The Best Dewy Highlighters of 2020

Whether baring a fresh face with minimal makeup or sporting a full glam look, highlighting is always the perfect cherry on top of the make-up cake. From subtly luminous and radiance-enhancing, to the all-out wet look and full-on shine, highlighters can be used in multiple ways to enhance bone structure and boost the appearance of skin health.

Below, discover our selection of the best highlighters for any occasion.

Linda Hallberg Infinity Glass

If you want to create the high-shine, glass skin effect then Linda Hallberg’s Infinity Glass will answer all of your prayers. The transparent gel is lightweight and non-sticky, leaving a noticeable sheen on the skin. Applied either as a primer or highlighter, this multifunctional high-gloss gel is not for the faint-hearted.

Florence By Mills Bouncy Cloud Highlighter

Bouncy, buildable and injected with a pop of shimmer, the Florence by Mills collection of highlighters come packaged in three luminating shades to cater to a range of skin tones. The highly pigmented formula melts seamlessly into the skin leaving an instant glimmer whether applied with your finger or sponge. 

Kevyn Aucoin Glass Glow Face

If there is any brand that knows how to shape, highlight, and contour the face to prefection it’s Kevyn Aucoin. The Face and Body Illuminator is both lightweight, hydrating, and perfectly designed to target glow exactly where you want it. What’s more, the formula includes passionfruit oil and marula oil to naturally boost skin’s radiance in the long-term too.

Makeup Revolution Illuminate & Glow

Packed with the perfect amount of shimmer, Illuminate & Glow melts into the skin and creates a lit-from-within luminosity, perfect for brightening skin before applying your complexion base products.

Juvia’s Place Heroine Glow II

Baked and powder highlighters might seem old school but shouldn’t be slept on if you want a tailored glow, built up layer by layer. Start by coating your brush in a hydrating setting mist, whip your brush in your highlighter, and dapple on the areas you want to highlight. The perfect result is achieved with Heroine Glow II – the baked highlighter is infused withmulti-dimensional pigments for a natural but noticeable finish.

Cover FX Custom Enhancer Drops

Versatile, buildable, and customisable, Celestial is the perfect liquid highlighter to create a flawless finish with minimal effort required. Whether you want a natural and healthy glow or a blindingly bright layered highlight, the Custom Enhancer Drops provide a seamless sheen of radiance across the skin.