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MAC Heavely Creature – Fire Sign and Venus Lipsticks

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Two lovely lustres from MAC’s 2012 Mineralize collection, Heavenly Creature.

Fire Sign is a lovely cool red, it’s very easy to wear (and apply) and reminds me childhood summers eating raspberry icy poles

Venus is a medium pink, on me its a my lips but better (cos they’re a little shimmery) shade.

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MAC Hey Sailor – Feeling Fresh Eyeshadow

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So I picked up MACs Feeling Fresh eyeshadow from the Hey Sailor! collection. A bright shimmery kelly green with a frost finish.  It’s a colour not found in MAC’s permanent regular eyeshadows, i think the closest would be Kelly, a matte kelly green that is/was only available at pro stores and Fresh Flare, a pro longwear eyeshadow that is too big for the standard palette.  More photos and a swatch after the jump!

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MAC Reel Sexy – Watch Me Simmer Lipstick

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Originally out with MAC Shop MAC Cook, Watch Me Simmer is back for Reel Sexy.  It’s such an awesome wearable coral and the amplified finish is lovely on the lips.  I blot this one down for work, and it becomes really neon with flamingo over the top.  More after the jump

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MAC Reel Sexy – Heroine Lipstick

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Heroine from Reel Sexy.  It’s a matte violet purple.  For me I think it’ll work well as a stain under other lipsticks like Dish It Up.   I heard there’s a new matte formula, and this is much easier to apply than my other matte (more of a lustre girl myself).  More swatches after the jump

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MAC Vera – Lord it up

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Dang this is smmoootthhh.  Best pencil eyeliner ever. It just glides like its namesake, no tugging!  Lord it Up is a great brown that tends a little warm in the pearly-shimmer.  I will get all of the pearlglides when I’m in the USA (not long now!)  Swatches after the jump!

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Shop MAC – Dish It Up Lipstick and Scan-delicious Kissable Lip Color

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The MAC Shop and MAC Cook collections hit my local counter a week early.  I picked up Scan-delicious and Dish It Up.  Both collections are gorgeous, and I would have brought more but I’m trying to save for a USA trip later this year.  I was really tempted by the tendertones, but I hate lipgloss in jars, it’s so messy!

There’s no special packaging with these, just a cardboard sleeve over the usual black boxes.

Scan-delicous is a kissable lip colour, which is a limited edition product.  I wish it were permanent! It’s a lovely formula, not sticky but still a little glossly and feels creamy and smooth on the lips.  Scan-delicious is a lovely rasberry shade – a cool reddy pink.

Dish It Up is a lustre lipstick.  It’s really pigmented (a lot more than flamingo) and a lovely pinkish purple.  In the tube it looks a lot like plumful, but as you can see by the swatch after the jump, plumful is more red, and Dish It Up has a much smoother texture.

Now on to the swatches…

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