Sunday, September 4, 2011

My UDPP Operation

Dear Readers

Some of you may know how I love my Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion (UDPP). I have reviewed it here. I used it each time before I apply my eye shadow to make sure that the color stays intact the whole day even after my exercise.

I used my UDPP since April 2010. It was a 16.3 ml tube. Recently, I could hardly get any product from the tube and so I decided to conduct a "surgery" on the tube to see whether I can escavate any products from it.

To my surprise, I managed to dig out 7ml of products from the tube! I used a Clinique 7ml container to store the product and there are still some remainder in another container. 7ml is actually slightly less than half of the products in the original tube. What a waste if I actually threw it away. Thankfully, I did the "surgery".

So, if you have a UDPP tube that you don't seemed to be able to get any product from using the wand, I suggest that you try this out. The tube is actually very hard but the bottom part is thinner. I saw a small crack and used my scissors to cut it open. It is quite an exciting operation.

so much products inside!

7ml of products and some remainder

Totally cleaned up!

Now, I use a flat brush to pick up the product and apply it on my eyelid. This method is working fine for me. Sometimes I used my finger to even out the product on my eyelid.

Have anyone of you tried this operation before? Do share.
Happy reading!



Blogger said...

Great tip!! Thanks a lot for sharing!! :D

Pinkbuble said...

Is this product really amazing??
I wanted to buy but not really sure of the quality ^^..

Thanks before!

lavender said...

Hi Blogger

Hi Pinkbuble
Yes, This is the best primer ever. Great for super oily lid like mine. Eye shadow never crease after more than 12 hours and after workout in the gym.

cream puff said...

It is crazy to see that there's still soooo much product inside!! I tossed out my UDPP (the big size bottle like yours) the other day but I guess it was for the best since it was dried up already. I'm quite happy with my new bottle because the texture feels so much better! It's very creamy now. :D

Stephy said...

I love this product too! Like you, I don't like the bottle, we never know how much it left. I believe they came up with new bottle/tube which is better!
Anyway, thanks for the tip! I will operate mine too when i can't dig anything out...hehe...

Rebecca said...

wahhh can stay on even aft make-up?? I must try too!
I luv urban decay - bought their eyeliner!


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