Top 9 Blush Picks To Buy This Holiday Season:
Blush is one beauty product that should be in everyone’s makeup bag. With just one swift swipe you can take a tired, dull, or lacklustre look and brighten your entire face. Whether you are a full-on glam kind of girl or no makeup at all, a little blush can make an immense difference in your complexion and overall appearance.
Discovering the perfect blush formula for your skin tone or skin type can be no simple task. Choices range from cream, powder, cheek stain, and so on. The options can be overwhelming. Some formulations look striking in their packaging but once applied to your skin can look disastrous. I have composed a list of my favourite formulas. These blush choices will work wonderfully for all skin types and have you blushing in no time.
NARS Orgasm Liquid Blush $38 CAD
This is a richly pigmented liquid blush that feels silky and weightless on the skin. The shade is a peachy-pink with golden shimmer and looks absolutely beautiful. Looks very natural and has the ability to build up to your desired colour.
NYX Profesional HD Blush $8 CAD
This high definition lightweight blush blends evenly and effortlessly. It is a vibrant and silky blush that delivers a beautiful flush of colour and is fantastic for all skin types. This shade is ‘Soft Spoken’ and is a very light pink with light gold iridescence.
Milani Baked Powder Blush $10 CAD
This is a lavishly pigmented and highly buildable blush. The beautiful shimmery shade of This baked blush is the perfect cheeky pop of colour for every skin tone. This shade is ’03 Berry Amore’.
Tarte Cosmetics Amazonian Clay 12-Hour Blush $38 CAD
This a is super soft silky powder blush that is bursting with pigment. The formulation allows you to layer the colour without harsh lines or a chalky build-up. Amazonian clay helps to keep oil under control for a 12-hour flawless finish. This shade is ‘Achiote’.
Tarte Cosmetics Kiss and Blush Cream Cheek and Lip Palette $32 CAD (SALE)
This limited edition lip and cheek palette provides a creamy and natural looking flush. This cream blush is not only beautiful but hydrating as well. This palette includes 6 versatile shades.
- Smooch – Pink
- Peck – Nude
- Cloud 9 – Pearl Highlight
- Tickled – Peach
- Saucy – Berry
- Butterflies – Mauve
Maybelline Fit Me! Blush $10 CAD
The Maybelline Fit Me! blush is a skin-tone enhancing colour that provides a natural look. It has a creamy smooth texture that blends effortlessly. Available in 10 shades and can be bought in drugstores. Bonus! Shades shown are ‘Peach’ and “Berry’.
Benefit Cosmetics Dandelion Brightening Finishing Powder $38 CAD
I love to use this brightening powder for a little flush of colour on my cheeks for a natural look. This sheer, ballerina-pink face powder takes your complexion from dull to radiant. Sweep it on cheeks as a soft blush or dust it all over the face as a brightening finishing powder.
Bang Beauty Blush $20 US
This pressed powder blush offers a soft lightweight layer of silky colour that glides on easily, blends effortlessly, and creates a radiant glow. The formulation of this blush is highly pigmented and lasts for hours without needing to be re-touched. Shown in shade ‘Smoked Peach’.
Morphe 8C Cool Pro Blush Palette $27 CAD
This palette is full of beautiful cool tones. Eight highly pigmented shades in matte, shimmer, and satin finish that blend seamlessly. Can be built up for more intense colour. Shades included in this palette:
- SEXY (sugared peach)
- IT GIRL (matte ballerina pink)
- FREE (cotton candy sheen)
- HOT (matte fuchsia)
- DRIVEN (shimmering rose)
- EGO (gilded copper)
- Drama (twinkling amethyst)
- Queen (matte raspberry)