MAC Preserving Passion is a slightly cool-toned, dark berry with a cream finish. It is a permanent lipgloss that retails for $24.00 and contains 0.28 oz.
MAC Preserving Passion Versicolour Lip Stain ($24.00 for 0.28 fl. oz.) is described as a "deep wine." It's a medium-dark, reddish plum with subtle, cool undertones. It had semi-opaque coverage that applied evenly and smoothly. The color lasted for the full eight hours and was slightly drying. Giorgio Armani #601 Plum Vinyl (P, $38.00) is cooler (90% similar). Chanel Distinction (21) (P, $34.00) is lighter (90% similar). NARS Chez Claude (LE, $26.00) is darker, more muted (90% similar). MAC Peer Pressure (LE, $20.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Exposed (P, $54.00) is brighter, warmer (90% similar). Maybelline Caviar Couture (050) (P, $8.99) is lighter (90% similar). MAC Spare Me (LE, $20.00) is darker, more muted, cooler (90% similar). Revlon Embellished (DC, $7.49) is lighter, warmer (85% similar). NARS Staying Alive (LE, $26.00) is lighter, cooler (85% similar). Chanel Caractere (P, $30.00) is lighter, cooler (85% similar). Urban Decay Vice (DC, $26.00) is lighter, brighter (80% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.
M∙A∙C Versicolour, the ultimate fusion of gloss + stain, all in one fluid formula that melts onto lips for a full-on glassy shine that lasts and lasts and lasts. Infused with emollient oils, its creamy, lightweight texture stays bright, lustrous and so comfortable without ever cracking or peeling. Like an energy shot for your lips, a range of resilient hues live long into the day (and night). Welcome to your new obsession.