Becca Cosmetics Shimmering Skin Perfector Pressed Highlighter in Pearl, $65 at sephora.com.au
This creamy cult-favourite formula is beloved across the board, but we’re particularly partial to this pearlescent hue, perfect if you’d prefer a frosty finish over a golden glow.
Dior Diorskin Mineral Nude Luminiser Powder in Nude Glow, $84 at sephora.com.au
Revive your skin’s radiance instantly with this holographic highlight powder; this champagne shade is surprisingly universal, designed to adapt to and flatter a wide array of skin tones.
Hourglass Ambient Lighting Infinity Powder, $80 at mecca.com.au
If you prefer bronze-y brightness to concentrated sparkle, this face-flattering powder imparts a soft-focus effect, blurring, smoothing and luminising the skin without overdoing the shimmer.
Tom Ford Sheer Highlighting Duo in Reflects Guilt, $126 at myer.com.au
Finding it tricky to select just one shade? This dewy-finish duo houses a shimmery (but not glittery) yellow and rose gold colour combo, offering the perfect powder pairing for a grown-up glow.
Ilia DayLite Highlighting Powder in Starstruck, $54 at mecca.com.au
As buildable, buttery and blendable as it is beautiful, this powder is the ideal introductory illuminator, allowing you to start subtle and work your way up to supercharged shine.
Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in Bronze, $78 at bobbibrown.com.au
There are versatile highlighters, and then there’s this. Featuring five bars of glistening colour, the shades can be swept on individually or swirled together for a multifaceted bronze glow.
Chanel Le Lion De Chanel Illuminating Highlighter, $93 at myer.com.au
We’ll admit it seems a shame to tamper with the regal lion’s head carved into this luxurious powder, but we promise the subtly shimmer-spiked golden pigment will be worth it.