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MAC Tendertalk Collection for June 2016

MAC Tendertalk Collection
MAC Tendertalk Collection

Awaken to a sweet new sensation: Tendertalk Lip Balm, a smart lip conditioner that creates a personalized tint based on your chemistry. Combining nourishing skincare and technology, this perfect lip transformer helps keep lips soft and moisturized while intuitively offering the right hint of colour.


Online June 2nd, in-stores June 9th

The Details

Tendertalk Lip Balm | $20.00 U.S. / $24.00 CAD | Permanent

  • Candy Wrapped Sheer pink
  • Pretty Me Up Sheer coral
  • Play With Me Sheer red
  • Teddy Pink Sheer bright pink
  • Side Dish Sheer plum

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MAC Transformed Collection for June 2016


MAC Transformed Collection
MAC Transformed Collection

Vivid velveteen or subtle sheen? Be Transformed by a new collection of 19 shades of Retro Matte Liquid Lipcolour and Huggable Lipcolour for loud to lustrous lips! With contrasting shadows and liners from dainty to daring, change is yours for the taking…


Online June 2nd, in-stores June 9th

The Details

Huggable Lipcolour | $22.00 U.S. / $24.00 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Cantonese Carnation Warm rose
  • Origami Orange Creamy orange
  • Seoul-ful Light, creamy pink
  • Good Luck Mochi Rosy mid-tone pink
  • Bonsai Bloom Cool nude-pink
  • Flaming Lips Deep, creamy red (Repromote)
  • Touche Light beige cream
  • Glamorized Creamy, bright pink (Repromote)
  • Rich Marron Mid-tone nude cream (Repromote)
  • Commotion Deep, cool plum cream (Repromote)

Retro Matte Liquid Lipcolour | $20.00 U.S. / $24.00 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Back in Vogue Peachy nude (Repromote)
  • Red Jade Bright, creamy red
  • Bengal Tiger Loud orange
  • Mango Mango Soft peach coral
  • Fuchsia Flicker Intense hot pink
  • Slipper Orchid Bright plum
  • Lady-Be-Good Warm mid-tone nude (Repromote)
  • Fashion Legacy Intense fire truck red (Repromote)
  • Oh, Lady Deep wine (Repromote)

Eyeshadow | $16.00 U.S. / $19.00 CAD | Permanent

  • Honesty Pewtered bronze (Lustre)
  • Brule Soft, creamy beige (Satin)
  • Woodwinked Warm antique gold (Veluxe Pearl)
  • White Frost Vivid white with icy shimmer (Frost)
  • Knight Divine Black with silver pearl (Veluxe Pearl)
  • Contrast Purplish-blue with blue pearl (Velvet)

MAC Blue Nectar Collection for June 2016

MAC Blue Nectar Collection
MAC Blue Nectar Collection

Within the realm of the rose, a mysterious kingdom of blue ripe with temptation… Court seduction with only the most potent strains of Lipstick–Fixation, Carnivorous, Aphrodisia Invite intrigue with the intoxicating essence of sheer colour in Plushglass. Surrender to instinct, let your Blue Nectar flow.


Online June 2nd, in-stores June 9th

The Details

Lipstick | $17.00 U.S. / $21.00 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Courting Seduction Creamy pastel lavender (Amplified)
  • Lured In Mid-tone pastel purple (Amplified)
  • Invite Intrigue Cool, bright fuchsia (Matte)
  • Intoxica Bright raspberry red (Matte)
  • Lush Extract Deep royal purple (Matte)
  • Riot House Light vivid orange (Matte) (Repromote)
  • Give In Creamy natural pink (Matte)
  • Sweet Venom Intense pink coral (Matte)
  • Heroine Bright purple (Matte) (Permanent)
  • Ablaze Bright apricot (Matte) (Repromote)
  • Breathing Fire Bright, warm fuchsia (Matte)
  • Barbecue Vivid orange-red (Matte) (Repromote)

Plushglass | $20.00 U.S. / $24.00 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Fulfilled Full-blush creamy pink
  • Ample Pink Full, soft rose (Permanent)
  • In Abundance Bright coral pink
  • Robust Sheer bubblegum pink
  • Fashion Fanatic Sheer baby pink
  • Full for You Ultra-cool pink with silver pearl

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MAC x Brant Brothers Collection for Summer 2016

MAC x Brant Brothers Collection for Summer 2016
MAC x Brant Brothers Collection for Summer 2016

Peter and Harry Brant, the young bon vivants of New York society, are the current toast of the fashion scene. Now, M∙A∙C teams up with them in a modern collection of products for the face, brows, eyes and lips.


Online May 26th, in-stores June 2nd at select locations

The Details

Eyeshadow Quad: Pillars | $33.00 U.S. / $43.05 CAD | Limited Edition

Editor’s note: Mystery is an existing shade… except is not a Veluxe Pearl, so not sure if that’s a misprint in the press release or actually a new shade.

  • Mother’s Milk Soft matte beige (Satin)
  • Sandstone Soft matte taupe (Matte)
  • Mystery Muted plum-brown (Veluxe Pearl)
  • Carbon Intense black (Matte)

Lip Stain Marker | $21.00 / $25.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Boysenberry Blush Berry plum red
  • Bitten Lip Dirty coral red
  • Sunset Boulevard Coral brown
  • The Jamie Mid-tone red blue

Eye Kohl | $17.50 U.S. / $21.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Smolder Intense black (Permanent)
  • Paragon Champagne gold
  • El Dorado Bold gold

Fluidline Brow Gel Creme | $16.50 U.S. / $19.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Neanderthal Deep, rich brown

Tryphaena and Cleopatra Pro Sculpting Cream Duo | $33.00 U.S. / $38.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Climax Light white highlight
  • Crevasse Taupe contour

MAC Soft Serve Collection for Summer 2016


MAC Soft Serve Collection for Summer 2016
MAC Soft Serve Collection for Summer 2016

Feast on servings of new M∙A∙C Soft Serve Shadow featuring a unique, bouncy texture, and Dare Hue! Brow Pencil. Delectable Soft Serve shades each layer smoothly onto the lid with buildable colour that’s long-wearing, non-creasing and simple delicious.


Online May 26th, in-stores June 2nd

The Details

Soft Serve Shadow | $22.00 U.S. / $26.00 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Bounce Around Light, cool taupey silver (Pearl)
  • Quite Yummy! Light pink (Satin)
  • Cushy Life Light warm golden beige (Pearl)
  • Put Me to Shame Mid-tone dirty taupe (Satin)
  • So So Saucy Mid-tone peach (Satin)
  • Plead Gilty Vibrant sparkling gold (Pearl)
  • Jealous Girl Mint green (Satin)
  • Must Be Lust Sparkling bronzy tan (Pearl)
  • Girls, Girls! Soft pastel purple (Satin)
  • Best Make Up Light golden highlighter (Pearl)
  • Big Bad Blue Soft pastel blue (Satin)
  • Softened Up Mid-tone warm brown

Dare Hue! Brow Pencil | $16.50 U.S. / $19.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Violet Infused Soft lavender
  • Blonde Not Bland Pastel peach
  • Pink Confetti Pastel pink
  • Frisky Fresh Soft mint green
  • What a Highlight Soft white gold highlighter
  • Clearly Groomed Nudey beige

MAC Vibe Tribe Collection for Summer 2016

MAC Vibe Tribe Collection
MAC Vibe Tribe Collection

Lose control in lips painted reckless shades of red and coral, or a flash of gold. Let your eyes escape reality in teal, cobalt mandarin and charcoal, as free-spirited nails glisten in succulent tangerine and the perfect, buttery nude with M∙A∙C Vibe Tribe. Join the tribe. Feel the vibe.


Online May 12th, in-stores May 19th at all locations

Editor’s Note: MAC’s newest collection–Vibe Tribe–has generated some controversy over the last couple weeks for cultural appropriation and/or cultural insensitivity. Both Refinery29 and The Huffington Post posted earlier this week with an official statement from the brand, which stated that: “The collection, including the visuals, product lineup, and naming, is inspired by art, outdoor music festivals, and the colors of the desert. The collection has absolutely no connection to nor was it inspired by the Native American cultures.”

Outdoor festivals are rife with instances of cultural appropriation in the form and manner many dress and accessorize (one of the more egregious examples is the wearing of headdresses–something some festivals have actually banned to avoid future instances of cultural appropriation). I don’t think it’s a surprise that between the pattern on the packaging, some of the shade names, promotional imagery, and a collection name with “tribe” in it that it is making some consumers at least question the inspiration/connection. I wish MAC would have considered partnering with a Native designer or artist to create a collection that could truly pay homage to that person’s culture, roots, and inspiration of their craft. They have done this in the past where we have seen the collaborator’s inspiration in the forms of shade names and packaging, so it is a disappointment that they didn’t go that route here. I hope the brand will consider doing more research into their themes going forward.

Edited at 10:57AM PST: Please be RESPECTFUL to each other, whether you agree with the person or disagree with them. This is a place for civil, thoughtful discussion, not condescension, insults, or other ways of trivializing how someone feels or doesn’t feel.

The Details

Call of the Canyon Eyeshadow Palette | $36.00 U.S. / $43.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Call of the Canyon Frosty off-white (Veluxe Pearl)
  • Fool’s Gold Dirty olive gold (Frost)
  • Summer Sun Frosty peach orange (Frost)
  • Thunderbolt Dark charcoal with gold pearl (Lustre)

Wild Horses Eyeshadow Palette | $36.00 U.S. / $43.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Brule Soft creamy beige (Satin) (Permanent)
  • Charcoal Brown Muted taupe-brown (Matte) (Permanent)
  • Wild Horses Deep espresso (Satin)
  • Blue Mesa Deep turquoise (Satin)

Lipstick | $18.00 U.S. / $22.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Tanarama Pale beige with golden shimmer (Frost) (Permanent)
  • Arrowhead Bare nude (Matte)
  • Painted Sunset Bright orange-red (Amplified)
  • Pure Vanity Pale peach nude (Lustre) (Repromote)
  • Hot Chocolate Dirty plum (Satin) (Repromote)

Patentpolish Lip Pencil | $21.00 U.S. / $25.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Tumbleweed Soft nude
  • Teen Dream Bright pinkish coral matte (Repromote)
  • Caravamp Reddish-orange
  • Desert Evening Clear with pearl (Online Exclusive)
  • Rio Grande Romance Bright fuchsia

Powder Blush | $23.00 U.S. / $27.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Modern Mandarin Red-orange (Satin) (Permanent)
  • Adobe Brick Burnt-red (Satin)
  • Painted Canyon Mid-tone coral (Satin) (Online Exclusive)

Cream Colour Base | $23.00 U.S. / $27.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Yellow Topaz Light golden champagne

Bronzing Powder | $27.00 U.S. / $32.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Matte Bronze Bare shouldered bronze (Permanent)
  • Refined Golden Finely spun golden with soft pearl (Permanent)
  • Firebrush Reddish bronze with golden sparkle

Studio Sculpt Defining Bronzing Powder | $33.00 U.S. / $38.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Delphic Coppery bronze with gold sparkles (Repromote)
  • Golden Rinse Light brick reddish bronze with fine shimmer (Repromote)

Gleamtones Powder | $33.00 U.S. / $38.50 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Dunes at Dusk Multi-colour

Studio Nail Lacquer | Limited Edition

  • Blazing Hot Bright orange (Cream)
  • Skin Light peach beige (Cream) (Permanent)

Brush | Limited Edition

  • 125 Split Fibre Dense Face Brush ($36.00 U.S. / $43.50 CAD)
  • 127 Split Fibre Face Brush ($36.00 U.S. / $43.50 CAD)
  • 228/226 Double Ended Brush ($35.00 U.S. / $42.00 CAD)

Makeup Bag | $35.00 U.S. / $42.00 CAD | Limited Edition

  • Painted Desert Makeup Bag 1
  • Painted Desert Makeup Bag 2

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