Five Awesome Strobing Sticks 


Five Awesome Strobing Sticks

The other day I got out of the shower, got dressed, put on my moisturiser and the absentmindedly reached for a strobing stick and swiped it over my cheeks and brow bone. When I popped to the bathroom later I caught a glimpse of myself in the mirror and thought ‘damn! My cheekbones look good’. That’s when I remembered I had used a strobing stick earlier and everything started to make a little more sense. That’s the thing about these highlighters, they are quick and easy to use and give great results to minimal make-up looks as well as heavier looks. Want to know my current favourites?


Revlon Photoready Insta-fix Highlighting Stick

I discovered this Revlon Photoready Insta-fix Highlighting Stick by chance, which is crazy as it is now one of my favourites! It has an amazing cream-to-powder formula and it comes in two gorgeous and super shimmery shades. It’s funny, I never think of Revlon as one of my go-to brands, but everything I own by them, I really love.


Clinique Chubby Stick Sculpting Highlighter

Holy Smokes! This Clinique Chubby Stick Sculpting Highlighter is shimmer-tastic, it’s got a stunning hi-shine finish and really does reflect every shred of light, it’s pearlescent almost to the point of being holographic! Perfect for the cheekbones and brow bones, but a little too intense to use down my nose and around my cupids bow. For hi-shine, hi-shimmer fans, this is a stunner and it believe me, it will last you for months and months!


Barry M Illuminating Strobe Cream

I might be wrong, but I am pretty sure Barry M were one of the first budget brands to release a strobing stick. It was a bit of a lightbulb moment and instantly everyone was obsessed with them! These Barry M Illuminating Strobe Creams come in two shades and have a rounded tip so that they can be applied with precision. They are subtle compared to some of the other strobing sticks, but I love them regardless as sometimes, a little highlighter is all you need! And price-wise, they are a steal!


Soap & Glory Love At First Blush Highlight and Cheek Sculpt

Soap & Glory’s Love At First Blush is part highlighter and part blusher. It glides over skin to give you a soft, rosy glow with a radiant sculpting shimmer. Perfect for those who are new to highlighters and also great for minimal make-up days as it gives you a two-in-one effect in a jiffy! Soap & Glory make a lot of iconic products in their collection, but this would actually be in my top five products, I don’t think enough people realise how good it is!


Iconic London Strobing Stick

Iconic London have taken the beauty-world by storm with their brushes and contour kits, but one of my favourite products by them is this Strobing Stick. Kim Kardashian is a big fan of their products and this highlighter gives a wonderful glow which is blendable and buildable. It comes in three shades; Original, Shine and Glow, I have the original, but I love it so much, I’m tempted to invest in the other two!

So there we have it, Five Awesome Strobing Sticks… have you tried any of these yet?!




  1. December 15, 2016 / 8:24 am

    I looooove the look of all of these! The Clinique one is definitely calling my name ?

    • fashionforlunch
      December 15, 2016 / 8:54 am

      The Clinique one is amazing!!! I was wearing it yesterday and I felt really good I just that and lipsticks!!!