When your face lacks definition, shape and strong jaw and cheek bones, there’s a little technique that you can introduce into your men’s cosmetics routine called highlighting and contouring. In essence, this male makeup trick creates a more chiseled illusion across your face, by using cream or powder products to highlight certain areas of your face and darken others. Successful contouring can give you a really nice stand out look and whilst it usually takes guys a little longer to master than our female counterparts, there are plenty of videos out there from the likes of Manny Mau, who show you just how to work it like a pro. For quick and effective contouring, we recommend the use of a men’s contouring palette, which can be found below in a small selection of formulas and sizes. Look cut and sharp with this growingly popular makeup for men technique.