First Impressions: Mac Is Beauty 2015 Spring Collection

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Can we all please take a moment to appreciate the absolute gorgeousness that is the new MAC Is Beauty Spring 2015 collection? 

Inspired by the fifties and sixties, this retro collection embodies everything that I as a girly girl lust for in a makeup collection.

I was lucky enough to be invited along to the exclusive launch of this chic new collection at Smith & Caugheys a couple of weeks ago… and let me tell you, it was love at first sight.

Let’s take a look at the goodies I got to take home with me!

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The above lipstick is called MAC Diva-ish, and it is a rich fuchsia pink.

This MAC lippy has an amplified finish that provides just the right amount of combined matte and gloss.

It’s the perfect level of brightness in my opinion – I’ve actually been wearing it on a daily basis because I like it that much.

I’m actually wearing it in the below photo – as you can see, it has quite a creamy texture.

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Next up we have the MAC Silly Lipstick, which is a beautifully pigmented white-pink matte shade.

Being a matte lipstick meant that it lasted a bit longer than the Diva-ish one, I only needed to reapply twice throughout my workday.

Be warned: this pastel pink seriously girly, so don’t go there is you’re not that way inclined.

This lippy has topped my collection of pink lip colours.

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My favourite piece from the collection would have to be the MAC Eye Shadow in Preening, which I am utterly OBSESSED with.

This is actually the first mint green eye shadow that I’ve ever had, which is probably why I am so surprised at how quickly I fell in love with it!

I’ve been wearing it on it’s own (it’s quite faint), and with darker purples and browns which really makes my eye colour pop.

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Lastly is the MAC Pro Longwear Fluidline in Brassy.

This gel liner is a dark golden colour and is super easy to apply, and the matte finish meant it lasted aaaaaaaaaalll day long.

Being a matte finish, I thought it would end up catching on my eyelids, but nope!

 

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Overall, the only thing I found to be a let down with this collection was the packaging – and that’s just because I’m obsessed with MAC’s limited edition packaging.

But besides that, I give it a 10/10 – I will hands down be using each and every single one of these products on a regular bas

The MAC Is Beauty Spring 2015 collection is now available in-store and online in New Zealand.

Have you tried or are you hoping to pick up anything from this collection?

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