10 of the best golden highlighters for Christmas

10 of the best golden highlighters for Christmas

A golden highlighter at Christmas is like a chocolate orange in your stocking: simply essential.

We have selected the very best of the sparkling shimmers, which add radiance and light to tired and lacklustre winter complexions, so you’re ready for any Christmas party that comes your way.

Everything you need for a golden glow

Nothing says luxury quite like Chantecaille's Christmas collection, and this highlighter is simply divine. The limited edition compact is infused with micro-pearl pigments, which reflect light from the skin and give the complexion a lit-from-within glow.

Bobbi Brown's limited edition Highlighting Powder Trio is just sheer perfection for any beauty lover. With 3 highlighter shades, it's housed in a beautiful golden compact for complete luxury this Christmas.

The Chandelight Glow Highlighter from bareMinerals is perfect for those wanting to make waves with their glow intensity this Christmas. The powder has a luxurious creamy gel consistency, which glides onto the skin for a beautiful radiance.

Urban Decay's Naked Illuminated Powder looks just as stunning on the skin as it does in the pan. It has a peachy warmth to its golden base, making it perfect as a little blush if you want to go au naturale.

If you like the feel of a liquid highlighter, you will love Algenist's Drop and Glow Luminising Duo. Containing shades of Champagne and Rose, it makes the perfect mixer to add into foundation or moisturiser for an all over glow.

Another Christmas offering from the experts at Bobbi Brown, the Highlighting Powder in Moon Glow is a luxurious golden highlighter that adds a beautiful warmth and radiance to any complexion.

Illamasqua's Beyond Powder in EPIC has a subtle bronze-golden warmth to its base, making it perfect for perking up tired winter complexions. We love how creamy it feels in the pan and on the skin; it's simply divine.

Stila's Heaven's Hue Highlighter gives a stunning radiance to the skin thanks to its incredible light-reflecting properties. It's perfect for those times you need to look super glamorous and glowing.

If you love the look of a natural glow with a hint of colour on the cheeks, you will love the NARS Highlighting Blush Powder in Satellite of Love. It gives a beautiful sparkling sheen to the skin, which we simply can't resist, especially at Christmas time.

If you love new technologies and are specially into the beauty trends, you will love the Estée Lauder Double Wear Highlighting Cushion Stick. It comes in 3 shades, which can be customised to your skin tone, to make your skin appear glowy and illuminated.



Skincare Specialist

I am a big believer in the idea that beautiful Make Up begins with a superb skincare regime. I like to enhance my natural beauty rather than cover up and I am always on the lookout for great products which really work. When I am not writing about all things beauty, I like to do Yoga and I make an amazing brownie. It is all about balance!