Friday, September 13th, 2013

Choose or Lose


What's your favorite type of palette?

  • Eyes (82%, 2,229 Votes)
  • Combination (9%, 256 Votes)
  • Cheek/Face (7%, 179 Votes)
  • Lips (2%, 43 Votes)

Total Voters: 2,707

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12 thoughts on “What’s your favorite type of palette?

  1. I prefer eye palettes, but I do also like cheek palettes. But I hate when a palette starts mixing textures (powder & cream) because I find those tend to get very messy.

  2. Avatar of Lauren Lauren

    I like combination palettes like the Tarte Eye and Cheek palette or the Tarte Aquallilies palette. I even like a little Too Faced palette I have that has a blush and two shadows. They are so convenient for travel. I can’t stand when cream products are in the mix though. I have the Balm Jovi palette and even with the flap, powder still gets into the cream products.

  3. Eyes, definitely! I keep on buying new eyeshadow palettes, though I really don’t need them.

  4. Avatar of Patricia patsyann

    eyeshadow palettes…I have a weakness for them.

  5. Only eye palettes! I also hate mixed textures! Also what bugs me the most is that all the other palettes (face and mixed) have the pans so small that I always mess everything up. Therefore, only eye palettes for me… I’m too heavy handed & clumsy :))

  6. Avatar of Amy xamyx

    I really only wear a limited shade range when it comes to cheek & lip colors, even when I travel, 1-2 of each type is more than sufficient for me. Eyeshadow, on tyhe other hand, is where I need a ton of variety, in color, finish, texture, etc., so bigger palettes are ideal. I also like the idea of pulling out one palette at home when I’m in a rush, and having everything in one place, but with lips & cheeks, I just have to decide if I want color or nude. Everything I have is very similar, it doesn’t take much thought.

  7. Avatar of Bee Bee

    Eye palettes! I dislike combination ones – any palette with lip stuff in it is a no go for me.

  8. Eli

    I love combination palettes like UD’s Face Cases – they have everything you need minus the messy part of pan lipsticks. It’s just more convenient to stick inside a full-size lip product… Also, compartment style palettes can have cream products in them, as long as they are in a separate compartment, away from powder products :)

  9. Eye palette for me too! Like others here I like to mix my eyeshadows I don’t need to do the same with blush. When I travel I also bring only one blush and about two lip products.

  10. KF

    Lips! I don’t wear enough eye or face stuff to need a palette (I have three eyeshadows, one liner, and one face powder total).

  11. Avatar of Elise ProperIntro

    Eyeshadow palettes (my weakness) and lip palettes (like the lip library from bite beauty =] ) I’m not a big fan of combo palettes because I will usually like one part of it.

  12. Avatar of Plurabelle Astrogherkin

    I chose cheek/face because I love blushes and highlighters and I will take them in any form I can get. I prefer singles rather than palettes honestly because I can take them around with me more easily. I like the MUA eyeshadow palettes though – Heaven and Earth and Undressed are my favourites. Sleek eyeshadow palettes are absolutely gorgeous too but I can’t seem to get them to work on me, for some reason, probably because all I can handle are neutrals. I recently put on a blue colour and it looked *horrible*; I had to wash it off immediately.