New TikTok trend: Green Highlighter19.08.2022
We pay so much attention to the type of highlighter that we use, whether it is powder, cream, or liquid. Have we forgotten about color? Particularly, the green highlighter has been a big hit on social media. It’s the James Webb telescope effect. We’ve seen so many people online reaching for this galactic, out of-this-world-color payoff.
Instagram user glamxbrit stunned her followers with her neon green shadow, which she applied down to her cheekbones. She used Colourpop Mint to Be Eyeshadow Palette and applied the shimmer with her finger tips. She says that this way, the shimmer shines through.
We all know how green can conceal redness and breakouts. But what about the benefits of using this color as a highlight color? Melissa Murdick, a Los Angeles makeup artist, was consulted to discuss the benefits of undertones for most people even if they choose a bold color.
Murdick states that green highlighter looks best on people with warmer skin tones. Murdick states that pinker skin tones will look pinker if green is used as a color in color theory.
TikTok user blendedbymaddyh suggests r.e.m. if you are looking for just a hint of color. beauty Interstellar Highlighter Topper for mama earth. It’s a highlighter topper, so she layers it over Jaclyn Cosmetics Accent light Highlighter in Mesmerized. She says, “It’sn’t that green. It just brightens [the base highlights].”
With a small fluffy brush, she applies the colors to the base. This creates a subtle color transition and is perfect for those who want to experiment with green highlighter, but aren’t ready to spend the money.
Although this color isn’t for everyone, it’s an interesting alternative to the more traditional highlighter colors that have been around for a while. Murdick states that it feels fresher and adds a little more personality to your appearance. We couldn’t agree more.
These are our top picks for green eye shadows. They can be used as green highlighters, and you can choose from a subtle or dramatic tint.
- ColourPop Jelly Much Shadow in Heartthrob
- Danessa Myricks Infinite Chrome Flakes Multichrome Gel for Eyes & Face
- Jaclyn Cosmetics Accent Light Highlighter
- r.e.m. beauty Interstellar Highlighter Topper in Mama Earth