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Wednesday, April 10, 2013

FOTD Featuring MAC Heroine and Natural Hairstyle Side Swept Twistout

I missed out on Heroine during the first two times that MAC released it. I skipped it because I already own Violetta and it appears to be the same color, but with a different finish. I love mattes, so of course, I was a remorseful skipper.

I was delighted to know that MAC was going to re promote this color. However, I did have a bit of anxiety because more often than not, MAC releases collections earlier than they say they are going to. It has been my experience that much sought after colors are often sold out within seconds.













MAC - Heroine (Matte)

I decided to check my local Macy's department store.
I was glad I did.

















MAC - Heroine Lip Glass
 The MUA tried to upsell the lip pencil to me, but I was on a BUDGET! All three items are $15 each.
I broke down and purchased the lipstick and the lip glass. While I enjoy Matte lipsticks, I often play around with the finish. I wanted to buy the lip glass to intensify the color.
















I love the lip glass! It's so opaque!

















Note the different finishes on the comparative swatches. Which is your favorite?











FACE
Prime - Black Radiance Complexion Perfection Anti Shine
Foundation - NARS Sheer Glow CADIZ
Contour - Cover Girl Queen Bronzer - EBONY
Highlight - NARS Foreplay Palette (GOLD ONLY)
Set - MAC Mineralized Skin Finish Natural DARK
Setting Spray - Urban Decay the ALL NIGHTER


EYES
Prime - NARS Smudgeproof
Base - MAC Paint Pot SOFT OCHRE
Mobile Lid - NK HD
Outer V - NK HD
Crease - NK HD
Transition - L'Oreal Matte FAWN BROWN
Top Lashline - Maybelline ULTRA Liquid Liner BLACK
Under Bottom Lashline -
Waterline - Revlon Color Stay Auto Pencil BLACK
Mascara - Maybelline the COLOSSAL BLACK



CHEEKS
La Femme Powder Blush On Rouge  - PURPLE PASSION

LIPS
Line - La Splash Cafe Latte
Fill - MAC HEROINE (Matte)
Gloss - MAC Lip Glass HEROINE

Were you able to pick up anything from the Fashion Sets Collection?
Do you already own Heroine?
Have you ever worn your hair in a twistout?




8 comments:

  1. Love the color on you. Beautiful!!

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  2. Looks gorgeous on u sis,love it! Gr8 swatches&comparison thanks

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  3. Love the twist out!! :) Yes I wore a flat twist out for the first time a few days ago (in my outfit post).. really enjoyed it..x

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    1. Thank you girl! I will check out the post

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