Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette Review, Photos, Swatches

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette ($59.00 for 0.96 oz.) includes 24 eyeshadows in an assortment of rainbow hues, plus seven more neutral-hued shades. We’re still early in the holiday season, but I liked this one, and many shades worked surprisingly well over bare skin without losing vibrancy. There are a few shades that are misses and could use improvement and others that need a primer underneath to fix some minor imperfections. I wish the neutrals had been in more of a gradient order with less emphasis on light and lighter, as there could have been more transition shades for light-medium and darker skin tones (I ended up mixing the shades together to get something that wasn’t so stark on my skin tone). This palette is a good value with plenty of product; the Shade + Light Eye palette has 0.60 oz. of product for $46.00 or $76.67/oz., and with this larger palette, you’re paying $61.46/oz.

Swoon is a bright, fuchsia-pink with cool undertones and a matte finish. It had good color payoff with a lightly powdery texture, but it was really blendable and didn’t lose coverage when applied to the lid. It wore well for eight hours on me. MAC Bird's Eye View (LE, $17.00) is darker (95% similar). Chanel Exaltation (108) (P, $29.50) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). Makeup Geek Simply Marlena (P, $6.00) is darker, more muted (85% similar). MAC Mu Mu Bloom (LE, $17.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Ruddy (P, $17.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Sleek MakeUP Sunset #8 (PiP, $9.99) is more shimmery, warmer (95% similar). LORAC Pomegranate (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Inglot #362 (P, $6.00) is darker, cooler (85% similar). Sugarpill Dollipop (P, $13.00) is lighter, brighter (85% similar). Urban Decay Gossip (LE, $19.00) is more shimmery, brighter (85% similar). Viseart Raspberry (Bright Editorial #10) (P, ) is more shimmery, darker (80% similar). Guerlain Terra Azzurra #2 (LE, ) is more muted, warmer (90% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Destroyer is a medium, orange-toned red with warm undertones and a matte finish. It had semi-opaque pigmentation with a blendable texture that ran a little powdery but was easy enough to use. This one should do well over a primer, I think, but if you want to wear it over bare skin, pat it on with a flatter brush. It lasted for eight hours on me. Colour Pop Fortune Cookie (LE, ) is cooler (95% similar). MAC Strike While Haute (LE, $17.00) is lighter (95% similar). Colour Pop Like It's Hot (PiP, ) is lighter, warmer (95% similar). MAC Carnal Charm (LE, $17.00) is warmer (95% similar). Colour Pop Hop On (P, ) is lighter (95% similar). Sephora Blood Moon (PiP, ) is lighter, warmer (95% similar). Huda Beauty Coral #2 (PiP, ) is lighter (95% similar). Makeup Geek Razzleberry (P, $6.00) is darker (90% similar). MAC Walking Heartbeats (LE, $17.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). NARS Fatale (P, $19.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). Colour Pop Daiquiri (PiP, ) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Huda Beauty Neon Orange #3 (PiP, ) is lighter (90% similar). Colour Pop Spoiled (PiP, $4.50) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Natasha Denona Panjin (132CM) (PiP, ) is darker (90% similar). Makeup Geek Untouchable (P, $9.00) is warmer (90% similar). Coloured Raine Sauce (PiP, $6.99) is darker (85% similar). Viseart Bright Editorial #9 (PiP, ) is darker (85% similar). Anastasia D3 (Norvina Vol. 1) (LE, ) is darker, cooler (85% similar). Urban Decay Seize (LE, $19.00) is more shimmery, lighter (80% similar). Inglot #366 (P, $6.00) is darker (85% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Rewind is a medium-dark burgundy with warm, brown undertones and a plummy sheen. It had good pigmentation with a soft, blendable texture that wore for eight hours. Kat Von D Queen (LE, ) is lighter (95% similar). Chanel Seduction #1 (LE, ) is cooler (90% similar). Makeup Geek Showtime (P, $9.99) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Kat Von D Raw Power (DC, $21.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Sydney Grace Forever Enough (P, $6.00) is cooler (85% similar). Inglot #452 (P, $7.00) is darker (85% similar). Cle de Peau Les Annees Folles #1 (LE, ) is cooler (90% similar). Makeup Geek Burlesque (P, $6.00) is darker (85% similar). Urban Decay Alchemy (LE, $19.00) is cooler (85% similar). Sydney Grace Vamped (P, $6.00) is less shimmery, darker, cooler (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Harpsichord is a medium, coppery brown with warm undertones and a frosted sheen. It had excellent color payoff with a really smooth, buttery texture that was blendable and applied beautifully to bare skin. The color started to fade after eight and a half hours of wear. Anastasia Wine (P, $12.00) is cooler (95% similar). Kat Von D Dog Roses (LE, ) is lighter (95% similar). Anastasia Copper Shimmer (P, $12.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Milani Bella Copper (23) (P, $4.49) is more shimmery (95% similar). Too Faced Peanut Brittle (LE, $16.00) is more shimmery, darker (95% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty The Free Spirit No. 13 (LE, ) is lighter, more muted (95% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Meet Ya (LE, ) is more shimmery, cooler (95% similar). Too Faced Half Baked (LE, $16.00) is darker, warmer (95% similar). Urban Decay Lucky (LE, $19.00) is lighter (95% similar). Stila Rose Gold (LE, $18.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). Wet 'n' Wild Hooked on Vinyl #4 (PiP, ) is lighter (90% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty The Siren #3 (LE, ) is lighter (90% similar). Colour Pop Wild One (LE, $4.50) is lighter (90% similar). BH Cosmetics Foil Eyes #27 (PiP, ) is more shimmery (90% similar). Too Faced Old Money (LE, $16.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). Anastasia Glisten (P, $12.00) is lighter (90% similar). Tarte Scandal (LE, $14.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (90% similar). Colour Pop Not OK (LE, $4.50) is more shimmery, lighter, warmer (90% similar). Make Up For Ever I702 Mahogany (DC, $17.00) is more muted, cooler (90% similar). Colour Pop Catch (LE, $4.50) is less shimmery (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Analogue is a bright, tangerine orange with warm, yellow-orange undertones and a matte finish. It had great color coverage with a really soft, silky consistency that applied well and blended out with ease. It lasted for eight hours. Zoeva Through the Window (PiP, ) is more muted (95% similar). Colour Pop Bratty (P, $4.50) is brighter (95% similar). Natasha Denona Horizon (127CM) (PiP, ) is lighter (95% similar). Estee Lauder Orange Vif (LE, ) is darker (95% similar). MAC Rule (P, $17.00) is lighter (95% similar). Colour Pop Cannonball (LE, ) is more muted (95% similar). MAC Cheer Me On (LE, $17.00) is warmer (95% similar). Too Faced Bunny Fu-Fu (LE, $16.00) is lighter (90% similar). Makeup Geek Dynamic (P, $9.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Viseart Bright Editorial #6 (PiP, ) is darker (90% similar). Colour Pop Thic (LE, $4.50) is lighter (90% similar). Colour Pop Rise N Grind (PiP, ) is lighter (90% similar). Tarte Toucan Do It (LE, ) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Colour Pop Big Cocktails (PiP, $4.50) is cooler (95% similar). Huda Beauty Topaz #3 (LE, ) is more muted, cooler (90% similar). Anastasia D2 (Norvina Vol. 2) (LE, ) is cooler (90% similar). Kat Von D Devil (LE, ) is darker (90% similar). Sydney Grace Redstart (P, $5.00) is more muted (90% similar). Colour Pop I Owe You (P, $4.50) is lighter, more muted, cooler (90% similar). NARS Persia (P, $19.00) is more shimmery, darker, cooler (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Fran is a sunshine yellow with warm undertones and barely-there satin shimmer over a matte finish. The texture was lightly powdery, and this shade was prone to sheering out a bit when applied to bare skin, so I would recommend using a primer to keep this true-to-pan in color. It wore well for eight hours on me. Urban Decay Calavera (LE, $19.00)(95% similar). Colour Pop Cleo Amore (LE, $4.50) is warmer (95% similar). Natasha Denona Citrine (PiP, ) is warmer (95% similar). Colour Pop Caution (LE, $4.50) is lighter (95% similar). Too Faced Good Boy (LE, $16.00) is brighter (95% similar). Anastasia Phresh (LE, $12.00) is lighter (95% similar). Inglot #323 (P, $6.00) is brighter (95% similar). Too Faced Honey Buns (LE, $16.00) is lighter (95% similar). Viseart Bright Editorial #7 (PiP, ) is brighter (90% similar). Sephora Ochre (LE, ) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Chrome Yellow (P, $17.00) is lighter, brighter (95% similar). Make Up For Ever S402 Mimosa (DC, $21.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Natasha Denona Sol (134CM) (PiP, ) is lighter (90% similar). Sugarpill Buttercupcake (P, $13.00) is darker (95% similar). Make Up For Ever M402 Mimosa (P, $17.00) is lighter (90% similar). Anastasia D1 (Norvina Vol. 1) (LE, $12.00) is lighter (90% similar). Dominique Cosmetics Mango (PiP, ) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Colour Pop Juicer (LE, $5.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). MAC Goldenrod (DC, $17.00) is darker (90% similar). Coloured Raine Lemon Drop (PiP, $6.99) is lighter (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Legend is a slightly muted, light-medium yellow gold with warm undertones and a metallic sheen. It had good pigmentation with a lightly dry texture that seemed to keep it from binding as well, so it didn’t go on as smoothly or as intensely as many gold eyeshadows do. This shade wore for eight hours. Smashbox Goldenrod (LE, ) is darker (95% similar). Burberry Gold Shimmer #1 (LE, ) is more muted (95% similar). Hello Kitty Mimmy (LE, ) is lighter (95% similar). bareMinerals Standing O (P, ) is darker, more muted, cooler (95% similar). MAC Heaven Loves You (LE, $18.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). Urban Decay Dothraki (LE, $19.00) is warmer (95% similar). NARS Goldfinger (DC, $25.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). theBalm D1 (LE, $16.00) is warmer (95% similar). Smashbox Pixel Dust (PiP, ) is less shimmery (95% similar). MAC Amberluxe #2 (PiP, ) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). Colour Pop Wide Awake (LE, $8.00) is more shimmery, darker, warmer (90% similar). MAC Lemon Tart (PiP, $17.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). MAC Sun's Out, Buns Out (LE, $17.00) is darker (90% similar). Too Faced Fun in the Sun (LE, $16.00) is warmer (90% similar). MAC Golden Hours #3 (LE, $21.00) is warmer (90% similar). Chanel L'Intemporel de Chanel #1 (LE, ) is darker, more muted (90% similar). Anastasia Fairy (PiP, $12.00) is more muted, warmer (90% similar). MAC Rose Blend #3 (LE, ) is darker (90% similar). Colour Pop Rule Breaker (PiP, $4.50) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). LORAC Dream Girl #1 (LE, $19.00) is more shimmery, lighter, brighter (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Vinyl is a light-medium, chartreuse green with warm, yellow undertones and subtle gold shimmer (but it is mostly matte in practice). The pigmentation is better than it looks, but the texture is really thin and dusty, so the color sheers out a lot on bare skin. It really needs a primer or colored base to pop. The color started to fade after seven hours of wear. Makeup Geek Fuji (P, $6.00) is cooler (95% similar). Sydney Grace Green Anjou (LE, $5.00) is less shimmery, lighter, warmer (95% similar). Make Up For Ever S336 Lime (DC, $21.00) is lighter (90% similar). Too Faced Lucky Clover (LE, $16.00) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). MAC Lime (P, $17.00) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). Sydney Grace Calmeria (LE, $5.00) is less shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Aveda Papyrus (P, $14.00) is warmer (90% similar). MAC Lisa's Spikes (LE, $17.00) is lighter, brighter (85% similar). MAC Rockin' Rebel (LE, ) is more muted (85% similar). Kat Von D Cult (LE, ) is darker, cooler (85% similar). Anastasia Fresh Green (P, $12.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (85% similar). Viseart Lime (Bright Editorial #2) (P, ) is less shimmery, warmer (85% similar). MAC Floridazzle (LE, $17.00) is lighter, more muted (85% similar). Urban Decay Mean (LE, $19.00) is more shimmery, brighter (85% similar). NARS Celebrate (P, $24.00) is lighter, brighter (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Misfit is a medium, grassy green with warm, yellow undertones and faint green micro-shimmer. It had great color payoff with a soft, silky consistency that ran a smidgen powdery but blends out nicely with minimal fall out during application (none during wear). This shade lasted for eight hours on me. Sydney Grace Granny Smith (LE, $5.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Inglot #384 (P, $6.00) is darker (90% similar). Illamasqua Fledgling (P, ) is lighter, brighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Hajar Karim (LE, $17.00) is cooler (90% similar). Viseart Clover (Bright Editorial #3) (P, ) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Inglot #331 (P, $6.00) is darker (90% similar). NARS Moskova #2 (PiP, $19.00) is more shimmery, darker (85% similar). NYX Contort (P, $4.50) is cooler (85% similar). Make Up For Ever S312 Mint Green (P, $17.00) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). Kat Von D Gloom (LE, ) is lighter, more muted, cooler (80% similar). Coloured Raine Level Up (PiP, $6.99) is lighter, cooler (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Lemmy is a medium-dark, forest green with warm, olive-brown undertones and a frosted finish. It had good color coverage with a fairly soft consistency (perhaps a touch dry) with good blendability. It started to fade after eight hours of wear. Sephora Rolling in the Grass (10) (DC, $10.00) is more shimmery, darker (95% similar). Fyrinnae Are You My Mummy? (P, $6.80) is darker (95% similar). Colour Pop Not Today (LE, $8.00) is less shimmery, lighter (95% similar). Inglot #418 (P, $7.00) is darker (95% similar). Makeup Geek Epic (P, $9.99) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Charlotte Tilbury Icon Disco Eyes #1 (LE, ) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Emerald Isles (Cream Color) (LE, $45.00) is darker, more muted (90% similar). Anastasia Emerald (P, $12.00) is darker, more muted (90% similar). Melt Cosmetics Mean Green (LE, ) is less shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Make Up For Ever D306 Bottle Green (P, $17.00) is less shimmery, cooler (90% similar). Linda Hallberg Cosmetics Draco (LE, ) is less shimmery, darker, cooler (90% similar). Gucci Beauty Malachite (Left) (PiP, ) is warmer (90% similar). Chanel Vert Metal (836) (P, $36.00) is less shimmery, warmer (90% similar). Milani Bella Emerald (18) (P, $4.49) is darker, more muted (90% similar). Urban Decay Hundred (LE, $19.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (90% similar). Sephora Emerald (PiP, ) is less shimmery, warmer (90% similar). Sugarpill Junebug (P, $13.00) is darker (90% similar). Viseart Absinthe (Absinthe #6) (PiP, ) is less shimmery, cooler (90% similar). Rouge Bunny Rouge Whispering Ibis (P, $19.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Pat McGrath VR Emerald (LE, $25.00) is less shimmery, lighter, warmer (85% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Hyperballad is a medium-dark, bluish-teal with cool undertones and a matte finish. This was another shade that had a very soft texture that ran powdery, which meant that it didn’t apply well over bare skin. With some coaxing, it can be packed on and intensified by layering on bare skin, but it is one that would be better over a primer for sure. It lasted for eight hours. Makeup Geek Shark Bait (P, $6.00) is warmer (95% similar). theBalm #43 (P, $6.50) is warmer (90% similar). Inglot #338 (P, $6.00) is warmer (90% similar). Sephora Shawn (LE, ) is lighter (90% similar). Make Up For Ever S234 Azure Blue (DC, $21.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Illamasqua Burst (P, ) is brighter (90% similar). LORAC Dream Girl #4 (LE, $19.00) is lighter (90% similar). Anastasia C4 (Norvina Vol. 2) (LE, $12.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). theBalm C2 (LE, $16.00) is warmer (90% similar). Natasha Denona Powder Blue (84V) (PiP, $29.00) is less shimmery, lighter (85% similar). NABLA Cosmetics Addiction (PiP, $8.00) is darker (85% similar). Colour Pop Formation (P, $4.50) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Urban Decay Boom (LE, $19.00) is lighter, brighter, warmer (80% similar). Urban Decay Heads Will Roll (LE, $19.00) is lighter, warmer (80% similar). MAC Dynamic Duo 3 #2 (LE, $17.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Synth is a bright, cyan-like blue with very faint silver micro-shimmer over a matte finish. It had good color payoff with a soft, blendable consistency that applied fairly well to bare skin. I was able to retain most of the vibrancy without primer, but to maximize your oomph, I would still recommend a primer. It showed signs of fading after eight hours of wear. Coloured Raine Drip Drop (P, $6.99) is less shimmery, darker (95% similar). Colour Pop Zoomship (P, $5.00) is lighter (95% similar). Dominique Cosmetics Evil Eye (LE, ) is lighter (95% similar). Sydney Grace Oasis (P, $5.00) is cooler (95% similar). Urban Decay Blindsided (LE, $19.00) is more shimmery, darker, more muted (85% similar). Wet 'n' Wild A Regular at the Factory #2 (DC, $2.29) is warmer (90% similar). MAC Les Portes Bleus (LE, $17.00) is lighter (90% similar). Urban Decay Gonzo (DC, ) is darker (90% similar). MAC Triennial Wave (LE, $17.00) is more shimmery, more muted (90% similar). Inglot #371 (P, $6.00) is warmer (90% similar). MAC Liquid Sky (LE, $17.00) is darker (90% similar). MAC Blue Candy (LE, $17.00) is more muted (90% similar). Natasha Denona Laguna (LE, ) is lighter (90% similar). Anastasia C2 (Norvina Vol. 2) (LE, $12.00) is more shimmery, warmer (90% similar). Viseart Periwinkle (Bright Editorial #8) (P, ) is darker, more muted (85% similar). Anastasia B5 (Norvina Vol. 2) (LE, $12.00) is darker (85% similar). Kat Von D Doom (LE, ) is lighter (85% similar). MAC Electric Eel (P, $17.00) is darker (85% similar). Make Up For Ever M208 Baby Blue (P, $17.00) is lighter (80% similar). NARS Mad Mad World #1 (DC, $25.00) is darker (90% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Dark Wave is a muted, medium-dark navy blue with a mostly matte finish. It had so-so pigmentation with a lightly dusty texture that was a little thin but remained blendable on the skin. This shade wore well for seven and a half hours on me. Inglot #336 (P, $6.00) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). Sephora Stormer (LE, ) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). theBalm Matt Horowitz (LE, $16.00) is more shimmery, darker, more muted (85% similar). Colour Pop Clued In (PiP, $4.50) is darker (85% similar). Inglot #332 (P, $6.00) is darker (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Echo is a medium-dark, violet purple with cool, blue undertones and silver sparkle over a matte finish. The sparkle gets lost, as it doesn’t bind with the underlying powder. It had semi-sheer to semi-opaque, slightly buildable, color payoff, but this was definitely a shade that needed something to adhere to (like a primer or base product). I tried to pack it on and only blend minimally, but it still sheered out a lot. It faded within seven hours of wear. Sephora Night Owl (93) (DC, $10.00) is less shimmery, warmer (95% similar). Kat Von D Fascination Street (LE, ) is less shimmery, warmer (95% similar). Maybelline Painted Purple (P, $6.99) is more shimmery (85% similar). Tom Ford Beauty TFX6 (LE, $36.00) is more shimmery (85% similar). Inglot #379 (P, $6.00) is less shimmery, darker (85% similar). Makeup Geek Zodiac (P, $12.00) is more shimmery (80% similar). Urban Decay Metamorphosis (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery, lighter (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Muse is a light, lavender purple with subtle, cool undertones and a satiny sheen. It had so-so pigmentation with a lightly dusty, silky texture that was blendable and easy to use. This shade lasted for seven hours on me. Coloured Raine Chameleon (P, $6.99) is lighter (95% similar). MAC Digit (DC, $17.00) is lighter (95% similar). Sugarpill Frostine (PiP, $13.00) is cooler (95% similar). MAC Great Beyond #3 (LE, $21.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). LORAC Lilac (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery (90% similar). MAC Silverwear (LE, $17.00) is lighter (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Lavender Lust #3 (PiP, ) is warmer (90% similar). Make Up For Ever I918 Lavender (P, $17.00) is darker (85% similar). Melt Cosmetics Uranium (PiP, ) is darker (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Anthem is a plummy purple with warm undertones and a satin micro-shimmer. It had semi-sheer color coverage with a silky feel that ran dusty, so it didn’t perform well on bare skin as it had a tendency to sheer out. It can be built-up to about 80% coverage at most (without a primer). This eyeshadow lasted for seven and a half hours for me. Make Up For Ever I-90 (P, $21.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). NARS Fashion Rebel #2 (DC, $25.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Violet (LE, $29.00) is less shimmery, lighter, cooler (95% similar). MAC Vibrant Grape (DC, $17.00) is lighter (90% similar). Viseart Bright Editorial #11 (PiP, ) is less shimmery, brighter (90% similar). MAC Violet Impact (LE, $17.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Buxom VIP (P, $12.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Sugarpill 2AM (P, $13.00) is brighter (95% similar). Too Faced Provence (LE, $16.00) is more shimmery, darker, more muted (85% similar). Bobbi Brown Ultra Violet (LE, $21.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). Kat Von D Meow (LE, ) is less shimmery, lighter (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Love is a light-medium rosy pink with warm, yellow undertones and a frosted finish. It had good pigmentation with a soft, smooth, and blendable consistency that worked well on bare skin and lasted for eight hours. MAC Pinkluxe #2 (PiP, ) is more shimmery (95% similar). Urban Decay Hot Pants (LE, $19.00) is lighter (95% similar). Too Faced Marshmallow (LE, $16.00) is lighter (95% similar). Sephora Kimber (LE, ) is lighter (90% similar). Coloured Raine Hi Cutie (LE, $6.99) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). Dior Sugar Shade #3 (LE, ) is less shimmery, lighter, cooler (90% similar). Sephora Starlets (LE, ) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Fenty Beauty Sahara Stunna (PiP, ) is lighter (90% similar). Too Faced Bunny Nose (LE, $16.00) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). NARS Melrose (P, $22.00) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). Sephora Sweet Candy (260) (P, $8.00) is less shimmery (90% similar). Colour Pop Bubbly (P, $5.00) is warmer (90% similar). Colour Pop On the Fence (P, $4.50) is cooler (90% similar). Sephora Magic (PiP, ) is less shimmery, warmer (90% similar). Anastasia Macaroon (P, $12.00) is darker (90% similar). Surratt Beauty Ingenue (P, $20.00) is lighter (90% similar). Dominique Cosmetics Strawberry (PiP, ) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). L'Oreal Always Pearly Pink (756) (P, $7.99) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). LORAC Real You (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery (90% similar). Colour Pop Nocturnal (LE, $5.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Lyric is a light, yellowed beige with a pearly sheen. It had mostly opaque color coverage with a soft, silky feel that made it easy to blend out on the skin. It wore well for eight hours on me. Colour Pop Onai (LE, $5.00) is lighter (95% similar). Maybelline Pure Nude (80) (LE, $6.99) is brighter (95% similar). Chanel Tisse Paris #2 (PiP, ) is lighter (95% similar). MAC Apricot Blend #1 (LE, ) is darker (95% similar). Make Up For Ever I526 Pearl Beige (DC, $21.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). MAC Shroom (P, $17.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). Buxom Satin Seduction (P, $12.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Tarte It's Snow Time (LE, ) is more shimmery (95% similar). Urban Decay Blonde (P, $19.00) is lighter (90% similar). Too Faced Champagne Truffle (LE, $16.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). IT Cosmetics Transforming Pearl (P, ) is darker (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Pink Glow #1 (LE, ) is more shimmery (90% similar). Colour Pop Throttle (LE, $4.50) is warmer (90% similar). Dior Jardin #2 (PiP, ) is more shimmery (90% similar). Cle de Peau Marmalade Sky #2 (PiP, ) is darker (90% similar). MAC Pretty (LE, $17.00) is darker (90% similar). Too Faced White Peach (PiP, $16.00) is less shimmery (90% similar). Cle de Peau Stardust #1 (PiP, ) is darker (90% similar). Urban Decay Breakaway (PiP, $19.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Strutter is a light-medium, taupe brown with warm undertones and a matte finish. It had good color payoff with a silky-smooth texture that ran a little dusty. It started to fade after eight hours of wear. LORAC Latte (PiP, $19.00) is darker, warmer (95% similar). Laura Mercier Cappuccino (LE, $23.00) is cooler (95% similar). MAC Omega (P, $17.00) is darker (95% similar). Pretty Vulgar Hide & Seek (PiP, ) is darker (90% similar). theBalm #44 (P, $6.50)(95% similar). Kat Von D Vanish (DC, ) is darker (90% similar). bareMinerals Trench Coat (LE, ) is darker (90% similar). Tarte Mud Mask (LE, ) is cooler (90% similar). Too Faced Nudie (PiP, $16.00) is darker (95% similar). Buxom Gimme Gorgeous (P, $12.00) is darker (85% similar). Sephora Mushroom (LE, ) is darker, cooler (85% similar). Make Up For Ever M536 Milk Tea (DC, $21.00) is warmer (85% similar). Sephora Smoke Signals (DC, $10.00) is darker (85% similar). MAC Sweet Dreams (LE, $17.00) is darker (85% similar). MAC Sandstone (PiP, $17.00) is darker (80% similar). Zoeva Lost in Thoughts (PiP, ) is darker (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Vox is a dark brown with subtle, warm undertones and a matte finish. This shade had a stiffer consistency compared to all of the other shades in the palette, so while it wasn’t powdery, it could have been easier to blend. It had good pigmentation and lasted for eight hours before fading. Wet 'n' Wild Nude Awakening #1 (PiP, ) is darker (95% similar). Guerlain Les Cendres #3 (LE, ) is more shimmery (95% similar). Wet 'n' Wild Silent Treatment #3 (PiP, ) is darker (95% similar). MAC Join My League (LE, $17.00) is cooler (95% similar). Make Up For Ever M626 Neutral Brown (DC, $21.00) is warmer (95% similar). Stila Chocolate (LE, $18.00) is darker (95% similar). Sephora Earth (PiP, ) is darker (95% similar). Sephora Roasted Chestnuts (DC, $10.00) is lighter (95% similar). Too Faced Sexspresso (PiP, $16.00) is warmer (95% similar). Too Faced Knockout (LE, $16.00) is warmer (95% similar). Smashbox Side Hustle (PiP, ) is darker (95% similar). LORAC Espresso (Mega Pro) (LE, $19.00) is cooler (95% similar). LORAC Espresso (PiP, $19.00) is warmer (95% similar). Viseart Cashmere #3 (PiP, ) is more shimmery (95% similar). Tarina Tarantino Delightful #5 (DC, ) is warmer (95% similar). Stila Bark (LE, $18.00) is warmer (90% similar). Too Faced Chocolate Cake (LE, $16.00) is warmer (90% similar). Anastasia Smoke (P, $12.00) is lighter (90% similar). Tarte Multi-Tasker (LE, ) is warmer (90% similar). MAC Spoil Yourself (LE, ) is cooler (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Moulder is a yellowed beige with a satin finish. It had good pigmentation with a really soft, silky texture that was a smidgen dusty/dry. This shade started to fade after eight hours of wear. Kat Von D Entomology (DC, ) is darker (95% similar). Hourglass Monochrome #1 (PiP, ) is less shimmery, lighter (95% similar). Urban Decay Pre-Game (PiP, $19.00) is darker (95% similar). Tarte Summer Breeze (LE, ) is lighter (95% similar). Sephora Puppy Love (LE, ) is darker (95% similar). IT Cosmetics Hope (P, ) is lighter (95% similar). MAC Glamour Light (LE, $17.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). Too Faced Good Girl (LE, $16.00) is lighter (95% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty The Dreamer #1 (PiP, ) is lighter, brighter (95% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty The Social Butterfly #1 (PiP, ) is brighter (95% similar). Buxom Mix & Mingle (P, $12.00) is less shimmery, lighter (95% similar). MAC Real Fantasy (LE, $17.00) is more muted (95% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Cocoa Mirage #1 (PiP, ) is less shimmery, darker (95% similar). Tarte Free Spirit (LE, ) is less shimmery, darker (95% similar). MAC Lo-Fi (LE, $17.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Sephora Secret Boudoir (DC, $10.00) is lighter (90% similar). NARS Look Closer I (DC, $25.00) is darker (90% similar). Tarte Mixed Media (LE, ) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Sephora Whitewashed (DC, $10.00) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). Too Faced Peach Meringue (PiP, $16.00) is lighter (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Noble is a light-medium, peachy brown with warm undertones and a matte finish. It had semi-sheer color payoff with a soft, powdery texture that made it harder to get true-to-pan color as it would sheer out on bare skin. The color lasted for seven hours on me. Tarte Love Hue (LE, ) is darker (95% similar). Urban Decay Levitation (LE, $19.00) is darker (95% similar). Too Faced Strip Poker (PiP, $16.00) is lighter (95% similar). NARS Portobello II (PiP, $19.00) is darker (95% similar). Sephora Camel (LE, ) is brighter (95% similar). Viseart Grande Pro (Vol. 1) #7 (LE, ) is darker (95% similar). Make Up For Ever M536 Milk Tea (DC, $21.00) is darker (95% similar). Make Up For Ever M536 Milk Tea (P, $17.00) is lighter (95% similar). Tarte Cookie Swap (LE, ) is darker (90% similar). Too Faced Au Natural (PiP, $16.00) is brighter (90% similar). NYX Blame It On Midnight (P, $4.50) is darker, cooler (90% similar). NABLA Cosmetics Narrative (PiP, $8.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). LORAC Oat (LE, $19.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). Makeup Geek Hayride (P, $6.00) is darker (90% similar). NABLA Cosmetics Caramel (P, $8.00) is darker (90% similar). LORAC Bones (LE, $19.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Bite the Beat (LE, $17.00) is darker (90% similar). MAC Bling Mistress (LE, ) is darker (90% similar). LORAC Warm Ginger (PiP, $19.00) is cooler (90% similar). Sephora Sandcastle (DC, $10.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Skulls is a bright, creamy white with a metallic sheen. The eyeshadow had good pigmentation with a soft, buttery texture that was blendable and adhered well to bare skin. This shade started to fade after eight hours of wear. NARS Mortal (DC, $25.00) is warmer (95% similar). BH Cosmetics Foil Eyes 2 #15 (PiP, ) is more muted (95% similar). Dior Smoky Sequins #2 (LE, ) is cooler (95% similar). Natasha Denona Ice Gold (122K) (PiP, ) is less shimmery (95% similar). Too Faced La Croisette (PiP, $16.00) is warmer (95% similar). LORAC Gluten Free (LE, $19.00) is more muted (95% similar). MAC Smoky Black Friday #1 (LE, ) is more shimmery (95% similar). BH Cosmetics Foil Eyes #1 (PiP, ) is more shimmery (95% similar). MAC Luna Llena (LE, $17.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). MAC Holy, Holy (LE, $22.00) is lighter, brighter (95% similar). Buxom Diamond Darling (P, $12.00) is darker (95% similar). Urban Decay Royal Flush (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery (90% similar). Pretty Vulgar Break Free (PiP, ) is less shimmery (95% similar). Lancome Blanc Scintillant (LE, $26.00) is more muted (95% similar). Viseart Yves (PiP, ) is lighter (95% similar). Sephora + Pantone Universe Antique White (LE, ) is darker, more muted (95% similar). Tarte Treasure (LE, ) is more shimmery (95% similar). LORAC Black Tie Attire #1 (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). LORAC Dream Girl #9 (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Make Up For Ever ME122 Snow (P, $17.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

Black Metal is a deep, dark black with neutral undertones and a matte finish. It was intensely pigmented with a silky, smooth, and blendable consistency, so it should be an excellent way to darken any shade in the palette as it mixes with the other shades well. The color wore for eight and a half hours on me. Make Up For Ever M100 Black (P, $17.00)(100% similar). Pat McGrath Xtreme Black (PiP, $25.00)(100% similar). Urban Decay Blackout (P, $19.00) is darker, cooler (95% similar). Tarte On a Good Notre Dame (LE, ) is warmer (95% similar). MAC Santa's Stilettos (LE, $17.00) is darker, cooler (95% similar). Kat Von D Devotion (LE, ) is lighter (95% similar). Persona Limitless (PiP, ) is darker (95% similar). MAC Nehru (Guo Pei) (LE, $17.00) is warmer (95% similar). Urban Decay Blackjack (PiP, $19.00) is lighter, warmer (95% similar). Kat Von D Sabbath (LE, ) is lighter (95% similar). Anastasia Noir (P, $12.00) is lighter (95% similar). Tarte Punk (PiP, ) is cooler (95% similar). City Color Black Widow (P, $6.99) is lighter (95% similar). Smashbox Deadline (PiP, ) is warmer (95% similar). Too Faced Stiletto (LE, $16.00) is lighter (95% similar). Too Faced Wanted (LE, $16.00) is cooler (95% similar). Too Faced Licorice Rope (LE, $16.00) is more shimmery (95% similar). Tarte Fashionista (LE, ) is warmer (95% similar). Tarte Silhouette (LE, ) is more shimmery, glossier (95% similar). NARS Loverboy (DC, $25.00) is lighter (95% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette

Kat Von D Swoon Eyeshadow
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Kat Von D Swoon Eyeshadow
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Kat Von D Destroyer Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Destroyer Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Destroyer Eyeshadow
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Kat Von D Rewind Eyeshadow
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Kat Von D Harpsichord Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Harpsichord Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Harpsichord Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Harpsichord Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Analogue Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Analogue Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Analogue Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Analogue Eyeshadow

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Kat Von D Vinyl Eyeshadow

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Kat Von D Lemmy Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Lemmy Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Lemmy Eyeshadow

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Kat Von D Hyperballad Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Hyperballad Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Hyperballad Eyeshadow

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Kat Von D Synth Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Synth Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Synth Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Dark Wave Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Dark Wave Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Dark Wave Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Dark Wave Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Echo Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Echo Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Echo Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Echo Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Muse Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Muse Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Muse Eyeshadow
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Kat Von D Anthem Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Anthem Eyeshadow
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Kat Von D Love Eyeshadow
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Kat Von D Noble Eyeshadow

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Kat Von D Skulls Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Skulls Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Skulls Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Black Metal Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Black Metal Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Black Metal Eyeshadow
Kat Von D Black Metal Eyeshadow

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Legend (inner tear duct), Fran (inner lid), Harpsichord (middle of lid), Analogue (middle of lid),
Destroyer (outer lid), Rewind (crease), Noble (above crease), Lyric + Strutter (brow bone),
Vinyl (lower lash line), Misfit (lower lash line), Synth (lower lash line), Sephora Black Lace Eyeliner

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Legend (inner tear duct), Fran (inner lid), Harpsichord (middle of lid), Analogue (middle of lid),
Destroyer (outer lid), Rewind (crease), Noble (above crease), Lyric + Strutter (brow bone),
Vinyl (lower lash line), Misfit (lower lash line), Synth (lower lash line), Sephora Black Lace Eyeliner

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Love (inner lid), Anthem (middle of lid), Echo (outer lid), Hyperballad (crease),
Moulder (above crease), Lyric + Strutter (brow bone), Marc Jacobs Ody(sea) Eyeliner,
Skulls (lower lash line), Dark Wave (lower lash line), Echo (lower lash line)

Kat Von D Mi Vida Loca Remix Eyeshadow Palette
Love (inner lid), Anthem (middle of lid), Echo (outer lid), Hyperballad (crease),
Moulder (above crease), Lyric + Strutter (brow bone), Marc Jacobs Ody(sea) Eyeliner,
Skulls (lower lash line), Dark Wave (lower lash line), Echo (lower lash line)

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Christine has normal-to-dry skin with areas of dryness (cheeks, nose, and under the eyes). She has a light-medium skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones. Her best foundation matches include: Tarte Rainforest of the Sea in Light-Medium Neutral (best match), Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Makeup in Desert Beige 2N1, Giorgio Armani Maestro Glow in 4.0, Hourglass Warm Ivory Vanish Seamless Finish, Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous in Dusk, MAC NC20/NC25, Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Liquid in Y305 (140). For more matches, please read our full Foundation FAQ. For more information on our review process, please read our Review FAQ.

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I’m so inspired to do a rainbow look! Love the looks you came up.
This is a pass for me because of the palette size and as a long time collector/hoarder…I have plenty of dupes lol.

I’m not so into the mega brights, so this palette isn’t on my list, BUT if it was I would be really disappointed in the seven middle shades. I mean, there’s three whites. And two beiges. Why? I’m pale as heck and even I only need one white/ivory and one “flesh tone” in a palette.

I like that there are several pale transition shades, because it works for me personally…I always hit pan on the lightest shade in a palette, so it would be nice to have enough of them to balance out the colours. But I can understand why a lot of people wouldn’t prefer that, especially if they aren’t fair. Thats why I also like palettes with a pale transition shade that is much larger than the rest of the pans, I wish they were all like that.

I haven’t heard KVD talk about this palette, but I’m guessing this is to be used on your eyes the way paints are used on a canvas. If I’m right, those middle shades have different undertones and intensities so they can be blended with the colorful shades in the palette (and this palette is ALL about those colorful shades, not about the center neutrals) in order to deepen, lighten, or otherwise alter the colors in the outside wheel. Seeing how those center shades could be used in conjunction with the more intense colors is what ultimately convinced me that I could work with this palette.

Glad to see this got a good rating overall as I was thinking of getting this one. Although I am still holding out for the Marc Jacobs palette to come onto the Canadian Sephora website so I can get that one.

Yes! I never wear bright colors- but these are all wearable when paired with the correct neutrals. This is great for my collection, because it has a little bit of every color.

A couple of shades are very disappointing, but it does seem like a primer would help a lot with this one. Which primer would you suggest, Christine? The Nars Smudgeproof, or do you think something with more of an opaque/white base?

For a few of them, something with slight tackiness/whiter base will probably be better (e.g. Echo or Vinyl), but regular primer (like NARS) should be fine for most shades. If you want the MOST intensity, white base will always result in more vibrant color.

I had this delivered last Friday and I already love it. I’m trying to find an empty palette to put the pans into since the palette itself is difficult to use and travel with.

Skip for me. I was mostly interested in the blues/greens/ purples, and after taking a closer look at the preliminary swatches on my home monitor, I knew some of them weren’t going to score well. And with my oily lids, those colors aren’t going to last, even with primer or cream base. I got the UD Spectrum palette instead. But I like the eye looks you did.

I have this and I also have oily lids. These shadows are all nice, they last all day with no problem. I haven’t had any issues with any of them. I certainly wouldn’t rate a single color in here as low as a D, but everyone is different.

I just got this late last week and haven’t have time to play with it yet. I was hoping for a high A. But, since I use primer regularly, that should help it out.

Christine or anybody, how does one determine when to use a primer vs. a base like a paint pot or cream shadow?

For me…

Primer: for improved longevity, smoother base, easier blending, and minor improvements in pigmentation
Base: for major improvements in pigmentation, products prone to fall out or sheering out, or to alter the color/texture (colored base)

I use bases when I want bright colors to pop, so for this palette, I’d probably use a base. If I wanted to wear the colors in a more subtle way, I’d just use a primer.

I usually start with regular eye primer. If that doesn’t work, I try cream bases, cream shadow sticks, NYX Milk pencil, even Colour Pop shadows as bases. If that fails, I use the GA Eye Tints, but they tend to add a shimmery, metallic look to everything, and sometimes you just want a matte or satin look. If that doesn’t work, time to start looking for my receipt to return! I haven’t tried any glitter glues yet.

Thanks Katherine! I would have never thought to try a CP shadow. I bet that may make some interesting combos. I have cream shadows to use and plenty of primers, NYx milk, Tf glitter glue, Elf’s glitter primer (they work). But lately I haven’t been liking my old stand by Painterly paint pot. I feel like it just is too thick and drawing attention to the texture on my lid or something. That’s where cream shadows start coming in. I’ll have to try out the CP shadow tip! Thanks! ๐Ÿ™‚

Wow! I love the eye looks you did Christine! And the palette looks gorgeous! Sadly I don’t live in the US but a friend is going over in October so I may have to ask her if she would pick it up for me when she’s in Sephora. But I’m also totally digging the MAC Morning Light Quad too, ugh decisions decisions ๐Ÿ™ I’m cool toned and pale as paper so I’m thinking the Morning Light Quad would make me look ill although I probably would only use a couple of shadows in this palette to actually “wear” (as in not just around my house lol!) I don’t know what to do *sigh* x

Thanks, Caitlin! ๐Ÿ™‚ Hope you’re able to get your friend to pick one up for you!

Do you wear any golds/coppers now on your eyes? If you like those on you, then maybe the Morning Light one would still work!

Thank you so much for replying! I’ve been reading your blog for AGES and I’ve only in the last few weeks plucked up the courage to comment (I’m so used to people turning there noses down at me because I’m so young) and because you have such a wonderful community here on Temptalia I thought why not! Anyway I really appreciate you replying ๐Ÿ™‚

I was actually supposed to be going on the trip (but because of unforeseen health problems I’m not going) so I’m majorly sad when I see all these gorgeous holiday collections which we are not going to get in Britain.

I love love love me some golds and coppers (especially rose gold! Naked 3 I’m talking about you!!) I’m one of them people who wears pretty much everything ๐Ÿ™‚ My motto is “people are going to stare, make it worth there while” lol!

Thank you so much Christine for all the hard work you have put in to make this site the awesome place that it is. You and Temptalia have helped me through some extremely tough times <3

I honestly don't know why this comment is soooooooo long sorry ๐Ÿ™‚ once I start talking I can't stop lol!

xxxx

Welcome ๐Ÿ™‚

I think if you can wear Naked3, you’ll find a way to rock Morning Light as well! Yellower, yes, but still warm and shimmery.

Thank you so much, Caitlin! I hope you feel better soon. xoxo

Yay cool! That’s great to know ๐Ÿ™‚ I am definitely one of those people who can’t resist MAC especially if it’s limited edition so I think I always knew I would go for that one! Thank you so much for your help (I’m so bad at making decisions so hearing others opinions really helps me) ๐Ÿ™‚
Thank you <3
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I was expecting this to get somewhere in the B range from the sneak peek! And you can definitely see some of the pigmentation problems in that second look. But it is nice to see this palette get a better review than last year’s holiday palette.

Yep! I had to try Echo pretty quickly to see just how it would translate (between the texture + sparkle), and sure enough, that one needs a good base, lol!

I won’t be picking this up, but I really like both the looks you achieved here — without primer, no less! That second look with the blues and rosy tones makes me wish I had brown eyes! ๐Ÿ™‚

Haha!! Ani_Bee and Christine I came here to say the exact same thing!! I’m disappointed enough with this to probably pass, since the grades are all over the place – but I have a BUNCH of Inglot dupes (already have a list in my phone that I cross reference!) and honestly, I feel like I’d be a lot better off just buying more Inglot instead of more palettes at this point!

Oh wow, Christine, your first eye look is just sooooo beautiful! And the palette seems really solid! Most of the swatches look good. The sheer size of the whole thing though… where would I put it??

I love the brights but for some reason the layout bothers me? I think it’s bc I prefer minimalistic, sleek styles and there’s just so much spacing between pans lol. Such a silly reason.

But either way I love holiday palette season! I can’t wait for your review on mega pro 2 though! If you do it? Lol

I’m prioritizing other palettes that are already available, given that Mega Pro 2 isn’t going to be available until October. I’m really sorry!

I’m a little disappointed that some of my favorite colors got C and D ratings, but I am in love with the looks you put together when trying them out. I think I’ll go to Sephora and prime my inner wrist and swatch all of the disappointing shades to see if they work any better that way. This palette would be perfect to help round out UD’s Electric palette.

I bought this but was waiting for your review to open it! Looks like the colors I was most excited about are good performers, and I always use a primer anyways – so I’m keeping it ๐Ÿ™‚ I LOVE the rainbow looks you came up with – can’t wait to try this for myself.

My favorite shades were the one with the worst payoff, so sad ๐Ÿ™ Guess I’ll be better looking for dupes. THANKS FOR THE DUPE LIST, CHRISTINE!! ๐Ÿ˜€

I have dupes for virtually all of these, and the couple I don’t I wouldn’t wear anyway (speaking to you top row of shadows!) And at least the dupes I have seem to be better performing as well.

Thanks for your hard work, and once again beautiful eye looks!

It certainly appears that the warm shades and neutrals ( and Lemmy! Woohoo! ) all apply beautifully! Buuut, same old same old with the PURPLES and BLUES!!! WHY?!?!?
This seals it for me; I must have UD Spectrum! And perhaps Vice 4?
#OverwhelmedWithPalettes

Lookit your rainbow eyes! Wow, that looks so bright and awesome.

I want this. In truth, this palette is kind of what I’d hoped UD Spectrum would be.

I thought it was interesting how Spectrum’s box packaging had a rainbow hue across the name but not at all rainbow-y i nside, haha.

I’m still waiting for mine to come in the mail but if the colors don’t show up well enough on me with just a normal primer I will probably swap this one for the urban decay vice 4 or the spectrum palette. No point in wasting money even if I do like a lot of her stuff. Fingers crossed they work well on chocolate skin.

The sight of that Vinyl swatch makes me sad, but there are so many gorgeous colours that have reassured me that I was right in ordering this. Your rainbow eye is fantastic! I love the intense black eyeliner against the swirl of vivid colours.

Black eyeliner seemed right here! I feel like I tend to reach for colored eyeliner these days, but I think the black eyeliner fit here!

I love the rainbow look – but the quality of the shadows really varies and the colours that you love could be of the poorer rating. To me, it just feels like a lesser version of a Vice palette. I think this palette is bulky too. The only shadow I really liked was Lemmy.

I love the colors! I hope we get it in stores soon! I already unpacked the UD Vice 4 the other day. Do you think using TF Shadow Insurance then a white base would help? Which one would you recommend? I know of the Nyx pencil in Milk and their white base pot and of the Sephora Coll. Eyeshadow/Liner pencil in a white color as well. I’ve never tried any of those though. It doesn’t matter what brand or if it’s waterproof, everything creases without primer so that’s why I’ve been hesitant to use anything else alone.

I’m passing on this one. While I am really happy that bright oranges and pinks got good grades, it doesn’t make up for six of the brights being awful. If the purples and blues are bad, then the palette is a waste for me. At least at this price.

I kept reading “dusty texture” and “dry,” and it just took me back to last year’s Starstudded. The fallout was too much for even me, and I’m thinking I might have a similar problem with this one.

I bet I could at least get close to most of the shades. I grabbed the three Wet n Wild Venice Beach LE palettes that came out this summer and had the super-neon reds and pinks amongst other colors. Not exactly the same as these, but close.

Plus UD Electric, Sleek Acid and Ultra Mattes V1, Makeup Revolution Color Chaos and EatSleepMakeupRepeat. Who know’s what else…

If I were smart, I’d go to Sephora, swatch all the brights on my arm, then go home and figure out a dupe list. lol

And I’ll check out your fantastic dupe list in more detail when I get back from my trip. I skimmed through it and saw some I had. Thanks for all your hard work on this, btw.

Knowing you were able to achieve such beautiful looks without a primer makes me feel even better about this palette. The black eyeliner plays well against the vibrancy of the first look, and that Marc Jacobs liner in the second look seems as if it was made especially for those shadows! Since I’m not actually getting this until Christmas, I’m going to have to visit Sephora once it’s in stock so I can swatch ’til my heart’s content and get a better idea of all the possibilities!

Christine your rainbow & colorful eye looks are EVERYTHING!!!!! You’re so talented at what you do!
Can I ask you for an opinion? If forced to choose only one Palette to own between UD Spectrum, Vice 4 and this one (KVD), which would you choose? (Without respect to what other UD shadows you own – just your favorite of the three)
I’m thinking I’ll only pick one, because I have a decent Inglot collection now and just bought a bunch of MUG shadows so I’m trying to pare back a little. ๐Ÿ˜‰

If you like your more matte/satin type eyeshadows, KVD. I don’t like Vice4 much. I personally prefer shimmery shades and like the ease of the shades in Spectrum so that is my personal pick!

Thanks for the detailed review! I was waiting to see, though I already snapped this up. What really grabbed me about this palette were the colors w/out micro glitter and the colorful mattes. They can tone down easy enough too. I get so tired of all matte palettes being neutral except for maybe IT cosmetics taking the dive to produce color. The biggest issue is how big and bulky the palette is but that’s ok – I love how vibrant the colors are and though I love my neutrals, I have far too many – needed some color in there to change things up – thanks again, your reviews are the best!

I’m going for it! It’s rare you get a really unapologetically colorful palette from a high end brand, plus the layout of this palette is really beautiful. Love my brights ๐Ÿ™‚

I love this palette so much lol. I did have a few shadows that I had to work with but I dont mind. I never go without a primer anyways (oily lids). It performs well for the most part and I get beautiful looks out of it. I’m not even into color, Im definitely a neutral eye kind of girl, but Im about to look like a bag of skittles for the next few weeks lol !!

I love the rainbow looks you did! I’ll have to pass on this one because I rarely have the opportunity to wear colorful eyeshadow, but they look so gorgeous. Rewind, Harpsichord, Lemmy and Vox are my favorites, but I have similar shades to them so no worries.

So, this palette was on my list the second it was previewed on Instagram and I bought it the second it came out. I’m absolutely in love with it and the colors can absolutely be wearable for everyday use (I know I’ve been using it so much lately!). It’s best to use a lot of these shades with a primer and/or a base. I have oily lids, so I typically use UDPP Eden. For “Legend”, since it is such a sheer and light color, I used Nyx Milk as a base and it looked fantastic! This palette was certainly worth it for me.

I love your blog so much! Anyways I am sorry if you already answered this but between this palette and the UD Spectrum which do you prefer. I’m having trouble deciding and I only want to buy one although I will probably ending up getting both. ๐Ÿ™‚

If you prefer brighter shades and more matte finishes, KVD. If you like more jewel-toned shades and a lot of shimmer, Spectrum.

Christine! new reader here! love your swatches, though i was wondering, would these shadows be suitable for people with oily eyelids?? i’m really interested in this palette but it’s $100 in my country, so im real picky T.Twould love to hear a reply, thank you!

Hi christine!
I am loving this palette but i am torn between viseart 08 bright palette or the mi vida loca remix palette! i want to invest in one bright palette. which one do you recommend?
thanks ๐Ÿ™‚

Hi, Christine!

I went to my local Sephora this past Friday night but they didn’t have anymore of this palette. I just checked online and it says the page no longer exists. I don’t usually shop at Sephora online, do you think that means it’s just currently out of stock or gone forever?!

Uuuggghhhhhhh!

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