Drugstore Eyeshadow Palettes Under $20 For Endless Holiday Looks  



It’s officially sparkle season, so you best believe we’ve flooded yet another Pinterest board with all our fave eye looks. But if your budget’s tight this month, don’t worry! We’ve got you covered with the best drugstore eyeshadow palettes on the block, all under $20. Whether you’re looking for a burst of color or a sculpted glam vibe, there’s a palette on this list waiting for you!

1. NYX Metal Play Pigment Palette, $10

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NYX has us smitten with their latest addition to the Foil Play palette collection, which features six fierce metallic shades. Each electrifying hue is infused with light-catching pearls for maximum pigment payoff. Seriously, all you need is one swipe of the ultra-reflective formula, and you’re paparazzi ready.

2. Flower Beauty Shimmer & Shade Eyeshadow Palette | Sun’s Blazing, $16

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Winter’s here, but this eye-catching palette is giving us all the sunshine we need. Each palette includes ten stunning sun-drenched shades, which you can layer, mix or match to create an array of holiday looks. We’re literally obsessed with the range of buttery mattes and high-shimmer finishes that are all crease-free, so you never have to worry about touch-ups. It also comes with an eyeshadow brush made from synthetic hair for easy application when you’re on the go.

3. e.l.f. Cosmetics Earth & Ocean Eyeshadow Palette, $14

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This vegan palette features a mesmerizing array of cool satins and shimmer shades, all inspired by mother nature, including lush greens, earthy browns, and serene blues. We’re also double tapping for its luxe formulation, insane pigment, oh, and there’s minimal fallout, which is a must for us.

4. Wet n Wild Wild Heart, $13

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If you’re looking for a do-it-all palette, this is it. From purples to pinks and browns to greens, this is about to be your holy grail palette. Now, let’s talk about the fire formula – it blends and buffs like a dream, the pigment remains poppin’ all day long, and it doesn’t crease. #Obsessed.

5. Revlon x Megan Thee Stallion Big Bad Palette, $15

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When we heard that THE queen of metallic eye looks dropped this number, you best believe we ran. The Big Bad Palette, curated by Megan Thee Stallion, includes a drool-worthy mix of icy metallics, intense mattes, and warm glitter hues that can also double up as a highlighter. Trust us, you’ll forever sparkle with this compact.

6. Maybelline Nudes of New York Eyeshadow Palette, $14

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Maybelline’s first all-inclusive eyeshadow palette really knocked it out of the park. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or a beauty newbie, its pigmented mattes will have you swooning over their effortless blendability. Sixteen neutral shades will take you from day to night with ease, whether you’re looking to contour your lid or opting for a full beat. It’s the ultimate staple.

7. Milani Cosmetics Gilded Nude Palette, $20


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This cruelty-free palette is what demure dreams are made of. With a combo of pretty pinks and deep chocolate browns, it’s a staple palette. The nude lineup spotlights velvety mattes and luminous shimmers to level up, Adele style. Thanks to minimal fallout and smooth formula, you’ll spend your days and nights smudge and crease-free.

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