How to contour your face
Contouring one's face can instantly make your face look slimmer and adds dimension. Learning how to contour is an art and if done right, you can look sculpted and polish and no one will know you have been contouring. This article will teach you how to sculpt your cheeks.
What you'll need:
Contour Brush/Tapered Brush
Contour Powder/Cream or a Matte Bronzer
Suck your cheeks in, so you can see the hollows of your face. If you place the handle of the brush on your eyes and slant it towards your mouth, you can see the general shape of where you should contour.
Dip the contour brush into the powder making sure only to pick up a tiny amount of product. Starting from the back of your face apply the product and blend diagonally towards your mouth.
Apply more product if needed and blend out any harsh lines.
You can instantly have sculpted higher cheekbones using just a few brush strokes.
Always use matte shades for contouring, you want the contouring to look natural
Use a foundation that is one or two shades darker than your natural skin colour instead of a contour powder
Make sure to blend the powder/cream into your skin making sure there are no sharp lines