Focus On: Sugarpill Absinthe

Focus On is a work in progress. Have you ever talked yourself out of buying a product because the color was too odd, and you wondered how often you would really be able to use it? Or, you know those colors you LOVE because of some hidden versatility that you never imagined when you bought it? I do that ALL of the time. In the interests of loving what I HAVE, and learning its limitations, rather than relying on the influx of new colors, I will be doing this post every Saturday, focusing on a new color from my collection, with examples of past work, ideas for other uses. Please feel free to suggest colors you wish to see, or uses for the ones listed, or let me know what your favorites are for future posts.

Absinthe is a sparkly lime green with gold and green sparkles.

Use above richer blues or greens for a softer falloff

Pair with sparkly golds for a very subtle glittery lime.

Apply dry with a brighter emerald, for a slightly more defined lime eye.   Use a pale seafoam in the inner corner to make eyes look more alert.

Or apply your emerald crease slightly darker, using ABsinthe wet as a base.

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