BUXOM Seychelles Wanderlust Primer-Infused Blush Review & Swatches

Seychelles

Buxom Seychelles Wanderlust Primer-Infused Blush ($22.00 for 0.13 oz.) is a light-medium, rosy brown with warm undertones and a natural sheen. It had very fine shimmer throughout, which gave it a noticeable sheen on my skin but didn’t read frosted or metallic. It had opaque pigmentation with a smooth, lightly dusty consistency that was easy to pick up and blend out on my skin, though a little went a long way so use a lighter hand with this shade for less intensity. It wore well for nine hours on me before fading noticeably and had a good amount still visible after 12 hours of wear.

FURTHER READING: Formula Overview for details on general performance and characteristics (like scent).

Formula Overview

$22.00/0.13 oz. - $169.23 Per Ounce

The powder blush is supposed to have "12-hour wear" thanks to the "primer-infused" formulation that is supposed to "seamlessly blend" with a "luminous finish." It is scented with a "subtle, beachy scent" (it smells a bit like coconut and suntan lotion... aptly described a"beach," but wasn't a scent I detected much on, though my sense of smell has been dulled down lately). Most of the shades had semi-opaque to opaque pigmentation--and some where intensely pigmented to the point where the warning "use with a light hand" comes into play--with soft, finely-milled consistencies that were a little dusty in the pan.

The finish varied from satin to more pearlescent, and one shade has larger sparkles to it, so you'll want to pay attention to the finish of a particular shade if you are particular about the level of shine/shimmer in your cheek colors. I noticed that most of the shades applied darker and richer on my skin, both my forearm as well as my cheeks, than they appeared in the pot. The blushes blended out well and lasted between nine and 11 hours on me--definitely a bit longer wearing than average. They looked smoother and were more forgiving of skin texture when worn on bare skin than the average powder blush, too.

Browse all of our Buxom Wanderlust Primer-Infused Blush swatches.

Ingredients

Talc, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Boron Nitride, Zinc Stearate, Ethylene/Acrylic Acid Copolymer, Sodium Hyaluronate, Stearyl Dimethicone, Fragrance, Poloxamer 338, Silica, PTFE, Octadecene, Sorbic Acid, Sodium Dehydroacetate, Phenoxyethanol. May Contain (+/-): Mica, Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891), Iron Oxides (Ci 77491, Ci 77492, Ci 77499), Carmine (Ci 75470), Manganese Violet (Ci 77742), Red 7 Lake (Ci 15850), Red 28 Lake (Ci 45410), Red 30 Lake (Ci 73360), Yellow 5 Lake (Ci 19140), Yellow 6 Lake (Ci 15985), Ultramarines (Ci 77007).

Seychelles

PPermanent. $22.00.
A
A
9.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
9
Longevity
5
Application
96%
Total
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Buxom Seychelles Wanderlust Primer-Infused Blush

Buxom Seychelles Wanderlust Primer-Infused Blush

Buxom Seychelles Wanderlust Primer-Infused Blush

Buxom Seychelles Wanderlust Primer-Infused Blush

Buxom Seychelles Wanderlust Primer-Infused Blush

Buxom Seychelles Wanderlust Primer-Infused Blush

Buxom Seychelles Wanderlust Primer-Infused Blush

95%

Average

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Christine Mielke is the editor-in-chief and has been reviewing products for over 14 years.

She has normal-to-dry skin with occasional dryness on cheeks and nose. She has a light plus skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones (view her foundation matches here).

Learn more about her review process here.

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This might be the one for me — the one blush I used for years before it was discontinued (Chanel Tempting Beige) was a light rosy brown. I shall try to find it this weekend to check it out.

This may actually be just different enough from my HG natural looking Essence Satin Love blush to warrant buying it. Especially for something that I believe can withstand the fierce AZ summer heat and not fade or sweat off!

I like this shade a lot. In the vein of Tarte Exposed or Too Faced Baby Love, but softer and more brown/peach-toned, I think. Close enough to those to be comfortable, but different enough to be worth buying.

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