“In a variety of shades and finishes, these affordable drugstore blushes offer pretty pops of color without the steep price tag”.  Real Simple Magazine names the top 6 drugstore blushes that won’t break the bank!! Click here to read the article.


 e.l.f. Studio Contouring Blush & Bronzing Powder in St. Lucia

“Create a healthy and natural glow all year long. The blush highlights the cheeks to add a flush of color, while the bronzer accents and contours cheekbones for beautiful definition.”

To buy: $3, target.com.

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NYX Cosmetics Stick Blush

“Add a touch of color with this creamy and extremely pigmented Stick Blush! Available in eight rich shades!”  In a pinch, the stick doubles as lip and eye color.

To buy: $6, nyxcosmetics.com.

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Milani Rose Powder Blush

“The finely milled powder gives cheeks a rosy tint (sweep it on with a fluffy brush), without streaking. For a seasonal splash of color, try the coral shade during the summer months.”

To buy: $8, milanicosmetics.com.

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 Maybelline Dream Bouncy Blush

“Maybelline’s Dream Bouncy Blush’s unique bouncy texture gives you the freshest flush ever! The revolutionary powder-gel formula is lightweight like a powder, yet it melts seamlessly into skin like a cream, for a sheer wash of bouncy-fresh color that lasts!”

To buy: $8, ulta.com.

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Physicians Formula Happy Booster Glow & Mood Boosting Blush

“Multi-reflective pearls provide a soft iridescence to highlight contour and add radiance to cheeks. Infused with Physician’s Formula Happy Boost Blend, featuring Happy Skin and Euphoryl, natural plant extracts which have been shown to promote a feeling of happiness by mimicking the effect of Endorphins and helping protect the skin from environmental stress. The sweet scent of Violet provides a feeling of joy each time you apply.”

To buy: $12, ulta.com.

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Circa Beauty UltraSuede Cream Blush

“Blends seamlessly and effortlessly with a radiant finish.  Accents the apples of the cheeks with a healthy dose of color.  Can be layered for intense color application.  Create naturally flushed-looking cheeks with this luxuriously soft and silky cream blush.  Formulated to provide a translucent, buildable, luminous wash of color that’s velvety in finish and never drying.”

To buy: $13, walgreens.com.

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I’ve heard of most of these brands, but I have never heard of the Circa Beauty brand before.  This article has peeked my interest to give some of these drugstore brand blushes a try!  Have you tried any of them before?  Let me know.

Have a beautiful day!

xoxo~Kelly ??

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