Highlighting. Strobing. These makeup buzzwords have been making the rounds, and there is no shortage of products promising to give you that oh-so-coveted glow—especially during in the dead of winter. Whether you want a healthy, dewy look or an Insta-worthy highlight, we’ve rounded up six of the best new products to help you along the way.
Keep scrolling to see our favorite new glow-givers!
Palette lovers, rejoice! A favorite among social-media mavens, these highlighters allow for maximum versatility. Each kit has four shades that suit every skin tone perfectly and can even be layered together to create a Gigi Hadid–worthy complexion.
Santos and Double Dip are two gorgeous highlighters from ColourPop’s collaboration with celebrity makeup artist Jamie Greenberg (her clients include Rashida Jones and Kaley Cuoco, to name a few). These two shades give you long-lasting, high intensity color—one a Champagne hue and the other a darker bronze—without leaving a big hole in your pocket.
This multitasking product from Jessica Alba’s line gives you a healthy glow and a smooth base for your makeup; the aloe vera–based formula soothes the skin, hiding any traces of the night before. Don’t like to wear foundation? This primer can be worn alone, too, leaving you with a luminous complexion.
An illuminator that improves your skin while giving a sun-kissed glow? Yes, please. These highlighters contain natural ingredients that not only moisturize the skin, but also repair and stimulates collagen. The three shades are versatile and perfectly match a variety of skin tones.
The pinnacle of luxury skincare, this gold-infused moisturizer from La Prairie is a makeup-skincare hybrid our skin can’t get enough of. Other than feeling exquisitely pampered, it also improves skin texture, rejuvenates skin, and softens the appearance of large pores—all while giving your complexion a lovely, subtle glow.
Don’t let the pretty packaging of these powders distract you—the silky formulas inside leave a high-definition finish and a flawless highlight. The powder blends seamlessly anywhere you sweep it, giving a radiant glow.
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