The others are reserved for more special occasions and when we do makeup for other people because they don’t work for us. Palettes can be a bit overwhelming and confusing because there are so many different colors, and you might not know what to do. But palettes are a wonderful alternative to buying a bunch of single shadows because the shades are designed to work together. If you want to get into the palette game, check out some tips and try them. It happens to us all: you buy a palette intending to use all the pretty shades and end up just using one or two.