A highlighter is a cosmetic product that is used in order to reflect light. It brightens the part of the face or body that it is applied to. It is basically used for the purpose of contouring, while giving a perception of angle and depth. It is responsible for completing a makeup look.
This highlighter by Maybelline- the Maybelline New York Metallic Highlighter is currently one of the best ones in the makeup world today. Maybelline is a trusted brand and each of their products is well sold. This highlighter is one more of Maybelline’s amazing product range. This highlighter has a molten element, which is responsible for providing an effortless look. It efficiently envelopes your skin giving it a radiant metallic look. It is considered to be one of the best highlighters for face makeup. It is the secret to many women’s luminous looking skin.
It is a highlighter in the form of a powdered substance. Thus, it is extremely easy to use. All you need to do is apply it on your face with the help of a highlighter brush. It offers a melted metallic finish and glow to the skin. It also has pearl pigments, which work towards providing a reflective finish on your skin. This results in the appearance of glowing skin for as long as you wear the product. This highlighter is available in a number of two shades; molten gold and molten rose gold.
· This highlighter has a warm metallic sheen which makes your skin look radiant and glowing.
· It has certain reflective pigments.
· This highlighter offers a bold glow to your face.
· This highlighter can also be applied lightly if you are aiming for a subtle makeup look.
· It can also be applied for a heavy makeup look as well.
· The highlighter is in the form of loose powder.
· It is extremely easy to use.
· Offers a seamless and effortless look.
· It is ideal for normal skin type.
· Shades available- Molten gold, which is best suited for medium to deep skin tones, and rose gold, which is best suited for fair to medium skin tones.
· It features Wet Technology, which is responsible for creating a rich and heated tone effect.
· It features metallic pearls, which give reflective chrome sheen.
· This Maybelline Highlighter works the best when used with other products like Master Brush, Concealer and Fit Me Blush.
How to Use
1. Step 1- Apply the highlighter to your fingertips or to a highlighter brush.
2. Step 2- Sweep or blend the highlighter onto desired areas. The main areas to be covered with a highlighter are cheekbones, brow bones, and down the bridge of the nose.
3. Step 3- Blend in the highlighter properly to achieve a seamless metallic glow.
According to me, this Maybelline New York Metallic Highlighter is by far the best highlighter I have used! Its glow and radiance is subtle and looks natural on skin, unlike some other highlighters that give a very fake looking glow. It is easy to apply, and you need not be a makeup expert in order to use this highlighter. I have been using this highlighter for months now, and have gathered many complements in all parties and events that I have worn this highlighter to! Go ahead and try this highlighter, and watch how you become the centre of attention at every event!