MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder Review, Photos, Swatches

MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder
MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder

MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder ($28.00 for 0.29 oz.) is a medium pink with subtle, cool undertones and gold sparkle over a satin finish. ColourPop Prenup (P, $8.00) is less shimmery, cooler (90% similar). Too Faced Lollipop (LE, ) is brighter (90% similar). Sleek MakeUP Icing Sugar (PiP, $6.99) is warmer (90% similar). Charlotte Tilbury Love is the Drug (P, $40.00) is more shimmery, darker, warmer (90% similar). Black Opal Nectar (P, $8.95) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). MAC Dame (P, $24.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (90% similar). MAC Divine Desire (LE, $24.00) is more shimmery, darker, brighter (85% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.

It’s interesting how poorly this performed compared to Sweet Vision! The powder was much drier, looser, and had a chunkier consistency overall that made it difficult to use. The pigmentation was weaker with semi-sheer coverage at best, and it did not want to adhere evenly to skin as it was just so, so dry. If you used liquid or cream foundation and applied it while the base was still drying down, you could get better coverage, but it would still be difficult to blend. It seemed to wear about seven hours on me, but it already looked faded from the beginning, so it wasn’t as easy to tell!

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MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder

MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder

MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder

MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder

MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder

MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder

MAC Yum Yum Yum Magic Dust Powder

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Makeup Look
On face:
  • Guerlain Lingerie de Peau Foundation
  • Laura Mercier Loose Setting Powder
On eyes:
  • MAC Dance Flowers Dance Eyeshadow
  • MAC Forward March Eyeshadow
  • MAC Pretty Dainty Eyeshadow
  • MAC Rabblerouser Eyeshadow
  • MAC Dark Lullaby Eyeshadow
  • Sephroa Cookie Crunch Contour Eye Pencil
On lips:
  • MAC Be Fabulous Mineralize Rich Lipstick
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Oh dear, this is terrible. I don’t want to work that hard to make a blush work, no matter how pretty it is in the pan. Your eye look is stunning.

Wow, I wasn’t too impressed by the initial swatch, but it even worse than I thought. Well, I was already planning to get Sweet Visions, at least I won’t be tempted by this one

Wtf? MAC either needs to way up R&D spending and time on holiday releases or just chill on them altogether. No excuse for something like this to hit the market, especially for LE markup pricing.

I briefly entertained the idea of getting this (I need another blush in this colour family – which happens to be my favourite about as much as I need another eyeshadow like Inglot 419 (or Eureka, Snakeskin Dress, Sumptuous Olive….you get the picture) but seeing that D for dreadful rating, I am cured!

Interesting how this is so bad, and the other so good. I can’t even begin to figure out how it can happen, and if it happens (and it did) why do they release the bad product, why not just have one blush and hide the failiure deep in the MAC basement of bad products, I’m sure they must have one.

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