Rosy cheeks or pink? Which are the best blushes for all skin tones? Makeup has forever been something that is cherished by almost every single person in this world! At the same time, we have been taught for a long time that every face may need a different kind of makeup to go with their skin tone. What if I told you this could be a lie! 

Here's what you need to know about BEST BLUSHES FOR ALL SKIN TONES

What proves this belief wrong is the Blush? Now you may ask how? The reason behind this is that there are uncountable shades of creamy, peachy nude blushes that are available in the market today that make your face look naturally vibrant without weighing you down. So in this article, I will be taking you through some blush shades that could be worn for any skin type and also brief you about the blush shade that would compliment every individual skin type. so here is the list of best blushes for all skin tones. Also, don't forget to finish your look with the best makeup setting sprays for all skin types.

Best blushes for all skin tones:



This shade is from the makeup artist Erin Ayanian Monroe. This shade is said to give a particularly warm shade of red, without adding any shimmer. The makeup artists that have tried this on celebrities claim that this one could be used on any different skin tone and “it just looks like a gorgeous natural flush on everyone”.

Price: Varies at every online store.


This is a pinkish peachy shade that would suit all the skin tones. It gives a natural pink shade and could be worn for any occasion to give you a natural shade of pink with not too much tint.

Price: INR 375


This formula comes to you in a chubby stick with a creamy formula that will ensure that your cheeks are the highlight of your face! And yes, this is one of the best blushes for all skin tones.

Price:  INR 713


This blush is a mix of pink shades with fushia being the dominant color. Three color pigments give you a very rosy, healthy glow. This blush is lightweight to wear and leaves your skin feeling comfortable.

Price: INR 850


Have you ever had second thoughts on wearing a blush feeling like it would make you look like you are wearing a lot of makeup? Well then this blush is your savior!

This blush post wearing feels and blends as soft as silk. The best part is no one will know what it is but there will be something attention-grabbing about your skin!

Price: INR 500

So, these were the best blushes for all skin tones. If you want to look for blushes based on your skin type of colour, go on and read further.



When you have a fair skin tone you could preferably go for lighter and softer pink shades that give a more natural undertone. Try wearing the peachy coral shades or pink colors for more pop of color.


For those people with a medium tone, try more of a warm mauve, rich pink or even deep peach blush shades for a pop of color. Most importantly the deep peach shades will suit the ladies with a warm golden undertone. It gives them a very natural look.


Ladies with dark skin would look exceptionally beautiful in warm brown, deep fuchsia, raisin and tangerine blush shades. If you have pink cool undertones then go for the fuchsia or light berry colors. And those with warm golden undertones could opt for tangerine and warm brown shades.

So these were some of the top blushes that I would recommend for each particular skin type and which would do justice to any look that you would be opting for.


1. Best blushes for FAIR SKIN TYPE

List of Best blushes for FAIR SKIN TYPE

  • Lakme Absolute Face Stylist Blush Duo in ‘Coral Blush’

When you’re fair skinned, you have a different range of shades you can experiment with. This is the color you would not want to miss. This blush is a soft pink tone that adds a subtle healthy glow to your skin. It also has a subtle shimmer that adds a shimmery glow to your cheeks.

  • Maybelline Cheeky Glow Blush- Peachy Sweetie

This is an ultra light weight, blending powder that would work flawlessly on fair skin
tone. It has a soft texture and gives a natural hue. It blends in perfectly
with your skin making it look very natural.

  • Milani Rose Powder Blush

This is a beautiful blush that comes in the shape of a rose. In fact, it is one of the best blushes there is. The packaging is so beautiful, it could make anyone fall in love with it the first time you see it! This blush gives a natural flush of color. The wonderful part about this blush is that it’s matt, unlike most blushes that give you a shimmer after your first application. This blends in easy and at the same time isn’t very chalky for a matt blush.

  • Bobbi Brown Pot Rouge for Lips and Cheeks

This is one of the best cream blushes in India so far. The packaging, creaminess and the staying power is amazing. This range comes in 10 shades all suitable for fair skin type that gives a gorgeous cherry look to your cheeks.

  • Maybelline Dream Touch Blush

This is one of our favorite companies when it comes to makeup products. It comes in a cute tub like packaging. It is perfect for dry skin but could get slightly oily during winters. You can use our recommendations for best hydrating toners for dry skin to help get smooth skin. This too blends in beautifully and works great for fair tones.

If you don't like any of these, you can check out the list we gave for best blushes for all skin tones at the beginning of this article.

2. Best blushes for MEDIUM SKIN TONE

List of best blushes for MEDIUM SKIN TONE

  • Maybelline New York Master Flush Stick- Peach Babe

This is a color changing blush stick that self-adjusts and is pH reactive. This is a pigmented pink that would look beautiful on medium skin tones. It gives a subtle glow to the skin that adds a shimmer to your cheeks and makes you look vibrant.

This shade is the most easily wearable shade available in this range I have listed and this is complimented by an even amazing packaging. The shade is not too dark nor too light. The formula is incredibly soft and pigmented and it works as a good cheekbone highlight.

  • Maybelline Fit Me Blush in peach 40

If a coral shade is more your style, look no further than the Maybelline Fit Me Blush in Peach 40. While this powder complements just about any skin tone, we think it enhances medium to tan skin like magic because of its orangey undertone.

  • NYX Professional Makeup Ombre Blush in Sweet Spring

If you are into a lot of pigment payoff then this shade is going to be your go-to. It gives you the
chance to build the color you need and at the same time adds the smoothest texture to your cheek bones.

  • Frat Boy from The Balm

If there’s one the best blush that I would recommend for a medium skin tone that would look nothing less than perfect pinky, coral shade that would go with any outfit or any occasion, it is this shade called Frat Boy. This blush would even work well with all other skin tones without a concern. It just blends in smoothly and looks so natural that you could wear it even when you are staying at home. This is a matt blush and has a smooth texture leaving your skin feeling light-weight post application.

3. Best blushes for DARK SKIN TONE

List of Best blushes for DARK SKIN TONE

We have covered the best blushes for all skin tones, and also for fair and medium skin tone. Here are best blushes for dark skin tone:

This blush is again pure matt and the finish is matt too. It is not too powdery and may require a few applications on the face. However the pigmentation is seen beautifully after its application. The color is wine pink so this shade is on a cooler side. Another positive point is that it blends in easily.

This is a burnt orange kind of a shade. This is also gives a little shimmer and are almost not visible when you apply it. It’s a gorgeous, neutral makeup look or an everyday look when you don’t want to be appearing like you are wearing a lot of makeup.

This again is a cream based formula in a stick. They are compact, swift and easy to apply. This range consists of multiple shades and all these shades would fit perfectly for a dark skin tone. These blush-sticks are extremely long lasting and would also suit Indian skin. So, if our list of best blushes for all skin tones doesn't work for you, you can always choose this one of the ones listed here.

  • L’Oreal Paris Lucent Magique Blush Of Light Glow Palette – Paradise Coral

Paradise coral is a shade of beautiful coral and deep peach color that looks fabulous on medium and dusky tones. This pan has 3 pigments which belong to the same color group. This has a reflected and coral pigment and is said to suit dark skin tone perfectly.

  • NYX Cosmetics High Definition Blush Rose Gold

This shade is called Rose Gold is because it has shimmery particles that reflect light along with a peachy rosy slightly pigmented color. This adds a glow and gives a natural flush to dusky skin tones. This would look even more stunning when worn at night!

That's all about the best blushes for all skin tones and also the best blushes for fair skin, for medium skin and for dark skin. So, go on and look glam! But that's not all. For the perfect look, you need to know the best makeup primers and also the best highlighters, isn't it? We've got you covered. Let us know if you liked the article and if you'd like further information.


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