Contouring is one powerful makeup technique! It’s insane that it can really change up the shape of your face. I tried it one time, and I couldn’t believe the fake cheekbones I handmade for myself. I was pretty impressed. If you want to see the power of contour, check out these 15 before and afters.

1. It’s pretty magical, isn’t it?

Abracadabra!

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2. Beautiful before and after!

Stay slaying!

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3. Her cheekbones look like they are sharper than a knife!

Watch out.

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4. I’m loving where the contour lines are placed on her face.

I definitely want to try this technique out!