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Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter

Benefit Cosmetics

Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter

Champagne

Item #: 2234558 Size: 0.33 oz

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Benefit Cosmetics soft focus highlighter turns on "watt" ya got with a delicate champagne glow that's gorgeous. With a cream-to-powder finish...it's a switch on "wow" for all complexions. You'll adore the smooth applicator & luminous sheen.

 


Glide on cheek & brow bones...then sculpt with its soft glow blender for YOUR perfect gleam. Can be applied solo or over existing makeup.

Beauty tip: Apply Watt's Up! over Chachatint for a long-lasting, dewy flush! To add soft definition to your nose, apply Watt's Up! down the bridge of your nose and blend.
Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Mica, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Polyethylene, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Soybean Glycerides, Silica, Dimethicone, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter) Unsaponifiables, Iron Oxides (CI 77492), Iron Oxides (CI 77491), Iron Oxides (CI 77499), Lecithin, Tocopherol, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Glyceryl Stearate, Glyceryl Oleate, Citric Acid.

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Benefit CosmeticsWatt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter
 
4.5

(based on 277 reviews)

92%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (206)
  • Blends well (184)
  • Lightweight (132)
  • Smooth (96)
  • Long lasting (94)

Cons

  • Doesn't stay on (9)
  • Difficult to apply (8)
  • Heavy (7)
  • Doesn't work (6)
  • Settles in creases (5)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (104)
  • All skin types (100)
  • Going out (86)
  • Travel (49)
  • Sensitive skin (37)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (62), Brand buyer (51), Classic style (51), Budget shopper (35), Trendy style (28)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair (100), Medium (91)

Reviewed by 277 customers

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

I got the sample size, but will buy the full size next!

By AMMP

from Columbia, SC

About Me Natural Style

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • buildable
  • Easy To Apply
  • Easy To Take-off
  • Lightweight
  • Long Lasting
  • Natural Looking
  • Perfect color
  • Smooth

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday
    • Going Out
    • natural look

    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter:

    I use this almost every day. It give just enough shine without being glitter. It's very smooth and lightweight.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair
     
    4.0

    Waited forever to purchase

    By Kait

    from Oregon

    About Me Trendy Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Easy To Take-off
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Lightweight
    • Long Lasting
    • Smooth

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • All Skin Types
      • Everyday
      • Travel

      Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter:

      I loved how natural and glowy this highlighter stick is.

      • Skin Tone:
      • Medium

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Love!!!!

      By Wendy

      from Long Beach,CA

      About Me Classic Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Well
      • Natural Looking

      Cons

      • No Cons

      Best Uses

      • All Skin Types

      Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter:

      I love this highlighter. It can be worn alone for a more "natural" look, but I like to use this an top it off with Laura Geller Gilded Honey highlighter :)

      • Skin Tone:
      • Medium

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      I like this product as a lipstick for summer.

      By Karen

      from Chicago, Il

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Well
      • Good Pigmentation
      • Lightweight
      • Natural Looking

      Cons

      • Doesn't Stay On

      Best Uses

      • Everyday

      Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter:

      I use it as a lipstick.

      • Skin Tone:
      • Medium

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      This is a necessity for EVERYONE

      By leeg

      from Tallahassee, FL

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Well
      • Easy To Apply
      • Lightweight
      • Long Lasting
      • Natural Looking

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • All Skin Types
        • Everyday
        • Going Out
        • Travel

        Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter:

        This is great for use everyday with no makeup! I use it without anything else to highlight my cheekbones and eyebrows for shine.

        • Skin Tone:
        • Medium

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Love it! Makes my cheeks shine with glowing color!

        By Ladc

        from Hesperia California

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Easy To Apply
        • Easy To Take-off
        • Good Pigmentation
        • Lightweight
        • Long Lasting
        • Smooth

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • All Skin Types
          • Everyday
          • Going Out
          • Sensitive Skin

          Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter:

          Amazing Color

          • Skin Tone:
          • Fair

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          I love it

          By K

          from Amarillo

          About Me Natural Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • Easy To Take-off
          • Lightweight
          • Natural Looking
          • Smooth

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday

            Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter:

            Great product

            • Skin Tone:
            • Medium

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            I will continue buying this product

            By Nancy

            from Camas wa

            About Me Classic Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Well
            • Easy To Apply
            • Easy To Take-off
            • Good Pigmentation
            • Lightweight
            • Long Lasting
            • Natural Looking
            • Noncomedogenic
            • Smooth

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • All Skin Types

              Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter:

              Great product

              • Skin Tone:
              • Medium
               
              5.0

              Definitely loved! this is a must have highlighter!

              By Nanda

              from Madison, MS

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply
              • Easy To Take-off
              • Natural Looking

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • All Skin Types

                Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter:

                i use everyday because it gives a health face!

                • Skin Tone:
                • Fair
                 
                5.0

                Pretty and Easy to Use

                By Genevieve

                from Dallas, TX

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Easy To Apply
                • Easy To Take-off
                • Good Pigmentation
                • Lightweight
                • Long Lasting
                • Natural Looking
                • Smooth

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Going Out

                  Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter:

                  Love this product, the champagne color is gorgeous and its easy to figure out how to blend, especially with the brush on the end

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair

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                  16 Questions | 16 Answers
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                  • Q:

                    How many ounces is this product?
                    Asked on 4/29/2016 by Katie from US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi gorgeous! Our Watt's Up is 0.33 ounces.

                      Answered on 5/2/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    Is this natural looking? I want a product that looks like I have cheekbones, but doesn't look like I am wearing makeup. If this product isn't for me, any suggestions?
                    Asked on 2/16/2016 by Rabbitude

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hey Gorgeous! Our Watts Up is a soft focus highlighter for your face! It will give you an instant glow and can be worn under or over your makeup.

                      Answered on 2/23/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    What is the difference between this product and High Beam?
                    Asked on 12/20/2015 by Barb from Menifee

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi gorgeous!

                      Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter is a champagne cream-to-powder stick ideal for soft focus highlighting. High Beam Liquid Face Highlighter is a satin-pink liquid ideal for accenting cheek & brow bones.

                      xoxo, B

                      Answered on 12/28/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    Is the sponge that it comes with suppose to be wet to apply the product?
                    Asked on 11/29/2015 by Yesenia from US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      No, gorgeous! You can apply Watt's Up! with a dry sponge. Apply solo or over existing makeup!

                      xoxo, B

                      Answered on 11/30/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    Is this product universally flattering?
                    Asked on 11/15/2015 by Chubby Curl from Arizona

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Absolutely, gorgeous! Watt's Up! Cream-to-Powder Highlighter is a switch on "wow" for all complexions!

                      xoxo, B

                      Answered on 11/16/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    What's the difference between Watt's Up and Girl meets Pearl? I have Ivory skin in benefit products, so which would be better for my skin? I already own Girl meets Pearl, and I'm wondering if I should also purchase this.
                    Asked on 10/20/2015 by Sarah from Texas

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi gorgeous!

                      Watt's Up! is a champagne cream-to-powder stick that is ideal for soft-focus highlighting. Girl Meets Pearl is a golden-pink liquid that is ideal for mixing with foundation for an all-over glow. You can use both products together or you can alternate, but they will both look gorgeous on your ivory skin!

                      xoxo, B

                      Answered on 10/26/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    Should I put this over or under my powder?
                    Asked on 10/2/2015 by Jen from US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Watt's Up! should be applied over your powder, gorgeous! Glide Watt's Up! on your cheek & brow bones...then sculpt with its soft glow blender for the perfect gleam.

                      xoxo, B

                      Answered on 10/7/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    is this product oil free?
                    Asked on 8/5/2015 by scarlett from Princeton, NJ

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi gorgeous!

                      Watt's up! is not oil-free.

                      xoxo, B

                      Answered on 8/6/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    Can you use it under the eye area?
                    Asked on 7/15/2015 by Product Queen

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi gorgeous!

                      Watt's up! can be used under the eye area, but it's best used to highlight your cheek & brow bones :)

                      xoxo, B

                      Answered on 7/17/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    I have this but I'm having trouble with the application. Seems to be hard to apply and blend. Any suggestions on how to make the application easier? Mix with another product to make it more liquidy and smooth and applicable with a small brush?
                    Asked on 4/12/2015 by love ulta from Los Angeles

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi gorgeous!

                      First of all, don't forget to prep & prime your skin! Apply a moisturizer followed by a primer to create a smooth canvas for your makeup. You can apply watt's up! before or after your foundation - try using a foundation brush, a sponge, or even your finger!

                      xoxo, B

                      with a foundation brush or even a sponge.

                      Answered on 4/15/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
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