How Do highlight text in the body of an email message in Mac Mail?

Can anyone tell if IF and HOW I can highlight text in the body of an email message using Mac Mail (in Yosemite).  I do NOT mean MARKUP an attachment.  I want to highlight a word or phrase in the body of my email message.  I know I can change the font color, but can't seem to add a highlight!  Thanks!

Hi,
is is possible, - link is below. Works on Yosemite, btw.
http://www.mihalick.us/how-to-highlight-text-in-yellow-using-apple-mail/

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