Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick Review, Photos, Swatches

Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick
Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick

Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick ($8.99 for 0.24 oz.) is a medium, rosy pink with soft, warm undertones and a luminous sheen. Tarina Tarantino Parasol (P, $25.00) is more shimmery, powder. Chanel Revelation (63) (P, $38.00) is lighter. theBalm Houndstooth (P, $22.00) is slightly darker, powder. See comparison swatches.

The Master Glaze formula is supposed to give cheeks a β€œdewy and gently glazed” look with β€œthe sheerest color.” The texture is moderately creamy, so it glides across the skin easily, but it can sometimes feel a little oily on the skin. It never fully dries down, so there’s dewy sheen that straddles the line between luminous and oily. You can minimize some of the oiliness (and also prolong the wear) by applying translucent setting or finishing powder on top. The color coverage was more buildable than it was “the sheerest color,” though it can easily be worn as a sheer pop of rosy pink as it is very blendable, and the color wore well for six hours before there was noticeable fading. It doesn’t build up to truly opaque color, though, as it takes a fairly thick layer to do so, which just doesn’t wear or feel right as a blush (very slippery and seems to look patchy within an hour).

Just Pinched Pink (10)

PPermanent. $8.99.
B
B
8.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
6.5
Longevity
5
Application
86%
Total

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Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick
Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick

Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick
Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick

Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick
Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick

Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick
Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick

Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick
Maybelline Just Pinched Pink (10) Master Glaze Glisten Blush Stick

Makeup Look
On face:
  • Guerlain Parure de Lumiere Foundation
  • Guerlain Les Voilettes Pressed Powder
On eyes:
  • (your left) Maybelline Beige-ing Beauty
  • Maybelline Caramel Cool
  • Maybelline Sleek & Spice; (your right) Maybelline Pure Nude
  • Maybelline Nude Compliment
  • Tarina Tarantino Spark of Envy Eyeliner
On lips:
  • Revlon Snow Peach

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xamyx Avatar

I’ve read several really negative reviews of this one, but your swatches (which I rely on more than any others!) look pretty good. I love the color, and after trying one of rhe LE shades, I’m fond of the formula, so this will find its way home with me. At least it’s permanent, so I’ll probably wait for some type of sale.

xamyx Avatar

I’m looking for a non-powder formula for Summer, when I have to reapply sunscreen several times a day, so the wear-time isn’t necessarily a bad thing for my purposes. I was planning to go with my Multiples, but I like the less expensive option, since I plan to use it more often. Also, if I’m out, I won’t feel as bad if I lose it, LOL!

Most of the negativity has been about it being too “oily looking”, and not pigmented enough, so I was expecting it too be more of a highlighter. However, I think this may be just enough color for everyday looks.

DonnaJ Avatar

I had a similar idea, and was thinking this would be great for the beach, picnics, pool, etc. Like you said, you’ll be reapplying sunscreen and could touch up then anyway. Also I’d be in tears if I took a NARS multiple and lost it, got sand in it, etc but with this, oh well, lots more at the drugstore and I probably have CVS extra bucks too! lol

beka Avatar

the blush does’t do it for me, but your picture makes me happy i found snow peach at the store last week! it reminded me i need to get it out and wear it! it’s still in the package at the bottom of my purse! oops.

Paula Avatar

Been enjoying the ‘Plums Up’ Master Glaze, and based on what I see here, I’ll love this one!! Thank you so much for such wonderfully comprehensive reviews!

Chelsea Avatar

Looks great on you! I have super dry skin, do you think it’d work for me? I’ve heard that it’s not very hydrating?

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