April 29, 2009 You Can’t Hide Your Smokey Eyes By Karen Published in: Daily Beauty Leave a comment » Share this post » Tabs has built-in smokey eyes — so not fair! For the rest of us, there’s the Benefit Smokin’ Eyes Palette for eyes and brows ($36). Daily Beauty 6 Comments Like this post? Tell your friends! twitter facebook pinterest googleplus MORE FROM MBB 10 Days of Giveaways: Comment to Win the Benefit Smokin’ Eyes Palette Get a Better Grip on Smokey Eyes with This Easy Brush Trick 4 Takes on Smokey Eyes Smokey Eye ‘Til I Die! The Bobbi Brown Smokey Eye Palette So far, 6 people have commented on this article. How cool is that? Maria says: April 29th, 2009 at 6:25 pm I just love the packaging of Benefit cosmetics Reply Karen says: April 29th, 2009 at 6:37 pm Hi Maria, Me too! They always have fun and playful packaging. Reply Kara says: April 29th, 2009 at 6:38 pm That’s such an adorable kit! Will you be posting swatches? Reply Bobbie Sue says: April 30th, 2009 at 6:52 am Wow, that is an incredible palette!! I must have it now, thank you for the need and want, Karen. 🙂 LOL. Reply Jane says: April 30th, 2009 at 11:39 am I hate to be a party-pooper here, but I think the pencil and brush are way too small to get a comfortable grip. It may be useful when you need to travel light, but for everyday use, it seems impractical. I like Benefit for their cute packaging, but some of their products sacrifice quality for a cute box or cool graphics — and then charge $30 for an eyeshadow or something like that. That’s why I have a love-hate relationship with high-end brands. You pay A LOT for the marketing and packaging that goes into the brand and product, but if the product really does deliver time and time again, then it has value, especially if it can serve multiple functions. For example: I thought about buying Benefit’s “Big Beautiful Eyes” palette. I went to Sephora and had the Benefit rep use it on my. I liked it okay; the packaging was definitely travel-friendly, but $32?! Seriously??!! With that much money, I could easily get 5-6 quality products at the drugstore or Ulta if I did my research and used coupons and watched for sales. Reply Jana says: May 4th, 2009 at 7:49 am OOOH!!!! i’m buying that soon =] Reply Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Don't subscribe All Replies to my comments Click to be notified of followup comments via e-mail. You may also subscribe without commenting.