Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush Review, Photos, Swatches

Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush
Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush

Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush ($10.00 for 0.15 oz.) is a soft, medium pink with warm undertones and a matte finish. MAC Sweet Enough (P, $29.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). LORAC Tinge (PiP, $23.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Shiseido Twilight Hour (02) (P, $29.00) is darker, brighter, cooler (90% similar). Benefit Dandelion (PiP, $29.00) is lighter (85% similar). NARS Illusive (LE, $30.00) is warmer (90% similar). KIKO 109 Candy Rose (P, $12.00) is lighter (90% similar). Chantecaille Bliss (LE, $44.00) is lighter (90% similar). Makeup Geek Spell Bound (DC, $9.99) is more shimmery (90% similar). Hourglass Surreal Effect (LE, $40.00) is brighter (90% similar). Jouer Rose Petal (LE, ) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). LORAC Wavelength (LE, ) is more shimmery, lighter, warmer (90% similar). Physicians Formula Natural (P, $12.99) is lighter (90% similar). Makeup Geek Main Squeeze (P, $10.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Mocha (P, $24.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Giorgio Armani Daybreak (503) (P, $46.00) is warmer (90% similar). KVD Beauty Delilah (Light) (DC, ) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). Kevyn Aucoin Capri (P, $58.00) is more shimmery (90% similar). MAC Blushbaby (P, $24.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Violet Argente (Blush) (LE, $60.00) is brighter (90% similar). ColourPop I Need Space (P, $8.00) is more shimmery, warmer (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). It had a lightly dusty consistency, though very soft and finely-milled, that had a tendency to sheer out on the skin, so it was hard to achieve opaque coverage. It had more semi-sheer to medium pigmentation overall. Compared to the previous formulation, this version is just more matte and has a lot less dimension on the face. I didn’t have any trouble applying or blending out the blush, and it sat well on the skin. The color started to fade after seven and a half hours of wear.

Spell Bound

PPermanent. $10.00.
B
B
8.5
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
8
Texture
8
Longevity
5
Application
84%
Total
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Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush
Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush

Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush
Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush

Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush
Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush

Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush
Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush

Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush
Makeup Geek Spell Bound Blush

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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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All I can say is, thank goodness I have MAC Spring Flock! Which is about as light as I can go in a peachy shade like this in order for it to show up decently.

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