8 Blushes That Guarantee a Subtle Flush With a Flick of the Wrist
All Southern women know that the power of blush cannot be underestimated. They also know that applying blush is an artform that can go from touch-of-color to tragedy at the drop of a hat. Luckily we've found the perfect balance with these rosy shades designed to create the subtle sun-kissed glow you're after.
1. Maybelline Fit Me Blush in Wine
Dramatic or downplayed? Pick your preference with this powder that earns an A+ for ease of application.
Buy It: $6; ulta.com
2. Bye Bye Pores Blush in Carefree
Conceal imperfections while adding a healthy sheen with this brilliant powder.
Buy It: $24; sephora.com
3. True Match Blush in Barely Blushing
For year-round radiance, go beyond the cheekbones, and dust wherever the sun would naturally kiss.
Buy It: $8; walmart.com
4. CoverGirl Cheekers Blush in Bordeaux Burgundy
These tiny compacts are designed for sweeping touches to give you on-the-go glow. Available in 16 shades.
Buy It: $3.50; amazon.com
5. Chanel Joues Contraste Powder Blush in Pink Explosion
Pink meets shimmer in this silky, soft powder that goes on like a dream.
Buy It: $45; nordstrom.com
6. Bobbi Brown Blush in Pale Pink
Create a natural look by swiping this matte-ifying blush from the cheeks up and over to the hairline.
Buy It: $32; sephora.com
7. Nars Blush in Bumpy Ride
This pressed-powder formula with warm undertones is available in both shimmer and matte finishes.
Buy It: $30; neimanmarcus.com
8. Cheek to Chic in Pillow Talk
Use the outer shade to trace your cheekbones and the center for adding a pop of color to the apples.
Buy It: $40; charlottetilbury.com
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What's your favorite blush? Are you always game to try a new model or are you and your compact tried-and-true friends? We want you to spill all your blush secrets.