What It Is:
The Italian term, Chiaro-scuro (chiaro=light, scuro=dark), is the use of contrasting areas of light & dark in art. In makeup, this is often referred to as contouring & highlighting. Contouring is used to create shadows and make features recede or appear smaller, while highlighting is used to accentuate and bring light to features. These techniques are often used to define, enhance, and/or to give the a more “three-dimensional appearance” to the face and/or body.
Who It’s For:
All Skintones and Skin-types
Why I Love It:
When it comes to powder contouring/highlighting, look no further! This refillable, all-matte palette is arranged by undertone, and contains six magnetically-removable powders (three contour shades and three highlight shades), making this the perfect palette for professional makeup artists!
Kat Von D Shade + Light Contour Palette
- Customize your palette with removable/refillable magnetic pans
- Highly-pigmented, all-matte shades that blend effortlessly into the skin
- Compliments all skintones and undertones
- Formulated without: parabens, sulfates, or phthalates
- Vegan and cruelty-free