Highlighter does best the work just as the name suggests, i.e it highlights your face! Yes, nowadays highlighters have become an unskippable part of your make-up look. It highlights the important features of the face like our cheekbones and eye crease to perfect our look. Highlighters are even able to correct the size and shape of the nose with proper use. It makes us look younger too!
There are a lot of shades of highlighter available in the market but not all complements the gorgeous Indian olive tone perfectly.
Read in to know more about some of the best shades of highlighters available in India.
1. Maybelline New York Face Studio Master Strobing Stick – Pink
Price: ₹ 700 for 10 g
Use this strobing stick to highlight your features and accentuate your cheekbones. It boasts of a creamy formula containing micro-fine pearls. It illuminates the face and blends in with the skin easily.
2. NARS Laguna Illuminator
Price: ₹ 1,950 for 30 g
This highlighter gives a subtle glow to the face to illuminate it. It glides easily over the skin and gives a semi-matte finish. It is a brown shade with golden shimmery undertone. It stays on the skin for quite many hours and is a multi-functional product.
3. NYX Born To Glow Liquid Illuminator – Sun Goodness
Price: ₹ 815 for 18 ml
It is a lightweight shimmery highlighter from NYX which can also be used as a foundation base. It exudes radiance and gives a natural glow. It even enhances the skin tone by evening it out and makes the skin look like its lit from within.
4. MAC Prep+Prime Highlighter – Peach Lustre
Price: ₹ 2,000 for 3.6 ml
It is a highlighter in the form of a pen which lends a sheer stain to the cheekbones to enhance them. It has a smooth texture and is soft on the skin. It can be used to touch up over make-up and blend it with the fingertips.
5. Lakme Absolute Highlighter – Moon Lit
Price: ₹ 725 for 9 g
This high-end limited edition highlighter gives off a reflective shimmery finish. It has two shades to choose from in the same product. Stroke along your jawline and cheekbones to get contoured look.
6. The Body Shop Honey Bronze Highlighting Dome – Bronze
Price: ₹ 1,095 for 6.5 g
This is lightweight illuminator which gives a warm natural flush to the cheeks. It has a creamy texture complete with a honeyed fragrance. It blends easily and the bronze color looks beautiful on the average olive tone of Indian women.
7. Colorbar Radiant Glow /E Clat Lumiere Glamour
Price: ₹ 525 for 1.6 ml
This highlighter gives a dewy look to the face and illuminates the entire look. It enhances the complexion and builds application. It imparts a vibrant glow to the face.
8. Makeup Revolution Vivid Shimmer Highlighter – Brick Rose Gold
Price: ₹ 650 for 20 ml
This highlighter makes you perfect that sunkissed glow look you were trying to pinpoint. It gives a rosy bronze colored glow to your cheeks. It consists of fine glittery particles which illuminates the face wherever necessary.
9. Revlon Photoready Skinlights Face Illuminator
Price: ₹ 1,075 for 20 ml
It comes in a pinkish shade which removes dull tired look from the face. It flushes the skin with a bright glow and makes the face luminous. It goes well with bright colors of Lehenga in Indian elaborate family functions.
10. L’Oreal Paris True Match Lumi Liquid Glow Illuminator – Golden Dore
Price: ₹ 799 for 20 ml
This highlighter from Lakme comes in two shades. The golden shade goes well with the Indian skin tone with warm undertones. It is lightweight in structure and has a luminizing effect on the face. It is packed with enough moisture to hide dry patches on the skin.
11. Bobbi Brown Highlighting Powder – Bronze Glow
Price: ₹ 3,400 for 8 g
This highlighter in the form of powder from Bobbi Brown has always been a cult favourite among Indian women. It gives a golden champagne like glow with its pearl infused shades. The texture is silky and glides smoothly on skin to give a sparkly look.
These gorgeous shades handpicked from well known reputed cosmetic brands are sure to bring out the features of your face rendering you more beautiful. Take a pick among these according to your skin tone and undertone for best results.