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12 Guys Who Contour Better Than You

*bows down*

Us ladies already know contouring can be mega complicated, but for dudes to get that effortlessly-chiseled look, it can be just as — if not even more! — confusing.

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Lucky for you (and us — hiiii boys!), we found 13 guys who clearly got this shading and highlighting thing down pat.

Take notes, people.

1. Nick Grand

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b4QBqZk44PE
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b4QBqZk44PE

Nick has been perfecting his contouring skills for years, but he is straight up GLOWING in this step-by-step video.

Watch the full tutorial here.

2. Otis Reid Scroggins

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QwOUT9w70yI
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QwOUT9w70yI

We've seen god IRL, and it's Otis. He managed to do shading and highlighting while serving us some perfectly-trimmed stubble.

Watch the full tutorial here.

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3. Brandon Cross

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xhKvQnzMxWM
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xhKvQnzMxWM

Um, if you want to look Photoshopped IRL, just do everything Brandon says ASAP.

Watch the full tutorial here.

4. Wayne Goss

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfrhZ8Jm2bk
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VfrhZ8Jm2bk

Wayne, the ~master of makeup~, has done countless YouTube contouring videos, but personally we're feeling this fresh-faced, dewy natural look.

Watch the full tutorial here.

5. Erick Hanson

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-EB1uGzGVqU
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-EB1uGzGVqU

Erick is clearly the master of blending because he turned these layers of foundation into a striking, sculpted look.

Watch the full tutorial here.

6. Colin Jay

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ekn2qMmE8j0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ekn2qMmE8j0

Colin's contouring technique uses three different shades of makeup to get an insanely flawless look.

Watch the full tutorial here.

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7. Jake Ward

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UdLoNWeeOCw
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UdLoNWeeOCw

Jake is all about the natural look, and TBH, we'd probably never know he wears makeup because it's that well blended.

Watch the full tutorial here.

8. Angel Merino

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijyf7GuiXdQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ijyf7GuiXdQ

Angel aka Mac Daddy shows us how to get his on-point look in a super (super!) detailed rundown of his routine.

Watch the full tutorial here.

9. Garrett Hahn

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5p369Y4ib5o
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5p369Y4ib5o

Garrett did a super natural look, which is perfect if you want to look hella chiseled on the daily. (Spoiler alert: He draws a cute lil' ween on his nose to achieve this contour.)

Watch the full tutorial here.

10. Will Cook

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1e9rSZ2Wnk0
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1e9rSZ2Wnk0

Will effortlessly transformed his (already v adorable) face into a straight-up windswept goddess in this vid. We are so not worthy.

Watch the full tutorial here.

11. Manny Gutierrez

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZAqQjJanxNY
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZAqQjJanxNY

Manny just used one palette to create this sculpted look, and if you want some ~drama~, be sure to watch until the end for his on-point bright red lip and lashes.

Watch the full tutorial here.

12. Wyatt Smith

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zjx65TnL2Us
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zjx65TnL2Us

The red-headed dudes should definitely look to Wyatt for some contouring inspo because his final look is flawless, y'all.

Watch the full tutorial here.

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