Sunday, April 13, 2014

Urban Decay Electric Palette Review

I'm so excited for this palette! I didn't even want it until I saw it in person. I can't even believe I said that because hello, I love color! So if you want to see swatches and all that jazz click below!


Here's the packaging. It's a nice sturdy plastic. Bomb ass design. Big mirror on the inside. The lid stays open to wherever you position it which is convenient. Love love.

Here are the colors in all their electric glory.

Top: Revolt, Gonzo, Slowburn, Savage, Fringe.

Bottom: Chaos, Jilted, Urban, Freak, Thrash.


The only shadow I'm not thrilled about is Revolt. It's just a little too sheer for me. I wish they would have added something else instead. Also my swatches are done on bare skin, no primer. These are redonkulous when you have a base under them! Thrash is actually a lime green color, but swatched more yellow.

On the box is says Slowburn, Savage, Jilted and Urban are not intended for use on immediate eye area. In the US they haven't been deemed "eye safe" yet. But are good to go in all other countries. I've used them on my eyes plenty so far and have experienced no irritation and I have sensitive eyes. But use your better judgement please!

It also comes with a dual ended brush of course. One side is a flat shader and the other is a teeny tiny detail shader. I love that it's purple! Sorry the picture is terrible!

Two looks I did using the Electric Palette only.

So overall, I love this palette! I know it may not seem useful to some but obviously you don't have to create a whole look with this palette. You can use one or two shades for a quick pop of color! Urban Decay shadows are my favorite, they never cease to impress me. This palette is no exception.

I hope you enjoyed my review! Thank you so much for reading!

--Nicole xox



  1. Nice review! Glad you gave a heads up on the eye warning! Both looks you did are gorgeous!

  2. I was only holding off because of the eye warning, but I think it really should be okay. The looks you created are simply gorgeous! You are so talented!

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  4. I really wasn't a fan of this palette (I'm a neutral gal) until I saw the two looks you created. Gorgeous. I am seriously thinking about picking up this palette now!

  5. Omg... the looks you've done are absolutely flawless. I thought that this palette was too bright for me, but you've actually made these colors wearable. I'm really about to take the plunge.

  6. what a fun palette, this is the perfect set of eye shadows for spring and summer!! We love the looks you created with them too!

  7. Very beautiful shades, so vibrant ^^

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  8. Lovely colour. You are so talented with eye makeup. It looks gorgeous on you. I'm glad I found your blog. Anyway, I really like your blog! Would you like to follow each other to stay in touch? Let me know :) xx

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  9. Great review! You definitely rock those colours! I'm currently holding a giveaway on my blog if you want to check it out - I love your blog anyway and I've given you a follow! xx

  10. I'm not the biggest fan of bright colors on my eyes personally, but it looks great on you. I'm considering getting the palette just because of this!

    xx becky /

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  13. I really want the electric palette, would love to see some swatches/reviews!
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  14. I really want this palette, but I wouldn't get much use out of it so I wouldn't spend loads on a colour palette :( its gorgeous though and wish I could have it in my collection!x
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  15. Wow, you are so talented! Love the look.

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  16. I was the same way, it took me a while until I decided that I needed it! Gorgeous looks!!!!

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  18. Wow super lovely colors! I really love how you applied it on the eyes, it looks like the colors of peacock, so beautiful and adorable! <3
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  19. This is realy amazing palette :)

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  22. WOW! Urban is such a gorgeous color! I love the look you did using this palette ♥ G O R G E O U S ♥

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  23. Wow that palette looks so cool! I love urban decay. The makeup looks you created looks almost magical xx

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