Tag Archives: MAC

MAC Colour Rocker Lipsticks in Blue Bang!, Darling Clementine, and Breathing Fire

I’m starting to get pulled back into the MAC fold. I fell out with them a few years ago because the SAs were mean and the quality was slipping into not-great territory for me. Their Colour Rocker lipsticks have redeemed … Continue reading

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MAC Selena No Me Queda Mas Eyeshadow

The second item I purchased from Nordstrom, NMQM is described as a “warm dusty brown with a Matte finish”. Here is the swatch. It’s a shade over from deep beige. It is warm brown but I find it can be … Continue reading

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MAC Selena Lipstick in Dreaming of You

I relented to my urges and bought Dreaming of You lipstick from Nordstrom on the very last day of the final sale. I know some may think blogging about it so late is pointless because the merchandise is gone for … Continue reading

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Review: MAC Fluidline in Siahi

This is from my Arlington shopping haul. I missed out on Siahi when it first came onto the scene in 2011, so I was pleased they re-released it. It comes in the usual glass pot and tight black cap all Fluidlines … Continue reading

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MAC Selena Lipstick in Como La Flor

Looky looky at what I got my slender hands on. Seriously, have you seen my hands? I got them from my mother. I found Como La Flor (“Like the Flower”) through a makeup group. Someone was selling her lightly used … Continue reading

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Reader Request: MAC Rubenesque vs. Mad Minerals Apricot Frost

So, my lovelies, let’s take a look at one famed heavyweight in the makeup world and it’s reputed, more affordable sibling. I speak of Rubenesque and the alleged dupe, Apricot Frost. Rubenesque is on the left and AF is on … Continue reading

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MAC Velvetease Lip Pencils in Anything Goes, Aim To Please, Lover’s Lane + Be Silly Lipstick

When the first MAC sample sale was held in NYC, I went to check it out and came away with four lip products. L-R: Anything Goes, Aim To Please, Lover’s Lane and Be Silly. I’ve been wanting Lover’s Lane for … Continue reading

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Review: MAC Fluidline Eye Pencil in Earth Sign and Powerpoint Eye Pencil in Bountiful Brown

Since I allowed my MAC Procard to expire, I haven’t really bought much from the company. I purchased a couple of MSFs from a Facebook makeup group and that was about it. While in Virginia, I took a chance to … Continue reading

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MAC Heroine and Whirl

Do heroines ever whirl around? Did Elizabeth Bennett ever whirl around in her bedroom? Did Buffy ever whirl around in the cemetery (in between vampire slayings, of course)? How about Anne Shirley of Green Gables? Surely the most imaginative redhead … Continue reading

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Sally Beauty Supply and MAC Haul

I was supremely curious about the Sally Beauty Supply in Arlington, VA. So I went and bought a few things. Also, because MAC sales associates are so much nicer in Virginia, I bought some things from MAC while I was … Continue reading

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