beauty mark: cream blush
welcome spring with a full-on flush.
photo by nicholas ong
If the past few months of sun deprivation have left your complexion looking a bit vampiric, you might want to consider faking a rush of blood to your cheeks. Cream blush is the quickest route to that just-ran-through-a-meadow glow.
For the most believable faux flush, pinch your cheek and match your blush to that color. Just rub a little on the apples of your cheeks, then blend outwards along your cheekbones, and you’re good to go. Here are a ten that will wake up your face.
Do the dew with this stick! Pearl particles are the key to looking radiant.
With a trio of natural butters, this double duty blush also keeps cheeks hydrated.
If you prefer a barely-there flush, reach for this super sheer option.
Who knew snake venom (in conjunction with essential oils) could produce such a natural-looking flush?
Get an airbrushed look without having to use one of those complicated airbrush machines with this blendable blush.
Created with the harsh reality of HD technology in mind, this weightless blush is basically imperceptible to the naked eye.
The cult fave Multiple is now available sans sparkle. Because not everyone wants their face to shine bright like a diamond.
It’s a cream! It’s a powder! It’s both! With the smooth texture of a cream and the satiny finish of a powder, you get the best of both worlds.
The transfer- and water-resistant formula gives this stick serious staying power.
Packed with complexion-loving ingredients like argan and avocado oils, jojoba, and flax seed, this all-natural formula does amazing things for dull, dry skin.