Cover Girl • Classic Color 'Soft Mink' • Blush
|Would buy this product again.||84%|
Age: 36-43 Skin: Acne-prone, Medium Hair: Brunette Eyes: Brown
I wore this blush in high school, and then moved on to more expensive products. I picked up a compact during a sale at my local drug store. So glad I did. I missed this color of blush, it looks great on my skin tone!
Age: 19-24 Skin: Oily, Medium Hair: Blond Eyes: Blue
Although I haven't used this in a while, I do remember always reaching for this during the winter season during high school. I figured it wouldn't hurt switching from bronzer to blush for just a few months! Back then, I didn't really know the difference between shades of blush, textures, pigments and quality of high end and drug store brands. Although I've added some variety to my makeup arsenal since then, I'm always pleasantly surprised when I come across this in my stash. First, I'm always pleased when I remember how pigmented this is! High-school-me didn't really ever swatch the very few blushes/bronzers I had. All I knew was, it showed up on my face - even when I didn't know any better and used the dinky little brush to apply it. Swatched, it's the softest, prettiest pinky/peach shimmer. However, back then when I wore it during the dead of winter, I could've sworn this color was more of a dusty baby pink on the cheeks. Either way, it shows up beautifully and gives a gorgeous sheen. I've hardly made a dent in this and will definitely have to try out more shades from Cover Girl - wonderful price and quality!
Age: 36-43 Skin: Dry, Fair, Cool Hair: Brunette, Wavy, Fine Eyes: Hazel
This is a pretty blush. The color is a warm peachy-pink that leaves a nice sheen. It's similar to Lancome's Miel GlacÚ, but Miel GlacÚ rosier, where this one is peachier. Since this blush is warmer, it sometimes looks a little orangey on me if I don't apply carefully, and it also disappears by the middle of the day and I have to reapply. I probably won't repurchase, but I will continue to use it until I run out.
Age: 44-55 Skin: Sensitive, Fair Hair: Brunette, Fine Eyes: Hazel
I really like this. For some reason, this shows as much more matte on me than what I am reading others are experiencing!
My MAC tones are NC/NW 15, and MUFE HD is 117.
It looks really simple and natural. And for the price it really is a no-brainer. Give it a try!
Age: 36-43 Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium Hair: Brunette Eyes: Brown
This Cover Girl classic blush in "soft mink" was my HG blush for as long as I can remember, dislodged only when I discovered Physicians Formula Mineral Wear pressed-powder, talc-free blushes. I suspect this CG blush will again become my HG blush because PF's Mineral Wear line has undergone a reformulation that has dropped the colors I most loved, "Natural Glow", having been my all-time favorite. Those with warm, fair-medium skin really can't go wrong with "Soft Mink" because it hits that perfect blend of rose and peach. It has a slight sheen to it, not as matt as the PF Mineral Wear line, but otherwise the staying power is good, imparting a healthful glow. There's a reason this is one of the few cosmetics to have survived the test of time. I hope Cover Girl never opts to discontinue it!
Age: 25-29 Skin: Sensitive, Medium, Warm Hair: Brunette, Relaxed Eyes: Brown
This is my go to blush. I love the dewy soft pink color on my NC35/ NC40 skintone. The color can be built up to a mauvey pink like in the package but when applied light handed its a more soft pinky highlight shade. I will be repurchasing when I run out. I pray this wont be discontinuedwhen I need to repurchase. I have so much to go through and I had this for over a year. I just love love love this blush. Did I mention I love it? Lol.
Age: 19-24 Skin: Combination, Fair Hair: Red, Curly, Fine Eyes: Blue
I really wish this product worked for me, I really wanted to like it! The color looks so beautiful in the pan. I have pretty pale skin with freckles that seems to have pink undertones- my major problem with blushes has been that it's really easy for them to look orangy-sunburny on me. Unfortunately, this blush falls into that category. It looks like a pinky-brown in the pan, and basically looks like a sunburn on my cheeks. The finish is good, very even and flawless, if only the color wasn't so deceptive! It looks sort of orangy on my cheeks, and I've tried it so many times- fall and summer, with different brushes, I've even tried applying very little, and it just seems to still have that sunburn thing going on. I bought this product during the summer, tried it out, and ended up returning it with hesitance because I wasn't sure if I disliked it enough to return it. Then this fall I bought it again, because I thought I had just been applying too much, and maybe this time it would work. Nope! Still a sunburn!
Age: 30-35 Skin: Oily, Fair-Medium, Warm Hair: Blond, Wavy Eyes: Blue
Picked this up at Dollar General for $5, just cause I'm a makeup junkie, and I honestly expected it to go into my large pile of "reject" blushes...but after I applied it, it went straight into my "wear every day" makeup bag! It's soooo pretty on fair skin, the most beautiful natural cheek glow! Adds color to my currently pale face, but doesn't look even slightly clownish, just healthy. Normally, I go for totally matte blushes, but the subtle satin finish this has is actually really flattering. This applies softly and smoothly, and doesn't require more than a single layer to get color payoff. Since the shade has both pink and peachy undertones, it works with pretty much any eyeshadow/lippie combo. Curious to see how it works when I have a tan, but I definitely recommend for lighter complexions! UPDATE: Well, I have a tan...and this is still gorgeous! :-)
Age: 19-24 Skin: Combination, Fair-Medium Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown
very natural but seems to have alot of shimmer but thats ok because the color is stunning
the packaging sucks i wish it was just the blush with not crappy brush
will buy again
Age: 19-24 Skin: Combination, Fair Hair: Brunette Eyes: Green
This is my all time favorite blush by far! The color is just so beautiful and flattering. Its a shimmery rosey peach. A lot of people say it's a dupe for Nars orgasm, but I have that blush too and I disagree. Orgasm is more peachy and has glitter, while soft mink is more of a natural sheen. Overall, this is one of the best blushes I've ever used; the only thing that would make it better is if it lasted longer. I will definitely be repurchasing this once I run out!