5 August 2014

CHANEL BLUSH : ROSE INITIAL

 Chanel joues contrast powder blush - £31

This blusher has been on my wishlist for a couple of years now. Every time I get my makeup done at a Chanel counter, the makeup artist would always choose to use this shade on me and I think it just really suits my skintone very well and really flattering. I never caved in to purchasing this though due to the expensive price tag this came with and I always vow to try and find an alternative shade that is similar to this one.


This blush has tiny shimmery particles and the colour is quite multidimentional. I would describe the colouring of this to be quite similar to the infamous NARS orgasm shade but a bit more on the pinkier side. The blush itself is very finely milled and applies so nicely. I don't use the brush provided as I find it to be a little bit too small and fiddly to apply with therefore I choose to use the Real techniques blush brush to apply to get a nice finish. The product is easy to work with and I find that the pigmentation is just right as some heavily pigmented products are quite hard to use and blend out to create a nice finish.


I was quite suprised to say that this blush did last quite a long time on my skin despite my skin being combination oily and I have to blot throughout the day. The colour just seems to work very well with my other face products and I think that it is definitley worth the money. This has got to be an expensive splurge for me but I just can't believe how much I loved it and put off from buying this for all this time. This blush is now in my everyday make-up bag and taken the place of my truley loved NARS orgasm :)


What is your favourite blusher colour?
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10 comments

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  2. i impulse bought this for my mom for an xmas present when i saw an SA wearing it. i havent even bought /myself/ chanel yet at that point lol. it looks great on you! and i sort of wish i were living with my mom so i could borrow it :P

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  3. Wow that blush looks gorgeus on you, I wonder if it would look as pretty on darker skin tones!
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  4. Hi Ying, don't think you can go wrong with Chanel Blushes! This a lovely shade. I love their bronzers and foundations but think i need to invest in their blushes too :)

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  6. Wow, that looks so pretty and glowy x

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  7. the blusher looks soo pretty on you !!
    it gives a beautiful flush on your cheeks !

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  9. The blush looks gorgeous on you!!! :)

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