ThisThatBeauty Reviews: MAC Prep + Prime CC Colour Correct Collection

MAC prepprime color collection

We are always striving to have perfect even-toned skin, that exactly matches our natural skin color – however the reality is sometimes we need a bit of help.  Even after applying a foundation to create a smooth canvas on the face, there can still be color issues that need to be addressed.  Foundation too yellow? [...]

ThisThatBeauty Previews: MAC Antonio Lopez Collection


Antonio Lopez’ fashion illustrations started appearing in major publications such as Vogue and Harper’s Bazaar in 1960s. “This legendary fashion illustrator’s vibrant energy, brazen attitude and love of life inspire a striking colour collection featuring: Eyes x 6 Palettes, Lips x 3 Palettes and Face Palettes perfect for highlighting natural tones and contours. Each palette displays [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: MAC Rihanna Summer Collection

MAC RiRi Summer Beauty

It’s almost here…Rihanna and M·A·C strike a chord with an online-exclusive colour collection created by the global superstar.

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: MAC Mineralize Rich Lipsticks

Mineralize Rich Shades

What is my biggest beauty weakness? Lip products, mainly lipsticks.  If I find a formula I love, I simply have to let everyone know (thank goodness I’m a blogger).  Recently I had the opportunity to try the new MAC Mineralize Rich Lipsticks for the first time, and after wearing them none stop for about a [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: MAC Baking Beauties

MAC BAking Beauties Collection Face Powders

It seems that just about every other week there is a new MAC Collection but the fact that Baking Beauties combines makeup and food has me drooling.  Baking Beauties  is based on  the artistry of cake decoration and products are packaged and named for mouth watering desserts. Face Powder in exclusively designed cupcake patterns, lipstick [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: MAC In Extra Dimension

MAC In Extra Dimension Eye Shadows

MAC In Extra Dimension collection features eye shadows, blushes and skinfinishes.   MAC Extra Dimension Eyeshadow  ($21.00 Limited Edition) The eye shadows are creamy, silky and provide luminous well defined eyes in sheer crystallized light to stunning metallic. Don’t be fooled by the pale shades you see in the pan, these colors are  iridescent and definitely live up [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: MAC Hayley Williams Collection

Hayley Williams Mac Cosmetics

If you’ve seen Hayley Williams and her hair of flames you probably have a good idea of what MAC cooked up for her limited edition collection. The lead vocalist for Paramore had a hand in creating the exclusive online collection that features shades ranging from vibrant shades of orange that is Riot Gear Nail Lacquer [...]

New York Fashion Week Fall 2013: Chado Ralph Rucci

Chado Ralph Rucci Fall 2013 Makeup

Designer: Chado Ralph Rucci Key Makeup Artist: Tom Pecheux Makeup: MAC Cosmetics The scoop: A very flawless, opulent and urbane collection with vibrant colors and expert design and workmanship. Powerful and dynamic with an intense eye that was drawn out to follow the shape of the eye and compliment the hair.  Satin finished skin with subtle [...]

New York Fashion Week Fall 2013 – MAC cosmetics for Jen Kao

Jen Kao FAll 2013 Hair Images

Designer: Jen Kao Key Makeup Artist: Yadim Makeup: MAC Cosmetics The scoop: This collection mixes “dolly polish and modern strength” – a tough but girly look with field jackets and shearling collars mixed with more feminine and glamorous touches such as elbow length leather gloves. Makeup: An ode to 70′s glamour with a modern twist [...]

ThisThatBeauty Reviews: MAC Strength Color Collection


With all the focus so often on balancing makeup, both a soft eye and strong lip or vice versa, I often crave the elegant femininity that comes from combining both at the same time.  It can create quite a bold look and can be a powerful combination, one not for the faint of heart. MAC’s [...]