theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer Highlighter Review & Swatch
By Ree

theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer Highlighter Review & Swatch

24 Nov 2017 (Updated: 21 Jan 2019)

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Mary Lou Manizer from theBalm was one of my first highlighter true loves, so I was extremely excited to learn that a brand new sister was joining the family. Here’s a look at theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer Highlighter and Shadow.

theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer
theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer Highlighter

Bonnie Lou is quite a stunner. I think it is going to go down really well as it’s a super flattering shade and our obsession with highlighter is showing no signs of abating … at all.

theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer Highlighter Features

  • Finely milled, super smooth texture
  • Highly pigmented
  • Champagne, peach-gold shade
  • Can be used on cheeks and eyes
  • Butter feel, no glitter
theBalm Bonnie Lou Manizer Highlighter
theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer Highlighter

So far, Mary-Lou has been my favourite from the Manizers highlighters and I kind of felt that it would always be my favourite. However, this new addition is really beautiful.

theBalm Bonnie Lou Manizer Highlighter

It is a stunning peachy gold and offers a softer darker shade than Mary-Lou. I think it will be amazing for all skin tones and particularly great on darker tones when you are looking for something a little warmer and deeper.

theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer Swatch

I love the dewy finish on the skin. It gives it a beautiful wet look without texture or chunkiness.

theBalm Bonnie Lou Manizer Swatch
theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer Swatch

It’s just gorgeous and the formulation easily equals the quality of Mary-Lou.

theBalm Bonnie Lou Manizer Swatch

And Bonnie-Lou herself is pretty stunning. I do really enjoy the packaging from theBalm.

theBalm Bonnie Lou Manizer Highlighter
theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer Highlighter

In case you are wondering how different it is to Mary-Lou, here’s a quick look at her. As you can see, the shade is a much lighter, cooler gold.

heBalm Mary-Lou Manizer
theBalm Mary-Lou Manizer Highlighter Swatch

theBalm Bonnie-Lou Manizer Highlighter is £20 and will be available soon. I am not exactly sure of its launch date for the UK but I will update as soon as I know. You can shop theBalm products HERE & HERE.

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