I was pretty excited to receive this today. I had been gawking over it for a month on Birchbox before I finally decided to break down and purchase. Alas, it arrived! To my dismay, I applied it on my face: temples/checks, bridge of nose, cupid's bow and brow bone but -- I saw nothing. I then decided to apply it to my hands with a very heavy finger and yet -- the spot just looked shiny. I get the idea that this is suppose to be a very light highlighter that isn't too noticeable, however I wasn't expecting it to be nonexistent. The living luminizer shows up more like a glossy look rather than a highlight. My co-worker and I played the game me walking under different lights and her yelling, "there!" when she could notice the glow. And even then it was VERY subtle. She has a darker complexion so I thought to try it on her and it showed up beautiful on her. She is a more chocolate skin tone -- just to give you reference. I am more of an olive skin tone. I really wanted
to love this. I'm sad that this didn't turn out as I hoped. The idea of a subtle highlighter that makes you look refreshed sounded amazing. Unfortunately, all I got was glossy :-/
Perhaps I will play with it a little more and see if I can get it to work but if not -- it looks like this best-selling product will be going back. Bummer.
I gave it two stars for the moisturizing factor. You lucked out on that one, Living Lum, lol.