NARS Goulue is a moderately warm-toned, medium-dark berry with a pearl finish. It is a limited edition blush that retails for $30.00 and contains 0.16 oz.
Goulue is a medium-dark, berry rose with subtle, cooler undertones and warmer gold shimmer. It had good pigmentation with a soft, blendable texture that was easy to use. The color wore well for almost eight hours on me. This shade was released previously, and it is presently available as an individual shade for VIB Rouges at Sephora. MAC Love Thing (P, $29.00) is cooler (90% similar). ColourPop Cheerio (P, $8.00) is darker, brighter (90% similar). NYX Apricot (P, $15.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). Milani Red Vino (P, $7.99) is warmer (95% similar). Patrick Ta Oh She's Different (Powder) (PiP, ) is darker, cooler (90% similar). IT Cosmetics Radiant in Rose (P, $24.00) is less shimmery, brighter, cooler (90% similar). Anastasia Exotic (PiP, ) is less shimmery, cooler (90% similar). Becca Nightingale (P, $32.00) is less shimmery, darker, brighter (90% similar). KIKO 104 Pastel Pink (P, $12.00) is more shimmery, cooler (90% similar). Sleek MakeUP Pomegranate (P, $6.99) is more shimmery, cooler (90% similar). NARS Outlaw (P, $30.00) is lighter, more muted (85% similar). NARS Oasis (P, $30.00) is darker, more muted (85% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Pink Glow #5 (LE, $60.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). NARS Ferocious (LE, $30.00) is more shimmery, darker, cooler (90% similar). NARS Dolce Vita (PiP, $30.00) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). MAC Gleeful (P, $29.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). KVD Beauty Morticia (Shade) (DC, ) is less shimmery, cooler (85% similar). Black Up NBL 03 (P, $26.50) is darker, cooler (85% similar). theBalm Pinstripe (P, $22.00) is more shimmery, lighter, cooler (85% similar). Kevyn Aucoin Neolita (P, $37.00) is darker, cooler (85% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.
FURTHER READING: Formula Overview, which is a detailed review of the range as a whole.
The ultimate authority in blush, NARS offers the industry's bestselling, most iconic shades for cheeks. NARS blush delivers healthy-looking color that enlivens the complexion and provides a natural-looking flush to flatter any skin tone. Iconic shades include a range of translucent, natural tones, each with a subtle pink undertone for a natural-looking blush to highlight the complexion. Silky, superfine micronized powder pigments in matte and shimmering shades ensure irresistibly soft, blendable application. A light application of even the highest-intensity hues delivers a natural-looking flush. These soft, buildable shades deliver a wide range of effects, from ultra-sheer to powerful pops of color.