Sydney Grace Summer Love Blush Review & Swatches

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Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush

Summer Love

Sydney Grace Summer Love Pressed Blush ($9.00 for 0.25 oz.) is a bright, medium-dark orange-coral with warm undertones and fine, golden shimmer that gave it a luminous finish. It had opaque pigmentation in a single layer with a soft, smooth consistency that wasn’t too firmly nor too softly pressed into the pan. The product picked up well with a brush but didn’t have any issues with excess product kicked up in the pan. It applied evenly to bare skin and blended out easily along the edges, while the finish didn’t emphasize my skin’s natural texture. This shade stayed on nicely for eight and a half hours before fading slightly.

FURTHER READING: Formula Overview for details on general performance and characteristics (like scent).

Formula Overview

$9.00/0.25 oz. - $36.00 Per Ounce

It's a more pigmented blush, so it favors those who need or want richer coverage achieved with less product or in one layer, but those who prefer sheerer, more buildable blush may find there is a learning curve. The formula was very blendable and easy to work with, so I think it is more forgiving, particularly shades with some shimmer in them. The matte shades can be slightly powdery but do not look dry or dusty when applied, though they can darken a bit if not applied over drier or more matte skin (or a base). They wore between eight and 10 hours on me before fading noticeably.

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Ingredients

Silk Mica (Mica (77019), Boron Nitride, L-Lysine Mica (Mica 77019 and Lauroyl Lysine), Caranuba Mica (Mica 77019 and Caranuba Wax), Magnesium Stearate, Magnesium Myristate, Zinc Stearate ((+/- Mica (Mica 77019), Fractionated Coconut Oil (Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891) Vitamin E (Tocopherol), Silk Powder, Allantoin, Chromium Hydroxide Green (CI77289), Chromium Green (CI77288), Carmine, Iron Oxide (CI 77499, 77491, 77492), Tin Oxide (CI 778161), Manganese Violet (CI 77742), Ferric Ferrocyanide (CI 77510), Ultramarines (77007), Silica, *Synthetic Flurophylogopite, Zinc (CI 77947), Bronze and Copper Powder (CI 77400), Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Potassium Sorbate, Hexylene Glycol))

Summer Love

PPermanent. $9.00.
A
A
9.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
9
Longevity
5
Application
96%
Total
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The Overview
Pressed Blush
Sydney Grace
$9.00/0.25 oz.

95%

Average

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Reviewer

Christine Mielke is the editor-in-chief and has been reviewing products for over 14 years.

She has normal-to-dry skin with occasional dryness on cheeks and nose. She has a light plus skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones (view her foundation matches here).

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I bought this last spring but it was a bit shimmery for my skin until I read your tutorials on brushes so now I apply it with a fan brush and it’s perfect. It works nicely as an eye shadow too.

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