Hi Darlings, today’s review is going to be of the MAC Retro Matte Liquid Lipstick in Feel So Grand.
I got this shade for a specific reason, actually two, I fell in love with it because it is what Anastasia Steele is wearing at the end of Fifty Shades Darker. Don’t love the film but I loved the lipstick in that scene and it’s this one.
I decided to get it now because (I don’t know if it’s like this everywhere) but in Italy, if you buy a MAC matte lipstick you get a pop socket for your phone with their logo and I really wanted it!
You can get it on maccosmetics.com for 22$
It is a deep true red and it’s perfect for every skin tone since it’s not too cool or warm.
The packaging has the classic MAC rounded cup but it’s a liquid lipstick which I find really cute.
The scent is nothing particular, it doesn’t really smell of anything.
The applicator has a teardrop shape which makes it very precise and easy to use.
PIGMENTATION & FORMULA
The formula is super lightweight and it feels like nothing on the lips.
It’s slightly drying but it’s not unbearable.
On me, it lasted 4 hours but as soon as you eat it goes away, overall I’m not impressed with the lasting power, it could be better.
- Colour: 10/10
- Longevity: 5/10
- Application: 7/10
- Texture: 8/10
- Pigmentation: 10/10
- Packaging: 8/10
This lipstick is stunning, I love the way it looks, the shade and the packaging. It’s comfortable and easy to use but the lasting power really disappointed me, if I wear a liquid lipstick I want it to last. Honestly, Ruby Woo lasts a lot better and it’s a regular lipstick, this is nice but I’d still go with that.
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