Chanel Blush Marathon:   Tempting Beige Joues Contraste

Chanel Blush Marathon: Tempting Beige Joues Contraste

Chanel’s Joues Contraste in Tempting Beige (currently available, $42) is a highly pigmented nude.  It’s a beautiful neutral that has a hint of a pinky-peach-rose to add a touch of color.  The texture is pearly, with very faint sparkles that are almost...
Chanel Joues Contraste Marathon:   Nude

Chanel Joues Contraste Marathon: Nude

Chanel Joues Contraste Blush in Nude ($42) was released during the middle of 2007.  In the pan, it appears to be a very soft nearly-matte beige. On the cheek, the blush gives a very natural soft-beige-peach glow.  Those who have a touch of red in their cheeks find...
Chanel Blush Marathon:  Lumières Magiques de Chanel

Chanel Blush Marathon: Lumières Magiques de Chanel

Lumières Magiques de Chanel ($50) is a combination blush/highlighter released on Spring 2006.  To be entirely technical, the product is not marked “Joues Contraste,” although the format clearly seems to be same: The pan includes three colors:  a red, a...
Chanel Joues Contraste Marathon: Going for the Gold

Chanel Joues Contraste Marathon: Going for the Gold

Over the next several days, I’m doing my own version of the Winter Olympics featuring Chanel.  This marathon includes posting pictures and swatches of my over-sized collection of Chanel Joues Contraste Powder Blushes (Fard a Joues Poudre) ($42.00). Here are a...