Sigma Defining Eyes Palette Swatches and Review

December 1, 2012

The Sigma Defining Eyes Palette by TiffanyD consists of 8 eyeshadow shades, 2 gel liners, a dual-ended eyeliner pencil and a pencil dual-ended brush. By now we've grown accustom to new releases of Sigma eyeshadows and brushes, but this is the first preview of the Sigma eyeliners - particularly the gel.

Sigma Defining Eyes Palette

One of my favorite thing about this palette is the choice of colors. I think Tiffany did a great job picking out the color combination. The eyeshadow colors are perfect to create a dramatic party look. The brown shades can also be used for everyday simple looks. The color combination is both exciting and practical. It is quite a neural-but-not-quite palette as it is perfect for smokey looks.


Sigma Defining Eyes Palette Review

My only concern with this palette is the initial fallout from some of the eyeshadows, particularly Midnight. As you can see from the swatches below, I got a few fall outs on the initial swatching of the eyeshadow. It is perfectly fine after wiping or smudging the color out, but I think it is something to consider.

Sigma Defining Eyes Palette Eyeshadow Swatches
Eyeshadows: Halo, Fog, Midnight, In the Night

Sigma Defining Eyes Eyeliner Swatches
Eyeshadows: Beam, Smoke, Chestnut, Brunette

Next I want to share my absolute favorite thing is about this palette: the gel eye liners. I was very surprised when I dipped my brush into the eyeliner pot. The eye liners were so smooth, rich and decadent. The brush that came in the kit picked up the eyeliner easily and it swiped on my skin perfectly. I don't think I've ever been so pleasantly surprised about a gel liner. I kind of wish the palette came with an eyeliner brush for those who want to create thin lines with the gel liners.

Sigma Defining Eyes Palette Swatches

The duo eyeliner pencils that came in the set also applied very smoothly. I'm not one to use blue eyeliners often, but Tiffany's eye-brightening tutorial in the pamphlet will tempt me one of these days.

Eyeliners: White and Blue Eyeliner Pencil, Chocolate Eyeliner, Blackout Eyeliner

Overall, this is probably Sigma's best makeup palette and deserves at least 4.5 stars. If this is where Sigma is heading with makeup, then I cannot wait until they release eyeshadow bases and more gel eyeliners. I will buy up the gel liners like it is no one's business.

Sigma Defining Eyes Palette by TiffanyD

Interested in the Sigma Defining Eyes Palette? Use coupon code TIFFANY at checkout for $6.00 off the $55.00 palette (or click here to see more Sigma coupons).
Disclosure: We are affiliated with Sigma Beauty and this post contains affiliate links. This palette was purchased by the author and all opinions expressed therein are those of the author.

7 comments:

  1. There eye liner swatches are very pretty! The eye shadows kind of pale in comparison. Do you know if Sigma will have single eye liner pots?

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  2. I think Sigma will release a lot of makeup products in the near future. I'll try to update whenever possible.

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  3. the eye liners are really pretty!

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  4. Midnight looks so pretty, shame it has fallouts

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  5. They are very pretty! Smooth and pigmented too!

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  6. The eye palettes are gorgeous. Funny colors as well. Happy Holidays!

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