Ten of the Best Make-Up Contour Products

 Ten of the Best Make-Up Contour Products

If you’ve been living under a rock for the past couple of years it’s possible you won’t have heard of Kim Kardashian and her famous contouring skills. The US reality star has put contouring on the map, and as such, a host of products have followed.

We’ve picked the best to help you on your quest to follow in Kim’s greatness!

Smashbox Step-by-Step Contour Stick Trio - $45

Great for intricate detailing work as the sticks can be sharpened to as thin a point as you like. You can easily draw lines as the formula is creamy and leaves a smooth finish that can be smudged in.

From: smashbox.com

Sephora Collection Contouring 101 Face Palette - $34

This is brilliant for a make-up palette, all the colours are set in a pattern of where they would appear on your face. So just look at the pattern and away you go, contour to your heart’s desire! Great for newbies.

From: Sephora.com

Marc Jacobs Beauty #Instamarc Light-Filtering Contour Powder - $38

Most people prefer a creamy product when it comes to contouring, but this powder is well worth a go. They go on really well and leave a silky smooth effect that can be used for definition or highlighting.

From: Sephora.com

NYX Highlight & Contour Pro Palette - $25

What we love about this palette is that the pots are refillable, so once you get used to which is your favourite, you can then buy that shade when it has run out. There are eight pots in total and the powders are rich and expertly blended.

From: nyxcosmetics.com

BareMinerals California Bronze Multi Effect Bronzing Trio - $29

This is a great product for those who want a more sun-kissed bronze contouring look. The shades are much more golden that normal contouring products, and have a lovely shimmering quality. All of the three shades are flattering on most skin tones.

From: Sephora.com

Kat Von D Shade + Light Contour Palette - $46A great palette here from Kat Von D that features three contour powders and three highlighting shades. We love the matte shades so if you are not a fan of glitter and shimmer, this is definitely your product. There’s also a big mirror which is great for a quick touch-up when you are out and about.

From: katvondbeauty.com

Anastasia Beverly Hills Contour Cream Kit - $40

This is a cream version of Anastasia’s powder kit, and we love it! Great shades that can be layered on top of each other for a more dramatic look. Features the most popular three highlight and three contour shades in a handy kit. Easy to use for enhancing bone structure and features.

From: anastasiabeverlyhills.com

Stila Shape & Shade Custom Contour Duo - $38

A great little duo that does more than it looks like. Two matte creams that when used together create an illusion of defined cheekbones that are young and dewy. The creams blend easily into your skin and enhance your natural contours.

From: sephora.com

Too Faced Cocoa Contour Chiseled to Perfection - $40

The smell of this product is enough to make us want to buy it. Smells like pure chocolate, contains two contouring shades and a matte highlighter with one shimmering highlighter. All the powders come infused with antioxidant-rich Exclusive Cocoa Complex, and the product also contains a lush contouring brush.

From: ulta.com

Lancôme Le Duo Contour & Highlighter Stick - $36

There’s a choice of five colour sticks from Lancôme, designed to make contouring a cinch. Very creamy formula which means you don’t need to press the product hard against your skin. All the colours have a slight gray tinge which makes the colouring look more believable.

From: lancome-usa.com