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Body Sculpting 101

Create a chiseled form with our all-over contour how-to.
Body Sculpting 101 Create a chiseled form with our all-over contour how-to.

If doing a thousand crunches and five sets of squats everyday doesn’t appeal to you, don’t fret, dear reader. There’s another way to get body definition without shedding a single drop of perspiration. Armed with a trusty matte bronzer and shimmering highlighter, all there is to do is to sketch out your dream bod.

The key is to play with shadow and light. Use a bronzer to recede areas and make your features look like they’re casting imaginary shadows. This is especially helpful when tracing along body contours to make them look more defined. As for highlighting, use it to bring features forward by helping them catch the light.

Still not getting it? Then click on the gallery to view our illustrated tutorial! 

Illustrated by Maura Rodriguez.