all about blush, bblogger, bbloggers, Beauty, beauty hacks, beauty secrets, beauty tips, beautyblog, beautyblogger, beautynblogger, beautytrends, Blog, blogger, blush, blush 101, Blush Application, blush tips, blush tips and tricks, cosmetic blog, cosmetics, cosmeticslover, how to, how to apply blush, Makeup 101, makeup artist, Makeup Artist Beauty Secrets, Makeup Artist Secrets, Makeup Artist Top Tips, makeup hacks, Makeup tip, makeup tips, makeupartistlife, MakeupArtistTips, makeupblog, mua, Pro Makeup Tips, skincare blog, top beauty secrets, Uncategorized, work beauty, Work-place Beauty 101, Workplace Beauty

Everything You Need to Know About Blush!!! (Including Cheekbone Placement & Tips)

images-4

At First Blush

One of the biggest makeup mistakes you can make is contouring with blush. You already know how to contour your face. Blush, meanwhile, is used to give the face a little color and bring your face back to life.

First, I want to dispel some of the old myths about placement:

Myth #1: Blush should never be worn closer to the nose than the width of two fingers. This rule might not work for everyone. Depending on the width of your fingers, your blush could end up on the side of your face instead of coming all the way to the apples of your cheeks!

Myth #2: Blush should never be applied to your cheek below the tip of your nose. If you follow this advice and you have a cute little turned-up nose, your blush could be applied above the apples of your cheeks (on top of your cheekbones). This certainly does not work for everyone.

Myth #3: As you age, you should apply cheek color higher. Although your skin may lose some of its elasticity as you age, I can assure you that your cheekbones remain in the same place!

  1. Smile
  2. Locate the center of the “apple” of your cheek and place your index finger there.
  3. Place your thumb at the top of your ear, where it connects to your head.
  4. Now, take your thumb and bring it toward your index finger. The bone you feel is your cheekbone.
  5. Apply the color directly onto your cheekbone.

 

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.