We found eight rosy shades you won't be able to resist

By Patricia Shannon
August 29, 2019
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Credit: Robbie Caponetto; Styling: Elizabeth MacLennan

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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