12 of the prettiest blushers for spring summer

12 of the prettiest blushers for spring summer

Who can resist blushers when it comes to spring summer? Their gorgeous peachy hues and shimmering undertones are the perfect complement to fair, medium and darker complexions in the warmer weather, and give a beautiful injection of light as summer kicks in.

The best blushers for spring summer

This gorgeously creamy product melts into the skin for a natural and luminous flush of colour. Made with a blend of emollients, including grapeseed oil, the blusher glides onto the skin and appears seamlessly flawless; perfect for the warmer weather when we want to use lighter makeup.

If you prefer the feeling of a powder blusher over a cream one, them you'll love Illamasqua's Powder Blusher. With incredible colour payoff thanks to its high pigment, it can be applied lightly for a paler glow, or with a heavier hand for a brighter look and feel.

Who doesn't love MAC's Mineralize Blush? With a pearlised finish, it adds a healthy and radiant flush of colour to the skin. Build lightly as it's incredibly pigmented and has intense colour payoff, so you don't need a lot to achieve a gorgeous glow.

If you're heading away this summer and want to take more than one blusher with you without all the hassle, then you'll love NIP + FAB's Blusher Palette in Blushed. WIth 4 beautiful pink shades, from coral to tangerine and dusk, it's the perfect summer palette.

For a peachier flush of colour this spring, try the L'Oréal Paris Blush Powder in Life's a Peach. From the "Woke up like this" collection, it's designed to add a healthy radiance to the skin without making you look like you're wearing makeup.

Urban Decay's gorgeous Afterglow Blush Highlighter Palette contains 6 shades for you to try different shades depending on the look you're going for. Infused with light-diffusing pigments, it has a strobing effect on the skin for that lit-from-within glow.

Bobbi Brown's Pot Rouge can be used on both the lips and cheeks, making it one of our favourite multitasking products for summer. Our favourite shade is Fresh Melon, as it can be sheered out for the most beautiful hint of colour.

Who can resist Lancôme's Macaron Blushers to celebrate spring? In 2 shades, dependent on whether you want a paler or brighter look, they come with a matching macaron sponge so you can blend in for the perfect flush of colour.

One of our newest brands on lookfantastic, Lumene has fast become one of our firm favourites. Their Invisible Illumination Watercolour Blush contains pure Nordic ingredients like Arctic spring water and Arctic cloudberry for a gorgeous flush of colour that's truly natural.

One of the most intiguing blusher formulas we have tried is the Elizabeth Arden Gelato Gel Blush. With a bouncy gel-like formula, the colour blends seamlessly into the skin to give an energised glow that brightens dulling complexions.

This gorgeous baked blusher contains 4 shades, which when mixed together give a beautiful rosy glow to lacklustre complexions. With beautiful shimmer coming through the stripes, it's perfect for the summer months when you want to go lighter on your makeup routine and combine blusher and highlighter.

For a warmer blusher shade this spring summer, try the By Terry Glow-Expert Duo Stick in Peachy Petal. The 2 shades have been put together to create a naturally sculpted complexion and luminous highlight, which we have fallen head over heels in love with.

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