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MAC Prep + Prime Essential Oils

MAC Prep + Prime Essential Oils

, MAC Prep + Prime Essential Oils

Winter-ravaged skin needs TLC and MAC has a solution!  These MAC Prep + Prime Essential Oils come housed in a glass bottle with a dropper for application, and are now available in multiple “flavors”.    They can be used directly on parched skin to soothe and moisturize, and are gentle enough to be mixed with foundation for daytime wear.  Options include Grapefruit & Chamomile, Sweet Orange & Lavender, and Yuzu.  The oil is also available in a solid stick form, for easy applicatoin on the go!  Retail price is $27 for a 0.5 fl. oz jar.

Click HERE to shop MACCosmetics.com, other retailers include Nordstrom.com, Bloomingdales.com, Macys.com and Saks.com.

The product in this review was a press sample. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.

MAC Prep + Prime Essential Oils

MAC Prep + Prime Essential Oils

MAC Prep + Prime Essential Oils

MAC Prep + Prime Essential Oils

Spa Gift Card 10% Off!

Spa and Wellness Gift Card

Valentine’s Day rapidly approaches, and I know it’s tough finding the perfect gift for someone you love.  If you’re looking for a sweet token surprise a loved one, a Spa & Wellness gift card from Spa Week is an excellent choice!  The gift card can be used for treatments at thousands of different spas worldwide, and right now you can even score a 10% discount when you buy one!

During checkout, add promo code “SPA10” and you’ll save 10% on your online order!

Click HERE to save 10% off Spa & Wellness Gift Cards by Spa Week Using Code: SPA10

MAC Shadescents Ruby Woo

MAC Shadescents Ruby Woo

MAC Shadescents Ruby Woo

MAC Shadescents Ruby Woo Lipstick Swatch

MAC Shadescents Ruby Woo Lipstick Swatch

I still haven’t finished introducing you to the MAC Shadescents collection! With Valentine’s Day zooming up fast and furious, I wanted to recommend a duo that’s perfect for gifting, or for dressing yourself up on date-night. MAC Ruby Woo contains a key note of sexy deep red leather that is simply smoldering!  If you’re looking to turn heads, this scent is the equivalent of 4″ red stilettos.

MAC Shadescents Ruby Woo

MAC Shadescents Ruby Woo

MAC Shadescents Ruby Woo

MAC Shadescents Ruby Woo

Retail price is $57 for the fragrance, and $17 for the coordinating lipstick.

Click HERE to find these shades at MACCosmetics.com, other retailers include Nordstrom.com, Bloomingdales.com, Macys.com and Saks.com.

The product in this review was a press sample. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.

#MACMakeupArtCosmetics

M∙A∙C Make-up Art Cosmetics Collection

M∙A∙C Make-up Art Cosmetics Collection

Some of my very favorite MAC collections are collaborations with makeup artists, and the MAC Make-up Art Cosmetics Collection is that magical combination cubed!  MAC has teamed up with three makeup artists who will be creating the hottest looks on the runway during fashion week: Diane Kendal, James Kaliardos, and Kabuki. The collection features color cosmetics that capture their personal artistry!

MAC Diane Kendal, Make-up Art Cosmetics

MAC Diane Kendal, Glamorize Me Crème Shadow Palette

MAC Diane Kendal, Glamorize Me Crème Shadow Palette

MAC Diane Kendal, Glamorize Me Crème Shadow Palette

MAC Diane Kendal, Glamorize Me Crème Shadow Palette

MAC Glamorize Me Swatches: Glowing, Dynamic, Enigmatic, Alluring, Daring, and Rebellious

MAC Glamorize Me Swatches: Glowing, Dynamic, Enigmatic, Alluring, Daring, and Rebellious

The MAC Glamourize Me Cream Color Shadow x 6 palette is part of the Diane Kendal collection.  These cream-based shadows offer intense color and amazing staying power.  Nothing neutral here… this palette is about making those eyes POP!  Swatches from top left:  Glowing– a gleaming gold, Dynamic– a muted bronze-beige, Enigmatic– vivid burgundy, Alluring– deep violet, Daring– smoky black, and Rebellious– dark brown.  Retail price $40 per palette.

MAC Diane Kendal, Enhance Me Lip + Cheek Palette

MAC Diane Kendal, Enhance Me Lip + Cheek Palette

MAC Diane Kendal, Enhance Me Lip + Cheek Palette

MAC Diane Kendal, Enhance Me Lip + Cheek Palette

MAC Diane Kendal, Enhance Me Swatches: Valiant, Marvelous, Heavenly, Contrary, Fiery, Petulant

MAC Diane Kendal, Enhance Me Swatches: Valiant, Marvelous, Heavenly, Contrary, Fiery, Petulant

To this day, nothing screams luxurious to me more than a lip palette. This collection of six shades has a special twist: they can be used on both the lips and cheeks! Swatches from top left: Valiant– a pale peachy neutral with high shine, Marvelous– a medium pink beige with high shine, Heavenly– a vivid magenta, Contrary– bright orange-red, Fiery– a deep cabernet, and Petulant– a deep red that leans purple. Retail price is $40.

MAC Quiktrik Stick, Make-up Arts Cosmetics Collection

MAC Quiktrik Stick, Make-up Arts Cosmetics Collection

My new favorite thing? The MAC Quiktrik Stick from Diane Kendal.  This dual-ended chunky cream stick features retractable color for highlighting and contouring. The results are subtle and flattering, and the stick is easy to use on the go.  Retail price is $32.

MAC Kabuki Magic, Make-up Art Cosmetics

MAC Kabuki Magic Best Of Everything Eyeshadow x 4 Palette

MAC Kabuki Magic Best Of Everything Eyeshadow x 4 Palette

MAC Kabuki Magic Best Of Everything Eyeshadow x 4 Palette

MAC Kabuki Magic Best Of Everything Eyeshadow x 4 Palette

MAC Kabuki Magic Best Of Everything Eyeshadow x 4 Palette

MAC Kabuki Magic Best Of Everything Eyeshadow x 4 Palette

MAC Kabuki Magic Best Of Everything Swatches

MAC Kabuki Magic Best Of Everything Swatches

The Kabuki Magic collection contains this must have!  An eyeshadow x 4 palette named “The Best Of Everything” that truly is!  These four soft and sultry neutrals will be a go-to once you add them to your collection.  Swatches from top left: Trog– a cool-hued neutral, Love On The Run– a medium taupe that leans purple, Johnny Guitar– a medium warm gray, and Sense of Doubt– a dark warm gray.  Retail price $32.

MAC Today We Live Powder Blush Duo, Make-up Arts Cosmetics Collection

MAC Today We Live Powder Blush Duo, Make-up Arts Cosmetics Collection

MAC Today We Live Powder Blush Duo, Make-up Arts Cosmetics Collection

MAC Today We Live Swatches, Make-up Arts Cosmetics Collection

MAC Today We Live Swatches, Make-up Arts Cosmetics Collection

The Today We Live Blush Duo, part of the Kabuki Magic collection, features a vivid orange-peach hue for the cheeks and a deeper tan shade for contouring.  This color combination is so ideal for spring, or cruise season!  Retail price $28.

MAC James Kaliardos, Make-up Art Cosmetics

MAC Into The Well Eyeshadow, James Kaliardos

MAC Into The Well Eyeshadow, James Kaliardos

MAC Into The Well Eyeshadow Swatch, James Kaliardos

MAC Into The Well Eyeshadow Swatch, James Kaliardos

I didn’t get to play with many items from the James Kaliardos part of this cosmetics collection, but I will tell you that my new best friend is Into The Well matte eye shadow in Matte Galena, a dusky cool blue that looks almost gray that makes brown eyes almost seem to glow when used as an accent shade.  Retail price is $20.

M∙A∙C Make-up Art Cosmetics Collection

M∙A∙C Make-up Art Cosmetics Collection

There are MANY more items in this collection that haven’t been featured here!  You need to immediately click HERE to shop the MAC Make-up Art Cosmetics collection at MACCosmetics.com to check them all out!  Other retailers include Nordstrom.com, Bloomingdales.com, Macys.com and Saks.com.

The products in this review were press samples. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.

MAC Chinese New Year

MAC Chinese New Year Blush and Penultimate Liner

MAC Chinese New Year Blush and Penultimate Liner

MAC Celebrates the Chinese New Year with a sweet little collection of orient-inspired hues.  The collection contains three shades of lipstick in varying formulas, two brow pencils, two blushes, a Prep + Prime makeup primer, a Penultimate Eye Liner, and an Eye Shadow x 9 palette.  Each item comes packaged in beautiful limited-edition boxes.

MAC Chinese New Year Collection

MAC Chinese New Year Collection

MAC Chinese New Year Collection

MAC Chinese New Year Collection

MAC Chinese New Year Collection

MAC Chinese New Year Dame Powder Blush Swatch

MAC Chinese New Year Dame Powder Blush Swatch

MAC Chinese New Year blush in “Dame” is a warm golden pink that is so feminine and playful.  Retail price is $23.

MAC Chinese New Year, Rapidblack Penultimate Liner

MAC Chinese New Year, Rapidblack Penultimate Liner

MAC Chinese New Year, Rapidblack Penultimate Liner

MAC Chinese New Year, Rapidblack Penultimate Liner

MAC Penultimate Liner in Rapidblack is ideal for anyone who struggles to apply liquid liner.  This felt-tip marker features a very precise point, and makes drawing a perfect line child’s play!  Retail price is $21.

Click HERE to shop MAC Chinese New Year collection at MACCosmetics.com, other retailers include Nordstrom.com, Bloomingdales.com, Macys.com and Saks.com.

The products in this review were press samples. Please click HERE to read my full disclosure.