10 Best MAC Products Available In India + Prices + Our Recommendations
If there is one makeup brand, products of whom every makeup junkie dreams to own, it is MAC cosmetics. From makeup artists to novices, MAC makeup products have a special place in everyone’s hearts. Earlier in India, many MAC fans had to subdue their desires due to the limited availability of MAC outlets in India but since its recent launch online at nykaa.com, it is now accessible to everyone.
So what should you try out first? This can be even more overwhelming than it sounds, just because of the sheer amount of products the brand has to offer! So today we list out the best products MAC has to offer and are certainly worth spending your money on.
1. MAC Lipsticks
Starting out with what is probably one of the most popular products the brand offers! MAC has a wide range of lipsticks in possibly every formula you can imagine. These lipsticks come in 8+ textures; with the most popular ones being the Retro Mattes (very matte, very dry, long-lasting); Mattes (matte, highly pigmented and long-lasting); Satin (satin finish, highly pigmented, long-lasting); Amplified Cremes (very highly pigmented, glossy) and Cremesheens (slightly glossy, slightly sheer). Some of the most popular shades for the Indian skintones are the Ruby Woo, Mocha, Impassioned, Mehr, Crosswires, Brave, Chilli, Rebel and Velvet Teddy. They recently launched their Retro Matte Liquid Lip Colours in huge range of shades as well, some of which have an outstanding formula! In addition to their permanent collections, the brand is known to launch limited editions lipsticks periodically too, many of which are collaborations with popular celebrities.
MAC Lipstick Price In India– Rs 1450/-
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2. MAC Foundations
Another favourite of makeup lovers, foundations from MAC range from selections for different skin types and across different shades. Check out the MAC Studio Fix Fluid for a high coverage, matte foundation; MAC Matchmaster for oily skin; MAC Prolongwear for a very long-lasting wear and MAC Face and Body for a medium coverage and highly natural look. If you’re in a mood for a powder foundation, the MAC Studio Fix Powder+Foundation is one of the best powder foundations you can get.
MAC Foundation Price In India– MAC Studio Fix Fluid at Rs 2,290 (29 USD), Studio Fix Powder Plus Foundation at Rs 2290 (28 USD), Prolongwear at Rs 2800 (34 USD) and Face and Body at Rs 1700 (28 USD)
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3. MAC Concealers
MAC also has a wide range of concealers to fit every skintype in every possible shade. Check out the MAC Studio Finish Concealer (high coverage, suits almost every skin type), MAC Prolongwear Concealer (medium to high coverage, great for oily skin), MAC Select Moisture Cover (medium coverage, best for dry skin types). They also have a MAC Studio Correct and Conceal Palette which is worth checking out!
MAC Concealers Price In India– MAC Studio Finish Concealer- Rs 1700; Prolongwear concealer- Rs 1900
4. MAC Lip liners
Did you know that ‘Soar’ and ‘Spice’ lip liners have been facing a huge shortage worldwide all over the MAC counters thanks to their popularity? Lip liners from MAC are soft and have great pigmentation. This has made them quite a huge hit with makeup junkies all over the world. Add to that a couple endorsements from Kylie Jenner, some of these lip liners’ popularities have skyrocketed! Definitely worth checking out! Some of the best shades for the Indian skintones are Soar, Beet, Whirl, Spice, Cherry and Redd.
MAC Lip Liners Price In India– Rs 1400
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5. MAC Brushes
If there is one thing that you must try from MAC, it is the MAC 217 brush. There are numerous dupes of this product out there in the market but none is comparable to the efficiency this one is capable of! Although a multi-tasking brush, it is best known to blend eyeshadows like a dream! All brushes from MAC are soft, very high in quality and hardly shed any hair. If taken good care of, these will last you atleast for the next few years! Other great brushes apart from the 217 are the MAC 239, MAC 208, MAC 224, MAC 129 and MAC 231.
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6. MAC Prep + Prime Fix+
This amazing makeup spray from MAC is supposed to restore instant dewiness to your makeup and diminish any cakiness, dryness and powderiness thereof. It contains an infusion of vitamins and minerals that blend every inch of your makeup seamlessly so your makeup looks more fresh and skin-like.
MAC Fix+ Price In India– Rs 1500
7. MAC Brush Cleaner
If you use makeup brushes on a regular basis, you need this product in your life! It works to clean out the gunk and makeup lodged in your brush within seconds so it is ready to be used within a couple of minutes. Plus it disinfects your brushes as well so you don’t have to worry about any infections. Certainly one of the best MAC products out there!
MAC Brush Cleaner Price In India– Rs 900
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8. MAC Strobe Cream
Suffering from dull skin? Then this is the product you should be eyeing! This illuminating cream from MAC works best for normal to dry skin types. It works as a fool-proof way to add a youthful glow to the skin when used as moisturiser beneath the makeup.
MAC Strobe Cream Price In India– Rs 2500
9. MAC Blot Powder
This one is for all you oily-skinned beauties out there! This pressed powder from MAC has a very sheer pigmentation and excellent oil-absorbing qualities. A single touch up with this powder to the oily regions on your face will ensure a matte look which lasts for the next few hours. Since the pigmentation of this powder is very low, chances of cakiness are minimal. Its a must-have staple for oily skin types!
MAC Blot Powder Price In India– Rs 1700 (27 USD)
10. MAC Eye Brow Pencil
These thin eyebrow pencils from MAC are self-propelling and need no sharpening. They come in a number of shades to suit different eyebrow hair and result in a precise application that looks natural and lasts the entire day. The shade ‘Spiked’ suits most Indian skintones.
MAC Eye Brow Pencil Price In India– Rs 1300
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