NYX Stick Blush Hibiscus Review

NYX Stick Blush Hibiscus Review

NYX Stick Blush Hibiscus Review

Ever since, I saw a review on the new NYX Stick Blush by Ida, I badly wanted to try out one for two reasons:

Reason 1 – I haven’t tried stick blushes till date O:) O:) O:) (I have an evil friend who suggested me to try Lakme stick blush). :smug: :smug:

Reason 2 – NYX product :pompom: :pompom:

Product Description:

Add a touch of color with our creamy and extremely pigmented Stick Blush! Available in eight rich shades! Apply and receive the perfect glow every day!

Shades Available:


Shades Available

You can read the review of the shade “Tulip” here.

I got the shade “Hibiscus.”  It looks a little brownish in the stick but actually it’s a warm peachy shade* (which reminds me a lot of the shade “Natural” in NYX cream blush range). I think this shade Hibiscus will look flattering on most skin tones, especially light to medium. There are no shimmer/glitter particles in this particular shade.


*I love to wear peach blushes mostly. Also, if you are planning to start wearing blushes and you are confused which shade to start with, always opt for a peach shade.


$ 6 (costed me around INR 500 with shipping from an international website).


White Mineral Oil, 2-Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Polybutene, Squalane, Bis-Diglyceryl Polyacyladipate-2, Vitamin E, Beeswax, Ozokerite, Candelilla Wax, Carnauba Wax, Paraffin Wax/ Microcrystalline Wax, Phenoxyethanol/ Methylparaben/ N-Butylparaben/ Ethylparaben/ Propylparaben/ Isobutylparaben, Ethylhexyl Methoxycinnamate. MAY CONTAIN: D&C Red No.6 Sodium Salt (CI 15850), D&C Red No.28 Al. Lake (CI 45410), FD&C Yellow No.5 Aluminum Lake (CI 19140:1), D&C Red No.7 Calcium Lake (CI 15850:1), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Black Iron Oxide (CI 77499), Red Iron Oxide (CI 77491), Yellow Iron Oxide (CI 77492), Mica (CI 77019).




The stick blush comes in a lightweight, plastic casing which you can twist up to use the blush, just like a lipstick, secured with a cap. Being a stick blush, the application/dotting the blush is very convenient. The colour of the outer casing corresponds to the blush inside them.








What I Like about NYX Stick Blush Hibiscus:

  • The formula is quite soft, creamy which just melts/glides easily on the skin.
  • Even though it seems like a cream blush, the finish is slight dewy, but not full on shiny like a cream blush.
  • It looks like a cheek stain, very natural with a soft, velvety finish.
  • This particular shade has no shimmer/glitter, so can be worn easily during the day.
  • It’s a very wearable, natural looking shade.
  • I think it will suit most skin types as it doesn’t get too shiny/greasy like a normal cream blush.
  • The product has good color payoff and can be built upon easily for rather intense colour.
  • Pretty decent staying power, it did not fade even after 5-6 hours of wear.
  • Neat, sturdy, lightweight packaging.
  • Has no cheap/strong/bothering fragrance/smell.
  • Available in 8 shades (shimmery and non-shimmery both).
  • Hypoallergenic (as claimed).
  • NYX products are not tested on animals.
  • Fairly priced at 6 dollars.

What I Do Not Like about NYX Stick Blush Hibiscus:

  • Non-availability in India :headbang:
  • Even if you can order it online, you just have to make a “guestimate” of the shade. It’s really difficult to make out how the shade looks like in real life by just looking at a tiny shade card picture.

Overall, I like these new stick blushes by NYX and I would like to try other shades too. It’s my first stick blush and I like how convenient it is to apply the blush, by just dotting it directly on the cheeks without involving a brush or applicator 🙂

IMBB Rating:

3.75 on 5 :-* :-* :-*

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70 thoughts on “NYX Stick Blush Hibiscus Review

  1. two ‘what i like’ sections…..some typo….:)
    Nice review nupur…i have the lakme stick blush, and its an ok-ok thingie..this one seems good :toothygrin:

  2. wowee….nice nice shade… :pompom: :pompom: me thinking of buying blushes… :makeup: :makeup: :makeup: actually will use it for the first time… now after reading your review, confused whether i should go for powdered ones or cream stick like yours… pls suggest… also from which site you ordered them??

  3. This reminds me of mom’s rouge stick from bachpan. I loved the shade furr.. I am totally digging cream blush these days. :woot: :woot: :woot: :woot: and me loouuu dewy finish :happydance: :happydance: :happydance: :happydance: :happydance: :happydance: :happydance:

  4. This is sooo pretty..the shade is totally my kind and it looks so cute.specially the heart motiff on the cap :love: :love: :love: :love: :love: :love: :love: :love: :love: :love:

        1. I don’t like to promote/recommend any shopping websites Ritu …. they wont be paying me for my recommendations, right?
          IMBB is such a popular website, i don’t want to give that shopping site free publicity

  5. :spank: :spank: :spank: nohhhhhhhhhh…….nnooooooooooooooo. you hab that argan oil wali blush stick n lakmeeee also :smug: :smug: :smug: :smug: :smug: :smug: :smug:

  6. NUPUR!!!! :woot: :woot: :woot: :woot: you always buy the things i lust after,for example i wanted to try that loreal 24 hr foundation and you bought it and so many others too.I think we have similar tastes :jiggy1: :jiggy1: :jiggy1: Superb review as always. i like it :love: :love: :love:

  7. such a pretty peachy color nupur..you would look like a doll wearing this! wish nyx products were easily available in india at the same rate as in US 😀

  8. Wow… This sounds really good! The NYX cream blushes didn’t suit my oily skin so much! Will try this for sure. These sound better.

  9. Gorgeous gorgeous blush shade :blush: :love: …reminds me of me mom’s rouge that I used too, during occasions, as a kid :)) … hope it’s available at Khar beauty centre in Mumbai…Lovely review…would look great on you, Nupur! :haanji:

  10. nice chubby blush:-) i ALWAYS get nyx products online- even after shelling out the shipping you get a very good deal compared to our online sites here in India…..

  11. I have the Lakme wala stick lush. I’ll keep myself satisfied with that for now. O:)
    Waise bhi I can’t get my hands on this. :struggle: But The swatches look so yummy and pretty. *sigh*
    Time to go hunting for a peach blush. :jog:

  12. Nupur Hibuscus looks really nice as well. :)) Oh, those swatches on the nyx site :nababana: I want to try more shades of this too, definitely!

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