MAC E for Effortless & Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolours Reviews & Swatches

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MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour

E for Effortless

MAC E for Effortless Love Me Liquid Lipcolour ($24.00 for 0.1 oz.) is a deep red with subtle, cool undertones and a satin finish. There seemed to be the finest amount of pearl throughout, but it didn’t give it a shimmery finish, just made it a little glowing. It had opaque color payoff in a single layer paired with a creamy, more velvety texture that was lightweight and fluid but not too slippery.

The product applied evenly, didn’t emphasize my lip texture–actually smoothed it in places!–nor settled into my lip lines. It wore well for eight and a half hours, left a strong, visible stain behind, and felt moisturizing.

FURTHER READING: Formula Overview for details on general performance and characteristics (like scent).

Formula Overview

$24.00/0.1 oz. - $240.00 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to be long-wearing with 12-hour hydration, comfort, and feather-resistant and non-bleeding wear. They are supposed to have "one-swipe, full coverage colour."

It's a liquefied lipstick that has a smooth, creamy consistency with moderate glide and more of a velvety-creamy feel, so it was never watery but not overly thick. This is not a liquid lipstick that dries down to a matte finish after a few seconds (or even a minute); they have a creamier, moderate shine initially that wears down to satin and eventually semi-matte as they wear on. They don't "dry down," though, and as a result, they are very comfortable to wear. This also means that they are not transfer-proof, but they pack enough color that there is plenty of product and still full-coverage left behind after drinking and light eating.

They applied with full color coverage and went on evenly (for the most part) without emphasizing lip texture or lip lines. The wear-time claimed--12 hours--is a lot, but most shades lasted between six and eight hours with a few leaving enough stain and color behind not to require a reapplication. The lighter the shade, the shorter the wear time, which is common.

They were comfortable to wear with a moderately hydrating feel, and they are the type of liquid lipstick I tend to reach for--something longer-wearing but still very comfortable. As they are creamier and a little thicker, it's important to remove any excess from the inner areas of the lips or to apply less and build up as necessary or else they tend to show up on teeth initially. I didn't have this recur throughout wear, though. There was a faint, vanilla scent but no discernible taste.

Browse all of our MAC Love Me Liquid Lipcolour swatches.

Ingredients

Petrolatum, Octyldodecanol, Isohexadecane, Synthetic Beeswax, Kaolin, Trioctyldodecyl Citrate, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Ppg-51/Smdi Copolymer, Pentaerythrityl Adipate/Caprate/Caprylate/Heptanoate, Silica, Boron Nitride, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax Copernicia Cerifera Cera Cire De Carnauba, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Extract, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Hordeum Vulgare (Barley) ExtractExtrait D'Orge, Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil, Methicone, Polydecene, Polybutene, Propylene Carbonate, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Calcium Aluminum Borosilicate, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Aluminum Calcium Sodium Silicate, Tin Oxide, Alumina, Hdi/Trimethylol Hexyllactone Crosspolymer, Titanium/Titanium Dioxide, Caprylyl Glycol, Hexylene Glycol, Propylene Glycol Dicaprate, Ethylhexyl Hydroxystearate, Saccharin, Flavor (Aroma), Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Phenoxyethanol, [+/- Mica, Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891), Iron Oxides (Ci 77491), Iron Oxides (Ci 77492), Iron Oxides (Ci 77499), Bismuth Oxychloride (Ci 77163), Bronze Powder (Ci 77400), Blue 1 Lake (Ci 42090), Carmine (Ci 75470), Copper Powder (Ci 77400), Red 6 (Ci 15850), Red 7 (Ci 15850), Red 21 (Ci 45380), Red 27 (Ci 45410), Red 28 (Ci 45410), Red 30 (Ci 73360), Red 33 (Ci 17200), Red 6 Lake (Ci 15850), Red 7 Lake (Ci 15850), Red 21 Lake (Ci 45380), Red 27 Lake (Ci 45410), Red 28 Lake (Ci 45410), Red 30 Lake (Ci 73360), Red 33 Lake (Ci 17200), Yellow 5 (Ci 19140), Yellow 5 Lake (Ci 19140), Yellow 6 Lake (Ci 15985)]

Disclaimer: Ingredient lists are as available by the brand (or retailer) at the time of publishing. Please always check product packaging, if it exists, for the ingredient list applicable to the product you're purchasing, or the brand or retailer's website for the most up-to-date ingredient list.

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MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour
MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour

Adore Me

MAC Adore Me Love Me Liquid Lipcolour ($24.00 for 0.1 oz.) is a rich, ruby red with cooler, blue undertones and a satin finish. It was intensely pigmented with a smooth, creamy consistency that was lightweight, fluid but velvety, which gave it a slight, hugging quality (but not clingy!) and helped the product stay on longer while still being a comfortable formula to have on. The color lasted nicely for eight and a half hours, left a strong stain behind, and felt very hydrating.

FURTHER READING: Formula Overview for details on general performance and characteristics (like scent).

Formula Overview

$24.00/0.1 oz. - $240.00 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to be long-wearing with 12-hour hydration, comfort, and feather-resistant and non-bleeding wear. They are supposed to have "one-swipe, full coverage colour."

It's a liquefied lipstick that has a smooth, creamy consistency with moderate glide and more of a velvety-creamy feel, so it was never watery but not overly thick. This is not a liquid lipstick that dries down to a matte finish after a few seconds (or even a minute); they have a creamier, moderate shine initially that wears down to satin and eventually semi-matte as they wear on. They don't "dry down," though, and as a result, they are very comfortable to wear. This also means that they are not transfer-proof, but they pack enough color that there is plenty of product and still full-coverage left behind after drinking and light eating.

They applied with full color coverage and went on evenly (for the most part) without emphasizing lip texture or lip lines. The wear-time claimed--12 hours--is a lot, but most shades lasted between six and eight hours with a few leaving enough stain and color behind not to require a reapplication. The lighter the shade, the shorter the wear time, which is common.

They were comfortable to wear with a moderately hydrating feel, and they are the type of liquid lipstick I tend to reach for--something longer-wearing but still very comfortable. As they are creamier and a little thicker, it's important to remove any excess from the inner areas of the lips or to apply less and build up as necessary or else they tend to show up on teeth initially. I didn't have this recur throughout wear, though. There was a faint, vanilla scent but no discernible taste.

Browse all of our MAC Love Me Liquid Lipcolour swatches.

Ingredients

Petrolatum, Octyldodecanol, Isohexadecane, Synthetic Beeswax, Kaolin, Trioctyldodecyl Citrate, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Ppg-51/Smdi Copolymer, Pentaerythrityl Adipate/Caprate/Caprylate/Heptanoate, Silica, Boron Nitride, Copernicia Cerifera (Carnauba) Wax Copernicia Cerifera Cera Cire De Carnauba, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Helianthus Annuus (Sunflower) Seed Extract, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Hordeum Vulgare (Barley) ExtractExtrait D'Orge, Argania Spinosa Kernel Oil, Methicone, Polydecene, Polybutene, Propylene Carbonate, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Calcium Aluminum Borosilicate, Calcium Sodium Borosilicate, Aluminum Calcium Sodium Silicate, Tin Oxide, Alumina, Hdi/Trimethylol Hexyllactone Crosspolymer, Titanium/Titanium Dioxide, Caprylyl Glycol, Hexylene Glycol, Propylene Glycol Dicaprate, Ethylhexyl Hydroxystearate, Saccharin, Flavor (Aroma), Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Phenoxyethanol, [+/- Mica, Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891), Iron Oxides (Ci 77491), Iron Oxides (Ci 77492), Iron Oxides (Ci 77499), Bismuth Oxychloride (Ci 77163), Bronze Powder (Ci 77400), Blue 1 Lake (Ci 42090), Carmine (Ci 75470), Copper Powder (Ci 77400), Red 6 (Ci 15850), Red 7 (Ci 15850), Red 21 (Ci 45380), Red 27 (Ci 45410), Red 28 (Ci 45410), Red 30 (Ci 73360), Red 33 (Ci 17200), Red 6 Lake (Ci 15850), Red 7 Lake (Ci 15850), Red 21 Lake (Ci 45380), Red 27 Lake (Ci 45410), Red 28 Lake (Ci 45410), Red 30 Lake (Ci 73360), Red 33 Lake (Ci 17200), Yellow 5 (Ci 19140), Yellow 5 Lake (Ci 19140), Yellow 6 Lake (Ci 15985)]

Disclaimer: Ingredient lists are as available by the brand (or retailer) at the time of publishing. Please always check product packaging, if it exists, for the ingredient list applicable to the product you're purchasing, or the brand or retailer's website for the most up-to-date ingredient list.

We hope you'll consider supporting Temptalia by shopping through our links below. Thanks!
We hope you'll consider supporting Temptalia by shopping through our links below. Thanks!
We hope you'll consider supporting Temptalia by shopping through our links below. Thanks!

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It’s nice to see the first couple of these review so well. I was skeptical about the long wear time (I think it promised 12, but 8.5 is a lot longer than I expected given the formula). I’m going to Ulta tomorrow, so I might pick up a couple. I’m not in the market for a red at the moment, but I may take my chance on Hey, Good Looking and maybe Still Winning.

Yeah, the wear time of 12 hours is reallyyyy excessive! The formula is longer-wearing than traditional lipstick for sure! The darker shades (like these two) are the longest wearing of the bunch from what I’ve tested so far!

I was so excited for these! Until I saw the inclusion of coconut oil, which makes my mouth hive like crazy. Such a disappointment lol. At least they are reviewing nicely so others can enjoy them :p

oh, they look very promising? Do you define this formula as non trasfer? Is there any chance, in your opinion, of wearing them under a mask without too much mess? In this sense which formula would be better between this and the powder kiss?

Oh, they will get all over a mask for sure. If you really blot it down, you can probably get away with it, but otherwise… definitely not, lol!

I prefer this myself, but I’m at home so not needing to be in a mask either!

Wow! I sure do hope and pray for an end to mask mandates, because E For Effortless is one knockout, pure glam lip! This one is so me.

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