Contouring seems to be a fairly polarizing makeup technique. There are those who argue against it. That it’s a waste of time, or that it’s really only meant to make women look good when they’re photographed for magazines (the technique was, of course, born in the pages of fashion and beauty rags). Then there are those who have embrace this next-level cosmetic artistry as a fashion trend in its own right. Those of us old enough can remember the vivid, severe contours of the 1980s, but what worked for Grace Jones then and Lady Gaga now isn’t what modern contouring is about.
It’s more subtle, and aims to give you more structure without overdoing it. This tutorial from YouTuber belladelune might seem like it’s heading in a clownish direction, but wait until she feathers it out.