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Most Used Makeup Palette

What’s the Most Used Makeup Palette that you’ve tried?

Share your pick!  And don’t forget to share why 🙂

It’s either Urban Decay Naked (original) or Guerlain Turandot!

Thanks to Yvonne for today’s topic!


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Nicole Avatar

Too Faced Naked Eyes (it was one of the first palettes I got and it’s so beautiful and easy to use) or the Urban Decay Naked 2 palette- I used it everyday for the first month and a half I had it! Plus I love to travel with it because it has a ton of colors and the packaging is slim, lightweight, and durable.

Aditi Avatar

That would be my MAC eyeshadow palette…probably not the answer that is expected for this question but I honestly cannot think of any premade palette that I use a lot! 🙂 I like that it is my own curated collection of eyeshadows and I love them all!

xamyx Avatar

NYX Butt Naked “eyes” palette, which is just sooo easy to wear, and I don’t have to think about it! However, since dying my hair a warmer color, I’ve been using the most recent tarte Holiday palette for the last few weeks.

lucia Avatar

Lorac pro to go palette. Still dab into it, from time to time. The colors are neutral enough, but with great definers and a bit of sparkle, if needed. The blushes and the bronzer are just right for a pick me up

Joy Avatar

Tartelette!!! Finally found a really good matte palette for everyday – Goes on smooth, easily blendable, and great color selection!

Celeste Avatar

Definitely the Urban Decay Naked Palette as it truly is the most complementary palette for my neutral to warm fair skin and it allows me to create barely there to dramatic eye looks!

Sadra Avatar

I’m doing a “Pan that Palette” challenge, and decided to use the Tarte Rainforest After Dark set. Even though I’ve used it probably 3xs per week since the beginning of the year, I still don’t see of a dip in any of the shadows. So if you’re looking for something that you can use until the end of time, this one definitely fits the bill!

Georgina Avatar

Mine is and old MAC collaboration with Diana Ross. It’s a quad and I use it all the time, it is old but still performs awesome!

Lee Avatar

By a huge margin, Urban Decay Naked 1. I’m at the point of repurchasing ’cause I’ve hit pan on so many shades. No other palette comes close.

Katherine T. Avatar

*Benefit Easiest Nudes – the powder shadows last all day on my oily lids, the pale shades brighten my eyes, the 2 neutral brown shades are so easy to use, goes well with any lip color, it’s very hard to mess up
*UD Naked 1

Rachel R. Avatar

I rotate palettes a lot, so this isn’t an easy question. Overall, the palette I use the most is a tiny credit card sized lip palette, that I keep refilling from my stash. Any little bits left in tubes or tubs go in there, so I use products up and have a good variety and rotation of colors.

All-in-one: UD Naked On the Run. Blush: Tarte Pin-up blush palette. Eye palette: I rotate these the most. Probably TF Chocolate Bar & recently Semi-Sweet, UD Naked Basics, UD Electric Palette and definitely Tartelette for mattes.

Lulle Avatar

It’s an old Bobbi Brown palette, I think it was called Stonewashed… something?
It contains my go-to tightlining shade, which is really the only one I use in that palette, but I will soon hit the pan on it. I think that shade was called Espresso.

MzCrafty1908 Avatar

Other than the palette I made myself from Coastal Scents Hot Pots, Makeup Geek, and MAC eyeshadows…It is definitely my Anastasia Beverly Hills Amrezy Palette! I totally wish I would have gotten a back up! 🙁

Stephanie Avatar

I think Anastasia made all her eyeshadows permanent. You can buy them individually or put them in a palette, and the eyeshadows are now in a larger size pan then in the pre-made palettes of hers. 🙂

JennySue Makeup Avatar

I would have to agree, the Urban Decay Original Naked palette is top notch and always one I reach for. A close second would be Too Faced cosmetics Natural Eye Collection. Same idea though as the UD, yummy neutrals!!

CJ Avatar

Silent Treatment! I’m on my third – I love the bottom purple/taupe color so much that I completely forgive it for shattering every time I hit pan. Wet’n’Wild is so underrated.

Sarah Avatar

Kind of a cliché, but Naked 1. Very easy to use for darker skin tones!

Close second is Too Faced Natural Eyes.I find it has a few shades that supplement what Naked is missing for me. Found I can create two wicked smoky eye looks if I use the dark shade in the last two rows on my lid and use the second shadow in the centre of the lid for dimension. So I’ve been rocking the hell outta that lately!

Jenn Avatar

Smashbox Master Class 3 and my MAC palette of all my favorite shades I put together. The Smashbox palette has such a variety shades that are velvety smooth and blend so nicely. I also love to travel with both of them. Their slim cases are great.

I am really surprised at how much people like the naked palettes….I bought 1 and the fallout was so bad I barely use it (and I’ve tried several application techniques with no luck). I feel like a fairy princess by the end of the day from all the glitter.

Mariella Avatar

It’s a toss-up between Naked 1, Naked 2 and Chanel Tisse Rivoli but lately, probably the Chanel quad, though I left it at home because I wasn’t sure how well it would travel and brought Naked 2 with me for travel as I thought it would be the quickest and easiest. At home, I also use a quad of MAC shadows that I made with Charcoal Brown, Mulch, Naked Lunch and All That Glitters.

Sarah Avatar

My Viseart neutral palette- worth every penny! I can do everything with it, including minor contouring and the texture is just so amazing.

Kris Avatar

I own so many palettes, I honestly can’t think of one I use the most. Right now it’s between UD Vice 3 and the 2015 Sephora Pantone Marsala palette, but that’s just cause they’re relatively new.

But after seeing these comments, I think I’ll go back and dust off my UD Naked 1 palette.

Kimberly Avatar

I am loving the all matte Tartlette eye shadow palette. I love all the colors and there are so many things you can do with this palette. Must I have to say a soft and blendable these shadows are..

Esther Avatar

Fun question! I use these three all the time: Tom Ford Cocoa Mirage, Dior Cuir Cannage, and the Viseart Neutral Mattes palette. If I had to choose, Cocoa Mirage is the most complete, but I use the Viseart palette with every other eyeshadow I own!

fuchess Avatar

I guess I’ll buy the naked pallette. I can wear eye makeup again, after eyelid surgery, finally on the 18th, so I’ll be having fun determining which one of many, will be my fav!!

IRockFaces Avatar

I bought the Lime Crime Venus Palette because there was nothing else like it at the time and the colors are so bomb. The only bad part is their reputation is terrible and that purchase caused me to loose hundreds of dollars due to their security fraud, crappy customer service, and all that. It was so not worth it and now I have to worry about identity theft because they allowed all my info to be compromised and the fraud issues are still ongoing for literally thousands of people all the way to today. Like no joke if you check their Facebook page, twitter, and all that you can see hundreds of people who got had just like I did. Best part is the company never even apologized, nor did they acknowledge their part in the scandal. Worst palette I ever bought. Now I just use my loran pro 2 or my melt eyeshadow stacks. I usually don’t get mad about beauty stuff but that just made me mad.

Jasmine Avatar

The Too Faced Chocolate Bar palette. It’s the only palette cause I’m fairly new to the eye shadow palette game and I really like it! I like how easy it is to throw together a look!

piggychai Avatar

Maquillage True Eyeshadow Palette in BR 722 and Tom Ford Cocoa Mirage!

One graces the eyes with subtle shimmer (I always get compliments when using the Japanese palette) and the other seems to be an all-time fave matte neutral palette.

Morena Avatar

Im nude palette shopping right now (will be my first nude palette ever, así Iam more into colors). I wish everyone here could have described their skin tone and whether they’re warm or cool toned along with your most used palette choice. . I am warm. Anyway, to answer the question I use UD 16thanniversary.

Rachel R. Avatar

That would have been a good idea. I’m very fair, neutral undertones. Obviously, UD Electric isn’t nude, but the rest are nudes/neutrals.

My picks were:
All-in-one: UD Naked On the Run. Blush: Tarte Pin-up blush palette. Eye palette: I rotate these the most. Probably TF Chocolate Bar & recently Semi-Sweet, UD Naked Basics, UD Electric Palette and definitely Tartelette for mattes.

Karen Law Avatar

My most used palette would be UD Naked 2. I have so many palettes it’s hard to use them all. I also have my favourite MAC combo which us Vex, and Shale with Sketch to darken the outer corner and lower lash line.

Lisa Avatar

I guess it would also have to be the Naked 1 palette followed by Naked Basics 1(although I probably use the latter more often these days). Even if I don’t use them exclusively, there’s always at least one shade I’ll use whether it’s a transition shade, or highlight, etc.

Astrild Avatar

UD Naked 1. My first purchase was Naked 2 and I loved it. I thought Naked 1 would be too warm for me. But when I got it as a Christmas gift it became inmediately my first choice all the time.

joy Avatar

that’s pretty hard considering i have a palette addiction so i have a hoard that i’m constantly trying to rotate through so none get neglected. when i’m stomped for a look though the ones that i fall back most are probably my Lorac Party palette and MUFE Artist palette. i do reach for my UD Naked 2 often but it’s just so i can use Foxy as a highlight/lid neutralizer. Marc Jacobs The Vamp also gets an honorable nod.

HeavyMetalJess Avatar

Lately it would be the Urban Decay Vice 3 palette; no contest. I wear at least one shade from it every day and I’m addicted to both Sonic and Bondage and really hope they release singles.

Of all time, though? Urban Decay Gypsy Den Face Case. I not only hit pan, but completely used up everything in that palette except the shimmery white shadow. I ended up buying full sizes of three items (Goddess shadow, Mildew shadow, and Gash lipstick). If they brought back this palette as is, I would buy it in a heartbeat. I pray everyday to the Urban Decay goddesses that they will release the blush again. My favorite of all time.

I definitely miss the Face Cases they used to do. They were awesome for vacations and just to keep in your purse in case you needed to jazz up anything you had going on mid-day.

Libratine Avatar

1) Make Up For Ever 30th Anniversary Palette: I’m kicking myself for missing it!
2) L’oreal Nude Palette 2
3) Shu Uemera 16 Shades of Nude Palette

Alisha Avatar

I have so many palettes and I tend to rotate them, but the one that has the most used eyeshadows in it is probably my Too Faced loves Sephora 15 anniversary palette. I also have a go to look in the Sephora Ariel palette that I probably see pan on soon as well as a couple of colors in some Bare Mineral quads I own.

Quinctia Avatar

Definitely WnW’s 6-pan in Lust, and then probably UD Naked Basics, if only for my using Walk of Shame for a neutral lid to pair up with crazier colors in the crease. I do have quite a few dented pans in my UD 15th Anniversary palette, too.

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