Top One And Done Eyeshadows: Single Eyeshadows

Top one and done eyeshadows: single eyeshadows.

Single eyeshadows are also fondly called and referred to as ‘one and done’ eyeshadows!

“One and done” or single eyeshadows provide quick but impactful eyeshadow looks and in many instances can be applied with your finger.

I’ve listed my top one and done eyeshadows in the order I would rank them.

  1. Caviar Stick Eye Shadow by Laura Mercier in Magnetic Pink
    • (3) finishes are available matte; metallic and shimmer as well as the Roseglow collection shimmer
    • (6) matte shades; and (6) metallic shades; and (19) shimmer shades as well as (6) Roseglow shimmer shades are available
    • Both Sephora and Ulta also carry the Caviar Sticks
  2. ChromaLuxe Artistry Pigments by Pat McGrath Labs
    • pressed pigments with foiled metallic shimmer finish and comes in (6) shades: Golden Seductress (Soft Yellow Gold); Twilight Temptation (Warm Golden Bronze); Nude Euphoria (Nude Champagn; Copper Siren (Soft Copper); and Midnight Temptress (Deep Velvet with Gold Sparkling Pearls; as well as Lilac Liaison (Soft Lilac with Silver)
  3. Scattered Light Glitter Eye Shadow by Hourglass in Aura (Pink)
    • (9) shades in total
    • Other shades: Vivid (Olive); Reflect (Champagne); Ray (Deep Champagne); Blaze (Cooper); Burnish (Deep Bronze); Smoke (Taupe); and Foil (Gold); as well as Rapture (Cranberry)
    • Can be purchased at Ulta and Sephora
  4. Zari Eyes Long-Lasting Crease-Proof Cream Eyeshadow by Kulfi
    • Cream-to-powder formula 
    • Metallic and shimmer finishes
    • (3) colors in the shimmer finish: Bronze Brocade; Sitara Sparkle; and Auburn Aura (pictured)
    • (2) colors in the metallic finish: Chammak Challo; and Disco Dreams
  5. Magnetic Luminous Eye Color by Nudestix in Nudity
    • (2) finishes are available matte and satin
    • There are (9) matte and (12) satin shades in total
    • Sold at Sephora and Ulta
  6. Long Wear Cream Eyeshadow Stick by Bobbi Brown comes in (24) shades and Golden Pink (shimmering pink peach) is pictured
  7. Solo Shadow Cream-to-Powder Soft Matte Eyeshadow by Merit Beauty in Social (Soft Mauve)
    • (7) other colors available: Studio (Cool Taupe); Vachetta (Warm Beige); Midcentury (Warm Brown); Brun (Deep Brown); Viper (Warm Green); and Nelson (Soft Gray); as well as Midnight (Classic Navy)
  8. Souffle Eyeshadow by Surratt Beauty in Matin Vert (Sheer Seaweed Green with Gold Shimmer)
    • (5) other colors available: Nuage d’Argent (sheer silver gray with champagne shimmer); Pluie Mauve (sheer purple with green shimmer); Rose Reve (sheer dusty pink with radiant pink shimmer); and Ciel Dore (sheer golden peach with iridescent shimmer); as well as Gris Doux (sheer gray taupe with gold shimmer)
  9. FetishEYES™ Longwear Liquid Shimmer Eye Shadow by Pat McGrath Labs in Luna Rose (Luminous Rose Gold with Sparkling Platinum Pearl)
    • (6) other colors available: Bronze Bijoux (Luminous  Warm Bronze with Sparking Gold Pearl); Cosmic Chartreuse (Luminous Khaki Green with Sparkling Gold Pearl); Platinum Bronze (Luminous Cool Bronze with Sparkling Platinum Pearl); Twilight Platinum (Luminous Pewter with Sparkling Platinum Pearl); and Smoldering Seduction (Luminous Sienna Bronze with Sparkling Pink and Gold Pearl); as well as Divine Champagne (Luminous Golden Champagne Sparkling Platinum Pearl)
  10. Colorfix by Danessa Myricks Beauty in Crème Brulee
    • Multi-use product because it can be used on the eyes and lips as well as the cheeks
    • (4) finishes are available for example: matte; metallic and high shine as well as foils
    • (13) matte shades; and (16) metallic shades; and (5) high shine shades and (2) foil shades are available
    • Additionally, neon and nudes shades can be found on DMB’s website


My top choice for one and done eyeshadow: single eyeshadow is…

The Caviar Stick by Laura Mercier because of its ease of use and application as well as for its color payoff and ‘staying power’!


New to the top one and done eyeshadows line up:

Wink Dazzle Eyeshadow Glitter Multi Stick by Kaja Beauty
A dual-ended creamy Eyeshadow Stick + Glitter Stamp that glides onto the eye area to create a stunning matte, shimmer or glitter look in 3 easy steps.
This 2-in-1 Eyeshadow Stick + Glitter Stamp can easily create the K-Beauty ‘Aegyo’ makeup look that has been made wildly popular by K-Pop stars.
Swipe on the creamy, blendable shadow stick formula for a quick and natural pop of color to your eyelids and under eye.
Use the versatile glitter stamp to create a dazzling eye look or use it to highlight desired of your face.
Shade Descriptions
Ice Illusion: Icy White
Eyeshadow: Pale Beige and Stamp: Icy Opal Glitter
Champagne Sequin: Champagne
Eyeshadow: Champagne Beige and Stamp: Metallic Gold Glitter
Peach Sprinkle: Peach
Eyeshadow: Peach Coral Shadow and Stamp: Sunset Peach Glitter
Mauve Mirage: Mauve (online-exclusive shade)
Eyeshadow: Mauve Brown and Stamp: Purple Quartz Glitter
Petal Prism: Rose (online-exclusive shade)
Eyeshadow: Soft Rose and Stamp: Rosy Violet Glitter
Mocha Sparkle: Mocha
Eyeshadow: Neutral Brown and Stamp: Starlit Gold Glitter

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