Thursday, 12 July 2012

LATE Midweek Post! Pink Lemonade

(Apologies that my Wednesday post is up on a Thursday, yesterday I had a 5am start and training for work in Bristol. I didn't get home til gone 9 and after the second Dominoes of the week (tsk) I collapsed!)

MAC lipglass in 'Pink Lemonade', £13.50 for 8g.

 Despite their bad rep, I've been really enjoying using this lipglass in 'Pink Lemonade' for the last couple of weeks, and I shall tell you for why!

When I first removed the lid I did notice the product string, gloop and stick to the wand and immediately wondered if this product would be too sticky to even wear. However, after applying it onto my lips I wasn't as disappointed as I thought I'd be.

Pink Lemonade is a warm, light coral pink shade- having only been a lipgloss fan for less than a year my collection in comparison to lipsticks is mere and this shade seemed to shout out to me, as I love peaches and corals! I really enjoy the feel of gloss on my lips, they don't seem to negatively affect my lips like lipsticks do, instead acting as a barrier whilst delivering high shine. Perf!

What I find impressive is it's pigmentation. Because the formula is thicker than most other glosses I've come into contact with, one swipe applies a near opaque finish. It's good worn on it's own as it offers more than just a sheer wash that most glosses offer, but is also good layered over a lipstick for added oomph and shine.

Similarly to MAC lipsticks, these also contain that inital vanilla scent that becomes pretty much untraceable once it's on. It's lasting power is fantastic (due to the thicker consistency) however this isn't one to be worn with your hair down, on a windy day! Trust me on that one! 
It has got a slight sticky and tacky feel to it, however I don't find this uncomfortable (however some of you might).

Overall, I don't hate lipglasses! Part of me is happy that my money wasn't spent on a dud product, but part of me is sad as now there's a few more shades added onto my everygrowing list......
(FYI it's found under the 'Tinted Lipglass' section of the MAC Cosmetics website!)


  1. I dont wear gloss too often bit I dont mind a bit of stickyness. Love that colour and how pigmented it is.

  2. I'm not a lipgloss person at all, but that colour looks so pretty. X

  3. What a gorgeous shade!! Like the name too. ;) x

  4. Love the color on you! x

  5. im more of a lipstick kind of girl myself, but the shade really suits you honey! x

  6. great review! xx

  7. I've been wanting to try this for a while now, I think you've persuaded me aha!

    Grace x

  8. I love the shade of this, so pretty!
    Have just started following you :) x

  9. I've never used MAC lip glosses put this sweet pink colour looks really nice:)
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  10. I'm so impressed by how pigmented this looks on you! And jealous of your gorgeous lips haha x

  11. I never wear lipgloss but this looks really great :)

    Hope you're having a great week!

  12. The colour really suits you! :0) Dawn

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  14. i don't mind the lipglasses... especially for nights out. this shade looks GORGEOUS on u!! really pretty!!! :)xxx


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