REVIEW: Le Blush Creme de Chanel – Chanel Cream Blush in 63 “Revelation”

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We are all still basking in the Chanel-cream-blush-glory, and I couldn’t help myself after my first purchase reviewed here. On a whim, I swung by the Chanel counter yet again to have another peak. Originally, I was eyeing “Affinite” but decided at the last minute that it was just too bright for me and too blue-pink for my liking. I purchased the Le Blush Creme de Chanel in 63 “Revelation” and I’m totally thrilled.

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Admittedly, this color looks totally drab and unappealing in the pan. Trust me. When the sales associate was talking about this shade, I didn’t look twice at it because it looked weird in the pan. But when she swatched it and blended it out, I was pleasantly surprised. It’s a soft, sheer coraly-pink that’s kind of rosey too. Unlike 64 “Inspiration,” this shade isn’t a “naturally flushed” color. It’s a rosey shade that turns out to look quite natural on the skin — with a hint of glow and prettiness.

I talked about the formula in my last Chanel cream blush post, but I’m still loving the powder-cream formula that’s mousse-like and easy to blend. With a synthetic buffing brush, it sheers out beautifully and complements my skin tone beautifully — if, I do say so myself. :) The silky texture offers a long-wear satin finish provides a soft-focus color on your cheeks and is buildable. I may go back for “Affinite” if it continues to tug at my heart strings, but for now, I think I’m good with my two Chanel cream blushes and my trusty Illamasqua Cream Blusher in “Laid” and “Promise.” Woot!

I recommend these. If you’re looking for a friendlier price tag, check out Illamasqua, for sure.

Made in France.
Retails for $38.00 USD.

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