Saturday, April 30, 2011

L.A. Colors Elizabeth Palette Review & Polyvore


L.A. Colors Elizabeth Palette
Shades of Blue

Bring out the starlet in you! These glittering eyeshadows are sure to make you glam! Each set comes in 10 coordinating colors, complete with mirror and 2 dual ended applicators.

$ 2.50

I bought this palette at Cherry Culture. It's a really cool website. There is a lot of discount prices and shipping is fast. You should definitely check it out.


I know that most palettes usually have a name for each shade of color, but this one doesn't. I don't really know why.

The packaging is great. It snaps close tightly and it doesn't open easily even if you drop it. Trust me, I've tried it.

There is a tiny mirror in the middle of the palette, but it's not exactly useful. It's very hard to see your eyelids during application so I suggest that you use a bigger mirror when using this. Or you can also bring a compact mirror when traveling.

The dual ended applicators are very practical if you are on the road. You don't need to bring an eye shadow brush. But if you are using it at home, it is better to use your own makeup brushes, makes application and blending faster.


Here is a swatch of ALL of the colors.

It has no smell whatsoever, which is a plus. I always prefer unscented eyeshadows.

The glitters adds a "glam" feel to the colors. When you are applying it, some glitters will fall on your face and it is quite noticeable. I leave it on and blend it because I like how it looks. It's sparkly and it serves as a highlight/shimmer at the same time. If you don't like the shimmer on your upper cheeks, it's nothing a quick swipe of Kleenex won't fix.

This palette is very budget friendly for students.

It is also a great gift ides for friends and families that are starting with makeup.

Prom season is coming up, so this is going to be of great use for me. I'm going to be helping out my sister and friends on their hair and make-up.

I'm so excited to create different looks with this palette.

LA Colors Blue Palette inspired

Since the Elizabeth palette consists of blue shades, you can style it up with blue colored clothes.

I made a Polyvore for inspiration, JUST FOR YOU GUYS!

You can dress formal with a striking ruffled top, white jeans, and a pair of blue glittered pumps.

Go for casual with a a blue long sleeved shirt, dark wash jeans and a pair of baby blue Nikes!

Just create a smoky eye look with this palette, add some lipgloss, and YOU ARE GOOD TO GO!

Remember, you can mix and match anything you have in your closet. JUST MAKE IT YOUR OWN!


Have you ever tried any of L.A. Colors' eye shadow palettes? How did you like it?

"Blue color is everlastingly appointed by the deity to be a source of delight."
~John Ruskin


  1. I had one LA colors palette but I didn't really like the quality so I'm not a loyal customer :/ The colors are great just wish it wasn't so mmm powdery?

  2. Have never tried this brand before but I love the colours! XX

  3. I've never tried anything by LA colors but I definitely will after seeing this. I love all of the different shades!

  4. I recently moved to my new blog I just want to thank you for the nice comments you've posted to my old blog, xo miki

  5. I've never tried out this brand before, but the colors are fun!

  6. the colors are really beautiful! i don't normally wear blue, but i've realized that blue is actually a good color for me. i am definitely checking out cherry culture. :)

    <3, Mimi

  7. @FashionableAsians: that is the only bad thing about it. I'll make sure to give you a solution on that! Make sure to read my next post! :D

    @GawgusThings: it's very pigmented! i love the brightness of the colors. :D

    @Dree: you definitely should. i'll be posting more palettes by LA Colors. stay tuned.

    @Miki: no problem! good luck :]

    @Kristin: :D

    @S: thanks.

    @Mimi: you really should. very cheap and affordable. :D

  8. Thanks for the swatches and pictures, Carrie!:D

    I've tried this line of shadows and I think this is perfect for beginners. You can always use Fix+ to avoid fallouts.:D

    Have a lovely week!:D

    ***** Marie *****

  9. @Marie: You're very welcome! yess! that's exactly what i was going to say. :D

  10. I have never tried any LA Colors stuff but I read good reviews about them :D The color range is lovely. I'm not usually a shimmer kinda girl because I don't know how to use them :P but these are pretty! :D And I love the blue pump!!!


  11. @A!ko: thanks for stopping by! You should really try it. it's great for beginners like you and me. i love shimmer. i think its the best part of makeup. :)

  12. This palette looks so fun, I have to have it!