Shade + Light

Kat Von D Contour Palette

Kat Von D Shade + Light is a face palette that retails for $46.00 and contains 0.72 oz.

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Editor's Review

Kat Von D Shade & Light Contour PaletteKat Von D Shade & Light Contour Palette ($46.00 for 0.72 oz.) includes three highlight shades (0.08 oz. each) and three contour shades (0.16 oz. each). I wish the palette ran cooler in overall tone, or at least had the first set of highlight/contour be cool-toned, the middle be more neutral-cool, and the last set be deeper and more neutral-cool. They all run warmer both in the pan, swatched, and applied. The texture of the powders is incredibly silky and smooth with a little bit of powderiness, but it's not excessive, and it seems to make these incredibly easy to work with, so blending and diffusing the color on the skin isn't frustrating. If you are fairer and prefer very subtle contours, this palette might be too dark overall, but the shades are quite forgiving and blendable, so I think that they can all be worn across most skin tones, just depending on the intensity of application.

Shade + Light

$46.00.
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9
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
8.5
Longevity
5
Application
90%
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Claims / Ingredients

An expert sketch artist, Kat Von D uses shadow and light to create depth and dimension in her captivating portraits, infusing them with lifelike authenticity. Take artistry shading into your own hands with this Shade + Light Contour Palette, and effortlessly sculpt, chisel, shape, and slenderize your features for enhanced definition. Unlike traditional bronzing powders, the Shade + Light Contour Palette is loaded with a unique selection of matte shades that capture the true hues of shadow and light. The three contour shades create realistic shadows to recede facial features, while the three highlight shades impart a soft luminosity to amplify dimension. A true artist's palette specially designed to be used with the Shade + Light Contour Brush, these silky, buildable powders blend effortlessly into the skin for a flawless, fade-proof finish that flatters every skin tone or face shape.

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The Good: Buttery (2), Easy To Apply (2), Long-wearing (2), Creamy (1), Easy-to-Use (1), Great Gift (1), Great Value (1), Versatile (1)

The In-Between: Buildable (2), Highly Pigmented (2)

1 Written Reviews

By Emily 5 years ago.

I have very fair skin and I love this palette! I use the first four shades to contour, highlight and bronze and I use the really dark colours as eyeshadow or to contour my nose! The shades are so pigmented and creamy and the most blend-able I have ever used! I have honestly never received so many compliments on my skin since I started using this!

Tags: buildable, highly-pigmented, buttery, creamy, easy-to-apply, long-wearing, easy-to-use-product, great-gift, great-value, versatile
Skin Type: Very Dry - Skin Tone: Light - Undertone: Neutral