- Halloween Eyeshadow Palettes
20 Eyeshadow Palettes to Try This Halloween
Halloween is just round the corner. Plans are being made and pumpkins are quaking in their pots. But the question is, have you got your outfit sorted? And more importantly, have you ordered your Halloween makeup? Don’t panic. There’s still time to get everything under control and look your very best (or worst) this upcoming spooky season.
With that in mind, we’ve put together our top twenty Halloween eyeshadow palettes. From slime greens to ruby reds, there’s every shade you’ll need to create a killer look. So whether you want to be a sultry vampire or a magical mermaid, keep reading to find the best eyeshadow palette for your costume.
Add a touch of shimmer to your Halloween makeup with the Urban Decay Moondust Palette. These fantastic glittery shades are perfect for space-themed or underwater-inspired costumes. The bold pigments are long-lasting and easy to blend, which is the perfect solution for Halloween glam.
This glamorous palette is the perfect place to start for a mysterious and regal look. With plums, greens and yellows you can easily achieve a royally great Halloween costume. And with fragrance- and paraben-free formulations, you don’t have to worry about those Halloween makeup allergy nightmares.
For the ultimate Halloween eyeshadow, it’s got to be Anastasia Beverly Hills. This wonder product has all the bold colours you could ever need for your weird and wonderful ideas. And with creamy pigments, the shadows feel great as well as offering the best colour payoff.
There are limitless possibilities when it comes to yet another Morphe palette. With a whopping 35 shades, there’s a colour to suit every spooky look, from reds for a devilish demon and greens for a mesmerising mermaid to dark browns for a wild werewolf. No matter your preference, you won’t be stuck with this must-have palette.
Want to go for smoky, grunge Halloween makeup? Look no further than the super affordable Sleek MakeUP I Divine Eyeshadow Palette. This is filled with highly-pigmented shades, which will last even when the clocks strike twelve. Whether you're going for a witchy vibe or sultry vampire, you can achieve it with this palette.
Have fun this spooky season with the NYX palette. With bold blues, pinks and yellows, what more could you possibly need or want? These satin, matte and foil shadows are easy to apply, buff out and blend. Play around and see what shimmering, glimmering and shining looks you can come up with.
Be pretty in pink this Halloween with the gorgeous Huda Beauty Neon Pink palette. From shimmering shadows to sparkly metallics, these formulas are the best place to start for daring looks. Whether it’s a magical unicorn or a glam fairy princess, the possibilities are endless. Plus, with unmatched staying power you can be sure your iconic makeup will impress all night long.
So good the brand needs to be mentioned twice, Huda Beauty delivers again with the Obsessions Eyeshadow Palette in emerald. This gorgeous palette is a must-have all year round, but works perfectly at Halloween. Think creature from the black lagoon or a slime-tastic alien. Whatever gorgeous or gruesome look you go for, your friends are sure to be green with envy.
Want to dress up as a devious devil this Halloween? We’ve got you covered. This dazzling Lime Crime palette has all the seductive red, pink and peach colours you could need to create a sultry look. Whether it’s a simple winged red eyeliner or a bold ruby cut crease, we’re sure you can nail the red eyeshadow look this spooky party season.
This ICONIC London palette provides something a little different with loose pigments that you can use anywhere on the face. The Doll shade range offers green, bronze and even purple which are all perfect for shimmering unicorns or sparkling alien vibes. Simply dip and dab across your eyelids and cheekbones for the ultimate glitzy fancy dress.
We’ve already mentioned one Uoma Beauty palette, but we can’t get enough of their gorgeous eyeshadow options. The Black Magic Color Palette Savage is another great one for Halloween with ten highly pigmented hues, including moody blues and pretty pinks. Not sure on a costume idea? We think this palette is ideal for the classic Harley Quinn makeup look.
Want to dress up as wicked witch this year? Or how about mystical fortune teller? Look no further than this mesmerising offering from Urban Decay with twelve incredible shades that blend together effortlessly. Filled with satin, matte, metallic and shimmering textures you’re truly spoilt for choice.
We can’t talk about Halloween makeup without obviously mentioning the fan-favourite pumpkin. This delectable eyeshadow palette from Beauty Bakerie provides all the autumnal orange colours to help buff and blend your way to pumpkin perfection. And with shade names like Warm Cocoa, Spiced Caramel and Mango Pudding, how can you resist?
Want all the orange, red and brown colours AND sparkles too? We’ve got you covered with this mega palette from LaRoc. It contains 24 eyeshadow shades with foiled and matte pigments, as well as two popping highlighters. This will no doubt be a favourite palette even after Halloween is over.
Urm excuse me, how beautiful are the colours in this palette? It ticks all the boxes when it comes to Halloween – bold, colourful and shimmering! We think these metallic and shimmer eyeshadows would be perfect for a glamorous clown look or even a glitzy Disney princess.
This purse-friendly option is great for vampy or devilish Halloween makeup. Each colour delivers popping pigments with a range of textures, including satins and shimmers. With 16 shades to choose from, you can easily mix and match hues together to come up an iconic costume that will impress your friends.
Create an out-of-this-world alien and UFO inspired Halloween makeup look with this gorgeous green palette from Melt Cosmetics. Think majestic jade, mint and emerald hues, which all blend together like a dream. You can use this for a number of costumes including, but certainly not limited to, Frankenstein’s monster and the Wicked Witch of the West.
Talk about glam! This divine eyeshadow palette is a must for the professional beauty buffs out there. It has neon colours and iridescent shades, which you can use to create a plethora of costumes, makeup looks and even festival attire. Experiment with colours and take your skills to the next level with this Morphe X Saweetie collaboration.
Written by Rebecca Jenkinson
Rebecca is a content writer with over three years’ experience and a keen interest in cosmetics. Cosmetify allows her to combine her blogging skills with her passion for beauty.