theBalm® cosmetics Hot Mama Shadow & Blush All-in-One

We’ve never been satisfied with basic blushes. Too often, they look amazing in the compact but leave behind flat streaks of color. Not so with this peachy pink powder, which has a subtle infusion of golden shimmer to give off a 3-D effect. It also works as a shadow and highlighter, letting you achieve pinup-worthy results with just one product. And did we mention that the cute mirror compact will look right at home in your purse?

theBalm® cosmetics Hot Mama Shadow & Blush All-in-One
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Great product, sad sample size
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I love this and many other products from the Balm, but the teeeeennny sized sample really put me off.

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Gorgeous peachy shimmer!

I am very pleased with the product. I do not normally use a blush on a daily basis, but this is a pretty illuminator/blush for cheeks and also a natural shimmery color for eyes. It has a great color pay off as well! Also, the packaging is the cutest I have ever seen.

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pleased
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product goes on smoothly and is a nice neutral color

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Not too bad!
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I was a bit skeptical at first about the color of this product but after using it for the last few days and comparing it to other blushes I've used before, its fantastic! The shimmer is great without being too sparkly and the color goes with almost any makeup look. I haven't tried it out as an eye-shimmer/high-lighter, though.

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amazing!
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I have tried the Balm products before and really liked them, so I was excited to see this one in my January Birchbox. Love the color and the product goes on really well. Not too heavy, not too light - it's super easy to build it up till you get what you're looking for. Definitely going to purchase!

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Lovely.
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I think my favorite thing about this product is that it has a nice shimmer to it that is very subtle. There is no crazy glitter and I don't feel like some sort of mythical creature when I step in the sun.

It's a very pretty, flattering shade and a nice subtle shimmer. I even blended some on my eyes and it was a lovely natural look. It stayed on my cheeks (and eyes) all day as well.

Really can't go wrong here.

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Good Shadow
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I liked how subtle but totally cute the little box was. Shadow is a good neutral color as well.

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HotMama
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Love this little blush/highlighter/shadow! Packaging is so cute. Great size, can easily fit into my purse for quick touchups. Just enough pigment, enough shimmer, not glittery. Will probably use more as a highlighter than a blush, as my skin is a little darker, but would be great to help add dimension to the cheeks. Used today as an eyeshadow, pretty good staying power.

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AHA-MAZING
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When I origninally looked online to see what I got in my Birchbox this month, I was kind of disaponited in my products. Although, as soon as I got my box I was EXTREAMLY wowed. I got the "Mary-Lou Manizer" & the lipstain from Birchbox and absoloutly loved it, once again another GREAT product from The Balm cosmetics with "Hot Mama." It's sheer, but pigmented enough with just the right amount of sparkle! It's stunning, and gorgous- I hpe I will be buying full size soon!

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better blush than shadow
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I like this product better as a blush than a shadow, because of the amount of goldish highlighter inside. Otherwise, great product.

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