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AlmaySmart Shade Blush
Almay

Smart Shade Blush

Pink

Item #: 2252510

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AlmaySmart Shade Blush
 
4.4

(based on 25 reviews)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (20)
  • Looks natural (18)
  • Blends easily (16)
  • Good pigmentation (15)
  • Doesn't appear cakey (13)

Cons

  • Unnatural color (3)

Best Uses

  • Anytime (18)
  • Hint of color (9)
  • Contouring & highlighting (7)
  • Daytime (6)
  • Nighttime (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (18), Trendy style (4)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair (13), Medium (11)

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5.0

Good color.

By curly nurse

from Arkansas

About Me Classic Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Easily
  • Easy To Apply
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Looks Natural

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Anytime

    Comments about Almay Smart Shade Blush:

    Good color. Needed a coral tone blush and this worked out well.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium
     
    4.0

    I would buy this again

    By Janine

    from Dallas, TX

    About Me Natural Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Easily
    • Doesn't Appear Cakey
    • Easy To Apply
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Looks Natural
    • Versatile

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Anytime
      • Daytime
      • Hint of Color

      Comments about Almay Smart Shade Blush:

      I used this as a daily blush. It looks very natural giving just a hint of color which is exactly what I was looking for. If you use the brush included it takes quite a bit of product to get the right color.

      • Skin Tone:
      • Fair
       
      5.0

      Perfect shade blush

      By Lyn

      from Westmont, IL

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Easily
      • Doesn't Appear Cakey
      • Easy To Apply
      • Good Pigmentation
      • Long-Lasting
      • Looks Natural
      • Versatile

      Cons

      • Breaks Up When Half Used

      Best Uses

      • Anytime

      Comments about Almay Smart Shade Blush:

      I also use the blush for my eye makeup base. I use a smaller brush and focus on the medium circles and then add a darker color in the corners of my eyes. Great multi-use product.

      • Skin Tone:
      • Fair
       
      5.0

      LOVE

      By Gina

      from New Jersey

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Light Glow

          Comments about Almay Smart Shade Blush:

          Love this product. I have very fair skin and many blushes make me look fake no matter what the color. This shade gives a great natural glowy pink, has a slight shimmer

          • Skin Tone:
          • Fair
           
          3.0

          Not So Smart...

          By raerae

          from Wauconda, IL

          About Me Natural Style

          Verified Reviewer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply

          Cons

          • Doesn't Apply Smoothly
          • Doesn't Blend Well
          • Unnatural Color

          Best Uses

            Comments about Almay Smart Shade Blush:

            I thought I'd try a "smart shade" color since I have a hard time finding the correct blush color for my fair shin. This is very powdery and looked almost neon on my skin, despite it's claims of adapting to skin color/shade. At least it wasn't expensive.

            • Skin Tone:
            • Fair
             
            5.0

            Truly Smart Blush! Perfect in every way.

            By Mamalina

            from Bay Area, CA

            About Me Natural Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Easily
            • Easy To Apply
            • Good Pigmentation
            • Long-Lasting
            • Looks Natural

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Anytime
              • Hint of Color

              Comments about Almay Smart Shade Blush:

              Don't be fooled by what you see in the container, this product blends incredibly well and like magic adjusts perfectly into my Almay foundation as well as a couple additional brands of foundation I use. sometimes I get daring and try other brands for similar blush color but always come back to having this as my go-to for everyday use. Because I'm not a fan of shimmery cheek colors the matte color of this blush looks like the perfect amount of flush on my cheeks. I just wish they would come out with more colors!

              • Skin Tone:
              • Fair
               
              4.0

              Surprisingly nice

              By sofl

              from South Florida

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply
              • Good Pigmentation
              • Long-Lasting
              • Looks Natural

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Anytime
                • Daytime

                Comments about Almay Smart Shade Blush:

                Due to allergies, I've had to switch makeup. I bought the Nude in the blush, because the other colors looked a bit intense in the package. The nude is wonderful - just a healthy glow but not as deep as a bronzer. The flat brush actually does work in a pinch, but in the morning I use a true blush brush. I recently also bought the pink, but my expectations were low. I was surprised - the pink shows up beautifully on my skin, does not look ashy or powdery, looks like a sheer rosy glow. And the price is great, too.

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium
                 
                5.0

                Love it

                By Leelee

                from California

                About Me Natural Style

                Pros

                • Blends Easily
                • Doesn't Appear Cakey
                • Easy To Apply
                • Good Pigmentation
                • Long-Lasting
                • Looks Natural

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Anytime

                  Comments about Almay Smart Shade Blush:

                  I've been trying to switch to beauty products free of harsh unneccessary chemicals without breaking the bank and this was one of my choices! Previously I was using Loreal True Match Precious Peach Blush and the Almay Smart Shade Coral is very close to that color! With my light skin color it's hard to find good matches without being too faded or too overdone. It takes very little powder to achieve the look you want unlike the True Match where I was having overload my brush just to have a faint color on my cheeks. Doesn't make my skin itchy and adds a lot of warmth to it. I use a contour brush to apply it and use the brush that is included in the packaging as a blending brush.

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair
                   
                  5.0

                  Liked the shade

                  By Margie

                  from Yadkin county, NC

                  About Me Natural Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Blends Easily
                  • Doesn't Appear Cakey
                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Good Pigmentation
                  • Long-Lasting
                  • Looks Natural
                  • Versatile

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Anytime
                    • Contouring & Highlighting
                    • Daytime
                    • Hint of Color
                    • Nighttime

                    Comments about Almay Smart Shade Blush:

                    Liked the color

                    • Skin Tone:
                    • Medium

                    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Ultra Pretty Pink

                    By Short Fanning Girl

                    from Appomattox, VA

                    About Me Trendy Style

                    Pros

                    • A Pretty Pink
                    • Doesn't Appear Cakey
                    • Easy To Apply
                    • Good Pigmentation

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Anytime

                      Comments about Almay Smart Shade Blush:

                      A girly girl, I am an absolute fanatic about pretty pink blush, and Almay's pink blush falls amongst my favorites. The only thing that I have yet found that comes close to it is a pretty pink blush from Jane, also available for ordering from Ulta. Anyway, the pink Almay blush does not appear cakey and offers just enough pink to afford us pale girls a pretty, doll like flush!

                      • Skin Tone:
                      • Fair

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