Indie Spotlight ~ Notoriously Morbid: Mystic Mattes, Changelings, & Supernatural Eyeshadows

Hey guys! I’ve been stalking /r/IndieMakeupAndMore lately and that just means terrible things for my wallet, but very good things for my makeup collection πŸ™‚

Today’s indie spotlight is on Notoriously Morbid! This company is new to me, and boy am I happy I found it!

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Being new to this company I only bought a few things and mostly bought the #1 things on my wishlist. I grabbed a Mystic Matte liquid lipstick duo, two Changeling top coats in a duo format, and two eyeshadows from their Supernatural collection. They threw in a sample baggie of another eyeshadow as well.

So right off the bat, I love that they carry their theme throughout their packaging. The wrapping paper is a nice touch, and it’s recognizable asΒ their brand and not just plain paper. I also love that they offer the duo format for their liquid lip products. It’s very hard for me to ever use up a whole lipstick and I’d much rather have variety, so this a great way to try multiple products at a time.

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Starting with the eyeshadows… the Supernatural ones jumped out at me because 1) I’m a fan. I’ve been watching this crazy show through all it’s ups and downs for aΒ decade now, so I’m a little fond of it. And 2) they were inspired by the songs of Supernatural, not just the show. In real life, I’ve done some work in film & television scores, so I have a bit of a weakness when it comes to musically inspired things. WhenΒ the eyeshadowsΒ are cool colors too, that’s a “Must Have” collection πŸ™‚

I purchased “Wayward Son” and “The Gambler”. Both are bluey greens with sparkle.

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Wayward Son on left // The Gambler on right

Wayward Son is a muted pale blue with green sparkles. The Gambler is a darker bluey green, described as a “sage green”, with a definitely sparkly gold to it. My freebie was Owl, a gorgeous light gold with a glitter that was pinky and gold.

These were hard to captureΒ correctly because the sparkle was gorgeous IRL but missing in photos. I took a crazy close up picture to try to highlight the shimmer. The swatches look darker than in real life, but you can see that sparkle.

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Owl // Wayward Son // The Gambler

I really love that Wayward and Gambler together can make a look together! Easy peasy. Gambler is really nice in the crease.

For the Mystic Mattes, I grabbed two that looked amazing. Sorceress, a duochrome warm red, and Karma which is a metallic terracotta rose. I’ve talked about these before in my liquid lipstick round up, and I really do love these. They’re super lightweight, liquidy thin lipsticks. They aren’t 100% budgeproof but they’re super comfortable and awesome unique colors.
The Changeling top coats were the reason I wanted to order from Notoriously Morbid. I got a little obsessed with the new Bite Opal lipgloss but didn’t want to pay that price, especially because it isn’t truly as opalescent as I want. So of course /r/IndieMakeupAndMore suggested Notoriously Morbid and welp, here I am. They are similar to the mattes, being a watery thin liquid that you can put on bare lips or over lipsticks (or on your cheeks, because yes of course I tried this too). I used it over Kat Von D’s Lolita and it makes it an amazing wearable opal nude. I can actually wear Lolita now!!! I also used it to amp up the duochrome in Sorceress even more, much to my happiness πŸ™‚ I bought Siren (blue shift) and Kitsune (pink/red shift). I also found that when layering a Changeling on top of a matte liquid lipstick, it doesn’t affect the lipstick’s wear time! I tried it on ColourPop, the Mystic Mattes, and Kat Von D, and the lipsticks still lasted forever even with the additional topcoat.

Let’s just let the swatches do the talking.

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Siren // Kitsune // Karma // Sorceress // Owl // Wayward Son // The Gambler

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Siren // Kitsune // Karma // Sorceress // Owl // Wayward Son // The Gambler

I am trying very hard to capture the shift, but you got to believe me- it’s better in person.

The Changeling topcoats are amazing and they make everything and anything glimmer and duochrome! I am pretty sure I’m going to use them up and fully plan on grabbing full sizes of these two (and maybe all the colors!?) the next sale I see.

Overall I am THRILLED with my order! I love the eyeshadows because I didn’t have colors like these before and they feel smooth and apply easily. The lipsticks are really where they shine; with gorgeous colors and duochromes. Get the Changelings- you won’t regret it.

Have you tried Notoriously Morbid yet? Anything on your wishlist that I should try? Feel free to comment below πŸ™‚

til later lovelies,
xoxo Swatchlette

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