Gone are the days of a simple neutral eye on runways and red carpets. In the last year, we’ve seen a several celebs embrace bold colors on the red carpet from blue smokey eyes to flashes of green, red and yellow. Pink has been a popular color, seen on the likes of Selena Gomez, Lily Collins and Rihanna, and is a surprisingly versatile trend. There are plenty of pinks to choose from, including dark magenta, romantic corals and bold neons.
Here are some of our favorite best pink eyeshadows from romantic pinky nudes to dramatic Pepto-Bismol inspired shades.
MAC Cosmetics Eyeshadow in Pink Venus
First from our list of best pink eyeshadows in the market is from the very popular brand, MAC. MAC are known for making gorgeous easy to blend eyeshadows, and this pigmented pink is no different. This is a great pink if you’re a neutrals fan but want to inject a pink shimmer into your looks. Pink Venus has a lustrous finish with little silver glitter dust embedded into it. Wear it alone as a wash of color or on your lid with a cut crease. The buildable pigment and buildable glitter make this a versatile shadow for newbies, those who want a wearable pink shimmer or for those who like a more diffused make up look.
Make Up For Ever Artist Color Eye Shadow in Neon Pink
This matte neon single is perfect for that bold 80s music video look. Wear it alone with strong eyeliner and false lashes for optimum impact. This is the pink shadow for the people who don’t want to be delicate and romantic with their eye looks. Apply the shadow with a damp brush for a high voltage eyeliner look or wing the shadow outwards for high editorial glamor.
Urban Decay Moondust Eyeshadow in Glitter Rock
High-impact sparkle gets a sophisticated update by Urban Decay. This innovative shadows has all the glittery intensity with none of the creasing, fallout or chunkiness of a loose glitter pigment. Milled finely, Glitter Rock will give you long-lasting intensity without it falling all over your cheeks. This is a great option if you like how liquid shadows look but fear it will crease or make the eyelid look older.
Nars Single Eye Shadow in Domination
This bright fuchsia single shadow is not the faint-hearted. This semi-matte is a thinner, drier texture so is buildable and can be layered. Smudge it across the lid with your finger for a punky, messy vibe or mix it with other violet undertone shadows from a bold purple smoky eye. Apply with a wet brush for eyeliner, or blend it into your crease alongside a shimmery lid.
Huda Beauty Matte & Metal Melted Double Ended Eyeshadows in Wednesday/ Fro-yo
Huda Beauty’s double ended shadows are a fun way to inject pink into your makeup. This set includes a bubblegum pink matte color, and a metallic rose toned pink. This sorbet inspired eyeshadow is easy to blend and self-sets, making it the perfect one and done look. The 12 hour wear time makes it perfect for beach holidays, long work days and hot climates. Place the matte on your lid and blend quickly with a fluffy brush, and then add the shimmer over the lid. The matte is versatile in its buildability and the metallic side goes from a soft glow to a full-on wet finish.