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 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 Luna

Chanel Blush Marathon: Joues Contraste Luna

There are some products which Chanel puts out that are so inexplicable, I cannot help but buy them just so I can try to understand them.  Rachel Zoe recently said in one of her recent Zoe Reports: If you are someone who identifies with the fashion world, you probably...
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...
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...