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Lookalike Products: Shimmery Shadow Palettes

When I saw this new eye shadow palette called Physician's Formula Shimmer Strips, I recognized it right away; it was inspired by last summer's Bobbi Brown Surf and Sand Eye Palette.

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?
Colors 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.
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