Benefit Creaseless Cream Shadow

Benefit is adding seven new shades of their Creaseless Cream Shadows to the line-up this spring. And they all come in super cute packaging! Of course.

The full collection is as follows:

  • Bikini-tini – Oyster pink
  • R.S.V.P. – Sparkling champagne (original shade)
  • No Pressure! – Rich fawn
  • My Two Cents – polished copper
  • Always a Bridesmaid – Pearly lavender
  • Blue My Mind – Arctic blue
  • Bronze Have More Fun – Antique bronze
  • Skinny Jeans – Pretty Pewter (original shade)
  • Holy Smokes! – Smoldering charcoal
  • Birthday Suit – Brushed chrome (original shade)

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Once you open the little box you get a glass container that has a sort of crimped pattern on the sides. Why can’t I think of the name of what this is called? Mind=blank. It reminds me of an old-fashioned pie tin though, and I like it! 🙂

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Clockwise: Birthday Suit, Holy Smokes!, My Two Cents

Benefit Creaseless Cream Shadow Swatches
Birthday Suit, My Two Cents, Holy Smokes!

So obviously these are creamy because they are cremes after-all! They also feel super slick and moist, and apply really easily. They are on the sheer side but build up a bit. They dry after a minute, set, then stay on really nicely.

I’ll admit, I never wear anything on my eyes without a primer before-hand, so I can’t speak to the actual creaseless claims they make with these. If I am going by history and my greasy, crease-prone lids, I would say they would probably crease on me eventually, probably sooner than later. Virtually everything does on me without a primer. But if you don’t have creasing issues anyway, then you are better off than I! With a primer, they are golden all day long.

Availability: March.

Pricing: $20.00 for 0.16 oz.

How do you feel about cream shadows like this? Will you be checking out any of the news shades?


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Written by Kelly
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