Review | Mac Lipstick Collection

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Confession time – I have recently started up a slightly unhealthy obsession with purchasing mac lipsticks so I thought I would share the lipsticks I have at the moment and what I think of them. I think the four I have so far cover the bases of what I normally like to wear on my lips but I have my eye on a few other shades to add to my collection and would love to hear from you all what your favourite mac lipsticks are.
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First up is the very first mac lipstick I bought for myself: Morange. I would say this isn’t a typical “first mac lipstick” as it is very bright and daring, but at the time I really wanted an orangey-red lipstick so I had to purchase it. I am going to be honest, I find it really difficult to wear sometimes as it really sticks out. I think it is more of a shade I would rock in the Spring/Summer so maybe I need to rekindle my love with it. (I am just going to quickly apologise for the shoddy application of the lipstick, I was in a rush to take the photos so did not apply lip liner *tut tut*).
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The second lipstick I purchased was Mehr. I had been seeking a “your lips but better” shade and after a lot of research, I had my eye on either Brave, Faux or Mehr. The only thing left to do was to go into the mac store and swatch them; after doing this I chose Mehr. It is such a lovely everyday shade and really fits in to the current “Kylie Jenner” lip trend that is everywhere at the moment. I would really recommend this shade as I pretty much wear it everyday. The photos do not do it justice.
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Red lipstick is my ultimate favourite shade to wear. It suits skin tone and hair down to a tee. So, naturally, my next mac lipstick had to be a red one. Again, I looked around to see what people thought of the reds by mac. I considered Ruby Woo but decided against it on the fact that I had heard it was a tad drying due to it being a retro matte. Russian Red was the one I settled on. It is such a lush shade of red and looks great on; the matte finish makes it even better. I would say that you do have to keep applying it throughout the day as it does wear off at the centre of the lips.

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The final lipstick in my collection is Rebel. I love this shade. This one is definitely my favourite purchase as it is nothing like any of my other lipsticks that I own. It also has amazing lasting power as it stains my lips. So if the top layer rubs off, it just turns into a lighter shade of deep purple – I love it ! It is so Autumnal and vampy that I cannot stop wearing it with my all black ensembles. I highly recommend this shade as it looks fab on. I reckon this is one of those shades that would suit a lot of skin tones; I am fair and I love it. It really makes the lips pop.
What’s your favourite mac lipstick shade, and how many lipsticks do you own?
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9 Comments

  1. February 18, 2015 / 6:54 pm

    I've been looking for Morange but everywhere I go it's sold out ๐Ÿ™ I've not hear of Mehr before but I love the look of it! xx
    emilyjanewebb.blogspot.co.uk

  2. February 18, 2015 / 7:08 pm

    Russian Red is just absolutely stunning! Such a great colour! x

    holljc.blogspot.co.uk

  3. February 21, 2015 / 9:09 am

    Randomly found your blog and canโ€™t express how I like it!
    It was so interesting to read your posts and also Iโ€™d like to say that you have beautiful photos!
    Iโ€™ll be happy to see you in my blog!)

    Diana Cloudlet
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  4. February 22, 2015 / 8:20 am

    love the rebel color

    vnssachn.blogspot.com

  5. February 22, 2015 / 10:41 am

    I only have one MAC lipstick which is Morange, I agree it can be quite hard to wear it but will look so nice in summer ๐Ÿ™‚ Mehr is such a lovely colour, perfect for every day ๐Ÿ™‚

    India / Touchscreens & Beautyqueens

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