Four foolproof cream shadows for summer.

While powder shadow can be pretty, it has trouble holding up during the hotter months. Cream shadow withstands much better, though has the unfortunate reputation for being 1960s shiny. Not so! Equally Wed is here to help you out—here are five cream shadow collections that won’t make you feel dated.


rms Beauty Cream Eye Shadow

These gorgeous metallics double as eye cream, not only providing a beautiful pop of color, but giving your peepers some nourishment as well. This eye shadow is made with organic ingredients and flattering on all skin types. Available at The Nature of Beauty for $28.



tarte Precious Gems Limited Edition Waterproof Cream Eye Shadow Collection

These budge-proof jewel-tone shadows are perfect to wear alone or under pressed shadow to create an array of smoky-eye looks. Available online only at for $44.



 Maybelline Eye Studio Color Tattoo 24-Hour Eye Shadow

These new drugstore brand cream shadows are inexpensive and comparable to department store brands as they do last 24 hours. They come in ten shades ranging from emerald green to asphalt grey, perfect for every complexion and skin tone. Available at nationwide for $6.99.



 Bobbi Brown Metallic Long Wear Cream Eye Shadow

These much raved about shadows, which come in 12 shades, have just a hint of sparkle, providing some extra pizzazz without making you feel like a teenager. Available at Bloomingdales for $24.