My first Mac haul – January 2014

I know I had Mac items in my What I had for Christmas post but they weren’t things that I bought myself so I, still, consider this my first Mac haul! 
I was really lucky to have been bought some gorgeous things from Mac by my wonderful fiance but there’s still a few things I’ve really wanted to try from the brand so I decided to invest some of my Christmas money in some key pieces. 
One eye shadow (in the pan as I have a tin where I keep some de-potted shadows and I am Not paying extra for some plastic casing!), one paint pot and one lipstick.

The shadow that I picked up is ‘All That Glitters’ as I’d seen it in so many videos and I just had some sort of weird fixation on it! As it happens, it’s quite similar to a lot of shadows that I have in palettes but I do like it, none the less, and I definitely do like the Mac formula (Which you’d hope I would considering they’re £10 even just in the pan!)

For my first ever Mac lipstick I picked up ‘Syrup’ – I won’t lie, there’s something special about the feel of the packaging of Mac lipsticks… they feel Good quality and Nice.

This was something else I’d been fixated on for a while after seeing it in a number of videos/posts and I just really wanted it, I am very pleased with it and I Do see why people have Mac lipstick addictions (even if they are £15)

Lastly I picked up a Paint pot in ‘Bare Study’ – I’ve wanted a really neutral cream base, with a slight shimmer, for a while so this was the obvious choice. I wanted to see what all of the fuss was about with paint pots and I do have to say, I like it.

All in all, I quite love all three of my Mac purchases – Will you suddenly see a tonne of Mac hauls from me? No, I’m afraid not. If I had the money then, maybe, but I definitely will be sticking to my drug store purchases for the rest of the year (Other than the hauls that you’ll see which were also bought with Christmas money!)

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  1. Claire doesbeauty January 7, 2014 / 12:26 pm

    Haha i bought some shadows in pans too as couldn't bare to pay extra for a plastic pot! Syrup is a really nice colour, that may be my next choice!

    Claire x|Claire does beauty

  2. Hannah Clementson January 7, 2014 / 12:33 pm

    ooow these are lovely. I hope to own some mac products this year. They really do look lovely 🙂

  3. beautyqueenuk January 7, 2014 / 3:06 pm

    Ooh this is a lovely haul, I like the look of Syrup and the Bare Study Creme… I must break my MAC virginity x
    Beautyqueenuk xx

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