Blinding drugstore highlighters for all skin tones that are worth the hype

Don’t we all want our faces to glow like Alicia Keys and Valeria Lipovetsky? But with budget dues hanging over head how can one express love for high end highlighters? One certainly cannot. But who is stopping anyone from showering themselves with these affordable high quality drugstore highlighters and illuminators? No one really. 

Here are the top rated affordable drugstore highlighters that are nearly as good as high end highlighters; 

 1. Physician’s formula shimmering strips

HighlightersThe most highly rated affordable drugstore highlighter which is a favourite among beauty bloggers like Kathleen has shimmering strips in samples like Vegas, Riviera Miami and Waikiki each with a strip varying from dark to light colours which is complementary for every skin tone. 

2. Makeup revolution vivid shimmer bricks

Highlighters Makeup revolution has put up these shimmer bricks in samples radiant, rose gold, pink kiss and bronze kiss. However, the makeup revolution shimmer brick in radiant has remained an all time favourite for drugstore highlighters splurges. The best thing about the formula is that it is not chunky at all! 

3. Elf baked highlighters


The elf baked highlighters are all the rage because apart from being affordable they scream quality. Available in the samples pink diamonds, moonlight pearls and blush gems they are perfect for every day use. 

4. Wet n wild illuminating palette


Wet n wild has just given the highlighter’s mania another level to step up to. The illuminating palette is super pigmented and affordable. The best thing? It’s drugstore and super smooth formulated, apart from that it feels light on the skin!

5. L’Oréal magic lumi light infusing primer


From bloggers like Carli Bybel to Kathleenlights this primer is the holy grail go to all the time product. It gives a natural glow when used as a highlighter or mixed with foundation. It’s light on the skin and affordable, the perfect buy really! 

6. Maybelline master strobing sticks 


Theses strobing sticks from maybelline can easily be blended onto the skin and are specifically formulated to give a natural glow. They are present in light to dark shades perfect for every skin tone! 

Theses highlighters will up your glow game in no time, be sure to try them next time you are looking for a high end highlighter dupe!