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Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush | Info and Images of a Release That Has Me Trembling In Anticipation

I think I may have audibly gasped when I heard that Hourglass was coming out with Ambient Lighting Blush ($41 CAD/$35 US). It is truly a dream come true. The breathtaking finish of Hourglass Ambient Lighting Powder fused with a blush to create what is visually one of the most stunning blush presentations I have seen and I am sure will be just as gorgeous applied as in the pan. I can not wait to try these. I have a feeling, that like the Ambient Lighting Powders, I will need them ALL!

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The 6 shades of this new, permanent product will be:

Luminous Flush – A champagne rose blush fused with Luminous Light to evoke a candlelit glimmer.

Mood Exposure – A soft plum blush fused with Mood Light to brighten the complexion.

Ethereal Glow – A cool pink blush fused with Ethereal Light for a moonlit luminosity.

Diffused Heat – A vibrant poppy blush combined with Diffused Light for a subtle halo effect.

Radiant Magenta – A golden fuchsia blush combined with Radiant Light for a summer glow.

Dim Infusion – A subdued coral blush fused with Dim Light to add warmth.

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Product claims:

• Hourglass has fused Ambient Lighting Powder, the cutting-edge collection of finishing powders, with an array of vivid cheek colors, creating a hybrid product that is unique, contemporary and revolutionary.

• Unlike traditional blush, which tends to be flat, Ambient Lighting Blush uses Photoluminescent Technology to exhibit depth and dimension.

• The airy, lightweight powders contain optically transparent particles that amplify the colors to a multi-dimensional level— effectively reinventing the way you view blush.

• The state-of-the-art formula means that its full potential is only displayed on application.

• The hand-made powders are formulated using an advanced miscelare technique—which means “to mix” in Italian— creating the perfect balance of pigment and powder, and no two look alike.

• Delivers a radiant natural finish and offers buildable color.

• Ambient Lighting Blush is designed to be paired with Ambient Lighting Powder. Using the two products together imbues the entire complexion with an otherworldly glow.

• The six shades, which range from soft coral to cool pink, are a wardrobe of captivating accent lights for cheeks.

The new Hourglass Ambient Lighting Blush is launching this Thursday, January 23, 2014 on HourglassCosmetics.com and at Barneys New York, Bergdorf Goodman, Net-A-Porter.com, Sephora, and Space NK in mid-late February 2014.

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  • Brooke @ Blushing Noir
    January 21, 2014 at 9:43 PM

    I need all of these in my life immediately

  • mara
    January 22, 2014 at 12:00 AM

    please catch me while i faint. i’m especially eyeing up ethereal glow!!!!

    • Christa Potter
      January 22, 2014 at 11:13 AM

      I’d catch you but I’m on my way to the floor with you!

  • Kate MacDonald
    January 22, 2014 at 10:33 AM

    I’m having a flashback to last year, when part of my brain was saying “calm down, the lighting powders are permanent and you can buy the ones you want at a slower pace” and the other, louder part was screaming “OMG!!! BUY ALL THE THINGS NOW OR SOONER!!!”

    • Christa Potter
      January 22, 2014 at 11:14 AM

      Exactly! I am so confident these are going to be AMAZING! What Ambient Lighting Powders have you ended up with so far Kate?

      • Kate MacDonald
        January 23, 2014 at 9:46 AM

        Thus far, I have Diffused, Dim, Luminous and Mood in full size, plus the 3-powder palette. So the only permanent shade I’m missing is Ethereal- odd for a pale girl, but I just have so many white highlighters already, surely I don’t need another? That said, Ethereal Glow looks utterly irresistible…

  • Phyrra
    January 23, 2014 at 8:16 PM

    I want one soooooo bad!

  • Jennifer Ryder
    January 24, 2014 at 12:28 PM

    I just ordered Dim Infusion, Diffused Heat, and Mood Exposure from Sephora as a 1-week late birthday present to myself. Early access for VIB/Rouge!!


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