MAC That’s Peachy Glow Play Blush Review & Swatches

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MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
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MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
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MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush (Swatched with Fingertips)
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush
MAC That's Peachy Glow Play Blush

That's Peachy

MAC That’s Peachy Glow Play Blush ($30.00 for 0.25 oz.) is a brighter pop of medium tangerine with moderate, warm undertones and a satin finish. The texture felt smooth, lightly pliable (almost clay-like–not that creamy or wet to the touch but movable) and felt more like a thin powder once it came into contact with my skin.

I found it easiest to apply with fingertips as it blended out more readily (the warmth of my touch seemed to enable blending), plus fingertips offered more medium, buildable coverage (so less layers). A brush yielded sheer coverage that built up to medium coverage with three layers. It lasted well for eight hours before fading a bit on me.

MAC Glow Play Blushes launch February 6th and will be available in 11 shades; see the collection information here.

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

Formula Overview

$30.00/0.25 oz. - $120.00 Per Ounce

The new, limited edition formula is supposed to have "eight-hour, fade-free wear" with an "ultra-blendable" formula that has "sheer" but buildable coverage with a "gel-cream texture" that is "bouncy." It's gel-to-powder blush that has a lightly emollient, slightly sponge-like quality to it--more like a smoother, more emollient clay-like texture to me--that feels more like powder as soon as it comes into contact with my skin.

The pigmentation was definitely more sheer to semi-sheer, buildable to medium to semi-opaque coverage with some of the deeper/darker hues in the range having more coverage and better building capabilities. I preferred using fingertips for application as I felt it was easier to faster to apply, though fingertips will yield slightly higher coverage compared to a brush. The formula applied well--most of the time--over bare skin as well as over base products like liquid foundation without lifting it up. They wore eight hours before starting to show signs of fading.

Browse all of our MAC Glow Play Blush swatches.

Ingredients

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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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LOVE this. This is an easy shade for me to wear, tough to get wrong on my skintone… and the texture sounds great, too. Wow, am I getting two of these? This color and “Totally Synced” also? I guess maybe! It’s been a while since I bought any MAC.

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