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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 reminiscent of a Studio 54 after-party. But rest assured that you don't need to spend a ton of money to find a subtle formula that flatters your skin tone; you just need some real reviews and a little bit of faith.

To save you the hassle of scrolling through hundreds of reviews, we did the recon work for you and rounded up the most popular drugstore highlighters real people all over the internet swear by. For an added bonus, there are a few extra beauty-editor-approved options for you to shop as well. Check them out, below, and get swirling.