MAC Itsy Bitsy, Dilly Dazzle, Love You Big Time Lipglasses Reviews, Photos, Swatches

MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass
MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass

MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass ($10.00 for 0.08 fl. oz.) is an icy, pinky-lavender with cool undertones and multi-colored pearl along with larger, copper flecks of sparkle. It had semi-opaque color coverage with all of the shimmer in it; the base color seemed sheerer and tended to blend in with my natural lip color, but there was a ton of shimmer in this one that made the gloss appear more opaque applied. This shade wore well for four and a half hours and was lightly hydrating. Huda Beauty Mystical (P, $18.00) is less shimmery (95% similar). MAC Khaaannnn! (LE, $18.50) is warmer (90% similar). Colour Pop Ponyland (LE, $6.00) is more muted (90% similar). MAC Save Ya Tears Hunny (LE, $18.50) is less shimmery, darker, warmer (90% similar). Pat McGrath Paraphernalia (P, $30.00) is less shimmery (90% similar). Surratt Beauty Je Ne Sais Quoi (P, $32.00) is less shimmery, less pigmented (95% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Pink Steam (322) (P, $29.00) is less shimmery, darker, warmer (85% similar). MAC Polar Fleece (LE, $21.00) is lighter (85% similar). MAC Perky (LE, $18.50) is lighter (85% similar). Shiseido Nebula (VI207) (P, $25.00) is lighter (85% similar). MAC Just Hustlin' (P, $21.00) is more shimmery, less pigmented, cooler (85% similar). Anastasia Moon Jelly (P, $16.00) is less shimmery, lighter, less pigmented (85% similar). Fenty Beauty Ready to Mingle (LE, ) is cooler (85% similar). Ciate Zodiac (P, $18.00) is darker, cooler (85% similar). Bite Beauty Blush Pearl (LE, $22.00) is lighter, less pigmented, cooler (80% similar). Fenty Beauty Confetti (LE, $19.00) is less shimmery, lighter, less pigmented (80% similar). MAC Glitter Parade (LE, $18.00) is lighter, less pigmented (80% similar). Too Faced Unicorn Tears (LE, $19.00) is lighter (80% similar). MAC Party Sparkle (P, $21.00) is lighter (80% similar). Huda Beauty Bewitched (LE, $18.00) is lighter, cooler (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass ($10.00 for 0.08 fl. oz.) is a muted, medium-dark purple with warm undertones and a cream finish. It had medium coverage with a light-medium weight texture that was noticeably tacky and had a tendency to highlight lip lines. While a lot of the shades from the Little MAC collection weren’t streaky, this one was surprisingly difficult to even out on the lips. On me, the color wore for five hours. Cle de Peau Fast Lane (15) (P, $48.00) is lighter (95% similar). Urban Decay Bittersweet (DC, $26.00) is darker (90% similar). Urban Decay Jawbreaker (P, $20.00) is darker (90% similar). MAC Snuggle Up (LE, $20.00) is lighter (90% similar). Make Up For Ever 501 Purple (P, $19.00) is darker (90% similar). MAC Narcissus (LE, $20.00) is warmer (90% similar). MAC Purple Panna Cotta (LE, $17.50) is more shimmery (85% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Boys Don't Cry (358) (PiP, $29.00) is darker (85% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Raspberry Beret (356) (PiP, $29.00) is darker (85% similar). MAC Heroine (P, $18.50) is more shimmery, warmer (85% similar). Anastasia Orchid (-, $16.00) is lighter, cooler (80% similar). MAC How Chic is This (LE, $20.00) is more shimmery, darker (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass ($10.00 for 0.08 fl. oz.) is a muted, medium-dark magenta purple with subtle, warm undertones and cooler, lavender and pink shimmer. It had semi-opaque color coverage that could have applied more evenly. The color didn’t pool into lip lines like some of the Lipglasses do, so that was an upside. If you don’t mind the lack of opacity, it is a more unique shade that wears longer (five hours) and is comfortable to wear. Cle de Peau Fast Lane (15) (P, $48.00) is less shimmery, lighter (90% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Raspberry Beret (356) (PiP, $29.00) is less shimmery, darker (90% similar). Pat McGrath Paraphernalia (P, $30.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Narcissus (LE, $20.00) is less shimmery (90% similar). MAC Purple Panna Cotta (LE, $17.50) is lighter (85% similar). Ciate Zodiac (P, $18.00) is lighter, less pigmented (85% similar). MAC Ruby Princess (P, $21.00) is more shimmery, brighter, cooler (85% similar). MAC Heroine (P, $18.50) is less shimmery, brighter (85% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Boys Don't Cry (358) (PiP, $29.00) is less shimmery, darker, cooler (85% similar). Huda Beauty Fearless (P, $18.00) is more shimmery, darker, more muted (80% similar). MAC Starf*cker (LE, $18.50) is less shimmery, darker, cooler (80% similar). MAC How Chic is This (LE, $20.00) is darker (80% similar). Makeup Geek Drumroll (P, $15.00) is darker (80% similar). Lancome Meteoric Violet (06) (P, $22.00) is more shimmery, darker, cooler (80% similar). MAC Star Memoir (LE, $18.50) is less shimmery, darker, more muted (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

FORMULA OVERVIEW | MAC Little MAC Lipglass ($10.00 for 0.08 fl. oz.) is a miniature-sized version of MAC’s regular Lipglass, so the formula is exactly the same and even includes shades previously released as limited edition. The Lipglass formula is supposed to be pigmented, shiny, and hydrating. I find that pigmentation can range from very sheer to totally opaque from shade to shade–there is a ton of variance–with a light-medium to medium-weight texture that’s thicker, moderately to very tacky, and lasts four to six hours. I don’t mind Lipglass myself, despite the tackiness, but if you loathe sticky glosses, Lipglass is probably not going to be your number one favorite! They are vanilla-scented but have no discernible taste. For comparison, full-sized MAC Lipglasses are $15.00 for 0.17 fl. oz. or $88.24/fl. oz. while the miniature-sized is $125.00/fl. oz. The smaller size makes the most sense for those who like more variety rather than more product or who do not typically finish a gloss.

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MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass
MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass

MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass
MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass

MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass
MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass

MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass
MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass

MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass
MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass

MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass
MAC Itsy Bitsy Lipglass

MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass
MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass

MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass
MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass

MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass
MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass

MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass
MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass

MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass
MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass

MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass
MAC Dilly Dazzle Lipglass

MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass
MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass

MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass
MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass

MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass
MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass

MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass
MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass

MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass
MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass

MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass
MAC Love You Big Time Lipglass

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Itsy Bitsy and Love You Big Time are really beautiful! I’ve been on quite a purple kick lately…actually a big kick. Might have to get these, or a close dupe, to wear over my purple lipsticks to extend wear and comfort.

The two shimmery ones, please 🙂
I really like my lipgloss a bit tacky and I love the MAC ones, I do find the glittery ones a lot better than the creamy ones, then I do like glosses to sparkle a bit (or a lot).

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