Strobing is the new facial contouring. What it means exactly is to highlight rather than to contour your face. It is in fact so much more flattering because contouring or adding shadows to your face can in fact age you. To bring light to your face is to simply bring out the high plains of your face – find all the bony areas like your cheekbones, nose bridge and forehead. All you need are your favourite highlighter stick (or powder) and blending brush. Let’s get started!
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Text and video: Cynthia Chew
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