Dangerously Red is a bright, medium-dark pink-red with subtle, cool undertones and a matte finish. It had nearly opaque pigmentation with a velvety texture that glided easily across the lips but had minimal shine. It was slightly thin, though, and I noticed there was a bit of color in my lip lines over time, though the brightness of the color made that harder to see from a normal viewing distance. It lasted for over six hours and was slightly drying on me.
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.