It should come as no surprise that I am a massive fan of Nyx Cosmetics. You can bet on me having one of the brand’s Butter Glosses or Mega Shine Lip Glosses in my handbag at all times. What I love most about the brand is the variety of products and colors it offers, as well as the quality you receive for such an affordable price.
I have seen the Nyx Illuminators at my local Ulta, and finally decided to order the shade “Magnetic” online last week. Magnetic is a peachy-pink with very fine gold micro-glitter – the perfect combination for achieving a healthy, summer glow.
The formula of this illuminator is very soft and blendable, and can be worn as a bronzer, blush or highlight [and is incredibly flattering worn any of these ways!]. Being that it is for face and body, I can see applying it to the tops of shoulders when I have a bit of a tan going on in the summer [let’s be honest – a fake tan with St. Tropez Bronzing Mousse]. If you’re not into glitter I still think that you should give this illuminator a try as the individual particles really aren’t visible when applied; instead, it adds a beautiful golden sheen to the cheeks.
I get about 8 hours of wear with this illuminator, and find that it really doesn’t fade at all throughout the day. I also really appreciate how much product you get [0.33oz] for a mere $9.00.
All in all I am, well, obsessed with this Nyx Illuminator, as I am with most Nyx products that I try! You get incredible quality and a ton of product with this glow-y, versatile product, and I will absolutely be picking up the shades Chaotic, a dark pink, and Narcissistic, a golden-champagne.