MAC Haul

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So.. I may have placed an order last week.. totally by accident you understand. No but really I went online to buy ONE blush, it started with one and grew because ‘well.. you have to buy enough to get free P&P, right?’ and then.. well.. I have no excuse for the rest. I saw someone talk about Harmony blush the other day and was totally convinced that I needed it.. I’m yet to use it so I can’t tell you if it lives up to the hype in my mind but I’m keeping my fingers crossed. It looks like it could work as a crossover contour too for my skintone. My next purchase was Fling brow pencil, it was a sensible addition as I’m STILL putting together my epic brow product review and that’s one of (if not my) all time favourites so I needed to have it for the video.. needed.

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Lipsticks.. this is where I always come unstuck with MAC – there are so many I want and so many I never even KNEW I wanted until I get on the site and start googling swatches. I usually start looking for something I already wanted, it’s out of stock and I buy several I’d never heard of. In this case Chatterbox was on my list but Kinda Sexy was a total unknown.. I love them both.. that never happens. IMG_0263Paradisco was also on my list but I wanted some more summer colours so I chose Coral (lovely, great pay off) and Stars ‘n’ Rockets (turned out to be a sheer and iridescent but I like it) for colour pops and Blackberry for a deeper crease colour that wouldn’t be too contrasting. Most of my MAC shadows are neutral so I’m working on a colour palette – I also bought a new palette.

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L-R – Paradisco, Stars’n’Rockets, Blackberry, Coral, Harmony, Fling, Kinda Sexy, Chatterbox

Overall very successful haul.. I rarely like everything I buy online but I am really happy with everything here. The only thing that was a bit of a surprise was Stars ‘n’ Rockets.. I did a little swatch-search but I obviously didn’t look far enough it to it because I was expecting a brighter, bolder colour.. I’m not sure how well this will do layered on top of other shadows but watch this space for a summery makeup look with all of the above very soon.. as well as the lipsticks in the 30 lips in 30 days series of course 😉

Watch my haul here or below..

Miss BB

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16 Comments

  1. Siobhan
    1 June, 2014 / 8:50 pm

    Stars ‘n’ rockets is a gorgeous colour. I brought it the other week and have used it nearly every day since.

  2. 1 June, 2014 / 8:51 pm

    oooo! I love the look of the Chatterbox Lipstick
    Between this and the post about the 20% off on Asos my bank account may be in trouble!

    Hannah Marie x

  3. 1 June, 2014 / 10:06 pm

    Wow what an amazing haul! I know that feeling, I do exactly the same, starting with one product and ending up with five instead ah ah 🙂

    I love the eyeshadows, not too sure about Stars ‘n’ Rockets though.
    Lipsticks look great as well.

    Ila x
    http://cleanserblog.blogspot.co.uk/

  4. 1 June, 2014 / 10:26 pm

    Amazing haul! I really want the Harmony blush, heard such good things! xx

  5. Christina
    1 June, 2014 / 11:51 pm

    I’ve never been a huge fan of Mac’s foundation but when it comes to their lipsticks and blushes i’m obsessed, great post!!!

    http://www.glamgypsy.bigcartel.com

  6. 2 June, 2014 / 2:58 am

    I only own three mac eyeshadows and that is all I have from the brand! I would love to own more though, I am really lusting after crème cup lipstick 🙂 Great swatches!

  7. 2 June, 2014 / 11:09 pm

    I definitely want to try out the Fling brow pencil. I just recently stopped by Mac and purchased Dervish Lip pencil and the 266 brush. Great Post!

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