4 Reasons Blush Is the Unsung Hero of Your Makeup Bag

If you’re shying away from making blush a part of your daily beauty regimen, you’re missing out on something major. Like your contour kit and eyeshadow, blush can be manipulated to achieve any effect you want. It also helps you out when you need maximum results in minimal time.

If you’re not a contour person and still want to play up your facial features, opt for blush instead of highlighter. It’s ideal for daytime as it gives you a natural flush — cream blushes especially can add an incredible glow to your skin. They also hide sallowness and make your base look fresh.

There are many non-basic ways to apply blush to make the most of your makeup kit. Here are four easy blush hacks that will transform your makeup game.

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