May 28, 2013

Innisfree Mineral Rose Marbling Blusher Review & Swatches

Innisfree Mineral Rose Marbling Blusher 7

Unfortunately for me Innisfree Mineral Rose Marbling Blusher is all about the pretty. This pretty little rose shaped blush is gorgeous to look at but the performance of it left something to be desired.

I never learn with this marble blushes almost ALL of the ones I own from a variety of Korea brands are typically too frosty to really act as a blush. Perhaps a highlighter? But the glow they produce is just too overkill for me.

Take a peek!

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Remember when the Body Shop did those stunning Rose Flower Blushers a few years ago? Hell, they had that entire Moroccan Rose Collection…god, I miss those gorgeous limited edition collections The Body Shop used to do!

Sad sigh!

If you thought those blushes were beautiful I’m positive you’ll delight in Innisfree Mineral Rose Marbling Blusher. This has a raised, 3D design in the shape of a pretty blooming rose. The marbleized design is made up of a pink rose with subtle beige and taupe veining. Although it might appear larger it’s actually smaller in compact than a MAC Blush but still you can fit a kabuki or bushier blush brush into the well without any problems.

I own so many marble blushes from Korea it’s borderline ridiculous but I never seem to learn my lesson when it comes to them. Most of them aren’t really blushers at all but more highlighters. This falls true for this one as well. If you like glowing, slightly frosty blushes this might be for you. I have a fuller, rounded face and I found the glow this produces with the lack of pigment just isn’t my deal. It’s a very frosty texture which means it clings to drier areas (and will accentuate larger pores if you have them). I think applied correcting some might find the subtle pink glow it produces very pretty. I happen to not be one of those people unfortunately.

Innisfree Mineral Rose Marbling Blusher

Innisfree Mineral Rose Marbling Blusher Romantic Rose

Innisfree Mineral Rose Marbling Blusher Swatches

On the upside…it is rather adorable isn’t it? I was thinking perhaps a little cheek stain and a little dusting of this on top might look nice as a highlighter of sorts!

Love it?

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What are some of your prettiest blushes (visually speaking that is)?

I purchased this item.

About the Muse

Isabella MuseIsabella is just an average everyday geeky girl who doesn’t blend her eyeshadow correctly, wears too much blush, and hopes she never finds her holy grail products because she likes the thrill of the chase so much. Her mission is to bring you super honest reviews on makeup, skincare, fragrance and all things beauty. She’s in no way an expert on the topic and she sure as hell isn’t a super model. But she’s passionate about makeup and is seeking like-minded individuals that like pina coladas, getting caught in the rain, and ones that enjoy spending hundreds of dollars at Sephora without feeling buyer’s remorse. If you’re that person feel free to reach out and leave a comment or follow me on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Bloglovin‘.

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  • Vivi

    thank you for this post, Muse. I almost bought it online. The only Korean blusher I have is the SkinFood Lip & Cheek Tint. Well, it’s not really blusher :p So I don’t really have the experience with Korean blushers. I usually enjoyed the Body Shop Shimmer Waves and now I’m in the middle of waiting for my Instain Toile. Couldn’t wait for it. By the way, I have Mia Piccolo’s blushers (animal prints) too. But I haven’t tried them yet.

    • the Muse

      my pleasure vivi! If you like the Shimmer waves blush from TBS you’ll prob like this Vivi. I just dislike frosty blushes 🙁 You’re going to love the Instain in Toile it is stunning ;D

  • bebe

    I agree Muse..this blusher is a bit too frosty for me as well, but a light dusting across the shoulders or decollette would be very elegant, especially if you’re attending a special event and are wearing a strapless dress.

  • DJ

    Might be a good eye shadow highlight, or cheek highlight, also!

  • kamikity

    this looks like an American Beauty blush from Khol’s I owned a while ago.