Urban Decay Has Finally Arrived!

Ladies, if you haven’t heard yet, Urban Decay has finally opened their doors to its first ever stand-alone store on the African continent, and it’s right here in Johannesburg! So, “where in the city is this make-up haven” you might ask? Well, it’s at Sandton’s biggest shopping destination, Sandton City!

Urban Decay opened its doors on Saturday, 09 July 2016, and needless to say, the store was buzzing! For months, there has been a big hype about this international, cruelty free, vegan make-up brand arriving to our shores, and now the wait is finally over.


They have an array of colours and items for you to choose from, no matter what your make-up style. The ENTIRE Urban Decay product range will be available at the store, so you don’t need to worry about missing out on any of the good stuff! And, if you’re wondering what UD products you need to add to your make-up bag, then check out our Urban Decay top picks.

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Urban Decay EyeShadow Primer Potion

Hands up if creased eye shadow is your ultimate pet-peeve when it comes to make-up? Well, you can finally say goodbye to faded and creased eye shadow, and hello to vibrant and long-lasting pigment thanks to Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion. Once you try this you will never look back, it’s definitely a make-up game changer. This is Urban Decay’s number one seller, and guarantees vibrant, long-lasting (lasts for 24 hours), and crease-free eye shadow! The original primer sets an invisible base for your eye shadow, while the shaded primers namely Sin, Eden, and Greed can be used as a base, eye shadow, or a highlighter. A definite must-have for your make-up bag.

Cost: ± R280

eyeshadow primer

Urban Decay Naked Palette

With the Urban Decay Naked eye shadow palette, you can wear that neutral look by day and rock that smoky eye by night. This palette has definitely changed neutrals shades forever, and is perfect for everyday use. The palette is complete with 12 bronze-hued shades in a selection of textures – matte, shimmer, and satin – along with a double-ended brush for application. Our favourite colours from the palette are Sin (champagne coloured shimmer), Toasted (copper shimmer), and Gunmetal (metallic dark grey with silver micro-glitter).

Cost: R850

naked palette

Urban Decay Make-up Setting Spray

To make your make-up last longer and stay put for the day, you will have to invest in a make-up setting spray. But not just any setting spray – Urban Decay Makeup Setting Sprays! These bad boys are legends in the make-up world and are just the ticket for setting your look. There are three different sprays depending on your skin. UD De-Slick Setting Spray is ideal for oil-control, UD Chill offers a cooling and hydrating effect, and UD All-Nighter ensures a long-lasting wear of your make-up. All you do is apply your make-up, shake the setting spray well, spritz once or twice, and you’re all set – literally.

Cost: ± R450

Urban Decay

To see what else the Urban Decay make-up range has to offer, visit their website at www.urbandecay.com.

For More Information

For more information about Urban Decay, visit their website at www.urbandecay.com. Also, visit the Urban Decay SA Facebook page to keep up to date with the latest updates and make-up trends.

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