Everday Highlight | The Makeup Mixup

An everyday highlight look using the Becca Shimmering Skin Perfecter in Opal.

Let’s talk about a new obsession – looking glowing and radiant with highlight! And when I saw that this week’s Makeup Mixup topic was all about highlight, I knew this was the post for me.

Not to mention it gives me the perfect excuse to use my new Becca Shimmering Skin Perfector I picked up for my birthday!

An everyday highlight look using the Becca Shimmering Skin Perfecter in Opal.

This liquid highlight is SO PRETTY! I could swipe it all over my face, but even a little dab right on the cheekbones is perfect for everyday looks. Let’s face it. It’s a great product for someone that’s a little bit of a dunce when it comes to makeup. Even if you slap it on the wrong spots, you just come across looking pretty and radiant.

An everyday highlight look using the Becca Shimmering Skin Perfecter in Opal.

The Becca highlight is a little pricey. BUT there are some new drugstore products that look great too! I really want to try the new Lumi illuminator products from L’Oreal. I am a huge fan of the Lumi BB Cream, but now there is a powder and liquid highlight to the line. Sign me up!

Are you a highlight fan? Favorite products? You just can’t go wrong with a glowing highlight for summer!

Making Mrs. M and Miranda Writes host a fun makeup link up every Thursday! So if you’re a non-makeup expert like me, good news! There are plenty of other experts linking up so you can get some inspiration.

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17 comments

  1. Jaelan says:

    Your highlight looks so great. I think I have some Becca products in my future–they seem all the rage right now. So pretty.
    I’m so glad you decided to link up with us! 😀 YAY! That lip color is genius on you, btw.

  2. Jlynn says:

    This is such a beautiful look! I love how it has a dewy look to it. It’s perfect for summer as well as the transition to fall! Also- you have such stunning eyes!! Great take on the prompt! I love it too because I’m not big on wearing makeup so this is totally a look I would rock. Love it!

    • Katie @ Cup of Tea says:

      Dewy! That was a word I was trying to think of. Yes – if you apply just a dab it’s just a glow. Do a little more and it transforms to being glowy! Both amazing, but different. Such a pretty product! I feel like it’s hard to mess up the highlight. Bronzer, blush, contouring – all can be messed up. But I can handle a highlight! 🙂

  3. Stephanie Eva says:

    Great look! You totally nailed the “glow”!! I had my eyes on Becca’s Shimmering Skin Perfector and just bought the Pressed Powder version of Moonstone yesterday!! It’s SO BEAUTIFUL, no!!?

    Much Love!!
    -Stephanie Eva

  4. Whitney says:

    That looks beautiful on you! I usually pop a little bit of champagne shadow on top of my blush as a highlighter – but that is an awesome product! Thanks for sharing!

    • Katie @ Cup of Tea says:

      I usually do that too. But this product was just so pretty I couldn’t resist! But the L’Oreal Lumi line looks like they just came out with something similar, and would love to try that next!

    • Katie @ Cup of Tea says:

      Since we’re both lovers of the Lumi BB cream, their liquid highlighter is bound to be delightful too 🙂

    • Katie @ Cup of Tea says:

      Thank you! And yes, when it comes to face stuff beyond the basics, I’m hopeless. But I could handle this! A little went a long way, too.

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