Too Faced Life's A Festival Palette with 5 Looks!

Between the duochromes, packaging and the fact this palette is scented, Too Faced got me again with their recent Life's A Festival Palette. I actually scored this off HSN with a 15% coupon and their flex pay which helped out tremendously. Read on for my thoughts and looks!

It's actually been a while since I played around with brighter, more fun colored eye shadows. Understandably, they're not for everyone or every day, but man are they pretty!

This palette has a light, citrusy scent to it. I'm not sure why, but I kind of love when palettes are scented yummy. It's an added touch I've grown to enjoy and appreciate.

The component itself is so pretty. Bulky? A bit. But pretty, nonetheless. I've been leaving this out on on my dresser to double as a decoration. Between the colors, the rainbow, unicorn and holographic it just makes me feel happy to look at it.

The formulas themselves are a mix of great and okay. While all the colors are undeniably pretty, and the shifts in some of the duochromes are INSANELY BEAUTIFUL (side note: I'm a sucker for a good duo chrome), certain colors were not quite as pigmented and I did have difficulty packing them onto my lids to get as much color as I'd want. "Mystic Rain", which is a beautiful lilac/lavender with blue shift was particularly troublesome for me and I was disappointed because the color is amazing. "Artist Pass" worked nicely in the crease and lower lash line, but I also had trouble with getting think one to show up evenly on the lid as well.That being said, I found all of the colors that I did play with to blend together pretty well. I encourage you to go to your local Sephora or Ulta and swatch these beauties yourself because my pictures do not do the shifts the justice you can see in person.

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I've bee enjoying playing with this palette and stepping out of my comfort zone a lot. Please keep in mind I am not, nor do I claim to be a professional makeup artist by any stretch of the imagination, especially with super unique shadow looks.


All the looks below I applied the eye shadows over an eyeshadow primer. The black liner on top of my mobile lid is the SuperHero powder liner/shadow from It Cosmetics.

Look #1
Crease- Young and Free
Lid- Mystic Rain
Lower Lash Line- Dusk Teal Dawn
Lipstick: Too Faced Melted Latex in "Safe Word"


Look # 2
Crease and Lower Lash Line- Artist Pass
Lid- Unicorn Tears
Lipstick: Too Faced Melted Latex in "Unicorn Tears"


Look # 3
Crease and Lower Lash Line- Firefiles
Lid- Fun In the Sun
Lipstick: Kylie Cosmetics "Infatuation" with Pixi Beauty Gloss on top


Look #4
Crease- Dusk Teal Dawn
Lid- mix of Beamin' and Unicorn Tears
Lower Lash Line- Artist Pass
Lipstick- Nyx Butter Gloss in "Vanilla Cream Pie"

Look #5
Crease- Funtasy
Lid- Artist Pass
Lipstick- Too Faced Lip Injection Glossy in "Like A Boss"



 Overall, I enjoy the Life's A Festival palette by Too Faced for the fun colors, dual chrome shades and cute packaging. It isn't an every day palette for me, but one that is unique and I am happy to add to my collection.





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4 comments

  1. i really like the looks you came up with. i have this palette too and i think most of the colors are so pretty. and the packaging totally appeals to me since i'm really a 7 year old girl pretending to be an adult, and i love unicorns, rainbows, stars, and gold glitter. i do find that some of the lighter shades take some effort to build up and work better with a damp brush, like euphoric, the lovely pale golden orange shimmer, which is one of my favorites. i've only used it a few times so far, and i was super happy with the look i came up with yesterday using young & free in the crease, sunset dream, euphoric, and fireflies on the lid, funtasy in the outer v and blended over a sparkly purple eyeliner on the lower lashline, fireflies on the inner third of the lower lashline and beamin' in the inner corner. i think i may have also blended the crease with a bit of mystic rain too. but i was disappointed to find that funtasy faded away almost completely in the outer v after a few hours and fireflies faded on the lower lashline to a lesser extent. i had to touch them up quite a bit. i realized later that i had tested an older lorac eye primer that i never use to see if it's worth keeping, so maybe that was the reason those colors faded. but i was wondering if you've had any issues with any of the shadows fading after a while? i'm going to try to recreate the look using urban decay or too faced primer, which work well for me, and see if that makes a difference. i hope so! btw i found your blog through the beauty nerds facebook group. :) i'm tracey leigh on fb and pretty new to that group.

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  2. this is tracey again. funny, i just realized that i have been to your blog before when i was looking for reviews about pacifica's pineapple curl conditioners. i didn't find many, but yours was one of the ones that convinced me to try those products. they are quite nice!

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    1. thank you! :) please subscribe or follow if you find my posts helpful :)

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