Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Review: Skin Food Choco Eyeline Jam #1 Choco Dip Black


Another cheap but great product from Skin Food. Available in FIVE colors~ I bought shade 1 choco dip black and shade 2 choco dip mocca, But for now, I'll be reviewing shade 1. Actually, I've never seen the other two shades (4 and 5) when I went to SF's counter. I don't know wether it was out of stock or discontinued, but well, Shade 4/4 Green and purple? is the type of e/l  color that I definitely won't use.

choco satin khaki
choco satin violet
Fans of colored circle lenses outhere might like it, I think~ But I personally think that even black e/l sometimes look 'too much' haha... what you will get is just a cutey little glass pot without even a box, and sadly u won't get it along with the brushes. I wanted to buy Etude House eyeliner brush but it was out of stockTT^TT  I'm desperately looking for a nice e/l brush now.

skin food choco dip black compared with Mac fluidline blactrack


 Skinfood choco eyeline jam in choco dip black swatches:

WATERPROOFNESS OK! After I tried to wash it off with water.

it comes off - etude house make up remover

My verdict:
I like this eyeliner gel! looking at package makes me think that it has a smell of 'chocolate' too, but of course no. You may want to buy this in place of other high-end brand e/l gel like Mac or Bobbi Brown. It has 'almost' the same quality. Though, that's what I think.


Texture: creamy, and non-gelly like compared to mac.
Swatches: Matte
Packaging: glass pot, with painted and printed metal cap (not plastic)
Pigmentation: pretty good, deep black (even deeper than mac!)
Waterproof & Smudgeproof: YES! No need for eyemake check up and make-up redo~
Staying power: I'll give it 100% score. 


Mac has a little brownish undertone, while skinfood choco dip black has more intense black undertone. And its texture is a lil bit drier than Mac.


What I don't like:
Brush not includedヽ(`Д´)ノ
Packaging. I have to take extra care for storing cuz it would dry up easily.

What I like:
Cheapie~ yay for $ 6.80 for each jar.
Good pigmentation. Intense black with a little blue-brown undertone.
Nice texture, creamy and easy to be applied.
It has a good staying power, even better than MAC!  
Smudgeproofness is just ok, for those who has an oily lids, this e/l gel would be your best choice.


Rating:
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37 comments:

  1. I love how it looks more intense than the MAC Blacktrack fluidline! Definitely worth looking into! : D Thanks for the review!

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  2. i love the packacking
    so cute!
    kisses!
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  3. aku punya choco jam liner yg item n coklat.. aku kok ga suka ya,, soalnya dia kan creamliner, bukan gelliner.. teksturnya kurang smooth dan smudge di aku.. dan sekarang dua2nya uda kering, ga bisa dipake (setelah 1,5 tahunan) i prefer mad gelliner kemana2 deh.. :)

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  4. Staying power is surprising and I love the yummy sounding name ^_^

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  5. I'll add that to my list <3
    thank you for the review

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  6. thanks for the review :3
    I'll buy it,
    I think its worth for beginner like me, hehe
    and its cheap :D

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  7. this seem like a great idea! thanks for the review. ^^. Visit my blog sometime too ^^
    ~XOXO Charlotte

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  8. you know what, i just submit my order for this for my next pre order korean items, then i saw your review, great!! i made the right choice, i guess

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  9. Oh wow-- the Skin Food liner really IS a true black. o.o Very cool. All the SkinFood reviews I've seen have been awesome, so I may have to buy some cosmetics from them soon. C:<

    Thanks for the review~!

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  10. Sounds great, I need to check this gel liner out!

    RYC, I'm using a brow pencil from Skin Food! It works very well and as you well know, it's uber cheap haha

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  11. It is so much more intense than the MAC Blacktrack! Thanks for the review,I might just drop by SF one day to check this out.

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  12. i already sent the package couple days ago, may be it took 1-2 weeks :)

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  13. cute blog layout, new isn't it? ^^
    and great review.. i think i'm gonna order this one...

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  14. I love Skinfood :D Thanks for teh review! I will have to try this now!

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  15. Hi :) Nice blog you got there, I was wonderin if we could be friends and follow each others blogs? ^__^ Thank youuuu.~

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  16. You're welcome. Actually we're having the same problem 'cuz my GFC gadget on my sidebar isn't working too~ T-T However, you can follow me by following this link. I followed you already. ^_^

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  17. Nice review! Thanks for entering my giveaway by the way :) yes if you include my giveaway in your 'giveaway' page, it can count as another entry

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  18. o0o0o0o Great review! I always think that these gel liners are so hard to put on so I never tried them before and always just stick to the regular liquid liners hahaha but it works for me and I rarely wear liner so it's all good! =D

    Oh yeah Kapibarasan is super hard to find in my city too! I basically have to order him offline or fly back to Tokyo to buy him again hahaha

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  19. sounds good sis, coz i already regret bought MAD gel liner that makes me hate e/l gel, but this is worth to try. ^^v
    though, i love liquid e/l better, hihii =w=

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  20. I love gel eyeliner! I bought one from gino mcCray and it's the BEST freaggin eyeliner EVER. I never fail, it always comes on perfect ^w^

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  21. Wow, for only 6.80 for the eyeliner, that is such an inexpensive price range.
    And it actually looks like its more waterproof than Mac's one.
    Thanks for this review!

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  22. i think you will good in wearing high waist, mini dress cause you have a long legs that will make you so tall like a model. :D

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  23. nice packaging~ I am in need of new gel eyeliner =P

    I always use MAC but maybe it’s time for change ^^

    thx for the review <3

    xoxo Hitomineko xoxo
    Http://hitomineko-hn.blogspot.com

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  24. So cute, love it! :)

    Your blog is so sweet, I'm deffo following you.

    x

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  25. thanks for the review! it acutally looks like it is more pigmented than mac!!

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  26. AHHH!! I want the chocojam!! I love the packaging ); I wish they sold skinfood in SF... *sad* but Toki can be a little brat... he has 3 moms and 3 dads! Since everyone in the house owns him hahaa

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  27. Thank you so much for your review! I love Skin Food stuff, I just feel like they're all edible and I want to eat them all!

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  28. good price good price. I think it is almost as good as mac. i've had the mac before but the price of this is def. worth the try!

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  29. The Name Skin Food is create Different Thought in mind. The Product you mention Skin food is good to use and necessary for skin.

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  30. Looks awesome! I have always love Skin Food! ^^ I still haven't purchased an eyeliner gel, and would want one now~~ Gotta check out the SK counter some time to check their 'eyeline jam' :)


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  31. It definitely looks comparable to the mac . The packaging does make me think of chocolate too - it'd be fun if it WAS scented. I'll probably be picking this up. Thanks!

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  33. If you use eyeshadow primer (for oily lid) it will stay until you want to take it off at the end of the day. I even work in the kitchen with my cream liner on, and it still there. I am really amaze at how it stayed on my eyes, as my eyes is the weirdest one in the world. My eyeball seems to sink in. I have hidden crease, which makes me harder to find a great staying power liner.

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  34. ouuuu i really want to try this! skinfood is definitely one of the korean brands i want to try out very soon! :D i just started following your blog and its super cute! looking forward to future posts!

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  35. thanks for your link! :3 i've been reading your review, especially the Skin Food product, nice review as always! looking forward to future review!

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  36. Thanks for sharing!!!
    I hope i could order this in my country.. Looksamzing (:

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