Posted on August 16, 2012 By Jill the Princess Diva Beauty, Black Opal, Black Radiance, CoverGirl, Gold Metal, IMAN Cosmetics, L'Oreal HIP, Mary Kay, Maybelline, Milani, NYX Cosmetics, Trending, Wet n Wild
Gold Metal is trending for summer, so strike it rich with bold gold eye shadows in different shimmers, metallics and mattes. A soft color-washed eyelid of gold is all that's needed for subtle summer sparkle.
There is no reason to blow a bundle on your gold shadow of choice; drugstore brands hold the key to golden treasure at a fraction of the price of luxe brands.
Top 10 Budget Friendly Budget Eyeshadows:
1. Baked Gold Metal
Milani Metallic Baked Eyeshadow in Drench In Gold 606 $6.99
Captivating eyeshadow powder that features multiple infusion of colors baked on Italian terracotta tiles and can be used wet or dry.
2. Supermodel Gold Metal
IMAN Luxury Eyeshadow in White Gold $8.00
Simple, single shades with a silky sheer formula that's long-lasting and non-creasing color.
4. Gold for days
Maybelline EyeStudio Color Tattoo 24Hr Eyeshadow, Bold Gold $6.99
Cream gel smoothes on for vibrant, crease-proof color that never fades. 24 hour wear without creasing or fading,
5. Double Duty Gold Beauty
Black Radiance Mineral Shimmers Shadow and Liner in Radiant Gold $4.99
A perfect touch of shimmer shadow and liner that provides, beautiful, long-lasting and non-creasing color.
6. 'Cream' of the Gold Crop
NYX Cream Eyeshadow in Gold CRS17 $5.00
This exceptional Cream Eye Shadow has a velvety texture and dries promptly after application, is water-resistant and lasts all day.
7. International Gold
Mary Kay Mineral Eye Color in Gold Coast $6.50
Shimmery, long-lasting, fade-resistant, oil-absorbing, mineral-based formula is easy to apply, provides excellent coverage, and is crease-resistant.
Black Opal Spring Eyeshadow in Emotional Me $5.00
Mineral-based formula reflects light away from fine lines and dark circles while matte formula creates a smooth, wrinkle free surface. Vitamins A,C, and E condition and protect eyelids. Jet-milled pigments create a smooth velvet finish and blend easily. Won't crease or fade.
9. Not Fool's Gold
Wet & Wild Color Icon Eyeshadow Golddigger #303 $1.99
Amped Up Shadows Loaded with Intense Sparkle and Bold Color. Silky-smooth shimmers stay put for hours no fall out. A versatile collection of classic and trend shades can be easily worn alone or playfully combined for a variety of looks
10. Golden Duo
L'Oreal Hip Studio Secrets Professional Metallic Duo in Gilded $7.99
The rich, super blendable color glides on evenly for hours of captivating, crease – resistant wear.