What’s the best way to look fresh-faced when your summer glow fades? Do like Emma Stone and Christina Hendricks and match your blush to your favorite lip color. It’s a quick trick to make your skin look instantly bright and polished. In a pinch you can even dab your lipstick directly onto your cheeks and blend: a classic satin formula lipstick is nearly identical to cream blush! Eight celebrities to inspire you, above.
How to Match Your Lipstick and Blush Like a Celebrity
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Hendricks matched her rosy pink blush to Dolce and Gabbana’s Classic Cream Lipstick ($32) in Cosmopolitan for a brunch in Los Angeles.
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Add a bold brow, like Watson did at the GQ Men of the Year awards in London, to really make a statement.
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You can still go vibrant with your lip color, like Kurkova did at a party in Italy, just keep your flush subtle.
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Even a bold red works! The French actress proved that classic isn’t boring at an opening party in Paris.
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Hourglass Femme Rouge Velvet Crème Lipstick ($24)
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Lancome Blush Subtil ($30)
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Armani Rouge Ectasy Lipstick ($34)
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Sonia Kashuk Powder Blush ($10)
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Dolce & Gabbana Classic Cream Lipstick ($32)
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Elizabeth Arden Arden's Ceramide Cream Blush ($24)
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Tarte Amazonian Butter Lipstick ($16)
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Nars Blush ($29)