How To Apply Blush Perfectly

No makeup look is complete without a splash of blush makeup to the cheeks to give you a youthful glow. Blush is a dividing factor in the makeup world, normally due to a little heavy-handed application giving you a slightly Coco the Clown-esque vibe. We’ve written about the 6 most common blush application tips, so now we’re giving you the lowdown on how to apply blush using Charlotte Tilbury’s SWISH & POP application. This clever 2 step routine makes it so easy to apply, using a Cheek to Chic blush to give you a lovely color to your cheeks.

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How to Apply Blusher:

Step one: Take your trusty dome-headed blusher brush, and swirl lightly into the outer ring of the blusher, and popping the top of the brush in the center shade.

Step two: Make sure you tap off any excess, we want light application!

Step three: SWISH your blusher by running the brush flat up your cheekbone starting from the apple of your cheek to structure your face.

Step four: POP the color by taking the pointier end of the brush and applying to the apples of your cheeks to make them glow.

Step five: Always remember to blend seamlessly together in circular motions so you have no streaky lines at all. This will give you a flawless complexion that finishes off your makeup look beautifully.

You Can Also Try:

If you prefer a cream blush formulation, then you can also explore Charlotte Tilbury’s other blushers, for a youthful pop of color any way you want it!

Pretty Youth Glow is the cream blush to powder duo, with two harmonious shades and a tailored blusher brush so you can feel confident that you know how to apply blusher, with only one step to follow!

Beach Sticks are the cream blusher sticks that you can build to your desired intensity. Simply swipe on and blend in for a gorgeous glow.

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Posted by Charlotte on 2nd October at 10.10 in How To