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Urban Decay Limited Edition Eyeshadow Duos Review

Urban Decay Eyeshadow Duos Review Swatches

As you  may or may not know, Urban Decay has released 2 Limited Edition Eyeshadow Duos. They’ve taken 4 of their most popular shades and put them into easy to wear duos. These eyeshadow duos are made with the same buttery texture as all of UD’s new eyeshadow formula.

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Urban Decay Sin Mushroom Eyeshadow Duo

Urban Decay Sin + Mushroom Eyeshadow Duo

Urban Decay X Half Baked Eyeshadow Duo

Urban Decay X + Half Baked Eyeshadow Duo

$18 for .05 oz


Urban Decay Sin Mushroom X Half Baked Swatches Review

Sin – champagne shimmer

Mushroom – warm grey shimmer

Urban Decay Sin Mushroom X Half Baked Swatches Review

X – peach shimmer with gold shift

Half Baked – golden bronze shimmer

Urban Decay Sin Mushroom X Half Baked Swatches Review

Half Baked is one of my all time favorite Urban Decay shades, so I’m happy to see that it was included in a duo. Same with Mushroom. It’s hard to find nice warm greys and Mushroom is perfect. X is a newer favorite of mine because I love duochromes. It’s a nice lid shade. Sin is a classic office safe work shade.

Suggestions for Looks with Sin + Mushroom

  1. Apply a wash of Sin. Line the eyes with Mushroom.
  2. Apply a wash of Sin. Contour and line with Mushroom.
  3. Apply Mushroom to the lid, lower lid and crease. Highlight with Sin

Suggestions for Looks with X + Half Baked

  1. Apply X to the inner half of the lid and crease. Apply Half Baked to the outer half of the lid and crease, blending the center.
  2. Apply Half Baked to the lid and lower lid. Apply X to the crease.
  3. Apply X to the lid and crease. Contour with Half Baked.

I love these duos and I hope that Urban Decay decides to release some bright duos too.

Suggestions for Bright Duos

  • Omen + Haight
  • Fishnet + Gravity
  • Freelove + Flash
  • Woodstock + Psychedelic Sister
  • Shattered +  Mildew
  • Cobra + Haight


  • Travel friendly eyeshadow duos
  • Coordinating shades
  • Good value for the price


  • Limited color selection may not appeal to everyone

What duos would you like to see Urban Decay create? Let me know in the comments below!

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    • Jenny T

      I would love a Tease/W.O.S. Duo!! And there is no way I couldn’t resist A Moondust paired with a matte, like Diamond Dog/Naked. Are you kidding me? I would line up.

      • http://www.phyrra.net/ Phyrra

        Oooh those would be fab duos!

    • Charlee Griffith

      Ooooh love the Mushroom/Sin duo!! I’d like to see Heartless/Bust and Foxy/Naked.

    • PrettyLittleLiar412

      I love the mushroom and sin! I have sin on my naked3… I love UD and I love that they’re a good company :)

    • Maria J. Cardoza

      I Love the Sin + Mushroom eye shadow duo the most because they’re very iconic eye shadows Urban Decay has.

    • BooBooNinja

      I love compact things, and my eyes went gOOgley when I saw the Sin/Mushroom duo in the holiday Sephora Favorites Set. I didn’t want the set so I bought the duo off eBay. I love it! These are my first Urban Decay eyeshadows. :) :)