My Makeup Collection: Highlighters

I have a lot of highlighters… like A LOT of them. So I thought I’d share the ones I have, and which are my favourite!

Anastasia Beverly Hills X Nicole Guerriero Glow Kit

I love this kit! I think I could survive just on this glow kit if I HAD to bin the rest of my highlighters. Each highlight is BLINDING AF and I love the colour range. The last highlighter (143) is a bit dark for me, but works as a really nice bronze eyeshadow. Each highlighter is super smooth like buttah.

Swatches are shown under natural light. From top to bottom: Kitty Kat, Forever Young, Daydream, Forever Lit, Glo Getter and 143.

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Colourpop Super Shock Cheek and Pressed Powder Duo

The Colourpop Super Shock Cheek highlighters are very unusual as they aren’t powdery. They kinda feel spongey and are best used with a finger or a beauty sponge. I use the shades Wisp and Churro for a more natural glow. The shade Whipped is a bit too pink and shiny for me. The Knockout Pressed Powder Duo is something I use almost everyday. The blush is nice and the highlighter is super golden, and makes your cheek look almost wet.

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Swatches from top to bottom: Like to Watch, Churro, Whipped, Wisp

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Becca Highlighters

Becca highlighters are more on the pricey side, but they are really soft, blinding and blendable. Since I’m a fan of Jaclyn Hill, I bought the shade Champagne Pop, and got the shade Opal in a Sephora Favourites set. I really like how they just melt into the skin for a “lit-from-within” kind of intense glow.

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Top to Bottom: Opal, Champagne Pop

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Miscellaneous Liquid/Stick Highlighters

I dont use liquid or stick highlighters very often as I find them a bit tedious to blend out. Two of the ones I have from Benefit came in sets, and hence aren’t full size. I really dislike the High Beam one, as it gives a white cast and just doesnt blend very well. I like the Watts Up highlighter, but only when I put it on my cupid’s bow, as it doesn’t blend very well on the cheeks. I also have a mini version of the Cover FX Custom Enhancer Drops in Moonlight. I LOVE IT. I only have a small version as it came in a Sephora Favourites set, but you only need 3 drops to make your cheek bone POP. They’ve only just FINALLY released full sized versions in Sephora Malaysia, but they are soooo expensive (RM199). I really want to get more of them though!

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Swatches from top to bottom: High Beam, Watts Up and Moonlight

So I didn’t do a good job of saying which are the best (because I love them all) but I would definitely say the Anastasia BH X Nicole Guerriero Glow Kit is essential, and definitely lives up to the hype!

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