Product Review: Makeup Academy Paint Box Lip Palette

Shade Rose Rouge


Claims of the Product

A multi-shade compact compiled of matte and gloss lipsticks that can be worn alone or mixed for your own personalized shade.

Comes complete with two lip brushes, one for lining & one for filling, perfect precision on every application. Ultimate ease on the go!


Ingredients: 
Ethylhexyl Palmitate, MINERAL OIL (Paraffinum Liquidum), CERESIN, MICA, POLYISOBUTENE, SYNTHETIC BEESWAX , POLYETHYLENE, CERA MICROCRISTALLINA, BUTYLENE/ETHYLENE/STYRENE COPOLYMER , BENTONITE, +/- CI 77891, CI 19140, CI 15850, CI 45410, CI 77499, CI 77491, CI 77492,

Price: £ 4.0
List price in India: Rs. 1050


My say on the product

I bought this palette for Rs. 700 from Flipkart.com
I thought I needed a more versatile palette and found this!.
The MUA paintbox is an itty bitty box that fits in the palm of my hand.

The nice little mirror means you can perfect your pout on the go!

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It comes with a little liner brush and a lip brush. I can barely hold them, but hey, who can carry their entire brush arsenal outdoors?

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Meet the colors

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Swatches

The first without flash and the second is with flash

The Shades

 

All these go on pretty sheer and can be built up based on the intensity you’re going for.
I’m not big on fuchsia; I’m more into the reds.

Pros of MUA Paint Box Lip Palette

  • Budget-friendly
  • Decent staying power
  • Handbag friendly

Cons of MUA Paint Box Lip Palette

  • Meh coverage
  • Not much difference in colors (on the lips)
  • The glossy palette gets scratched really easily
  • Sticky texture

Rating:

All in all – 1/5

Would I buy again?

Um no

Hope you found this review helpful!

Product Review: Makeup Revolution London Ultra Blush Palette

Shade: Sugar and Spice

Claims of the Product

Our ULTRA Blush palette is perfect for the professional application desired by all of us. Perfect for highlighting too.

Professional and highly pigmented, yet easy to blend, these contain 8 shades consisting of shimmer and matte blushers, merged baked blusher, and merged baked highlighter powder. The ULTIMATE blush palette offering you 8 shades in 1 to suit any occasion!

Ingredients: Mica, Talc, Dimethicone, NYLON 12, MAGNESIUM ALUMINUM SILICATE, Methylparaben, Propylparaben, (+/-); CI77891, CI77491,CI77492,CI77499,CI15850,CI15850,CI19140,CI15985, CI77510, CI77742

Price: Rs. 1350

My say on the product

I got this palette at a discount at ₹1060. I liked this palette the best among its sister palettes because it has coral as well as pink shades unlike the Golden Sugar palette (all pinks) and Hot Spice (all coral).

Here’s a picture of the outer box:

 

Here’s the actual box. Check out the trademark sleek black box with a nice glossy finish.

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What’s inside

The palette comes with a handy mirror too, even though I never use it.

No brush is included – which is good; I never use the useless brushes they pack with a product anyway!

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Swatches

The first is with flash and the second is without

Pros of Makeup Revolution London Ultra Blush Palette Sugar and Spice:

  • Quantity
  • Pigmented
  • Velvety matte finish
  • There’s a shade for everyone!
  • Shimmer shade can be used as a highlighter
  • Large mirror

Cons of Makeup Revolution London Ultra Blush Palette Sugar and Spice:

  • Staying power could be better
  • Contains parabens

Rating

All in all – 4/5

Would I buy again?

I doubt it. I’ve thrown this over for my Ben Nye blush palette
Hope you found this review helpful!