Huda Beauty Mauve Obsessions – One Week, One Palette #6

The palette I used the week of February 10-16 was the Huda Beauty Mauve Obsessions. I loved this palette from the first time I used it, but using it for a week really pushed me to use it in different ways.

Huda Beauty Mauve Obsessions Palette

This palette really packs a lot of beautiful shadows into a teeny tiny little square palette. I think it’s really great that these pans are the same size as the pans in the Desert Dusk and Rose Gold palettes, so you’re really getting a great amount of product for the $27 price tag. I’ve swatched them below, but not in order. I’ve done the shimmers together, then all the mattes. I think there’s a good balance of finishes in this palette, but I would make one of the shimmers either a little deeper or lighter since they tend to run together a bit.

Huda Beauty Mauve Obsessions Palette swatches

I had one day where I did a full-on bright pink look, and other days where I leaned more on the deep shades to go for a more neutral look.

Huda Mauve pink

This seemed like the perfect palette to use for the week of Valentine’s day. Surprisingly, it ended up working nicely with a red lip – something I was worried about when I first started the look, but I was able to use a light amount so the colors didn’t come through so pink. (I can also confirm that this makes a great palette to use on Thanksgiving.)

Huda Mauve neutral

I did have to supplement a couple of days with my sculpting palette since I wanted to wear things that didn’t go with the colors in the palette as much.

Huda Mauve mostly bronzer palette

Do you have any of the mini Obsessions palletes? Which is your favorite? Share your pick in the comments!

– Natalie

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