Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush Review & Swatches

01/09

Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush
Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush

Honey Thief

Melt Cosmetics Honey Thief Blush ($22.00 for 0.17 oz.) is a muted, medium pink with strong,w arm undertones and a matte finish. It had opaque pigmentation in a single layer, though it was powdery to the point where it sheered out a bit when applied and blended out initially. It was pigmented enough that I wouldn’t describe the formula as buildable, which was how it was supposed to be. The texture felt finely-milled and silky, despite the powderiness, and it blended out well on my skin. It lasted nicely for eight hours on me before fading noticeably.

Formula Overview

$22.00/0.17 oz. - $129.41 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to have "buildable" coverage that "melts into skin flawlessly." They were quite pigmented--opaque in one layer--where less was more, particularly if you actually desired buildable coverage out of the product. The texture was thin, smooth, and silky with moderate powderiness in the pan. The blush blended out well on my skin and didn't appear dry nor were they prone to emphasizing my skin texture. They lasted eight hours on me before fading visibly.

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Ingredients

Talc, Mica, Zinc Stearate, Boron Nitride, Octyldodecyl Stearoyl Stearate, Dimethicone, Octyldodecanol, Polymethylsilsesquioxane, Nylon 12, Magnesium Carbonate, Lauroyl Lysine, Isopropyl Titanium Triisostearate, Silica, Ethylhexylglycerin, Phenoxyethanol May Contain (+/-): Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891), Yellow Oxide (Ci 77492), Red Oxide (Ci 77491), Black Oxide (Ci 77499), Yellow 5 Lake (Ci 19140), Ultramarines (Ci 77007).

8
Product
7.5
Pigmentation
7.5
Texture
8.5
Longevity
5
Application
81%
Total
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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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I finally understand the near cult status of this blush in certain circles! It is absolutely lovely and has that perfect neutral balance going on that allows it to work on more olive complexions. Getting!

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