Sparkled Beauty

I Live to Shine


Make Up Academy haul

Posted by Halifax @ Sparkled Beauty

My pretties came in a day or two ago, from the Make Up Academy (MUA) sale I told you before. For a UK company to offer 25% off and free international shipping, it was almost unheard of. I was glad I jumped on it.

The package came in a bubble envelope, with products inside individually wrapped. I'm just glad none of the eyeshadows broke.

Eyeshadow palettes were £4 originally, cost me CAD4.80 each after discount and exchange rate.

First row: Dusk till Dawn and Poptastic
Second row: Heaven & Earth and Undressed.

These look even better IRL, I am telling you, good size (9.6g), with sturdy cases and fabulous colour combinations. They also have plastic wraps all around the cases, no contamination :)

Needless today, Undressed is what I want to dig my brushes in first, Urban Decay Naked dupe or not!

I also grabbed a few other things from the brand to try out:

- Love Hearts lip balm in Kiss Me, £2 (cost me CAD2.40), just because it looked cute

- Nail polish #15, £1 (I paid CAD1.20). I didn't see many swatches of their nail polish, just got one to test the water

- Lipsticks £1 (I paid CAD1.20) - #1, 2. 3. 8, 12 and 13. MUA's lipsticks have been braved about a lot on youtube. But isn't it about time to give all the products names instead of numbers?

I haven't had the time to try anything yet, unfortunately. Did you get anything from the sale, tell me! MUA is gearing up for 30,000 FB fans to launch another offer, I hope it's good :)


  1. Still waiting for my first order to arrive. I got 2 blushes, 1 bronzer, foundation and the Glamour Nights Palette. I also ordered lipstick, but my shade was out of stock. I'm waiting for MUA to hit 50k FB fans, free shipping and 50% off sounds great :), although the other promotions until then don't sound bad either.

    1. Hope your order arrives soon, they did post on FB that shipping was delayed a bit. I regret not getting any face product. 50% off would be amazing lol

  2. ugh I wish I knew about that sale! I've gotta keep my eyes open more for the next sale. lucky that you got to order from it!!

    1. Awww, next sale would be better, so there's hope :)

  3. I got my package yesterday. I ordered 2 of the MUA palettes undressed and heaven and earth... I like them both but wish there were more matte colors but you can't beat the cost and the free shipping... I also got 2 lipsticks, 2 lip-liners, the trio eye shadow and 3 single eye shadows.. Haven't tried everything yet except the trio eye shadows today... but lovin' all the products great pigmentation's so far..:)

    Thanks for the tip on this sale...

    1. Awesome and you're welcome :) I do hope they come out with a matte palette