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Best Eyeshadow Palettes

Best Eyeshadow Palettes
Ellie Taylor
Writer and expert3 years ago
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Rumour has it there is no such thing as too many eyeshadow palettes. Whether your vibe is pretty and simple or bright and bold, a palette is the perfect addition to any makeup bag.Housing multiple shades, textures and finishes in one place, a palette gives you the chance to create endless looks on the go. To help you decide on the newest one you need to add to your collection, we’ve put together a list of the best eyeshadow palettes around.

The Urban Decay Naked Honey Palette

The brand renowned for their iconic eyeshadow palettes, Urban Decay, are back with a new addition to their collection. The Honey Palette showcases 12 new shades ranging from warm tone neutrals to golden metallics. So sweet you can almost taste it, the honey-hued shades are perfect for building or blending to create fierce looks. The gold cased palette also houses a large mirror and a vegan and cruelty-free dual ended brush. 

MAC Eye Shadow x 9 – Burgundy

A staple in your makeup bag, the Mac Eye Shadow palette in Burgundy is a perfect way to transition into the Autumn months. The professional palette contains a range of dusky nudes, sparkling bronzes and deep pinks in an array of finishes. Not only do the creamy shadows blend seamlessly, the high pigment formula also delivers a long-lastingcoverage ensuring your look lasts all day. The shadows are encased in a convenient compact making it easy to take with you wherever you go. 

NARS Afterglow Eyeshadow Palette

Want to make your lids pop? Then the NARS Afterglow Palette is for you! Packed with 12 super-charged hues and a range of shimmers, satins and metallics, the palette offers endless combinations for your eyes. Formulated with an innovative Pigment Power Suspension Technology the shadows promise incredible payoff and high-impact colour. Housed in a textured crumpled effect case, this palette effortlessly takes your looks from day to night.  

Revolution Pro Ultimate Eye Look So Jaded Palette  

Small but mighty, this So JadedRevolution Pro Ultimate Eye Look Palette is perfect to create looks on the go. The jewel-encrusted compact features four complimentary deep green shades to suit every occasion. With a mix of two shimmers and two mattes the palette equips you with a selection to both highlight eyes and create depth. Both finely milled and crease free, the shadows deliver rich pigment that will last you all day. 

Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Palette – Minimalist

Your new ride or die, the Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Palette is a staple in your collection. With arange of eight richly pigmented nude hues that glide effortlessly across you lid, this palette is perfect for everyday use or to smoke up your night time glam. Simply wear shades alone or blend together for a sultry sweep of colour that will get you noticed. After all, you can't go wrong with a nude can you?!

NYX Professional Makeup Ultimate Shadow Palette – Brights 

Dare to be bold with theNYX Professional Makeup Ultimate Shadow Palette. If you’re a fan of colour this palette offers sixteen shadows in a range of finishes to make your looks pop! Melting effortlessly onto the lid, the shadows deliver high-pigmentedand long-wearing colour to make you stand out in the crowd.

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Ellie Taylor
Writer and expert
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As a beauty fanatic I'm always on the lookout to try and experiment with new products! I’ve been writing about everything beauty for over 3 years and specialise in skincare so have plenty of tips and tricks to help put blemishes at bay and get your complexion glowing. Whilst being a content writer at LOOKFANTASTIC I’ve had the opportunity to collaborate with incredible brands including Tom Ford, Dolce & Gabbana and La Mer, taking my understanding of the industry to the next level. In the past I’ve been a freelance makeup artist and have collaborated with brands including NYX and Revolution Beauty on a personal level, sharing my makeup creations for the world to see. My ride or die brands have to be PIXI, Laura Mercier and Bobbi Brown and I can’t live without my trusty MAC Velvet Teddy!