MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio Review & Swatches

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MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio
MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio

Medium Deep

MAC Medium Deep Flashing Ice Extra Dimension Skinfinish Trio ($39.50 for 0.31 oz.) is a new, limited edition trio of deeper highlighter tones designed for “medium-deep” skin tones. All three shades had semi-opaque to mostly opaque pigmentation, which could be built up or sheered out (or used with a lighter hand). The texture was smooth, blendable, and dense/firm without being stiff, so they were easy to work with and performed consistently with the formula at-large.

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MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Gold Me Closer Extra Dimension Skinfinish

Gold Me Closer

Gold Me Closer is a bright, medium yellowy gold with moderate, warm undertones and a bright, metallic finish. It had semi-opaque color coverage in one layer, which could be built up to full coverage if desired or buffed out for sheerer coverage if preferred. It had flashes of lavender and paler gold pearl throughout, though I didn’t get much of a shift or anything.

It had an intense, metallic sheen that stopped just shy of emphasizing my skin’s natural texture. The powder had a smooth, blendable consistency that was dense and firm but not stiff to work with. It lasted well for eight and a half hours before fading a bit.

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

Formula Overview

$37.00/0.31 oz. - $119.35 Per Ounce

The Extra Dimension Skinfinish formula is supposed to give “the perfect glow to the skin” with a “creamy powder formula” that wears for “10 hours.” It’s a powder highlighter that I’d describe as a moderate to intense highlighter, and they come in varying hues with some that might work as highlighting blushes/bronzers are on some skin tones and true highlighters on other skin tones. In general, the formula is very pigmented, blendable, and wears around eight to nine hours on me.

Browse all of our MAC Extra Dimension Skinfinish swatches.

Ingredients

Mica, Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate, C12-20 Acid Peg-8 Ester, Hdi/Trimethylol Hexyllactone Crosspolymer, Squalane, Glycerin, Chondrus Crispus (Carrageenan) Extract, Ethylhexylglycerin, Dicalcium Phosphate, Polysorbate 80, 1,2-Hexanediol, Silica, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Tin Oxide, Caprylyl Glycol, [+/- Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891), Iron Oxides (Ci 77491), Iron Oxides (Ci 77492), Iron Oxides (Ci 77499), Bismuth Oxychloride (Ci 77163), Blue 1 Lake (Ci 42090), Carmine (Ci 75470), Manganese Violet (Ci 77742), Ultramarines (Ci 77007), Yellow 5 Lake (Ci 19140)]

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MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Desire Fire Extra Dimension Skinfinish

Desire Fire

Desire Fire is a light-medium, golden copper with strong, warm undertones and a smooth, luminous sheen. The texture was soft, smooth, and blendable without being too firmly-pressed into the pan, but it had that denser, firmer feel of a gel-powder formula.

It had opaque color payoff in a single layer, which could be dialed down if desired as there was no powderiness/excess product kicked up, so all one had to do was use a lighter hand. It wore nicely for eight and a half hours before fading visibly.

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

Formula Overview

$37.00/0.31 oz. - $119.35 Per Ounce

The Extra Dimension Skinfinish formula is supposed to give “the perfect glow to the skin” with a “creamy powder formula” that wears for “10 hours.” It’s a powder highlighter that I’d describe as a moderate to intense highlighter, and they come in varying hues with some that might work as highlighting blushes/bronzers are on some skin tones and true highlighters on other skin tones. In general, the formula is very pigmented, blendable, and wears around eight to nine hours on me.

Browse all of our MAC Extra Dimension Skinfinish swatches.

Ingredients

Mica, Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate, C12-20 Acid Peg-8 Ester, Hdi/Trimethylol Hexyllactone Crosspolymer, Squalane, Glycerin, Chondrus Crispus (Carrageenan) Extract, Ethylhexylglycerin, Dicalcium Phosphate, Polysorbate 80, 1,2-Hexanediol, Silica, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Tin Oxide, Caprylyl Glycol, [+/- Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891), Iron Oxides (Ci 77491), Iron Oxides (Ci 77492), Iron Oxides (Ci 77499), Bismuth Oxychloride (Ci 77163), Blue 1 Lake (Ci 42090), Carmine (Ci 75470), Manganese Violet (Ci 77742), Ultramarines (Ci 77007), Yellow 5 Lake (Ci 19140)]

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MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish
MAC Call Me Sugar Extra Dimension Skinfinish

Call Me Sugar

Call Me Sugar is a medium, rosy plum with subtle, cooler undertones for the base and warmer, flecks of icy pink and warmer gold pearl and faint sparkle throughout. It had nearly opaque pigmentation in a single layer, though the firmer, denser nature of the formula made it easy to pick up less product as it wasn’t powdery at all.

The powder applied evenly to bare skin and blended out with ease. There were signs of fading present after eight and a half hours of wear.

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

Formula Overview

$37.00/0.31 oz. - $119.35 Per Ounce

The Extra Dimension Skinfinish formula is supposed to give “the perfect glow to the skin” with a “creamy powder formula” that wears for “10 hours.” It’s a powder highlighter that I’d describe as a moderate to intense highlighter, and they come in varying hues with some that might work as highlighting blushes/bronzers are on some skin tones and true highlighters on other skin tones. In general, the formula is very pigmented, blendable, and wears around eight to nine hours on me.

Browse all of our MAC Extra Dimension Skinfinish swatches.

Ingredients

Mica, Cetearyl Ethylhexanoate, C12-20 Acid Peg-8 Ester, Hdi/Trimethylol Hexyllactone Crosspolymer, Squalane, Glycerin, Chondrus Crispus (Carrageenan) Extract, Ethylhexylglycerin, Dicalcium Phosphate, Polysorbate 80, 1,2-Hexanediol, Silica, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite, Tin Oxide, Caprylyl Glycol, [+/- Titanium Dioxide (Ci 77891), Iron Oxides (Ci 77491), Iron Oxides (Ci 77492), Iron Oxides (Ci 77499), Bismuth Oxychloride (Ci 77163), Blue 1 Lake (Ci 42090), Carmine (Ci 75470), Manganese Violet (Ci 77742), Ultramarines (Ci 77007), Yellow 5 Lake (Ci 19140)]

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I’m glad I’ve got Plum Foolery but I still may buy this just for Call Me Sugar (the other 2 shades are totally not flattering with my skin tone which isn’t surprising, as this was “curated” for darker skin tones). I really wish MAC would release Call Me Sugar as a single. I’d be at the counter in a heart-beat!

This is such a lovely set of shades for those of us in the Medium thru Deep range! I truly love each and every shade in this trio. They are all perfect.

Oooh, these are so lovely!! Like you, Mariella, I’d buy call me sugar as a single so fast. But the other two wouldn’t work on me. The lighter palette, however, is probably going to end up in my cart. Glad to see such a beautiful product!

This is an excellent face palette, with all shades receiving a great rating. I am just wondering whether the first gold shade is too yellowy gold as the other two shades seem to have a more subtle edge.
Call Me Sugar is a gorgeous blush shade.

I ordered this from MAC a few days ago. So happy it scored well! Every year I buy a few items from MAC’s holiday collection. Hopefully I’ll find a MAC nude lip stick/gloss set for my niece’s Xmas present.

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