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theBalm® cosmetics Hot Mama® Shadow/Blush

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
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Gorgeous blush

What a pretty blush. Hot Mama for sure! Love this color and shimmer it adds to the skin. Applies smoothly as well.

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Purse Standby

I love this blush and think it is a great pick me up. I keep it in my purse and will put it on if I am going to dinner or happy hour after work. It is a nice face brightener after a long day.

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Slightly unhappy with the color

I loved the idea of this product -- i.e., highlighter to use everywhere. However, I feel like the coloring (it skews coral/pink) was a little too heavy for my complexion. I am fair but not too fair -- not quite ivory and a little more beige -- and this looked a little silly on my eyelids all alone. However, I think that it might be perfect for summer, when I have a little more color -- the coral would compliment a bronze shade very well. I also tried layering it with other eyeshadows, and that worked very well, too. However, in my opinion, that kind of defeats the purpose of the product, at least for me -- it's supposed to be more of a 3-in-one product that you can use all over the face. So that aspect was kind of lost on me. However, I AM looking forward to using it this summer!

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It's ok
Sampled

I heard so many things about this blush I had very high expectations for it. It was not terrible but I don't like the shade. The texture is nice and smooth and it goes on easily and blends very well.

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Love this blush!

Might be one of my favorites ever. Great highlights on my cheeks! Stays all day. Highly recommend. I've already purchased!

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Like it a lot

The color of this blush/eyeshadow is really pretty, but I find that it kind of conflicts with my pinky skin tone. I use this more as a lower lash/inner corner highlighter, and sometimes as blush. As always, The Balm products are really nice and always really high quality.

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Not bad

Like for eye shadow not for blush though. Price is not bad but I would not buy it for myself. Just not for me.

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Natural blush

Loved this as a blush, have used almost everyday since I got it. Had to be careful not to use too much at first, a little goes a long way!

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ABSOLUTELY AWESOME
Purchased

I love, love, love this blush. The color is perfect for everyday and the compact is small enough to take anywhere but lasts a long time!! This blush sold me on wearing it everyday!!

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Color was good - consistency ok

I like the color and would use this. However, the consistency of the powder was almost TOO powdery (if that makes sense). I felt that I really could mainly use it as a highlighter, as it would look too caked on if I used enough for blush.

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