$46, from Benefit counters
A matte coral-pink, cream-to-powder cheek balm with a fruity scent. It melts upon contact with warm fingertips and is easy to apply and blend. Use it alone or under a powder blush to make the colour last longer.
CLINIQUE CHUBBY STICK CHEEK COLOUR BALM
$39 each, from Clinique counters
These cheek balms are new additions to Clinique’s fuss-free Chubby Stick series of lip balms and eyeshadows.
This sheer matte balm contains moisturising squalane and vitamin E to protect skin. It is waterproof too. Available in four shades.
SHISEIDO MAQUILLAGE TRUE CHEEK IN PK 201
$56, from Shiseido counters
The latest shade from the True Cheek range is a pale pink that is perfect for fair complexions.
The product comes with a retractable built-in brush and the powder is packed into the cap. Just un-twist the cap and apply.
Available in two other shades.
SHU UEMURA BRAVE BEAUTY SATIN RADIANT STICK IN ORANGE CORAL
$55, from Shu Uemura counters
This creamy stick is a swirl of coral and gold, and leaves behind a subtle iridescent finish.
Available in three other shades.
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