Highlight Pens

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for Highlight Pens.

Highlighting your face with a spark of color has become a popular trend in recent years. One of the best ways to highlight your face is with a highlighter pen. They are easy to use and can be applied easily and conveniently. Here are some of our favorites.

GUERLAINPrecious Light Illuminator and Concealer

Size: 0.05 oz/ 1.5 mL·ITEM: 1197938

Color: 01

113 Reviews


I've tried several illuminating pens from other brands. This one was a winner for me; it's my second go-round for this product. ...This pen makes me look dewy without looking like a pearlized wreck.

What it is:
A concealer that hides all imperfections and awakens the skin's youthfulness in a single step.

What it does:
Guerlain's new Precious Light Rejuvenating Illuminator hides all imperfections and awakens the skin's youthfulness with a single click of its magic wand brush. This must-have makeup tool employs an exclusive double-sided Gold Radiance Pigment: The opaque side targets imperfections and dull zones, toning down the appearance of wrinkles, dilated pores, and pigment irregularities, while the golden side reflects light.

tarteBig Ego™ DIY Brow™ Detailing Pen

Size: 0.033 oz/ 1mL·ITEM: 2400612

Color: Dark Brown - medium & dark brown hair

26 Reviews


It’s a staple in my makeup bag. The pen gives a microblading effect with amazing pigment. ...Loving how easy it is to apply, especially being a thicker pen helps. The color blends in with natural hair when using the spoolie.

What it is: A do-it-yourself brow-detailing pen that will brush on effortless brows.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Tea Tree Oil: Nourishes and conditions brow hair.
- Vitamin E: Acts as an emollient and antioxidant.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, and triclosan. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This precision, angled brush tip softly flicks on hair-like strokes with bristles that mimic real hair growth. It tints and fills in sparse areas to create the look of fuller brows while locking down for waterproof, sweatproof, and smudge-proof wear. It also includes a spoolie to comb through brows.

Anastasia Beverly HillsSuperfine Micro-Stroking Detail Brow Pen

Size: 0.017 oz / 0.5 mL ·ITEM: 2382752

Color: Caramel

934 Reviews


I definitely recommend this pen, it provided the perfect color for my black eyes brown to my highlight hair. ...I use Anastasia brow wiz and decided to try the brow pen. I find the brow pen is way better at filling in thinner areas and has a more precise application.

What it is: A waterproof, superfine-tipped pen ideal for creating realistic hair-strokes that will give you your most natural-looking brows yet.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, mineral oil. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Use the sharp, flexible brush tip to easily build dimension by micro-stroking in areas you want more fullness, creating unparalleled hair-like detail with precision. The waterproof formula glides on effortlessly with a featherlight feel and mimics natural hair.

Benefit CosmeticsBrow Microfilling Eyebrow Pen

Size: 0.02 oz/ 0.77 mL·ITEM: 2382851

Color: Light Brown

1.2K Reviews


The 3 tip helped make it look more natural than other pens I have used. Definitely recommend!...LOVE IT - Most natural brow pen on the market...I didn't have to store the pen vertically with the tip facing up or blot the benefit brown pen to prevent oversaturation like with other pens.

What it is: A pen for the microbladed look made easy that creates the illusion of natural brow hair with three ultrafine lines in a single stroke.

What Else You Need to Know: Like a microblading appointment in your makeup bag, this eyebrow pen is a waterproof, smudge-proof ink pen that creates the illusion of real eyebrow hairs with three ultra-fine lines in a single stroke. Designed to blend in seamlessly with existing hairs, it instantly creates a microbladed effect.

Clinical Results: In a self-evaluation by 104 women after 1 week:
- 92% said it was easy to apply
- 96% said brows looked thicker
- 91% said it draws hair-like strokes

Benefit CosmeticsHigh Brow Dual Ended Highlighting Eyebrow Pencil

Size: 2 x 0.04 oz/ 1.2 g·ITEM: 2451052

Color: Deep - rich caramel (matte end)/ warm bronze (shimmer end)

22 Reviews


I use the frosted end as a highlight in the inner corner of my eyes, under my brow and sometimes as a natural highlight in the middle of my eyelid. ...The dual ended two color highlight really does define the brow. I don’t understand why hold at their bottoms pink at the top is the rule but it seems to work.

What it is: A dual-ended matte-and-shimmer pencil that helps highlight brow bones.

What Else You Need to Know: This dual-ended matte-and-shimmer pencil helps highlight brow bones. It features Benefit Cosmetics’ creamy matte High Brow on one end and glowy, shimmery High Brow Glow on the other end. It comes in three shade combinations to flatter light, medium, and deep skin tones.

MAC CosmeticsMineralize Skinfinish Face Powder

Size: 0.35 oz/ 10 g·ITEM: 2093664

Color: Soft & Gentle - gilded peach bronze

24 Reviews


good highlight...This highlight is fine, I got it based off of a few friends recommending it to me. ...Sometimes you don’t want too much highlight and blind your coworkers. I had this highlight for 3 years and still haven’t finished it since you only need a light touch.This product you can build to medium coverage for highlight, it has a nice warm bronzed highlight.

What it is:
A luxurious powder with M·A·C Multi-Mineral Complex that adds highlights to the face and body.

What it does:
This luxurious, slow-baked, velvety-soft, domed face powder offers a radiant finish. Strategically buff on to add highlights to the high points of the face, or blend all over for a sheer luminous polish to the skin. It features the M·A·C Multi-Mineral Complex and vitamin E.

What else you need to know:
This product is dermatologist and ophthalmologist tested and non-acnegenic. After adding product on your brush, mist brush with Prep + Prime Fix + and apply to high planes of face for a more intense, metallic highlight.

Rare Beauty by Selena GomezPositive Light Liquid Luminizer Highlight

Size: 0.5 oz/ 15 mL·ITEM: 2362192

Color: Flaunt - bronze gold

2.5K Reviews


One of my favorite highlights of all time. Its not going to be a overly glittery blinding highlight. ...the prettiest highlight!! for someone who over highlights this is one of my favorites!

What it is: A silky, second-skin liquid highlighter that creates a lasting, soft, and luminous finish.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Packed with light-reflecting pearl particles and a botanical blend of lotus, gardenia, and white waterlily, this multidimensional formula lends skin a dewy glow in seconds. Mix this weightless liquid highlighter with foundation or layer it across the high points of the face for instant radiance.

Benefit CosmeticsDandelion Twinkle Highlighter

Size: 0.28 oz / 8 g·ITEM: 2520484

Color: Full Size - soft nude-pink

234 Reviews


It is very pretty though for a more natural highlight, but I personally like more bold highlights... ...I bought this and use it everyday even over my becca and Bobbi Brown highlights so I would recommend a million times over!

What it is: A soft nude-pink, superfine powder highlighter with a shimmer finish.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance.

What Else You Need to Know: This superfine baked powder highlighter gives a light-reflecting, luminous glow, a soft-focus blurring effect, and a shimmer finish. It builds effortlessly, blends seamlessly, and feels weightless.

Westman AtelierSuper Loaded Tinted Cream Highlighter

Size: 0.14 oz/ 4g·ITEM: 2415065

Color: Peau de Peche - soft pearlized bronze suede

184 Reviews


I’ve swatched this versus two other popular highlights: the Hourglass glitter strobe, and the four highlights on the Tarte ProGlow Palette (which has fair to more bronze highlight hues that i love). ...Confused: is it a highlight, blush, or bronzer?...I received this as a free sample, but am offering my honest opinion on this product after much experience with cream highlights and blush products.

What it is: A clean, award-winning, multipurpose cream highlighter that gives skin a luminous glow in three universal shades.

Coverage: Medium

Finish: Radiant

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Hyaluronic Acid: Boosts moisture.

- Jojoba Seed Oil: Improves hydration and strengthens skin’s moisture barrier.

- Caper Extract: Helps soothe, calm, and reduce the appearance of redness.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is gluten-free and cruelty-free.

GUERLAINMétéorites Illuminating Highlighter Powder Pearls

Size: 0.88 oz/ 25 g·ITEM: 1578285

Color: 03 Medium

683 Reviews


When I want a more intense highlight I go over this product with another highlight but ONLY on the highest point of my cheekbones. ...This product is really nice, it conceals the spots that you don't want, but highlights and makes you glow. Though it's a big pricey, it's wonderful and worth it.

What it is: An illuminating powder made up of light-diffusing pearls that minimize the look of flaws and add visible brightness to the skin.

What Else You Need to Know: GUERLAIN’s iconic handcrafted pearls have been reinvented with a boosted illuminating power. For the first time ever, Météorites’ Pearls incorporate GUERLAIN’s exclusive Stardust Technology, a spherical pigment contained within each pearl. This formulation diffracts light upon contact to envelop the skin in a halo of light. Each lightweight shade has a specific correcting action to offer the ultimate in luminous skin.

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