All I want for Christmas…is a bunch of makeup! If you are struggling to find the best holiday makeup palettes to ask for this season, look no further. I’ve compiled the best of the best makeup sets and palettes you NEED for the holidays!
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The Chocolate Bar is an oldie but a goodie! The chocolate bar experience begins as soon as you open the palette and the smell of sweet chocolate envelops you. The eye shadows are pigmented with pure and antioxidant-rich cocoa powder. With 16 different matte, pearl, and metallic shades; you can’t go wrong with this eye shadow palette!
This Tarte Palette is a full-face eye and cheek palette for creating bright day looks or sultry evening looks. It features 8 neutral, plum, and smoky eye shadows. Then amp up your makeup look with the versatile eye and cheek highlighter and with the warm blush—each infused with Tarte’s iconic Amazonian clay and encased in a chic palette amazing for traveling.
This palette is made for you trendy and oh-so-stylish girls. The Self Made Shadow Palette contains 14 intense shades ranging from neutral taupe, sumptuous orchid to pewter grey and obsidian black. Each of the Anastasia shadows blend like a dream and stay put for hours. The palette comes with a bonus doubled ended brush which offers seamless application like a pro.
Once my best friend sent me a screen shot of this palette, I knew I just had to have it! It’s an exclusive, full-face collection; it includes 18 eye shadows, two blushes, a bronzer, a highlighter, deluxe Better Than Sex mascara, a deluxe Melted Lipstick, and a deluxe Shadow Insurance. It has the best festive shades for this holiday season as well. This one is definitely on my Christmas list!
This palette has 15 eye shadows that are long-wearing and highly pigmented. I love MAC eye shadows because they apply evenly and blend beautifully. This palette is a steal because usually 15 mac eye shadows are priced at $150!
Bobbi Brown’s Telluride Eye Palette offers 7 warm shades in matte-to-metallic finishes that allow you to mix and match for endless, super-wearable looks. With soft pinks, warm roses, and rich browns, this palette is inspired by the gorgeous shades of sunset. It features perfect shades to create a flattering makeup look for day or night.
A three-palettes-in-one kit with 16 bestselling shades and a double-ended brush to contour the brows, face and eyes. This exclusive palette is a chic, portable go-to for sculpting your cheekbones, perfecting your nose, creating an arched brow, and enhancing your eyes with each stroke of alluring color and-richly pigmented liner. The 3 face contouring powders complement a number of skin tones, the highlighter is perfect for strobing, and eye shadows have seamless blendability.
8. Naked Smokey
Welcome the newest Naked Palette into your makeup collection. The palette includes 12 smoky neutral eyeshades, a double-ended brush, and a detailed look book with four chic looks. Each shade in Naked Smoky features Urban Decay’s Pigment Infusion System, the proprietary blend of ingredients that gives every shade its velvety texture, rich color, serious staying power and blendability.
Let me know what holiday makeup palettes you are coveting this season in the comment section below!
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Priya is currently a second year at the University of California, Santa Barbara studying economics and accounting. She is obsessed with Pinterest, fashion, and all things beauty.