I love all things holiday! The parties, the gift shopping, the wrapping, the decorating…all the excitement! And being a true beauty addict, I also love holiday makeup palettes! These festive palettes are such a delightful treat with their beautiful packaging, exclusive all-new shades and incredible value! Perfect for the novice to the seasoned beauty junkies on your holiday list, they can make any makeup lover swoon!
Today I have a roundup of the best holiday makeup palettes you’ll want to snap up this season. Whether you’re looking for an all-inclusive eyeshadow kit with blush, lip color & mascara or the ULTIMATE neutral palette, there’s something for everyone! From ultra smooth mattes to glimmering vibrant metallics, these pretty palettes have it all so you can create sultry neutral looks, smoky dramatic looks and everything in between! But do hurry on snapping up a few of your favorites, because once they’re gone, they’re gone forever…
Read on to get shopping . . . whether you’re snagging something for a friend or just treating yourself!
This limited-edition set includes three of Urban Decay’s most coveted Naked eye palettes: Naked, Naked2, and Naked3! Go bronze with Naked (the palette that started it all). Channel a more taupe vibe with Naked2. Or recreate that golden-hour light with rose-hued Naked3. This set comes in a gorgeous, collectible case with a removable inner tray. Lift out the tray and store it in your vanity, then use the box to stash your other UD essentials or as a place to store jewelry.
Tarte Tarteist Paint Palette Collector’s Set, $49 ($381 value!)
This includes an eyeshadow palette with 24 color-rich shades, including minimalist neutrals and deeper bolds with mixed matte and micro-metallic finishes. There’s also a deluxe Tarteist Takeaway Palette with all-new contouring bronzer and highlighting shades plus two new, travel-friendly Tarteist faves – Deluxe Tarteist Lash Paint Mascara in Black and Tarteist Glossy Lip Paint.
The packaging alone is one of the many reasons I can’t stop drooling over this complexion-enhancing compact! It comes with five exclusive shades of pressed powder, bronzer, blushes, and highlighter to make your skin look lit from within! The travel-friendly case features the latest addition to the Ambient® Light collection—including Surreal Light—a sheer nude powder, evokes the magic hour where the sun brings the softest, most flattering glow to the complexion.
Too Faced Grand Hotel Café, $49 ($292 value!)
Housed inside a miniature version of New York City’s famous Plaza Hotel, this adorable gift set contains three holiday coffee-themed (and scented!) palettes that smell like peppermint mocha, gingerbread coffee, and eggnog latte for a total of 18 matte and shimmer shadows, two perfectly coordinated blushes, a bronzer, and a deluxe size of the Better Than Sex Mascara. It also comes with a step-by-step how-to Glamour Guide with three beauty looks to get you started.
Ciaté London Chloe Morello Beauty Haul Makeup Set, $49 ($219 value)
Housed in a gorgeous, rose gold and deep purple makeup pouch, this amazing set includes a 15-shade Pretty Fun and Fearless Eye Shadow Collection in an array of universally flattering shades. This set also features a mini of Ciaté London’s bestselling Liquid Velvet™ – Moisturizing Matte Liquid Lipstick in the bestselling shade, Pin Up and a mini Wonderwand Mascara in Black Magic.
Sephora Collection More Than Meets The Eye Eyeshadow Palette, $36 ($145 value)
This 32-shade mega eye shadow palette includes everyday neutrals, smoky and highlighting shades and bright pops of color, all-in-one place! It’s a truly versatile platte that lets you create elegant daytime looks, dramatic smoky eyes, or colorful combinations to transform any look from day to night. Finishes include mattes, shimmers, and glitters.
Naturally Pretty Essentials features 6 full-size, anti-aging shadows that, with a tap of the bonus Transforming Hello Light shade, turn from matte to radiant satin for a total of 13 eye-opening colors. The set also includes a deluxe tube of the Superhero Elastic Stretch Volumizing Mascara.
This limited-edition set comes with two magnetic palettes that can be clicked together for easy portability. Create high-impact eyes with the Gritty Eye Palette, featuring six highly-pigmented pearlized shadows for intense depth and the ultimate smoky eye. Get glowing with the Glow Face + Eye Palette, featuring six universally flattering highlighter shades for cheeks and eyes. These ultra-pearlized colors are flattering on all skintones with shades in platinum gold, rose quartz, and sunset bronze.
Which of these makeup palettes are you loving the most? Hands down, my favorite is Urban Decay 3some vault…it’s like a neutral lover’s dream come true!
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