7 Key Places to Apply Skin Illuminators

by Diana Ajih on March 23, 2010

in beauty

Rihanna using NARS Orgasm Illuminator

How to Apply Skin Illuminator

Looking to achieve that glow like all the Hollywood starlets? Enhance your skin’s glow with a skin illuminator. Skin Illuminators are used to brighten skin and to add a healthy glow while highlighting you best features. Just look at Rihanna makeup look.

Illuminators contain very small particles that captures light for endless sparkle.

So How Do I Choose the Best Skin Illuminator?

Illuminators come in several different types such as: liquid, powder, and cream form. Choosing the best illuminator for you shouldn’t be difficult. Whether its a  NARS or MAC illuminator, it all depends on your skin type.

  • Powder- Oily/Acne Prone Skin
  • Cream- Dry Skin
  • Liquid- All skin types for all over glow

Where to apply illuminator on my skin?

How to apply illuminator- To use illuminators, you can apply to these areas:

  • Forehead
  • Cheekbones
  • Lips
  • Brow Bone
  • Down Nose bridge
  • Inner corners of the eyes
  • All over body

For just a hint of glow, another trick is applying it under your foundation. It will truly brighten the face.

First time using one? Check out my pick on best skin illuminators!

  1. Clarins Instant Light Complexion Perfector $28.50
  2. Maybelline Mineral  Powder Illuminator All Over Sheer Loose Powder $11
  3. Stila All Over Shimmer $22
  4. Boots No.7 Skin Illuminator $16
  5. NARS Orgasm Illuminator $29
  6. Laura Mercier Tinted Moisturizer SPF 20 Illuminating $42
  7. Clinique Uplightening Liquid Illuminator $22.50

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