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Cargo Online Only The Essentials Eyeshadow Palette

Cargo

Online Only The Essentials Eyeshadow Palette

Item #: 2285863

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Influenced by the hues of urban architecture, the palette features 12 better-than-neutral shades to flatter the eyes, season after season.

Benefits:

  • 12 Richly pigmented eye shadows 0.03 oz apply smoothly and blend easily to create a range of looks.
  • Versatile, dual-ended eye shadow brush delivers professional results.
  • Black eye liner pencil (sharpenable) completes the look. 0.04 oz
  • Paraben-free formulas.

Shade Descriptions:

  • Uptown: Ivory (matte)
  • District: Light Pink/Beige (shimmer)
  • City Hall: Bone (matte)
  • Urban: Light Beige (matte)
  • Rush Hour: Light Peach/Beige (matte)
  • Plaza: Light Taupe (matte)
  • Downtown: Charcoal (matte)
  • Industry: Steel Gray (shimmer)
  • Metro: Copper (shimmer)
  • Brownstone: Cocoa (matte)
  • Hub: Taupe (shimmer)
  • Facade: Dark Grey (matte)

Includes a dual ended brush and a black eye liner pencil.

Using the eye shadow brush apply eye shadows onto the eye lid, crease, brow bone and outer corner. For longer wear and richer color, prep the entire eye lid first with Cargo HD Picture Perfect Eye Primer.
br>To line the eyes with the Eye Pencil, dot the pencil along the base of the lash line in evenly spaced intervals across the entire eye.

Next, go back and connect the dots; fill in the gaps to create one, uninterrupted line.

Repeat for a thicker line.

For a softer line or a smoldering effect, smudge and blend.
Eye Shadow: Talc, Mica, Magnesium Sterate, Dimethicone, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Octyldodecyl Stearoyl Stearate, Bis-Diglycerl Polyacyladipate-2, Phenoxyethanol, Ergylhexylglycerin. May Contain: Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891). iron Oxides (CI 77499, CI 77492, CI 77491), Manganese Violet (CI 77742).

Eye Pencil: Isoproply Myristate, Beeswax( cera Alba), Octyldodecanol, Theobroma Cacao (Cocoa) Seed butter, Carnauba (Copernica Cerifera) Wax, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Diethylhexlycyclohexane, Phenoxethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Water (Aqua), Rosmarinus, Officinalis (Rosemary) Leaf Extract Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77499) Ferric Ammonium Ferrocyandie (CI 77510).

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CargoOnline Only The Essentials Eye Shadow Palette
 
4.5

(based on 8 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to use (4)
  • Good value (4)
  • Effective (3)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Daily use (5)
  • Weekly use (3)
  • Women (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (3)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 1+ hour (3)

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(0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

I would buy this product again

By Coolocean

from Arcadia

About Me Classic Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Beautiful Color

Cons

  • None

Best Uses

    Comments about Cargo Online Only The Essentials Eye Shadow Palette:

    Easy to apply

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair

    (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

     
    4.0

    Cargo

    By es9

    from pa

    About Me Classic Style

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Applies Smoothly
    • Highly Pigmented
    • Long Lasting

    Cons

    • Doesn't Blend Well

    Best Uses

    • Everyday
    • Going Out
    • Smokey Effect
    • Work

    Comments about Cargo Online Only The Essentials Eye Shadow Palette:

    this is a good palette but I feel like it wasn't the right thing for me. I personally wish I didn't I barely use it maybe it's my personal coloring that makes me not like it. I don't know this one I wish I could get rid of.

    be sure these colors are ones you'd like to wear

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair

    (4 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Great for lighter complexions

    By nadasade

    from Ga

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Easy To Use
    • Good Value

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Men
      • On-the-go
      • Weekly Use
      • Women

      Comments about Cargo Online Only The Essentials Eye Shadow Palette:

      I've only had this a few days, but I've used all colors but Downtown (black) and I think I'm ready to give an review.

      The biggest complaint that I've seen about this palette is that the four lightest colors are too similar. Well, I disagree. For a lighter skinned person, these shadows have different uses (for reference, I'm yellow with strong olive undertones and BareMInerals Golden Fair foundation is a little too dark). Today, for a simple no-makeup look to open my eyes, I used Plaza (the darkest light color) in my crease and it looks great. It's barely detectable, but really opens up my eyes. I then threw urban on my eyelid and went out the door.

      Three other shadows that look similar are District, Rush Hour, and Metro. These shadows are the reason I bought this palette, and they can easily be used together or separately to create a green-enhancing eye look. With Downtown, Industry, Brownstone, and Facade, any daytime look can be easily made into a nighttime look.

      For a pale-olive woman, this palette will easily become a staple for my everyday looks as well as travel. Oh, and the packaging is gorgeous!

      These shadows last all day (over primer) and blend easily. The only con that I can think of is the natural bristle brush included (I only use synthetics).

      • My Beauty Routine Takes:
      • 30 Minutes

      (3 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      LOVE IT!

      By Carlotta

      from Watervliet, MI

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy to apply
      • Easy To Use
      • Effective
      • Good Value
      • Great Colors
      • Stayed All Day

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Weekly Use
        • Women

        Comments about Cargo Online Only The Essentials Eye Shadow Palette:

        I use less make-up during the week than on the weekends. This eye shadow went on very nicely and stayed all night! The colors are beautiful!

        • My Beauty Routine Takes:
        • 1+ Hour

        (5 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Good basic palette

        By Marsh

        from Union City, CA

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Effective
        • Good Value
        • Lightweight

        Cons

        • 4 Similar Shades

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Men
        • Oily Skin
        • On-the-go
        • Weekly Use
        • Women

        Comments about Cargo Online Only The Essentials Eye Shadow Palette:

        The textures and pigmentation of the colors are great. I love that this palette has neutrals, and I especially like that the bottom row has colors that would be useful for everyday.

        I just wish that the assortment of colors could have been selected differently, particularly for the top row. 4 of the 6 shades of the top row are very similar (they are light colors: beige, pink, white, and a light taupe). Don't get me wrong, they work as very good base/transition colors, but variation is key; especially when other competing brands are coming up with neutral palettes that showcase the medium and dark colors. I have medium skin (I'm Filipino, so I have some yellow tones and tan), so maybe the lighter shades appear optimally on lighter skin tones.

        • My Beauty Routine Takes:
        • 1+ Hour

        (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Outstanding neutral palette

        By Kemperley

        from Missouri

        Comments about Cargo Online Only The Essentials Eye Shadow Palette:

        I always forget about Cargo and their excellent quality. I am so glad I got this palette, every color is usable, blendable and goes with all the others. I have done several day looks and a smokey eye, getting compliments on both looks. I am going to purchase a backup that's how much I love it.

        (5 of 5 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Good Basic Palette

        By Tiff

        from Michigan

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Pros

        • "basic" Palette
        • Day Time Wear
        • Good Matte Shades
        • Neutrals
        • Travel friendly
        • Work Appropriate

        Cons

        • Neutrals

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Cargo Online Only The Essentials Eye Shadow Palette:

        This was a palette I was very on the fence about, because I have so many neutral palettes. Most of my neutral palettes are composed of brown and taupe shades... on top of that, a lot are overly shimmery. This palette is a "true" neutral palette (with a few cooler colors included). It only has 3 shimmers, so you can highlight if desired. It also has a true white shade, as well as a black shade, making this palette very basic. This will give you EASY day time looks, but also transfers to night (smokey eye) seamlessly. I LOVE that most of them are matte!

        I think this would be very good travel palette. It holds an eyeliner and brush. I can say that I enjoy Cargo's brushes. They are good, not amazing, but they are a nice edition. I have not even touched the eyeliner though, so I can't say anything about that.

        The only negative thing I would say about this palette: Is I wish there weren't 4 shades (whites and greys) that were close in color. However that is not a deal breaker for me. I will use 2 of the 4 white shades. Which is actually Uptown and Plaza.

        Overall, I would recommend this palette if you are in the hunt of a "true" basics palette, this will do the job. I always grab for this to get a toned-down eye when doing bold lips.

        • My Beauty Routine Takes:
        • 1+ Hour

        (5 of 6 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Underrated Awesomeness

        By sng4044

        from Bozeman, MT

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Blends Like A Dream
        • Easy To Use
        • Effective
        • Good Value
        • Nice Basic Colors

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Cargo Online Only The Essentials Eye Shadow Palette:

          I think Cargo is one of those underrated gems that I wish more people would give a shot. This palette has wonderful, basic, everyday colors with a variety of finishes, but they blend amazingly well. I easily wear my makeup on a daily basis 12-14 hours and this lasted all day and still looked nice when I got ready to remove it. Well worth the money and better than a lot of other "basics" palettes out there for more money.

          • My Beauty Routine Takes:
          • 30 Minutes

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          • Q:

            Must a primer be applied first for these shadows to stay on? Thank you, have a good day.
            Asked on 2/13/2016 by Cindy from Rossford OH

            1 answer

          • Q:

            What are the size dimensions of the palette?
            Asked on 6/17/2015 by Soli from Nashville, TN

            1 answer

            • Staff Expert

              A:

              This palette measures: 0.7" x 7.1" x 3.52"

              Answered on 6/17/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
          • Q:

            How many ounces are each eyeshadow and what are the different types of finishes for each of the eyeshadows?
            Asked on 1/29/2015 by Beginner

            1 answer

            • Staff Expert

              A:

              Each of the eye shadows are 0.03 oz. and the eyeliner is 0.04 oz.

              Shade Descriptions:
              Uptown : Ivory - Matte
              District : Light Pink /Beige - Shimmer
              City Hall : Bone - Matte
              Urban: Light Beige - Matte
              Rush Hour : Light Peach/Beige - Matte
              Plaza : Light Taupe - Matte
              Downtown : Charcoal - Matte
              Industry : Steel Gray - Shimmer
              Metro : Copper - Shimmer
              Brownstone : Cocoa - Matte
              Hub : Taupe - Shimmer
              Facade : Dark Grey – Matte

              We hope this helps! :-)

              Answered on 2/2/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
          • Q:

            Cream or powder?
            Asked on 1/20/2015 by productjunkie76 from ny

            1 answer

            • Staff Expert

              A:

              The shadows feature a pressed powder formula.

              Answered on 1/23/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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