Tag: Contouring

23rd January 2015

Clinique Chubby Sculpting Sticks in Curvy Contour and Hefty Highlight

  Just a week after I featured one simple contour kit (with an unfortunate typo) along comes another, even simpler, one from Clinique. ¬†Another extension to the astonishingly successful Chubby Stick range, this features one contour crayon, and one highlighter and is easy enough even for the most cack-handedly muppety of us. Really, it’s almost insultingly simple to use – draw a dark line where […]

15th January 2015

Laura Mercier Flawless Contouring Palette

First things first, let’s get some pedantry out of the way: Discrete means: Separate.  Apart.  Individual. Distinct. Discreet means: Subtle.  Unobtrusive. Private. Both the packaging and press release for this Laura Mercier Flawless Contouring palette promises you, (over and over): “DISCRETE” contouring.  This word they keep using, it does not mean what they think it means.  It has caused a couple of head-desk interfaces at […]