5 Hot Makeup Palettes for All Your Wedding Events

Find the perfect set of colors for each important party leading to your wedding.
by Maggie Seaver

Anyone else have a makeup palette obsession? These five cosmetic kits will take you from the first toast at your engagement party to the last dance at your reception (or make amazing gifts for your wedding party!).


  1. Engagement Party

    The apples of your cheeks will work hard and get serious airtime while you smile, mingle, sip bubbly and thank everyone for coming. Show your cheeks some love with this saturated four-shade palette with vibrant, all-day staying power.

     L’Oréal Infallible Paints blush palette, $17, Ulta.com

  2. Bridal Shower

    Play up your natural beauty for this event with perfectly contoured eyes and skin in neutral tones. Whether you’re meeting for brunch, lunch, tea or cocktails, this versatile kit of Amazonian clay matte shades will be your new best friend.

    Tarte Clay Play face shaping palette, $46, TarteCosmetics.com

  3. Bachelorette Party

    Your bachelorette is the ultimate girl’s night out and, let’s be real, another great excuse to be the center of attention. Wherever your night takes you, turn heads and bring the house down with a jewel-toned smokey eye thanks to this sultry palette.

     Urban Decay Nocturnal shadow box, $29, UrbanDecay.com

  4. Rehearsal Dinner

    Love bold lips, but too shy to go all out on your actual wedding day? Shake things up the evening before your day with a vibrant pucker. That way, you’ll get to experiment with something bright like you’ve always wanted while your more neutral wedding day look will stand out in comparison.

    Smashbox Be Legendary cream lipstick palette, $75, Sephora.com

  5. Wedding Day

    For that simply unmatched summer glow, get your hands on this glorious limited-edition collaboration between Becca Cosmetics and beauty icon Chrissy Teigen. Contour, highlight and splash your face with color to warm up your best features all day long.

    BECCA BECCA x Chrissy Teigen Glow Face palette, $46, BeccaCosmetics.com


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