Friday, September 24, 2010

NARS Eurydice dupe/ Wet n Wild Lust palette

Top: Nars Eurydice, Bottom: Wet N Wild Lust palette

I really love NARS cosmetics, so I was super excited to discover a perfect dupe for Eurydice.

I had bought three Wet n wild palettes a while back, Lust, Vanity and Greed.
I paid $3.99 a piece for these at Target (on sale).

To my surprise these are actually very nice colors, and the color payoff is excellent. I guess I used to think Wet n Wild was cheap quality in general because of the low cost. Boy they have really stepped up their game.

Fast forward to now, I was looking through my NARS makeup stash, doing swatches, etc. and one duo stood out in particular. I knew I had colors that resembled them.

Light bulb flash! My Wet n Wild Lust palette.

These are the closest dupes I have found, and actually I like and prefer the Lust palette for $3.99 over the Nars Eurydice which I paid $32.00 for.
Not just because the price is way better, but the colors in general are better in my opinion.

The Nars one looks prettier in the palette, but once applied to the eyes, it doesn't look as pretty.
So I tested one eye with Nars and one with Wet n Wild. I wore it all day long. I asked several people which side looked better and most said they couldn't tell the difference.

When I pressed them to please choose a side, no one could tell it was two different products. Additionally, 9 out of 10 said the W n W looked better.

I hope this will help you out if you're in the market for a more economic version.

Let me know your thoughts??


  1. Wow! To say I'm shocked is the understatement of the year. I have to admit, I wasn't too keen on WnW shadows...some of their other products, but not the shadows. I Just didn't think the color payoff was enough for me... this was a while ago. I know they've revamped their line so I was wondering... Now I see! I'll purchase some! Thanx!!! ;) xx

  2. I sooo agree with you! I'm really loving those Wet & Wild palettes!

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  3. i own the nars one and i gotta say is really hard to work with. i feel so bummed considering i paid £24.00!
    if i would of known of these dupes i never would have brought the nars
    thanks for this post

  4. I love these WnW palettes! This one is by far my fave!

  5. actually love wet/wild products Nars is way out of my range price wise, and the stuff is really glittery to me but its good for those that like that glittery all the time, i have mac products and e.l.f. and i tell ya drugstore items are stepping there game up even n.y.c make thanks for that

  6. Wow... I'll save money and get the Wet N Wild pallet!