Top 10 Summer Eyeshadow Palettes

Summer’s Most Sought-After Eyeshadow Palettes Have Been Revealed

Summer’s Most Sought-After Eyeshadow Palettes Have Been Revealed

When it comes to features that stand out, it is safe to say that the eyes have it. After all, they’re supposed to be the windows to your soul, so it would make sense that you want your peepers to take center stage in any situation. One easy way to do so? Eyeshadow. To keep all eyes on you this summer, dress them up with the 10 most sought-after eyeshadow palettes currently available. Here to help you create any new, dramatic, or natural eye look you may want, you'll soon discover why these highly talked-about buys have earned their reputation. Just like fashion, makeup trends change drastically from season to season, so make sure you stay on-trend with one of these new and spectacular eyeshadow palettes for summer. Opening image: @UrbanDecayCosmetics

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June 8, 2018

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Natasha Denona Tropic Eyeshadow Palette
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Natasha Denona Tropic Eyeshadow Palette

LOVED FOR: This tropically-inspired palette features 15 new shades perfect for creating a range of looks from soft and natural to vibrant and bold. 

USERS SAID: "The mattes are very pigmented and easy to blend. The shimmers are bright and beautiful and work great with my brushes. For an extra punch add some moisture and voila! I’ve created many beautiful looks with it and have gotten compliments on all." 

Pat McGrath Labs MTHRSHP Subversive La Vie En Rose Eyeshadow Palette

BEST FOR: Achieving colorful, euphoric glamour looks

LOVED FOR: This six-shade palette features fully-pigmented hues that glide on effortlessly with one stroke.

Too Faced Natural Eyes Eyeshadow Palette

LOVED FOR: This bestselling palette offers an array of beautiful, neutral matte and shimmer shadows for everyday looks or sultry glam for special occasions.

HELPFUL TIP: Are you a makeup newbie? No worries! This palette includes the Too Faced signature Glamour Guide with step-by-step instructions on how to achieve three gorgeous starter looks. 

Urban Decay Beached Eyeshadow Palette

USERS SAID: "Let's start with packaging. It's perfect. It drew me in and made me want this palette. For me I think it's perfect because in the summer I'm doing light makeup and just throwing in a crease color then putting a shimmer on the lid. The shimmers in there are amazing. And sand is the perfect highlight. Highly recommend this product."

ABOUT THE BRAND: Urban Decay's products are 100% cruelty-free, so you feel pretty about your purchase on the inside, too! 

Marc Jacobs Beauty Eye-Conic Multi-Finish Eyeshadow Palette

BEST FOR: A shimmery rose gold palette

FUN FACT: This slim, seven-shadow palette was designed to feature the oblong infinity mirror, and was inspired by the rearview mirror of an automobile.

Too Faced Life's A Festival Eye Shadow Palette

LOVED FOR: The rich pigment and soft, velvety texture

BEST FOR: Music festival season glamour 

Huda Beauty Obsessions Eyeshadow Palette

USERS SAID: "I looooove this palette! The colors are gorgeous and so pigmented. The different shadows blend so well together and are super buildable."

LOVED FOR: The neutral shades with a sultry edge ideal for creating elevated everyday looks 

Tarte Be A Mermaid & Make Waves Eyeshadow Palette

BEST FOR: Creating a beach-inspired eye look

USERS SAID: "I absolutely love love love this palette. It makes me feel like a beautiful shimmery mermaid laying by the beach! Also, it smells so good!"

Urban Decay Cosmetics Naked Heat Palette

BEST FOR: Neutral, everyday glam

FUN FACT: This palette is cruelty-free and made in the U.S.A. 

Anastasia Beverly Hills Soft Glam Eyeshadow Palette

BEST FOR: Day to night glam

USERS SAID: "I absolutely ADORE this palette! the colors are so beautiful and pigmented! they blend very easily (especially for someone like me who doesn’t have the most eyeshadow experience) the shimmer colors are gorgeous and have little to no fallout when applied to the eyes."

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