ColourPop’s Blush Stix in Flamenco review with swatches

Posted on Thursday, at bought • 382 views

  • Manufacturer: ColourPop
  • Availability: part of the Blush Stix collection; also available in the Peony for your Thoughts kit
  • Description: sheer petal-pink satin
  • Cost/Amount: USD$8 for 0.33 ounces / 9.25 grams
  • Would you purchase again: yes
All of the entries for the year 2020 were completed before March 2020. Most items were bought in, or before, 2019. And so, despite the pandemic where buying makeup is definitely a lower priority, I'm still publishing these posts.
ColourPop’s Blush Stix in Flamenco

This is a sheer soft pink / light red. It’s not baby- or ballet-pink, more like “tulip-pink”. It’s a neutral-ish pink - no strong warm or cool tones. These blush stix are firm enough that it isn’t easy to draw on a line of color and then blend it out. I have had best results either pressing and twisting a row of spots and then blending those, or picking up product on a brush as if this were in a pan or pot rather than stick form.

Photos that show how the product actually performs...! See how I create my swatches

A montage of three images: top left, close-up of the face color in the pot; top right, the face color patted loosely over primer, to better show the shade and properties; and below, the color applied to the cheeks.

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