Today I’m sharing 9 palettes you seriously need to know about. There are some cute blogger collaborations coming out from indie brands like Saucebox and Colour Pop. Also, the coveted KVD eye contour palette just launched, And of course, Paula’s Choice came out with a stellar blush palette.
1. Colour Pop Where the Light Is Palette
This is a collaboration with youtube star Kathleenlights launching on April 9 (today!). It looks like this is made of a creamy vanilla matte, a light taupe brown matte, rich gold with bronzey tones and a pearly olive green. (likely will be vegan)
2. Kat Von D Shade + Light Eye Contour Palette
This is currently available to VIB Rouge & VIB at Sephora. I purchased it but it hasn’t arrived yet. Base shades in Laetus (creamy nude), Lazarus (cool taupe), Ludwin (peachy bronze) Contour shades in Samael (dusty fawn), Saleos (smoky brown), Succubus (rich rust) Define shades in Solas (espresso brown), Shax (jet black), Sytry (chocolate brown) Highlight shades in Lucius (soft beige), Liberatus (pinkish ivory), Latinus (golden bisque) and a step by step contouring guide for the eyes.
3. Saucebox Batalash Palette
This palette is coming out SOON! I cannot wait to order it! It looks like it has a creamy vanilla, mid-tone taupe brown, rich red-toned brown, black, metallic rusty orange, metallic yellow green, rich teal, and metallic maroon. The last 3 shades look killer.
4. Paula’s Choice Blush It On Face Contour Palette
Really more of a blush palette than a contour palette, this is a fantastic mix of blush shades. 5 blushes and 1 contour – Pearl, Bronze, Delicate Coral, Dusty Rose, Peony and Soft Mauve. It launched in March. You can see my swatches here. This is a gluten free and vegan palette.
5. Too Faced Sugar Pop Palette
This is a super fun, candy inspired color palette from Too Faced! It has a true purple shade – Sugared Violet, as well as a splash of aqua from Blue Raspberry, bubbly pink Bubblegum and peachy Macaron. See my review.
6. tarte Showstopper Clay Palette
You know I’m a sucker for these tarte disc palettes and I bought this one as well. Eyeshadows in Showstopper Copper (bronze copper), Go for the Gold (gold), You’re a Natural (nude), Steel the Scene (steel taupe), Rose to the Top (rose gold) and Dim the Lights (black brown) blush in Fame (warm peach) matte waterproof bronzer in Park Ave Princess, and highlighter in Champagne Pink.
7. tarte Empower Flower Amazonian Clay Collector’s Palette
My BFF has been gushing about this palette. I’ve been tempted because of the blushes. Eye shadow in Compassionate (cream shadow), Vivacious (rose gold shadow), Pretty (bronze shadow), Powerful (dark brown shadow), Energetic (taupe shadow), Eco-chic (light plum shadow), Charitable (soft pink shadow), Glamorous (dark plum shadow) Blush in Trustworthy (nude mauve), Empowering (rose nude) & Bronzer in Park ave princess™ (shimmering) .
8. Too Faced Natural Matte Eye Palette
For matte lovers, this is a really cute portable palette. I have an upcoming review on it. Eyeshadows in Cashmere Bunny, Sexspresso, Strapless, Risqué, Honey Butter, Chocolate Cookie, Heaven, Lace Teddy, and Nudie.
9. It Cosmetics CC+ Radiance Vitality Crème Disc
This is a pretty cream face palette with a coral blush, matte bronzer and crème illuminator.
What new cruelty free palettes are out there that you feel people should check out? Let me know!