Finding the right shade of blush can be the key to rocking a beautiful glow.... or looking like a clown. Now we all know the darker your complexion, the more of a headache it can be to find the perfect shade. So we did the searching for you! Here are some of the most Afro-Latina-friendly blushes on the market:
Milani’s baked blush collection looks amazing on all skin tones! Their "Red Vino" shade's high pigmented finish and gold hints will leave you with a luminous glow.
Milani Baked Powder Blush in Red Vino, $5.99, Drugstore.com
This Nars blush has been hailed as the holy grail shade for women of color. "Taj Mahal" looks amazing on deeper skin tones, and it's perfect for achieving that sun-kissed glow.
Nars Blush in Taj Mahal, $30, Sephora.com
Don't let the price fool you. This super affordable Black Radiance blush in "Raspberry" is highy pigmented. Its deep berry color is a perfect match for brown skin tones.
Black Radiance Artisan Color Baked Blush in Raspberry, $4.79, Target.com
Even if you shy away from bright blush colors, don't dodge Revlon's PhotoReady Cream Blush in "Coral Reef." This bright red-orange tone provides a hint of flawless color on dark skin tones.
Revlon PhotoReady Cream Blush in Coral Reef, $8.39, Ulta.com
Forget about just choosing one! The ELF Studio Blush Palette in "Dark" contains four brown-skin friendly shades, so you can create your own customized look.
ELF Studio Blush Palette in Dark, $6.00, EyesLipsFace.com
If you're feeling bold and daring, this is the blush for you. Illamaqua's Powder Blusher in "Thrust" will leave you with an intense pop of color.
Illamasqua Powder Blusher in Thrust, $28, Illamasqua.com
Blushes are meant to mimic and enhance your natural skin tone. Maybelline's Face Studio Master Glaze Glistening Blush Stick in "Plums Up" will do just that. Plus, it leaves you with a creamy and natural finish.
Maybelline Studio Master Glaze Glistening Blush Stick in Plums Up, $8.99, Ulta.com
Iman's double duty Luxury Blushing Duo Powder Compact contains the perfect pair of blushes. The darker shade is perfect for contouring, and the lighter shade will provide a natural looking highlight. They both work great on medium to brown skin tones.
Luxury Blushing Duo Powder Compact in Posh, $10.49, Walgreens.com