| No7 Pop & Glow Cream Blush in Shade 'Classic Rose' |
It feels like forever since I actually reviewed a product,
& I've had this blusher now for around three months, whoops!
For start, I'm an avid No7 lover, it's my "go-to" brand, my foundation, primer and blusher are all usually No7 and I'm hard to be persuaded against them!
I've never actually used a cream blush before, *hangs head in shame*, but unfortunately, I don't think i'll be tying any more!
As I said, I LOVE No7 Products, but for me, this just isnt a winner.
You can apply the blush straight to your cheek, but I find this makes the colour MUCH to strong this way, so to apply I swept blush brush over the colour a few times and then applied to the cheek. I think used my finger lightly across my cheek to blend.
Firstly, it definitely needs blending, there is no way to apply it evenly which is pants as I hate using my fingers on my face! It always looks patchy and the consistency is really not great, there's often little blush lumps on my cheeks afterwards!
And personally, I don't like how the cream feels on my face, it lies quite heavily.
But, after *ALOT* of faffing, and blending, and applying, and blending, and applying, and blending...... the colour itself is actually pretty gorgeous and a stunning spring shade. They have a gorgeous coral shade that looks rather pretty, but I think i'll be reverting back to my powders for now.
As for the wear, it's pretty decent, I can put this on at 9:00am and still have blushed cheeks during mid-afternoon, but I don't feel the same could be said on hot summer days.
I guess one big advantage is that it will last your forever!
Has anyone else tried this product?
I'm eager to find if it's just my oily skin that doesn't agree!