The New Contour: Strobing

Forget Contouring!

It’s all about Strobing

Recently my blog has been bombarded with questions and requests for a post about strobing, and it’s no wonder why with the dawn of Kim Kardashian’s perfect bone structure people are wanting to know exactly how to achieve this. The key to this trend is creating a dewy healthy, glowing skin and I’ll show you a step by step guide on how exactly to achieve this, along with product recommendation’s that are all available here in Eden.


The trick is instead of applying layers of foundation and concealers which is what Contouring involves, you use only highlighter to enhance features, it’s all about illuminating areas that naturally catch the light.

According to numerous leading make-up artists,  strobing is the next big beauty trend and the here’s the best news its easy and quick to achieve.

Follow my step by step guide to achieve a perfect diva shimmer look for the summer.

photo 2Step by step guide

1. Wash your face to remove any oil.

2.Use a primer for your skin, especially if you have oily completion.

3.Then start with an illuminating base or BB cream for a dewy effect.

4.Hide any blemishes with a concealer.

5.Using a highlighting stick, cream or balm, dab the areas of your face where the light naturally hits, focusing on the tops of your cheekbones, forehead, centre of the nose, brow bone and cupid’s bow of the lip.

6.Pat onto inner corner of the eyes for an extra twinkle.

7.Set your make-up with a fine powder or a setting spray.

For any readers who prefer to watch a step by step video I will be uploading  a guide to strobing on my Youtube channel,  subscribe to receive a notification!



Google Plus