VODNIK - blush

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VODNIK, a vivid emerald green blush with blue iridescence- part of the Rusalka Menagerie collection. Re-released in 7/2021 as part of the MYTHOS series.

In Antonin Dvorak's opera, "Rusalka"- Vodnik is portrayed as a water goblin and is Rusalka's Father. In Czech, Slovene and Slovak folklore the features of the vodnik are markedly different to the East-Slavic conception; he has a completely human constitution and habits, except for few differences - vodnici (plural of vodnik) have gills, webbed membrane between their fingers and their skin is algae-green in colour (as well as their hair, which is typically of pale green tone). Their overall dress and appearance is weird, sometimes even resembling a vagrant; patchy shirts and (by modern standards) odd hats with long speckled ribbons - are commonplace. They can withstand lingering for hours outside their ponds. When they do so, one can tell them unequivocally by their wet coat-tails from which water is dripping under all circumstances. The vodnik's face is usually unshaven and it is not uncommon for a vodnik to have a large, wet, tangled beard. (source: Wikipedia)

Vodnik is vegan, cheek and eye safe. It is not lip safe. Curious about how to wear green blush? I found this blog post, which shows a lot of gorgeous ways you can wear unusual blush shades.

This shade is part of the Rusalka Menagerie. The Menagerie is a new Aromaleigh project, where I'll be formulating other shades and products to go with each month's mythical creature. The Rusalka Menagerie features two eyeshadow colors ("Samodiva" and "Rusalka", a highlighter ("Song to the Moon"), a green blush ("Vodnik"), a lipgloss ("Jezibaba").

Contains: Mica, Titanium Dioxide, Carnauba Wax, Silica, Tin Dioxide, Boron Nitride, Magnesium Stearate, Tin Oxide, Ferric Ferrocyanide, Blue #1, Yellow #5, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Palmitic Acid

Available in Three size options (Full/Mini size jar has custom label art):
    • Full Sized Jar ( aka "20 gram" jar) holds approximately 7 grams net weight of blush.
    • Mini Jar (aka "10 gram" jar) holds approximately 4 grams net weight of blush.
    • 1/4 teaspoon in a 2x2 inch zip baggie This is enough product for many samplings
NOTE: While we have made all attempts for photographs to accurately depict colors, photography unfortunately does not accurately reveal the depth and interplay of color and effect of these shadows. Also, please note that variations do exist between different computer monitors.