Thursday, 19 December 2013

Revlon PhotoReady Eyeshadow Palette Review

I'm a big fan of neutral eyeshadows. In fact, they are pretty much all I wear. I love a good golden shade, preferably with a touch of shimmer, or a subtle taupe, pretty pearl hue or the occasional rich chocolate brown to smoke things up a bit. Having very blue eyes means these neutral tones are perfect for me, so I find myself wearing them on a highly regular basis.

Whilst I love my MAC shadows, my Urban Decay palette, and even my beloved MUA collection, I'm always on the hunt for new neutral palettes to add to my ever-growing hoard. Whilst perusing the self selection makeup in Boots a few weeks ago, I stumbled upon a palette from Revlon I simply couldn't let pass me by, and it was promptly placed in my basket. 

The palette in question was Revlon's PhotoReady Palette in Metropolitan. As soon as I saw the one, super sparkly golden shade in it, it had to be mine. I love a sparkly eye and especially at this time of year we all need a bit more sparkle in our lives. This palette is brilliant because it has everything you need to create a multitude of pretty eye looks. I actually didn't realise until using this a few times, but it comes with a primer, eyeshadows and a 'glittery topcoat' (the sparkly shade I spoke about earlier), and even tells you exactly how to use all of the shades to create the perfect glamorous eye look - so you've no excuse to go wrong really. I haven't really had much experience with Revlon's shadows but I have to say I'm suitably impressed. They are all velvety soft, blend beautifully and the glitter topcoat shade is completely stunning. I'm wearing a couple of the shadows in the above picture, and think it creates a beautiful day look, but when all the shadows are used together it's great to really smoke things up and create more of a nighttime look. 

Overall I'm really impressed with this palette and I think every neutral lover needs it in their collection!


  1. This is gorgeous, definitely adding this to my list of things I want! Perfect for Christmas time!


  2. Love this look on you. Gorgeous x

  3. I eyed up these palettes in Boots a few weeks ago, the colours are lovely on you! Might just have to pick one up ;) x

    The Girl In The Tartan Scarf

  4. The shades look gorgeous on you! I'm always wary of eyeshadows, I never seem to get it right!
    Sweet Dreams

  5. Really pretty palette, I love the sparkly shade <3

  6. I passed up on these a bit back but they look so beautiful on and would e great for traveling with , must head back to Boots soon

  7. This palette looks lovely! Love your make up here x


  8. This is lush, I love nuteral eye shadows!


  9. All of the colours look so pretty! My blog-

  10. What camera do you use for pictures, and/or for filming videos? Thanks, Emma xxx


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