Stila Perfect Me, Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette Review

Hi everyone!

Saying I was excited when the Stila Perfect Me, Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette ($51 CAD/$39 USD) showed up at my door is a bit of an understatement. I jumped of joy! And I was really excited to see that I received the palette in the shade Light/Fair since I have quite a fair complexion. Let’s see what it looks like and if I’m still as excited about it today…

Stila Perfect Me Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette in fair light

Isn’t the packaging gorgeous?!? And the inside is just as pretty! The colours are quite neutral, but that’s right up my alley so I’m a happy camper.

Stila Perfect Me Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette in fair light

This palette has everything you need to do a full eye look (base, crease, lid, liner & highlight) and two blushes.

Stila Perfect Me Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette in fair light

The eyeshadows aren’t the most pigmented, but they create a beautiful soft eye look (which you’ll see below). The blushes are a bit more pigmented.

Stila Perfect Me Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette in fair light

When I did my makeup for these pictures I used both blushes; one per cheek so you can see the overall look both ways. Romantic is a beautiful light baby pink and playful is darker and more of a dusty pink.

Stila Perfect Me Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette in fair light

For my eyes I used all five eyeshadows: alluring all over my lid and up to my brows (you can’t see it, but I find it helps blend the other colours on top), then it’s dynamite in my crease and a bit above (cause when I have my eyes open you can’t see the colour in my crease), followed by passionate all over my lid (this one I tap it on with my brush). I applied breathtaking on my brow bone (you can’t see it below, but when it catches the light it adds a glow) then I finished with glamorous that I apply with my Sigma E65 Small Angle Brush. I also added glamorous to the outer half of my lower lash line and blended/smudged it with dynamite, and passionate to the inner half.

Stila Perfect Me Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette in fair light

And here you have it, the full look with both blushes.

Stila Perfect Me Perfect Hue Eye & Cheek Palette in fair light

All of the products are very powdery, except for glamorous (liner shade). I find there’s a lot of kick up when I put my brush in the pan and I end up with lots of product on my brush. I also either have to do my eyes before I put on my foundation or put a tissue over my cheeks to catch the fall off, otherwise I end up with cheeks full of golden glitter from passionate.

That being said, I absolutely LOVE this palette! I’ve been using it every single day (that I’ve done my makeup) since receiving it. I always do my eyes the same as I mentioned above and for my cheeks I usually go with romantic, but sometimes I’ll add a bit of playful over top.

This palette might be too neutral/light/basic for some, but for me it’s perfect. I have my 23 month old with me in the morning so I spend most of my time watching her and am very distracted from doing my makeup so I need something that is easy and this palette is exactly that.

There are three other shades for this palette: Light/Medium (which I would also love to have), Medium/Tan, and Tan/Deep.

Will you be picking one up?

– Chantal 🙂

Rest of face
Primer: Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation Primer
Foundation: Bourjois Paris Healthy Mix Serum Foundation
Bronzer: essence bronzing powder in “01 life is a beach”
Brows: Arbonne eyeshadow in Sand
Mascara: Blinc Mascara
Eyeshadow Primer: Benefit Stay Don’t Stray
Lips: Paul & Joe ‘Come Sail Away’ Lipstick 003

Computer geek by day and super mom by night, Chantal loves to try products of any kind and share her thoughts with the world.

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