mark. Marrakesh Color Collection: Exotic Hues Eye Shadow Trio and Exotic Beauty Face Mosaics

Oh. My. One of my favourite brands mark. has come out with a REALLY amazing limited-edition collection that I think you’re gonna REALLY want.

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What you see there are two of the pieces in the mark. Marrakesh Color Collection, the mark.Exotic Beauty Face Mosaics and the mark.Exotic Hues Eye Shadow Trio and they both blew me away!

Let’s take a closer look at the mark.Exotic Beauty Face Mosaics($16 CDN) first, shall we?

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SO PRETTY. ANd the swatch is even prettier:

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With shimmering shades of coral, gold and bronze this highlighter is super soft, super blendable and leaves such a gorgeous highlight on your skin. The quality of the mark.Exotic Beauty Face Mosaics is right up their with department store highlighters for sure. I love it.

The mark.Exotic Hues Eye Shadows Palette($12 CDN) is a trio of highly pigmented wet/dry baked eyeshadows that are inspired by vibrant spices found in the city’s souks:

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Dry swatches are pretty decent for baked eyeshadows:

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But, boy use these wet and some MAGIC happens I tell ya’:

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HOLY PIGMENTATION! I’ve said it before and I’ll say it again: mark. makes THE BEST Baked eyeshadow palettes. THE BEST.

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The shadows in mark’s Exotic Hues Palette are so easy to use wet! They blend like a dream and last all day over a primer with no fading at all.

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I’m wearing both products in the picture above. I took a side view, hoping the camera would pick up the pretty highlight from the Exotic Beauty Face Mosaics and I think you can see it! Oh, and the scarf I’m wearing? It’s also from mark. and it’s called The Bold and Bright Scarf($20CDN) and it’s HUGE. You can use it as a head scarf, or even as a pretty wrap during chilly summer nights. It’s such a bright pop of fuchsia and I think it’s a steal and a summer MUST have.

And while you’re at it, I think you should also add these to your order:

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The mark. Big Mix Up Bracelets($20 CDN) is a 6-piece bracelet set with a mix of colours and textures and charms too! And since they’re stretchy they’ll fit wrists of all sizes, even if you’re a big-boned gal like myself hehe.

The mark. Marrakesh Color Collection and accessories are available to order right now from your local Avon Rep by calling 1-800-265-AVON, or by going online and ordering at www.avon.ca.

*Product provided by PR for review. Views and thought are my own thank you very much!

  • http://www.memoiselle.com Meryl @ Memoiselle

    The pigmentation of this eyeshadow is super gorgeous when used wet! And the exotic beauty face mosaics prints are so pretty!! The prints actually reminds me of those high end beauty products in dept store!

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      I agree! It’s kind of amazing for the price!

  • http://procrastinatingpretty.blogspot.com The Procrastinator

    OMG. The wet swatches are INSANE! Sooooo pretty. I like that scarf too!

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      AREN’T they? I was floored! The scarf is really pretty!

  • http://twitter.com/Reductionista Liz (@Reductionista)

    Whoa, nice! I’m not even going to look twice at that face mosaic thing – too tempting! That shadow shade on the far left is stunning. And give me some of your cheeks, Trakeeeeeeeeeeeeee.

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      LOL I know, it’s a highlighter hahaha! Isn’t it pretty?? Now you know why I don’t need anymore of them either haha!
      GLADLY. I have enough cheeks for ALL!!

  • http://mybeautysample.com/ Becca @ The Beauty Sample

    Wow the shadows were already gorgeous enough dry but wet? It’s like they just reached out and punched me in the face! :P haha so pretty!

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      LOL that’s real 3D eyeshadows hahaha!

  • http://emmabovarybeauty.blogspot.com emmabovary

    Such pretty photos of you! Those eyeshadows look so good, and OMG the wet application is amazing! What do you use when you use shadows wet, just water on a brush or..?

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      Thanks Emma! Yes, just water on a brush! Really easy to do!

  • http://mostlysunnybunny.wordpress.com Sunny

    OOO look at both of these! Riiiight up my alley!!! The eyeshadows are SOOOO amazing used wet, and I love how they look on you!

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      Thanks Sunny! Yep-I thought of you when I saw this palette haha!

  • http://icarias.blogspot.ca Icaria

    Avon should definitely advertise mark more! All the eyeshadows, blushes & glosses I have are just great so I have no doubt these are and their jewellery is always spot on fashion wise. :)

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      I agree! Their products are so underrated. Everything I try is really lovely! And the accessories are AMAZING.

  • http://www.gabysbeautyblog.com G A B Y

    Wow, that dark green/olive shimmery gold shade is stunning! I tried a few disgustingly sheer eyeshadows from mark. and I was positively disappointed for the price… looks like they have upped their game!

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      They have! These are AMAZING!

  • http://twitter.com/bcrueltyfree Catherine (@bcrueltyfree)

    lloveee the color scheme going on here. Makes me think autumn and jewel tones

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      It is rather autumny, hey? I also think of sultry summer evening too!

  • http://www.colormeloud.com Sara_beautime

    Such gorgeous packaging and product and looks so fabulous on you! I have never heard of this brand, I may need to check that out, NOW! ;-)

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      Hahaha isn’t it amazing quality for the price?

  • http://www.chloeash.com Lily @ChloeAsh

    WOW wow and WOW! This post is all sorts of gorgeous, starting with your face, Trakee! The eye trio kinda reminds me of Laura Mercier… and the face palette is absolutely breathtaking. And I haven’t heard of this brand before this post >_<

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      Awww, thanks Lily!
      Really? You guys don’t get it there? It’s part of Avon. I love most of the stuff they make! It does look like an LM baked eyeshadow palette you are right!

  • http://twitter.com/MakingUpVita Vita (@MakingUpVita)

    Those eyeshadows are amazing in the wet swatches! Those colours would be amazing for autumn wear.

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      I agree! They are perfect for that season for sure!

  • http://www.glambunctious.com kristen @ glambunctious

    Someone I know told me they never knew you could apply eyeshadows wet until I mentioned it on my blog! That poor girls been living a dry shadow life! These are perfect examples of why wetting shadows can be the damn bomb! Look at thhose swatches! AMAZING! ZINGOOOOOO! I just made that up directly in response to your swatches, lol!!! When something goes past amazing, it becomes zingoooooo.

    • Tracy@Beauty Reflections

      Hahaha really? So sad her shadow life must have been!
      ZINGOOOOOOOO oh I likey! SO using that from now on hahaha!

  • http://beauty-obsessed.com/ Latoya

    HOLY MOTHER*&^%&$#….that khaki color is INSANE and I NEED IT. Wowwowowowow!! And of course, you’re making it look fabulous Tracy…damn you! I must have this NOW!

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