MAC Nifty Neon is a very warm-toned, light orange with a natural finish. It is a permanent lipstick that retails for $19.00 and contains 0.1 oz.
MAC Nifty Neon Lipstick ($17.00 for 0.10 oz.) is described as an "orange [with an Amplified finish]." I't s a light-medium, yellowed orange with warm undertones and a creamy, lightly shiny finish. The pigmentation was fully opaque, and it covered evenly. The texture was moderately emollient, comfortable to apply and to wear, and went on smoothly. The color wore well for four hours on me and was lightly hydrating. MAC Sheer Mandarin (LE, $17.00) is more shimmery, darker (90% similar). MAC Tropical Buzz (LE, $25.00) is brighter (90% similar). Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Covet (DC, $18.00) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Gold Xixi (P, $19.00) is lighter, cooler (80% similar). ColourPop Oouuuu! (LE, $10.00) is darker, more muted (85% similar). Fenty Beauty Saw-C (P, $18.00) is darker (85% similar). NARS Under Arrest (LE, $28.00) is darker, cooler (80% similar). Propa Beauty Made It (P, $12.00) is darker, more muted (80% similar). Marc Jacobs Beauty Yours to Try (P, $28.00) is lighter, more muted (80% similar). Sephora Primal Instinct (77) (LE, $8.00) is darker, more muted, glossier (80% similar). MAC Tangerine Dream (P, $19.00) is darker, brighter (80% similar). MAC Primordial (P, $21.00) is more muted, less pigmented, glossier (80% similar). Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Banjee (DC, $18.00) is darker, brighter, glossier (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.
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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.