Benefit Gilded Highlighting Pencil Review & Swatches


Benefit Gilded Highlighting Pencil

Another festive offering after NARS Shimmering Gloss and this time it is from the brand most of us adore for the cheek products they offer BENEFIT and the product which am talking about is, their Gilded Highlighting pencil which sadly is not easily available these days. I had shared one more liner which is matte pale pink and is another great product from BENEFIT  BENEFIT Eye Bright.

benefit gilded liner

About Benefit Gilded Highlighting Pencil

A tequila-gold highlighting pencil catches light & renders a glimmer of gold to lips, brows, or any area you like Fine texture & easily glides onto skin long wearing gives you an incredible makeup result – Benefit – Brow & Liner – Gilded Highlighting Pencil

Size: 2.4 gm

Price: 1000 /- INR

Shade: Benefit Gilded is described as Tangerine Golden highlighter, it is warm toned peachy golden shade with super fine shimmer to it, it is gorgeous and so very stunning plus can be used in so many ways. I usually apply this on inner corners of the eyes however you can use this in so many ways as stated above.

benefit gilded liner review

Texture and pigmentation: The texture is quite creamy but is not slippery, can glide this easily without any issue and it sets in few seconds giving you ample time to work with. The pigmentation is good and it is mostly opaque in single swipe.

benefit gilded swatch

Staying power: The liner when applied on inner corners sits nicely for 5-6 hrs easily without fading unevenly and brightens the eye area dramatically .

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What I like about Benefit Gilded Highlighting Pencil?

  • This pencil has a unique concept and can be used in many ways.
  • The pigmentation is awesome.
  • The staying power is good if not exceptional.
  • The pencil is easy to carry around and use.

What I don’t like about Benefit Gilded Highlighting Pencil?

  • The product is discontinued and hence is hard to find.
  • The sharpening lead to wastage .

Ratings: 4.5/5

Recommendations: I adore this shade and you know how much I love highlighting shades and this is no exception, it is really wonderful to work and especially to pair with warmer shades like I did here.

Have you tried Benefit Gilded Highlighting Pencil?

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