5 Highlighters to Make a Summer Bride Glow

Hair & Beauty
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Photo: Bela Adler

There are so many options for your bridal beauty look — from soft and romantic to bold and dramatic. But one universally flattering wedding makeup look is a fresh, healthy glow. During the warmer months, when our skin is already glistening, it's important as a summer bride to pick highlighters with light-weight formulas to avoid looking greasy. There are so many different formulas, shades, and intensities to pick from, so we streamlined your choices and rounded up our top 5 highlighter picks to help you get that sun-kissed glow on your wedding day.


Photo: Courtesy of Glossier

1. For an all-day glow without the glittery effect, Glossier's Haloscope highlighter, infused with genuine crystal extracts, is your go-to beauty buy. (Haloscope highlighter, $22, available at Glossier)

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2. The sheer coverage from the light reflecting pearls in BECCA's liquid highlighter means it's perfect mixed in with moisturizers and primers for a natural glow, or layered with another highlighter for an intense shine. ("Shimmering Skin Perfector" liquid highlighter, $41, available at BECCA)

Photo: Courtesy of Elcie

3. Elcie's Glow Enhancer dry oil packs a double punch with its moisturizing mix of jojoba and rose-hip oils and shimmering glitter fragments. Try mixing it into your foundation for a dewy, hydrated finish. ("The Glow Enhancer" dry oil, $48, available at Elcie)
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Photo: Courtesy of Neiman Marcus

4. Your face shouldn't be the only part of you that glows on your wedding day. This body oil from Tom Ford will give your entire body a luminescence that will last through every dance. ("Soleil Blanc" shimmering body oil, $98, Tom Ford available at Neiman Marcus)

Photo: Courtesy of Sephora

5. We would be remiss not to add this cult classic to our list of glow-inducing favorites. Swipe on NARS' light-reflecting liquid illuminator for a fresh peachy-pink flush of color on your cheeks. ("Orgasm" illuminator, $30, NARS available at Sephora)

See More: The Beauty Products That Will Give You A Radiant Bridal Complexion

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