Monday, 16 June 2014

Review: Beauty UK 'Earth Child' Eye Shadow Palette

After having a quick play around with the contents of this month's Love Me Beauty box I said the Beauty UK Eye Shadow palette in 'Earth Child'* was my favourite out of all 5 products. Just look at how pigmented it is on my finger tips, the quality felt great. Well, I take it back. Yes the shadows are pigmented when you swipe your fingers across them but sadly it doesn't translate that way once you try to apply. The swatches on the back of my hand in the photos above were built up a good few times each which I don't mind but every shade apart from the third on the top row (my fave) started to crumble and go patchy. Tried all the colours out on my lids too, the two green shades barely showed up and the fall out was terrible. I think my best bet with this palette is to use some of the darker more pigmented shades along my lower lash line.

So disappointed, thought I'd found a great budget neutral palette but sadly not.

Have you tried this palette or any other products from Beauty UK?
What's your fave purse friendly neutral palette?

Beauty UK Earth Child Eye Shadow Palette, 3.99 from

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*PR sample


  1. Sadly I found the same with these palettes when I tried them a few years back. Shame as the colours are so pretty xx

  2. Awww it looks great though. I hate shadows with fall out.

  3. I think MUA do the best budget palettes. I bought a Collection one a few months ago and the pigmentation wasn't great either xx

  4. Have seen a lot of mixed reviews of this palette :( x

    Evelyn @ We Were Raised By Wolves

  5. The palette looks really good, shame that it was disappointing, i hate it when that happens, the colours looks so pretty.

  6. Hey!

    Sehr schöner Post und ich werd auf jeden Fall öfters auf deinem Blog vorbeischauen!
    Würde mich sehr freuen, wenn du mal bei mir vorbei siehst!

    Liebe Grüße,



  7. Gotta try it one day!

    Following you now, hope you do the same :)

  8. Looks great, love this sharing so much, thanks!


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