Conquering Your Fear of Contour Powder: Watch Model Lily Donaldson and Makeup Artist Alice Lane Sculpt the Perfect Cheekbones

Makeup artist Alice Lane teams up with model Lily Donaldson to demonstrate her favorite stealth beauty secret: using contour powder.

Released on 12/10/2014

Credits

Starring: Lily Donaldson and Alice Lane

Transcript

00:00
So this is the fastest sort of secret contour.
00:02
This is a really good style of brush to use--
00:05
Mhm.
00:06
For contour.
00:06
But you want a taupe, soft color.
00:10
For darker skin I would go somewhere
00:12
in here or even here.
00:14
Brush a little bit off and then just soften it.
00:17
Just in that area.
00:18
And I always like to imagine
00:19
I'm tucking it into my ears.
00:21
And if you want to exaggerate a little more
00:24
take a pearly highlighter
00:27
and you just tap it onto the cheekbones.
00:29
So you are sort of--
00:31
it's almost like you're making a painting with your face.
00:33
You have the little little taupe in there
00:35
and then the highlight up there.
00:37
You just want it to be effortless.
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