Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush Review, Photos, Swatches

Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush
Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush

Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush ($8.95 for 0.09 oz.) is a muted, coppery-brown with warm, reddish undertones and a satin sheen. Too Faced Spiced Peach (P, $30.00) is more shimmery, lighter, cooler (95% similar). Chanel Alezane (260) (P, $45.00) is less shimmery, cooler (90% similar). NYX Bronzed (P, $6.50) is lighter (90% similar). Dior Charnelle (459) (P, $44.00) is less shimmery, lighter, warmer (90% similar). MAC Stylish Me (LE, $24.00) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). Chanel Elegance (370) (P, $45.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Viseart Bronze #3 (PiP, ) is darker (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Lissome (Top) (LE, ) is less shimmery, lighter (90% similar). NARS Liberation (Right) (LE, ) is more shimmery, lighter (85% similar). MAC Ambering Rose (P, $24.00) is darker, brighter, warmer (85% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Inhibition (P, $60.00) is less shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Colour Pop Non-Fiction (LE, $8.00) is more shimmery, lighter, brighter (85% similar). Colour Pop Stryke (LE, $8.00) is darker, brighter (85% similar). MAC Pleasure Model (LE, $27.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). Colour Pop Construct (LE, $7.00) is less shimmery, lighter, warmer (85% similar). Stellar Beauty Eclipse (P, $25.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). MAC Make You Mine (P, $23.50) is brighter, warmer (85% similar). KIKO 106 Beige Rose (P, $12.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). Sephora + Pantone Universe Marsala (LE, ) is darker, brighter, cooler (80% similar). Buxom Seychelles (P, $22.00) is more shimmery, lighter, warmer (80% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

The formula is described as a “luxurious powder blush” with “silky smooth application” that yields a “radiant glow” and a “delicate flush of color.” The latter seems to suggest a sheerer formulation. It had semi-sheer to semi-opaque, buildable color payoff with a soft, powdery texture that seemed a little harder to blend out as it had a tendency to stick more heavily to some places than others. I would recommend lightly powdering with a setting or finishing powder prior to applying this, as it will tamp down any natural oiliness that’s on the skin or if you used cream/liquid foundation, your foundation. The color is absolutely gorgeous, but I really wish it easier to use! Once on, it has a satiny sheen that is both luminous and natural without emphasizing pores or the skin’s natural texture. It lasted for seven hours on me before starting to fade and breakdown.

7
Product
10
Pigmentation
6.5
Texture
7.5
Longevity
4
Application
78%
Total
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Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush
Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush

Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush
Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush

Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush
Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush

Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush
Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush

Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush
Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush

Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush
Black Opal Rose Gold Baked Blush

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Makeup Look

On face:
  • Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Aqua Foundation
  • Guerlain Les Voilettes Loose Setting Powder
On eyes:
  • L'Oreal Little Beige Dress Eyeshadow
  • L'Oreal Cafe au Lait Eyeshadow
  • L'Oreal Pain au Chocolat Eyeshadow
  • L'Oreal Mademoiselle Pink Eyeshadow
  • Zoeva Taupe Eyeliner
On lips
  • MAC So Select Lipstick

About the Reviewer

Reviewer

Christine has normal-to-dry skin with areas of dryness (cheeks, nose, and under the eyes). She has a light-medium skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones. Her best foundation matches include: Tarte Rainforest of the Sea in Light-Medium Neutral (best match), Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Makeup in Desert Beige 2N1, Giorgio Armani Maestro Glow in 4.0, Hourglass Warm Ivory Vanish Seamless Finish, Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous in Dusk, MAC NC20/NC25, Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Liquid in Y305 (140). For more matches, please read our full Foundation FAQ. For more information on our review process, please read our Review FAQ.

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Ugh, what a shame that this one doesn’t blend out easily! This was the *perfect* shade for me from this range so far. Well then, this makes it official. I need to buy MAC Make You Mine.

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