An alternative to unruly glitter that crumbles and strays, this cream-to-powder shadow gilds lids without leaving a hot mess. It works in tandem with the Stay All Day Liquid Eye Primer to leave a gold leaf–like finish.
FLARE Test Drive: We were able to layer this for an impressively shiny, opaque look, or dial it down for a subtler, see-through sheen. To avoid creases, we closed our eyes for a few seconds post-application to let the shadow set. Stila Magnificent Metals Foil Finish Eye Shadow, $42, available in 11 colours