Tag Archives: Highlight

Smashbox Step-By-Step Contour Stick Trio Review, Photos, Swatches

Smashbox’s Contour Stick Trio contains 3 cream pencils–Highlight, Contour, and Bronze–that you use to create a contoured and highlighted face. The kit also includes a sharpener and how-to insert. Continue reading

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em by Michelle Phan Chiaroscuro Contour And Highlighter Stick Review, Photos, Swatches

em Cosmetics is a new makeup line created by Michelle Phan. The line includes the Chiaroscuro Contour And Highlighter Stick, which is a cream-formulated product with a highlighter on one end and a contour color on the other. The stick is available in 4 shade duos. The shade depicted and reviewed here is Light. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Mirabella Brilliant Mineral Highlighter in “Shimmer Rose”

Mirabella’s new Brilliant Mineral formula is said to combine features of baked, fluid, and cream products. There are three (3) new bronzing shades and three (3) new highlighting shades. This review is for the Brilliant Mineral Highlighter in Shimmer Rose–a medium pink and silver shade. Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: NYX Tango with Bronzing Stix in “Tango and Highlight”

NYX offers 4 different shades of its Tango with Bronzing Stix, which are cream bronzers/blushes/highlighters in stick form. This review is for the shade Tango and Highlight–a very pale, shimmery gold. Continue reading

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Link Love: Contour & Highlight

Lisa Eldridge shows us the basics of highlighting and contouring. Enjoy! Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: Fresh Satin Luster Face Palette

This review is for Fresh’s Satin Luster Face Palette is a trio of cream illuminators for the face in the following colors:

  • China Pearl: white pearl
  • Peach Butterfly: beige pearl
  • Winter Rose: rose pearl

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Review & Swatches: Illamasqua Illuminator in “Poised”

Illamasqua’s Illuminators come in 4 different shades (3 available at Sephora) and are said to provide a reflective shine to the skin. The shade Poised–a cool, candy pink–is reviewed below. Continue reading

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MAC Hey, Sailor! Giveaway

There will be 2 winners for this giveaway. One winner will be chosen through the blog from entries via the widget above. There will be another winner chosen from Allura’s YouTube subscribers. So make sure to subscribe to the channel if you want to increase your chances of winning! Continue reading

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Review & Swatches: MAC Hey, Sailor! Highlight Powder in “Crew”

This review is for the limited-edition Highlight Powder releasing with MAC’s upcoming Hey, Sailor! Collection. This post includes photographs and swatches:

  • Crew: Soft peachy cream with fine shimmer

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Review & Swatches: FaceFront Paradise in Flight Flashlight Highlight Powders

This review is for the 3 new Flashlight Highlight Powders releasing with FaceFront’s upcoming Paradise in Flight Collection. These are a new product. This post includes photographs and swatches of the following colors:

  • Autofocus
  • Double Exposure
  • Gamma Ray

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