The highlighter is one of the prettiest beauty products that has been recently discovered. Makeup lovers are obsessed have been obsessed with highlighters ever since they became mainstream and the love does not seem to be stopping anytime soon. Everyone wants and deserves to look like a glowing goddess walking amongst mere mortals. However, if you are new to the makeup game you may not know that highlighters have a technique to them. Not everyone can pick up just any highlighter and start using it. To look your best and achieve a natural glow that seems to come from within, you need to learn to pick out highlighters that suit your skin tone the best. Following is a list of ten best highlighters for every skin tone that would help you get started.
- RMS Beauty Living Luminizer
RMS Beauty’s Living Luminizer is a tried and tested product for every person with porcelain skin. The powder highlighter is created using only organic ingredients, so it not only helps give you a healthy glow but is good for your skin as well. Free of any sulfates or parabens it has a translucent pearly finish that does not have any glittery or sticky residue.
- BECCA Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed in Pearl
With a creamier texture, BECCA’s Shimmering Skin Perfector in the shade Pearl is also great for people with light skin tones. It provides a highly reflective shine but makes it look utterly natural. For people who do not like powder highlighters, this one is perfect as it is easier in blending and application. You can also purchase it in other shades as per your preference.
- Laura Mercier Matte Radiance Baked Powder in Highlight 01
This powder highlighter from Laura Mercier is a bronzer which works amazingly for summer. Available in multiple shades, this bronzer/highlighter powder will give people with medium skin tones the perfect bronzed glow. Containing jojoba oil and vitamin E, the powder lasts for a long time and keeps you looking beautiful for hours.
- Marc Jacobs Dew Drops Coconut Gel Highlighter
Suited for people with medium skin tones, this gel highlighter is quite convenient to apply. You can either apply it simply with your fingers as is or mix it with your foundation for a more dispersed luminescent finish. It is infused with coconut which makes it very hydrating and soothing to wear. It also does not contain any paraben or sulfates, so your skin remains protected.
- Charlotte Tilbury Filmstar Bronze & Glow Contour Duo
This contouring and highlighter duo compact from Charlotte Tilbury was made using universally favorable shades that would suit most skin tones. It looks best on olive and tan skin tones. The duo is perfect to be used together and gives you a natural bronze glow like you just got back from a relaxing vacation in the Bahamas.
- Glossier Haloscope in Topaz
To give your fan brush a break, add this cool and magical stick to your makeup bag. Available in three various shades perfect for every skin tone, Glossier’s Haloscope highlighter stick is magical because the outer ring of the stick is infused with extract of real crystals like Golden Topaz or Rose Quartz. The inner core of the stick is enriched with vitamins and hydrating ingredients that provide a dewy finish. The product glides on easily, making for a convenient application, and provides a dewy sheen that looks natural yet otherworldly.
- Anastasia Beverly Hills Amrezy Illuminating Powder
Anastasia Beverly Hills Amrezy illuminating powder is a limited edition compact that comes in a single universal shade that was designed to suit every skin tone. It will provide you with a glow so natural that it looks like a second skin without getting cakey or too glittery. You can apply it dry or wet as it works both ways. Being cruelty and paraben free makes it an amazing product to invest in and add to your makeup bag.
- HOURGLASS Ambient Lighting Powder in Radiant Light
From its appearance, it might just look like a typical bronzing highlighter, but it does so much more than that. It is developed using photoluminescent technology. That technology helps in locking in the softness of your skin and making it look even softer. That allows you to look dewy and luminescent without it seeming fake. This shade is perfect for people with medium to tan skin tones. It is also vegan and gluten-free. With no paraben and multiple shades, this highlighter is one you should add to your collection.
- Huda Beauty 3D Highlighter Palette in Bronze Sand Edition
Huda Beauty is known for its beautiful and diverse highlighter palettes. As the brand itself is headed by a woman of color, the products are known to favor people of color. This particular palette is perfect for dark and deep skin tones. With its different pretty colors, you have choices for every kind of look. You can even make it as intense or sheer as you would like. Free of sulfates and parabens, the palette is great for applying even without foundation for a more natural look. The 3D in the name only means that the glow looks realistic and not fake. There are also different versions and colors available in this palette.
- bareMinerals Invisible Bronze Powder Bronzer in Dark to Deep
This baked Invisible Bronze Powder in Dark to Deep from bareMinerals is one of the top-selling highlighters. It has a pleasantly smooth and silky texture that allows you to build on the product as much as you prefer. You can go sheer with a natural glow with no foundation or go full glam and apply it intensely. No matter how intense you apply it, it never looks overdone or too orange. The formula makes sure it suits the skin tone perfectly. It will provide people with dark and deep skin tones a healthy bit of color and glow without being too fake. The results make you look like a bronze dewy goddess instead of someone who played with glitter a little too much. You can also get it in other different colors.