Amazing Holiday Makeup Palettes

Beauty junkies rejoice. The season for the prettiest holiday makeup palettes has arrived. Brands tend to go all out around the holidays. They create lust-worthy collections that are just begging to be wrapped up and placed under the tree.

The best options offer everything from glitter shades to shadows perfect for creating festive smoky eye looks. If they include hues designed to draw a little attention to the rest of your face, even better.

Whether you’re looking for ideas to gift your BFF or you just want to treat yourself, these seven amazing makeup palettes will fit the bill. But you better act fast. Because, just like the holidays, these beauties will be gone before you know it.

Huda Beauty

Naughty Nude Eyeshadow Palette, $67 at Sephora

This 18 shade-strong palette contains cool mattes, dazzling metallics, mesmerizing marbles and a shimmering gloss. It basically has all you need to make the season bright, from a natural daytime look to sultry smoky eyes for any and every evening.


5 Couleurs Couture Golden Nights Limited Edition Eyeshadow Palette in 089 Black Night, $63 at Macy’s

In the mood for something, well, moodier? Dior’s got your back. The brand’s limited-edition holiday palette will have you feeling festive.

BECCA x Barbie Ferreira

Prismatica Face Palette, $21 at BECCA Cosmetics

Barbie Ferreira’s palette offers options for your eyes and the rest of your face. The bold hues and iridescent shades simply scream holiday.

Yves Saint Laurent

Holiday Couture Multi-Use Palette, $102 at Nordstrom

We love a good multitasking product and this pick lets you dress up everything from your eyes to your cheeks. It’s a really great option for all you smoky eye fanatics out there.

Makeup by Mario

Master Metals Eyeshadow Palette, $48 at Sephora

’Tis the season for some serious shine. And boy does this palette deliver. The molten metal payoff is real thanks to superfine iridescent pearls.

Pat McGrath Labs

MTHRSHP MEGA: Celestial Divinity Palette, $78 at Pat McGrath Labs

Leave it to Pat McGrath to create the must-have palette of the season. Boasting 18 glitter, shimmer, matte and iridescent shadows, this set is well worth the price.

Urban Decay

Stoned Vibes Eyeshadow Palette, $54 at Urban Decay

Turn up the shimmer with this holiday-ready eyeshadow palette. Comprised of eight prismatic shimmers and four mattes, each is infused with genuine tourmaline to block bad energy. Making this an instant mood-booster in more ways than one.