Not all eyeshadow colors are created with women of color in mind. In fact, more times than not, many shadows can clash with melanin-rich skin. Thankfully, more and more beauty brands are catching onto the importance of catering to all skin tones so there are gorgeous options out there that are brown girl-friendly.
To narrow your search, we found the best eyeshadow palettes that look flattering on dark skin. Ahead, find 10 options to swipe on now.
There’s not an Urban Decay palette we don’t love! This new ultraviolet option is especially great for dark skin tones thanks to the deep purples and plums that pop on brown skin.
We never knew there were 35 different shades of brown until we came across this brown girl-friendly palette. And, trust us, they are all useful!
Whether you’re sporting an oxblood red in the fall or crimson come spring, the options are endless with this gemstone-inspired palette.
If you’re not afraid to experiment with new colors and finishes, this is a must for your makeup kit.
This bronze, gold, and auburn palette has 15 velvety shadows that you can sport all year long.
A quad of nude, terracotta, chocolate, and beige makes for a quick natural-looking touch up on the go.
If poppy hues are your thing, you can’t go wrong with this nearly neon palette.
You’ll enjoy swiping on this pro-inspired palette for all your bright shadow colors.
It’s no surprise that RiRi knows exactly how to make pink pretty pinks suitable to all skin tones.
Best for basic colors without breaking the bank, you can create so many natural looks with this trusty palette.
xx, The FabFitFun Team