YASS! Kat Von D Shade + Light Contour Palette for Spring 2015

Kat Von D Shade + Light Contour Palette

Kat Von D is coming out with a contour palette!

When I heard the news, I nearly lost my mind.  With the rapid rising of contouring palettes, and tutorials sweeping over YouTube, it was only right that Ms. Von D decided to come out with a contour palette just in time for Spring of 2015.  Look at that beautiful chocolate shade! Judging from the press photo’s, these colors look suitable for anyone.

Here is the break down taken from Sephora’s website:

What it is:
A contour palette featuring three contour shades and three highlight shades, designed to shape and define facial features to create authentic dimensionality.

What it does:
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 included Shade & Light Contour Brush, these silky, buildable powders blends effortlessly into the skin for a flawless, fade-proof finish that flatters every skin tone or face shape.


This set contains:
– 3 x 0.16 oz Shade powder in

  • Sombre (true taupe),
  • Shadowplay (soft brown),
  • Subconscious (deep brown)

– 3 x 0.08 oz Light powder in

  • Lucid (pinkish nude),
  • Lyric (yellow beige),
  • Levitation (soft peach)


What it is formulated WITHOUT:
– Parabens
– Sulfates
– Phthalates

What else you need to know:
The palette includes an illustrated step-by step tutorial featuring three easy, artistic ways to define your cheekbones, slim your face, and shape your nose. The Shade & Light Contour Brush is sold separately.

Kat Von D’s Shade + Light Contour Palette retails to be $46 and will be expected to release early spring of 2015 at Sephora. Online + In-store.

Will you be purchasing this? What are your thoughts? 🙂