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My Holy Grail of Primers

I first tried Urban Decay’s Primer Potion (eye shadow primer) when I was at the airport. I figured that if it could hold up for an 8 hour flight, then it would be good for everyday too. Well it didn’t let me down. I had often suffered from creasing eye shadow, especially on long days, […]

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What I’m Using Now

…otherwise known as Hero Products.  Because this is obviously a super condensed list of what I’m using right now and I thought I’d share. The purple tube is Urban Decay Primer Potion because it makes sure that my greasy eyelids don’t smudge my makeup.  When I posted this picture on Instagram, someone recommended that I […]

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All You Need to Know About Colour Correcting

The power of social media has made it so that certain things that were once the domain of professional makeup artists are actually now available to all of us. Truth is that if you have had a serious issue with any kind of skin discolouration in the past, you’re already familiar with some sort of […]

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Currently Wearing: Urban Decay Naked On The Run Palette

I first got this palette back in December, and since then I’ve gotten lots of blushes, bronzers, contour palettes and eyeshadow palettes, and so I put this huge palette away in storage.  A week later, I realized that I missed it too much – the colours of eyeshadow and the versatility of the palette was […]

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Urban Decay Relaunches Primer Potion

…but don’t worry, the formula stays the same! What’s new is the packaging and some additions to the line. When Primer Potion first launched it was the only real eyeshadow primer on the market that worked.  The primer set on the lid and made eyeshadows stick and last a long long time.  The only thing […]

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New Urban Decay Afterglow Blush

This summer, Urban Decay launched the Afterglow Blush.  With a lasting power of 8 hours, these blushes are actually a surprise from Urban Decay.  Normally, the brand is known for their super-pigmented fun-coloured eyeshadows, and products that offer a twist on the usual in innovative formulas.  The blushes, on the other hand, are not overly-pigmented […]

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New Urban Decay Naked Skin Ultra Definition Powder Foundation

Urban Decay is totally becoming my favourite brand of makeup.  Previously, too bold or brash for my tastes, lately they’ve held on to their bold roots, but they’ve also managed to introduce lots of core products that work for everyone.  The Naked palettes were a great example of that – finally, all neutral/nude colours that […]

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Urban Decay Sheer Revolution Lipsticks

Urban Decay has also just released a new lipstick called Sheer Revolution.  Actually, these lipsticks are not so sheer.  They aren’t highly pigmented, but I would say that they’re in the middle range when it comes to pigment.  One coat of the lipstick lets you sort of still see your lips, while another coat provides […]

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Urban Decay Naked on the Run Palette

So I said that this palette was on my wish list, and truly, it was the only thing that was on the wish list, and so I’m so thrilled that I got my hands on it. Needless to say, the palette in real life is different than the pictures, and all the eyeshadows included are […]

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Urban Decay Vice3 Palette

If you like to experiment with makeup, then there’s a good chance that you’re already a fan of Urban Decay.  You’ll also want to check out their new Vice3 palette.  With 20 brand new shades of eye shadow, this palette is everything you’re ever going to need to create a plethora of makeup looks.  Whether […]

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