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Playing with highlighters can feel like you're playing a game of risk: One wrong choice or swipe, and you could be left with a streak of blinding glitter that rivals a Studio 54 after-party. But trust me when I say you don't need to spend a ton of money to find a subtle formula that flatters your skin tone; you just need some Reddit reviews and a little bit of faith.

And to save you the hassle of scrolling through hundreds of posts and pictures, I read through them all (really) and rounded up the five most-popular drugstore highlighters real people all over the internet swear by. Check them out, below, and get swirling.