Our Best Beauty Secrets: How To Highlight Your Skin

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Like a lightbulb for your face, applying a bit of shimmer can brighten up any look. To achieve a dewy glow, InStyle Beauty Director Kahlana Barfield suggests applying equal parts foundation and bronzer to the back of your hand before mixing the two together with a damp sponge. "Dab the formula underneath the eye and work it evenly into the skin," she says in the video above. Then, blend onto the cheeks and forehead to achieve a natural-looking finish.

Want to recreate the look? Watch the video above for all the tips on how to get the look.


Hi, my name is Kahlana Barfield, beauty director at InStyle magazine. No one wants dry, cakey foundation. It's all about a nice, glowey complexion. So today we're gonna show you a quick tip on how to get the look. The first thing you want to do is apply equal parts luminizer and foundation to the back of your hand. Using a damp sponge, mix the two solutions together. Dab the formula underneath the eyes and work it evenly into the skin. In. [MUSIC] Then move to the forehead and blend it all the way around the face to make sure you've achieved a thorough finish. [MUSIC]
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