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How to create the rosy-cheek look

Allison Pynn has worked on the faces of Paula Abdul, America Ferrera, The Band Perry, Bret Michaels, and Sarah Palin. She grew up in rural Indiana running around corn fields and digging up worms, but always with lip gloss on! Allison has...

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We're showing you how to get the perfect rosy-cheek look!
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makeup tutorial

Get that glow!

We're showing you how to get the perfect rosy-cheek look!

It's not as hard as you think to get that rosy-cheek look! Follow our easy steps to achieve a perfect glow in minutes.

What you'll need:

  • Light shimmer blush
  • A big fluffy powder brush
  • A bright rose blush




First apply your foundation and set with powder, as usual.

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Take your light shimmery blush and apply in a large oval shape, starting one inch from your nose and moving back away toward your ear.

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Next, smile! Where your cheek pops out the most is the "apple" of your cheek. This is where your blush should sit.

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Apply your bright rose blush color in small circular motions just on the "apple" of your cheek. Dip in for a second coat of bright blush if needed. It's best to apply with a light hand; you can always add more if needed!

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