URBAN DECAY OCHO LOCO 2.

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ud 82I’m sure we’ve all heard our share about how incredible Urban Decay’s 24/7 Glide-On Eyeliners are, since the beauty world has hyped them up to the point of no return. I’ve tried sample sizes of the pencils before, and even then was completely blown away by how amazingly they get the job of defining them eyeballs (and lashes, of course) all too well. Even on my beyond-oily eyelids, once these set, they don’t budge ever. So naturally when I heard there was a set out for the holidays including not one, but eight full-sized pencils, I was a woman obsessed with getting my mitts on this year’s version of the “Ocho Loco.” The set includes three shades from the permanent collection (Perversion, Roach, and Deep End), and five that are new and exclusive (Mars, Ultraviolet, Tornado, Crave, Twice Baked).

ud 83L-R: Roach, Twice Baked, Crave, Perversion, Mars, Deep End, Ultraviolet, Tornado

Roach is a shimmering reddish copper.

Twice Baked is a medium bronze. It’s lighter than Roach, and less warm-toned.

Crave is a dark mate chocolate brown.

Perversion is UD’s classic matte jet-black shade.

Mars is a bold, shimmering green.

Deep End is a stunning aquamarine/teal.

Ultraviolet is a deep blue with noticeable shimmer. This one has quite a purple tone to it.

Tornado is a blackened, shimmery purple. It’s quite dark, and looks like a glistening black in some lighting.

Overall, I’m completely in love with this set. I was skeptical about a few of the brights, but I think they’ll be great for simple statement looks worn alone with mascara for summer. Ultraviolet in particular is beyond gorgeous on its own as a bold take on a cat eye, and Deep End is stunning on the waterline to thrown in a pop of color. While there are a few bright shades, I think the set is totally wearable on the whole with all the neutrals and a great way to get your hands on a lot of shades for a great price. It retails for just $59; if each pencil was bought alone, it would set you back a whopping $160, so it really is an amazing value. It also includes their Grindhouse pencil sharpener which is amazing, and worth $10 alone. Plus, you get the lime green exclusive one, which kind of makes the whole thing totally worth it. It is limited edition but still available at Ulta.com here and the Urban Decay website here. All the eyeliner you could ever need (for the next two months), simples.

 

 

 

 

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14 Comments

  1. This is amazing and I need this in my life.

    In esthetics school, we learned that brown contrasts blue, and green contrasts brown, etc. etc. I thin that a blue eyeliner would be quite bold on my brown eyes, but it could be pretty (like you said, alone without any eyeshadow).

    I would love to try these pencils-great review!

    xoxox

    Shree

    • I’m so in love with it I can’t even tell you. That’s so cool! I never knew that… So what colors look best on brown eyes? I have brown eyes too, and I tried it out the other day and it is really bold, so I don’t know how often I’ll wear it, but I think that yeah with minimal makeup for a summer outing and a really chic b/w outfit, it could look good.
      Thanks for reading!! xx Kristina

    • I love that shade! I know, too pricey for me to go out and get them individually:(

    • I honestly love every single one:) Yes! Just a quick kitten flick with any of them and you’re good to go!

    • I know! I think I’m set for the next year…. Until the Ocho Loco 3 comes out 😉

    • It’s definitely my favorite shade! I know… I’m usually not one for brights, but I think they’re great for summer! Thanks for reading :) xx

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