12/05/2017
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Words by

Eliza Sholly

Name: Nars Limited Edition Jumbo Orgasm Blush
Price: $57
What is it: A soft pressed powder blush that “provides natural healthy looking colour to the face as you build your desired level of intensity” 
Available from: mecca.com.au

How it feels/smells/looks

When I first opened the product, my first thought was “yeesh, that’s bright,” and when swatching I was pretty impressed with the pigment. 

Packaging is standard for Nars, however, their standard is still pretty damn good. 

Why I like it

This blush is pretty iconic. It’s a lasting, buildable powder with an impressive formula. It also works on a variety of skin tones, flattering both my naked fresh outta shower face and my fake-tanned goddess one.  

Areas for improvement

It requires a really light hand when applying. This powder also does call to attention some of the imperfections on your skin. 

Final comments

While I do appreciate a risqué name, it does turn a few heads when you say you’re “loving your orgasm,” anywhere but a makeup store. 

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