Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Bobbi Brown Long Wear Gel Liner in Black Ink + Photos & Swatches! PLUS BB Cream Shadows!

I thought I would give a little update on how my Bobbi Brown Gel Liner has been working out for me lately.

I am still in love with it! My opinions about the product remains the same. It doesn't smudge on me, doesn't flake off, lasts all day and is very pigmented!

I received Black Ink in a swap recently.. maybe around two weeks ago and I've been using it just about every day. Other days I use Graphite Shimmer just to switch off. The colors are somewhat similar, but Graphite Shimmer is a little more of a charcoal black with a touch of shimmer and Black Ink is a flat, intense black. It is by far the blackest liner I own. (Hooray! I'm always on a conquest for the blackest blacks) I am still rating this product a 5 out of 5! ♥
And a side note, I came across some full size BB gel liners at my CCO (Cosmetic Company Outlet). Unfortunately, none were sold separately. They were all a part of various BB makeup sets. They did have some Cream Shadows (which I thought were liners at first because of the same packaging) I like the consistency of them. They are buttery soft and apply very smooth. They also had several palettes that have a mixture of gel liners and cream shadows. (I actually got a brand new one in a swap.. pics at the end of my post!) I have heard from many others that they have found BB gel liners at their CCO's sold individually, so if you're interested in purchasing one, check your local CCO first! :)

And, this is the palette I received in a swap. What i love about the palette is, it's soo sturdy and each liner has a tight lid so the colors won't dry out. Thank you, Bobbi Brown for using your brains with this! :) haha.

Bobbi Brown Honey Glaze Long-Wear Eye Palette

For whatever reason, it was impossible to get a good picture of this palette. I didn't swatch any of the colors yet because.. well, It's so pretty I don't want to ruin it. LOL But, if anyone wants swatches, I'll gladly do that for you. This palette was available at my CCO (In Aurora, IL) and I caught a glimpse of it on http://www.allcosmeticswholesale.com here. OR you can purchase it directly from Bobbi Brown here. I'll post a review once I use it!


  1. The Graphite Shimmer Ink is beautiful! I'm going to have to pick that up! :-)

  2. I have to give these a try I have heard so many good reviews :) Definitely going to get them!


  3. Wow, Black Ink belongs in my collection!! I was at the CCO on Saturday and totally forgot about these, grrr (CCO is an hour away!)...oh well, next time I go I'll check it out.

    I want that eye palette too, but $43 :( Soon I will invest in it. I still haven't bought ANYTHING BB, I need to test them out soon!

    As always, I love your posts!


  4. I need a new gel liner....
    mmmm MAC fluidline or Bobby Brown long wear liner, what would you recommend?

  5. Ooh. Thanks for posting this. The Black Ink looks really black. How does it compare to MAC's Blacktrack? I love gel liners but I didn't like that Blacktrack was more of a matte black.

  6. I recommend BB over MAC blacktrack. The BB has a smoother consistency. MAC is slightly thicker/heavier. I find that blacktrack fades a little bit throughout the day, but BB stays very black. Blacktrack is definately more matte.. BB gives the appearance of a very intense black liquid liner.

  7. Do you still think this is the blackest eyeliner you found?