Review: The Balm Nude Tude Eyeshadow Palette

18 Jul

Hello beauties!

After recently discovering The Balm makeup products this year, I was excited to test this palette out and see what these shadows have to offer. First of all I have to say that the packaging of this palette is to die for! Nude/Neutrals palettes have been popping up all over the place and it seems that every brand now has their own version.

I had high hopes for the this palette that runs at about $36 and I was definitely not let down. Like my previous experiences with their products, these shadows were so buttery smooth and blended very easily. I like that these colors were wearable and since they were well pigmented, you could build up the color depending on if you are going to work or going out. I also enjoyed the fact that there were very shimmery colors, some satin finish, and a bunch of matte colors which are great for blending into the crease.

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1. Sassy- frosty white

2. Snobby- frosty yellow

3. Stubborn-frosty pinkish/peach

4. Stand-offish- a shimmery peach with yellow/gold undertones

5. Selfish-  taupey brown/grey color (reminds me a lot of MACs satin taupe)

6. Sultry- medium brown (satin/matte finish)

7. Sophisticated- dark brown with gold shimmer

8. Schizo- medium brown with gold shimmer

9. Sexy- a deep, matte reddish/brown

10. Silly- reddish brown with gold sparkle

11. Serious- matte black

12. Sleek- very dark matte brownish black

If you are looking for a good palette to travel with or something to add to your collection that is versatile and great quality, I would highly suggest this palette. Compared to the Naked 1 & 2 palettes, I think the colors in this product are more unique and not as glittery. You wanna look glowing, not like you just got attacked by the glitter aisle at Michaels.

You can purchase this product and other cosmetics from The Balm at https://www.thebalm.com/secure.htm

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5 Responses to “Review: The Balm Nude Tude Eyeshadow Palette”

  1. MyEye4Fashion July 18, 2012 at 1:25 am #

    I still regret not buying this off hautelook! so jealous lol

    • dianapols July 18, 2012 at 1:26 am #

      I know I did the same! But I had some points racked up on Birchbox, so I used them on this.

      • MyEye4Fashion July 18, 2012 at 1:39 am #

        gahh! again so jealous lol

      • dianapols July 18, 2012 at 2:16 am #

        just found out that the Balm will be on Hautelook this friday! maybe this will be on there 😉

      • MyEye4Fashion July 18, 2012 at 3:09 am #

        thanks for the heads up!

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