MAC x Charlotte Olympia Lipsticks Reviews, Photos, Swatches

MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick
MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick

MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a “deep red.” It’s a muted, medium-dark red with subtle, cooler pink undertones and a semi-matte finish. It had a velvety, smooth, light-medium thick texture that applied well without dragging or skipping. It had opaque color coverage that sat well on the lips. The color wore well for six hours and left a stain behind. It was neither drying nor hydrating. Urban Decay 714 (LE, $18.00) is more muted, warmer, less glossy (95% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Dylan (P, $36.00) is cooler (95% similar). Anastasia Primary #3 (Vol. 1) (P, ) is darker, more muted (95% similar). Colour Pop Silhouette (DC, $6.00) is warmer, less glossy (95% similar). Urban Decay 714 (P, $17.00) is cooler (95% similar). Burberry Military Red (P, $34.00) is glossier (95% similar). MAC Just Add Romance (P, $20.00) is cooler (95% similar). Makeup Geek Beauty Queen (P, $12.00) is darker (95% similar). MAC Von Teese (LE, $17.50) is darker (95% similar). Kat Von D Tijuana (P, $21.00) is warmer (90% similar). MAC My Inner Femme (LE, $17.50) is warmer (90% similar). NARS Cruella (P, $27.00) is more muted (90% similar). NARS Don't Stop (P, $26.00) is less glossy (90% similar). Hourglass Secretly (P, $34.00) is darker (95% similar). Colour Pop Fighter (DC, $5.00) is cooler (90% similar). Kat Von D Hexagram (P, $21.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (90% similar). Bite Beauty Rosehip (P, $24.00) is lighter, brighter (90% similar). Besame Besame Red 1920 (P, $22.00) is cooler (90% similar). MAC High Heels (LE, $21.00) is less glossy (90% similar). MAC Kinky (LE, $17.50) is cooler (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

MAC Retro Red Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a “deep brown-red.” It’s a muted, medium-dark red-burgundy with warmer undertones and a semi-matte finish. It had rich color payoff that applied well and didn’t skip or tug on the lips when applied from the tube. The texture is comfortable without having too much slip or being too clingy. On me, the color lasted for five and a half hours and stained. It was neither drying nor hydrating. Colour Pop Poison (LE, $5.00) is darker (90% similar). Tarte XOXO (P, $20.00) is less glossy (95% similar). Make Up For Ever C406 (P, $22.00) is cooler (95% similar). Hourglass At Night (P, $34.00) is darker (95% similar). NARS Golshan (P, $25.00) is warmer, less glossy (95% similar). MAC Lee Hi (LE, $17.50) is darker (95% similar). Kat Von D Project Chimps (LE, $20.00) is lighter, less glossy (95% similar). MAC Viva Glam I (P, $17.50) is darker, cooler (90% similar). NARS Codie (LE, $34.00) is lighter, cooler, glossier (90% similar). Make Up For Ever M402 (P, $22.00) is cooler (90% similar). NARS Just Push Play (P, $26.00) is darker, less glossy (90% similar). NARS Rouge Indiscret (LE, $28.00) is darker (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Velvet Cherry (08) (P, $50.00) is darker, glossier (90% similar). NARS Fearless Red (LE, $28.00) is lighter, more muted, better quality (90% similar). Maybelline Divine Wine (P, $7.99) is darker (85% similar). NARS Olivia (P, $34.00) is darker, cooler, glossier (85% similar). NARS Infatuated Red (P, $27.00) is darker, cooler (85% similar). MAC Diva (P, $17.50) is darker, cooler (90% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a “true red.” It’s a bright, medium red with neutral-to-warm undertones and a semi-matte finish. The texture had a little more slip compared to the other two shades, though it was still more of the velvety-smooth variety that MAC has been putting out for their matte finishes. It had mostly opaque coverage that applied smoothly and evenly. This shade lasted for five and a half hours, left behind a stain, and was non-drying. MAC Von Teese (LE, $17.50) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Maybelline Dynamite Red (P, $7.49) is darker (95% similar). MAC Dynasty Red (LE, $17.50) is cooler (95% similar). MAC Just Add Romance (P, $20.00) is more muted (95% similar). Givenchy Heroic Red (321) (LE, $36.00) is glossier (95% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Nikita (Left) (LE, ) is warmer (95% similar). Hourglass I Crave (P, $34.00) is lighter (95% similar). Burberry Military Red (P, $34.00) is glossier (95% similar). Kat Von D Tijuana (P, $21.00) is darker (90% similar). Bite Beauty Gazpacho (P, $26.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). MAC My Inner Femme (LE, $17.50) is warmer (90% similar). Urban Decay 714 (LE, $18.00) is cooler (90% similar). Maybelline Siren in Scarlet (P, $7.99) is lighter, brighter, cooler (90% similar). NARS Rita (P, $34.00) is darker, glossier (90% similar). Hourglass Secretly (P, $34.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Urban Decay 714 (P, $18.00) is more muted, less glossy (90% similar). Bite Beauty Rosehip (P, $24.00) is brighter, cooler (90% similar). MAC Kinky (LE, $17.50)(90% similar). Colour Pop Silhouette (DC, $6.00) is less glossy (90% similar). Urban Decay F-Bomb (P, $17.00) is glossier (90% similar). Top 20 dupes listed, see the rest. See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

The MAC x Charlotte Olympia collection arrives online on March 17th.

Retro Rouge
Retro Rouge
8.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
9
Texture
9.5
Longevity
5
Application
93%
Total
8.5
Product
9.5
Pigmentation
8.5
Texture
9.5
Longevity
5
Application
91%
Total
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MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick
MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick

MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick
MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick

MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick
MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick

MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick
MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick

MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick
MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick

MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick
MAC Leading Lady Red Lipstick

MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick
MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick

MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick
MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick

MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick
MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick

MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick
MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick

MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick
MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick

MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick
MAC Retro Rouge Lipstick

MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick
MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick

MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick
MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick

MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick
MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick

MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick
MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick

MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick
MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick

MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick
MAC Starlett Scarlet Lipstick