18 June 2012

Makeup Wars! Battle of the Taupes - WnW Silent Treatment

Beauty Blogger Makeup Wars! Battle of the Taupe Shadows

I love Taupe.  Taupe polish, Taupe eye shadow, hell I even have a Taupe bra from Soma!  And there are so many taupes… Cool taupes, warm taupes, brown taupes, grey taupes, purple taupes…  I prefer the cooler shades myself.

I also love eye shadow.  Almost as much as I like polish!  I have a LOT of eye shadows and eye shadow palettes.  There aren’t many drugstore brands that make great eye shadows IMO… but one that does is Wet n Wild (or WnW for short).  The WnW craze started about two Christmas' ago when they came out with some awesome holiday palettes, and I have been hooked ever since.

So you can see where this is going… I, like many other beauty bloggers, am obsessed with TAUPE EYE SHADOW!  Obsessed! (Although not as obsessed as Pink Sith!)  And how cool is it that my favorite taupe eye shadow costs less than $3  - the taupe in the WnW Silent Treatment trio! 

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WnW Silent Treatment Trio

It can be worn in a variety of ways, an easy daytime look or a sexy daytime look.

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I use the two lightest shades from the Wet 'N Wild Silent Treatment trio the shimmery pink all over and the taupe in the crease and outer v, and then over my eyeliner (which was Korres Eyeliner Pencil in Metallic Grey).  Can't go wrong with WnW!

Click "Next Shadow" below to see the next taupe in the Beauty Blogger Makeup Wars - Battle of the Taupe Shadows!

Beauty Blogger Makeup Wars! Battle of the Taupe Shadows

What taupe shadow does Pammy Blogs Beauty love so much that she has not only repurchased it, but also hit pan on it again? Its MAC's Satin Taupe!

Phyrra has more taupes in her makeup collection than she expected, but her weapon of choice is Fyrinnae Damn Paladins.

Beauty and Fashion Tech compares MAC Satin Taupe and NARS Lhasa

Beautiful Makeup Searchhas a drawer full of taupe eye shadows but uses Urban Decay's Midnight Rodeo more than any other, so she had to declare it her fave.

The Pink Sith has found a taupe from FACE atelier called Metallic Taupe to tempt you. See where it falls on the taupe scale of awsomeness.

Over at Beauty 411 you can check out MUFE Aqua Cream 02. Did Nancy love it?

Marcia from Beauty Info Zone repeats an old favorite for her Taupe Makeup Wars choice. See which it is.

Cindy from Prime Beauty tried out Burberry Pale Barley. Did the plaid live up to the hype?

15 Minute Beauty Fanatic fell in love with Wet'n'Wild Nutty Eye Shadow. Somehow it makes her look amazing for just $2.

Raging Rouge selects her favorite taupe shadow MAC Satin Taupe, without a second thought.

Retrodiva realizes that she doesn't have any taupe shadows at all! Find out which one she chose to review for Makeup Wars.

Brooke from BlushingNoir shows you how to use Tarte SLATE Amazonian Clay Waterproof Cream Eyeshadow to make all taupes play well together.