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Makeup Geek Covet Blush Review, Photos, Swatches

Makeup Geek Covet Blush
Makeup Geek Covet Blush

Makeup Geek Covet Blush ($10.00 for 0.15 oz.) is a medium-dark, coral-red with warm undertones and a barely-there golden sheen. Tom Ford Beauty Ravish (P, $60.00) is less shimmery, lighter, warmer (95% similar). MAC Gleeful (P, $29.00) is brighter, cooler (95% similar). NARS Out There (LE, $30.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Fleet Fast (LE, $24.00) is lighter (90% similar). Bite Beauty Brioche (P, $24.00) is less shimmery, cooler (90% similar). Huda Beauty Sassy Saffron (P, $21.00) is less shimmery, warmer (90% similar). LORAC Rose (LE, $23.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Bite Beauty Cerise (P, $24.00) is less shimmery, glossier (90% similar). Phytosurgence Sublimate (P, $17.07) is less shimmery, darker, cooler (90% similar). Patrick Ta She's Baked (Powder) (PiP, ) is less shimmery, lighter, warmer (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Ravish (Discontinued) (DC, $60.00) is more shimmery, lighter (90% similar). MAC Autoerotique (LE, $31.00) is lighter (85% similar). Hourglass Surreal Halo (LE, $40.00) is lighter, more muted (85% similar). Sydney Grace Tangled (P, $9.00) is less shimmery, lighter (90% similar). NARS Isadora (LE, $30.00) is more shimmery, lighter, cooler (85% similar). Make Up For Ever S404 (P, $23.00) is darker, more muted (85% similar). Clinique Ginger Pop (01) (P, $21.00) is lighter, brighter, warmer (85% similar). Dior Plum Pop (11) (LE, $48.00) is more shimmery, lighter, cooler (85% similar). Buxom Dolly (P, $22.00) is lighter, cooler (85% similar). Anastasia Velvet (PiP, ) is less shimmery, darker, cooler (85% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

The formula is supposed to be pigmented, long-wearing, and blendable (for more on how it compares to the previous formula, check out this post). This was one of the more “shimmery” shades in the new range, which has more of a satin-level of shimmer/sheen. It was nicely pigmented and yielded opaque results, if desired, but it was still soft and silky enough to easily diffuse and blend out if you wanted sheerer coverage. The finish was natural–it looked like skin–but not overtly shimmery. When I tested this blush, it wore well for eight and a half hours before visibly fading.

Covet

PPermanent. $10.00.
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A
9
Product
10
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9
Longevity
5
Application
93%
Total

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Makeup Geek Covet Blush
Makeup Geek Covet Blush

Makeup Geek Covet Blush
Makeup Geek Covet Blush

Makeup Geek Covet Blush
Makeup Geek Covet Blush

Makeup Geek Covet Blush
Makeup Geek Covet Blush

Makeup Geek Covet Blush
Makeup Geek Covet Blush

Makeup Geek Covet Blush
Makeup Geek Covet Blush (see the break down for this look here)

Makeup Look
On face:
  • Tarte Rainforest of the Sea Foundation
  • Guerlain Les Voilettes Loose Setting Powder
On eyes:
  • LORAC Pro Palette 3
  • Sephora Love Affair Eyeliner
On lips:
  • Too Faced Honey Bear La Creme

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Like! ‘Coral red’ is my best tone for blush, and it’s very pretty in your photos. I’ve not gotten any MakeUp Geek yet…I think it’s time.

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