MakeUp4All AUTUMN 2011 Online Beauty Magazine

SS15 Contouring: Illamasqua, Topshop, Make Up For Ever, Cover FX

In case you’ve missed, almost every brand brought out something for contouring this season, and I have already featured a lot of products. But there are even more…

Here are four other options. I haven’t tried any of the products, so can’t share my impression, this is why I’ve included the official description.

SS15 Contouring Illamasqua, Topshop, Make Up For Ever, Cover FXMAKE UP FOR EVER Pro Sculpting Duo, $39 from Sephora

” This weightless, innovative gel-powder is comfortable to the touch and blends seamlessly for traceless highlighting and contouring without any sign of makeup. Undetectable and totally natural, it helps you master the art of light and shadow to reveal your most naturally sculpted look”

The shades are:

  • Color 1 Pink Beige – for fair to medium skin
  • Color 2 Golden – for medium deep to deep skin

COVER FX Contour Kit, $48 from Sephora

“The Pros know the secret to an expertly contoured complexion is a combination of the perfect shades and a cream texture to provide a seamless skin finish. This Cover FX Contour Kit features four ultra-blendable shades of the pro-contouring favorite Total Cover Cream Foundation. It includes a step-by-step instruction card.”

The shades are:

  • Color G Light Medium – For fair to medium skin with golden undertones
  • Color G Medium Deep – For medium-deep skin with golden undertones
  • Color P Light Medium – For light to medium skin with pink undertones
  • Color N Light – For fair to light skin with neutral undertones
  • Color N Medium – For medium skin with neutral undertones
  • Color N Deep – For deep skin with neutral undertones

Topshop Contour Cream, £9 from Topshop

“Sculpt and add definition to the skin using our cream to powder contour creams. Our soft blendable cream contours to give a soft matte finish to the skin and creates sculpted shape. Apply with fingers or stippling brush to the hollows of the cheeks, temples, halo of the forehead and blend out. ”

The shades are:

  • Sweep, brown
  • Swerve, dark brown

Illamasqua Gel Sculpt & Gel Colour

“Gel Colour is designed to give the most convincing, fresh flush to the cheek. It mimics nature in that you can see your skin through the colour and unlike cream or matte blushers; its transparency is what makes it feel fresh and real.” Illamasqua Creative Director, Alex Box


  • Gel Colour in Fluster (delicate poetic pink)
    Gel Colour in Charm (fresh wash of apricot)
    Gel Sculpt in Silhouette (sheer sophisticated coffee)

Available from: 31st March 2015 for £22. Illamasqua is available from Selfridges.


One Response to “SS15 Contouring: Illamasqua, Topshop, Make Up For Ever, Cover FX”
  1. gio says:

    The Illamasqua gel products sound intriguing!

Leave A Comment