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MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Seal

What it is:A liquid converter that transforms powder formulas and pencils into smudge-proof, long lasting makeup. What it does:Aqua Seal instantly converts your favorite makeup products into waterproof formulas. Its lightweight, liquid texture intensifies pigments and shimmer for a dramatic, long lasting result. What else you need to know:This product is alcohol-free and has been opthalmologist tested.
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Questions & Answers for MAKE UP FOR EVER Aqua Seal

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Can I use this on my eyebrows?
I love to swim, but I'm always insecure about how sparse and light my eyebrows turn out. I was wondering whether or not I can use this for them? Or should I use Benefit She laq.
asked 3 years, 11 months ago
Anonymous
(Philadelphia, PA)
on Aqua Seal
3 answers
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answer 1
Yes, I think that you can, regardless the eyebrow technique that you use. Don't dip anything into Eye Seal but rather put a drop or 2 on the back of your hand, then using your finger, spread it all over your eyebrows and wait for it to get tacky, at least. Probably 60-90 seconds. You can then apply your makeup as normal, but now you'll have eyebrows that stay on until you take them off, and they'll be waterproof too!

A couple other things from the review I wrote earlier today:

I'm 43 and have had a love affair with makeup since my early teens. In all of those years, I have never come across such an awesome product! I work long hours and my eye makeup will stay on until you take it off. No kidding. It even beats watery allergy-eyes!

At first I was hesitant to get so little product at the price, but I read a review that told of how little you need to use and it's true! The bottles lasts me forever since I use just about 2 drops a day. (I'm on my 2nd bottle at this point)

That's it!!! Enjoy your - now waterproof - eye makeup for 10-12 hours or longer. It is a real miracle product - and I don't say that easily!

I hope that this helps you :-)
answered 3 years, 2 months ago
lruhala
(Atlanta, GA)
answer 2
Unfortunatly Benefit has stopped making the SheLac. So bumped, I don't don't what other product to use.
answered 3 years, 8 months ago
queendee65
(Huntington Park,Ca)
answer 3
This product can be used over eyebrows. However, you may also want to check out the Make Up For Ever Waterproof Eyebrow Corrector. It's easy to apply for a natural look and holds up in the pool. Hope that helps!
answered 3 years, 11 months ago
1877SEPHORA
(San Francisco, CA)
Question
aqua black waterproof cream eye shadow
Does it work for this item?
asked 1 year, 10 months ago
mamash
(compton california)
on Aqua Seal
3 answers
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answer 1
Yes!, but a little goes a long way so be careful. The first time I used it, I put 3-4 drops on the tip of my brush. It wasn't enough to make ti drippy...just a little soggy I suppose. Anyway, there was still liner on my brush and when I went to apply my soggy brush to my eye, I didn't realize that the Aqua Seal would reactivate the liner and ended up with a mess on my eye that was fairly difficult to remove. It sounds stupid, but I don't think that I'm the only one this has happened to. Good luck and enjoy
answered 5 months, 2 weeks ago
LaNiRo
(Murrieta, CA)
answer 2
Yes! Definitely!!! It only make the eyeshadow appear on your eyes EXACTLY like the color in the palette. Make dark a LOT darker and shimmer shine. Just try it on your hand before you put it on your eyelid. PLEASE! Wash your brush after!
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
EllieKang
(Columbia, SC)
answer 3
Nope, didn't work for me. It sealed the color, but it also smudged the color together. Also, it clump my eyeshadow powder together because I had to dip my brush on this product first and then to my eyeshadow powder. So I had to throw part of my eyeshadow away because it got stick together and can't be used anymore.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
happyfish
(Indiana)
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Is there a finish to the product?
I would love to try this however I haven't seen anything on whether it's a matte or dewy finish. please let me know! also, if it is matte, is it drying?
asked 5 months, 2 weeks ago
Anonymous
(Chicago, IL)
on Aqua Seal
3 answers
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answer 1
I've only used this on my eyes and it appears that it dries matte. Well, not really matte...more like it dries to whatever to look like whatever your eyes looked like before you put on the Aqua Seal. I hope that helps.
answered 5 months, 2 weeks ago
LaNiRo
(Murrieta, CA)
answer 2
It is pretty matte on my eyelids. I have hooded eyes that is on the oily side. I was not disappointed.
answered 5 months, 2 weeks ago
seriousbeauty
(San Diego, CA)
answer 3
It is matte, but it is not drying. It kind of works like a liquid plastic seal to the liner. I have found that when I take off my makeup, the liner comes off as if it was a sticker, or like when you take off false lashes. I also didn't find that it kept the makeup on any longer. Maybe lightly coating the brows it would work, but for regular eyeliner I wouldn't bother with it, or at least I haven't found a way to use it that makes much of a difference.
answered 5 months, 2 weeks ago
crazy4cosmetics2
(Providence, RI)
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Use as a spray?
I was reading through the reviews and I noticed that most people are complaining that the Eye Seal stiffens their brushes. So I was wondering... would it be possible to put it in a spray bottle (maybe along with a solvent to make it slightly more liquidy) and spray it onto the eye after make-up application? That way you don't have to use a brush, and you don't have to worry about it drying too quickly.
asked 5 years, 4 months ago
purplepeopleater
on Aqua Seal
3 answers
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answer 1
I'd never use this in any other manner except it's intended. It's very strong, a drop is all you need. The least damage if it would get into your eye would be tearing and burning. If it's your brushes you're concerned with Sephora has #1570621 make up brush cleansing wipes for $8.00 you can keep at your vanity to clean your brushes at once in seconds.
answered 1 month ago
irelynn
(Youngstown,OH)
answer 2
If you mix it with a tiny amount of water and put a few drop into a spray bottle you can use as a spray. Just shake it a little before applying to the face.
answered 4 years, 11 months ago
Lashfanatic579
(Melrose, MA)
answer 3
Dont put it on your brush. Even I didnt do that. Just put it on your finger and on your eyes or face. You want the makeup to stick to your face not the brush, right?!?!?!?!? Think about it when you glue something to paper you dont put the glue on you first then the paper, its the same thing. They should change the directions on this stuff!
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
liltiff333
(Tampa, Florida)
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Can it be used on or around the lips to waterproof the area, then put on lip liner? Noticed product isn't specific.
asked 2 years, 6 months ago
strawbryblonde
(Miami, FL)
on Aqua Seal
3 answers
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answer 1
I use this on my lips. I'm not able to use any other cosmetics over the sealant.
answered 1 month ago
irelynn
(Youngstown,OH)
answer 2
Yeah you can do that but you are going to have to use a brush and clean it right after, otherwise you'll get a stick. You can wet the brush with this and rub on the pencil until you get enough color on the brush and use it like a liquid lip liner(I know it's weird, but it works). or you can line you lips, then brush over the line with this on a brush. Be very careful because it smears the line easy this way and if it dries like that, you can only hope you have a strong enough makeup remover. Make sure you stretch your lips when you are using this, otherwise you might feel your lip "cracking" when you smile. You just have to play with it enough to find out a good way to use it. It will make it waterproof and last all day when used right.
answered 1 year, 5 months ago
EllieKang
(Columbia, SC)
answer 3
The product does not say, and I have not looked at the ingredients. However, I did try it on my lip line and did not have any weird reactions.
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
Mackenzie112
(Washington, DC)
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Does the MUFE eye seal work well on the cream shadows?
I have many of the flash cream colors and am having trouble with creasing. I currently use the benefit eyeshadow primer, it works well with powder but not cream.
asked 6 years, 7 months ago
katheo
(milford, ct)
on Aqua Seal
2 answers
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answer 1
not really, its better for powder eyeshadows.
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
liltiff333
(Tampa, Florida)
answer 2
I tried using the MUFE Eye Seal with cream shadows and pencils. It does stays on but may smudge a bit. Doesn't dry completely like when using powedered shadow. I found if you use your cream shadow with the seal, then apply a thin layer of powder shadow over it you don't have the smudging.
answered 6 years, 6 months ago
CammieE
(Grand Prairie, TX)
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does this work on eyeliner?
does this product waterproof set eyeliner well?
asked 6 years, 4 months ago
Sarah03
(Salmon Arm, BC)
on Aqua Seal
2 answers
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answer 1
just get waterproof eyeliner, its better and less hassle.
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
liltiff333
(Tampa, Florida)
answer 2
I use it to set my pencil eyeliner (top and bottom) and it lasts all day. Smudge and water proof. I use the end of a Q-tip to apply. Use only a tiny drop. It''s enough for both eyes.
answered 6 years, 4 months ago
onlyme
(West Covina, CA)
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Can this be used on the water line(inner lash line)?
I use powder and pencil to line the inner rims of my eyes and was wondering if this would be safe to use on that area.
asked 6 years, 4 months ago
Naty
(Miami, FL)
on Aqua Seal
2 answers
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answer 1
yes
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
liltiff333
(Tampa, Florida)
answer 2
I would not recommend to use it on the inner rim of your lids - this is very sticky seal and you wouldn't be able to remove it safely. I recommend to use it only above the upper lash line and below the lower lash line.
answered 6 years, 2 months ago
makeupandshoes
(Durham, ME)
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how to use
Do u line your eyes first with eyeshadow and then go over it with the eye seal or do u dip your brush in the eye seal first and then in your eyeshadow pot and then line your eyes?
asked 6 years, 2 months ago
Anonymous
on Aqua Seal
2 answers
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answer 1
eyes first, then put glue on eyes and then add glitter. or just put glue on finger and then add eyeshadow.
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
liltiff333
(Tampa, Florida)
answer 2
No, you dip your brush into a little liquid that you have dropped onto a surface. I just used the back of my hand. Then put your wet brush into the eyeshadow to use as a liner.
answered 6 years, 2 months ago
EPeeps
(Peoria, AZ)
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Can this be used with liquid eyeliner?
I mainly use liquid and cream eyeliners. Will this product work for me?
asked 6 years, 2 months ago
akedwards
(Chicago, IL)
on Aqua Seal
2 answers
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answer 1
no, its best for eyeshadow and glitter on eyes.
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
liltiff333
(Tampa, Florida)
answer 2
Should work like a charm with liquid eye liner, just be sure to let the liner dry first for about a minute or so before applying Eye Seal.
answered 6 years ago
hairburner
(Victoria, MN)
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