Eyeshadow is one of the most versatile makeup products. It's a must-have for anyone's makeup bag, but it doesn't have to be scary. Here are our top, easy-to-use eyeshadow products for beginners that will take you from novice to pro in no time.
it can be perfectly matched with all your other eyeshadows! all of them are? so? smooth to apply, I'll highly recommend it to my bbfs....This pallet is so beautiful! Very beginner friendly, and the duo-chrome center shade is STUNNING!!!
What it is:
A palette, featuring nine full-size shades in a combination of molten metals, blendable mattes, and a special effect duo-chrome, that’s sure to become your new go-to for any makeup mood.
What it does:
Each of these carefully-curated palettes includes four hyper-metallic shades, four ultra-smooth mattes, and one special effect duo-chrome for intensely dazzling looks. They’re packed with Ciaté’s signature, innovative formulation for super-smooth application and superior blendability.
This set contains:
(Each sold separately)
- 5 x 0.052 oz/ 1.47 g Eyeshadows in Molten, Aura, Orchid, Bijou, Mood
- 4 x 0.042 oz/ 1.19 g Eyeshadows in Paradise, Glisten, Quartz, Phlox
But overall its a good palette for beginners like me at least....Very versatile for looks and suits different skin tones! Has become my go to eyeshadows. Would’ve given it a 5 star but the third palette I purchased doesn’t stay in all day like the first two I purchased did, however might be what I’m using under my eyeshadow now.
What it is: A collection of miniature eyeshadow palettes, each featuring six shades in a variety of finishes.
What Else You Need to Know: This unique curation of shades inspired by destinations around the globein buttery mattes, lustrous satins, and multidimensional glitter formulaswill transport you to a place of uninhibited artistry. The miniature size and lightweight compact allow for portability and convenience while traveling. The versatile formula can be used as an eyeshadow or liner, applied wet or dry. Its addictive, velvety texture easily blends to create smooth, even color, while delivering rich, long-lasting pigment in one stroke.
Color: Sweet Violet
Awesome color pay off! Easy for beginners! And am amazing dupe for the Norvina Palette :) highly recommend this one...Awesome purple eyeshadow!...The eyeshadows are great! They are the purple pigments of my dreams!
What it is: A beautiful assortment of fun-size eyeshadow palettes with serious pigment.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates, parabens, and phthalates.
What Else You Need to Know: These carefully created colors create day-to-night looks with one palette or can all be used for a fun variety of looks and finishes. They provide so much color and fun in the palm of your hands. Each fun-size palette complements the others with a variety of 10 richly pigmented mattes, creamy foils, metallic magic, and satin sheens. These compact palettes are the perfect size to pop into your travel bag or handbag.
Size: 6 x 0.0035 oz/ 0.1035 g·ITEM: 2347524
First, a small disclaimer: I’m an absolute beginner. Even so, I was able to understand that this palette is not great, I mean, even — or perhaps exactly because— I’m a beginner. ...Good Eyeshadow
What it is: An easy-to-use, miniature powder eyeshadow palette in six coordinated colors. Shade finishes include matte, shimmer, and metallic.
What Else You Need to Know: Create any eye look with this mini palette of tonal colors. Contains six pans in matte, shimmer, and metallic finishes to take your style from day to night, work to play.
This Palette Contains:
- 6 x 0.0035 oz/ 0.1035 g Eyeshadows
Palette Size: 4.06"w x 0.54"d x 3.13"h (mini size)
Size: 0.24 oz/ 7g·ITEM: 2365229
Color: 689 Mitzah - leopard-like shades of brown and gold
The shade choices in each quint have been expertly chosen. Anyone can use these from beginner to pro. I just adore all of these quints!...The colours are beautiful! The texture is creamy, it's beginner friendly, because the colours glide so easily.
What it is:
An iconic palette that offers a range of radiant eyeshadows available in different color themes.
What Else You Need to Know: This is the Five Couleurs Eyeshadow Palette reinvented in couture style with a new case and formula. The eyeshadows are set in a high-end case, delicately crafted like a jewelry box. The shadows are enriched with aloe vera and pine oil to smooth and soften the lids while delivering rich, radiant color.
Each Palette Contains:
- 5 x 0.24 oz/ 7 g Eyeshadows
Size: 6 x 1.2 g/ 0.042·ITEM: 2462984
Color: First Lights - neutral cool tone that represents night
Good for the price, great for a beginner......So to summarize, I'd say, for the price, these are pretty good, especially for someone under the age of 30 and/or a beginner (if you are just getting into makeup and want to experiment with different colors without spending a ton of money).
What it is: A collection of highly pigmented mini-palettes in six sun-inspired wearable shades and three different finishes: matte, shimmer, and metallic.
What Else You Need to Know: These palettes include a range of wearable neutrals with pops of color, which easily blend to add depth and accentuate features for a sunkissed look. Perfect for on-the-go touch-ups or convenient at-home use without breaking the bank.
Noon Light, Golden Hour, Warm Dusk, and First Lights Mini Palettes Contain:
- 6 x 1.2 g/ 0.042 oz eyeshadows
Size: 0.06 oz/ 2 mL·ITEM: 2512002
Color: Smolder - warm copper (formerly Copper Halo)
Beginner friendly...I absolutely loved this product! As a beginner in eyeshadow this was easy to apply and dried fast. ...Giving it 4 stars because I don't feel like its a super standout shade but that being said its all subjective based on skin tone / preference. Also fyi if you are a makeup beginner a cream shadow might be easier to work with.
What it is: A clean eyeshadow that glides on like gel watercolor to make your eyes instantly pop, infused with liquid skincare for your lids.
- Galactoarabinan: Smooths the appearance of skin.
- Jojoba Oil: Soothes and balances.
- Orange Flower Water: Brightens and tones.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.
Size: 0.05 oz/ 1.6 mL·ITEM: 2516003
Color: Transformative Taupe
I think it is super easy to use and great for beginners to use....Lovely eyeshadow stick...If you like one and done kind of eyeshadow makeup, I highly recommend this.
What it is: A super-long-wear shadow stick that glides onto lids without tugging to create an effortless matte or pearl finish, perfect for sensitive eyes or oily lids.
- Caffeine: Known to help inflammation and puffiness while visibly brightening.
- Hydrolyzed Collagen: Known to tighten the look of skin and visibly reduce fine lines and wrinkles.
What Else You Need to Know: Superhero No-Tug Shadow Sticks are everything you love about eyeshadow, now in an easy-to-use cream shadow stick with up to 16-hour wear. Featuring IT Cosmetics’ exclusive no-tug technology, this blendable, waterproof eyeshadow stick glides onto your lids without tugging on your delicate eye area.
The glitters were pretty decent but I wish it had a satin or metallic eyeshadow....Glittery shades are going to be on the sheerer side so they’re very beginner friendly!
What it is: A complexion-inspired eyeshadow palette with 16 rich, creamy, and highly pigmented modern nudes.
- Coconut Water: Aids in delicately replenishing skin’s moisture levels.
- Alpine Rose: Supports skin’s health and resilience.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Gives a smoother, more youthful appearance.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens. It is also cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Inspired by the warm, sultry, sexy sunkissed skin of beach babes frolicking in the surf and sand of Malibu, these shades range from flattering to sultry matte, metallic, shimmer, and sparkle shades for looks so naturally alluring, they’ll think you were born in L.A.
Color: Blue & Green Color Block Obsessions - The eye-catching, saturated shades of aqua blue, electric green and neon navy will make sure all eyes are on you.
It just needs water which makes it easy for beginners like me. The shimmers are also really beautiful....Love how colorful it is especially if you are a beginner and need a small palette to start practicing and the best part that it is very pigmented and easy to blend so it is beginner friendly.
What it is: An insanely pigmented mini eyeshadow palette featuring nine color-blocking hues, in dreamy textures, for playfully vibrant glam or a subtle pop of color.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and mineral oil. It is also cruelty-free.
What Else You Need to Know: Inspired by the color-blocking fashion trend, this collection features two fun palettes showcasing an array of ultra-creamy textures in duo metallics, dazzling baked flakes, intensely pigmented mattes, and one brand-new, water-activated cake liner. The palette is available in sweet peaches and feisty purples or ocean blues and daring lime greens and is suitable for all skin tones.
This Set Contains:
Orange & Purple Color Block Obsessions:
- 9 x