Before you start to think this one is just another ridiculous Instagram makeup trend, you might want to read further. Unlike other Insta beauty trends, the heart-shaped blusher has a lot of takers. Casual beauty lovers to professional makeup artists, everyone seems to be in love with this trend. We even spotted it on the runway on day 1 of the Lakme Fashion Week and it has arrived just in time for Valentine’s day. Are you game?

Regular blusher just got a romantic upgrade

Do these seem too bold and out there? You can opt for a subtle version of the same trend. However, if you are a beauty buff and experimentalist like us, we know you’ll surely give this trend a try. Want to know how to get this look? Read on…

Regular blusher just got a romantic upgrade

For a bolder version you will need: Lakme 9 to 5 Weightless Matte Mousse Lip & Cheek Color and a heart-shaped paper cut-out.

After applying your base makeup, place the paper cut-out on your cheeks and fill them with the lip and cheek color to recreate the same look as seen in the picture.

Regular blusher just got a romantic upgrade

For a softer version you will need: Lakme Absolute Illuminating Blush Shimmer Brick, Lakme 9 to 5 Naturale Foundation Drops and a heart-shaped paper cut-out.

Use the heart-shaped paper cut-out as an outline and fill in with the shimmer brick. Now soften the edges by applying a few drops of foundation around the heart and blend it well.

Regular blusher just got a romantic upgrade