You may be under the impression that matte eyeshadow are snooze-worthy, but matte shades are far more versatile than shimmery shades. Matte shadows are very forgiving to fine lines, hooded eyes and aging eyelids.
Putting together your look is easy when you have a range of great choices in only one palette. Check out this list of 5 must have matte eyeshadow palettes.
1. BH Cosmetics 88 Color Matte Palette $11.37
You won’t believe this steal—88 matte eyeshadows in a range of colors for under $12. BH Cosmetics is known for quality shadows at low costs. This palette is great for beginners and vibrant color enthusiasts alike.
2. Stila “In the Know” Palette $39
Walk on the lighter side of the color spectrum with these 10 matte shadows by Stila. Use the lighter, creamier shades for a wash of color on the lid and use the darker coal color as a soft eyeliner or to deepen up the crease.
3. Sleek Makeup Ultra Matte V1 & V2 $9.99
These pigmented palettes are a must have for makeup lovers that like a neutral look and those who aren’t afraid to be adventurous. The V1 set is comprised of basic, must-have shades, while V2 (pictured above) proves that matte shadows can be just as vibrant and attention grabbing as their glittery counterparts.
4. Urban Decay Basics Palette $27
The Naked Basics palette has all the neutral colors you need. Get all the must-have colors for a stand-alone look, or use these shades to compliment other shadows, matte or otherwise.
5. The Balm Meet Matt(e) Palette $34.50
The Balm delivers 9 pigmented and wearable shades that range from pink to blue in this cleverly packaged palette.