Cream Blushes Are In! Here Are Your New Must Have Cheek Colors
Get ready to load up on blush. In this mandated mask generation, contour and bold lips are out and while you can still make a bold statement with your eye makeup, it may seem like too much of a dedicated effort. Blush is becoming the hero makeup product that can add an instant pop of color to the face. With blush being the third-most searched beauty product in the United States, cream blushes are leading the pack with a major trending moment.
Cream blushes are easier to apply as they appear more natural looking. Because they can simulate the texture of the skin, cream blushes are a go to for a no makeup makeup look. Layering a cream blush under a powder blush is also a great way to make your blush last longer.
The great thing about blush is that choosing the right color isn’t hard. There isn’t a right or wrong when it comes to blush color. A coral or pink color blush can give a youthful glow to the skin.
NARS Cosmetics’ new Air Matte Sheer Cream Blushes are a unique mousse blush that transforms into a velvety powder for a weightless, cloud-like wash of color.
A warmer brown or bronze blush can give a a much-needed boost when you’ve been indoors for months during the lockdown.
Armani’s Neo Nude A-Line Liquid Blush is a water-based liquid color that fuses with the skin, providing a healthy-looking, glowing complexion.
Experiment with layering shades to create definition. Apply a more muted tone all over the cheek bone and a more pop of color on the apple of the cheek to give off a pump and youthful look. For a lifted look place a darker shade closest to the hair line and a soft shade towards the center of the face.
Providing the benefits of skincare, Colour Pop is launching Cheek Dew Serum Blush featuring a pillowy soft formula infused with hyaluronic acid, vitamin C and vitamin E.
Cream blushes can be blended with your fingers or a synthetic brush but be sure not to blend too much or it will disappear. Easily blend your cream blush into your eyes for a monocromatic look.
Selena Gomez’s Rare Beauty line has two different cream blushes. The Stay Vulnerable Melting Blush is a mistakeproof liquid-like cream blush that melts into a second skin for the most natural-looking flush you can’t mess up. The Soft Pinch Liquid Blush is a longer lasting and buildable product that’s best for more oily skin types.