Tag Archives: MAC

Models Prefer Brushes, a Winged Eyeliner Tutorial, and a Red Lip Look

I love winged liner, but it doesn’t always love me. Being able to execute a winged liner is the final frontier of makeup proficiency, and it makes a huge difference if you have the right tools. Experts like Jen make … Continue reading

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My Favourite MAC Shadows

After seeing Modesty Brown’s post on her favourite MAC eyeshadows, I decided to go ahead and do a post on my favourite MAC shadows too. Here they are: Any regular readers of this blog will know that I favour dark … Continue reading

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MAC Mineralize Skinfinish in Stereo Rose

So my MAC Mineralise Skinfinish in Stereo Rose finally turned up in the mail. I was so happy to finally get it, and really curious to see whether it was worth all the positive reviews and MAC website stalking.  Stereo … Continue reading

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MAC Pigment in ‘Viz-a-Violet’ and a Word About the Chanel Eyeshadow Quadra ‘Dreams’

I bought Chanel’s ‘Dreams’ Quad some time ago, and to be honest it hasn’t had much use. It looks so pretty in the pan, but when you actually start using the colours, you realise that all is not as it … Continue reading

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A Dupe for MAC’s Stereo Rose MSF?

Looking around on Makeup.Apothica.com at DuWop products, I could help but notice how similar this looked and sounded to Stereo Rose in all its glowy peach glory. I shall have to investigate further…

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MAC Shadestick ‘Penny’

MAC Shadestick in ‘Penny’ originally came out with the GoldfeverCollection of 2008 and was repromoted with the Sugarsweet Collection of 2009.  It is a stick eyeshadow that you apply straight from the tube to give a shimmery, peachy-coppery colour to … Continue reading

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Current Bargains at AllCosmeticsWholesale.com

These are, in my opinion, the current bargains to be had at  AllCosmeticsWholesale.com. I do enjoy browsing this website, as the prices are so much cheaper than those in Australia,  Also, it’s a great way to access products that are … Continue reading

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MAC Brushes 134, 168, 252, and 224

I’ve been using my Coastal Scents brush set for ages now, but I finally decided it was time to start investing in some good quality and efficient tools of the trade. After asking for some brush recommendations from Holly (Beatideas) … Continue reading

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Eye of the Day – Gleam, Antiqued, Handwritten, and All That Glitters

I haven’t done one of these ‘EOTD’ posts before, but I was so impressed with this combination that I thought it was worth blogging about. This is one of my ‘go to’ everyday eye looks, and it’s very simple: – … Continue reading

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MAC ‘Big Baby’ Plushglass and Smashbox ‘Smashing Opulent’ Lipstick

I ordered some MAC brushes from RockTheCatwalk.com and I was sent this MAC Plushglass in ‘Big Baby’ as a gift.  It’s a peachy coloured lipgloss with a hint of pink and a pearlised effect on the lips. At first I … Continue reading

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NARS ‘Kalahari’ Eyeshadow Duo and Lancome ‘Le Stylo Waterproof’ in Cafe

I was persuaded to buy this by a friend of mine, and I’m very glad she talked me into it. The NARS eyeshadow duo in Kalahari is a fantastic pairing of shadows to throw on when you’ve overslept and you’ve … Continue reading

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MAC Pro Palette Eyeshadow Refills and Palettes Listed at RockTheCatwalk.com!

Over 50 MAC Pro eyeshadow refills as well as the four- and fifteen-hole palettes have just been listed at RockTheCatwalk.com!  The prices are very similar to MAC Pro store prices in the States, and are definitely cheaper than anything I’ve … Continue reading

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MAC Tendertone – ‘Purring’

MAC’s Tendertone in ‘Purring’ is one of the most pleasant-to-apply coloured lip balms around.  It has a great coral-pink tone, has an SPF of 12, comes in a sturdy jar, and smells of strawberries.  Best of all, it is actually … Continue reading

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Natural Flare and Eccentricity: MAC Mineralised Eyeshadows

I’ve never tried a mineralised eyeshadow from MAC.  I remembered that many people had been disappointed with them because of their lack of pigmentation, but I’ve really been enjoying Natural Flare and Eccentricity – both offerings from the Colour Craft … Continue reading

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MAC Pigments – Some of my Favourites

I’ve rediscovered my collection of MAC pigments.  Admittedly, they are bit annoying to use, as you have to unscrew each little jar and make sure you don’t get too much or too little on your brush, but the trade-off is … Continue reading

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