Wednesday, December 21st, 2011

Survey Says

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  • Best cheek highlighter?
  • Best brow highlighter?
  • Best face highlighter?

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36 thoughts on “Survey Says… December 21st, 2011

  1. Ali

    To be honest, I haven’t experimented to much but here’s what I use!
    Cheek: Benefit High Beam
    Brow: Vanilla Pigment
    Face: Mac Lustre Drops – Sun Rush

  2. Daria

    Best cheek highliter….has to be Benefit’s Sugarbomb!! Christine, I bought it soley on your recommendation, and I am absolutely in love with it.

    Best brow highliter….I do love MAC Shroom eyeshadow.

    Best face highliter…probably Guerlain Meteorites!

  3. Best cheek highlighter? Dior Amber Diamond
    Best brow highlighter? MAC Ricepaper
    Best face highlighter? MUFE Uplights

  4. Best cheek highlighter?: NARS Albatross.

    Best brow highlighter?: NYX Sahara.

    Best face highlighter?: I keep Stila powder highlighters in my kit.

  5. Mimi

    cheek: i love the Mac MSF
    brow: any shimmery shadow would do..depending on occasion
    face: lustre drops! love this stuff

    I’m waiting to try the BALM highlight

  6. Ana

    Best cheek highlighter? Benefit Watts Up
    Best brow highlighter? MAC Brule
    Best face highlighter? MAC Mineralize Skin Finish

  7. Joanne

    Cheek: Benefit Watt’s Up (I love it because it’s subtle and doesn’t show up on the skin other than as a glow! Other highlighters are either too subtle to show up, or shimmery on the skin :/)
    Brow: The pink shimmery shade on the Wet and Wild ColorIcon Trios in Silent Treatment
    Face: I try to avoid this since I already have oily skin. Any non-matte foundation already gives me a glow allover, haha

  8. Profile wp-user-avatar wp-user-avatar-60 alignnone photo of Liz Liz

    I just use theBalm’s Mary-Lou Manizer for everything.

  9. Val

    Cheek: discontinued prescriptives sheen cream in beam

    Brow: same, sheen cream in beam

    Face: physicians formula virtual powder or any pearls powder

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    Cheek:MAC magically cool liquid powder in Honey Rose
    Brow: MAC Phloof!
    Face: Stila all over shimmer luminizer in luminizer 3

  11. AlinaLerman

    Best cheek highlighter? MAC Msf Sogt&G
    Best brow highlighter? UD virgin
    Best face highlighter? i dont know.lol

  12. Best cheek highlighter?-highbeam
    Best brow highlighter?-urban decay virgin
    Best face highlighter?-benefit sugarbomb

  13. Best cheek highlighter?
    ELF Gotta Glow or a MAC MSF
    Best brow highlighter?
    MAC Brule
    Best face highlighter?
    ELF shimmering facial whip in Lilac Petal

  14. Jasmine

    Cheek: Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick- Nectar
    Brow: Champagne shade in Maybelline New York’s Rose Revolution Cream Eyeshadow Trio
    Face: Benefit Moonbeam

    Happy Holidays! :)

  15. Yazmin

    cheek : Light flush msf
    Eyes : Mac Lightfall eyeshadow or mac rose blanc eyeshadow
    Dace : Cheeky bronze msf!

  16. Sarah

    Best cheek highlighter? Diorskin Poudre Shimmer in Rose diamond or amber depending on how tan i am!
    Best brow highlighter? high beam by benefit is the perfect shade for this
    Best face highlighter? watts up by benefit or touche eclat or smashbox’s photo op are all really good so can’t choose!

  17. Flavia

    Cheeks: Nars Albatross
    Brow: Wet n Wild Creme Brulee
    Face: Physicians Formula Heart Powder….whatever its called :)

  18. Hunter

    Best cheek highlighter? Smashbox’s Prizm Shimmer is the most incredible highlighter. It catches the light and never looks disco, perfect for all ages. Even a little under the eyes brightens up the whole face in a very subtle way.

    For a more dramatic highlight, a la Kardashian or whatnot, The Balm’s Mary Lou Manizer has an amped-up champagnee shimmer that is really fun, and NARS New Order is great for fun disco glitter that is still not too chunky and stays on beautifully without migrating.

    Best brow highlighter? NARS Multiple in Copacabana or Urban Decay eyeshadow in Sin are both great for inner corner or browbone.

    Best face highlighter? Josie Maran Argan Illuminizer mixed in with any foundation or better yet tinted moisturizer gives such a beautiful, natural glow. Use more or less depending on how glowy you want to get.

    I love highlighters! I could talk about them all day :)

  19. Adelita

    Best cheek highlighter?
    » Benefit Girl Meets Pearl, Benefit Watts Up, NARS Nico

    Best brow highlighter?
    » M·A·C Naked Lunch, M·A·C Ricepaper, Benefit Creaseless Cream Eyeshadow/Liner RSVP

    Best face highlighter?
    » Meow Cosmetics Crystalline Cat Glow, M·A·C Strobe Cream, Estée Lauder Spotlight Skin Tone Perfector

  20. Becca

    Best cheek highlighter? pixi energy blush in no.3 Naturally Sunny
    Best brow highlighter? MAC Brule
    Best face highlighter? MAC Chez Chez Lame special reserve highlighting powder

  21. nikki

    Best cheek highlighter? Benefit Highbeam
    Best brow highlighter? Stila Kitten
    Best face highlighter? Benefit Highbeam

  22. Joanna

    * Best cheek highlighter? MAC cream colored base in Shell
    * Best brow highlighter? MAC blanc type. not big into shimmer on the brow bone, but if i had to i’d say something with a really fine shimmer, like ricepaper
    * Best face highlighter? Again I’d say Shell. it’s all i use personally. the more multi-functional a product is the better!

  23. Best cheek highlighter: Dior Amber Diamond Shimmer Powder
    Best brow highlighter: Inglot 330 with a bit of MAC Ricepaper is heavenly!
    Best face highlighter: I don’t really use one, but I’d love to try Strobe Cream/Liquid!

    • Em

      I use the Strobe lotion because I have combo/oily skin, but it and the cream version are amazing mixed in with moisturizer or foundation!

  24. Best cheek highlighter? Nars
    Best brow highlighter? UD Virgin
    Best face highlighter? Guerlain Meteorites

  25. Erica

    Hi! L<3ve your Blog… I love everything in make up and think even drugstore make up have good things to offer, but love celebrities brands…
    Cheek highlighter Laura mercier rose rendezvous this year amazing!
    Brow highlighter Thierry mugler one in a ball
    Face highlighter i don't know like all highlighters

  26. Sumer Muhammad

    Best cheek highlighter : BOBBI BROWN SHIMMER BRICKS
    Best brow highlighter: MAC NYLON E\S
    Best face highlighter:BOBBI BROWN SHIMMER BRICKS

  27. Shoshanna

    Cheek >> TheBalm’s Hot Mama
    Brow>> TheBalm’s Mary Lou-Minizer
    Face >> TheBalm’s Mary Lou-Minizer

  28. Tommy

    Cheek: Dior amber diamond
    Brow: Mac rice paper
    Face: Dior amber diamond

  29. Angie

    I use the same one for cheek and face it is the No.7 High Lights Illuminating Lotion. For brows I use Mac’s Brulee :D

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    Best cheek highlighter?benefit high beam butalso the Becca shimmering skin perfector!!! all life long!
    Best brow highlighter? don’t use… big mistake?!
    Best face highlighter?Becca shimmering skin perfector

  31. Profile wp-user-avatar wp-user-avatar-60 alignnone photo of Cat Cat

    All I can say is I love all of Benefit’s highlighters, they really know what they’re doing in that department!

    I like reading the other comments because I had no idea there were highlighters that worked for the whole face!

  32. Em

    MAC strobe lotion gives an awesome sheen that can be used all over the face (when mixed with lotion or foundation). Benefit Girl Meets Pearl is really pretty on the cheeks, and I usually reach for MAC Short Shorts or Naked Lunch for an eye highlighter.

  33. sunny

    cheek: Dior Amber Diamond (though for all you drugstore lovers out there, you need to check out NYX bronzing stix- #1 for light skinned ladies or #3 for darker skinned-they are super fabulous)

    brow: MAC ricepaper eyeshadow (drugstore: revlon toasted marshmallow-though it may be limited edition)

    face: MAC luster drops in sun rush (drugstore: just tried Boots No7 skin illuminator, pretty great stuff)

  34. haleii

    Best cheek highlighter? bobbi brown shimmer brick
    Best brow highlighter? high beam
    Best face highlighter? watts up