MAC Stallion, Blue Beat, Galaxy Grey Liptensity Lipsticks

MAC Stallion Liptensity Lipstick ($21.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a deep, inky black with neutral undertones and a glossy, cream finish. It was very pigmented with a lightly glossy, smooth consistency. I did have some issues with the color adhering to the center of my lip, so there’s a bit of translucency there. The texture was lightweight and comfortable to wear without the color sliding around over time. On me, the color wore well for seven hours and was non-drying. NYX Chambord (P, $6.00) is less glossy (95% similar). Make Up For Ever C604 (P, $22.00) is less glossy (95% similar). Urban Decay Perversion (P, $17.00) is lighter, less glossy (95% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Blacquer (000) (LE, $30.00) is less glossy (95% similar). Tarte Naughty (P, $20.00) is less glossy (95% similar). MAC In the Spirit (P, $17.00) is cooler (95% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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MAC Liptensity Lipstick
MAC Liptensity Lipstick Stallion
A-
Product
9
Pigmentation
10
Texture
8.5
Longevity
9
Application
4.5
Total
91%
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MAC Hellebore, Ambrosial, Marsala Liptensity Lipsticks

MAC Hellebore Liptensity Lipstick ($21.00 for 0.12 oz.) is a dark purple with warm, pink undertones and a creamy, lightly glossy finish. It had good pigmentation but was not “one-stroke” coverage. After about half of a pass on the lips, the consistency started to melt and felt more gel-like as I applied it, but it tugged a bit initially. The color applied fairly evenly, but the application would benefit from a lip liner underneath for better, more even coverage overall. This shade lasted nicely for six and a half hours and was neither drying nor hydrating. Colour Pop Leather (P, $5.00) is lighter (95% similar). Urban Decay Speedball (P, $17.00) is lighter (95% similar). MAC Strong Woman (LE, $17.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Punk Couture (P, $17.00) is darker (90% similar). Urban Decay Jawbreaker (P, $17.00) is cooler, less glossy (90% similar). MAC Own the Look (LE, $19.00) is lighter, less glossy (90% similar). Urban Decay Pandemonium (P, $17.00) is cooler (85% similar). Maybelline Violet Vixen (P, $7.49) is cooler (85% similar). Smashbox Violet Riot (P, $21.00) is cooler (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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MAC Liptensity Lipstick
MAC Liptensity Lipstick Hellebore
B
Product
8
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
8.5
Longevity
8.5
Application
5
Total
86%
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Bite Beauty The Perfect Bite Set

Bite Beauty The Perfect Bite Set ($25.00 for 0.20 oz.) includes four miniature-sized Amuse Bouche lipsticks. The shades are housed in a red, metal tin (looks like a mint box to me), and all four shades are part of the permanent range, so you can purchase them individually if only one catches your eye or buy full-size if you finish one, which is nice. The quality is fantastic across all four shades: good color payoff, soft, smooth application, and longer wear.

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Bite Beauty The Perfect Bite Set
Bite Beauty Amuse Bouche Mini Lipstick Set (Holiday 2016) The Perfect Bite Set
A
Product
9
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
9
Longevity
9.5
Application
5
Total
93%
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Bite Beauty Blondie Multistick

Bite Beauty Blondie Multistick ($24.00 for 0.17 oz.) is a light-medium peachy brown with warm undertones and a satin finish. Colour Pop Magic Wand (P, $6.00) is warmer (95% similar). bareMinerals The Close Call (P, $22.00) is more shimmery, darker, warmer (95% similar). MAC Yash (P, $17.00) is cooler (90% similar). Tarte Sensual (P, $28.00) is warmer (90% similar). Chanel Cheeky (79) (DC, $38.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Zoeva ND010 (P) is less glossy (90% similar). Kat Von D Bow 'n' Arrow (P, $20.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). KIKO 106 Beige Rose (P, $12.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Urban Decay Video (P, $26.00) is more muted, warmer (90% similar). Zoeva Shy Beauty (P, $11.80) is lighter, more muted, less glossy (85% similar). Chanel Jersey (80) (P, $45.00) is more shimmery, warmer (85% similar). MAC Cherish (P, $17.00) is darker, brighter, cooler (85% similar). MAC Velvet Teddy (P, $17.00) is darker, cooler (85% similar). Becca Amaretto (LE, $32.00) is more shimmery, darker, warmer (85% similar). MAC Doe (LE, $21.00) is darker, cooler (85% similar). Bite Beauty Honeycomb (P, $26.00) is lighter, brighter, warmer (80% similar). Makeup Geek Bliss (P, $10.00) is lighter, more muted (80% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty No Angel (242) (P, $30.00) is darker, warmer (80% similar). Bobbi Brown Uber Beige (P, $35.00) is darker (80% similar). Urban Decay Stark Naked (DC, $22.00) is brighter, warmer (80% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Bite Beauty Blondie Multistick
Bite Beauty Multistick Blondie
B-
Product
7.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
8.5
Longevity
5.5
Application
4.5
Total
80%

MAC x Selena Lipsticks

MAC Amor Prohibido Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a “pinky mid-tone brown [with a Glaze finish].” It’s a muted, medium plummy brown with warm undertones and a soft, natural sheen with faint pearl. It had semi-sheer to semi-opaque, buildable coverage, which is in line with the Glaze finish (it is similar to a Lustre finish but has more body and less shimmer). This shade lasted for three and a half hours and was lightly hydrating. Benefit La La Land (DC, $18.00) is lighter (90% similar). Too Faced Honey Bear (P, $22.00) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). Urban Decay Strip (DC, $22.00) is warmer (90% similar). Bobbi Brown Soft Nude (P, $24.00) is warmer (90% similar). MAC Shanghai Spice (P, $17.00) is lighter (90% similar). Guerlain Jicky (P, $37.00) is less shimmery (90% similar). Urban Decay Ravenswood (P, $17.00) is cooler (85% similar). NARS Mayflower (DC, $26.00) is warmer (85% similar). Revlon Pink Truffle (P, $7.49) is cooler (85% similar). Buxom Dolly (LE, $21.00) is lighter, cooler (85% similar). NARS Dolce Vita (P, $26.00) is cooler (85% similar). Urban Decay Sheer Liar (P, $17.00) is cooler (85% similar). Guerlain Air Kiss (304) (P, $37.00) is more shimmery, darker, brighter (85% similar). NARS Tolede (P, $28.00) is lighter, brighter (85% similar). Bite Beauty Rosewood (P, $28.00) is brighter, cooler (85% similar). Tarte Berry (P, $19.00) is lighter (85% similar). Tarte Glaze (LE, $24.00) is brighter (85% similar). Colour Pop Toasty (LE, $5.00) is darker, warmer (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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MAC Amor Prohibido Lipstick
MAC Lipstick Amor Prohibido
A-
Product
9
Pigmentation
10
Texture
9
Longevity
8
Application
5
Total
91%
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Bite Beauty Macaroon Multistick

Bite Beauty Macaroon Multistick ($24.00 for 0.17 oz.) is a medium pink with subtle, cool undertones and a satin finish. Tarte Fomo (P, $20.00) is darker (95% similar). Colour Pop Thames (LE, $8.00) is less glossy (95% similar). Illamasqua Peaked (P, $26.00) is glossier (95% similar). Chanel Rosewood (350) (P, $45.00) is warmer (95% similar). MAC Nouvelle Vogue (LE, $17.00) is lighter (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Virgin Rose (P, $50.00) is lighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Brave (P, $17.00) is lighter, warmer (90% similar). By Terry Tan & Flash Cruise #1 (LE) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). MAC Red Water Lily (LE, $40.00) is brighter (90% similar). Make Up For Ever M200 (P, $22.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Peaches & Cream (LE, $22.00) is more shimmery, cooler (90% similar). Bite Beauty Pastille (P, $24.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Sephora Love Sick (22) (P, $14.00) is warmer (90% similar). Colour Pop Thirsty (LE, $5.00) is brighter (85% similar). Tarte Irreplaceable (LE, $28.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). NYX Peach (P, $5.00) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). Kat Von D Mother (P, $20.00) is darker, less glossy (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

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Bite Beauty Macaroon Multistick
Bite Beauty Multistick Macaroon
B-
Product
7.5
Pigmentation
10
Texture
9
Longevity
6
Application
4.5
Total
82%