Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

MAC Lightness of Being Collection for Winter 2014
MAC Lightness of Being Collection for Winter 2014

Poetic colour ushers in a new vitality following winter’s deep chill, as uninhibited shades dance across the face in a free-spirited collection inspired by whimsical flights of fancy. Liberate yourself from darkened tones and explore the freeform movement of frosted lavender, pearlized champagne and pale mint green. Eyes and cheeks explore a new lightness of being in sheer pastels, a perfect complement to rosy lips. Nails leave you free to be, in hushed beige and lavender…Expressive colour for the modern spirit.

Mineralize Rich Lipstick ($22.00 U.S. / $26.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Be Fabulous Washed-out pastel pink
  • Luxe Natural Light beige cream (Repromote)
  • Dreaminess Soft cool pink cream (Repromote)
  • Style Surge Neutral coral cream (Repromote)
  • Touch the Earth Light wood brown

Mineralize Glass ($22.00 U.S. / $26.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Poetic Pale champagne pink with pearl
  • Loose & Lively Peachy orange
  • On Cue Gold pearl
  • Boundless Energy Violet pink
  • Beautiful Moves Pale mint with pearl

Mineralize Eyeshadow ($22.00 U.S. / $26.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Spiritual Life Shimmery pale lemon
  • Natural Vigor Shimmery champagne peach
  • Just Breathe Shimmery light blue
  • Uninhibited Shimmery light grey
  • Leap Shimmery lavender
  • Force of Nature Shimmery brown

Eye Pencil ($16.00 U.S. / $19.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Taupe Dark brown
  • Slate Dark grey

Mineralize Skinfinish ($32.00 U.S. / $37.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Perfect Topping Shimmery pale peach with lavender marble (Repromote)
  • Lightscapade Shimmery off-white with light pink, blue, yellow marble (Repromote)

Mineralize Blush ($27.00 U.S. / $32.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Uplifting Peach with bright orange marble
  • Please Yourself Light pink with plum marble

Studio Nail Lacquer ($12.00 U.S. / $14.00 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • Lightness of Being Pale beige
  • Modern Movement Pale lavender

Availability: December 26th at all MAC locations, online December 23rd at maccosmetics.com; January 2015 internationally

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Tuesday, December 16th, 2014

MAC Studio Conceal & Correct
MAC Studio Conceal & Correct

Conceal, correct and perfect just like the pros. New Studio Finish Concealer Duo features our iconic Studio Conceal and Correct formula in complementary pairs, delivering exceptional colour and coverage in customizable hues. Lasting up to eight hours, the lightweight, highly concentrated formula helps conceal dark circles, blemishes, moles, tattoos and birthmarks. Pair with Studio Chromagraphic Pencils, which work as an eyeliner, or to sculpt and define the face and body, for a look that’s photo-ready in no time.

MAC Studio FInish Concealer Duo ($25.00 U.S. / $30.00 CDN) (New, Permanent)

  • NW10/NC20
  • NW20/NC25
  • NW25/NC30
  • NW30/NC35
  • NW40/NC45
  • NW45/NC50

MAC Studio Finish Conceal & Correct Duo ($30.00 U.S. / $37.00 CDN) (New, Permanent)

  • Mid Peach/Mid Yellow
  • Pale Yellow/Pale Pink
  • Rich Yellow/Burnt Coral
  • Pure Orange/Ochre

MAC Studio Chromgraphic Pencil ($16.00 U.S. / $19.00 CDN)

  • NC15/NW20
  • NW25/NC30
  • NC42/NW35

Prep + Prime Blemish Control Gel ($22.00 U.S. / $26.00 CDN) (New, Permanent)

A gentle, new Prep+Prime formula promotes the healing of blemishes while also helping to prevent future breakouts. The lightweight, transparent gel goes on smoothly and wears comfortably, creating a seal over the blemish, reducing redness and protecting it from debris and further irritation. Suitable for all skin types, Prep+Prime Blemish Control Gel can be worn alone, under makeup or used for touch-ups, keeping your skin protected all day long.

Availability: December 26th, 2014 at all MAC locations, December 23rd at maccosmetics.com; international excluding Asia February 2015 (January 2015 for Prep + Prime Blemish Control Gel)

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Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

MAC x BollyDoll Collection
MAC x BollyDoll Collection

BollyDoll is the colourful world created by visual artist and singer Amrita Sen, whose illustrious and imaginative illustrations tell the story of a magic land filled with music and art, while drawing inspiration from Indian prints from the Moghul era. With her debut M·A·C accessory collaboration, Sen’s lovingly detailed hand sketches and paintings spring vividly to life in a limited-edition illustrated Brush Kit and coordinating Makeup Bag.

Makeup Bag ($36.00 U.S. / $43.50 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • BollyDoll/Pink
  • BollyDoll/Blue

Brush Kit by BollyDoll ($49.50 U.S. / $59.50 CDN) (Limited Edition)

  • 168SE Large Angled Contour
  • 217SE Blending
  • 219SE Pencil
  • 239SE Eye Shading
  • 204SE Lash

Availability: January 1st, 2015 at select MAC locations and maccosmetics.com (North America and International)

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Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014

MAC Red, Red, Red Collection
MAC Red, Red, Red Collection

Set the scene for a scarlet seduction with this smoking-hot collection of red, red and more red. Let inhibitions fall by the wayside with this sizzling collection that turns the heat all the way. Eyes flit the gamut from soft pink to fiery red, while lips run rampant from yellow-tinged tomato to soft orange and unabashed raspberry. Casual Colour brings warmth to lips and cheeks in hues from coral to soft rose, while Nail Lacquer completes the sexiest of looks in bright pink, creamy orange-red or ruby frost with sparkles.

Dazzleglass ($20.00)

  • Love Alert Raspberry red with red pearl (Permanent)

Lipstick ($16.00) (Limited Edition)

  • Lady Bug Yellow tomato (Lustre) (Permanent)
  • Sea Sheer Grapefruit pink (Lustre) (Permanent)
  • Toxic Tale Bright coral (Satin) (Limited Edition, Repromote)
  • 5 Alarm Soft orange-red (Lustre) (Limited Edition)

Beauty Powder ($26.00) (Limited Edition)

  • Hot Sensation Sheer pale peach highlighter (Limited Edition)

Eyeshadow ($16.00) (Limited Edition)

  • Give Me Fire Soft pink champagne with pearl (Lustre) (Limited Edition)
  • Red Alert Rusty red mid-tone copper (Veluxe Pearl) (Limited Edition)
  • Strike While Haute True red (Matte) (Limited Edition)

Cremesheen Glass ($20.00)

  • Meteoric Mid-tone vibrant coral (Limited Edition, Repromote)
  • Nectarsweet Soft pink-peach (Limited Edition, Repromote)
  • Night is Young Bright red cream (Limited Edition, Repromote)

Nail Lacquer ($12.00) (Limited Edition)

  • Impassioned Bright warm pink (Cream) (Permanent)
  • Red, Red, Red Creamy orange red (Frost) (Limited Edition)
  • Rouge Combustion Pink red with sparkle (Frost) (Limited Edition)

Casual Colour ($22.00) (Limited Edition)

  • Out for Fun Cool coral (Permanent)
  • Red Obsessed Soft rose (Limited Edition)
  • Secret Admirer Coral pink (Limited Edition)

Availability: Now at Nordstrom (I’ve reached out to MAC for official information/press release, all the info I have presently is from Nordstrom!); December 4th, 2014 at select MAC locations and maccosmetics.com (North America); February 2015 at select MAC locations (International)

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Thursday, November 20th, 2014

MAC M∙A∙Cnificent Me! Collection
MAC M∙A∙Cnificent Me! Collection

Between November 17th and December 12th, we invite you and your readers to share what makes you M∙A∙Cnificent, inside and out. You could be one of the six faces of M∙A∙C’s Fall 2015 M∙A∙Cnificent Me! campaign. Come show the world what your M∙A∙Cnificent Me is made of!

Our criteria? Style, heart and soul.

Winners will be photographed by a prestigious fashion photographer in New York City as the face of our Fall 2015 campaign. Make your case with a headline, brief essay and photo (selfies encouraged!) at http://macnificentme.com/.

Will you be entering? Will we see a Temptalia reader or two in the fall campaign? :)  Good luck if you enter!

Thursday, November 13th, 2014

MAC x Kinky Boots Collection
MAC x Kinky Boots Collection

M∙A∙C is proud to celebrate the Tony Award-winning Kinky Boots with kinky red hues of Lipstick and Lipglass. Inspired by those who stand up for who and what they are, these shades make a one-of-a-kind statement.

Lipglass ($15.00 U.S. / $18.00 CDN)

  • Kinky Sheer red with multidimensional glitter (Frost)

Lipstick ($16.00 U.S. / $20.00 CDN)

  • Kinky Vivid neutral red (Matte)

Availability: Now online, November 20th at Times Square, January 2015 (International)

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