Makeup is certainly one of the best things that happened to womankind. It not only hides your flaws and makes you look good; it also makes you feel good. Makeup makes you look put together and confident. And what’s better than finding the perfect makeup products for you!
MAC is probably the first name that would come to your mind when you think of makeup. MAC, which stands for Make-Up Art Cosmetics, was founded in 1984 by Frank Toscan and Frank Angelo in Toronto. MAC Cosmetics is now one of the top three global makeup brands. The cosmetics were initially designed for professional makeup artists, but are now sold to consumers worldwide. If you’re a confused soul and can’t decide what to buy, here is a list of the best MAC products for you.
20. MAC Paint Pot
MAC Paint Pot is a long-lasting cream shadow that can be worn along with other products or alone. It is a pigmented eye-shadow that has a creamy texture and a vibrant finish. It doesn’t look cakey or overdone and blends smoothly. It has the color purity that you would wish for. It comes in various colors and is water resistant.
19. Mineralize Blush
The right kind of blush for your cheeks, this is a blush that builds lightly, adding layer to layer and without feeling heavy. As the name suggests, the blush is made of baked minerals. It enhances and makes vibrant the cheekbones. Available in different tones, choose the one that matches your skin the best. To apply, use an appropriate brush or your finger, and blend evenly.
18. Brush Cleanser
MAC Brush Cleanser is a must have for every makeup addict. It is as important to take care of your makeup brushes as your skin. This cleanser not only cleans but also disinfects and conditions brush fibres so that they last longer. It is not only easy to use, but also makes your brushes smell fresh and clean.
17. Face and Body Foundation
A foundation that can be used anywhere on the body, does not feel heavy and lasts all day. What more can you ask for! It’s a fluid finish that makes the skin look natural. It has a moisturizing formula so that the skin does not feel dry or cakey after application. It provides a light coverage.
16. Liquid Eye Liner
If there’s one product that I can’t do without, it is the liquid eyeliner. The MAC liquid eyeliner, from the Charlotte Olympia collection, is perfect to define the eyes. The applicator brush is easy to handle and can be used to apply thin or bold lines. What’s more, you can use this eyeliner anywhere on the body, and not just the eyes!
15. Strobe Cream
Strobe Cream is the best solution for skin that feels dull and lifeless. It contains particles that make the skin look radiant. It is a well formulated moisturizer which makes your skin feel healthy and radiated. It freshens up your skin, to say the least. It has a pearly finish to it.
14. Prep + Prime Lip
It is a kind of lip balm, or a transparent lipstick, that hydrates, smoothens and refines the lips. It acts as an excellent base before applying lipsticks and the stark difference can be noticed. It does not leave the lips dry and even makes them look shinier. The lipstick becomes really long lasting if you apply the Prep + Prime Lip.
13. Volcanic Ash Exfoliator
As the name suggests, it is a blend of volcanic ash with fine sugar crystals in the form of an exfoliator. It not only leaves the skin feeling soft and refreshingly clean, this is one scrub that is mineral rich. It cleanses and exfoliates the skin and can be used on any part of the body. For best results, rinse off with warm water.
12. Eyebrow Crayon in Spiked
Worried about your thin, barely visible eyebrows? Worry no more. MAC Eyebrow Crayon in Spiked is the answer. This eyebrow pencil is perfect for creating strokes that look natural. Spiked is a stupendous dark brown color, which makes your brows look defined and precise. The best part? The pencil sharpens itself!
11. Pro Longwear SPF 10 Foundation
A good foundation is a prerequisite for a makeup that looks flawless. In any environmental conditions, MAC Pro Longwear foundation provides upto 15 hours of wear. It is creamy, comfortable and gives a natural matte finish. It comes with SPF and helps control the oil on the skin. In a nutshell, it is the perfect base for your makeup and makes the skin looks flawless.
10. Prep + Prime Fix + Finishing Mist
A gentle and lightweight mist that refreshes the skin and finishes makeup, it is infused with the goodness of green tea, chamomile and cucumber. It rejuvenates the skin and lends a soft sheen to it. It is the most perfect way to finish makeup and make it look radiant.
9. Studio Finish Concealer
The perfect product to give you an even and smooth skin tone, the studio finish concealer blends on to the skin easily and gives an opaque finish. This concealer offers the perfect correction for all the blemishes, pimples and dark circles. It also absorbs the excess oil on the skin and is enriched with Vitamin E.
8. Eye Shadow x15 Warm Neutral
This eye shadow palette contains 15 shades in warm, neutral colors. The palette is built in a way that the shades are easy to use and blend well on the skin. Most of the shades are light or medium colored. The shades last for upto 8 hours. The shades are highly pigmented and build beautifully on the skin.
7. Eye Kohl White
An eyeliner pencil with a matte and pearly texture and a rich color, it lines and defines the eye with a rich, vibrant color. It glides on the waterline smoothly and makes your eyes look fresh and awake. It has a nice consistency and stays for a long time.
6. Prep and Prime 24-Hour Extended Eye Base
This one is the perfect primer for the perfect eye makeup. This primer is formulated especially to prolong your eye makeup and give your eyes the perfect radiance. It is lightweight, comfortable and prevents the eye makeup from creasing and fading. For best results, apply the primer all over your eyelids and let it dry for a minute before applying eye makeup.
5. Mineralize Skinfinish Natural Compact
A luxurious face powder that provides a natural, silky finish, Mineralize Skinfinish Natural is a must have if you require regular touch-ups. The powder settles on the skin perfectly and does not feel cakey. it evens out the skin tone and hides marks and pimples on the skin. It won’t make your skin look too shiny or too matte, but just the right, smooth tone.
4. Lip Pencil
MAC Lip Pencil is devised for shaping, lining and filling up your lips. It is preferable to use a lip pencil to outline the lips before applying lipstick. It gives a well defined, attractive and sophisticated look to the lips. It doesn’t drag and applies smoothly and evenly. It is available in a multitude of shades.
3. Prep + Prime Moisture Infusion
A serum that sinks and blends into the skin perfectly and smoothly, it is a hydrating serum that would make your skin look fresh. It is lightweight, soothes and replenishes the skin and prepares it for foundation and makeup. It is non sticky.
2. Velvet Teddy
MAC lipsticks are probably their most famous and bestseller products. MAC lipsticks are something you can depend upon. Nude lipstick helps to give you a natural yet a ‘put-together’ look. Velvet Teddy is one of MAC’s best nude shades. It is deep toned beige color and has a matte finish to it. It glides on easily and is comfortable to wear and is extremely long lasting.
1. Ruby Woo
THE Classic Red Lipstick in town, Ruby Woo is a must have in every woman’s makeup closet. No one can go wrong with a red lipstick and surely not with ruby woo. It brightens up your face and looks perfect with any outfit that you can carry well. It is soft, velvety, creamy and easy to apply. To make this matte lipstick look perfect on your lips, exfoliate and moisturize your lips well before applying the lipstick.