Ben Nye Lumiere Palette First Look & Swatches

Posted by Lipglossiping On November - 19 - 2009

Screw my schedule, let’s have some eye candy!

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The shadows are huge!  So although it’s expensive… you do get a lot of product for your money.

Here’s some individual shots of each pan…

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Finally, check out the rich pigmentation in some skin swatches…

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I am completely in love with this palette and would happily go so far as to say that it’s my favourite thing I’ve bought all year!  Which is quite an accolade considering it’s mid-November…


30 Responses to “Ben Nye Lumiere Palette First Look & Swatches”

  1. tackyblueeyeshadow says:

    I LOVE this palette! I’ve had it for over a year and it was so worth the money spent on it!
    :) x

  2. carlinn says:

    WOW those colors are stunning! I would def want to buy that!

  3. Sophie says:

    *Dreamy Sigh*

    It’s fecking B-E-A-Utiful!!!

    xx

  4. Wow that really is eye candy! love your fingerprint swatches!
    Also, impressed at the giveaway – both the concept and that someone could spot it!

  5. witoxicity says:

    OMG!!! That is some eye candy! The colours are waaaaay too beautiful and intense. Now all I see when I close my eyes are those gorgeous colours! 😀

  6. Sirvinya says:

    I have this palette and absolutely adore it. Your photos are gorgeous, as always.

  7. Heather says:

    These look amazing–so envious :)

  8. em says:

    what an amazing palette! the greens in particular look so good!

  9. Connie says:

    very gorgeous palette! and you pictures make them even more mouth-watering. I have the Ben Nye Lumiere loose colors and they’re great but I’d like to own this palette someday :)

  10. ndoodles says:

    I’m impressed w/ the colors (SO PIGMENTED AND COLORFUL!) and such but I prefer w/ palettes w/ different finishes. These are all shimmery looking.

  11. Shabby says:

    Those colours are stunning – would work perfectly on my complexion.
    Where did you get them from?

  12. @tackyblueeyeshadow – Yay! I thought of you when I nabbed it! xx

  13. @carlinn – they are very beautiful indeed! x

  14. @Sophie – *sigh* I am sorry chickie, did you get anything from his sale?

  15. @LauryNathan – I’m a very lucky girl xx

  16. @Laura Bacharach – Thank you! xx

  17. @witoxicity – haha, makeup porn!

  18. @Sirvinya – thank you xx I am so pleased with it.. even the white is a beautiful highlighter.

  19. @MizzWorthy – Mine all mine 😉

  20. @em – You are the green queen, and yes… the greens are lovely (might not get much use from me though)

  21. @Connie – You should, I’ve been so happy with it! Ben Nye has some amazing gems of products.

  22. @ndoodles – they are all shimmery… I’m not super keen on mattes though, so I don’t mind! xx

  23. @Shabby – Hey, you can get the palette from Screen Face in Covent Garden.

    I was lucky enough to nab mine from a blog sale.

  24. liloo says:

    That’s it. I think azalea in my life. Do you remember if it’s very shimmery? I am after a strong fuschia, but matte if possible.

  25. teampixie says:

    The ben nye palette is such a great palette and i love reding reviews on this top selling product

  26. Mimi says:

    Okay, so I know this sounds really weird, but I just realized, you’ve got really pretty fingerprints! And you’ve got the spiral pattern, which is pretty unusual… I know it’s weird, but yeah, I’m a little jealous at your fingerprints…

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