There is no stopping at all you can experiment with eye makeup. And why not, its super fun with all those different palettes! Just one dab of colour on your lids gives you that extra boost of confidence that’s enough for you to own the day! So be it a day at work or a night at the party, our suggestions of amazing eyeshadow palettes will have you spoilt for choice!
Eyeshadow Palettes For Every Occasion
These are bright in colour, creamy in texture and perfect for every occasion. These super amazing eyeshadows will make your eyes pop and how! Also, they are sure to suit every skin tone. So go ahead and get scrolling!
Huda Beauty Rose Gold Palette - Remastered
This Huda beauty eyeshadow palette is absolutely amazing with its eighteen amazing colours. Believe us girls, these shades are must haves. They are quite vibrant and very easy to blend and the best part is, they’re waterproof. Get your hands on this quickly!
- Super pigmented colours
- Easily blendable mattes
Price: Rs 5,375. Buy it here.
- May cause sensitive skin to break out
Smashbox Cover Shot Eye Palette
This purse-sized eyeshadow palette from Smashbox is all the makeup support you need for when you’re on the go. It's warm and beautiful tones will do justice to any look you’re planning to go for, and will give you a finely blended look.
- High colour payoff
- Zero fallout
Price: Rs 1,855. Buy it here.
- Slightly expensive considering the quantity
Wet n Wild Color Icon Eyeshadow 10 Pan Palette
This powerfully pigmented eyeshadow palette by Wet n Wild glides on lids like a dream, which makes it on the list best eyeshadow palettes out there. The colours are super buttery in texture, and are apt to complete every look, be it shimmery daytime or sultry cocktail hours!
- Both shimmer and matte finishes
- Transition shades for both light and dark looks
- Smooth texture
Price: Rs 499. Buy it here.
- Slightly more powdery as compared to conventional eyeshadows
NYX Professional Makeup Perfect Filter Eyeshadow Palette
It features ten different shades which are a variation of five absolutely striking colour combinations. The best part? These are inspired by a photo-filtering effect and will make for the perfect selfie!
- Blends easily
- Good colour payoff
Price: Rs 1,500. Buy it here.
- Might not satisfy those looking for a wider colour range.
Lakme 9 To 5 Eye Quartet Eyeshadow
If you’re looking for a subtle eyeshadow palette that is perfect for your day at work then your hunt is over. The versatile set of shades in this Lakme 9 to 5 eyeshadow palette will highlight your eyes to give them a finish that is perfect for a professional look. You can use lighter shades for day wear and the darker ones for an evening event.
- Vibrant colour with shimmer particles
- Easily blendable shades
- Apt for casual and party look
Price: Rs 650. Buy it here.
- Applicator is small which makes it difficult to scoop more quantity of colour
Makeup Revolution Fortune Favours The Brave 30 Eyeshadow
This eyeshadow palette by Makeup Revolution gives you a wide variety of thirty different shades across matte, glimmer, and sheen, which makes this one of the best eyeshadow palettes on our list. We also love the glitter eyeshadow palettes, particularly the gold palette that will instantly amp up your party look!
- Versatile shades
- Comes with a mirror and brush
- Highly pigmented
Price: Rs 1,950. Buy it here.
- Some shades might need an eyeshadow base/primer
Qumeidie Cosmetics Corp. U.S.A Eye Shadow
If you are looking for something bright and shimmery, then this is the best drugstore eyeshadow palette to suit your need. At such an amazing price, you’ll be getting an entire eyeshadow palette, how cool is that? These shades are all bright and shiny, which sounds perfect for party makeup.
Price: Rs 349. Buy it here.
- Diverse colours
- Matte and shimmers in one palette
- Can be used for both casual or party makeup
M.A.C Eye Shadow X 9
If you’re heading out to a day out with your girlfriends and want to make heads turn, then this Mac eyeshadow palette has just the right shades for you. With these shimmery and bright colours, get ready to for some attention, girl! All the shades are highly pigmented and blend easily as they are creamy in texture. It is certainly one of the best eyeshadow palettes available in India.
- Matte texture
- Safe for contact lenses
Price: Rs 3,150. Buy it here.
Coloressence Pearl Effect Eye Shadow Pencil - Plum Pink
This eyeshadow stick is a blessing when it comes to application. If you’re someone who has slight problems in blending with the help of an eyeshadow brush, then using this shadow stick is your best bet. It’s available in five different shades and is certainly one of the top competitors in the race of being the one of the frontrunners.
- Limited quantity for the given cost
- Smooth, creamy texture
- Full coverage with a single swipe
- Doesn’t leave stains after removal
Price: Rs 199. Buy it here.
- Wears off soon if the eyes are rubbed a lot
Revlon Colorstay Créme Eye Shadow
Your hunt for the best eyeshadow palette from an impressive brand name that is budget-friendly ends here. This eyeshadow is creamy and soft in texture, and it’s super easy to blend. Revlon offers a wide variety of colours you can opt from and mix match with every outfit you wear. You can find both sparkly and matte finish shades and you can even choose according to the occasion.
- Lasts up to 24 hours
- Good pigmentation
Price: Rs 910. Buy it here.
Maybelline New York The Blushed Nudes Palette
The shades in this palette are perfect for days when you want that subtle and casual look. This Maybelline eyeshadow palette of nude shades will help you achieve that effortlessly casual look which is perfect for a day at work.
- Doesn’t stand on its promise of lasting for 24 hours
Price: Rs 875. Buy it here.
e.l.f. Flawless Eyeshadow - Golden Goddess
Whether you want to go bold with your eyes or want a natural look, this is the best neutral eyeshadow palette that is absolutely perfect for both. The colours work well with any outfit and is perfect for work wear, too.
- Gold-infused shades
- Both matte and shimmer looks
- Can also work as a blush and highlighter
- Blends easily
- Lasts long
- Can be used in both bold and natural tones
Price: Rs 1,269. Buy it here.
Coloressence Satin Eye Shades - Earthly Tone
If you’re a girl who loves the ‘no make-up’ look and wants a subtle look for her eyes, go for these affordable eyeshadows. The shades in this palette are perfect for a ‘no-make-up’ look and we bet you’ll look gorgeous, we bet this is the best pigmented eyeshadow palette in this range!
- Narrow pans make it slightly difficult to pick colour
Price: Rs 500. Buy it here.
Cameleon Matte Collection Eyeshadow Palette
Talk about the best eyeshadow palettes available in India, this amazing palette has to be there. From this palette, you can choose a wide variety of colours, apt for both office wear and night outs. The best thing about the matte eyeshadow palettes available here is that they will go with practically every look. Some shades have a hint of shimmer and some are matte, and both are smooth and velvety in texture, which makes it easier to blend.
- Highly pigmented shades
- Gives complete coverage
- Formulated to minimise allergies
- Eyeshadows of all shades
- Comes with two different brushes for matte and shimmer
Price: Rs 799. Buy it here.
- Not as pigmented as other eyeshadow palettes in the same range
Maybelline New York The 24K Nudes Palette
These twelve nude shades in this palette will make you look gorgeous as ever. The texture of the eyeshadow is smooth which helps it in blending easily and is available in shimmery and metallic finishes.
- Super pigmented
- Easily blendable
Price: Rs 900. Buy it here.
- A little product fall out is experienced
Nude Tude Eyeshadow Palette
Looking for the ONE eyeshadow palette that’s ideal for all occasions? This palette consists of 12 nude shades perfect for both smokey and no-makeup look. These subtle shimmery shades are perfect if you are stepping out for the night as they will make your eyes pop.
- Perfect for every nude look
- Includes both matte and shimmery shades
- The palettes blend well
Price: Rs 599. Buy it here.
- Some shades fall out after a couple of hours
Essence Quattro Eyeshadow - 02 Chic-ify
Available in 4 different shades, this eyeshadow palette is perfect for girls who don’t like getting confused among too many products. It sticks smoothly on your eyelids and gives a high colour impact. It’s perfect for both office wear and party wear.
Price: Rs 349. Buy it here.
Segolike New 40 Colors Matte Shimmer Smoky Eyeshadow in Nude Neon
- Has all the basic colours
- Suits every skin tone
- Great pigmentation
This deal is a steal, ladies! You are getting 40 amazing matte and shimmer shades and that too under your budget. Definitely some of the most affordable eyeshadows on the shelves. The palette consists of colours ranging from nudes and whites for a natural look, to dark shades for a sexy smokey eye look.
Price: Rs 889. Buy it here.
Sivanna smokey eyes
This eyeshadow palette consists of both matte shades and shimmery shades, and you can choose between the two categories according to the occasion. There are more shades of brown in this palette which makes it perfect for a natural look for wheatish and dusky skin tones.
- An eyeshadow palette for every occasion
- Gives intense makeup effect
- Apt for every occasion
Price: Rs 395. Buy it here.
- Both shimmery and matte shades
- Perfect to create a party look
- Can also be used as brow bone highlighter
Makeup Academy Professional
This amazing eyeshadow palette has something to offer to every girl. Whether you love smokey eyes or some shimmer on your lids, this palette has both. All the shades are highly pigmented, so they will make your eyes pop and make them look oh-so-beautiful.
- Great pigmentation
- Can be used to create nude/party look
Price: Rs 700. Buy it here.
- Size makes it difficult to pack for travel
Now that you our suggestions of the best eyeshadow palettes out there, go ahead and get shopping!
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This story was updated in March 2019.