ELF Studio HD Blush

"A rich and creamy HD Blush naturally sculpts and highlights the cheekbones for a soft-focus effect that is great for everyday use."

I have been meaning to purchase these products for a very long time. Everytime that I go to the mall I always make a point to visit the ELF stall but unfortunately they always say that they don't have this specific product. Mind you, even the biggest malls like TriNoma and SM (North Edsa) Department store don't have this product.

Luckily, I have found an online store called Kering Keri Store (like them on facebook). The shop offers a wide range of authentic beauty products in a very affordable price so if you are planning of getting an authentic beauty product without breaking the back then you should try buying on them. The seller is super cool and ind too!

My plan was actually to get all five shades but unfortunately, theses two are only shades left available on Kering Keri Store so instead of waiting for them first to have all shades available, I have decided to get these two already and just repurchase the other three once it's already available.

Anyway, back to the review. . .

The packaging of this HD blush reminds me so much of the Make Up Forever HD Blush. It comes in small black and transparent white tube that has a built in pump which made dispensing the product easier. It's sleek, compact and very hygienic.

This product is very very pigmented that even just a dot (I guess) can already color both cheeks. The shades that I got were Encore and Superstar. The ELF Studio HD Blush in Superstar is warm peach with a slight pink udertone which I really liked since this is one of the most natural looking color of all shades while on the other hand, the ELF Studio HD Blush in Encore is a dark pink almost plum tone which is also a good shade but might not be like by those who prefer a more natural looking blush.

What's another good thing about this product (aside from being super pigmented) is it's staying power. Having an oily skin, I thought that this one will fade quickly but I was wrong. I wore this without anything onto my face (primer & foundation) and it took around 6-8 hours before it needs to be re-touched.

For me, the only downside about this product I guess is the fact that it quickly dries so you have to be very quick when it comes on blending this product onto your cheeks. It also dispense a tad much product even in just a single pump so you have to be very gentle on pumping "the pump".

Overall, being priced at Php 200.00 this is definitely worth every single penny. I mean, it's very rich and pigmented that even just a dot of this product can already go a long way. It also has a matte finish which I look for in a blusher as it gives skin more natural looking finish. Aside from that, this can also be used as a cheek tint (you're like hitting two birds with one stone with this product!) but before applying this on your cheeks I suggest that you put a balm first so that this will not look too dry and matte once applied onto your lips.

Ps; this post was intended to be posted on the first week of july but due to my very busy schedule I have almost forgotten that I have this one on my drafts so sorry for the loooooooooong delay.
Disclaimer: This product was purchased by Into The Blush for review purposes. All product reviews on this blog are the honest opinion of its author.


Sara Chergui said...

Great review ! I love the colours and packaging ! Elf is a great brand !

Jackie Harrison said...

Your review amazing I briefly post it with other several elf products. I have that product and I love it.

Monchi said...

I didnt know about this product
It looks really interesting
Id like to try it out!

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Gina May Mungcal said...

I've been eyeing for that too! But I guess I'll pass on this muna because lately I've been receiving a lot of blushers and tints. Nice review but I hope you'll provide a picture of yourself using it! :D

Francesca Romana Capizzi said...

Uuuuh I wanto to try this blush!!
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Sofia Dias said...

They seem to be such good products! I want to try them!!
Elf is such a quality brand!


Lin Chow said...

Omg the colour looks gorgeous! Have to try it some day. Nice review :)

Love, Lin

Lauren said...

I can see the bright pink on aplatinum blonde with olive skin! Gorgeous colors!!

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getcarriedaway said...

I love the colors! Looks fantastic! Great post!

ELISA said...

I so wanna try them!

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Francy Stef said...

Perfect review, dear!!! We have to try it!!
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Celeste said...

I love Elf!



Ivana said...

Lovely colors!


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CoutureTrend Jessica said...

Yeah!!! I wanna prove this

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Couture Carrie said...

Fab find!
Must buy that pretty pink!


Natalia | Fashioned by Love said...

Thank you for the review! Beautiful shades! x

Nicky mywishstyle said...

nice shades and perfect review!


Paula MG said...

So fresh looking! I like it!

Paola Lauretano said...

Amazing shades! Great review doll!!!
Happy friday!

TodayOutfit said...

Thank's you you're so sweat! :)

Hannah Elder said...

I never know what to think of ELF because i've been really disappointed with some of their products. But for the price tag, I guess you can't really go wrong, especially if the pigmentation is good.

Hannah x

Isa Machado said...

This looks amazing! ;)

Juuls said...

I have never tried on liquid blush before but to be honest this post got me so excited to try out the product! All blushes I have used so far have worn out in max 3 hours so 6 to 8 hours before a retouch sounds like a dream to me... All in all, great post!



S said...

Such beautiful colors!!!
Wanna try them! :D

Veronica Vannini said...

Great review dear! Nice shades!
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Elin Kling said...

Thank you for sharing darling <3

Kati said...

Hello, thanks so much for your sweet comment!
I've always wanted to try liquid or creamy blushes!

Have a great day,

Patricia said...

Like it!!

sara l said...

Sounds great! So wanna try it

Alessandra Heidelberg said...

I am curious, I want to try tis blush

Sarah-M. said...

Very interesting! I have to try that .)

x Judit said...

This product is a good elf, I like it! thanks for the comment!

Roberta Mirata said...

I love blush :)


Fabiola Tinelli said...

Great review dear, I would love to try it!

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Lisa said...

omgosh didn't even know ELF had this type of cream blush in pump form!! so neat.. the colors you got are gorgeous! going to see if i can hunt this down :)! thanks for the great review!

devin olivia said...

I had no idea ELF HAD THIS product Im going go check thanks to you.
Love this

Divanda Gitadesiani said...

I have the superstar one. And I so recommended this product! It's very cheap but also have good quality.
Nice your blog. Do you want to follow each other? let me know


Marisa Silva said...

I'm really curious about it!

Marisa Silva

Emma Superina said...

I heard a lot of good things about this product, I can't buy it where i live, though. Following your blog via bloglovin, hope you'll check out mine :)


TheSweetColours said...

Nice products

Lizzy said...

i love the peach color!

Daria said...

wonderful blog! :) great pictures!
would you like to follow each other?

Coco said...

I'm learning to use creamy blushes, and I'm getting to love them. I'd like to try the Superstar shade!
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minnja said...

Great blog. Would you like to follow each ohter? - it would be fantastic;)


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Birdie Liau said...

Lovely elf product love the review (: ! xx do you mind if we follow each other ? Do let me know on my blog (:


Ola said...

Really useful post! I'm following and waiting for more :)
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Nora Armani said...

Thanks for sharing this post! Also thanks for your lovely comment on my blog!


laviladystyle said...

I love this color!!!

ncboodah said...

It looks amazing! I wish they had elf here :(


Genzel Kisses said...

I have this in Encore and I so love it. It lasts for almost the entire day without retouching :)

Dyl said...

Hi^^ Thanks for sharing this, i want to try them!! kiss kiss

Aisha Kristine Chong said...

Oh my God.

Super thank you for sharing this - I am also looking for this specific item from Elf. It's either they tell me that they don't have it - or its sold out.

Will visit this shop - thank you!

Rhea Bue | Styles and Writes said...

wow.. i love the shades!! looks perfect!! :D wish you have a swatch for these babies <3

Nina said...

I didn't know Elf have this product! Thanks for sharing your review I think I'll give that a try :)

Eyah Ballada said...

Gusto ko tong Itry.. madami pa tong shades diba.. kaso mahilig ako magetouch ng blusher hindi ba yan hassle? Sa lahat ng make up blusher tlga yung na hihit ko ang pan :)

lalalaPatricia said...

Never tried this kind of blush on. But I like the orangey color for my skin. Never tried Elf products pero I'm sure it's nice and worth it. I heard a lot about Kering Keri shop. Thanks for sharing. Might purchase at their shop soon! :)

Into The Blush said...

Maganda 'to kase nagla last siya the whole day even without retouching. Ako din addicted ako sa blushers kaya Into The Blush ang name ng blog ko. HAHA

Yesha said...

I want one too ^ ^
Love the shade and my friends said that it's long-lasting

Thanks for sharin'


Pauline Reyes said...

Lovely shades! Looking forward to try these.
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