Sporting MAC Professional Longwear Lip Pencil in Kiss Me Fast
In the summertime earlier than my freshman 12 months of highschool, my buddy Nancy taught me easy methods to kiss.
I hadn’t had a boyfriend but however figured I ought to in all probability put together myself earlier than college began, simply in case. Nancy, having dated a boy earlier that 12 months, was my closest buddy with the suitable expertise, so on our breaks throughout the algebra class we took collectively that summer season, Nancy disbursed varied pearls of kissing knowledge like…
- Eat grape lollipops earlier than kissing to freshen the breath (based on Nancy, they labored higher than breath mints)
- Observe correct gum etiquette (gum ought to not change house owners throughout a make-out session)
- Follow makes good
Neglect pillows. Nancy really useful making out together with your knee or the again of your hand to extra precisely assess spit manufacturing and refine your approach (Nancy was all in regards to the scientific technique; she wished to be an engineer). I’ve to confess — the lady was sharp. 🙂
I hadn’t thought of these previous kissing classes for years till at this time, once I determined to place the brand new MAC Professional Longwear Lip Pencils ($18 every, a part of the upcoming MAC Styledriven assortment) to the take a look at.
Professional Longwear Lip Pencils, $18 U.S./$21.50 CDN
Professional Longwear Lip Pencils from the left: Staunchly Fashionable, Good ‘N’ Spicy, Morning Espresso, Kiss Me Fast, Bittersweet and Completely It
How effectively would the brand new long-wearing, non-drying lip pencils maintain as much as kissing? With El Hub away at work at this time, there was just one method to discover out…
My knee! 🙂 And the again of my hand (for good measure). I attempted all six of the 10 shades, they usually barely transferred any of their wealthy, pigmented shade.
Professional Longwear Lip Pencil swatches from the left: Completely It, Bittersweet, Kiss Me Fast, Morning Espresso, Good ‘N’ Spicy and Staunchly Fashionable
Good ‘N’ Spicy
MAC additionally nailed the feel of those pencils, as they glide alongside my lips with out skipping or tugging.
They do price slightly greater than the $14 Lip Liners in MAC’s everlasting assortment, however I feel they ship a smoother texture, much less drying components and extra pigment, as well.
You understand how a lot I really like sensible shades and on a regular basis neutrals, proper? Properly, there are a number of shades right here with sensible prospects, like pink Good ‘N’ Spicy and rosy brown Morning Espresso. However it’s the richer colours, like pink Kiss Me Fast and darkish brown Bittersweet, that basically caught my eye.
I discover some daring lip liner colours troublesome to manage, however the easy texture of those makes all of them simple to wield. When you’ve been eager to elope with a daring lip liner, you may think about asking these out on a date.
PRICE: $18 every
AVAILABILITY: Coming quickly to North American MAC counters, shops and on-line September 22; internationally a while this month
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Talking of kisses, now this music takes me again… Another Siouxsie followers on the market who nonetheless bump it once in a while? 🙂
Your pleasant neighborhood magnificence addict,