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Makeup Quiz: 5 questions to find your perfect eyeshadow palette

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Makeup Quiz: 5 questions to find your perfect eyeshadow palette

Struggling to find that perfect eyeshadow palette to express your personality?

Unsure whether to go neutral, matte, vibrant or everything in between? Looking for eye makeup inspiration for your next event? Answer these five quick questions, and we’ll help identify the perfect eyeshadow for you.

Question 1: Which Disney princess are you?

A: Snow White. Are you waiting for true love's first kiss to wake you from an eternal slumber?
B: Jasmine. Not even the palace walls can keep your vibrant spirit inside.
C: Mulan. Subtlety is key to nobility and honour.
D: Cinderella. Sure, the step-family can be frustrating, but you’ve got it all with that dress and those glass slippers too!

Question 2: You’re stranded on a desert island. What item do you bring?

A: A water filter, because you know how important it is to stay hydrated
B: A lighter, because staying warm is essential to survival.
C: A flashlight to light up your surroundings when the sun goes down.
D: A tent for much-needed shelter and storage.

Question 3: What’s your favourite movie?

A: The Devil Wears Prada. Bringing together an ensemble cast of new and established actors, this film dives into the world of Miranda Priestly (Meryl Streep), a powerful fashion magazine editor, and her newly hired co-assistant, Andrea "Andy" Sachs (Anne Hathaway).
B: Pitch Perfect. Join The Bellas, an all-girls high-school singing group and inject some much-needed energy from your own repertoire.
C: Fifty Shades of Grey. When literature student Anastasia Steele meets handsome yet tormented billionaire Christian Grey, she’s no match for his subtle yet demanding charm.
D: 10 Things I Hate About You. Bring it all together with a cast of favourites, plenty of tears and even more laughter in this turn of the century classic starring the late Heath Ledger, Julie Stiles and a young Joseph Gordon-Levitt.

Question 4: Which Sex And The City character are you the most like?

A: Carrie. A romantic at heart, you're spontaneous and always looking for new trends. You love to experiment and get creative with makeup and fashion.
B: Samantha. Adventurous and ambitious, you don't take no for an answer and are not afraid to stand out. All eyes on you? Great, you love it!
C: Miranda. You're the down to earth, practical friend. Even though you keep your clothes and makeup low-key, you're on-trend and dress to impress at work events.
D: Charlotte. You like playing by the rules and following traditions. Glamour and class are second nature to you, and black tie events are your forte.

Question 5: Which TV Series Encapsulates you?

A: Girls. Join Lena Dunham and her friends as they try to make sense of what life has in store for them after living in New York.
B: Tiger King. An exploration of big cat breeding and its bizarre underworld, populated by eccentric characters, including the one and only Joe Exotic.
C: Orange Is The New Black. Discover just how tough prison can be with these ladies.
D: Big Little Lies. Unravel the can of worms with Nicole Kidman and Reese Witherspoon in this gripping murder mystery drama.

The DB Cosmetics Eyeshadow Verdict

Did you get a majority of As, Bs, Cs or Ds? Discover what your perfect eyeshadow palette is!

A Majority: Eye See You 6 Shade Eyeshadow Palette (Mad for Matte)

It is so lovely to see you join the matte eyeshadow palette club. You’re the practical one of the bunch. You take it easy when you need to, but go bold when necessary. You’re always ready for what comes next, and with the Mad for Matte Eye See You 6 Shade Eyeshadow Palette, you’ll be rocking a natural glam eye look all day long. Boasting a total of six shade palettes, the Mad for Matte set includes highly pigmented and ultra-delicate eyeshadows that are super easy to apply and blend out.

B Majority: Eye Love It 12 Shade Eyeshadow Palette (Spice Up Your Life)

Welcome to the land of colourful and vibrant shades & palettes. Home to the Spice Up Your Life Eye Love It 12 Shade Eyeshadow Palette. When they see you rocking these shimmering shades, they’ll know it’s party time. Featuring a unique mix of shades and pan sizes, with jumbo shimmer shades that double as an all-over face highlight, the Spice Up Your Life eyeshadow palette includes a total of 12 pigmented, matte and shimmer shades to create a multi-faceted eye look.

C Majority: Eye Love It 12 Shade Eyeshadow Palette (Keep It Neutral)

So you like to keep things neutral? Lowkey and understated, but still bursting with style, elegance and beauty. Then you’ll adore the Eye Love It 12 Shade Keep It Neutral Eyeshadow Palette and its 12 pigmented matte shades of finely milled powders that blend together like a dream.

D Majority: On The Go All-in-One Face Palette

Sometimes the simple option is the best. When you just need a touch of makeup, the On The Go All-in-One Face Palette makes things precisely that simple. Warm your complexion with bronzer and blush, define the eyes with matte and shimmer eyeshadows and finish it off with a pop of highlighter. Infused with Aloe Vera to soothe, Q10 to plump, and Vitamins A, C and E to nourish, these highly-pigmented formulas blend like a dream for neutral and glamour looks at any time of the day.

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