Coastal Scents Shadow Worx Eye shadow primer -Matte review & swatches

PRODUCT INFORMATION:Construct the perfect canvas for eye shadow application with our Shadow Worx Matte Primer. This lightweight, creamy primer appears opaque upon application and is ideal for those with oily lids, uneven skin texture or anyone who experiences creasing or fading. Shadow Worx creates a smooth finish allowing eye shadow to be vibrant, crease and fade proof all day long. The convenient squeeze tube and slim tip allow for precise disbursement of product, down to the very last drop.

For best results Shadow Worx Primer should be applied in a thin coat over the entire lid and allowed to dry slightly before eye shadow application.

INGREDIENTS:Isododecane, Talc, Cyclopentasiloxane, Disteardimonium Hectorite. Polyethylene, Triethlhexanoin, Isopropyl Lanolate, Sorbitan Sesquioleate, VP/ Eicosene Copolymer, Dimethicone, PEG-40 Stearate, Propylene Carbonate, Phenoxyethanol, Cera Alba ( Bees Wax), Propylparaben, Ethlparaben, Isobutylparaben. May contain: Mica, CI 77891 ( titanium dioxide), CI 77491/CI77499 ( Iron Oxides), CI 77163 (Bismuth Oxychloride)

PRICE:$9.95 for 20ml.

There are two variants in Eye primer:

One is matte that i have.

The other one is shimmery.


PACKAGING:The packaging is simple with a metallic silver packagign having a nozzle for ease in dispensing the product.

THE PRIMER SHADE:The shadow worx primer(matte) has a slight peach tint but becomes transparent on application.


FORMULA & OVERALL PERFORMANCE:The formula is very creamy and blends easily on skin.


It has a silky finish.On application,you can feel some stickiness but that goes away once the primer sets.

Only a small amount is required and a little goes a  long way.


It definitely increases the pigmentation of the eyeshadows and helps them adhere to lids for a longer time without creasing or fading.

The staying power of the shadows is increased and they stay for about 5-6 hours on my oily lids.



  • travel friendly packaging.
  • the nozzle helps in dispensing the right amount of product needed.
  • increases the staying power of eyeshadows.
  • increases the pigmentation.
  • blends well.
  • can be sued with matte as well as shimmery shades.
  • decently priced.



  • not available in india.
  • contains parabens.


RATING: 3.5/5

RECOMMENDATION: This is a great eye primer at a dcent price.I would recoomend trying this if you can get hands on this.It is a great product.