There are some things in life that are worth investing in: fine wine, cotton sheets and glowing skin. Luckily, we’ve got the latter part covered!
Whether you’re after an ethereal shine or a subtle shimmer, finding the perfect highlighter palette is a must-have for nailing that fresh-faced, glowy look. Whilst heavy contouring is on its way out, rocking a luminous and radiant visage is here to stay, which is why we’ve made it our mission to find some of the best highlighter palettes on the market.
Sure, they may rock a slightly higher price tag but we can guarantee that these palettes will deliver the ultimate glow-up that gets your complexion shining brighter than ever before.
What’s better than one glow-enhancing shimmer shade? Four! This highlighter quad allows you to contour your complexion with two highlighters before chiseling your cheeks with a sparkly blusher and bronzer shade. And yes, this palette can be used on all skin tones!
Get glowing with the internet’s favorite highlighter palette. Formulated with two different textures, this lavish highlighter quad makes highlighting and contouring easier than ever before. Each shade features a super blendable formula that creates a dewy glow, whilst the infused Karite butter nourishes the skin for a softer-than-soft finish.
Let your glam side shine bright with the Doll Beauty Hall Of Fame Palette. Featuring six lust-worthy shades, this palette lights up dull-looking skin tones and adds a pop of sparkly shimmer to the tops of your cheeks. The buttery formula blends seamlessly in for a second-skin finish that looks effortlessly flawless!
Add a pop of radiance to your complexion with the MAC Hyperreal Highlighter Palette. This palette arrives in four different shades to suit a variety of skin tones, ensuring a flawless finish with every use. Every shimmering color within the palette adds a swish of enviable sparkle, highlighting the high points of your face.
Sun-kissed highlights are just a brushstroke away, thanks to the Anastasia Beverly Hills Sun Dipped Glow Kit. Featuring four metallic shades, this sell-out palette complements all skin tones for a dazzling glow-up. The best part? It can be used on both the face and body for a tip-to-toe luminosity!
Glow like a goddess with this long-wearing palette from Natasha Denona. Delivering four epic shades, this glow-enhancing palette instantly adds warmth and brilliance to all skin tones. Discover champagne pinks and iridescent golds that can be used on the eyes, cheeks and lips, ensuring an all-over radiance!
Made using photoluminescent technology, this iconic highlighter palette from Hourglass leaves the skin with a naturally beaming finish, boasting a hint of warm, sheer color. Once applied, the complexion looks subtly brightened with a soft-focus finish that blurs out any skin impurities.
Let your skin shine bright whilst being treated to a surge of feel-good ingredients with the Too Faced Born This Way Turn Up The Light Highlighting Palette. Each shade features a blend of coconut water, alpine rose and hyaluronic acid to keep skin feeling just as good as it looks. Simply dust the highlighter over the high points of your face to unlock a brilliant new you.
Not quite had your fix of sparkles and shimmers? Check out our blog on The Best Bronzers for a Summer Glow for even more inspo!
Written by Ellie Child
With five years’ experience under her belt, Ellie has worked alongside a range of highly regarded makeup artists, giving her a real insight into what consumers should be spending their money on.