The pinnacle of every makeup look is a flush of colour on the cheeks. Now on most days, that translates to a smack and dab of blush on the cheeks. However, each face has a different structure so the application of blush for the face shape also varies. So if you want an angelic tint of colour as opposed to a hurried smattering of it, it all lies in the blusher tips you rely on. Here is everything you need to know about how to apply blush based on the shape of your face…
lakmé absolute illuminating shimmer brick

Before you begin, obviously, you need the best blush in town and that’s the Lakmé Absolute Illuminating Shimmer Brick in Coral or Pink. The 4 shades of colour are ideal for every complexion and can even be mixed together for unique, custom-made shade.

For an oval face
 

For an oval face

On an oval face, apply the blush on the apples of your cheeks and blend it naturally into the skin by sweeping it upwards towards the temples. This will help balance the length of the face.

For a square face
 

For a square face

For this face shape, apply the blush directly on the apples of the cheeks and blend it in a circular manner within that area. This will soften the angular nature of a square face.

For a heart face
 

For a heart face

For a heart-shaped face, we recommend applying the blush directly under the apples of the cheek and blended in towards the temples. This will soften the sharpness of the chin area.

For a round face
 

For a round face

If you have a round face, apply your blush along the cheekbone area and sweep it upward. This will help to create an illusion of a slimmer face.

For a long face
 

For a long face

In this face shape, the blush is best applied over the apples of the cheeks and blended towards the ear. This will add dimension and help widen the face.