What better time than now to take that sexy sun-kissed skin to the next level? From a few newbie’s to coveted cult classics, check out these seven decadent illuminators that will keep you ravishingly radiant all summer long.
Charlotte Tilbury Wonder Glow ($55; charlottetilbury.com)
For an instant pick-me-up, Ms. Tilbury has got you covered–literally. This liquid textured elixir glides on seamlessly and wakes up any dullness and dehydration. Plus, it acts as anti-aging aid through key boosters such as collagen boosting peptides and patented wrinkle-preventing ingredients.
NARS Dual-Intensity Blush ($45; narscosmetics.com)
Each shade duo features a cross between blush and bronzer giving you the best of both worlds when trying to achieve a natural luminosity. The formula has a soft touch and doesn’t feel too heavy on your skin. Heighten the amount of pigment payoff by dampening your blush brush before applying to the apples of your cheeks.
Make Up Forever Bronze Fusion ($36; sephora.com)
Speaking of longer days in the hot sun, here is a glow getter that’s waterproof and will not melt away in the heat. Available in 6 shades and 2 different finishes (luminous matte and softly iridescent), a few swipes gives you a lit-from-within look that is simply stunning.
Jay Manuel Beauty Skin Face Lift ($32; jaymanuelbeauty.com)
Innovation at it’s finest; this 2-in-1 magic wand made up of ultra-fine gemstones allows you to effortlessly sculpt and highlight areas of the face as well as the décolletage. Big Bonus: There is a built-in brush that distributes just the right amount of product to keep your from wasting.
LORAC Tantalizer Baked Bronzer in Golden Glow ($33; loraccosmetics.com)
Get red-carpet radiance in the blink of an eye with this terra cotta baked bronzing powder that keeps you shining hours after the sunsets. Plus, you can be insta-glamorous on the go as the compact includes a bronzing brush on top and a mirror right below. Double win? Yes!
Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick ($44; bobbibrowncosmetics.com)
Now here is your daily go-to for a little bit of bronze, highlight, and plenty of pretty. Go ahead and use your fingers to play up the high planes of your cheeks, down the bridge of your nose, forehead, and even your eyes.
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