Wednesday, January 27th, 2010

Dolce & Gabbana Nude Blush

The First Blush of Spring:  Dolce & Gabbana Nude

Dolce & Gabbana Nude (#10) Blush ($44.00) is the softest peach-beige. This is a lovely way to accent cheeks for barely-there color!

This was actually a particularly difficult color to capture, because on my skin tone, the color melds and blends in quite well, so it’s harder for my camera to focus on the color swatch, but I managed to capture it–and you’ll be able to see just how soft it is.

I really like this for a way to give cheeks a bit of definition and color but without overdoing it; it works really well as a go-to cheek color when you do a more dramatic look (either on eyes or lips). I wore it with bright teal eyeshadow and coral lips, because it worked well to balance to look without taking away from it.

Dolce & Gabbana’s blushes have a nearly matte finish; they have just a subtle sheen but nothing glittery or shimmery here. If you liked such shades as MAC Notable or MAC The Perfect Cheek, Dolce & Gabbana’s Nude has a similar effect.

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  • Product: 29/30
  • Value: 7/10
  • Ease of Use: 4/5
  • Packaging: 4/5

Recommendation: For soft cheek color that doesn’t compete, Nude makes a great choice.

Availability: Saks

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Dolce & Gabbana Nude Blush

Dolce & Gabbana Nude Blush

Dolce & Gabbana Nude Blush

Dolce & Gabbana Nude Blush
Dolce & Gabbana Nude Blush

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13 thoughts on “Dolce & Gabbana Nude Blush Review, Photos, Swatches

  1. I love the color! So pretty! :)

  2. amy

    Pretty and subtle, but it may be a bit light for my NC37 skin tone and is probably a better highlight for me.

  3. maryam

    What a great color!

  4. Rachel

    Oooohh…it looks perfect! I can see how it’s probably a nightmare to photograph. Nice job on the shots ;) I’m totally gonna order this one!

  5. anna

    NICE! love the color. may get it at some point (when I have $$, lol)

  6. liana

    Does anyone know where to buy this brand in CAnada?

  7. Han

    What is the weight of this blush? TIA

  8. I’m not so crazy about blushes, barely I have 1 or 2 around here somewhere, but this color is really nice and natural. When I will finish my L’Oreal blush I will give this one a try :)Thanks for the review Christine.

  9. civa

    OMG I love that color!!!<3

  10. sindy

    please can you tell me any other peach color darker than this one,the picture shown on sacks web site dont help at all,and i want a peach color,and am not sure what to get.