Hello Curvy Dolls! There are so many things that go into finding the perfect eye shadow shade. You want the right color to go with your face, outfit and even eye color. There is also the factor of which look you are going for: Brights, Smoky, Bronze, Neutral? It really can be an array of factors that lead you to finding just what you are looking for. That leads me to today’s top five: Palettes. Nothing is better than a palette with a variety of options that give you several looks including going from day to night. With that in mind, I give you my top 5 Editor’s Picks of eye shadow palettes.
Urban Decay Naked Palette:
This universal palette is a fan favorite and must have for any beauty lover. With a mix of neutrals and smoky shades that allow for hundreds of looks. This long, lean, and seductive case comes packed with 12 gorgeous neutrals that work for absolutely everyone. Shades range from delicate champagne to gritty gunmetal, and feature five stunning new shades. A variety of textures, including glitter, shimmer, and matte, ensure that you’ll never get bored. This versatile palette can go from office appropriate to a night on the town. It can be found at www.urbandecay.com and at www.sephora.com and www.ulta.com.
Sigma Beauty eye shadow palettes:
These three palettes offer a variety of looks. With their names: Bare, Dare and Flare, they is something for everyone. With everything from neutrals to purples and teals, these palettes give tons of different looks. They also each come with their own sigma double-ended brush, which are fabulous and perfect in applying shadow. They can be found at: www.sigmabeauty.com
INGLOT Freedom System:
From one of the hottest brands around, INGLOT gives us the freedom system. You can purchase palettes in 3 to 20 pan sizes. With one of the BEST eye shadow formulations around, this is a brand that has amazing pigmentation and color payoff. Once you choose your size palette, you can pick from hundreds of single pan shadows ranging from shimmer to matte. This is a line that every beauty lover MUST try. They also recently launched their rainbow palettes that are truly heavenly. You can find them at www.inglotusa.com.
Stila In the Light Palette:
The new In The Light Palette is a beautiful collection of Stila’s award-winning Eye Shadows in wearable, neutral shades for every skintone that can be worn wet or dry. The palette also includes an exclusive Smudge Stick Waterproof Eye Liner in Damsel, a matte chocolate brown, and an eight-page lookbook with detailed how-to tips and tricks. You can find these at: www.stilacosmetics.com, www.sephora.com and www.ulta.com.
Dior 5-Colour Palette:
These are perfect for travel, your purse and getting that perfect look. With a variety of shades, you can get the perfect color combination. Dior re-invents the classic 5-Colour Eyeshadow with new formulas and shades! These versatile palettes can easily create a range of customized looks for day and night. The incredibly soft, melting texture glides over the eyelid, creating a smudge-proof application. The highly pigmented formula creates an ultra-graphic look that’s buildable in color intensity. You can find these at: www.sephora.com and major department stores.
So I hope these can give you some choices from some of my all time favorite picks. Please let me know what you would like to see for my next top 5. Leave a comment below for anything or drop me a line at: Claudine@curvyrevolution.com. Stay beautiful! Xoxo