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Wednesday, 7 January 2015

Throwback to the 90s lip- Mac Faux




Unless you have been living under a rock I am sure you are aware of the Kylie Jenner lip phenomenon which has hit the beauty world and made the 90s brown lip have a major comeback! Now I love a trend but now as I am a bit older *ahem 22* I feel I have become a little wiser with my money and won't buy something which does not suit me. I tried Teddy and Honey Love on at the Mac counter as I know these have been really popular but sadly because I have pink lips and a red undone to my skin they did not suit me. If this sounds like you than I may just have found you the shade that will suit you!

Max Faux is a Satin finish lipstick and drags slightly so a lip scrub on those lips is essential ladies! On me this comes up as pinky brown and is the closest to a nude brown I will ever be able to rock and I find it lasts on me around 3 hours before the colour starts to fade. I personally think it is such a lovely colour for the day time and is the only lipstick I have been reaching for recently, even to work, to try and help with my January blues! 

As bizarre as it sounds this lipstick makes me feel like I have got my 'business together,' and that I should be heading to work on Wall Street. Wolf of Wall Street anyone?! haha.

Have you tried this lipstick? Any of you given in to the Kylie Jenner tidal wave?

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23 comments:

  1. Such a gorgeous colour on you! xx

    hellotashaa.blogspot.co.uk

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  2. This is lovely, the shade really suits you. I hadn't really fancied going for this sort of colour until I read your post, but I'm now planning on testing this out at my local Mac counter at the weekend - I could do with a pared down shade for those days where I haven't got the energy to rock a bright lip!xx

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  3. Oh wow, this is really an overlooked mac lipstick.
    The colour is so lovely and it looks beautiful on you. Totally agree with you on the whole more mature lipstick :) I'm currently 23 and have been using more muted toned colours. Right now I am loving MAC plumful~

    Have a nice day ♥

    Ying | * Y i n g c b e a u t y *

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  4. Wow this looks like such a gorgeous colour, I'm popping to MAC tomorrow so this will definitely be on tomorrows lipstick wishlist :)

    Charlee XO | CharmedCharlee

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  5. I love mac - I've got an obsession! That lipstick suits you beautifully! X x x

    www.beyondthevelvet.blogspot.co.uk

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  6. Gotta say you've got the most kissable lips I've ever seen💋 Mwaaaah💏

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    1. Haha Hi Boo! Nice to know you do read my blog :P :) xxxx

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  7. Got to love when a lipstick makes you feel this way! And gorgeous colour, gone right onto my list!

    Annabel ♥
    Mascara & Maltesers

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  8. This is a gorgeous shade! Although it is more nude, there still is a hint of colour which we love! We've been looking for nude lip products for the last few weeks, so we might have to make a naughty purchase and pick this one up!

    M + K

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  9. That colour looks so flattering on you!! :)
    ♥Natalie
    Yours Truly, NY


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  10. You look beautiful! I love the lipstick.

    thelesfleur.blogspot.com

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  11. Looks lush! I'm feeling the more brown lipsticks now but need to find something suitable that won't look silly. Know of anything? xx

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  12. This shade looks gorgeous on you, really compliments your skin tone! I'm not brave enough for a nude lip, I daren't go near the Kylie Jenner look as my skin is far too pale ha x

    Always, Alice x

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  13. I haven't tried this but it look so beautiful on you, would be great as an everyday lipstick :)

    Rebecca Coco

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  14. Love the look of this lipstick! xx
    http://cocoamay.blogspot.co.uk

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  15. Absolutely gorgeous colour on you! Will try it next time I'm in a MAC! x

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  16. I really like Faux, it's great for everyday. I too don't look really good with brown-nude colours and this is as close I can get.

    Beauty Inside Art

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  17. This looks amazing on you! xx

    Julie
    www.rainingcake.com

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  18. Usually I use Chanel 'Satisfaction' but it just doesn't seem to stay out, I'll defo try this one. Thanks!!

    Heather

    www.theduncanadventures.com

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  19. You're so pretty :') lovely lipstick shade xx

    www.krystelcouture.com

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  20. This lipstick looks amazing on you, it really suits you. Thanks for sharing ;) xx

    Danielle ||Miss Sunshine & Sparkle

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