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We Tried Tape Contouring But Ended Up Just Looking Kind Of Tan

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Many women in this world have a love-hate relationship with contouring. It can definitely be a lot to handle. After getting word of ~tape contouring~, the gals of Ladylike had to try it.

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After Huda Kattan posted a video of herself contouring using scotch tape, the beauty world freaked out. So naturally, we had to see if it actually worked.

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Like many people out there, us ladies weren't the MOST experienced makeup aficionados, but we were up for the challenge.

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Step one: Apply tape in a geometric-like fashion around the areas you want to apply darker contouring colors, and DON'T MOVE.

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Lookin' good, ladies!

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Step two: Contour over the tape.

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Step three: Peel away the tape (vigorously)...

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...And don't be afraid to rip some hair out while you're at it.

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Step four: Blend away, but not too hard!

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Step five: Set your makeup and look at your beautiful face.

"I feel like I've never seen this much makeup on my face...The tape I don't think is helpful at all. I think it's just an extra stressor."
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"I feel like I've never seen this much makeup on my face...The tape I don't think is helpful at all. I think it's just an extra stressor."

"I think I look nice. Chantel did a great job...The tape helped me, because if there hadn't been tape, I would not have known where to put anything."
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"I think I look nice. Chantel did a great job...The tape helped me, because if there hadn't been tape, I would not have known where to put anything."

"I think I just look tan...The tape, like, ripped my face off."
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"I think I just look tan...The tape, like, ripped my face off."

"Oh, hello face. Candace definitely did a good job. I think she blended a little bit better than I did. I think my blending left something to be desired."
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"Oh, hello face. Candace definitely did a good job. I think she blended a little bit better than I did. I think my blending left something to be desired."

In the end, our final verdict was ultimately, it's fun, but ain't nobody got time for that.

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