Beauty Friday: Bronzing or Contouring?

 

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swatchin’ on my cheeks

I don’t really have a definite preference.  But I think that’s mainly because I don’t do either on a daily basis.  I’m more of a highlighter kinda girl.  I could pile on highlighters everyday, and totally forget about bronzing or contouring.

However sometimes though, I do try a bit of contouring.  But it’s just so subtle and you won’t even notice it.  I already have high cheekbones to begin with so I don’t really need a lot of that on the cheeks – just a little goes a long way.  And then maybe a few strokes down on my nose bridge. But on bronzing, I mostly do this during summer whenever I get a tan from frolicking too much on the beach and under the sun.  It also tends to prolong my tan.

When I choose to do either, instead of an actual bronzer, I use a face powder with a darker shade than my skin tone. So, I have here Milani’s The Multitasker Facepowder in Medium Tan which I prefer to use for either bronzing or contouring.  It’s in a matte finish because it’s originally intended to be a face powder. I think I would love to get another one that matches my skin tone that I can also use as powder.

Anyhoo, just wanted to show you how pretty it is – from the gold packaging, the powder puff, and the powder itself.

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The Medium Tan shade is just perfect for my minimalist bronzing or contouring.  Nothing too overwhelming.

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Thoughts?

In other news, it’s Friday and it’s already December!! My favorite time of the year because my birthday also falls on December 25th.  Yep, I’m a Christmas baby! What are your plans? I actually have a major trip for this month, but I’m not telling yet.  It deserves a special and separate post, so stay tuned!

-CHRYZTYNERS-

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