Makeup Pictorial How to apply blush for your face shape

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It's necessary to make sure application suit one's face shape. For instance, like highlighting and contouring, applying blush should be done based on individual face shape.

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Blush has become a makeup staple adding a flush of colour to the cheeks sealing the whole makeup look.

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Before now, a lot of ladies shied away from using blush basically because they 'don't understand' the application or not knowing how to find hues that suit their skintones but that has since changed.

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Chanel Blush

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But then it's necessary to make sure application suit one's face shape. For instance, like highlighting and contouring, applying blush should be done based on individual face shape.

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Check out the best application method for each face shape below:

1. Long Face

To apply blush on long face, brush on the apples of the cheek towards the ear to widen the face.

2. Square

To apply blush on square face shapes, brush directly unto the apples of the cheeks to soften the angles of the face.

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Blush application tips for different face shapes

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3. Oval

To apply blush on oval face shapes, brush blush onto the apples of cheek and sweep upwards for a natural look.

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4. Heart Shape

For heart shape, apply blush under apples of cheeks and sweep upwards to soften the chin.

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Blush application for different face shapes

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5. Round Shape

Round shaped faces should always apply blush along the cheekbones and sweep upwards to slim the face.

Catch a video of how to apply your blush below.

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