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Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Spring Collection Review + Giveaway

Today at STYLEanthropy, I’m sharing my thoughts on the Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Spring Collection. I received a couple of products from the makeup line, and I’m sharing a video of the products, my thoughts, and me trying out the colors too. Oh, and did I mention I’m giving away some products from the line? Well, go on and read below to find out. I know you want it!


Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Spring Collection Review

Previously, I shared with you my thoughts on the UD x Gwen Stefani Eyeshadow palette that came out first. You can read that first, if you haven’t. After the success of that eyeshadow palette, UD followed up with more products and released the UD x Gwen Stefani Spring 2016 collection. It included:

Watch this video below and then read more details about the products and more thoughts I didn’t include in the video.

UD Gwen Stefani Limited Edition Lipsticks

I gotta say, these limited edition lipsticks are amazing. I mean, for $18? The price ain’t bad at all. Other brands are priced $30 and up. So yeah, if you want to splurge on these, go ahead!

They apply so easily because of the super-creamy texture from their proprietary Pigment Infusion System™. Urban Decay Cosmetics also included in this collection, their very first-ever shade in a finish that they called the Mega Matte – super intense matte that packs a lot of color even in a single coat. The 8 shades in this line are as follows:

  1. Ex-Girlfriend – sheer nude rose with pink shimmer, it’s a perfect feminine and flirty Spring color.
  2. Firebird – deep fuchsia cream color, it’s a very versatile shade that will go with florals, brights and blues for warmer seasons, but will go well with jewel tones, gray hues and deep shades come fall and winter.
  3. 714 – bright red mega matte shade, this red is a pretty bright one that feels like it has orange undertones to it.
  4. Rocksteady – deep wine red cream, a gorgeous deep wine color, perfect for a night out or just when you’re feeling a bit sultry!
  5. Spiderweb – satin red cream, not included in this review.
  6. Wonderland – dark pink-red cream, almost looks like 714 from a far, but this has pink hues in it. If you don’t like the bright red, get this instead.
  7. Phone Call – sheer bright pink, exclusive to urbandecay.com.
  8. Plaid – sheer deep berry, exclusive to urbandecay.com.




UD Gwen Stefani 24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencils

These lip pencils are game changers for your lips. Like the lipsticks, these glide on pretty well, probably because it’s packed with Vitamin E, jojoba oil and cottonseed oil. There are 6 shades in this line and they match the 6 shades from the limited edition lipsticks except for the Spiderweb and Plaid shades.

The lip pencil is $20 each, 2 bucks more than the lipsticks. So you’re probably wondering, why is it more expensive? Well, this isn’t just a lip liner to define your lips, guys. You can use this to fill in all over the lips. So it’s like having a lip liner and lipstick pencil in one. But, if you’re not really a lip liner girl, then you can always go the lipstick route too!

Like the rest of the UD Gwen Stefani makeup line, how can you not fall in love with a packaging like this?




Lip Color Swatches

Now that you’ve seen the lipsticks and lip pencils I received, let me swatch them for you and show you how they look when worn.


I apologize for the variation in lighting below. I have been trying/testing out a ring light I recently got. The other photos didn’t have the ring light turned on, but at least you get to see how the shades look when worn.


UD Gwen Stefani Brow Box

Finally, the last product that I received is the Brow Box. Guys, it is the cutest thing! It’s a palm sized brow kit that comes with mini brushes, a mini gold tweezer, wax, compact mirror, magnified mirror and two brow powder shades. For $30, I’d say this is worth it. You know how much other brow powders and brow gels cost, right? They can range from $10-$25. But this one comes in a compact box with all the bells and whistles. It has a gold tweezer. Dying!!! Seriously, Gwen Stefani thought about every last detail and I am so impressed. Even the mirrors in all of the compacts/palettes have a text that says “Magic’s in the Makeup”. Way to go Gwen, way to go!

Urban Decay Cosmetics, UD Gwen Stefani, brow box

As for the shade though, this works for light blonde to dark blonde hair. So unfortunately, since my hair is pretty dark, I wasn’t really able to use it. One thing you need to know when thinking about getting this kit is that the shades were specifically created just for Gwen Stefani. So if you have a similar hair color, then go ahead! You can also blend the two shades together to get the right shade for you. As long as you’re within the light blonde to a light brunette range, you can use this brow box kit!

Urban Decay Gwen Stefani, brow box

Look how tiny this brow box is! I put the lipstick next to it so you have an idea how small this thing is. It’s perfect for traveling too!


Urban Decay Cosmetics Gwen Stefani Makeup Giveaway

Now, the moment you’ve all been waiting for, the giveaway! Who wants to win 2 limited edition lipsticks and the 2 matching lip pencils with it?


Like I said in the video, I had a sample packet of some of the shades from the limited edition lipsticks from the line. I made sure to maximize those, so I can giveaway some of the products. Did you watch the video? If so, then you already know which products I’m giving away.

Are you excited as I am? You should be, because most of the lipsticks and lip pencils are sold out at urbandecay.com. So if you missed out on these, then you’re in luck. I’m giving away the 2 lipsticks in shades 714 and Rocksteady, as well as the matching glide on lip pencils. So if you want to win these, make sure to enter via the widget below. It’s open to all (worldwide), guys! Enter by March 18, 11:59 PM EST. Good luck.

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STYLEanthropists, I hope you enjoyed this post and hope you liked the video. What do you think of the Urban Decay Gwen Stefani Spring Collection? Did you buy any of these? Let me know which are your favorites. Please don’t forget to enter the giveaway too. Good luck!

Disclosure: HUGE Thanks to Urban Decay Cosmetics for sending these products. However, all opinions here are my own.

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  • Reply Michelle L March 9, 2016 at 4:06 pm

    I need the “Ex-Girfriend”! Fabulous!

  • Reply Annie March 9, 2016 at 4:15 pm

    The Rocksteady looks fab!

  • Reply kayla bowe March 9, 2016 at 4:41 pm

    I love the color firebird.

  • Reply Kim Pincombe Cole March 9, 2016 at 6:22 pm

    I love Ex-Girlfiend and Rocksteady!

  • Reply stephanie brown March 9, 2016 at 11:17 pm

    i did pick up the eye shadow palette such a beautiful addition to my ud collection however i was not able to pick up the lip collection they look beautiful

  • Reply stephanie brown March 9, 2016 at 11:27 pm

    rocksteady and 714 look so beautiful

  • Reply Rosemarie March 9, 2016 at 11:45 pm

    Thanks for the giveaway! I am a HUGE Gwen fan and love her new collab with UD! My favorite shade is 714.

  • Reply prasert March 10, 2016 at 1:46 am

    Rocksteady is my favorite

  • Reply Cristina Lazar March 10, 2016 at 2:14 am

    The Wonderland looks great…on you!

  • Reply Tina Perlman March 10, 2016 at 8:58 am

    I didn’t know that the lip liner was waterproof. That makes me want it even more! Thanks for the review.

  • Reply Tina Perlman March 10, 2016 at 9:00 am

    I forgot to mention 714 is my favorite <3

  • Reply Angela P. March 10, 2016 at 9:27 am

    I really like these shades. They are bold and beautiful lip colors. I think Ex-Girlfriend would be my pick for myself and my coloring.

  • Reply Lena March 10, 2016 at 10:02 am


  • Reply Anna March 10, 2016 at 11:53 am

    “Ex-Girfriend” is my favorite.

  • Reply Coline T. March 10, 2016 at 1:07 pm

    Rocksteady looks so glam! 😀

  • Reply Colleen Boudreau March 10, 2016 at 3:20 pm

    I like Rocksteady.

  • Reply Bianca Munoz March 10, 2016 at 3:51 pm

    Ex-Girlfriend! Thank you for the awesome giveaway!

  • Reply Gladys Aguilar March 10, 2016 at 4:30 pm

    My favorite is firebird. Its so pretty

  • Reply cassidy danielle March 10, 2016 at 4:45 pm

    Love love LOVE the ex-girlfriend

  • Reply laura bernard March 10, 2016 at 8:57 pm

    Love the rocksteady!

  • Reply Pauline March 11, 2016 at 9:44 am

    I love the Ex-Girlfriend. 🙂

  • Reply Jennifer Rote March 11, 2016 at 11:04 am

    I’m really liking the Ex-Girlfriend shade.

  • Reply Chelsea m March 11, 2016 at 11:51 am

    My favorite lip color is Ex-Girlfriend I really like nude shades.

  • Reply Deirdre March 11, 2016 at 1:37 pm

    I have to choose Rocksteady because that shade of red is gorgeous!

  • Reply April Crisafulli March 11, 2016 at 1:37 pm

    I’m in love with the Rocksteady!!! Great red!

  • Reply Shelly March 11, 2016 at 5:34 pm

    Ex-Girlfriend is my fav

  • Reply Shronda Scott March 11, 2016 at 5:50 pm

    I can’t just choose one! Rocksteady and 714 are gorgeous! Plus Rocksteady was my favorite No Doubt album. XD

  • Reply theresa j March 11, 2016 at 9:01 pm

    I like the Wonderland

  • Reply Alexandria Waiter March 11, 2016 at 9:46 pm

    I would LOVE to win this AWESOME GIVEAWAY! Thank you for the chance to enter and hopefully win! Good luck to everyone!

  • Reply Alexandria Waiter March 11, 2016 at 9:51 pm

    I love Wonderland and Spiderweb Satin
    Both are rockin colors that goes great with my skin tone!

  • Reply Vienna Rose March 12, 2016 at 10:27 am

    The shades Wonderland and Ex Girlfriend would look best on me 🙂

  • Reply Maria Morera March 12, 2016 at 11:57 am

    I am loving the color ex-girlfriend. I think it will be perfect for my medium skin tone 🙂

  • Reply Gemma Louise March 13, 2016 at 1:31 pm

    Ex-Girlfriend has to be my favourite, what a pretty shade! Lovely giveaway xo

  • Reply Kassie March 14, 2016 at 3:30 pm

    I think Rocksteady is gorgeous!

  • Reply Taylor March 14, 2016 at 8:49 pm

    I love rocksteady!!!

  • Reply Andrea Darst March 15, 2016 at 1:52 pm

    Wonderland is so beautiful!

  • Reply Roberta V March 15, 2016 at 3:39 pm

    I love rocksteady!!!

  • Reply Laura March 16, 2016 at 6:28 pm

    LOVE Ex-Girlfriend! ❤️

  • Reply Gabriela Sanchez March 16, 2016 at 7:10 pm

    Rocksteady looks awesome

  • Reply Rebekah Powley March 17, 2016 at 3:21 pm

    Exgirlfriend is lush! Sassy but neutral, I love it! B x

  • Reply Adriana March 18, 2016 at 6:13 am


  • Reply esheeiqbal March 18, 2016 at 6:13 am

    My favorite is “714” !

  • Reply Gina March 18, 2016 at 10:45 am

    Ex-Girlfriend is definitely my favourite I think. I love the more autumnal colours but i think it’s time to break away from those until September now. Lush post xx

  • Reply Mita March 18, 2016 at 12:03 pm

    I like Rocksteady.

  • Reply Ashley Bree Perez March 18, 2016 at 12:29 pm

    I love Rock steady(:

  • Reply Paola G March 18, 2016 at 1:15 pm

    The whole collection is amazing! Gwen did so gooood! 😀

  • Reply amanda whitley March 18, 2016 at 8:58 pm

    my favorite is Ex-girlfriend

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