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Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

01/10

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Peach Berry

Too Faced Peach Berry Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush ($30.00 for 0.44 oz.) is a muted, medium plum with subtle, warm undertones and a semi-matte finish. It had medium coverage that was buildable to semi-paque pigmentation in two to three layers.

The consistency was thin, a real hybrid between cream and powder as it did not feel that wet or emollient in the pot, and as soon as the product touched skin, it seemed to feel quite powder-like. This particular shade was somewhat prone to sinking into the skin and making the area seemed dotted, as if the color filled my pores in places, which made it difficult to smooth, even coverage that was actually flattering to wear. It applied slightly more evenly over a base, but it then lifted the base product somewhat, so it created patchiness and clumpiness. The blush lasted for six hours before fading noticeably on me.

Formula Overview

$30.00/0.44 oz. - $68.18 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to be a "cream-to-powder blush" that has "buildable color" and a "creamy, velvety texture" paired with a "radiant-matte finish." The consistency felt creamy to the touch, but it also felt a little powdery. It had a candy-coated shell initially--very shiny--but after one or two uses, the texture looked more matte and felt a lot drier. It seemed almost as if it was drying out over time, so ultimately, it felt more like a powder going on most of the time.

The texture was thinner and while it was no trouble to diffuse the product across the skin, it did not do so that evenly, and I noticed a lot of color that seemed to sit in my pores (like dots of deeper color). The coverage was more buildable when applied with a fingertip, but it was a challenge to get more coverage that was still blended as the color seemed to disappear as I blended it out (even just a little). The only way I could manage decent application was patting color on the apples of the cheeks with fingertips and lightly pressing to blend, and then going back with a bit of foundation actually blend out the edges. The wear was short end on bare skin at six to seven hours.

Over foundation, they were worse, as they lifted liquid foundations a lot, which resulted in uneven coverage and some unevenness in overall texture, too, as the cream-to-powder formula caused clumping with my liquid foundations (I tried three different ones with this blush formula).

Browse all of our Too Faced Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush swatches.

Ingredients

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Isodecyl Isononanoate, Phenyl Trimethicone, Silica, Dicalcium Phosphate, Mica, Polyethylene, Silica Silylate, Aqua/Water/Eau, Flavor/Aroma, Benzyl Benzoate, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil/Carthamus Tinctorius Seed Oil, Ficus Carica (Fig) Fruit Extract/Ficus Carica Fruit Extract, Fragrance/Parfum, Pentaerythrityl Tetra-di-t-butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate, Phenoxyethanol, Potassium Sorbate, Propylene Glycol Dicaprylate/Dicaprate, Prunus Persica (Peach) Fruit Extract/Prunus Persica Fruit Extract, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Tin Oxide, Tocopheryl Acetate, Xanthan Gum, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Red 30 Lake (CI 73360), Red 28 Lake (CI 45410), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492).

5
Product
9
Pigmentation
5
Texture
6.5
Longevity
2
Application
61%
Total
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Make Up For Ever B210 Artist Face Color (Blush)

01/05

Make Up For Ever B210 Artist Face Color – Blush

Make Up For Ever B210 Artist Face Color – Blush

Make Up For Ever B210 Artist Face Color – Blush

Make Up For Ever B210 Artist Face Color – Blush

Make Up For Ever B210 Artist Face Color – Blush

B210

Make Up For Ever B210 Artist Face Color ($23.00 for 0.17 oz.) is a vibrant, medium pink with warm, yellow undertones and a satiny sheen. It had ultra-fine shimmer that gave it a soft glow on the skin but did not look overtly shimmery and definitely not metallic once applied. The consistency was soft, smooth, and not quite as dense as most shades in the range. It had rich, opaque color payoff in a single layer, and thankfully, it was easy to blend out along the edges for a diffused gradient of color. The blush wore well for eight and a half hours on me before fading slightly.

Formula Overview

$23.00/0.17 oz. - $135.29 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to have "intense color payoff" with a "long-lasting finish." The range is split into three types--Highlighters, Sculpting Powders, and Blushes--that is easy to determine by the first letter of the shade name (H for Highlighter, S for Sculpting, and B for Blush). There are three finishes--matte, shimmer, and pearl but was less obvious. In fact, the majority of the "matte" shades were more like semi-matte or natural matte where there were no distinctive shimmer particles but they seemed to take on the natural finish of the skin, which gave the "mattes" a particularly seamless finish on the skin but might be dewier on oilier skin types than desired. None of the 34 shades available were frosted or metallic except three of the highlighters (H100, H106, H312).

The pigmentation ranged from medium to opaque, depending largely on the shade, though they were always buildable if they were not opaque in a single layer. Some of the deeper, more matte shades were less forgiving and took more effort to diffuse and blend, even when I used a lighter hand or a more feathery brush. The texture was smooth, velvety, and moderately dense without any powderiness or dustiness in the pan. The formula has lasted between eight and ten hours on me.

You can view swatches of all of the blushes, all of the highlighters, and all of the sculpting powders in the Swatch Gallery.

Browse all of our Make Up For Ever Artist Face Color – Blush swatches.

Ingredients

B210
B210
9.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
9
Longevity
5
Application
96%
Total

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

01/10

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush

Ginger Peach

Too Faced Ginger Peach Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush ($30.00 for 0.44 oz.) is a medium orange with warm, golden pearl and a satin sheen. The finish wasn’t matte, but it wasn’t particularly dewy–just a light sheen from the shimmer–as it dried down to a powder finish almost instantly upon contact with my skin.

The texture was smooth and more cream-like initially, but after that initial swatch, it had a drier, slightly thicker feel over the area exposed. It was a dense product and not at all squishy, to give you an idea about the texture, which made it thinner and less blendable on the skin. I was able to apply this decently by patting the color on with my fingertip and then using the edge of my finger to diffuse the edges. I had to be very careful applying it over foundation, as it tended to lift the base away from the skin and start to clump up. It lasted for six hours on me before fading noticeably.

Formula Overview

$30.00/0.44 oz. - $68.18 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to be a "cream-to-powder blush" that has "buildable color" and a "creamy, velvety texture" paired with a "radiant-matte finish." The consistency felt creamy to the touch, but it also felt a little powdery. It had a candy-coated shell initially--very shiny--but after one or two uses, the texture looked more matte and felt a lot drier. It seemed almost as if it was drying out over time, so ultimately, it felt more like a powder going on most of the time.

The texture was thinner and while it was no trouble to diffuse the product across the skin, it did not do so that evenly, and I noticed a lot of color that seemed to sit in my pores (like dots of deeper color). The coverage was more buildable when applied with a fingertip, but it was a challenge to get more coverage that was still blended as the color seemed to disappear as I blended it out (even just a little). The only way I could manage decent application was patting color on the apples of the cheeks with fingertips and lightly pressing to blend, and then going back with a bit of foundation actually blend out the edges. The wear was short end on bare skin at six to seven hours.

Over foundation, they were worse, as they lifted liquid foundations a lot, which resulted in uneven coverage and some unevenness in overall texture, too, as the cream-to-powder formula caused clumping with my liquid foundations (I tried three different ones with this blush formula).

Browse all of our Too Faced Peach My Cheeks Melting Powder Blush swatches.

Ingredients

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Isodecyl Isononanoate, Phenyl Trimethicone, Silica, Dicalcium Phosphate, Mica, Polyethylene, Silica Silylate, Aqua/Water/Eau, Flavor/Aroma, Benzyl Benzoate, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil/Carthamus Tinctorius Seed Oil, Ficus Carica (Fig) Fruit Extract/Ficus Carica Fruit Extract, Fragrance/Parfum, Pentaerythrityl Tetra-di-t-butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate, Phenoxyethanol, Potassium Sorbate, Propylene Glycol Dicaprylate/Dicaprate, Prunus Persica (Peach) Fruit Extract/Prunus Persica Fruit Extract, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Tin Oxide, Tocopheryl Acetate, Xanthan Gum, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Red 30 Lake (CI 73360), Red 28 Lake (CI 45410), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492).

6
Product
9
Pigmentation
7
Texture
6.5
Longevity
3
Application
70%
Total
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Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

01/10

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter

Happy Face

Too Faced Happy Face Peach Frost Melting Powder Highlighter ($30.00 for 0.44 oz.) is a light, yellowed gold with warm undertones and a pearly sheen. It had semi-sheer pigmentation that was buildable to medium coverage on the skin.

The formula is supposed to be a “cream-to-powder highlighter” that has a “buildable champagne peach radiance” that is best applied with “fingers or Kabuki brush.” The texture felt smooth to the touch, and initially, there was a bit of slip to the surface, but after I used it once, the remaining amount exposed was drier, almost powdery, but there was still some velvetiness that gave it a more cream-like feel than powder-like feel.

The sheen from this was noticeable but still on the more subtle side, which may appeal to some but anyone who wants a more moderate or intense highlight would likely want to look elsewhere. I did not like this formula with a brush, as the brush did not pick up much product and did not seem to distribute the product well onto the face–it was as if the product dried on my brush. Using fingertips, I was able to get more product to transfer onto my skin. It blended out nicely but was more challenging to blend out over foundation (liquid) as it tended to lift and cling to the foundation in places. On me, it lasted for six and a half hours on me.

Ingredients

Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, C12-15 Alkyl Benzoate, Isodecyl Isononanoate, Phenyl Trimethicone, Silica, Mica, Polyethylene, Silica Silylate, Aqua/Water/Eau, Flavor/Aroma, Benzyl Benzoate, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil/Carthamus Tinctorius Seed Oil, Dicalcium Phosphate, Ficus Carica (Fig) Fruit Extract/Ficus Carica Fruit Extract, Fragrance/Parfum, Pentaerythrityl Tetra-di-t-butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate, Phenoxyethanol, Potassium Sorbate, Propylene Glycol Dicaprylate/Dicaprate, Prunus Persica (Peach) Fruit Extract/Prunus Persica Fruit Extract, Tin Oxide, Tocopheryl Acetate, Xanthan Gum, Carmine (CI 75470), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).

Happy Face
Happy Face
7
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
7
Texture
7
Longevity
3
Application
72%
Total

Make Up For Ever B212 Artist Face Color (Blush)

01/06

Make Up For Ever B212 Artist Face Color – Blush

Make Up For Ever B212 Artist Face Color – Blush

Make Up For Ever B212 Artist Face Color – Blush

Make Up For Ever B212 Artist Face Color – Blush

Make Up For Ever B212 Artist Face Color – Blush

Make Up For Ever B212 Artist Face Color – Blush

B212

Make Up For Ever B212 Artist Face Color ($23.00 for 0.17 oz.) is a bright, medium cotton candy pink with strong, blue undertones and a satin finish. There was noticeable shimmer in its finish, but it was fine in size so it did not accentuate the look of pores or the skin’s natural texture. Instead, it yielded a soft, luminous sheen that made the skin look glowing but not metallic. The pigmentation was opaque in a single layer, though the texture was moderately dense, which made it easy to use a lighter hand for sheerer coverage if desired. The color wore well for eight and a half hours on me before wearing away faintly.

Formula Overview

$23.00/0.17 oz. - $135.29 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to have "intense color payoff" with a "long-lasting finish." The range is split into three types--Highlighters, Sculpting Powders, and Blushes--that is easy to determine by the first letter of the shade name (H for Highlighter, S for Sculpting, and B for Blush). There are three finishes--matte, shimmer, and pearl but was less obvious. In fact, the majority of the "matte" shades were more like semi-matte or natural matte where there were no distinctive shimmer particles but they seemed to take on the natural finish of the skin, which gave the "mattes" a particularly seamless finish on the skin but might be dewier on oilier skin types than desired. None of the 34 shades available were frosted or metallic except three of the highlighters (H100, H106, H312).

The pigmentation ranged from medium to opaque, depending largely on the shade, though they were always buildable if they were not opaque in a single layer. Some of the deeper, more matte shades were less forgiving and took more effort to diffuse and blend, even when I used a lighter hand or a more feathery brush. The texture was smooth, velvety, and moderately dense without any powderiness or dustiness in the pan. The formula has lasted between eight and ten hours on me.

You can view swatches of all of the blushes, all of the highlighters, and all of the sculpting powders in the Swatch Gallery.

Browse all of our Make Up For Ever Artist Face Color – Blush swatches.

Ingredients

B212
B212
9
Product
10
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9
Longevity
5
Application
93%
Total

ColourPop Rodeo Drive Pressed Powder Bronzer

01/06

Colour Pop Rodeo Drive Pressed Powder Bronzer

Colour Pop Rodeo Drive Pressed Powder Bronzer

Colour Pop Rodeo Drive Pressed Powder Bronzer

Colour Pop Rodeo Drive Pressed Powder Bronzer

Colour Pop Rodeo Drive Pressed Powder Bronzer

Colour Pop Rodeo Drive Pressed Powder Bronzer

Rodeo Drive

ColourPop Rodeo Drive Pressed Powder Bronzer ($8.00 for 0.23 oz.) is a slightly muted, medium-dark brown with subtle, warm, rosy undertones and a natural, matte finish. The texture was soft, slightly powdery, and more prone to sheering out on the skin. I loved the color of the bronzer but wish the consistency was better; there was something about how it sat on my skin that seemed like the color pulled into my pores and looked a bit splotchy. It was not noticeable from a normal viewing distance but could be a deal-breaker for some. It had good color payoff in a single layer, which was buildable to full coverage. The powder stayed on well for eight hours on me before fading.

Formula Overview

$8.00/0.25 oz. - $32.00 Per Ounce

ColourPop's Pressed Powder Bronzer is supposed to have a "super velvety-soft" feel that yields a "natural tanned glow." There was no mention of coverage, but the brand's promotional swatches showed full coverage. The bronzers had a soft, silky texture that was slightly powdery in the pan but tended to apply with ease, blended out nicely, and sat well on the skin. The majority of the shades seemed to have a semi-matte to satin finish, which helped them glide on and appear more natural (in finish) on the skin. The wear ranged from eight to eight and a half hours on me.

Browse all of our Colour Pop Pressed Powder Bronzer swatches.

Ingredients

TALC, NYLON-12, ZINC STEARATE, SILICA, POLYETHYLENE, ETHYLHEXYL PALMITATE, DIMETHICONE, LAUROYL LYSINE, PHENOXYETHANOL, PTFE, CAPRYLYL GLYCOL, SORBITAN SESQUIOLEATE, ETHYLHEXYLGLYCERIN, HEXYLENE GLYCOL, BISMUTH OXYCHLORIDE (CI 77163), IRON OXIDES (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891).

B-

Permanent

8
Product
9
Pigmentation
7.5
Texture
8.5
Longevity
4
Application
82%
Total