Since the colors are sexy, shimmery and perfect for spring, I thought I'd highlight the similarities and differences of these seemingly similar items.
|Physician's Formula Shimmer Strips||Bobbi Brown Surf & Sand Palette||Advantage?|
Contains sandy tones, blues and grays.
Contains sandy tones, blues and sea-greens.
|Physician's Formula is more versatile. You can wet the dark gray and also use it as a liner.|
|Texture||Pigments are subtle, so you need more product to see results.||High pigmented silky soft color that blends easily.||Bobbi Brown. A little goes a long way.|
|Packaging||Opens vertically and comes with a brush||Opens horizontally; no brush||Physician's Formula saves you money, plus you get a shadow brush.|
|Availability||Available online now for Spring 2008.||It was limited-edition for last summer, but you can still score plenty online.||Physician's Formula, if only because it's easier to track down.|
|PRICE||$9.95||$42||Buying the drugstore brand saves you oodles.|