Sneak Peek: MAC Versicolour Stains Photos & Swatches

MAC Versicolour Stain ($24.00 for 0.28 fl. oz.) is a new gloss/stain hybrid from MAC that will be available in 16 shades. The online release date is March 31st. I have 14 of the 16 shades, which you’ll see below — full reviews to come!

MAC Versicolour Stains

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Clearly they found a true lip formula. The arm swatches look dreadful. What does that portend for the peri-lip skin? Probably stays put on the lip, good. As usual, not all shades perform equally, and some pull into liplines more than others. The usual suspects. Some more sheer, some more opaque. But there’s a nice range of shades, Perpetual Holiday looking pretty decent, given all the issues with this shade family (it’s even lower performing in Audacious.). Personal preference is for the oranges, despite A &F looking uneven and not like the swatch. Can’t, Won’t looks swell. I know you’ll tell us if it has my dreaded hidden pink/coral pull. This is a new line/formula, not LE, right?

I LOVE that these are a stain hybrid, and especially Last Minute!!! I hate that these are LE and I just started a no-buy that will end June 1 🙁

These look and sound exactly like the YSL glossy stains which I LOVE! They looks so lush on your lips Christine! Def checking these out! 🙂

I love Tattoo My Heart when I first looked at the swatch. But, up close it looks like it’s in the lip lines a little. I really don’t have anything like this. So, I’m pretty excited for the reviews.

Looks like a mixed bag, will wait for reviews. I do like that some of them are bright colors but have some translucency, makes them easier to wear, nice for summer. Wonder if they really leave a stain behind. Eyeing Tattoo My Heart, think it will go well with MAC Spring Flock blush.

Love that Tattoo My Heart shade!!! I like this move towards glossier, juicier lips for summer, a lot! Here’s hoping that as these sit on the lips, they get more of a stained glass type of appearance. Yes, I’m excited for this trend!

I like all of these, but I don’t usually get on with lip stains, my lips usually react to them, like Benefit Benetint. It’s not as if I can return them easily here ?.

It will be really interesting to read the reviews on these. I do like quite a few of them, generally I’m not into lipstains, but these might be an exeption.

They look quite similar to the YSL Glossy Stain, now I’m wondering is the formula is anything like it! (The original Glossy Stains dry my lips out badly but I love the Pop Water shades).

So I was just looking at the comments since these released recently and I have the same problem! I’ve tried the YSL glossy stains and the Revlon ones and a few hours later and for a couple of days my lips are dying! So I just tried these on and around 4 hours later my lips were so dry and in pain:( it’s such a shame because I love how they feel and the stain that they leave behind. I read somewhere it’s because of the alcohol they contain. I checked the mac’s ingredients and they have alcohol too. I will try the Ysl pop water shades of you say you can handle them. Here’s hoping!

MAC is really late to the party on these! YSL & Dior have had these oil- gel hybrids available for a while now. I have a few from Laneige and The Face Shop and I like them but I kinda forgot about using them lately. The dark and/or the intense colors should be really nice because typically you get a good stain from them. Excited for your reviews!

Tattoo My Heart is my favourite of the bunch, although Can’t Stop Won’t Stop appeals to me too. I think it would look amazing in the summertime with a bit of a tan 🙂 $24.00 is a pretty reasonable price, too. I look forward to the reviews!

Looks like an interesting product. Usually I’m not so keen on corals, but I like Truly Everylasting. 🙂 Can’t wait for the reviews!

They don’t look as pigmented as the vamplify glosses but these could be better than their horrid liquid lipsticks (they crumble too much and make a mess)

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