Infallible 24 Hour Eye Shadow - Sahara Treasure swatch

Application for me has been an absolute nightmare.  First of all I tried my usual brush, it looked an absolute mess, it applied in patches and looked caked and uneven.  Next I tried to apply with my finger, although it looked a little better I found that this method caused lots of fall out.  Finally after lots of experimenting I used ELF lid primer, MAC Paint Pot in Painterly and then I used a sponge applicator to apply the shadow, it applied like a dream.  You can build this eye shadow but I prefer to use it as a wash of colour that gives a beautiful sheen.  After a 12 hour shift this eye shadow had not budged at all, there was no creasing and it looked as fresh as it did when I first applied it.

I will definitely be picking up a few more of these now that I have sorted the application method out.

These eye shadows retails at £6.99 but Boots currently have a 3 for 2 offer on L'Oreal products


  1. Good old Boots! You can't beat a 3 for 2 offer can you! ;) Colour looks lovely. x

    1. It is a lovely wearable colour and I love the 3 for 2 on the make up offers :) x

  2. So many people have posted postive reviews on these, but they just don't work out for me! I really really don't like them at all. I have three different ones and don't like any of them. I don't know why! lmbo!

    Mabye I need to try them again, just differently?

    xox, nykki

  3. Great swatches of what is an incredible colour. My favourite hands down!

  4. Yes these shades are really so beautiful one and can be use any time as colors are natural one.

    Amy from Store Hours


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