Saturday, December 29th, 2007

MAC Slimshines | February 2008

  • Assertive Warm brown with golden pearl (Matte)
  • Grenadier Deep blue-red coral (Cream)
  • Intimidate Creamy plum (Cream)
  • Missy Pastel coral (Cream)
  • Rock Out Clear blue with gold pearl (Cream)
  • Think Tan Deep brown with gold pearl (Matte)
  • Voile Canary yellow with gold pearl (Matte)
  • Repromotes:  Bare, Cocoamour, Funshine, Gaily, Long Stem Rose, Lovey Dover, Most Wanted, Mousse, Pleasing, Prudeaux, Urgent!

Thanks to Google for alerting us when Polki updated with the latest info on the re-release of Slimshines!  (It is so great to be asleep and see the alert in the morning, all the leg work is done, yes!)  The launch of Slimshines will feature seven new shades as well as several relaunches (as per Specktra) of past shades.  I am surprised Kissable wasn’t there, as I remember that was a fan favorite.  Oh, well, I never use mine myself!

How do you feel about Slimshines?  Did you love them before?  Happy they’re returning?

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28 thoughts on “MAC Cosmetics – Spring 2008 – Slimshines for February 2008

  1. Becky

    What’s the color in the promotion photo? looks very pretty!

    • I have no idea, but judging from descriptions, I think it might be Grenadier. I want to say they’re more likely to use a new shade rather than old shade in a promo photo!

      • Becky

        Oh, thanks! Yes, I think they would too. I don’t think it’s an old one, didn’t see it last time around.

  2. jenn

    Is the Rock Out color Blue or a blue based Pink? Specktra has the translation as a clean blue Pink. :)
    I also am curious which is the color in the promo photo cause its sooooo pretty!

  3. Tekoa

    Since I’ve been a MAC addict of less than a year, I’m afraid I’ve never encountered these before. I’m curious to see how they’re different than regular lipstick.

  4. I never got a chance to try them so I’m excited they’re coming back!

  5. Millie

    Among the MAC lipsticks, I love slimshines. I’ve got it in Most Wanted. Don’t forget to recommend your favorite shade so I can check it out in February. Happy New Year, Christine!

  6. Melissa

    I haven’t tried the slimshine yet…but I must say that picture is grossing me out. That nail is so long *shivers*

  7. Nicole

    I really like the slimshines, i have it in Scant and I must say it’s a beautiful color and texture. Very moisturizing for me. And I’m also curious as to what color is on that promo pic, it’s very vibrant.

  8. Tanya

    What makes slimshines so different? Oh and I totally agree the lenght of that nail is freaky. But the color is nice, seems everyone likes the color.

  9. Cristina

    Slimshines are pretty, but I find it pricey. It’s only half as much as a full sized MAC lipstick, but for the same price.

  10. Ashlee

    Cool, I only have one & love it I cant wait to get more.

    But what does blue-red lipstick mean. I get so confused with all the different reds.

    • Hey Ashlee! Most reds are either blue based or orange/yellow based… blue reds are deeper, cooler, while orange or yellow based reds are brighter and tend to go on “orange” on some people.

  11. Katie

    My favorite Slimshines are Kissable, Bare, Long Stem Rose, and Urgent. I can’t wait for these to come back out. They are so moisturizing and give such a great shine. Yeah for Slimshines! :)

  12. fie

    Ohh the corals sounds gorgeous. Can’t wait for update photos! 😀

  13. victoria

    i love slimshines, they are so creamy i finish a tube so fast i use it like lipbalm. i want to try intimidate.