Chanel Joues Contraste Blush in Accent Review and Swatches

Chanel Joues Contraste Blush in Accent Review and Swatches

Chanel Joues Contraste Accent Blush ($43) is a new addition to the Chanel’s superior line of blushes. This U.S. purchased version is the beautiful pressed powder version with microsparkle that seems to disappear into the skin for a soft glow upon application.  I...
Chanel Joues Contraste Frivole Review

Chanel Joues Contraste Frivole Review

Chanel Spring 2013 introduces a new blush–Chanel Joues Contraste in Frivole ($43), a rich orange coral. Frivole is the marvelous pressed powder that gives a beautiful glow. Chanel Joues Contraste in Frivole is quite warm–some with cool tones may not enjoy...
Chanel Rose Ecrin Blush: Review and Swatches

Chanel Rose Ecrin Blush: Review and Swatches

Chanel Joues Contraste Blush in Rose Ecrin ($42 #68) is a medium rose-pink shade in this beautifully textured formula. Thankfully, this blush is in the soft powder U.S. formula, that has the familiar texture that seems to melt into the skin. Rose Ecrin is a proper,...
Chanel Fall 2010- Pink Explosion Joues Contraste Blush

Chanel Fall 2010- Pink Explosion Joues Contraste Blush

Chanel’s Les Contrastes collection includes Pink Explosion #64 Joues Contraste Blush ($42) (Fard a Joues Poudre Powder Blush).  I knew that I would love Pink Explosion before I ever saw it, when I called Bergdorf’s counter in New York City and they had...
Chanel Blush Marathon:  Joues Contraste Rose Petale

Chanel Blush Marathon: Joues Contraste Rose Petale

Chanel Joues Contraste in Rose Petale (currently available, $42) is a sophisticated pink.  The color seems to be appropriate for both young and old, providing a pretty skin-brightening fresh tone. This has a subtle rosy glow that always looks appropriate.  It is...
Chanel Blush Marathon:  Joues Contraste in Mocha

Chanel Blush Marathon: Joues Contraste in Mocha

Chanel Joues Contraste in Mocha (currently available, $42), is a recent addition to my makeup collection.  Here’s my question:  Why did I wait so long to buy this?  It’s beautiful! Mocha applies as a mauve-rose with a touch of brown, and has a very glowy,...
Chanel Joues Contraste Blush Marathon:  Fandango

Chanel Joues Contraste Blush Marathon: Fandango

Chanel’s Joues Contraste in Fandango (currently available, $42) is a lovely deep red-brown that seems to work on a variety of skin tones. I knew when I saw Fandango for the first time that I would use one up.  I’m so happy that this is a part of the...
Chanel Blush Marathon:  In Love

Chanel Blush Marathon: In Love

Chanel’s Joues Contraste blush in In Love (currently available, $42), is a softly pigmented peach-toned blush with a touch of pink and gold. This blush gives a soft glowy look.  The effect is subtle.  If you are looking for pronounced color this is not your...