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Which Naked Palette should I buy?

11 Naked Palettes

Without a doubt, the question I am asked most frequently when it comes to makeup recommendations is “Which Urban Decay Naked palette should I buy?” I wanted to break it down here as a resource I can refer people to, and to eliminate some of the confusion surrounding the three colour ways. For the purposes of this post, I will ... Read More »

Pedro Lourenço for M.A.C: Nude Quad, Ruby lipstick, Roxo lipstick – review, photos, swatches

Pedro Lourenco Collection

M.A.C limited edition collections. There are SO many of them, and I have to admit I don’t generally get as excited about them as I used to. Having said that, from the first time I laid eyes on the new Pedro Lourenço for M.A.C collection, I was in love. Everything about this collection screams sleek, classic and sophisticated, and I ... Read More »

Too Faced Pretty Rebel Palette – review, photos, swatches

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It started with Urban Decay’s Naked Palette.Once considered the realm of “boring” and “practical”, a carefully curated selection of neutral toned eyeshadows has never been hotter than right now. There are countless neutral eyeshadow palettes on the market (and I think I own at least half of them!) Welcome to The Neutral Palette Diaries, the weekly series where I swatch the neutral ... Read More »

Too Faced Chocolate Bar Palette – review, photos, swatches

Too Faced Chocolate Bar Palette 2

It started with Urban Decay’s Naked Palette.Once considered the realm of “boring” and “practical”, a carefully curated selection of neutral toned eyeshadows has never been hotter than right now. There are countless neutral eyeshadow palettes on the market (and I think I own at least half of them!) Welcome to The Neutral Palette Diaries, the weekly series where I swatch the neutral ... Read More »

MAC Warm Neutral Palette – Review, Photos, Swatches

Warm Neutral Palette MAC

It started with Urban Decay’s Naked Palette.Once considered the realm of “boring” and “practical”, a carefully curated selection of neutral toned eyeshadows has never been hotter than right now. There are countless neutral eyeshadow palettes on the market (and I think I own at least half of them!) Welcome to The Neutral Palette Diaries, the weekly series where I swatch ... Read More »

MAC Cool Neutral Palette – Review, Photos, Swatches

MAC Cool Neutral Palette side shot

It started with Urban Decay’s Naked Palette. Once considered merely “boring” and “practical”, a carefully curated selection of neutral toned eyeshadows has never been hotter than right now. There are countless neutral eyeshadow palettes on the market (and I think I own at least half of them!) Welcome to The Neutral Palette Diaries, a new weekly series where I’ll review and ... Read More »

Urban Decay Oz the Great and Powerful Glinda Palette – Review, Photos, Swatches

Urban Decay Glinda Palette 2

A few weeks ago, I posted a review of the (extremely hard-to-find) Urban Decay Theodora Palette. Today I’ll be reviewing it’s companion palette, the Urban Decay Glinda Palette. Great News! At the time of publishing this review, the palette is still available, and at a spectacularly discounted price! In January of 2013, Urban Decay released 2 limited edition palettes in collaboration ... Read More »

Urban Decay Oz the Great and Powerful Theodora Palette – Review, Photos, Swatches

Urban Decay Theodora Palette 5

I ummed and ahhed about reviewing this palette – after all, it was limited edition, and is very difficult to find, however I do adore it, so I felt it was worth the review. Please bear in mind when reading this review that this palette will be VERY difficult to get hold of. In January of 2013, Urban Decay released ... Read More »

Lime Crime Alchemy Palette – Review, Photos, Swatches

Lime Crime Alchemy Palette 1

Product Breakdown: The Lime Crime Alchemy Palette is the fourth release in the Lime Crime Fantasy Palette series. It contains a collection of 5 shadows, all described by Lime Crime as having a shimmer finish, inspired by the swirling transmutation of an alchemist’s potion. Pigmentation: Incantation Incantation is described by Lime Crime as a “metallic copper with fiery sparks”. I ... Read More »

Too Faced Shadow Bon Bons Palette

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It was my birthday last month, and I received 2 makeup items – the Le Metier De Beaute Blush Kaleidoscope and this Too Faced Shadow Bon Bons Palette. The set is beautifully presented in a gorgeous flocked box resembling an old-fashioned box of chocolates. Inside it contains 12 powder eyeshadows in a mixture of matte, satin, metallic and glittery finishes. ... Read More »