Bright Red We won't sugarcoat it: When using bright-red blush, there's definite potential for disaster. But, with both practice and patience, you can achieve a healthy, ultra-natural-looking flush. (Because, admittedly, no one turns fuchsia when they're embarrassed.) "Dab a blush brush lightly onto the product, slowly building onto skin to up the intensity.Nars Blush In Exhibit A, $30, available at Sephora. #refinery
If you’re looking to invest in something special for the new season, turn to NET-A-PORTER for a luxe wardrobe update. This autumn, the online retailer is fully embracing colour with striking reds, blush pinks and fun patterns (think florals, leopard prints and polka dots) taking centre stage. Bright tones not your thing? There’s still plenty of choice for monochrome devotees, with new black, textured designs from the likes of Bella Freud and Topshop Unique – perfect for a bit of an edge.