For a subtly dramatic look, opt for the Prima palette from ILIA Beauty. With shades in Moonstone, Jasper, Rosa Tea, and Moka, you can build layers of beautiful colors to take you from morning to evening, whether you’re opting for soft eyes in the office to a smoky eye look after work. These shadows are made with 85% bioactive organic ingredients, making this palette both neutral and natural.
Want a makeup collection all in one? You’ll be pleasantly surprised with the Nudist Multi-Use Powder Duo from W3LL PEOPLE. Its multi-tasking palette works for eyes and as a highlighter/contour face palette using vegan ingredients like organic botanicals. Wear all day without the creasing or oiliness, especially since it adds gorgeous shimmer for morning or night. Plus, users love how easy it is to apply and the natural glow this duo gives. What we love most is how these shades are universally flattering on almost any skin tone.
RMS Beauty’s Enchanted Moonlight eyeshadow palette is the perfectly pigmented plum you’ve been on the hunt for. RMS mixes Buriti Oil, Jojoba Oil, and mineral color pigments to create powder shadow that goes on quickly and easily—and stays on. Best of all? It’s incredibly buildable whether you want a simple sheen or a dark and stormy eye look. You can even apply with a wet brush for an impactful eyeliner. If plum isn’t your color, you have 17 other shades to choose from!
The Lily Lolo Pedal to the Metal palette found at Credo Beauty is made for those who like a little shimmer and sparkle in their look. With eight deeply pigmented colors with a metallic flair, you can create the most intense look around using the two included brushes. Their formula is oil-free, so any skin type can use it without worrying about harsh irritation. And if you ask us, we’re big fans of blending the two golds together for an effortless summer look.
Jane Iredale knows that when every woman feels beautiful, the world is better off. And their PurePressed Eye Shadow Triple Palette helps to make that possible, with gorgeous colors and a variety of options to suit every skin tone. Easily go from elegant to edgy with these blendable shadows that can be used when wet or dry. For us, it’s gamechanging that their products are gentle and safe enough for even the most sensitive of eyes. Our favorite palettes of theirs? Pink Quartz and Soft Kiss.
The Chamomile Eye Palette from Australian-based Ere Perez is one you’ll have on rotation all summer (and year) long. Available in four colorways, each palette comes with six unique shades infused with chamomile. Not only does chamomile soothe our skin, but it soothes our minds as well. These natural matte base and shimmer shades complement each other perfectly. We recommend the Lovely palette for lighter skintones, and the Gorgeous palette for darker ones. No matter which palette you choose, you’ll have a winner in your hands.
We’re adding a little twist to this list with the Sappho Square Compact. Sappho is a natural and organic cosmetic brand founded by Emmy-nominated makeup artist JoAnn Fowler. And their Square Compact is perfect for the DIY-er who wants to handpick their own colors. It holds five shadows (or a blush and three shadows!), which means you can purchase the shadows separately and build the color scheme of your dreams. Eco-friendly, reusable, and recyclable
If you’re looking for warm, soft colors to add to your makeup drawer, look no further than 100% PURE’s Fruit-Pigmented Pretty Naked Palette. Beloved by 100% PURE fans (and praised by more than 400 customers), this palette uses natural and vitamin-rich fruit and vegetable pigments instead of synthetic dyes, to create stunning shadows that last for hours in colors like champagne and peach. These colors are versatile, too—use as eyeshadow, blush, and/or luminizer. It’ll give you the “no makeup” look we all dream of.