Colorbar Blush – Just Earth Review, Swatches, FOTD

Posted on Aug 22 2013 - 10:00am by poonam

Colorbar Blush – Just Earth Review, Swatches, FOTD

Today I am going to review my first ever blush. I have seen so many women overdoing with their blush and end up looking a colorful pallete, I feared for the same and hence stayed away from blushes. But off late I have been so much into make-up that it was hard to steer clear of blushers. So, shedding all the fears I tried to indulge myself in blushes , started with this neutral Colorbar Blush – Just Earth shade.

Colorbar Powder Blush - Just Earth FOTD

Product Claims: The Blusher accentuates the cheek area giving a glow to the face. This talc free, silky powder contains a moisture balance formula that is easy to blend and keeps the skin smooth, hydrated and nourished for soft cheeks with just the right hint of color.

Ingredients:-Talc, Aluminium starch, octenylsuccinate, Nylon 6, Isostearyl, Neopentandate Polybutene, Cyclohexasiloxane, Butyl Stearate, Ethyhexyl, Methoxycinnmate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Cyclopentasiloxane, , Phenoxyethanol, Methylparaben, Ethylparaben, Propylparaben,

Available in five shades:

  1. Plum Brown
  2. Cosmic Rose
  3. Fuchsia
  4. Peachy Rose
  5. Just Earth

Price:- Rs.375 for 5 gm . They have hiked their price I got it for Rs. 300 few months back.

Shelf Life:- 3 years from the Mfg date.

Packaging:- The blush comes packaged nicely into a silver colored box with a big hole on the front which shows the color of the blush. The blush pan is safely packed in a round plastic casing. The casing is divided into 2 layers and has a small brush kept safely at the bottom. The brush however is absolutely useless. The pan carrying the blush is covered with a transparent glass cap which makes it easy to identify the shade. The base of pan carries a small mirror which is helpful for touch-ups.


My experience with Colorbar Blush – Just Earth:-

Just Earth is light peachy brown shade free from shimmers. The blush isnt powdery and goes on smoothly with a brush. Decent amount gets picked up by the brush in a single swipe. The formula is soft and smooth which gets applied easily on the cheeks. The color is buildable and can be intensified for the desired look.

Colorbar Blush-Just Earth

The blush can be used for contouring on lighter skin tones and also it can be used as a natural cheek color on dusky skin tones for that soft sun-kissed look.

Being a matte shade it can be used to neutralize glittery/shimmers eye makeup. The blush is decently pigmented and gives a nice neutral brown color on cheeks.  However, the staying power of the blush is less. The blush stays for a maximum of 4 hours and fades away evenly after that. I was impressed by the texture and pigmentation of the blush but staying power of the blush left me disappointed.

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Pros of  Colorbar Blush – Just Earth:-

  1. Soft powdery texture which blends smoothly.
  2. Well pigmented
  3. Gives a very warm natural looking colour to cheeks.
  4. Buildable shade which doesn’t look cakey or uneven.
  5. Can be used as a bronzer
  6. Matte blush which can be easily worn during daytime
  7. Small mirror beneath the pan can be helpful in touch-ups while travelling.
  8. Reasonably prices
  9. Available in 5 beautiful shades.

Cons of Colorbar Blush – Just Earth:-

  1. Stays for a maximum of 4 hours on me (dry skin). On oily skin it might fade-off even earlier than that.
  2. Though the packaging appears to be good but it is not sturdy and breaks easily if dropped. Sadly, I dropped my pan and it broke immediately leaving me with 3 pieces.

Recommendation:- Just Earth is a versatile shade which can used as a regular blush for a natural flush of color and also for contouring or as a bronzer for soft sun-kissed look. The texture is soft and gets applied evenly without looking powdery or chalky. The Colorbar Just Earth Blush is well-pigmented and decent amount is picked up in a single swipe. The blush is also free from shimmers or frosts which makes it a perfect choice as an office–wearable shade.

I was slightly disheartened by it low staying power and flimsy packaging which is prone to breakage. Overall, it is a good blush especially for beginners. Recommended!


Colorbar Blush Just Earth Review

Colorbar Blush Just Earth

Colorbar Powder Blush-Just Earth

Colorbar Just Earth Blush Ingredients

Colorbar Powder Blush-Just Earth Review

Colorbar Just Earth Blush

Colorbar Just Earth

Colorbar Just Earth Blush Review

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Rating:- 3.5/5

Have you tried Colorbar Blush – Just Earth? Which is your favorite peachy blush?

30 Comments so far. Feel free to join this conversation.

  1. RadhaAugust 22, 2013 at 11:20 AM - Reply

    Wow This shade looks so natural and beautiful on you Poo dear… Lovely FOTD <3
    I have Cosmic Rose and it is my HG blush shade 😀

    • poonamAugust 22, 2013 at 5:04 PM - Reply

      Thnks a lott Radha.. glad u liked the look.. 🙂
      I liked the soft peachy tones it adds to my face… one of my favs blush.. 🙂
      I have peachy rose too from Colorbar which is another beautiful shade.. 🙂

  2. RajshreeAugust 22, 2013 at 3:22 PM - Reply

    Wow! its a pretty shade, I have never tried blushes from Colorbar, looking forward to try them 🙂
    lovely FOTD <3 you have a skin to die for :-*

    • poonamAugust 23, 2013 at 11:56 AM - Reply

      You will surely love this shade and there are so many more to choose.. but go for these only if you are not worried abot their low staying.. 🙂
      Awww.. thankss a bunch sweetiiee.. !! 😀 😀

  3. tejinderAugust 22, 2013 at 5:11 PM - Reply

    pretty shade n looks lovely on u dear 🙂
    i dnt have any colorbar blush…would love to try this one..:)

    • poonamAugust 23, 2013 at 11:36 AM - Reply

      Thanks a lott Tej.. U would have so many Imported blushes na.. u could easily find a dupe of this.. 😛 😛

  4. ShrilataAugust 22, 2013 at 5:35 PM - Reply

    The shade is such a beauty but then i got too many earthy toned blushes that i gave a miss to this one! It looks lovely on you 🙂

    • poonamAugust 23, 2013 at 11:38 AM - Reply

      Yeah.. I loved its color!! but its my first and only earthy blush **what a shame** .. 😛
      Thanks u so much Shrilata.. 😀

  5. AtreyeeAugust 22, 2013 at 6:54 PM - Reply

    Wow its a nice shade.:)

    • poonamAugust 22, 2013 at 9:31 PM - Reply

      Thanks Atreye.. yeah it really an easy to pull off shade and looks gorgeous on Indian skin toness.. 🙂

  6. HeenaAugust 22, 2013 at 7:18 PM - Reply

    I Have This Too and I’m In Love With The Lovely Shade!

    You looking So Pretty!:)

    • poonamAugust 23, 2013 at 11:42 AM - Reply

      **Same Pinch**.. me too love this beautiful shade..!!
      Thanks u so much sweets.. 🙂

  7. Vipra SAugust 22, 2013 at 8:14 PM - Reply

    Its a pretty shade .. settles down to such a lovely finish onto your cheeks <3 .. Nice review darling 🙂
    Gorgeous FOTD :* :*
    But I might give it a skip as I have an oily skin and I'm prone to dropping make-up stuff 😉 & Don't worry sweets happens with me too 😀

    • poonamAugust 23, 2013 at 11:46 AM - Reply

      Awww.. u are such a sweetheart Vipu.. :-* :-* .. Thanks a billion for ur lovely compliment!!
      Yeah for oily skin it isnt worth it as it is not going to stay even an hour or two.. 🙁
      ohh is it.. Glad to see somebody in the same category… 😀
      I just hate when something falls and uff its over now.. Period!!

  8. Preeti KaurAugust 22, 2013 at 8:16 PM - Reply

    Loved your FOTD Poo 🙂 I have this blush in cosmic rose. As you said the staying power is disappointing. It doesn’t stay long on my oily skin 🙁

    • poonamAugust 23, 2013 at 11:43 AM - Reply

      Thanks a bunchhh Preetii.. 🙂 🙂
      Colorbar have lovely colros in its blushes range.. but yes the staying power is such a disappointement!! 🙁
      Wish they improve the formula soon!!

  9. shilpiAugust 22, 2013 at 8:56 PM - Reply

    seems like a must have shade, but staying time is too less…:-(

    • poonamAugust 22, 2013 at 9:36 PM - Reply

      Yeahh shade wise it is excellent but staying is disappointingg!! 🙁

  10. rakhshandaAugust 22, 2013 at 9:08 PM - Reply

    I always love Colorbar blushes, It’s a pretty shade which suit you well. You look so pretty, love your hair puff <3

    • poonamAugust 22, 2013 at 9:35 PM - Reply

      Yeah I own two of these and just love their texture and finish.. Thats so sweet of dear… thankss a lottt .. 😀 😀

  11. DeepikaAugust 22, 2013 at 9:13 PM - Reply

    The color looks fab on you! <3 <3

    • poonamAugust 22, 2013 at 9:34 PM - Reply

      Thankss tonn Deepika.. 🙂

  12. Richa SaxenaAugust 22, 2013 at 9:31 PM - Reply

    I have heard so much about this blush but have never gotten near it…I don’t know why but everywhere I go it’s just out of stock..This shade is really pretty on you & such lovely clicks! 🙂

    • poonamAugust 22, 2013 at 9:34 PM - Reply

      Ohh Yes.. colorbar is really bad at stocking their makeup stuf.. I htoo got it online after disappointing counter experiences.. 😐
      The blush turned out to really good on cheeks.. wish it stayed a bit longer.. 🙂
      Thanks u so much sweetie.. :-*

  13. AditiAugust 23, 2013 at 9:40 PM - Reply

    yet to try colorbar blushes! 🙂

    • poonamAugust 28, 2013 at 12:20 PM - Reply

      the colors are really great though not good at staying!! .. but u can give them a try!! 🙂

  14. ParitaAugust 23, 2013 at 10:44 PM - Reply

    This was my first blush ever..had it over 2 yrs back! absolutely loved of the most gorgeous neutral shades especially for office wear 🙂 you look like a doll girl 🙂

    • poonamAugust 24, 2013 at 10:55 AM - Reply

      It is my first blush too.. and totally in love with its finish and color… 🙂 🙂 It is so easy to pull off na.. extremely wearable!!
      Aww.. thanks a tonn Parii!! :- * <3 <3

  15. Melissa...August 26, 2013 at 7:23 PM - Reply

    Wow so many comments Poo…guess there’s nothing left for me to comment on 😀 :D…keep tempting

    • poonamAugust 27, 2013 at 1:47 PM - Reply

      Heheh.. no dear.. ur comments are always special to me!! 😀 😀
      <3 <3.. I would love to do so!! 😛

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