Maybelline Dream Touch Blush – Shade 07 Review
On high public demand, here is the review of the New Dream Touch Blush by Maybelline 😀
If you are wondering what is new about this “Dream Touch Blush” and is it different from the Dream Mousse Blush, then let me tell you, it is!
Firstly, the Dream Mousse blush is “Air whipped” Mousse Blush, making it apt for most skin types, especially oily-combination skin. The new Dream Touch blush is a cream whipped formula. Also, the new formula carries more shimmer in my opinion, from what I could notice when I swatched both at the counter.
Lastly, you get more product(7.5 gms for Rs. 375) in the New Dream Touch Blush, as compared to the Dream Mousse Blush (5.75 gms for Rs. 205).
Apart from quite similar packaging, there is nothing common between them.
- Cream Whipped Blush.
- Ultra Blendable.
- Natural-looking flush of colour.
Why you’ll Love It:
• Ultra soft cream-whipped blush.
• Refined colour pigments for better colour payoff.
• Ultra blendable, it melts into your skin effortlessly.
• A lighter than air fell on skin and an all-day freshly applied look.
With your fingertips, pat a small amount of blush onto the apples of your cheeks. Use feathery strokes to blend gently from your cheekbones to your temples. To build colour intensity, apply more blush.
4 actually, but only 3 have reached counters as of now.
The shades carry numbers instead of names.
Here are the swatches of the 3 shades:
If you saw my post on Maybelline new launches, you would know I purchased shade No. 4 from the range.
I tried it on and it was not showing at all on me after blending it in 😐 On my NC 25 skin tone, the shade 04 appeared just like a highlighter. So, I got it exchanged for shade 07. The shades carry numbers, instead of names.
Shade 07 is beautiful earthy pink with slight plum tone and specks of plum and silver shimmer in it. The shimmer this blush carries is not chunky/gritty/glittery as such, but I won’t consider it very fine. However, it gives a pretty, glowy finish to the cheeks. I don’t need to wear a highlighter at all over this.
The blush comes in a simple but cute, lightweight glass pot with a screw off cap. I noticed that the colour of the cap corresponds to the shade of the blush. Nice!!!
Texture and Pigmentation:
The texture of the blush is wonderfully soft, lightweight, creamy and buttery. When I rubbed it between my fingers, it almost slipped.
It blends easily on the cheeks without much effort. I prefer to use my fingers or sponge for blending this. When I swatched it on my hand, it seemed quite pigmented. But, upon application, I realised that this turns out very sheer (I had to get the shade 04 exchanged for shade 07 for the same reason).
Building it up or layering does not seem to work too, as when I used more product/blush, it added to the shimmer/shine too, which in turn enhanced my pores :\ I believe the shades available in this range may not look flattering on deeper skin tones.
The staying power is pretty good. I wore this to a party recently and it remained intact for good 4-5 hours. However, on my combination skin, I noticed that my cheeks got a little too shiny as a result of the shimmer in the blush+oil secretion from my skin :\ after that. But, I like that it didn’t melt down or fade away completely.
I wanted to do a proper FOTD, but my skin is in quite crappy condition at the moment, so here are a few pictures to just give you an idea about the blush.
What I Like about Maybelline Dream Touch Blush – Shade 07:
- The formula is very soft, creamy and buttery.
- Blends easily without much effort.
- Feels lightweight on the skin.
- The shimmer it has is not chunky/gritty.
- Gives a beautiful glow to the cheeks.
- You don’t need a highlighter over this.
- If you like sheer blushes, you will like these.
- Great for parties or evenings out.
- Cute glass pot packaging.
- No cheap/strong fragrance.
- Decent staying power.
- You get a lot of product.
- Maybelline products are easily available across counters in India.
- Fairly priced.
What I Do Not Like about Maybelline Dream Touch Blush – Shade 07:
- If I try to build upon this blush for intense colour, the shimmer content also increases, which ends up enhancing appearance of pores.
- Ladies with oily to super oily skin may want to give this a pass. I personally prefer a matte blush for summers.
- On deep skin tones, the blush will show up very lightly.
- Limited shade selection.
- No ingredients list mentioned
3.85 on 5 :-* :-* :-*
At the current price, I would definitely consider this a good value for money. I don’t see myself reaching for it often or for my day time wear, but for a few special occasions or parties, I would love to wear this for glowy cheeks. The quality of shimmer in it is not too bad, but I just wish, it came with a lesser amount of shimmer. Also, these turn out very sheer on the skin after blending in, so don’t fall for the shades by just swatching them on your hand. Ladies with oily skin type should stock up on the old air whipped version (in case it is your favourite) as it is going to be discontinued soon:\
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79 thoughts on “Maybelline Dream Touch Blush – Shade 07 Review”
Nupuriz…..dream touch ka bloosh :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
haan jomol… new new blussss :pompom: :pompom: :pompom: :pompom: :pompom:
ab primer ki baari :woot: :woot: :woot: :woot: :woot:
primer needs more testing jomol… next kuch aur hai :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
The blush looks cuuute nupur….I liked it on your cheeks!! :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
thankoooo Kimi :shy: :shy: :shy:
I m using the 05 shade and it’s my 1st blush O:) O:) O:)
oh great Vish :victory2: :victory2:
I am a silent but a regular reader of this blog.
i am posting my comment on this blush because i bought this blush yesterday late evening but in shade 06.
i havent opened it yet but i applied tester on my hand and didnt wipe it off, left it overnight. (not intentionally)
And :stars: :stars: color was still there on my hand with the shine aswell very well. :happydance: :happydance:
will aplly it now on my cheeks and try it.
And Nupur very good review.
thanks Siri 🙂
d swatch i did for the revu, stayed on for soooooooo long :toothygrin: :toothygrin:
Nupurrrrrrrrrrr “On high public demand..” 😆 😆 😆 😆 😆 :lol2: :lol2:
Let me read the review now, i commented before reading :toothygrin:
Yeah its very sheer, i like it on your cheeks, i will check in the counter once, thanks for your review nupur :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
thanku thanku shami :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
Thats like a love and hate relationship with the blush! 😛
I like how it looks on your skin! 🙂
ummm… kindaa Preiti :toothygrin: :toothygrin:
thankss :victory2: :victory2:
Such a cutey cute blush :pompom:
yesshhh :yahoo: :yahoo:
you saved me from buying this Nupur, I was so eyeing this after the launch post……..my face is an oil-well, plus dusky skin tone….thanks a ton! :love: :love: :love:
Glad Ritu 🙂 :victory2: :victory2:
Nice review nupurrr!! I lykd the shade a lot 🙂
thankiess Pooja 🙂 long time :victory2: :victory2: :victory2:
nupuriiii.. gorgeous shade… and hamesha ki tarah mast piccys and mastttt review.. :yes: :yes:
thanks Surabhi :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
Nice review nupur 🙂 was waiting for this review but I think will have to give this a pass :(( bcz of combination skin :(( Loved the color and it looks fab on you :-*
ohhhh…. 😐 😐
but thanks Ranjana 🙂
Looks nice Nupur, will check it out 🙂 🙂
yeah, do check out Tara :victory2: :victory2: :victory2: :victory2: :victory2:
Nice review nupur but I hate this blush on myself it looks too fake :yikes: :yikes:
thanks Harika… O:)
Fake as in? did u blend it properly?? 😐
I have dry skin and nc 44 in mac and when use this blush if feels cakey and fake as in powdery
Harika, its a creamy formula, i wonder how it got flaky and powdery on u … did u use the mousse blush??
nupurrii it’s gogrrrgoeus. i loved it on your cheeks. :-*
I agree Rati :high5: :high5:
thankooo Rati and zomol :shy: :shy: :shy:
but me not happy wid on cheeks wali fotozzz :sidefrown: :sidefrown: :sidefrown: :sidefrown:
your blush is valid and safe to use for next 31 months :stars: . checked it in cosmeticcalculator. mine is for next 28months only 😐 .
heheh, 31 months is not bad & 28 is just fine :toothygrin: :toothygrin: :toothygrin: :toothygrin:
woooow i think i have to pick this up when i have a chance 🙂
yeah, do check thz out sahar…. n i think u can get to try the bouncy blush too thr… i wonder wen that will arrive in India :struggle: :struggle: :struggle:
O:) O:) O:)
haan Neha, u also try thz out…. n compact bhi :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
The color is gorgeous nupur..honestly I may not get this becoz of its shimmer content :waaa:
Parita, Even I prefer Matte blushes over shimmery ones :victory2: :victory2: :victory2: :victory2:
very nice review Nupur. I guess this is going to be my first cream blush. you have made it look so natural.. aah would have really admired a complete FOTD.. :waaa:
thanks Gurpreet O:)
Very nice review, Nupur, and awesome photos. I bought 2 of these blushes today, No. 4 and No. 7, now am wondering if No. 4 will show up on me or not, it looked so nice in the swatch. :headbang: :headbang: :headbang:
thanks Sabrina :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
oohhh, u try them on…n see forurself :worship: :worship: :worship: :worship:
I also bought the brown gel eyeliner and 2 of those new lippies. :yahoo: :yahoo:
thoz new lipsticks are awesome, i got the shade 840, which ones u got :yahoo: :yahoo:
I got Plum Shine and Fruit Punch, don’t know the numbers, they’re still in my bag! :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
ohkies…. do review both of them :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo: I got coral shine :yahoo: :yahoo:
Okee, i’ll do that. :)) :))
thankuuu :yahoo: :yahoo:
really pretty shade and its so cheap!!!!!
yea, quite fairly priced i wud say
Nupur you said that you got shade 04 exchanged for shade 07…do the stores accept products back once purchased n tried ???????????
Hi Neha, i doubt at places they do…
but I shop a lot/regularly from this particular mall near my place, so they had no issues with exchanging…
Nu ka new new blushhhh
yeshhh Beeni :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
main aa gayiii :happydance: :happydance: :happydance: :happydance: :happydance: :happydance: :happydance:
kahan se :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
Hi Rati ! :yahoo:
Nice review Nupur..i checked it out at the store today…it’s a pretty shade and quite creamy as well but then too much shimmer ..so i didnt end up picking it..
Heer, this review I did majorly for u :teddy: :teddy: :teddy:
The shimmerrrrrrrrr i knowwww :sidefrown: :sidefrown: :sidefrown: :sidefrown:
:-* :-* :-* Thank you 🙂
Love the shade..am going to check this out soon :jog: :jog: :jog:
great sukanya :yahoo: :yahoo:
This is prettyyyy Nupur and so are you!! I love the colour of your hair in the last pic too :toothygrin: :toothygrin: definitely trying this, I have been using the Dream Mousse one for ages and khatam hi nahi hota :headbang: :headbang: :headbang:
yeh Nandini I know mera wala bhi khatam hi nahi hota.. :headbang: :headbang: :headbang: :headbang:
thankiessss Nandini :shy: :shy: :shy: :shy: :shy: :victory2: :victory2: :victory2: :victory2:
ya u shud check this out blush :yahoo: :yahoo: :yahoo:
Dipti it’s like that old ad if you remember ‘petrol khatam hi ni hon da’ with the cute little sardar kid 😆 😆 😆
Nupur I loved the creamy texture.. is this color similar to Plum from dream mousse range..
ummm, not sure Dipti :struggle: :struggle:
The Dream Matte Mousse blushes in my opinion are more better than this one…..right Nupur???this does nt seem to be a pigmented blush either !! i dnt like shimmery blushes…. they enhance the pores on the face….. :pan:
Nice review dear :teddy:
ummmm, Nats, actuallyy i wont call this a bad blush, its good for ppl wid normal to dry skin n for parties i like t wear shimmery blushes 🙂
thanks b/w 🙂