The Best Eyeshadow Palettes for Your Eye Color
Finding the right shade just got a lot easier.
This article originally appeared on InStyle.
Consider eyeshadow palettes the Pokemon of beauty products: We have to have them all. For every new palette chalk full of gorgeous shades, chances are you usually wind up using only one or two them because the rest don’t necessarily work for your eye color. In the name of streamlining your products and saving some of your hard-earned money along the way, we’ve rounded up the best eyeshadow palettes to enhance every eye color. Whether your peepers are blue, brown, green, hazel, or gray, there’s an eyeshadow set out there for your specific eye color. The following palettes are foolproof ways to have a whole lot of eye gazing coming your way.
Opposites attract: Orange tinted shades like terracotta and bronze will warm up blue eyes and really make them pop.
To Buy: Laura Mercier Eye Art Caviar Colour-Inspired Palette, $55; sephora.com.
A set of neutral shadows will compliment baby blues like no other. Use these shades to brush on a subtle everyday eye makeup look.
To Buy: NYX The Natural Shadow Palette, $7.50, ulta.com.
If you have brown eyes, consider yourself lucky because virtually every shadow will be flattering once it's swiped on your lids. Rich plum and vibrant purple shades will highlight the clarity of your eye color.
To Buy: Sephora Collection Colorful 5 Eyeshadow Palette in N03, $11; sephora.com.
Shades of mossy green will make brown eyes lighter and brighter. In other words, consider this palette your antidote to a late night.
To Buy: Yves Saint Laurent Couture Palette in Couleurs 08, $60; sephora.com.
A palette with a curated selection of purple and warm neutral eyeshadows are the secret to making green eyes even more vivd.
To Buy: Dior 5 Couleurs Couture Eyeshadow Palette in Victorie, $62, nordstrom.com.
Rust and cranberry shadows will also work in green eyes' favor.
To Buy: MAC Burgundy Times Nine Eyeshadow Palette, $32; nordstrom.com.
The key for hazel eyes to be even more of a standout: Swipe on bright violet shadows.
To Buy: E.L.F. Baked Eyeshadow Trio in Lavender Love, $4; amazon.com.
Give hazel eyes' gold flecks even more sparkle with a set of wam neutral shadows.
To Buy: Buxom Suede Seduction Eyeshadow Palette, $40; ulta.com.
Stick to cool shades of blue to amplify your unique eye color.
To Buy: Charlotte Tilbury Luxury Palette Colour-Coded Eyeshadow Palette, $52; nordstrom.com.
Gray eyes have the tendency to appear flat, but a selection of shimmery charcoal and pewter grays will add depth and enhance your color.
To Buy: Chanel Les Ombres Multi-Effect Quadra Eyeshadow in Tisse Smoky, $61; nordstrom.com.