16 Best Eye Shadows for Fair-Medium skin

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Based on 41744 reviews of 8659 eye shadows from 336 brands, written by MakeupAlley users with fair-medium skin, these are the 16 best eye shadows for fair-medium skin

Urban Decay Toasted

4.8

155 reviews

96% would repurchase

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When I told the sales clerk at Sephora that I wanted something new in an eyeshadow from Urban Decay, but not a brown or a neutral, I was dismayed when she immediatel

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NYX Single Eye Shadow - Root Beer

4.7

94 reviews

91% would repurchase

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I LOVE nyx products and even though this is a great colour, beware, its not for everyone.. infact its not for a lot of people. Its looks scrumptious in the pot but w

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MAC Satin - Coquette

4.7

114 reviews

95% would repurchase

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Coquette means what? Subtlety? No, it means Flirty, although maybe in a young, girlish way. At any rate here's another go to neutral, but lighter than all the oth

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Bare Escentuals Glimmer- Queen Tiffany

4.7

99 reviews

90% would repurchase

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Queen Tiffany should be a staple in every makeup bag! It's one of those shades that looks stunning on any eye color. I always get compliments on how pretty my eyes

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Milani Java Bean (18)

4.7

182 reviews

92% would repurchase

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PICTURES AND SWATCHES INCLUDED. Please click Continued for full review.
Price: 1, Packaging: 4, Rebuy: Yes
This is my HG brown e/s because it's ridiculou

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MAC Pigment in Vanilla

4.7

621 reviews

91% would repurchase

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DESCRIPTION OF ME Asian with a warm complexion (C3-C4 in MAC) with strong yellow undertones and some peach. Black hair. Very oily skin that is prone to breako

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Barry M Dazzle Dust

4.6

100 reviews

98% would repurchase

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The two users below have done a great job of describing this great little product. The colour range is astounding and the quality's high, though the texture varies f

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Wet 'n' Wild Color Icon Eyeshadow Single - Brulee

4.6

421 reviews

91% would repurchase

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Another "Hells yes I would buy again" item. It evens out redness, purpleness, blueness, and "Man, I slept like CRAP!"-ness on my upper eyelid. And under my lower

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MAC Pigment in Violet

4.6

213 reviews

89% would repurchase

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i'll be the first to admit it - i have a serious purple "affliction". i have SOOO many...But it is hard to find what i call neutral purples for my skin tone (ones th

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L'Oreal Infallible - Iced Latte 888

4.6

84 reviews

92% would repurchase

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If you're looking for a drugstore dupe for UD's Sin (or Stila's Kitten)...This is close, but no cigar. But don't stop reading, because there is a good chance you may

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MAC Veluxe Pearl - Antiqued

4.6

145 reviews

88% would repurchase

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This shade has replaced Mulch as my absolute MAC favorite. It is an absolutely gorgeous rust/copper/brown Veluxe Pearl that applies like a dream. It really brings ou

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MAC Satin - Soba

4.5

176 reviews

89% would repurchase

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I really didn't care for this color. I'm NC15 and felt that Soba is too dark for me to wear packed on the whole lid during daytime. After playing around with it for

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MAC Satin - Cork

4.5

202 reviews

90% would repurchase

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I uploaded a photo and linked it and the bottom of this review. I was using UD Buck in my crease and I read endless reviews noting that it's a dupe for MAC Cork. Saw

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NYX Ultra Pearl Mania

4.5

157 reviews

91% would repurchase

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These were my very first pigments ever in life. I got the whole set on ebay for $25. There are 24 colors (some I swapped away, so there are only 22 here). These are

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MAC Frost - Humid

4.4

315 reviews

85% would repurchase

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Women with brown, olive, tan, or yellow-based skin: green is NOT your enemy! I'm so surprised at the number of women who are afraid of green eyeshadows...even at th

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Cover Girl Eye Enhancers - Mink

4.3

149 reviews

87% would repurchase

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Mink is a color I just discovered. I've been looking for cheap dupes of my fav shades to wear to work (12-hour shifts/hospital). I LOVE EL's Cinnamon, but can't af

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