The New Sleek Rose Gold.....?


If you are a regular reader you will know I rave about Sleek blushers, they are the most amazing value for money blushers that I have ever come across, they are a mere £4.59, last forever, stay put all day long and have fantastic pigmentation.

Many of you will know that Sleek blush in shade Rose Gold is renowned for being a dupe for Nars Orgasm which costs £21.50 (I reviewed it quite some time a go HERE), so I bought Rose Gold and use it all of the time.


This morning my lovely postman delivered a package, I didn't have a clue what it was as I couldn't remember ordering anything so I ripped it open to find lots of Sleek goodies which I then remembered was a free gift with a magazine subscription (I will investigate whether this magazine sub is still live and post about it tomorrow if it is) and inside was s Sleek Rose Gold blush.

I am more than happy to have two Rose Golds as I love the colour but when I opened it up I noticed a huge difference in the shade, I checked the back of each blush and they both state 'Rose Gold 926'.....


   

The top blush is my original Rose Gold and the Nars Orgasm dupe, it's a burnt orange/coral with gold flecks in, very pretty, and below is the new Rose Gold in new packaging which is also a beautiful shade but a lot 'pinker' than the top blush as you can see. So I decided to swatch the two to see if there was a big difference when on the skin.....

                     

Well as you can see there is!

The 'new' Rose Gold is most definitely pink based with a slight shimmer to it and it really reminds me of the limited edition blush Sleek bought out a while a go from the Aqua Collection.

I adore the new shade (as a shade itself) but a bit disappointed that when I run out of my original Rose Gold I won't be able to get hold of it again.

Do you own either of these blushers (new or old) and does anyone know when these changed, maybe I missed the boat when they changed it, anyway, if I did I thought I would write this post anyway to show you the difference between the two.

Do you love Sleek blushers as much as me (I think I have 5 of them now)?

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10 Comments:

  1. Gosh what a difference. Very odd. I think they should have named it something else as it is not the same as the old Rose Gold Blush at all
    http://www.letstalkbeauty.co.uk/

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  2. Surprise deliveries are always the best :)
    It is annoying when your favourite shade of something changes or gets discontinued, I hope you get to like the new shade or find something else similar
    Kiwi..x

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  3. Oh no this is disappointing! The original Rose Gold is my go to blush! I'll be gutted when it runs out now! Thanks for pointing this out - I wouldn't have known otherwise!
    Katie xx

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    1. I have asked sleek when this happened but I haven't had a reply as yet.

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  4. That is so odd! It's a completely different blush! x

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  5. That's such a shame because I love my Rose Gold Blush too.
    They are not even remotely similar...

    Kah-Feh Yen

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    1. We will have to wait and see what Sleek say?

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