MAC Heroine Lipstick

MAC Heroine Lipstick

After being released as a Limited Edition Lipstick a couple of times, Heroine is now a part of MAC’s Permanent collection. Herione has enjoyed cult classic status for a while now. The fact that it was earlier released as limited edition made it all the more desirable. I have had a weakness for purple lipsticks […]

MAC Violetta Lipstick

MAC Violetta Lipstick

If you like bold and vibrant pinkish purple lipsticks, here’s Violetta for you! Violetta is bright, gorgeous and sensual! It reminds me of the vivid and bold lipsticks I saw in the 80s. Violetta is a bright purplish magenta lipstick with slight shimmer. It has beautiful iridescence to it. It is creamy and easy to […]

Purple Thunder

Purple Thunder

I love all colors that lie close to purple and violet in the traditional color wheel. For the sake of simplicity, I am naming this article Purple Thunder though it is about colors close to violet, lavender and not purple exclusively. I really like these shades in make up – be it lipsticks, eye shadows […]

Mac Up The Amp (Amplified Crème)

Mac Up The Amp (Amplified Crème)

The Mac website describes Up The Amp as lavender violet but I would say it is more violet than lavender. The formula is creamy and it just glides onto the lips effortlessly. This lipstick is from “Amplified” range of Mac lipsticks and therefore quite pigmented. The finish is shiny and opaque. This is one of […]

Inglot Slim Gel Lipstick #65

Inglot Slim Gel Lipstick #65

  This is a beautiful violet colored gel lipstick. Purple lovers are sure to like this shade. The formula has good pigmentation and is moderately moisturizing. It feels comfortable on the lips. Once it has warmed up, the lipstick glides onto the lips  – so on a cool day just let the tip of the […]