Quantcast

MAC Cosmetics Plush Lash Mascara

MAC: Tabloid Beauty Collection

Nov 25 2009 | Categories: MAC Cosmetics Limited Edition Collections, MAC Cosmetics Penultimate Eyeliner, MAC Cosmetics Plush Lash Mascara, MAC Cosmetics Prep+Prime Line Filler, MAC Cosmetics Prep+Prime Refined Zone, MAC Cosmetics Pro Longwear Lipcolour, MAC Cosmetics Pro Longwear Lustre Lipcolour

Release Date: February 25, 2010
International: March 2010

MAC Cosmetics Tabloid Beauty Collection

Everyone loves the sizzle, the guilty pleasure of getting the gossip and the real story. This lineup is full of outlandish claims and shocking statistics – and they’re all TRUE! Our headlines are all amazing, all scientifically proven. Hot off the presses…

-MAC

Tabloids are always trying to catch celebrities at their worst. If they step outside to get the mail without lipstick, you can bet a photographer will be there to capture the moment. In the Tabloid Beauty collection, MAC has put together some items that help all of us look picture-perfect at any given moment to give us a look that can stand up to scrutiny.

The bulk of the Tabloid Beauty display is devoted to Pro Longwear Lip Colours. Wearing lipstick is the fastest way to brighten your face and make yourself look polished. Lipstick is also one of the first cosmetics to wear off. MAC has solved this dilemma by coming up with Pro Longwear Lip Colours which are specially designed to stay put even through sipping coffee all morning and lunch out on the town.

There are the traditional Pro Longwear Lip Colours that have been part of MAC’s line for a while now. These feature a liquid lipstick on one end and a gloss on the other. The color takes some care to apply properly. It works best if you pull your lips taut and then try to keep them slightly open for a minute or two while the color dries. Once you do that, it truly does last all day. In fact, it can be difficult to remove so be sure you have an oil-based remover ready. The color does tend to ball up a little if you don’t keep applying the gloss throughout the day. That sort of defeats the purpose of all-day color, although you could argue that putting on gloss is a lot easier than lipstick because you don’t need a mirror. Because of this, the gloss is also sold separately because it tends to run out long before the lip color does.

For Keeps is the best of the bunch, a pretty strawberry color with very fine rainbow glitter. Stuck On You is another winner, this time pairing berry with a subtle gold sheen. For a neutral lip, try Loyal- a true nude shade without any shimmer.

The Pro Longwear Lustre Lip Colours are the same product but with a shimmery gloss on the end instead of a clear one. Lishious is a pretty shimmery peach with a nude base. The great thing about these is that you can mix and match the shimmery gloss and the clear gloss to create new looks.

In keeping with the tabloid theme, MAC is showcasing some skincare items that sound too good to be true. Prep + Prime Line Filler is touted as a way to make fine lines less noticeable in eight weeks. This product does double duty as a primer underneath your foundation to help fill in the fine lines so makeup doesn’t settle there. It makes your lines harder to see while actually helping them slowly fade.

All shades in the Tabloid Beauty collection are repromotes. Pics are coming soon!

Pro Longwear Lipcolour

Clingpeach – Shimmering peach
Commitment – Rich reddened brown
Durashell – Soft pink with gold pearl
For keeps – Rose-plum with iridescence
Lasting lust – Smoldering red
Loyal – Warmed beiged brown
Passion Preserved – Subdued brick red
Perennial rose – Dusty pink with gold pearl
Stuck on you – Berry-red with gold pearl
Unchanging – Soft neutral lilac pink

Pro Longwear Lustre Lipcolour

Betwixt – Rich copper-red with pearl
Boss brown – Chocolate bronze with pearl
Jazzy-y-razz – Dirty plum with pearl
Lishious – Soft peach with gold pearl
Night rose – Rich plum with gold pearl
Sappho – Fine wine

Plush Lash Mascara

Brownette – Chocolate brown
Plushblack – True black

Penultimate Eyeliner

Rapidblack – True black

Prep+Prime Refined Zone

Prep+Prime Liner Filler

MAC: Spring Colour Forecast Collection

Nov 11 2009 | Categories: MAC Cosmetics, MAC Cosmetics Blush Ombre, MAC Cosmetics Creations, MAC Cosmetics Eyeshadow, MAC Cosmetics Eyeshadow Palettes, MAC Cosmetics Eyeshadow Quads, MAC Cosmetics Limited Edition Collections, MAC Cosmetics Lipglass, MAC Cosmetics Lipstick, MAC Cosmetics Nail Lacquer, MAC Cosmetics Plush Lash Mascara, MAC Crush Metal Pigment

Release Date: February 11, 2010

The MAC Spring Colour Forecast is a four-part collection of colors for spring 2010. Yes, that’s right: four parts. All four will be released on the same day. This collection is so big it’s almost embarrassing. If you don’t have self-control, stay away from your MAC Cosmetics counter because even the pickiest makeup wearers are bound to find several things they can’t live without. The collections are dominated by pretty pastel colors typically associated with spring such as pinks and purples with some coral and bronze thrown in for good measure. There are also two new products making their debut.

Blush ombres are very large blushes that feature different colors blending into one another. For example, Azalea Blossom starts out with lilac at the top which slowly fades into a candy pink. You are supposed to swirl your brush around the compact to mix the colors together, although it’s conceivable that you could control the ratio somewhat with the right application technique. The Ripe Peach blush ombre is the only one that looks very wearable for most people- it’s a peach and pink combination that blends together to make cheeks look coral.

Crush metal pigments are a new twist on the traditional MAC pigments. They are sold in sets of four stackable jars that are reminiscent of sample jars. The formulation is slightly chunkier and much more metallic than their predecessors. Stacked 1 features pinks and purples whereas Stacked 2 consists of neutral bronze colors. The individual colors aren’t named and none of them are exact matches for any existing pigments. As the name implies, these are quite metallic so definitely skip these if mattes look best on you.

MAC has also redesigned their eyeshadow quad packaging in time for this collection, opting for a clear lid with magnetic closure. There are also a number of pink lipsticks here such as the shimmery hot magenta Pink Burst and the more subdued Phlox. Complementary Lipglasses and eye shadows round out the collection.

MAC Cosmetics Spring Colour Forecast

SPRING COLOUR 1 FORECAST

Lipstick ($14.00 US/$16.50 CDN)

* Bubble Gum – Light lavender pink (Glaze) (Limited Edition)
* Laugh-a-lot – Mauve pink (Lustre) (Limited Edition)
* Phlox – Sheer light pink (Glaze) (Limited Edition)
* Pink Burst – Clean bright pink with pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)

Lipglass ($14.00 U.S. / $16.50 CDN)

* Cultureclash – Frosty clear baby pink with multi-dimensional pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition) (Repromote)
* Electric Fuchsia – Bright violet with blue pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)
* Hush, Hush – Rose Mid-tone blue with pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)

Eyeshadow ($14.50 US/$17.50 CDN)

* Da Bling – Pink with gold pearl (Veluxe Pearl) (Permanent)
* LaLa – Mid-tone pink (Frost) (Limited Edition)
* Rosy – Outlook Frosted baby pink (Satin) (Limited Edition)
* Very Violet – Dark violet (Frost) (Limited Edition)

Crush Metal Pigment ($32.50 US/$38.50 CDN)

* Stacked 1! – Pale pink, light lilac, mid-tone rose, dark purple (Limited Edition)

Plush Lash Mascara ($13.00 US/$15.50 CDN)

* Plushblack – Black

Blush Ombre ($25.00 US/$30.00 CDN)

* Azalea Blossom – Light cool pink (Limited Edition)

Nail Lacquer ($12.00 US/$14.50 CDN)

* Galore Pink – Creamy mid-tone blue pink (Cream) (Limited Edition)

Creations ($25.00 US/$30.00 CDN)

* Pinkaura – Lingeringly floral, slightly foxy. Starts off green then bursts into a flowery bouquet of freesia, black violet and magnolia petals. Sashays into a rich warm amber and balmy vetiver. (Limited Edition) (Repromote)

MAC Cosmetics Spring Colour Forecast

SPRING COLOUR 2 FORECAST

Lipstick ($14.00 US/$16.50 CDN)

* Colour Me – Coral Frosted light coral (Frost) (Limited Edition)
* Fresh Salmon – Sheer bright pink-orange (Lustre) (Limited Edition)
* Rose Maiden – Frosted bright berry (Frost) (Limited Edition)
* Victorian – Frosted light golden pink (Frost) (Limited Edition)

Lipglass $14.00 US/$16.50 CDN

* Cha Cha – Mid-tone pink with gold pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)
* Ember Glow – Creamy light apricot (Cream) (Limited Edition)
* Kumquat – Frosty tangerine (Frost) (Limited Edition)

Eyeshadow ($14.50 US/$17.50 CDN)

* Hot Hot – Hot Mid-tone coral (Satin) (Limited Edition)
* Nanogold – Sheer yellow beige with pink pearl (Lustre) (Limited Edition) (Repromote)
* Perky – Light salmon pink (Satin) (Limited Edition)
* Straw Harvest – Frosty light yellow-orange (Veluxe Pearl) (Limited Edition)

Crush Metal Pigment: ($32.50 US/$38.50 CDN)

* Stacked 2! – Pale gilded beige, yellow gold, green gold, copper gold (Limited Edition)

Plush Lash Mascara ($13.00 US/$15.50 CDN)

* Plushblack – Black

Blush Ombre ($25.00 US/$30.00 CDN)

* Ripe Peach – Light coral (Limited Edition)

Nail Lacquer ($12.00 US/$14.50 CDN)

* Malibu Peach – Bright creamy tangerine (Cream) (Limited Edition)

Creations ($25.00 US/$30.00 CDN)

* MV2 – Cool, calm, and classic. Vanilla teased with lemon, melted with lavender creme, and then given a warming shot of vanilla bourbon mixed with vanilla mousse and heliotrope. (Permanent)

MAC Cosmetics Spring Colour Forecast

SPRING COLOUR 3 FORECAST

Lipstick ($14.00 U.S. / $16.50 CDN)

* Hang-up – Deep berry (Cremesheen) (Permanent)
* Radicchio – Sheer mid-tone blue-mauve (Lustre) (Limited Edition)

Lipglass ($14.00 US/$16.50 CDN)

* Lavender Wind – Lavender with pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)
* Purple Rage – Dark berry with pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)

Colour 3 Eyeshadow Quad ($36.00 US/$43.00 CDN)

Four limited-edition eyeshadows specially selected to complement the plum/burgundy palette of the Spring Colour 3 Forecast Collection. Featuring a square design, clear lid and magnetic closure, this marks the debut of our new eyeshadow x 4 compact.

* Black Tulip – Frosted dark grape (Frost) (Limited Edition)
* Bruised Plum – Frosted mid-tone dirty mauve (Veluxe Pearl) (Limited Edition)
* Jungle Moon – Blackened deep eggplant (Matte) (Limited Edition)
* Mink Pink – Neutral soft pink (Veluxe) (Limited Edition) (Repromote)

Blush Ombre ($25.00 US/$30.00 CDN)

* Vintage Grape – Mid-tone violet pink (Limited Edition)

Nail Lacquer ($12.00 US/$14.50 CDN)

* Imperial Splendour – Deep creamy violet (Cream) (Limited Edition)

MAC Cosmetics Spring Colour Forecast

SPRING COLOUR 4 FORECAST

Lipstick ($14.00 US/$16.50 CDN)

* Beigeland – Frosted light pink beige (Frost) (Limited Edition)
* Bronzilla – Frosted mid-tone yellow brown (Frost) (Limited Edition)

Lipglass ($14.00 US/$16.50 CDN)

* Almondine – Pale gold with pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)
* Gold Dust – Mid-tone copper with pearl (Frost) (Limited Edition)

Colour 4 Eyeshadow Quad ($36.00 US/$43.00 CDN)

Four limited-edition eyeshadows specially selected to complement the copper and gold palette of the Spring Colour 4 Forecast Collection. Featuring a square design, clear lid and magnetic closure, this marks the debut of our new eyeshadow x 4 compact.

* Aztec Brick – Frosted true copper (Veluxe Pearl) (Limited Edition)
* Creole Beauty – Frosted dark golden brown (Frost) (Limited Edition)
* Flip – Bronze gold (Frost) (Limited Edition) (Repromote)
* Manila – Paper Pale frosted white gold (Veluxe Pearl) (Limited Edition)

Blush Ombre ($25.00 US/$30.00 CDN)

* Springshine – Neutral suntan (Limited Edition)

Nail Lacquer ($12.00 US/$14.50 CDN)

* Abalone Shell – Light creamy warm beige (Cream) (Limited Edition)



JOIN OUR MAILING LIST!
Enter your email address to receive
our makeup tips and updates by email:

(Email will never be sold or shared. Learn more.)


  
Follow SoKiss&Makeup on Twitter


Learn more about our Advertising Opportunities

Top Beauty Brands:
Archive:
Makeup & Beauty Sites:

Health & Fitness Sites: