Wednesday, December 19th, 2012

5 Shades of Winter for Eyes

It’s hard to find a really awesome aqua eyeshadow, because aqua tends to be a lighter color–almost pastel–that they can be sheer and/or chalky (or just powdery). Sometimes they lean blue, other times they lean green.

  1. MAC Weathered — darkened, mtued stormy blue
  2. Buxom Husky — icy winter blue
  3. bareMinerals On the Rocks — iridescent blue-violet
  4. Maybelline Too Cool — cool, snowy white
  5. MAC Keep Your Cool — dirty, gray taupe

What eyeshadow reminds you of winter?

Discussion and debate are highly encouraged, and we expect community members to participate respectfully. When asking a question, please check the FAQ section (above) for information about purchasing, price, dupes, and the like. If you have general feedback or need technical support, please contact us.

Comments that include advertisements, self-promotion, insults, etc. may be in violation of our comment policy and subject to deletion. Please see our comment policy for more information.

5 thoughts on “5 Shades of Winter for Eyes

  1. I love that first shade, it’s one of my favorite blues!

  2. Avatar of Mariella Mariella

    The shadow that reminds me of winter is Chanel’s Illusion d’Ombre in Illusoire, because I got it in my Christmas stocking last year and I wore it all Christmas day and into the new year. I have MAC Keep Your Cool but I don’t think of it as “winter” though I do think of Gazette Grey and Hocus Pocus as winter night colours, maybe because of the sparkle in them.

  3. Avatar of Dominique Dominique

    M.A.C Weathered is my only pro longwear eyeshadow, it’s really a beautiful shade, deep and highly flattering in winter.

  4. Avatar of Amy xamyx

    UD Frigid & NARS Vent GlacĂ© remind me of winter, as well as NARS Bellissima. I also tend to reach for my tarte Femme Fatale palette more in the Winter, but perhaps it’s my absolute favorite palette, and I can’t replace it…

    Although I never use it, Kat von D Metal Orchestra is another one that reminds me of Winter with all the blues & silvers.

  5. love those icy blues! They look so pretty with a nice chocolate brown.