Boast Your Best Blush

Makeup can be hard to master, but once you pick out what’s best for your skin tone, it’s magic! Blush is a key component of a complete beat face, as it adds color, brings out cheek bones, and adds definition to the face.  Like anything else, this cosmetic can be done all the way right or can look completely wrong.  Don’t settle for bad blush, use this blush guide as a way to pick your best shade of blush.

Fair skin

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Taylor Swift is a perfect example of a woman with a fair skin tone. For the extremely lighter skin tones, choose baby pinks and peaches to warm up your face.

Balling on a Budget: Try baby pink shades from the Mayballine mousse blush line

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Simply Splurging: Try the peach tones that Lancome Cosmetics offer

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Medium Skin

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For the Medium skinned gals, Sofia Vargara is your point of reference. To get the benefits of soft beautiful cheeks choose between the shades of Apricot and Soft Berry. These shades will do wonders for your skin!

 

Balling on a Budget: Choose apricot shades for your application

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Simply Splurging: See the soft berry benefits from the Mac Makeup Line

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Olive Skin

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Eva Mendes is the one to watch if you have an Olive skin tone. Olive skin tones are different when it comes to blush because bronzers work best, as well as rose shades.

Balling on a Budget: Get double for your money with this blush and bronzer duo kit from E.L.F.

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Simply Splurge: Add dimension by trying this bronzing kit from Smashbox

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Dark Skin

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Blush can still be used on darken skin tones such as Tamika Sumpter! Youre go to shades are Tangerines.

Balling on a Budget: Try sephora’s line of blushes in the tangerine shade.

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Simply Splurging: NYX tangerine choices are excellent to try.

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May your day be great and your cheeks stay rosy!

Victoria Webster

Beauty Writer

Natural Hair lover and product junkie, Victoria is a beauty writer based in Cleveland, Ohio. As a graduate of Baldwin Wallace University, she has worked with different publications including Cleveland Magazine and The Call and Post Newspapers. She loves all things related to health and beauty. When she's not working, you can catch her looking for new beauty products to try on naturally curly hair or browsing the web for the latest beauty trends and products to feature on her website www.blossom2beauty.com.