MAC Silly Lipstick Review, Photos, Swatches

MAC Silly Lipstick
MAC Silly Lipstick

MAC Silly Lipstick ($15.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a “bright pink cream.” It’s a brightened, medium pink with a barely-there sheen that turns mostly matte after a half hour of wear. It has subtle blue undertones but doesn’t pull too cool-toned such that it borders on lavender. Chanel Kensington is darker and more luminous. NYX Pink Lyric is also darker and has a glossier shine. MAC Divine Choice is lighter. MAC Pink Nouveau is cooler-toned–bluer. MAC Naughty Saute is also bluer-based.

Silly has opaque color coverage that looks even and smooth. There’s a subtle sheen after it is initially applied, but it definitely fades away quickly and leaves behind a very matte finish. It has a lightly creamy consistency that made it so the color didn’t drag when I applied it, but it doesn’t feel heavy when worn and it clings to lips (but not in a drying, clingy kind of way) to help the color adhere better and longer. I plan to test this shade late this afternoon (I just put on the Lipglass), so I’ll update with a specific wear time after I’ve finished testing it, but based on prior experience with MAC’s formula and this finish, I would expect five hours of wear or so.

MAC Silly Lipstick Review, Photos, Swatches

A-
8.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
9
Texture
8.5
Longevity
5
Application
91%
Total
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MAC Silly Lipstick
MAC Silly Lipstick

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Christine Mielke is the editor-in-chief and has been reviewing products for over 14 years.

She has normal-to-dry skin with occasional dryness on cheeks and nose. She has a light plus skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones (view her foundation matches here).

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This is the kind of pink shade that I’ve been waiting. I love the color of pink nouveau but sometimes it’s too cool leaning on lilac so I think silly is the perfect light bubblegum pink lipstick for me.

This is such a stunning color and a definite need for my lipstick stash. It’s perfect for those nights out and just for an every day color actually when I’m feeling more bold than usual.

OMG!! I have Chatterbox, Pink Nouveau and Vuva Glam Nicki but I NEED to have this! Great shade and looks good in you!

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