When we say make up we first think about foundation, eyes and lips . But don’t underestimate the importance of blush ! The blush is your best ally to contour, color and emphasis the cheeks. This is the final touch for a perfect makeup .
Every woman can use it but it doesn’t mean they should use it the same way ! The proper application depends on the face shape, To use blush like a pro follow the instructions below !
Powder or Cream ?
You can find 2 types of blush : Powder or cream. The only big rule is to use one or another . Don’t mix them or you’ll ruin your make up. If you want a creamy, shinny and glowy result, choose the cream blush. But if you prefer a matte finish, the powder is the best option.
The color you should use depends on your skin tone.
Fair skin : baby pink, pale pink, plum, peach
Medium skin : apricot, mauve, soft berry
Olive skin : orange peach, bronze
Dark skin : raisin, brick, sofft red, fiery orange
Where to apply the blush ?
Square face like : Focus blush on the apples of the cheeks doing small circles to soften the angles of the chin.
Round face : Make your round face look more narrow wearing your blush along the cheekbones and up towards the ears, from the apples of your cheeks to your temples . It helps to make a slimmer face.
Heart face : Apply blush under the natural lines of your cheeckbones and sweep upwards to balance the pointy jawline.
Oval face: You can wear blush so many different ways but for a natural look, apply to the apples of cheek and sweep upwards.
Long face : Apply blush horizontally on your cheeks towards the ears to widen the face . Don’t forget to blend well to avoid the football player look.
Your make up Artist tips :
- Peach blush color works for everyone make every skin tone looks amazing.
- Wear blush but not to much contouring for your wedding day. If blush makes the brides look stunning on the photos.
- Airbrush blush is long lasting and perfect if your are getting married in a humid weather area like the Riviera Maya or for nightlife events.
Now you know everything don’t be shy to blush anymore !!!