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Dark Circles? Fake It Up!


I don't want to jinx myself, but I was never one to truly need to cover up any circles under my eyes. Brighten, yes, but that's it. That being said, I've become addicted to making my under eyes perfectly bright. Here's my first go at trying Benefit's Fake Up.

I originally thought this was going to be thick as I'm not used to putting any kind of stick under my eyes, I've always had liquid. I felt dumb shortly after, since the clear bit around the actual concealer is meant to make the application as smooth as liquid. I was also a bit wary of the color, I know the kit this came in was a standard one, so having a medium color under my eyes when I usually go for light was making me think it would definitely conceal, but maybe not be as bright. Why did I ever doubt Benefit?

I wasn't totally wrong about the color, it wasn't as bright as I hoped, but definitely not as dark as I expected either. I'll call it a happy, workable medium that is probably best for summer, so my timing isn't off. And as expected, it did a great job of concealing any darkness.

Definitely written off as a summer color in my book, but I could be wrong and only time will tell...

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