Handbag a hot mess? Face in need of a natural-looking sculpting? From splurges to the drugstore steal, these creamy, twist-up, and double-ended sticks—one part contour, one part highlight—have got you.
If you've got dry skin, both ends of this oil-free, powder-finish stick are formulated with sodium hyaluronate and ceramides, which each draw moisture to the skin's surface.
PÜR Cosmetics Cameo Contour Dual-Ended Contour Stick, $39.50; ulta.com.
Still a rookie when it comes to sculpting? These super-subtle, cream-to-powder contour and shimmery highlight formulas are as easy to blend with your fingers as a pro brush.
NARS Sculpting Multiple Duo, $39; sephora.com.
Attention advanced contourers: The tapered ends on this silky-finish duo are designed to reach every nook and cranny of the face for precise application. No part shall go unsculpted.
Lancôme Le Duo Contour & Highlighter Stick, $36.00; bloomingdales.com.
Designed specifically for women of color with six different shade duos, this buildable creamy formula goes on ultra-smooth and is easy to blend with your fingertips.
Black Up Contouring Stick, $42; sephora.com.
The cheapest of the bunch, you'd never know it as both the highlight and contour creams (which come in four different shade combos) have a second-skin finish for sneaky sculpting.
Nyx Cosmetics Wonder Stick, $11.99; ulta.com.