MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette Review, Photos, Swatches

MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette
MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette

MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette ($44.00 for 0.10 oz.) is a purple-themed palette with six shades, one of which is available individually, while four others are repromotes. It was a good palette overall with no big misses but no big home runs either. With MAC’s recent palettes, often shades that seem so-so swatched tend to look and apply better on the lid. All six shades lasted at least eight hours on me before fading, which is always nice to see.

Sweet Allure is described as a “soft light pink [with a Satin finish].” It’s a light, pinky-beige with warm undertones and a frosted sheen. It had good color payoff with a soft, blendable consistency that was easy to use and lasted for eight and a half hours. This seems like it should be the same as Sweet Allure in the 15/Cool Neutral palette, but the one I have in my larger palette has much less of a sheen. See comparison swatches / view dupes.

French Clay is described as a “white grey [with a Frost finish].” It’s a light-medium, golden taupe with warm undertones and a frosted finish. It had nice pigmentation while the texture was soft, buttery, and blendable. It wore well for eight and a half hours. This shade is also found in the 15/Cool Neutral palette. See comparison swatches / view dupes.

Tendersmoke is described as a “muted silver lilac [with a Frost finish].” It’s a muted, medium-dark purple with a hint of gray and a pearly sheen. It had decent to good pigmentation, though the texture was a smidgen stiff in the pan. I didn’t have any issues blending it out. It started to fade after eight hours of wear. See comparison swatches / view dupes.

Stars ‘n’ Rockets is described as a “purple with pink pearl [with a Veluxe Pearl finish].” It’s a brightened, fuchsia-purple with an iridescent lavender sheen. It had decent pigmentation, but it could have been better and the texture could have been softer. It lasted for eight hours on me. It is part of the permanent range. See comparison swatches / view dupes.

Frizzyplum is described as a “dark violet with multi-dimensional pearl [with a Frost finish].” It’s a medium-dark, warm-toned purple with a frosted sheen. It had good color payoff with a fairly soft consistency that was blendable on the skin. On me, the color stayed on well for eight hours. See comparison swatches / view dupes.

Overnight is described as a “cool black [with a Matte finish].” It’s a deep black with cool undertones and a matte finish. It had decent to good color coverage, but I wish it was more blendable. The texture was a little drier and stiffer, and this translated to application as well. It did wear for eight hours, though. See comparison swatches / view dupes.

Violetwink
Violetwink
8.5
Product
9
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
8.5
Longevity
5
Application
88%
Total
Sweet Allure
Sweet Allure
9
Product
9
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9
Longevity
5
Application
91%
Total
French Clay
French Clay
9.5
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9
Longevity
5
Application
93%
Total
8.5
Product
8.5
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
8.5
Longevity
5
Application
87%
Total
Frizzyplum
Frizzyplum
8.5
Product
9
Pigmentation
8
Texture
8.5
Longevity
5
Application
87%
Total
Overnight
Overnight
8
Product
9
Pigmentation
8
Texture
8.5
Longevity
4.5
Application
84%
Total
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MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette
MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette

MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette
MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette

MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette
MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette

MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette
MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette

MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette
MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette

MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette
MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette

MAC Sweet Allure Eyeshadow
MAC Sweet Allure Eyeshadow

MAC Sweet Allure Eyeshadow
MAC Sweet Allure Eyeshadow

MAC French Clay Eyeshadow
MAC French Clay Eyeshadow

MAC French Clay Eyeshadow
MAC French Clay Eyeshadow

MAC Tendersmoke Eyeshadow
MAC Tendersmoke Eyeshadow

MAC Tendersmoke Eyeshadow
MAC Tendersmoke Eyeshadow

MAC Stars 'n' Rockets Eyeshadow
MAC Stars ‘n’ Rockets Eyeshadow

MAC Stars 'n' Rockets Eyeshadow
MAC Stars ‘n’ Rockets Eyeshadow

MAC Frizzyplum Eyeshadow
MAC Frizzyplum Eyeshadow

MAC Frizzyplum Eyeshadow
MAC Frizzyplum Eyeshadow

MAC Overnight Eyeshadow
MAC Overnight Eyeshadow

MAC Overnight Eyeshadow
MAC Overnight Eyeshadow

MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette
MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette

MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette
MAC Violetwink Eyeshadow Palette