Saturday, April 23, 2011

Urban Decay + Benefit = My New Favs

New shadow from Urban Decay!

Perfect for every day



Urban Decay 24 / 7 Glide-on Eyeshadow in Midnight Cowboy




La Bamba blush by Benefit



Fresh & fun!


I love the new shadow and blush I bought! I've been wanting to try the UD 24/7 shadow for a while - I have the 24/7 pencil and have heard great things about the shadow too. I really like it! The chick at the store saw what I was buying and said "this eyeshadow is awesome. it won't come off...seriously." HA! I do like long-wearing makeup in lighter colors - when i'm at work or out somewhere, I don't want to worry about my eyeshadow creasing or rubbing off. This shadow truly did stay on all day and did budge.


The La Bamba blush is also great - since my NARS blush fiasco (see earlier post of the cracked remains) I've been trying out various cheek colors. This blush may not be for everyone though - it does have a bit of shimmer in it - but I think it brightens up the face and is adorable! Unlike most other blushes, it actually lasts a while instead of fading after an hour. Since I bought both products, I've been using them every day because they just work so well.


Has anyone tried either? =)

6 comments:

  1. Wow I really like the eyeshdaow. Such a nice subtle color!

    I've been wanting to pick up Bella Bamba but I'm wondering.. is it similar to Coralista?

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  2. UD and Benefit are two of my favorite brands as well. I love using the 24/7 liner in Zero to line my waterline :)

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  3. This is perfect for everyday :) love the brands too good post

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  4. @nora - I've never tried Coralista so i'm not sure! I have the Dallas bronzer which I overdose on during the summer hahaaa

    @rinny - that's a great idea, thanks!

    @tracey - thanks babe!

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  5. I have never tried either im afraid......but your lashes look amazing! They are so long :) xo

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  6. aww thanks!! that's the greatest compliment ever!

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