Summer is coming which means you need to go big or go home! Just because it’s hot outside doesn’t mean you can’t go bold with your makeup. This year it’s all about colour, colour, colour! And this means you need some good colourful eye shadow palettes. Now is the time to invest in some quality palettes that will leave your face looking fabulous all summer long!
1. Golden Goddess
Transform yourself into a gold-eyed dream this year with the ‘chocolate gold’ eye shadow palette from Too Faced. This palette will literally make you feel like you’re dripping in gold. It has a variety of gold and nude shades that will have you sparkling this summer! All the gold and bronze shades are glittery which will accentuate your eyes and make them shine in the sunny weather.
There are also some non-sparkly colours if you want a matte look. Additionally, a few bold colours are thrown in so that you can mix and match with the gold ones. So make use of the gorgeous deep green, bright pink and burgundy colours as well!
2 Be An Angel or a Devil This Summer
Kat Von D’s Saint and Sinner palette is one of the best eye shadow palettes especially for those of you who like to mix up your colours regularly. This really has them all so you can mix it up depending on your mood! It ranges from nudes and neons to a deep black shade called ‘Sabbath’ for those days you want a sexy, dramatic dark look.
The makeup mogul created a palette for everyone here, so no matter what colour you’re looking for, this palette has it! Special colours in this one are a beautiful orange colour called ‘Devil’ and a glittery light pink called ‘Rosary’. Be all shades of yourself with this and have fun!
3. No Escaping These Colours
So when you’re going on holiday you want to take all your makeup with you right? Suddenly every lipstick, concealer and yes, all your eye shadow palettes become a necessary item you must pack in your case! But unfortunately, that’s not possible. So Urban Decay has got you covered with their mini On The Run palette. There are mainly all burgundy colours that will give you that ultra glamorous look when you’re chilling by the beach.
It even has a few glitter based eye shadows thrown in for good measure! This colour set is super pretty and has wine and nude shades that you can use to blend in and soften the darker colours. This mini palette is great for going on holiday since you can just slip it in your bag. And with this one, you’ll be able to create a variety of looks!
4. Be a Rose Gold Queen
Huda Beauty outdid herself when she released her remastered rose gold palette. This remastered version includes more colours that are all inclusive for everyday use. It has different colour textures and is much more pigmented.
The new palette has a mirror so you can use it on the move and the creamy colours make them easy to apply with fingers or a brush. The shiny gold and pink shades will make you feel like royalty. You can create your dream rose gold look and look fabulous all summer!
5. Be Glam This Year
This soft glam palette from Anastasia Beverly Hills is a must have for the summer. It has a collection of nice neutral shades that are great for those of you that want a lighter look this summer.
With a mix of 14 matte and glitter colours, get ready to look chic and stylish this summer. It also has some really pretty pastel colours that are perfect for the beach or a BBQ and go nicely with pastel coloured dresses!
6. Be Neon and Proud
Last but not least is the Kylie eye shadow Kyshadow bundle number 1 from Kylie cosmetics. These nine colours stand out and will make your eyes pop. With colours including a bright blue, neon yellow, loud pink and a sparkly turquoise, you must get this.
Get creative as you want and express yourself with no limits. Don’t forget that makeup is meant to be fun. So have fun with it! Be playful and create wild, eccentric looks that scream summer. After all, if you can’t go bold with your eyes in the summer then when can you?