I think it’s safe to say that a general consensus among the masses is that we all need to dead ridiculous makeup trends for the new year – highlight and contour being top on the list.
Now, don’t get me wrong, I love a good highlight and contour. Keyword: good. The main reason for using the highlight and contour method is to emphasize your favorite features. The art of using this method to sculpt, refine, and slim your face is like magic.
However, many of us have abused its power of bringing out our beauty. And when a highlight and contour goes wrong, it’s really bad. Yes, you know exactly what I’m talking about: harsh, unblended dark lines, too light highlight that looks ashy. Basically, the greatness of this makeup method can quickly take a stage left as a fail.
For the New Year, we want to equip you with the tools of having your highlight and contour method down to a science, so you won’t fall victim to this sometimes deplorable makeup trend.