Review: ColourPop Blushes in Fox and Cruel Intentions

These bright blushes are adorable!

Just like me. 😀


L-R: Fox and Cruel Intentions.



Fox- “You’ll be a stone cold fox in this mid tone warm coral in a satin finish.”

I consider this to be a bright coral that is pinkish.

Cruel Intentions- “Is it Sebastian, or is this warm rose in a Matte finish making you blush?”

This is a darker rose that is a touch brown. It is accurately called a warm rose.

Top to bottom: Cruel Intentions and Fox.


The color in the pan and the swatches look a bit scary. They look like they could be hard to wear. I am happy to report that this is not the case.


I assumed I would need to apply Cruel Intentions with a light hand and I wouldn’t be able to wear Fox at all. I was wrong. As with the eyeshadows I reviewed, their bark is worse than their bite. 😛 They are both sheerish and lovely on me. Fox is a great summer shade and I find it very easy to wear. Cruel Intentions is a great everyday color for me.

Pros: Lovely colors, decent packaging, very affordable, easy to apply, very soft color effects, smooth powder product.
Cons: Not widely available (only sold on the website), not as intense as the pan suggests.

Grade: A-

I was happy to find that these are wearable for me, but those who like dramatic blush may be disappointed to find them too sheer.


About themakeuptrain

Beauty/product junkie hiding behind the title of certified makeup artist (that's the excuse I use for my makeup addiction). I am a human pet to two cats, a full time college student majoring in Cultural Anthropology and an organic food enthusiast (read: organic food freak) who cooks, bakes, and has not burned down the kitchen (I'm waiting for it). New York has put up with all of this thus far, so here is where I reside. I can be reached for comments, questions, complaints, and incoherent babbling at:
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16 Responses to Review: ColourPop Blushes in Fox and Cruel Intentions

  1. Aditi says:

    kinda underwhelmed by the pigmentation but i guess thats better in a blush because then there’s less chances of going overboard haha. i like the look of both, i think cruel intentions would be nicer in the colder weather maybe x

    Aditi |

  2. aditi says:

    pretty shades 🙂

  3. Lovely! Both of ’em!

  4. Sangeeta says:

    Both the shades look so pretty.

  5. Lulle.Beaumiroir says:

    I have Cruel Intentions! On my skin tone it’s not the easiest formula to blend, so I haven’t bought any other blush after this one. I’ve only ever made one ColourPop order actually, I wasn’t particularly impressed…


  6. Safi@thebeautyinsideout says:

    Both the shades are nice.

  7. those are such pretty shades! would love to try them on… thanks for sharing

  8. Both blushes are beautiful! They always do look a little intimidating in the pan, don’t they? I have a few and thought the same, but they’re surprisingly wearable.

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