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    Hello, I bought a 50 ml bottle of Chanel Platinum Egoiste.
    Everything looks perfect (batch code, fonts, etc).
    The only thing that keeps me worrying is that the Chanel world on the front has not “relieve”, is flat.
    Do I have an original or a fake?
    Thank you very much.
    Best,
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    Quote Originally Posted by BruceB View Post
    Hello, I bought a 50 ml bottle of Chanel Platinum Egoiste.
    Everything looks perfect (batch code, fonts, etc).
    The only thing that keeps me worrying is that the Chanel world on the front has not “relieve”, is flat.
    Do I have an original or a fake?
    Thank you very much.
    Best,
    BruceB
    Relieve = feels to the touch.

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    Default Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Hello, I bought a 50 ml bottle of Chanel Platinum Egoiste.
    Everything looks perfect (batch code, fonts, etc). The smell is very good.

    The only four things that keeps me worrying (some images below):

    - Chanel world on the box has not feel to the touch, is flat.
    - The Chanel word on the bottle is painted ..mmhh..strange.
    - The bottom of the bottle...
    - I think i saw little particles floating.

    Do I have an original or a fake?
    Thank you very much.
    Best,
    BruceB

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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Everything looks legit and real I think your ok the particles could be from age as this is an older bottle or happened during manufacturing.
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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Quote Originally Posted by speckmann0706 View Post
    Everything looks legit and real I think your ok the particles could be from age as this is an older bottle or happened during manufacturing.
    Thank you very much! Now im breathing....
    Best wishes for you!
    BruceB

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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Looks fine to me also from the photos.
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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Looks okay to me. I'd be annoyed more so of the bottom of the bottle but that's just cosmetic issues of the glass formation.
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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Looks legit!
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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Quote Originally Posted by hednic View Post
    Looks fine to me also from the photos.
    Thank you very much for your time!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by N.CAL Fragrance Reviewer View Post
    Looks okay to me. I'd be annoyed more so of the bottom of the bottle but that's just cosmetic issues of the glass formation.
    Thank you very much for your time!!!

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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Quote Originally Posted by techt View Post
    Looks legit!
    Thank you very much for your time!!!

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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Looks perfect to me

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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Quote Originally Posted by KBF1972 View Post
    Looks perfect to me
    Thanks!!!!

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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Looks good. ENJOY
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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Not sure, but you are really taking a chance when you purchase a Chanel from any non-authorized retailer. Chanel has a tight grip on distribution, so if you see one somewhere at a reduced price, there is a very good chance that it’s not legit.
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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Quote Originally Posted by sjg3839 View Post
    Looks good. ENJOY
    Thanks!!!!

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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Quote Originally Posted by dougczar View Post
    Not sure, but you are really taking a chance when you purchase a Chanel from any non-authorized retailer. Chanel has a tight grip on distribution, so if you see one somewhere at a reduced price, there is a very good chance that it’s not legit.
    Thank you for the advice. But based on what you see what would you say? Real or fake?
    Smells great and longevity is very good; nothing hurts the skin, etc.

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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    For this kind of questions you should be here: http://www.basenotes.net/forums/284-Perfume-Appraisals

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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Quote Originally Posted by Trauerkraut View Post
    For this kind of questions you should be here: http://www.basenotes.net/forums/284-Perfume-Appraisals
    Hello.
    I did. But 0 replies.
    Best.

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    Quote Originally Posted by BruceB View Post
    Hello.
    I did. But 0 replies.
    Best.
    That's the risk of asking something!

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    Default Re: Platinum Egoiste: original or fake? Help needed.

    Quote Originally Posted by Trauerkraut View Post
    That's the risk of asking something!
    Hello, agree with you and add: in certain forums.
    Best,
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