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Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base

Nyx Cosmetics

Eyeshadow Base

White

Item #: 2216080 Size: 0.25 oz

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NYX cream based eye primer:
  • Intensifies the impact of any eye shadow
  • Helps color last longer
  • White helps magnify eye shadow shades up to 100x their original effect
  • Is a must for every artists makeup kit!
Gently apply Eye Shadow Base to the entire eyelid. Follow with any NYX eye shadow, eye liner, mascara or lashes.
White: Caprylic / Capric Triglyceride, Mineral Oil / Paraffinum Liquidum / Huile Minérale, Ceresin, Isododecane, Isobutylmethacrylate , Bis-Hydroxypropyl Dimethicone Acrylate Copolymer, Isopropyl Isostearate, Petrolatum, Phenyl Trimethicone, Microcrystalline Wax / Cera Microcristallina / Cire Microcristalline, Aluminium Starch Octenylsuccinate, Silica, Beeswax / Cera Alba / Cire d'Abeille, Phenoxyethanol. May Contain: Mica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Ultramarines (CI 77007).

White Pearl: Caprylic / Capric Triglyceride, Mineral Oil / Paraffinum Liquidum / Huile Minérale, Ceresin, Isododecane, Isobutylmethacrylate, Bis-Hydroxypropyl Dimethicone Acrylate Copolymer, Isopropyl Isostearate, Phenyl Trimethicone, Petrolatum, Aluminum Starch Octenylsuccinate, Silica, Mycrocrystalline Wax, Beeswax / Cera Alba / Cire d'abeille, Phenoxyethanol. May Contain: Mica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Manganese Violet (CI 77742).

Skin Tone: Ricinus Communis (Castor) Seed Oil, Caprylic / Capric Triglyceride, Euphorbia Cerifera (Candelilla) Wax / Candelilla Cera / Cire de Candelilla, Isododecane, Isobutylmethacrylate,Bis-Hydroxypropyl Dimethicone Acrylate Copolymer, Isopropyl Isostearate, Phenyl Trimethicone, Petrolatum, Microcrystalline Wax / Cera Microcristallina / Cire Microcristalline, Silica, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax / Cera Carnauba / Cire de Carnauba, Beeswax / Cera Alba / Cire d'abeille, Phenoxyethanol. May Contain: Mica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77492, 77491, 77499).

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Nyx CosmeticsEyeshadow Base
 
3.8

(based on 1049 reviews)

75%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Applies smoothly (766)
  • Blends easily (582)
  • Long lasting (565)
  • Crease resistant (453)
  • Silky texture (393)

Cons

  • Creases (248)
  • Wears off easily (158)
  • Doesn't blend well (86)
  • Difficult to apply (73)
  • Smudges or flakes (65)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (671)
  • Going out (432)
  • Work (356)
  • Natural effect (333)
  • Smokey effect (291)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Classic style (343), Natural style (306), Trendy style (298)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair (437), Medium (432), Deep (105)

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3.0

Fine for helping colors pop, but not a substitute for primer

By Kim

from Dallas

About Me Classic Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Applies Smoothly
  • Silky Texture

Cons

  • Creases

Best Uses

    Comments about Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base:

    It helps neons/bright colors pop on the eye, but it still needs a primer underneath it. Without primer, it creased within 4 hours.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair
     
    1.0

    Greasy

    By Colorado gal, Texas make-up

    from Denver, Colorado

    About Me Classic Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

      Cons

      • Creases
      • Wears Off Easily

      Best Uses

        Comments about Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base:

        I did not like this primer at all - it creased horribly on me. I would not buy it.

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair
         
        1.0

        Horrible

        By D

        from Arizona

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

          • Difficult To Apply
          • Doesn't Blend Well
          • Smudges or Flakes
          • Too Sparkly
          • Wears Off Easily

          Best Uses

            Comments about Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base:

            Greasy and glittery. Advertised as a primer, but not a primer. It was like putting glittery chapstick on the eyelid.

            • Skin Tone:
            • Medium
             
            3.0

            Ok for the price

            By BB

            from Covina, Ca

            About Me Trendy Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Affordable
            • Applies Smoothly
            • Blends Easily

            Cons

            • Creases
            • Not really pearl
            • Too sheer
            • Wears Off Easily

            Best Uses

            • Natural Effect
            • Work

            Comments about Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base:

            It is described as pearl white . To me it's very translucent white , not much pigment . Ok for day use when you don't want to use your better products due to cost . Worked best applying thin layer with finger , if thick then it creases . Then layer with shadow or pigment .

            • Skin Tone:
            • Fair
             
            1.0

            Did not work for me :(

            By Pretty Mama

            from Bath, NC

            Comments about Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base:

            I was looking for a good dupe for Urban Decay's eye shadow primer and gave this a try; Hoping to save some money. I wanted to like It and tried it several times, but it just didn't work for me. It went on great, but moved around while I was trying to blend out my eyeshadow. It didn't last all day like I'm use to and creased horribly. I will be returning it and going back to Urban Decay.

             
            5.0

            Keeps my eyeshadow on

            By Bentleysmom

            from Bay Shore, NY

            About Me Trendy Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Applies Smoothly
            • Crease Resistant
            • Long Lasting
            • Silky Texture

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base:

                This eye primer works great. It goes on very silky and smooth in a white paste it keeps my eyeshadow from creasing and keeps it on for hours. Keeping it looking as great as I did when I first put it on.

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium
                 
                5.0

                Great base and brightener!

                By Katie K

                from TX

                About Me Classic Style

                Pros

                • Applies Smoothly
                • Blends Easily
                • Brightens Eyes
                • Great Color
                • Highly Pigmented
                • Silky Texture

                Cons

                • Need to Apply Generously

                Best Uses

                • Everyday

                Comments about Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base:

                This primer works well as a base and as a brightener - making your eye makeup pop because of the high pigmentation and light color. It goes on smoothly using just your finger, but you need to apply it generously to ensure full coverage (especially underneath the brow bone). I have not had any issues with creasing or longevity, and despite the white color, it does not add any unwanted shimmer or sparkle to your look.

                I have discovered that this base color (white), works better on my fair skin than any nude color, and that this product in particular is one of my favorites.

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium
                 
                5.0

                I will keep buying this product

                By Pat

                from Spring TX

                About Me Classic Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Applies Smoothly
                • Blends Easily
                • Crease Resistant
                • Long Lasting

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday
                  • Going Out
                  • Work

                  Comments about Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base:

                  It creases a bit after application but once you put the eyeshadow on it doesn't crease anymore. Long lasting

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Medium
                   
                  3.0

                  Pretty good

                  By MollieRS

                  from Richmond,VA

                  About Me Classic Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Applies Smoothly
                  • Blends Easily
                  • Great Color
                  • Long Lasting
                  • Silky Texture

                  Cons

                  • Creases
                  • Wears Off Easily

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday
                  • Going Out
                  • Natural Effect
                  • Work

                  Comments about Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base:

                  I like this primer. My only complaint is it doesn't last as long as I wish it did but given that it doesn't make my eyelids red and peely like e.l.f's did, its doing great!

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair
                   
                  4.0

                  Really great product!

                  By Martha D

                  from Winchester,Va

                  About Me Natural Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Applies Smoothly
                  • Blends Easily
                  • Great Color
                  • Silky Texture

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday
                    • Going Out
                    • Natural Effect
                    • Smokey Effect
                    • Work

                    Comments about Nyx Cosmetics Eyeshadow Base:

                    I can definitely tell a difference when I use this product before putting on eye shadow! It helps the colors to stay where I want them and greatly reduces fall out! It's now a makeup essential for me

                    • Skin Tone:
                    • Fair

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