Taking the stress out of date night one round-up at a time. This week, glowing cheeks are a must. 

For us beauty lovers, applying date night makeup is always a fun adventure. Playing with endless combinations of color, accent and contour to achieve the perfect sexy look never gets old! Blush is always a favorite—a rosy cheek brightens the complexion for the perfect finishing touch. Try one of these ten options for an instant feminine flush:


1. Kevyn Aucoin The Creamy Glow in Tresbelle, ($24, spacenk.com). This light, creamy blush will blend into your skin seamlessly for that perfect just-flushed glow. The dark pink shade doubles as a lip color! 2. NARS Blush in Orgasm, ($29, narscosmetics.com). There’s a reason that this iconic shade has been catapulted to cult-favorite status. It’s the perfect color to liven up your cheeks and add just the right amount of sparkle.  3. Josie Maran Coconut Watercolor Cheek Gelée in Pink Escape, ($22, josiemarancosmetics.com). Josie Maran’s gelée is the perfect hybrid of a cream blush and gel stain. Made with 50% coconut water, it hydrates skin while giving your cheeks that perfect pop of pink color! 4. Sonia Kashuk Beautifying Blush in Flamingo, ($9.79, target.com). This sheer pressed powder will leave your cheeks with a radiant glow. Dust on lightly and be prepared to fall in love! 5. The Balm INSTAIN in Swiss Dot, ($22, thebalm.com). This unique combination of a pressed powder and a stain provides long lasting results—and the packaging is cute as can be! Try the peach toned Swiss Dot and you’ll be looking fresh and sweet all evening long.  6. Top Shop Make Up Loose Blush in Demure, ($16, topshop.com). This loose-powder blush is a standout pink with a hint of sparkle. It even comes with a convenient applicator sponge built into the packaging! 7. Benefit Fine One One, ($30, benefitcosmetics.com). The latest cheekie from Benefit doesn’t disappoint! Fine One One instantly deposits three shades gorgeous color onto cheeks for a blendable, buildable glow. 8. NYC Color Wheel Mosaic Face Powder in Pink Cheek Glow, ($4.47, walmart.com). Four shades of pink in one sweet little palette packs a serious color punch. Apply with a large blush brush so you get every hue mixed in! 9. Buxom True Hue Blush in Shimmering Nude, ($24, sephora.com). This silky blush contains rhodiola, a plant root that gives cheeks a refreshed look. This is the perfect neutral color to give your complexion just the burst of shimmer it needs. 10. Bobbi Brown Shimmer Brick in Lilac Rose, ($42, sephora.com). Shimmer bricks have long been a favorite of beauty editors and celebrities alike. Lilac rose combines five pretty pink shades to highlight and enhance cheeks.

Looking for date night suggestions? E-mail daily@spaweekmedia.com and we could feature your idea in next Friday’s column!

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Arielle Sidrane is the Associate Editor at Spa Week Daily.