Makeup Tutorial How to Highlight, Contour for glowing dark skin

Casting light and shadow perfectly (essentially what highlighting and contouring does) on the face requires practice to nail it perfectly, if you haven't gotten a hang of it, here's how to in easy steps

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Highlight and contouring for darker skintones tends to be a bit tricky compared to lighter skintones.

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Destiny Godley

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Casting light and shadow perfectly (essentially what highlighting and contouring does) on the face requires practice to nail it perfectly over time.

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For instance, when choosing highlight and contour shades don't use shades that are noticeably lighter or darker than your natural skin tone in which case it comes off looking funny.

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Popular beauty blogger Destiny Godley

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Learn how to get a flawless highlight and contour for dark skin tones in the tutorial above.

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