If there’s one brand that always keeps our attention focused when it comes to makeup, that is MAC Cosmetics. After the comic book-inspired Wonder Woman collection back in 2011, the cosmetic giant releases yet another comics-themed makeup line, the MAC Archie’s Girls spring 2013 collection. Creativity never seems to hit a low point at MAC Cosmetics as every season the brand spoils its fans with several makeup collections that aim to emphasize beauty and the brand’s Archie’s Girls 2013 makeup collection is one of those collections that will get your cheeks flushed and your heart racing!
The inspiration for the collection: love! And apparently MAC chose Archie’s comic-book love triangle as a source of inspiration. Cute and freckled Archie is caught between the love of Betty and Veronica, an adorable blondie and a foxy brunette, so check out the result of this Valentine’s Day-perfect collection and pick your new season faves:
MAC Archie’s Girls Eyeshadow Palette ($44) If you love to play with eyeshadow, you’re going to love MAC’s new eye palettes as their intense, rich coloration is just irresistible. Betty goes for soft shimmery and matte tones while Veronica likes to go full on drama with fabulous purples and black. Choose your fave palette as each features the following hues:
Betty – Caramel Sundae Eyeshadow Palette includes: Caramel Sundae (warm tan), Cheryl Chic (light coral pink), Showstopper (cool matte brown), Dreammaker (pale frosty yellow)
Veronica – Spoiled Eyeshadow Palette includes: Gravel (matte charcoal), Spoiled Rich (rich purple, Pin-Up Purple (mid tone orchid), Ron Ron Ron (deep navy)
MAC Archie’s Girls Blush ($22) Betty is a spoiled rich blondie that goes for that radiant, all-romantic makeup look and her day to evening must have is the Cream Soda blush, a satin finish light neutral-coral that adds a luxurious natural glow to the complexion! On the opposite side stands Veronica, who loves the seductive allure of rich makeup tones and her pick: Prom Princess – a sizzling mid-tone violet pink with a satin finish that makes heads turn!
MAC Archie’s Girls Pigment ($23) Define your eyes to perfection with the help of these richly pigmented loose eyeshadow hues that deliver the right dose of color with a frosty finish that illuminates the look.Betty goes for:
Lucky in Love – shimmering light blue-green
Cheers My Dear – light lavender
Magic Spells – blackened teal
Black Poodle – blackened pink
MAC Archie’s Girls Pearl Glide Intense Eyeliner($16.50) Sculpt your eyes to make them hypnotic using any of the following soft textured duo-chromatic eye liner pencils available in:For Betty
Black Swan – back with gold pearl
Lord It Up – bronze with pearl
Designer Purple – violet pearl
Petrol Blue – navy with pearl
MAC Archie’s Girls Pearlmatte Face Powder ($30) MAC’s new face powders available in Flatter Me (for Betty), a lovely golden peach base featuring coral hearts design and Veronica’s Blush (for Veronica), a lovely silvery pink base with deep pink heart designs can surely give your skin a mesmerizing glow, so pick your best match out of the two available options as they’re both adorable!
MAC Archie’s Girls Lipglass ($16.50) Give your sexy lips a glass-like finish using the following oh-so-feminine pigmented lipglasses signed MAC and wear the sexy shades on your bare lips or over your fave lipsticks and surely you’ll make hearts melt with your girl-next-door/ the seductress makeup look:Betty
Stay Sweet – light lavender pink
Kiss & Don’t Tell – bright coral
Summer Sweetheart – light peach
Feelin’ So Good – deep blackened plum
Mall Madness – mid-tone pink violet
Strawberry Malt – bright red
MAC Archie’s Girls Lipsticks ($16.50) Candy colors and gorgeous deep tones are Betty and Veronica’s favorite lip color shades, so go for a girly-girl look or a sexy style by plumping-up your lips with the following limited edition lipstick shades:Betty
Oh, Oh, Oh – sheer brown-plum
Girl Next Door – vivid blue-pink
Betty Bright – light vibrant peach
Boyfriend Stealer – deep blackened plum
Ronnie Red – matte bright red
Daddy’s Little Girl – mid-tone pink-violet
MAC Archie’s Girls Nail Lacquers ($17.50) Make sure you look radiant from lips to tips as perfection is brought through attention to detail. To complete your look, MAC created 4 new nail lacquer hues that you’ll be able to rock individually or combined. Go for a Betty look or a Veronica using the following nail lacquers as they’re all hot!
Betty – Pep Pep Pep (light peach nude) and Comic Cute – bright coral (bright coral)
Veronica – Past Curfew (deep berry) and Double Trouble (deep navy)
Also featured in MAC’s Archie’s Girls 2013 makeup collection are various stylish accessories such as makeup brushes, a coin purse, a makeup bag, a tote and a mirror. The collection will hit the shelves starting January 30, so keep and eye out on your must haves as these sizzling, flirty and fun makeup products are probably going to cause a fan frenzy among beauty enthusiasts!
Photo courtesy of MAC Cosmetics