MAC Amor Prohibido is a moderately warm-toned, medium plum with a natural finish. It is a limited edition lipstick that retails for $20.00 and contains 0.1 oz.
MAC Amor Prohibido Lipstick ($18.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as a "pinky mid-tone brown [with a Glaze finish]." It's a muted, medium plummy brown with warm undertones and a soft, natural sheen with faint pearl. It had semi-sheer to semi-opaque, buildable coverage, which is in line with the Glaze finish (it is similar to a Lustre finish but has more body and less shimmer). This shade lasted for three and a half hours and was lightly hydrating. Hourglass Achiever (P, $32.00) is darker (90% similar). Too Faced Honey Bear (DC, $22.00) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). Guerlain Jicky (DC, $37.00) is less shimmery (90% similar). Bobbi Brown Soft Nude (P, $24.00) is warmer (90% similar). MAC Shanghai Spice (P, $20.00) is lighter (90% similar). Urban Decay Strip (DC, $22.00) is warmer (90% similar). Benefit La La Land (DC, $18.00) is lighter (90% similar). Guerlain Air Kiss (304) (P, $37.00) is more shimmery, darker, brighter (85% similar). Tarte Berry (P, $19.00) is lighter (85% similar). Revlon Pink Truffle (DC, $7.49) is cooler (85% similar). NARS Mayflower (DC, $28.00) is warmer (85% similar). NARS Tolede (DC, $28.00) is lighter, brighter (85% similar). Urban Decay Ravenswood (P, $18.00) is cooler (85% similar). Tarte Glaze (LE, $24.00) is brighter (85% similar). Burberry Fawn (05) (P, $34.00) is brighter, cooler (85% similar). Buxom Dolly (DC, $21.00) is lighter, cooler (85% similar). Urban Decay Sheer Liar (P, $18.00) is cooler (85% similar). NARS Dolce Vita (PiP, $28.00) is cooler (85% similar). Bite Beauty Rosewood (DC, $28.00) is brighter, cooler (85% similar). ColourPop Toasty (LE, $7.00) is darker, warmer (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.
FURTHER READING: Formula Overview, which is a detailed review of the range as a whole.
Formulated to shade, define and showcase the lips, M·A·C Lipstick is available in every nuance of your favorite color and high-fashion texture. It's the iconic product that made M·A·C famous. AMPLIFIED CREME (A): Ultra-creamy. Quietly shiny. Color-packed! Hi-res: hi-impact. CREMESHEEN (C): Creme-based lipstick that imparts bright full color, with a soft and supple shine. FROST (F): Excellent color payoff with medium to high frosted shimmer-and-shine finish. LUSTRE (L): Demi-sheer with wet-look lustre finish. Very slick. Makes lips look soft, smooth, ultra-moist. MATTE (M): Pigment rich with intense color pay-off. No-shine, all matte finish. SATIN (S): Color-rich. Soft satin, semi-matte finish. Conditions while adding intense color.