Wednesday, 7 May 2014

Makeup Revolution Redemption Iconic 3 Palette


Makeup Revolution Redemption Iconic 3 Palette Review Swatches

Makeup Revolution Redemption Iconic 3 Palette* £4.00


Now I feel like I may be the only beauty blogger who doesn't own one of the infamous Urban Decay Naked palettes (it certainly does feel that way hehe). Don't get me wrong, I've always fancied trying one of the Naked palettes and I often find myself gravitating towards the Urban Decay stand when I'm out shopping but 
I just can't justify spending £37 on a palette. Even though I've been rather besotted with the Naked 3 palette in particular, I have a feeling I would probably only wear one or two of the shades on a daily basis, which would be a bit of waste really. If like me, you're a little reluctant to jump on the Naked palette bandwagon because of the rather off putting price tag, then I may have found the perfect solution for you.

Makeup Revolution Redemption Iconic 3 Palette Review Swatches

Makeup Revolution, a brand which has seemingly sprung up from nowhere, have recently released a wide array of palettes including this little beauty. Can anyone else see a striking resemblance between this palette, entitled the Iconic 3 and Urban Decay's Naked 3? Well that's because they are practically identical, I'm talking identical! The shades are even in the same order in both palettes so you can directly compare the two and I have to say, I'm incredibly impressed with the shades on offer from Makeup Revolution here.


As a big fan of neutral eye shadows I've found myself reaching for this side of the palette on a daily basis. I'm especially in love with the shimmery shades and I think the matte shadows are also pretty impressive for the price. They are as pigmented as the Urban Decay shadows in my opinion and overall they last well. My top tip to increase the longevity of these shadows; make sure to use an eye shadow primer. I've been wearing these on top of the Beauty UK eye shadow primer, (which I reviewed here) and I find the two really work magnificently in conjunction with one another.

Makeup Revolution Redemption Iconic 3 Palette Review Swatches

The fact that you get twelve spectacular shades for only £4 is a little mind-blowing, to say the least. Even if you only use a couple of the shades it still works out an absolute bargain. And what I must stress is that even though this palette is only £4 it doesn't feel cheap when it comes to the eye shadows themselves. 
Okay so the packaging isn't as ornate as the Urban Decay offering but it's only packaging isn't it? I can't believe I'm actually saying that, considering the amount of times I've been swayed by pretty packaging in the past. Hehe. Whilst it may be a plastic palette I really don't mind this and the clasp also works well to keep the palette shut too. 

I've seen so many great reviews of the rest of the Makeup Revolution range that I am rather excited to pick up a few more of their products. Makeup Revolution really does seem to be the brand to go to when it comes to dupes for some of the pricier make up brands. 

You can pick up the Makeup Revolution range at selected Superdrug stores, on the Superdrug website (link here) and on the Makeup Revolution website (link here). The entire Makeup Revolution range is also currently on a 3 for 2 deal in Superdrug, so if you're looking to try out quite a few of their products then I would definitely take advantage of the 3 for 2 deal. 
With prices starting at £1 can you imagine the bargains you can pick up in a 3 for 2. I'm already dreaming up a wishlist as we speak!

What do you think of this palette? Have you tried any of the Makeup Revolution products? If so, what products do you recommend trying out?


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24 comments

  1. I've been waiting for someone to review this, my Superdrug was sold out :( It looks great, I will definitely be buying this.

    www.legolouboutins.co.uk

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  2. I keep hearing fab things about Makeup Revolution, I need to try this. Such good value for money, and even if they don't last as long as others I wouldn't mind for that price!

    Belle ♥
    Mascara & Maltesers

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    1. You really do Belle! :) The price is absolutely amazing when you look at what you get for the money.

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  3. This has got my name written all over it!
    Jess x
    www.momentsofbeautywars.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. Hehe. It's a real must have product Jess! :)

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  4. These Makeup Revolution Palettes have received so many great reviews. I think thats trying to tell me I need to get a couple. I love neutral shadows & they have quite a few to pick from
    http://www.letstalkbeauty.co.uk/

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    1. Hehe. I need to pick up a few more as there are so many beautiful ones to choose from. :)

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  5. Great post! I too haven't yet invested in those expensive urban decay palettes, and i'm excited to see what I can get with the Makeup Revolution brand, definitely going to try this out!

    Sarah @ theblossomcart.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. Thank you so much Sarah! :) Be sure to let me know what you try out lovely.

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  6. I need to try makeup revolutions, if its on 3 for 2 at superdrug all the better!!. Thanks for fab post.
    Adele acesparklestar.blogspot.com

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    1. Aww no problem Adele! :) I'm definitely going to be taking advantage of the 3 for 2 offer. Hehe.

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  7. This looks beautiful, I have one of Makeup Revolution palettes and I'm so impressed with the pigmentation and shade longevity! I've wanted Naked3 for so long, I may have to get this to tide myself over til my lottery win... Great review! :)
    I'm visiting from the #bbloggers chat last night :)

    Jess xo

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    1. Hehehe. I've been so impressed by this palette that I think I'll need to try a few more out too.
      Thank you so much Jess! :) And thanks for stopping by!

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  8. I ordered one of these on Saturday. Absolutely can't wait to use it!

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    1. Oooh please let me know what you think of it Kate! :)

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  9. What a fab dupe, I have heard so many good things about this!
    You have some fab reviews :) Now following you on bloglovin!

    Love Ellie, from
    www.accordingtoellie.co.uk
    xx

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    1. It's such a great dupe, it really is!
      Thank you so much Ellie! :) I really appreciate that!

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  10. Such a beautiful palette! I've heard so many good reviews about it - I really can't justify buying the Naked 3 but this one, on the other hand....! x

    jeblogueparfois.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. It really is! Hehe. I'm the exact same with the Naked 3 but at £4 you almost can't not buy this one! :)

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  11. Ahhhh I'm so glad you reviewed this! I'm absolutely in love with the Naked 3 palette but just can't afford it on a student budget! I was a little worried about the quality of the Make Up Revolution products since the prices are so much cheaper, but this has definitely swayed me! Superdrug here I come...

    - Laurel xxx
    www.alittlepieceofdriftwood.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. Ah I'm so glad to hear that Laurel! :)

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