Highlighting and contouring is a popular YouTube tutorial subject, that in reality can be very difficult to execute. Done properly, this is an extreme art form that can dramatically adjust the look of ones features. But less than perfect execution likely yields less than desirable results.
Here are some simple and easy ways to highlight and contour the face while still looking natural. Like the best version of yourself, and not like you’re wearing a mask meant for someone else.
Highlighting means to bring forward while shading gives the illusion of receding. Used together helps each to become more prominent.
Things to help this. Shimmer reflects light.
Shade - make recede
Matte absorbs light helping to give the illusion of shading.
As our highlighter we used:
As our contour we used:
Other products used: