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An Interview with Urban Decay Founder: Wende Zomnir

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Urban Decay's founder, Wende Zomnir, is a colour lover and makeup addict, just like many of the brand's fans.  We caught up with her to talk beauty with an edge, the new Shapeshifter contour palette and her makeup must-haves... What inspired you to create the brand? Urban Decay came about because in 1996, the prestige cosmetics floor was a sea of re[...]

Foundation Masterclass with Urban Decay

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Ever wondered how to apply foundation for a flawless finish? Or, perhaps you want to conceal acne with a natural finish? Luckily, our favourite Urban Decay makeup artists are on hand to teach you everything you need to know about foundation application. Read on to learn how to combat acne with a natural finish, how to apply foundation on darker skin and w[...]

Our Exclusive Cocktails of Christmas Blogger Event

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To mark the start of the festive season, we celebrated with our very own Cocktails of Christmas blogger night, filled with cocktail making, nibbles and our favourite festive Debenhams homeware range. Here’s what we got up to… Last week we invited a group of bloggers to an exclusive evening where we created our own Christmas-inspired cocktails, to get us p[...]

Halloween Get the Look: Mouse

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Halloween is just around the corner so we’re thinking about fancy dress and costume makeup. We got together with Urban Decay to show you how to create two unique Halloween looks. Second in our series, we’re showing you how to replicate a cute mouse look for the spooky day. Here’s everything you need to know… How to: Eyes: 1. Prime eyes with Orig[...]

Halloween Get the Look: Harlequin

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Halloween is just around the corner so we’re thinking about fancy dress and costume makeup. We got together with Urban Decay to show you how to create two unique Halloween looks. First up, we're showing you how to replicate a cool harlequin look for the spooky day. Here’s everything you need to know… How to: Face: 1. Use green Colour Correcting f[...]

How to Wear the Urban Decay Naked Ultimate Basics Palette

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Urban Decay just launched its latest addition to the Naked collection: Urban Decay Ultimate Basics. The much anticipated palette is one of the most versatile in the collection, offering a range of beauty looks from super natural to smouldering. To celebrate the launch of the new palette, we tried out two different beauty looks to find out just how versati[...]

AW16 Beauty Trend: The Lash Effect

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This season make your eyes stand out with super-long, thick lashes. Keep the rest of the face minimal but add lashings and lashings of mascara.  For added drama use coloured mascaras that will take your lashes and eyes to a whole new dimension. Shop our edit for all you need to create that lash effect... Shop the edit- clockwise from top left: Kat Von [...]

Everything You Need to Know About the New Naked Palette

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You asked for it and Urban Decay created it… Introducing the newest member of the Naked collection: Urban Decay Ultimate Basics. There’s nothing basic about this palette, packaged in a beautiful rose gold box, the palette contains 12 versatile matte shades. Each shade is brand new and not in any previous Urban Decay palette. Here’s everything you need [...]

Transitional Summer Style Challenge with Fashion Blogger, Eltoria

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A star of the bloggersphere and winner in the competitive category ‘Best For Beauty & Fashion’ at the 2016 UK Blog awards, Simone Partner from the fashion and beauty blog Eltoria, has collaborated with us to reveal her favourite pieces to buy now for a fabulous summer wardrobe.  As the ‘Best For Beauty & Fashion’ award was sponsored by Debenhams, th[...]

HOT NEW ARRIVAL: 100 New Vice Lipsticks by Urban Decay

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Calling all Urban Decay Lovers...say hello to the new Vice Lipstick collection featuring a staggering 100 lipstick shades including some of your favourites like Matte Revolution, some discontinued ones that have made a welcome return and some limited-edition ones, all of which come in new packaging  and reformulations that will take the make up world by stor[...]