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Golden Globes Beauty: Get Your Glow On

PHOTOGRAPHED BY Joseph Shin

Forget contouring — strobing is the best way to highlight for your features and take your beauty game up a notch.

Contouring has come and gone, and now, strobing — facial highlighting that adds a dewy shimmer — is the new way to simulate bone structure and fresh skin (even on no sleep). 

To make sure you're looking your best and brightest on Sunday evening, try one of these highlighters on for size. They're exactly what you need for that perfect selfie. 

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Pearlescent Primer

Guerlain Paris Meteorites Primer’s gel pearls have multicolored microshimmer particles, which will give the complexion a multidimensional glow; $74, at Saks Fifth Avenue, Beverly Hills.

Brightening Powder

 

Bobbi Brown Highlighting Powder in Bronze Glow with pearls will make you look well-lit; $46, at Barneys New York, Beverly Hills.

Flawless Finish

Koh Gen Do Maifanshi Aqua Foundation Illuminator in Sheer Pink (shown here in sheer beige) can be dabbed on the C-zone (cheekbone up to brow bone), T-zone and chin on top of your foundation;$39 (available in February), kohgendocosmetics.com.

Illuminating Base

 

Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous Foundation in Ecru has mica (an opalescent mineral) to brighten skin; $48 (available in February), at Nordstrom, The Grove.

Shimmer Stick

 

Nars Hot Sand Illuminating Multiple in Peach Champagne can be swiped across the forehead for shimmer or used as a highlighter on cheekbones for added glow; $39, at Nars, West Hollywood.

Haute Highlighter

Yves Saint Laurent Touche Eclat Strobing Light pen has micropearls and other light-reflecting particles (dot onto cheekbones, bridge of the nose, cupid’s bow and underside of the brow); $42, at Saks Fifth Avenue, Beverly Hills.

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