Don’t lie! If you are a makeup junkie, once in your lifetime you must have wished for a bag full of MAC products including those delicious lipsticks and beautiful foundations. Owning MAC is a dream for people starting off with makeup.
And seriously I don’t think anybody in this world should be deprived of having that gorgeous gorgeous “Ruby woo” shade on their lips or that precious “extreme dimension 3D black mascara” on their eyes.
But hey hey? You’re pocket’s gonna be on fire if you do so ( talking about those always broke people ONLY, including me :/ )
Fortunately, this huge world of makeup has managed to cut us some slack and provide us with very cheaper yet valuable alternatives for some high end brands we love. Today I’m just gonna show you the 10 MOST FAVORITE MAC LIPSTICKS AND THEIR DRUGSTORE (cheaper) DUPES which you can buy without burning a hole in your pocket, for sure.
Before diving in, if you are just interested in the names of the dupes and not the swatches, then here is the image Just for you ?
So here we dive in?
1) MAC RETRO MATTE “RUBY WOO”
This classic bright red shade of lipstick is generously loved by almost everyone and flatters every skin colour as they say.
The very similar dupes for this shade are:
• NYX MATTE LIPSTICK “PERFECT RED”
• MILANI COLOR STATEMENT MOISTURE MATTE LIPSTICK “68 MATTE ICONIC”
• WET AND WILD MEGALAST LIP COLOR “SPOTLIGHT RED”
2) MAC MATTE LIPSTICK “MEHR”
This dirty blue pink is the one of the most loved shade in India. I own this one and it looks great on my medium skin tone.
The very close dupes for this one are:
• NYX MATTE LIPSTICK “WHIPPED CAVIAR”
• RIMMEL LONDON LASTING FINISH BY KATE MOSS LIPSTICK “104”
3) MAC MATTE LIPSTICK “VELVET TEDDY”
One of the most popular yet so unique, this light brown shades with slight red undertones is the nude everyone has in their wish list.
So obviously a lot of dupes have been created for this which are:
• WET AND WILD MEGALAST LIP COLOR “BARE IT ALL”
• NYX MATTE LIPSTICK “EURO TRASH”
• MAYBELLINE SUPER STAY MATTE INK LIQUID LIPSTICK “SEDUCTRESS”
• RIMMEL LONDON “TRENDSETTER”
• REVLON MATTE LIPSTICK “MAUVE IT OVER”
• MAYBELLINE COLOUR SENSATIONAL CREAMY MATTE LIP COLOR NUDE PERFECTION
• RIMMEL LONDON LASTING FINISH BY KATE MOSS “03”
Seems like you’ve got a lot for you’re favourite one!
4) MAC MATTE LIPSTICK “TAUPE”
This muted reddish taupe brown is my favourite shade of all times and bet will look good on most of the skin tones in India.
Lipsticks alike this one are:
• WET AND WILD MEGALAST LIP COLOR “SAND STORM”
• LA COLORS MOISTURE MATTE LIPSTICK “372 TAUPE ENVY”
• MILANI COLOR STATEMENT MOISTURE MATTE LIPSTICK “69 MATTE BEAUTY“
5) MAC SATIN LIPSTICK “TWIG”
This gorgeous yet soft muted brownish pink shade looks the best on medium to dusky skin colours.
And the undistinguishable dupes for this are:
• MAYBELLINE COLOR SENSATIONAL CREAMY MATTE LIPSTICK “TOUCH OF SPICE”
• MILANI COLOR STATEMENT LIPSTICK “ROSE FEMME”
• NYX EXTRA CREAMY ROUND LIPSTICK “B52”
6) MAC MATTE LIPSTICK “SIN”
This is the colour wanna wear when you conquer the world. The deep dark burgundy red has subtle cool, fushia-ish undertones to it.
Some related dupes for this one are:
• NYX HIGH VOLATAGE LIPSTICK “FELINE”
• WET AND WILD MEGALAST LIP COLOR “CHERRY BOMB”
• MAYBELLINE COLOR SENSATIONAL CREAMY MATTE “BURGUNDY BLUSH”
• NYX SUPER CLIQUEY MATTE LIPSTICK “DANGEROUS”
• L.A. GIRL MATTE FLAT VELVET LIPSTICK “RUNAWAY”
7) MAC SATIN LIPSTICK “REBEL“
This yummy deep berry with cool undertone is a pink-ish purple colour. And seriously will flatter fair as well as chocolate skin tones.
So incomparable dupes for this one are:
• WET AND WILD MEGALAST LIP COLOR “SUGAR PLUM FAIRY”
• MILANI COLOR STATEMENT LIPSTICK “SANGRIA”
• MAYBELLINE COLOR SENSATIONAL LOADED BOLDS LIPSTICK “BERRY BOSSY”
8) MAC MATTE LIPSTICK “WHIRL”
One of the most amazing shades in the history of Lipsticks is this one. It is the perfect warm toned medium dark brown colour. A must have in your makeup bag.
The very equivalent dupes of this beautiful shade are:
• RIMMEL LONDON LASTING FINISH LIPSTICK BY KATE MOSS “NUDE 48”
• KIKO MILANO VELVET PASSION MATTE LIPSTICK “328 ROSY BROWN”
• MAYBELLINE COLOR SENSATIONAL CREAMY MATTE “NUDE NUANCE”
• WET AND WILD MEGALAST LIP COLOR “MOCHA-LICIOUS”
9) MAC MATTE LIPSTICK “KINDA SEXY”
It is a very warm toned light coral tone which will suit most of the fair to medium skin tones.
Few closest dupes for this one are:
• WET AND WILD MEGALAST LIP COLOR “JUST PEACHY”
• MILANI COLOR STATEMENT LIPSTICK “NUDE CREME”
10) MAC SATIN LIPSTICK “CANDY YUM YUM”
This neon cotton candy pink with strong blue undertones is as rich as it sounds.
The bang on drugstore dupes for this delish are:
• L.A. GIRL MATTE FLAT VELVET “ELECTRIC”
• MILANI COLOR STATEMENT LIPSTICK “ROSE HIP”
• MAYBELLINE POWDER MATTES “FUSHIA FLASH”
See the above picture for swatches.
• NYX MATTE LIPSTICK “SHOCKING PINK”
Now who wants to hoard these cheaper alternatives and live their life happily ever after?? Because, I certainly want to!
Keep smiling and shining<3