MAC Courting Seduction, Lured In, Heroine, Lust Extract Lipsticks

MAC Courting Seduction Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a “creamy pastel lavender [with an Amplified finish].” It’s a very light lavender with cooler undertones and a natural sheen. It had good color payoff, though not fully opaque. The texture was lightly creamy with some slip, so it didn’t tug when applied, but the color pulled into lip lines over the four hours it lasted. It was neither drying nor hydrating on me. MAC Love & Cherished (P, $17.00) is more shimmery, less pigmented (90% similar). MAC Fresh Amour (LE, $19.00) is darker, more muted (90% similar). Melt Cosmetics Darling (P, $19.00) is lighter, brighter (85% similar). Kat Von D Coven (P, $21.00) is darker (85% similar). MAC Dodgy Girl (LE, $17.00) is warmer (80% similar). MAC Weekend 2 (LE, $17.00) is darker, warmer (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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MAC Courting Seduction Lipstick
MAC Lipstick Courting Seduction
B-
Product
8
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
7.5
Longevity
7.5
Application
4.5
Total
82%
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MAC Barbecue, Riot House, Intoxica, Sweet Venom Lipsticks

MAC Barbecue Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a “vivid orange-red [with a Matte finish].” It’s a bright, medium orange-red with warm undertones and a satin finish. It had mostly opaque color payoff with a creamy consistency that applied with smooth, even color. This shade lasted for over six hours,, left a stain behind, and was neither drying nor hydrating. Colour Pop Bootie (P, $5.00) is warmer, less glossy (95% similar). Kat Von D Countess (P, $21.00) is lighter, warmer (95% similar). Tarte Mai Tai (P, $22.00) is warmer (95% similar). Dior Trafalgar (844) (P, $34.00) is warmer (95% similar). Maybelline Craving Coral (P, $7.99) is darker, more muted (95% similar). MAC Strange Journey (LE, $17.00) is darker (95% similar). MAC Scarlet Ibis (LE, $17.00) is less glossy (95% similar). MAC Viva Glam Miley Cyrus 2 (LE, $17.00) is darker, less glossy (95% similar). Bite Beauty Blood Orange (P, $24.00) is lighter (90% similar). NARS Annabella (P, $32.00) is darker (95% similar). Chanel Arthur (440) (P, $37.00) is cooler (90% similar). NARS Carmen (P, $32.00) is glossier (90% similar). MAC Dangerous (P, $17.00) is less glossy (95% similar). Charlotte Tilbury Tell Laura (P, $32.00) is brighter (90% similar). Bite Beauty Mimosa (LE, $24.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (90% similar). MAC Lady Danger (P, $17.00) is lighter, warmer, less glossy (90% similar). Maybelline Orange Danger (P, $7.49) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Charlotte Tilbury 1975 Red (LE, $32.00) is more muted (90% similar). Bite Beauty Persimmon (P, $26.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). NARS Marlene (P, $32.00) is darker, glossier (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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MAC Barbecue Lipstick
MAC Lipstick Barbecue
A
Product
9
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
9
Longevity
10
Application
5
Total
94%
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MAC Transformed Huggable Lip Colours

Now available online (originally slated for a June 2nd launch; in-store date is June 9th on my press release!), there are new, limited edition shades (along with some repromotes) of MAC Huggable Lipcolour ($20.00 for 0.11 oz.), which is described as a hydrating, “gel-like lipstick with rich, glossy shine” that wears for “six hours.” The formula tends to be semi-sheer to semi-opaque with moderate shine, lightly clingy (not in an uncomfortable way, but it wears longer than more slippery formulas) with decent wear (four to five hours) and light to moderate hydration. It is the type of formula that feels denser in the tube and softens as it “melts” against the warmth of the lips. I’ve also noticed that some shades self-level after a minute or so after being applied. I think they’re best suited for someone who likes sheerer lipsticks that are comfortable but not slippery and wants some hydration.

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MAC Bonsai Bloom Huggable Lipcolour
MAC Huggable Lipcolour Bonsai Bloom
B
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
8.5
Longevity
7
Application
5
Total
83%
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Urban Decay Uptight, 1993, Backdoor, Conspiracy, Nighthawk Vice Lipsticks

Urban Decay Uptight Vice Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.11 oz.) is described as a “warm nude [with a Comfort Matte finish].” It’s a medium, peachy brown with warm undertones and a satin finish. It had fully opaque color payoff in a single stroke, and the color applied evenly due to the very creamy, smooth consistency. I noticed that the texture seemed to emphasize lip lines just slightly after I applied, but it did worsen as the color wore off (over a four and a half hour period) as the color gathered into lip lines. Marc Jacobs Beauty No Angel (242) (P, $30.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). MAC Pillow Talk (LE, $17.00) is darker (90% similar). Estee Lauder Discreet (P, $30.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). Colour Pop Pinch (DC, $5.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Marion (P, $18.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). MAC Pander Me (LE, $17.00) is darker, warmer (85% similar). MAC Whirl (P, $17.00) is darker, cooler (85% similar). MAC Persistence (P, $17.00) is darker, warmer (80% similar). Urban Decay Carnal (DC, $22.00) is darker, warmer (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Urban Decay Vice Lipstick
Urban Decay Vice Lipstick Uptight
B+
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
8
Longevity
8
Application
5
Total
88%
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Urban Decay Jawbreaker, Seismic, Pandemonium, Obsessed, Disobedient Vice Lipsticks

UPDATED: SO, SO sorry for my massive screw up!!! The swatches are showing the right products now! I am so sorry! Thank you to the people who were kind of enough to let me know!

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Urban Decay Vice Lipstick
Urban Decay Vice Lipstick Jawbreaker
C+
Product
7
Pigmentation
7.5
Texture
7
Longevity
10
Application
3.5
Total
78%
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Urban Decay Criminal, Rejected, Wrong Number, Sheer Liar, Ravenswood Vice Lipsticks

Urban Decay Criminal Vice Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.11 oz.) is described as a “soft pink-nude [with a Comfort Matte finish].” It’s a medium pink with neutral-to-warm undertones and a satin finish. It had nearly opaque color coverage that went mostly evenly (it could have been a little smoother on the lips) with a very creamy, lightweight texture that glided on without tugging. It lasted for four hours on me with some color gathering into my lip lines after two and a half hours of wear. The formula was neither drying nor hydrating. Bite Beauty Sorbet (P, $26.00) is darker, brighter (95% similar). Kat Von D Magick (P, $21.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Maybelline Blushing Bud (705) (P, $7.49) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Mehr (P, $17.00) is darker (90% similar). Bobbi Brown Pink Kiss (P, $26.00) is lighter (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Pink Tease (03) (P, $50.00) is lighter (90% similar). Colour Pop Solow (P, $6.00) is darker, more muted, warmer (90% similar). MAC Please Me (P, $17.00) is lighter (90% similar). Charlotte Tilbury Liv It Up (P, $32.00) is cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay Backtalk (P, $17.00) is darker, cooler (85% similar). Milani Lust (LE, $8.99) is darker, warmer, less glossy (85% similar). Urban Decay Naked (P, $17.00) is darker, warmer, glossier (85% similar). NARS Anna (P, $32.00) is darker, cooler (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Urban Decay Vice Lipstick
Urban Decay Vice Lipstick Criminal
B
Product
8
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
8
Longevity
7.5
Application
4.5
Total
83%
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