Makeup Reviews

Review: Urban Decay Naked Skin ♥

Hi beauties ☼

After discovering this heavenly concealer from Wayne Goss on YouTube I haven’t been able to live without it. What is this divine product I hear you ask? It’s the one & only, Urban Decay Naked Skin Concealer!

What do Urban Decay claim:

Ultra lightweight, this high-tech formula melds like a second skin effect and gives you full coverage in an instant.

I definitely agree, this is very lightweight you don’t even notice you’re wearing anything, almost like a second skin! I would say it’s medium coverage, my skin isn’t too problematic, although I wouldn’t use this on blemishes as it is a highlighting concealer.

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Shade range

Urban Decay only have 5 different shades for this concealer, so unfortunately it may not suit the deepest darkest skin tone (if I’m wrong please correct me!). However, I’m probably as fair as they come & this shade, fair neutral, is perfect for me!

Applicator

UntitledThis applicator is like a doefoot applicator but it’s flat. There’s something about this that I love, it distributes the product evenly under the eye (where I mainly use this concealer!). I love this as it means less product waste.

Skin benefits

Urban Decay claim that:

Japanese green tea revitalizes and helps reduce the appearance by reducing the appearance of fine lines and giving a brighter, more radiant complexion.

Whether this is true or not I don’t know. But it does feel divine & sort of cooling on the skin, so maybe. But since I have young skin anyway it’s hard to put that to the test!!

Have you tried this concealer? What did you think of it? 🙂

Lots of Love Natasha

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Makeup of the day

Makeup & Outfit of the night ❤

Hi beauties 🌞

The other night I went out with a few friends. So I thought I’d show you my makeup & outfit of the night! 🙂

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To achieve this eye look I used my beautiful Makeup Revolution Iconic 3 palette. I absolutely adored how my eyeshadow came out!

~ if you haven’t tried Makeup Revolution yet, you NEED to!! ~

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Lipstick I used was my Rimmel lipstick in Heart Breaker 🙂

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Jeans – M & M Direct
Top – long sleeve crop from New Look

Side note. Not long now til I’m going to start my giveaway. As soon as I hit 500 it will coming up.  So keep your eyes peeled 🙂
Giveaway prizes will include some of my top beauty & makeup picks 🙂

Lots of Love Natasha

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Monthly Favourites

June Favourites ❤

Hi beauties 🌞

I haven’t done a monthly favourites in what seems like forever. So I thought I’d bring it back & start with my June favourites! If you’d like to know what makeup/beauty products I’ve been loving in the month of June,  then keep watching 🙂

1. Sleek Makeup Au Naturel Palette – £7.99

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I absolutely adore this palette. It’s so versatile, fabulous quality & compact. I literally take this everywhere with me!

2. Benefit Hoola Bronzer – £23.50

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Yes, it may be quite pricey for a bronzer, but trust me, I’ve had this for a year (at least). If you want to know more about this product read my review, p.s. this is the same bronzer I used to review!

3. bareMinerals Original –  £26

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This bareMinerals powder foundation is amazing. It wears so well & has a decent amount of coverage, can be built up to your desired coverage! Let me know if you’d like to see a review! 🙂

4. St Tropez Gradual Tan – £14.49

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I got the light/medium one, I’m naturally like a vampire! But if you’re not so pale you can go for the medium/dark shade. Want to know more about this product? Check out my first impression here.

5. Bourjois Healthy Mix Foundation – £9.99

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I have the shade ‘Light Vanilla’ 51. It’s the perfect shade & oh wow, my skin has never looked better. Needless to say I have used this nearly everyday since I bought it. ‘Like’ for a review! 🙂

6. Taylor Swift Enchanted Wonderstruck – £22

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You all know I love Taylor, so of course I love her perfume. Well, I do own pretty much all of them (oops!). I reviewed the original Wonderstruck perfume, check that out here! Review for this will be up in the near future 🙂

7. Real Techniques Buffing Brush – £20.99 (part of the Core Collection)

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If you’ve followed my blog from the beginning you’ll know I’m a huge fan of the Real Techniques brushes created by Pixiwoo! I adore this brush for foundation, it applies the product evenly & effortlessly.

Read my review here.

8. Urban Decay Naked Skin Concealer in fair neutral – £17.50

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After the recommendation from Wayne Goss (GossMakeupArtist on YouTube) I took the plunge & bought this concealer. I haven’t looked back since it’s amazing. It’s so illuminating & covers pretty well too! 🙂

9. Sleek Makeup Rose Gold Blush – £4.49

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For this fabulous low price these Sleek blushes are a steal. You get a massive amount of product which is highly pigmented. I think I’ll have this for the rest of my life.

So that wraps up my June favourites ☺. Let me know if you enjoy these posts, I love to hear your thoughts ♥

What have you been loving in June? ☺

Lots of Love Natasha

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Makeup Reviews

Makeup Revolution: Redemption Palette Iconic 3 Review & Swatches!!❤

Hi beauties 🌞

While I’ve been away I’ve purchased a few new makeup products. This Makeup Revolution London Palette is one of those things, no doubt other purchases will be reviewed in future posts!:)

I tried this palette out for the first time a week or so ago, but to give you guys a full, in – depth review I wanted to trial it a bit longer! So here are my thoughts…

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Makeup Revolution London Redemption Palette Iconic 3
THE ultimate 
palettes with ultra high payoff.

A perfect mix of pearl, shimmer and matte shades. Totally collectable and a pure sellout.

The iconic 3 palette retails for an amazing £4! Makeup Revolution is like MUA, which if your from the UK you’ll know is sold in most Superdrug stores. It is a very cheap brand, but for the prices the products are fantastic!! These eyeshadows are fabulously pigmented & are almost buttery to touch. 🙂

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Texture
Some of these shades can come off quite crumbly, this isn’t a problem to me as I usually use concealer on the lids as a primer. To me this ensures the eyeshadow stays put as it grabs onto the concealer to set it!
The shimmer shades are more buttery, despite this they are all VERY pigmented & stay put all day!! Especially for their £4 price tag, what more could we ask for?!:)❤

Dupe?
It has been said by many YouTubers & beauty bloggers that this is a dupe for Urban Decay Naked 3 Palette. Personally I don’t own the Urban Decay Palette but have seen swatches! The colours look very very similar, but the Urban Decay Palette retails for a steeper £37.
For swatches & comparison check out Raspberry Kiss’ blog post – click here

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Swatches

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These shadows are not individually named, but Hey Ho! At least you get an idea of what these shadows look like once applied to the skin.
All I did was rub my finger in each colour once & apply it to my arm,  as you can see the pigmentation is astounding. I am very pleased with this palette & I can’t wait to do more looks with it! 🙂

Have you tried this palette or any other products from Makeup Revolution? If so,  what are your thoughts? ❤

Lots of Love Natasha

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Day 2: 14 Days Of Makeup Favourites Challenge ❤

Hi beauties 🌞

Day 2: Favourite Concealer… is… dum dum dum.. Urban Decay Naked Skin! Seriously guys, if you haven’t tried this, you NEED to!! ❤

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If you’d like me to do an in – depth review on this concealer then hit ‘like’ 👍:)

I still do love my Collection Concealer, but this has blown me away! Although it is quite a bit more expensive, it is definitely worth it!!!!:mrgreen:

Have you tried the Naked Skin Concealer? What did you think of it?

Lots of Love Natasha

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