Review: LORAC Perfectly Lit Luminizing Powder
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Hi lovely makeup geeks! I hope your week has been going great so far and that your summer has been a fun one!
Today I have another review for you for the Perfectly Fit Oil-Free Luminizing Powder. I’ve been using this new cheek highlighter lately that has been giving me a beautiful, natural glow for the summer. I switched from my Armani Fluid Sheer to a powder as my skin has been a bit more oily in this hot, muggy weather. I found this Lorac Luminizing Powder to work perfectly for me as it’s a powder highlighter vs a liquid, plus it’s easier to travel with since it comes in a sleek case which is great to take with you in your purse to work or pack for traveling.
The Perfectly Lit Luminizing cheek highlighter comes in a powder that is shimmery, but not glittery like many other highlighters on the market. The texture is very smooth and creamy and gives a natural glow to my skin. The color I have been using currently is “Spotlight” which is a gorgeous warm beige color! This is the perfect shade for summer month when my skin is darker. If I had to choose just one color, it would be this one. Luminous is great for fair skin and Radiant is best for dark skin.
The highlighter comes in 3 shades:
- Luminous – Golden Cream/Champagne
- Spotlight – Warm Beige
- Radiant – Golden Brown
There are two ways you can apply a highlighter. The first method is to use a stiff foundation brush like the Makeup Geek Flat Foundation Brush which will provide more control over the product. Or you can use a cheek highlighting brush like the Makeup Geek Cheek Highlighter Brush to achieve a nice all over glow to the cheeks.
The only downside to this product is the price: it is $32.00 USD for .34 ounces. For me, the price is a little much for what it actually is, but this does last a very long time so it’s not something you will have to repurchase a lot. I do like the sleek, convenient compact which is great to throw in your purse or makeup bag for travel.
- Powder form which is great for summer months or oily skin.
- Is shimmery, but not sparkly or glittery like some highlighters
- Convenient compact, great for travel or purse
- Gives a nice glow to the cheeks and adds luminosity
- Just a tad pricey… ($32 USD)
- Product: 5
- Packaging: 5
- Quality: 4
- Price: 3
- Would I Buy Again: Most Likely
Overall, I really like this product especially for the summer months. The packaging is great although the price could be a little less. If you want to find a good alternative, you can use a little bit of eyeshadow to your cheeks to accomplish the same effect. Some good examples would be Makeup Geek’s “Shimma Shimma” or for a more golden glow, use “Bleached Blonde”