Sneak Peek: New Estée Lauder Gelée Blush in Tease

Happy Wednesday all! I hope this week has been treating you well. It’s been sunny in my part of the world, and unseasonably warm, so no complaints here! I wanted to give you a quick preview of a new blush out for spring that I think everyone needs to know about. Why? Just take a look at this:

Estee Lauder Tease Gelee Blush

Isn’t she gorgeous? It is the same gelée formula Estée Lauder used in the extremely popular Modern Mercury highlighter (and the subsequent Topaz Chameleon and Shimmering Sands palette). The pyramid design is unique and eye-catching, almost as much as the way the shimmer catches the light. It blends in smoothly and is that hybrid formula that you can’t help but love once you touch it.

Estee Lauder Tease Gelee Blush Macro

You can see just how fine the shimmer is when you get up close.

I also did some comparison swatches to some blushes in my current collection to see what came close to it:

Estee Lauder Tease Gelee Blush Comparison Swatches Shade Swatches L-R (shade): Bobbi Brown Platinum Pink, MAC Subtle Breeze, Benefit Bella Bamba, Estée Lauder Tease, Tom Ford Lovelust

Estee Lauder Tease Gelee Blush Comparison Swatches

Swatches L-R (sun): Bobbi Brown Platinum Pink, MAC Subtle Breeze, Benefit Bella Bamba, Estée Lauder Tease, Tom Ford Lovelust

Of all the shades I swatched Bobbi Brown Platinum Pink was closest, but is much lighter and frostier. I can’t use that as a blush, only as a highlight. Lovelust is much more coral in tone, while Bella Bamba is darker and has a slight coral lean to it as well. Subtle Breeze doesn’t contain shimmer and is deeper.

All in all it’s a very unique blush to my collection and the texture/color payoff alone make it worth it’s $40 price tag. I wouldn’t hesitate if you are interested in this blush. The gelée products are notorious sell outs and can become difficult to find if you wait too long. It’s currently available on the Estée Lauder website (here).

I think this is the best blush release for spring I have seen yet!

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11 Responses to Sneak Peek: New Estée Lauder Gelée Blush in Tease

  1. Sunny says:

    OOOO intrigued with a capital i!!! Estee Lauder has really been nailing it!

  2. Latoya says:

    This is quite pretty, Danielle! I actually don’t LOVE the pattern, but the shade is gorgeous! None of the spring collections have called to me too much yet, which is good, but that could change in a heartbeat :P

  3. What a beautiful and unusual looking product. Those gelees are completely enticing to me

  4. Beutiful! I love the pyramid pattern, very cool. I’ve been wanting to try a Gellee products, they always look so luminous. It a great shade for spring!

  5. Alice says:

    oh my, so pretty!! x

  6. Girl, you need to change the blog name to bloomin’ lemmings BECAUSE!! I don’t even like pink blushes but want this now. x___x

  7. Omg that blush looks fantastic!! I need this in my life!! No wait I probably don’t but I want it anyway lol ;) xxx

  8. This blush looks so yummy! but from ur amazing swatches i kinda reminds me of smashbox flush blush..

  9. I’ve got my eye on this since I saw the promo pictures, so thanks for this post! The design is rather intriguing and the shade is yummy. Gonna check it out later :-)

  10. Oh man, I’m SUCH a sucker for blushes…this one looks amazing!! :O Seriously, that shimmer!! *drools*

  11. Tara says:

    It’s only $25 on the Canadian Estée Lauder website.

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