Tag: makeup for contouring

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

NYX Taupe Blush Review and Face Swatches. Rave

I’ve been wanting NYX  Taupe Blush  for ages, but bought it only this month. Mainly because it was almost always out of stock whenever I’ve planned  to get one, so I almost forgot that I wanted it…

But it is finally mine, and I am so happy about it! Now, that I finally have it, I understand why is it so hyped up, it never leaves my makeup bag!

NYX Taupe Blush Review and Swatches rave

This is definitely the best sculpting product out of those that I have. It is matte and cool-toned so fits my skin  perfectly.

I like the texture, it doesn’t feel too powdery and chalky and creates a natural looking shadow (the photo included). For the price, I can’t think of a better option.

By the way, here is a comparison with two popular &, I would even say cult, bronzers Benefit’s Hoola and Chanel’s Bronze Universel.

NYX Taupe Blush Review and Swatches benefit hoola and chanel bronze universel

And here are the swatches on the skin: Benefit, NYX and

New Products for Contouring: MAC Pro Sculpting Cream and Sienna X Bronzers

I am really loving these new,  unfortunately limited edition,  MAC Pro Sculpting Cream which are available in six shades.

I bet they are amazing, so it’s worth investing now. The price is £17.50/ $20.

And the shades are:

Accentuate (peachy beige), Naturally Defined (warm beige), Pure Sculpture (neutral pink beige), Coffee Walnut (deep dirty, cool brown), Copper Beech (warm golden brown), Richly Honed (warm deep brown).

Picture from here, where you can see the rest of the collection

 There are also two new bronzers from  sienna X’s  which look very promising.  Both come in