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  • 10 MAC Products for your Beauty Bag

    Without MAC, how would the world of make-up survive? In honour of the iconic cosmetic brand, we shortlist the 10 best MAC products that truly work miracles.

    MAC - the holy grail of all cosmetics. Without this magical make-up brand, our lives wouldn’t be complete.

    It comes in 15 different shades, meaning everyone can experience the MAC finish.

    MAC – the holy grail of all cosmetics. Without this magical make-up brand, our lives wouldn’t be complete.

    Okay, maybe we’re exaggerating, but our faces would definitely be lacking that extra sparkle without those must have items.

    Over the past 10 years, MAC has become a cosmetic powerhouse in the beauty field, and it’s clear to see why.

    Providing millions of people with flawless faces, contoured cheekbones, luscious lips, and bold brows, this brand has now become synonymous with the word ‘make-up’.

    Whilst we adore every single product on their shelves, we have chosen 10 stand out MAC items which are a cut above the rest.

    1. MAC Lipstick in Relentlessly Red

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    Price ~ £15.50

    Any avid MAC fan’s lipstick library will have this handy stick of magic in their beauty bag.

    The iconic colour is eye catching and striking, whilst its durability is through the roof, lasting for hours on end.

    This product creates a fuller lip look, and can be worn with a full face of make-up, or with nothing at all!

    2. MAC Prep + Prime Fix+ Finishing Mist

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    Price ~ £17.00

    Nobody wants a matted, dry look after they’ve applied their make-up.

    The MAC Prep, Prime Fix, and Finishing Mix gives you that dewy, red carpet glow that we all desire.

    Its lightweight, mineral finish leaves your skin looking revitalised and fresh, as well as keeping your make-up on for longer.

    3. MAC Prep + Prime Lip

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    Price ~ £13.50

    Although MAC lipsticks have been said to be quite drying, this lip balm changes the game forever.

    It smoothes, lightens, and refines the lip, filling in those vertical splinters, and leaving you ready to take on the world.

    The slanted shape results in an easier application, without any waste.

    4. MAC Mineralize Skinfinish

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    Price ~ £24.00

    This multi-use product can be used to create an all round cheer glow, or to mould that must-have highlighted look.

    Coming in four different shaded tones, each application will leave you with that JLo glow.

    A little goes a long way with this powder, so you don’t have to cake it on to see a noticeable difference.

    5. MAC Studio Finish SPF 35 Concealer

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    Price ~ £15.00

    If you watch any YouTube beauty guru, then you’ll know about this little pot of magic.

    As well as covering redness, this concealer eradicates all of your blemishes, from dark circles under your eyes, to other pigmented skin blotches.

    It’s water resistant, fragrance free, and long lasting. But the most impressive thing about it, is that it comes in 15 different shades, meaning everyone can experience the MAC finish.

    6. MAC Eye Brow Pencils

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    Price ~ £14.00

    Nowadays, you won’t see anyone leaving the house without their eyebrows looking bold and sleek.

    That’s where this brand comes to the rescue. With 10 different colours, this pencil adds definition, shape, colour, and density to your look.

    It’s easy to blend, easy to use, and easy to get results.

    7. MAC Lipstick in Velvet Teddy

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    Price ~ £15.50

    Another lipstick to feature on our list comes in the shade Velvet Teddy.

    Any avid Kylie Jenner fan with have this in their beauty bag, as her name has become synonymous with the beige lip trend.

    It moulds a soft, chic image, and is ideal for any look either day or night.

    8. MAC Strobe Cream

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    Price ~ £24.50

    Strobing is all the range, and how else would you get that highlighted look without using this nifty MAC product?

    Once applied under the base of your make-up, you will be left with a warm, radiant, and dewy result.

    Natural light will hit the pointers of your face with ease, and leave you with an enticing glow.

    9. MAC Fluidline in Blacktrack

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    Price ~ £16.00

    If you want a gel liner that lasts all day, then this is your go-to product.

    The colour is a light black, so won’t leave you looking to heavy.

    It’s application is sooth and easy, whilst is smudge-proof quality makes this eye liner a true gem in the make-up world.

    10. MAC 187 Duo Fibre Brush

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    Price ~ £34.50

    This circular brush is perfect for lightweight application, or both foundation and powder.

    Its soft bristles form a flawless finish across your face, and provides full coverage.

    If you want that airbrushed feeling, then you should definitely consider purchasing this item.

    We absolutely adore MAC. Their products are miracle workers, and nifty enough to pop into our everyday make-up bag.

    Their inexpensive price and durability are heaven on earth, and leave us feeling sensationally perfect.

    So with that said, there is no excuse not to look one million dollars after trying our top ten miracle MAC products.

    Danielle is an English & American Literature graduate and fashion enthusiast. If she isn't finding out what's in vogue, it's classic Shakespeare texts. She lives by the motto- "Work hard, so you can shop harder!"

    Images courtesy of MAC's Official Webpage, and Visionmodels.com



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