Contouring For Beginners

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If you're looking to contour your face, you've come to the right place. We'll let you in on a secret: contouring doesn't have to be difficult! Whether you're looking to add definition or just enhance your natural features, we've got contour beginners covered with these easy-to-use picks. Here are our favorites.

KVD BeautyModCon Long-Wear Hydrating Liquid-Gel Contour

Size: 0.57 oz/ 17 mL·ITEM: 2477701

Color: Light-Medium - light brown with neutral undertones

149 Reviews

$40.00

I am also still pretty new to contour and this is very easy to use...Best way to contour...Great for beginners

What it is: A lightweight, transfer-resistant, liquid-gel contour that easily creates lifelike dimension for a wide range of skin tones and undertones.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Daisy Flower Extract: Hydrates skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan and cruelty-free.

CLINIQUEChubby Stick Sculpting Contour

Size: 0.21 oz/ 6 g·ITEM: 1674738

Color: Contour

246 Reviews

$42.00

Warm Contour...I purchased this cream contour stick because I'm a beginner when it comes to contouring my face. ...I also purchase the light clinique chubby stick to use for contouring. Great for a beginner.

What it is:
An oil-free creamy contouring stick for the face.

What it does:
Highlight the face with this long-wearing creamy contouring stick, creating the illusion of depth to let your best features stand out. It’s ideal for achieving a contour at the hollow of the cheeks, along the jawline, and other areas.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens

NUDESTIXTinted Blur Contour Sculpting Stick

Size: 0.2 oz / 6.2g·ITEM: 2601094

Color: Neutral Light - fair to light

246 Reviews

$43.50

So smooth and easy to blend for a beginner! Nice powder finish...So smooth blends so easily. Makes contouring fast and easy for beginners as well.

What it is: A lightweight, cream-to-powder, ultra-soft matte contour stick that creates a natural-looking, subtle contour and adds dimension to the face.

Finish:
Matte

Formulation:
Stick

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Vitamin E: Acts as a natural antioxidant that nourishes and hydrates.
- Green Tea Extract: Improves the look of overall tone and texture for a visibly youthful complexion. -Vitamin E: Acts as a natural antioxidant that nourishes and hydrates.
-Green Tea Extract: Improves the look of overall tone and texture for a visibly youthful complexion.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hy

$51.50

. ( very beginner friendly) the blend is perfect and it is super pigmented , the only issue I had was that I picked fair which was too light for me. ...Great contouring and bronzing palette...So happy I was gifted by One/Size Beauty this gorgeous contouring and bronzing palette! So easy to use the fact that it has 3 colors makes it perfect to create the perfect contour for your face and a gorgeous bronze as well!

What it is: A matte, buildable, visible-texture-blurring trio to shade, bronze, and sculpt your face—for a touch of color to a fully contoured look.


Highlighted Ingredients:

- Magnolia Bark Extract: Helps smooth fine lines and wrinkles

Iconic LondonPrecision Duo Contour Pot

ITEM: 2523488

Color: Tan Shadow - chestnut brown

259 Reviews

$40.00

I am by all-means a beginner when it comes to contour. This contour pot duo was perfect for me to lay around with. ...I like how blendable the product is on my skin. This product very beginner friendly. I would definitely recommend this product if you’re new to makeup or contouring.

What it is: A new way to contour starts here with little pots of contour perfection.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Gellyfing System: Bouncy sensorial gel/cream.
- Powder Cream Matrix: Buttery texture for blendable application.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Get ready to be wowed by the transformative texture of a cream base with a velvety setting powder. Think soft and sculpted cheekbones with these little pots of perfection. This is precision contour

MILK MAKEUPSculpt Cream Contour Stick

Size: 0.19 oz / 5.7 g·ITEM: 2639698

Color: Simmer - tan to deep

1.2K Reviews

$33.00

I’m a beginner at contouring! This is a great price point to try it out! ...Great for beginners!...It gives me a natural chiseled look. This is the perfect contour stick to use for beginners.

What it is: A matte, cool-toned cream contour stick that blends easily to add instant depth and dimension to your face by mimicking the look of natural shadows.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Thyme Extract Blend: Helps nourish skin.
- Sunflower Seed Oil: Hydrates, smooths, and calms skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

What Else You Need to Know: This easy-to-use cream contour stick takes all the guesswork out of

Tower 28 BeautySculptino™ Soft Matte Cream Contour + Bronzer

Size: 0.158 oz / 4.5 g·ITEM: 2637114

Color: Getty - light medium with neutral undertones

426 Reviews

$27.00

Amazing beginner contour product!...Looooved this contour! I'm new to contouring and this is an amazing creamy and easily blendable product! ...Beginner friendly...I would absolutely recommend this for beginners ! blends really well and has a cool undertone so it doesn’t look orange or red

What it is: A foolproof cream contour to softly shape and sculpt your face with a blendable texture and neutral undertones.

Formulation:
Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Green Tea Extract: Helps calm skin and contains a natural antioxidant.
- Mango Seed Butter: Helps hydrate and soothe the skin.
- Castor Seed Oil: Rich in fatty acids and helps moisturize skin.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This easy-to-apply cream has just the right amount of pigment to add natural dimension without all the buffing required of traditional contour creams. It's silky, silicone-free, and m

MAKEUP BY MARIOSoftSculpt® Shaping Stick

Size: 0.37 oz/ 10.5 g·ITEM: 2457307

Color: Light Medium - natural matte finish for light to light-medium skin tones (understated cool)

1.2K Reviews

$44.00

Great for beginners!...This is the perfect intro/beginner contour stick that could double as a bronzer. ...Nice beginner contour for me!...I like this and I’m newer to contouring and I can’t mess it up. It’s definitely buildable, and very smooth.

What it is: A dual-ended cream shaping stick that is buildable and swipes on seamlessly for true-to-skin definition that dries down to a natural matte finish.

Ingredient Callouts: It is cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This dual-ended shaping stick combines Mario’s signature contour technique into one product that creates an effortless, softly sculpted look. The shades complement complexions regardless of undertone and are never orange or muddy. They also feature a removable angled buffing brush for effortless application.

Charlotte TilburyFilmstar Bronze & Glow Contour Duo

Size: 0.56 oz·ITEM: 2115939

Color: Fair/Medium

271 Reviews

$92.00

This is only contouring product I own. And I never felt the need to buy any other contouring powder. ...Contour and Highlight Made Easy...The formula for both is A+ as it’s super easy to blend and very beginner friendly!

What it is:
An all-in-one pressed powder, bronzer, and highlighter to create killer cheekbones and candlelit skin.

What it does:
Celebrity makeup artist Charlotte Tilbury is a firm believer that shading and highlighting can re-sculpt and re-define your face. This iconic bronzer and highlighter duo has the perfect blend of pearl and golden pigments to sculpt and highlight your features. These universal shades are created from a refined golden base that flatters all skin tones. The sculpt bronzer adds buildable definition along the lower cheek, jawline, and sides of the nose while highlight illuminates the top of cheekbones, bridge of the nose, eye orbital area, and cupid’s bow.

Anastasia Beverly HillsContour & Highlight Stick

Size: 0.32 oz/ 9.1 g·ITEM: 1852417

Color: Mink - contour toasted almond

439 Reviews

$34.00

cream contour perfection!!!...I picked this up when it was on the weekly wow, desperately ready for a cool toned cream contour! I LOVE IT! It blends easy, its beginner friendly and buildable....Easy to apply, easy to blend. Great for beginners...This is a great cream contour. I think it blends easily and is easy to use, especially for a contouring newbie!

What it is: A full-pigment, cream stick for contouring and highlighting, with buildable coverage and a natural-looking, matte finish.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: These full-pigment cream sticks are perfect for contouring and highlighting. They deliver a natural-looking, matte finish for the face and body. With three contour shades and one highlight shade in a highly-pigmented formula, these sticks offer buildable coverage. They make contour and highlight techniques easy.

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