MAC Semi-Precious Rose Quartz Mineralize Skinfinish Swatches, Photos, Review


MAC Semi-Precious Rose Quartz Mineralize Skinfinish

MAC Semi-Precious Rose Quartz Mineralize Skinfinish Swatches, Photos, Reviews

MAC Semi-Precious Rose Quartz Mineralize Skinfinish ($28.00 for 0.22 oz.) is described as a “rosy pink base with inner circle of silver, lime, white-pink, and copper.” As complex as that inner circle sounds, it’s more of a pink beige base with chunkier gold micro-glitter/large sparkle. The outer edge is a medium-dark strawberry pink with subtle yellow undertones. As a warmer skin tone, it’s always nice to see yellow-based pinks, because blue-based pinks tend to dominate cosmetics, particularly blushes.

When the two are mixed together, the color created is a softened pink with a champagne sheen with flecks of sparkle. Applied to cheeks, this ended up being the subtlest shade of the three I tried–it gave just a little pink flush with a shimmer-sheen of pale champagne.  The texture is a little rougher than I’d like, mostly due to the center splotch having more of a glittery finish than a softer, finer shimmer.  Of the three I tried, this seems to have a frostier finish overall, too.  I would like to know why these are 0.22 oz. as compared to 0.35 oz. for previous mineralize skinfinishes.

The overall color was reminiscent of Rhapsody in Two–but much, much darker, which led me to Chic Couple, which has a similar color but doesn’t have the same shimmer-sheen, so it ends up looking darker. It’s a lighter, less red-based Petticoat.

MAC Mineralize Skinfinish Rose Quartz
B-
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
7.5
Longevity
8.5
Application
4
Total
82%

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MAC Semi-Precious Rose Quartz Mineralize Skinfinish


MAC Semi-Precious Rose Quartz Mineralize Skinfinish


MAC Semi-Precious Rose Quartz Mineralize Skinfinish


MAC Semi-Precious Rose Quartz Mineralize Skinfinish


MAC Semi-Precious Rose Quartz Mineralize Skinfinish


MAC Semi-Precious Rose Quartz Mineralize Skinfinish

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