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Wear this over Benefit’s Posietint to achieve a lit-from-within look.

Benefit Cosmetics

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We don’t know about you, but if we had three beauty wishes, we’d go for killer cheekbones, glowing skin, and great lighting wherever we went. Since our resident genie seems to have gone missing, we rely on wonderous products instead. A perpetual award winner, Benefit’s High Beam subtly highlights and enhances your features — a necessity when you want to draw a little extra attention.

How to Use

Use your fingertips to paint a small amount on cheekbones, brow bones, and anywhere you want to add definition. Blend quickly. You can also mix a couple drops with your moisturizer or foundation for a dewy, radiant sheen.

Water, Propylane Glycol, Sesame (Sesamum Indicum) Oil, Mica, Isopropyl Palmitate, Isopropyl Lanolate, Stearic Acid, Safflower (Carthamus Tinctorius) Oil, Glyceryl Stearate, Titanium Dioxide, Polysorbate 60, Cetyl Alcohol, Jojoba (Buxus Chinensis) Oil, Magnesium Aluminum Silicate, Corn (Zea Mays) Starch, Triethanolamine, Talc, Oleth-20, Iron Oxides, Lanolin Wax, Simethicone, Sorbitan Stearate, Cellulose Gum, Methylparaben Diazolidinyl Urea, Propylparaben, BHA.

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Most Helpful Customer Reviews

I wear it every day!

Not only do I wear it everyday, but people consistently comment on how healthy my skin looks. I say it's my genes (thanks Mom!) but I owe a lot to High Beam! I've got big eyes and am prone to gigantic bags under my eyes, and High Beam is like walking around with someone holding perfectly flattering lights on you at all times. It highlights the good stuff and blends in the icky stuff. It's not concealer, but makes whatever you're highlighting stand out without being too obvious. A little at the top of my cheeks/bottom of my eyes, a tad on my browbones and I look like a stinkin' model. I LOVE THIS STUFF.

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Love it!
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This is a great product! Perfect for adding a lovely subtle glow to those areas you want to highlight, like those high cheek bones! This is especially relevant with the popularity of contouring these days. Highly recommended!

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Looks natural
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Matched my skin tone well. I like the little brush and I think it highlights everything well without making me look done-up and like I'm trying hard.

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Neat Product
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I like the idea of this stuff, just not real sure how to apply it and use it. Like the color and it smells really good.

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Love this!
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This is a wonderful product. Has the right amount of sheen to it and adds the pefect finishing touches to any look. Would definitely buy this.

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Nice!
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This highlighter added some nice brightening effects. I usually don't use highlighter but would consider using it for special occasions.

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High beam

It looked really nice but I don't use blush or any product on my cheeks other than foundation. Might try it in the future

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HIGH praise!

This high beam gets HIGH praises! Adds a fantastic natural glow to your cheeks!

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I never use highlighters ever so this was really a first for me. It works as promised. It surely is shiny and brightens your skin wherever you put it. I didn't enjoy the results though. I removed it immediately. I really don't recommend this for anyone with a very fair complexion like myself. It just didn't look right.

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Best!

Best high lighter I've used, it has a great shimmer and looks beautiful.

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