Cyndy89

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what are the best blush colors for me im nc20 in mac 120 mufe hd or blushes bang for your buck kind like i do own some blushes already but i kinda see i use same shade over and over. i do like pinks but oh man just look clownish and i do see peaches do look good on me. i have blush palette and some cheap blushes but i guess i want more of like quality products that are wearable for my skin type and skin tone. and like i said i have a 10 blush palette but i see i only use 2 shades the most other just look like i have a bruise or way to dark 

bchen506

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Check out Benefit's Dandelion and Coralista. The Balm's Frat boy or Down boy would look nice, too.

 

beautylovingirl

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Tarte blushes as well in the colors baby doll and exposed would also look great on you as well as blissful. Hope this helps!

roxystar4

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I am similar in coloring and hope that you find something nice :smileyhappy:  Here are some of the products I currently use and like.

 

Alima Pure in Freja (Alima pure also has matte blushes this one is shimmery though).  Freja-LSB_large.jpg

 

Pure Hearts Clean Hands makes a great mineral blush in the color papaya.  I really like it and you dont need a lot of the product to make a nice hint of color.

 

Maia Minerals makes a blush called Misty Rose.  It is really subtle and pretty. Has some glitter in it but it is not too noticable. 

 

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If you aren't a fan of mineral blushes 100% Pure has some great options.  

 

I use cranberry cheek tint when i want a little more flush. 1CCTCG-2.jpg

 

100% Pure also has a ton of great shades for powdered blush (not mineral- it is pressed powder).

 

 

Also I like Jane Iredale pure pressed blush. It is pressed blush but the picture shows it crushed up. Not sure why ? lol.

 

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I also use NARS in laguna for a bronzer but I notice that i get little bumps on my cheeks after using it.  All of the other blushes I mentioned above have great ratings from EWG for not containing a bunch of toxins that are banned in other countries as potentially harmful (which in the US are not banned). 

DesertRose0706

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I would try Tarte Amazonian Clay blush in Blissful.  I have a similar skin tone and  purchased this blush about 2 months ago.  It is a gorgeous and very flattering blush that I have been reaching for everyday.  I have few other tarte blushes in different shades and they are all great but Blissful is definitely my favorite. 

Kiki1517

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I'm NC20 as well and agree about the 10 blush palette, I used it once! None of the colors look even remotely the same on the skin and disappears quickly. If you like peach, I like NARS Deep Throat (shimmery peach) & Torrid (shimmery coral) $29.swfupload_4854536470929817139.jpgswfupload_2974562214014147903.jpg

From MAC my fave so far is Melba $21 (matte soft coral).swfupload_3087288039055134019.jpg

 

melissabt

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Hi Cyndy89-

 

With your skin tone a soft peach or pink would be nice. Since your skin is on the cooler side less warm shades would be a better option. Here are my suggestions:

 

Illamasqua Powder Blush

 

Katie Light Milky Pink

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Lover - vibrant apricot

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Sephora+Pantone Universe

 

Color Theory Sculpting Blush

 

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<3 Melissa
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I think Tarte Amazonian Clay 12 Hour blush in Blissful would look great based on your description. You could also look at the Nars Foreplay palette- it comes with 4 shades and Nars is known for their amazing blushes. The Too Faced Sweetheart blush is also really pretty!

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