Urban Decay Pandemonium is a slightly warm-toned, dark plum with a sparkle finish. It is a limited edition eyeshadow that retails for $19.00 and contains 0.05 oz.
Pandemonium is described as a "metallic plum with iridescent micro-glitter." It's a blackened plum with subtle, warmer undertones and a frosted sheen paired with pink sparkle. It had a drier consistency with noticeable sparkle fall out during application, but most of the sparkle seems to drop during that initial application. It had semi-opaque pigmentation and lasted for seven hours. bareMinerals Romp (PiP, ) is more shimmery, lighter (95% similar). Urban Decay Digital (PiP, $19.00) is less shimmery, darker, cooler (90% similar). MAC Rich Core (P, $20.00) is warmer (90% similar). Clinique Lavish Lilac (P, $17.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Huda Beauty Ruby #6 (LE, ) is more shimmery (90% similar). Urban Decay Smolder (PiP, $19.00) is darker (90% similar). Cle de Peau Stellar Gaze #4 (PiP, ) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Giorgio Armani #27 (DC, $33.00) is warmer (90% similar). Cle de Peau Cosmic Aura #3 (PiP, ) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). MAC Round Midnight (LE, $20.00) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). MAC Bruised Sky (LE, $17.00) is less shimmery, lighter (85% similar). Sydney Grace The Commons (P, $6.00) is darker (85% similar). MAC Rare Find (LE, $21.00) is more shimmery, warmer (85% similar). Chanel L'Intemporel de Chanel #4 (LE, ) is less shimmery, lighter (85% similar). Disney by Sephora Ursula (LE, ) is less shimmery, lighter, warmer (85% similar). MAC Circa Plum (LE, $21.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). Tarina Tarantino Fantastical #1 (DC, ) is warmer (85% similar). Dose of Colors Hot Mesh (P, $20.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). Sydney Grace Your Best (PiP, $6.00) is more shimmery, darker, cooler (85% similar). Coloured Raine Alibi (LE, $6.99) is less shimmery, darker (80% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.
FURTHER READING: Formula Overview, which is a detailed review of the range as a whole.
Urban Decay’s groundbreaking new eye shadow formula. This reformulation of Urban Decay’s eye shadow features even softer, amazingly velvety texture; richer, more dense and decadent color; smoother, more uniform pigment distribution and blendability; and longer-lasting, more crease-free wear. The new line of shadows features a completely revamped assortment of shades, new textures, and a totally redesigned token compact. The secret to the new formula is Urban Decay’s Pigment Infusion System™, a vehicle for color that holds tightly to pigment and gives the formula its glide. The proprietory blend of ingredients allows color to weave itself through the formula resulting in insane color payout, color that stays on your lids, and sparkle that doesn’t fall. The amazing technology works for every shade and finish. Every Urban Decay shade is silky, blendable, and stays put.