Friday, May 15th, 2009


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MAC Cosmetics Lipstick Swatches, Part 1

I swatched all of the permanent lipsticks my local MAC had on their displayer, so I apologize in advance if any permanent colors are absent! All of these swatches are on swatch paper, but I will also provide skin swatches in another post to follow this one.

See the rest of the lipsticks!



Meltdown, Strength; Lame, 3D; Fresh Moroccan, Plum Dandy


Polished Up, Plastique; Fluid, Odyssey; New York Apple, Tanarama


Jist, Eden Rocks; Fabby, Coconutty; O, Bronze Shimmer;


Icon, Chintz; Frou, High Strung; Pervette, High Tea


Freckletone, Shitaki; Charismatic, Midi-Mauve; Hug Me, Plink!


Hue, Sweetie; Lovelorn, Hot Tahiti; Politely Pink, Pretty Please


Jubilee, Fresh Brew; Mocha, Touch; Half & Half, Snob


Spirit, Sheer Plum; So Chaud, Chili; Russian Red, Ruby Woo


Diva, Please Me; Pink Plaid, Velvet Teddy; Teddy, Honeylove

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24 thoughts on “MAC Cosmetics Lipstick Swatches — Part 1

  1. Jennifer

    wow Christine! thanks for posting this!! this is helpful :)

  2. binnie

    really helpful!cheers x

  3. Mikki

    Nice swatches! Whohoo

  4. lesleykat

    thanks for this! I have just added 10 shades to my wishlist spreadsheet. I have vowed not to buy ANYTHING until I receive my MacPRO card. it’s very very hard!

  5. Teresa

    WOW :O Thank You!!!
    Are the lists of shades going according to the picture from left to right? or up & down each column? I keep changing my ‘answer’ xD

  6. Miss_M

    Thank you so much for the swatches Christine, these are very helpful !! :)

  7. Ruth

    OMG Christine you are the best blogger ever baby !!!!!!!!!! You’re the apex blogger, if you were a dinosaur you’d be , “Blog-O-Saurus Rex” !!!!!

  8. claudia

    Christine, you’re the best !!!!!!!!!!!

  9. Teresa

    This and many of your swatch posts were VERY helpful for the F&F sale! :) Thank you so so much! I still have so much more to get though :D Hopefully next time :)
    Great job. We all really appreciate it! :D
    twitter: TeresaHonoursMC

  10. Rosequartz

    OMG A million thanks!!!!

  11. Profile wp-user-avatar wp-user-avatar-60 alignnone photo of Michele Queentut

    I love Odyssey and want to buy it soon. What lipliner would you suggest to pair it with? I HAVE to use liner to prevent feathering..Does MAC have one that compliments it perfectly? Thanks!