Continue reading to see which drugstore highlighters made it into our Beauty Haul of Fame.
L'Oréal Paris True Match Lumi Liquid Glow Illuminator
If you’re looking to take a more subtle approach to the glowing goddess look, this skin-matching formula is the one for you. Available in three shades — Golden, Ice and Rose — this liquid-based highlighter will accommodate any and all skin tones for a naturally radiant complexion. Quick tip: For an extra-subtle glow, mix a little of this shimmery stuff with your regular foundation and apply as usual.
Maybelline Lumi Touch Highlighting Concealer
This is definitely the year of strobing, so a quality highlighter is a must. And this concealer/highlighter duo is the stuff of dreams. Swipe the areas that need to be highlighted with this tapered brush and blend in the liquid formula by patting it lightly with your finger or cosmetic sponge. You’ll have a strobed face in no time.
If you’re determined to master strobing or contouring by the end of the year, you need an artful tool that will deliver precise and pigmented highlight without all the fuss. Try a penciled highlighter that illuminates on contact. And don’t worry about building that intensity — a little goes a long way with this magic marker, so all you have to do is swipe and blend.
Maybelline Master Strobing Stick
Discover the perfect strobing effect with an illuminating highlighting stick that adds dimension to your complexion instantly! The creamy formula and micro-fine pearls give your skin a glowy boost — sans the fuss or numerous steps. Just swipe and go!
Here's how to use it:
Step 1. To enhance cheeks—highlight top of cheekbones.
Step 2. To accentuate features—spotlight center of face.
Step 3. To brighten eye area—spotlight brow bone and inner corner.