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What is your favourite nude eye shadow ?

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Lardlizard Fri 20-Mar-20 22:45:13

Just doing a bit of online shopping

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typicallyatypical Sat 21-Mar-20 08:41:41

Budget? What do you class as nude for your colouring? e.g. I'm very pale so I like a milky cream that Mac do A59 Brule but that wouldn't work for an olive or dark skin, or some people might like a peach or pink tone.

Also, you didn't ask and you're probably more of a pro than me, but I always use a primer, but especially under a nude colour as it brings it out more by using less.

TheWordmeister Sat 21-Mar-20 08:49:07

I use Bobbi Brown Bone as a base, then any of the Urban Decay nudes that are matte.

Current favourite is ‘nude’ from their Naked Ultimate Basics palette.

TerrorWig Sun 22-Mar-20 00:07:42

My favourite is a nude but is also shimmery, so I guess it depends on what you're after. It's Kitten by Stila. It is such a beautiful colour, totally suitable for day or night. I love it.

SinglePringle Sun 22-Mar-20 00:10:56

Groundwork Paint Pot by Mac. A nude taupe than can be an eyeshadow or a base.

NowWhatUsernameShallIHave Sun 22-Mar-20 00:17:15

Depending on your colouring
Mac paint pot in
Soft ochre
Painterly
Layin low

RainbowMum11 Sun 22-Mar-20 00:19:34

I'm so in the wrong place - nude = no eyeshadow to me!!! Xx

MrsAmaro Sun 22-Mar-20 00:34:02

This photo is quite handy for seeing the Mac neutrals all together instead of single swatches. All Mac shadows are good quality I’ve found over the years, just check the finish (satin, shimmer etc.) to make sure it’s what you are after. The Huda Beauty nudes palettes are good too, she has three - light, medium and rich.

Lardlizard Sun 22-Mar-20 23:15:57

Thanks for The photos and suggestions decided to order one of them beauty boxes with a real mix up in it, so will see what I get

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NowWhatUsernameShallIHave Mon 23-Mar-20 02:25:34

If you are going for Mac I would suggest Patina as an all over shade slightly darker than a light skin tone
Bruce as a blank canvas shade
Soft brown as a light warm brown
Wedge as a neutral cool brown

Otherwise the pigment on Naked is lovely with just a hint of shimmer

ZacharyQuack Mon 23-Mar-20 04:49:27

Bruce grin

Try a bit of Colin in the crease and Wayne in the outer corner. wink

jalopy Tue 24-Mar-20 07:23:54

Definitely Mac paint pots.
Favourites are:
Painterly
Ground work
Bare study

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