Keeping a youthful glow for women over 50 now comes packaged for delivery. Accentuating the angles of your face with a soft glow gives it the desired dimensions. Add a little highlighter along the top of your cheekbone to the edge of your brow bone and a little to the top of your lip bow will pop the cheek structure and make your upper lip appear fuller.
I prefer using creamy formula illuminators because a powder highlighter can make the skin appear dry. Even oily skin can use these highlighters effectively because they are designed to adhere to the skin.
High Beam Liquid Face Highlighter – Benefit Cosmetics is an angelic pink highlighter that imparts a dewy natural finish. This product is best used over foundation and your blush. Fair skin tones will find using this formula gives a healthy glow.
The Multiple Copacabana by Nars has a pearly glow. The low iridescence in this product makes it more glowing than frosted. I recommend this for fair and medium complexions.
Stila All Over Shimmer Liquid Luminizer in Pink Shimmer makes the perfect highlighter for light to medium skin types. The luminzer gives a natural glow by using soft focus pigments.
Clinque ‘Chubby Stick’ in Hefty Highlight is easy to use and very versatile. The convenient stick is designed for easy application. This long wearing oil free product is best for medium skin tones.
Getting dark skin tones to highlight can be a little tricky. In order to avoid getting an ashy glow, shy away from silvery highlighters. Golden, bronzy tones are best suited for medium to darker complexions.
Sun Beam Benefit Cosmetics is perfect for darker complexions. The depth of golden bronze glows against a richer skin tone. The light weight formula of this product makes it easy to apply.
Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector Topaz-golden bronze pearl gives a warm skin tone the exact amount of highlight without looking unnatural. The creamy liquid allows for an easy application.
So, pick up one of these illuminators today and see what a difference it makes.
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