January 19, 2011

Urban Decay palettes


Top: Vegan Palette
Bottom: Ammo Palette

With the Aussie dollar so strong against the US one, I went a bit nuts and made a whole heap of online purchases from US sites. Two of the purchases were these fab palettes from Urban Decay... I know they've been around forever and swatched to death, but considering they're not sold in AU I hadn't purchased them before (and I don't usually have the patience to wait for international delivery in order to buy online).

I bought the Vegan Palette and the Ammo Palette.

This is what the gorgeous Vegan Palette looks like, which comes with a primer in the colour Sin and eyeliner in Zero.





The swatch above is from Makeupgeek. I bought the Vegan palette for my friend so I don't want to put my germy fingers all over them by swatcing.

The Ammo palette however is mine, so no worries about swatching this one!





Top L/R: Smog, Mildew, Oil Slick, Last Call, Chopper
Bottom L/R: Maui Wowie, Shattered, Polyester Bride, Grifter, Sin

I love all the colours and I'll definitely use them all. The pigmentation is excellent, as is expected from UD shadows, although some of them (Polyester Bride and Grifter) do have a bit of a fall out.

My favourite is Grifter, it's probably my new favourite purple/lilac e/s. And I also love Maui Wowie... but it could also be because I love saying Maui Wowie!

Have you got any of these palettes? What are your favourite UD palettes?

16 comments :

  1. These palettes are sooo pretty! great buy :)

    checkout my giveaway

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  2. The vegan palette looks delish! I can't believe that they don't sell it in Aussie!

    I love the Naked palette, hands down. Their loose eye shadows are nice too!

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  3. They both look amazing, I'm seriously loving the look of "Smog".

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  4. Hi Lilit,

    both palettes are so pretty and I hope you show us a few looks with the Ammo Palette. Shattered looks so pretty to me. The pigmentation looks so good.
    I have never tried any UD palette and I really want the Naked palette. I hope I can grab this sometimes.

    Sandra

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  5. I have the Naked palette, my first ever UD palette, it makes me want more UD that's for sure, the quality is lovely and the 24/7 liner is amazing!

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  6. Yay to new UD palettes! I am starting to grow addicted to buying UD palettes..and any palettes right now. I don't have the two that you have but like everybody else, i LOVE the naked palette...i just got it...was on waitlist for like a good few months. Would love to see a FOTD with ur palette =]

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  7. @Alex - thanks, and I'll def check out your giveway!

    @Toni - yep, there's a lot of things they don't sell in OZ land! Not happy... and not only that Sephora doesn't even deliver here direct.

    @D - smog is definitely my favourite too. It's also in the Naked palette so i'm happy I don't have to worry about running out.

    @Sandra - Good luck with hunt for the Naked palette, it is seriously worth it! And i'll try doing some looks on the weekend and post it later.

    @Jade and Sylvia - it took me forever to find the Naked palette, but I'm so glad I love it. It is easily the best palette around.

    Lilit
    xo

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  8. These palettes look so nice!
    I have the Naked palette, so far it's my only UD one, although I do have some of their single eyeshadows. I really want to get the Vegan palette next, the packaging is just too cute to resist!
    Enjoy your new goodies!!

    Andrée xx

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  9. The ammo palette looks so nice! Where did you buy it from? I have the naked palette which I love, but the colours in this one are really nice.

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  10. Hi Emma, I got it off Amazon and the shop was called Infinite Beauty Supply. It was the only place i could find that delivered straight to AU.

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  11. Thanks a lot!!!!
    So good Page..
    NIce post
    TüpBebek

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  12. Those palletes look so gorgeous!Great haul darl!Cant wait to see a look on them!!!
    xxxx

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  13. I have the Ammo Palette and I really love it. My favorite color is Maui Wowie. But be careful while applying the shadows because for some reason, I experience some fallout with the shadows. But I LOVE the palette nonetheless :)

    The Vegan palette looks great too! I have to add it to my never ending beauty list LOL!

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    http://www.floraandmakeup.com/2011/01/my-first-ever-blogger-award.html

    Please check it out and pass it on.

    Thanks,
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  15. Thanks ladies, and I will do a look soon using the palette :)

    Alina - I've noticed the fallout, so I've just started doing my eyes first then foundation so I can clean up the fallout.

    Flora - thank you so much for the award! I've commented on your posting.

    xoxo

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  16. Ive got teh Alice in wonderland pallette and I love it. I took it to a music festical with me this year and it was teh [erfect accomplimant

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