If you’re using a powder blusher…

Dust on loose powder over your cheeks. Using the right brush helps, too. You need one with densely packed bristles like a flat-top kabuki brush, says makeup artist Larry Yeo.

This will properly set the loose powder on your skin and pick up excess blusher at the same time.


TRY13rushes Flat Top – Foundation Brush, $23


Also read: Does foundation really oxidise throughout the day?


If you are using a cream blusher…

You can tone down cream blusher by pressing a piece of tissue paper over it.