divulGe: Official Blog of Galleria Dallas


Cosmetic Corner: Best in Blushes


Is there anything that says spring more than flowers? We can think of only one thing: rosy cheeks. One of spring 2018’s hottest beauty trends has been bringing new life to an age old cosmetic staple: blush. Whether you like cream or powder, mattifying or highlighting, the newest options to flatter your features have something for everyone.

Benefit Cosmetics Blush Cheek Bar Palette


If you haven’t had the chance to try a Benefit blush, you are truly missing out. Their wide range of shades is known for being universally flattering and easily buildable, giving you just the right amount of pigment no matter what look you’re going for. Their cheek palettes are legendary, with five full size products to treat your cheeks, including their Hoola bronzer. This palette will definitely be a new friend in your makeup routine all spring and summer long.



NARS Blush in “Orgasm”

This is one of the most iconic blushes on the market. NARS has won countless awards for this peachy pink shade with just a subtle hint of a golden shimmer. It’s the perfect shade that looks good on almost everyone, and we do mean everyone. Devoted blushers include Kim Kardashian West, Jennifer Lawrence, and Katherine Zeta-Jones. If you’re looking for a blush to take you from your pale early spring days into the peak of summer, you won’t find a better shade than this.



Charlotte Tilbury Beach Stick in “Las Salinas”

For all you cream blush lovers out there, we may have found your new favorite product. The Charlotte Tilbury line of do-it-all blushes are great for gals on the go. Packaged like a lipstick bullet, it’s perfect to tuck into your purse so you can freshen up your face when you’re headed from the office to happy hour. We love the bright coral shade of “Las Salinas” – almost as much as we love daydreaming about wearing it on a jet-setting vacation to the Mediterranean this summer.




Too Faced Natural Face Palette  

Okay, so you can never have too many face palettes, and this one from Too Faced’s newest line is sure to become one of your go-to’s. With so many over the top beauty looks emerging lately, it can be nice to go a little more bare faced on days when you’re feeling more, say casual. With two blushes, two bronzers, and two highlights, you’ve got all the tools you need to enhance your own natural beauty. And, did we mention that it smells like coconut?!



Lipstick Queen Frog Prince Cream Blush

Like the old adage goes, “don’t judge a book by it’s cover”. And you shouldn’t judge this blush on your first impression! This Lipstick Queen cream blush adapts to your skin’s unique pH balance, giving you the perfect pink flush for your skin tone. You may have to kiss a few frogs to find your Prince Charming, but this blush will get it right for you on the first try. 😉




MAC Extra Dimension Blush

Highlighters have taken the beauty world by storm the last few years and beauty brands have answered our prayers with a few multitasking beauty items. These highlighting blushes from MAC will give your skin that extra dimension of dewiness to your skin that you’ve been dreaming of. With 11 shades in this line, you’ll want to give them all a test drive in your daily beauty routine.




Kevyn Aucoin The Neo-Blush

Think you know blush? Not anymore! These new trios from famed makeup artist Keyvn Aucoin were created to perfectly blend pearl, satin and matte finishes to give you a perfectly personalized flush of color. Whether you’re going more natural or looking for that wow factor, you can find all your ideal looks right in one pan.




We hope you’re as flushed with excitement as we are to welcome the warmer months and all the fantastic trends that will come with it!

Leave a Comment