Wednesday, 22 January 2014

Review | MAC Lady Danger Lipstick


Review | MAC Lady Danger Lipstick
Review | MAC Lady Danger Lipstick

Review | MAC Lady Danger Lipstick
Review | MAC Lady Danger Lipstick
Review | MAC Lady Danger Lipstick



Review | MAC Lady Danger Lipstick























MAC Lipstick in Lady Danger £15

Lady Danger had been on my wishlist for a while, although my MAC lipstick wishlist has stopped growing as their prices keep going up.. Every time I go to purchase one, which is rare to be honest, the price has risen by about 50p and it's become much harder to justify spending £15 on a lipstick.

Not much needs to be said for the packaging, I think MAC's lipstick casing is iconic and makes me happy. I'm a bit to satisfied by the 'clicking noise' when you snap the lid shut too, just me? Lady Danger is a matte formula and a bit of a cult shade, it's well loved by lots of celebs. Described by MAC as a vivid bright coral red, which I agree with but it's definitely more orange toned than coral and a really different shade of red than Ruby Woo. Lady Danger has quickly become my go to red. It's the perfect mix of red and orange in my opinion, it's very pigmented and opaque. It's definitely a bold shade and will get you noticed, but if you love a bright lip then this is the most wearable red that I have.

The matte formula means you should exfoliate lips before applying and use a good balm underneath. It's definitely not as drying as Ruby Woo, it's quite creamy but leaves a soft matte finish that doesn't cling to dry patches if you prep lips before hand. It's quite long lasting, about five hours before fading to a stain, it lasts well through all the stuff that tends to make lipstick vanish like eating and drinking etc. I really do love the shade, it makes my teeth look whiter and I think it goes well with my super pale skin. It's also got that super yummy MAC lipstick smell!

Overall I really am obsessed with it, it's such a beautiful lipstick, but please MAC stop putting your prices up!
What do you think of Lady Danger?

64 comments:

  1. This is one of my fave MAC lippys ever! Love that is very slightly orange toned but still an amazing red x

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    1. Me too, probably one of my favourite lipsticks ever! :) x

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  2. Russian Red is my favourite MAC red lipstick but this one looks so beautiful! I love the 'click' with MAC packaging too haha :) x
    fiveonecouture.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. So glad you understand the love for the click too haha!x

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  3. This is a lovely shade of red :) xx

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  4. I'm trying to get into lipsticks more so it might be one to try!
    http://mojitosandhandbags.blogspot.co.uk/

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    1. It's a gorgeous shade, something that would suit everyone I think :) x

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  5. Oh wow, what a lovely shade! I find Ruby Woo really hard to apply, it seems to drag across my lips like nothing I've ever tried before, so the fact this is a bit creamier makes me really want to try it :)

    Sophie xo | That's What Sophie Said

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    1. This is much creamier and easier to apply than Ruby Woo, I have both and much prefer Lady Danger!x

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  6. This looks lovely! I love the clicking noise when you close it too hah! :)

    Beth
    Bethanyworrall.com

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  7. Oh this looks beautiful! I've never had a Mac lipstick so I'm constantly looking to reviews to see which one I should buy.. this may be the one, haha! Great post lovely :-)

    Caitlin
    caitacrawford.blogspot.co.uk
    - xoxo

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    1. This one is beautiful. I definitely think it's worth getting a bold shade if it's your first MAC Lipstick! :) x

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  8. I'm obsessed with Lady Danger, its one of my faves :)


    xx lovefromsimmie.com

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  9. Lady Danger has been on my wishlist for ages now, I still really want it but like you said, it's frustrating that the prices keep rising! I'm looking at getting the NARS Velvet Matte Lip pencil in Red Square, so that might satisfy my need for a red/orange lip!

    www.ceejayell.blogspot.co.uk

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    1. It is so frustrating they keep putting the prices up! I am seriously lusting over the NARS pencils, they look so beautiful!x

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  10. This is such a gorgeous colour! I definitely need a red lipstick from MAC :)xo

    http://901lovely.blogspot.co.uk/

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  11. Gorgeous colour. I really need to get myself on this MAC lipstick train.

    Rachael x
    All The Little Things x | Rachael McClenaghan

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    1. It is an expensive train to get on haha!x

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  12. ahhh lady danger is one of my favs! xxx

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  13. This is soooo freakin gorgeous ohmygoodness I wish I could rock a red lip ha.
    Casualllyawkward

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    1. I'm sure you can! It's a really universally flattering shade!x

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  14. Love this, such a bold eye-catching red!

    http://abigailalicex.blogspot.com

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  15. I haven't bought a MAC lippy in ages, for the same reason as you but I have some empties to go back 2 MAC so I'm due a new one :)
    Jade
    Beauty Butterfly | UK Beauty Blog

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    1. Ooooh, I've not yet reached 6 empty products! Might take me a while haha :) x

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  16. I have a few MAC lipsticks but not yet a red because I can't decide which one! But now I'm swaying towards Lady Danger- its such a classic! x
    thegirlsnextdooruk.blogspot.co.uk

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  17. Ah that lipstick is so pretty, need it!

    Sophie x

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  18. It's such a pretty shade, not sure I'd dare wear this in public though aha x

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    1. You totally could, maybe with a simple eye and skin? x

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  19. I picked one up myself when I was in London and I can't wait to try it out! :)

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    1. I can't wait to see what you think :)!x

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  20. I love the name of the lipstick! I would so wear this, but I'm not sure how it would look with my skin tone.


    Ohhval.blogspot.com

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    1. I really think it would flatter all skin tones, might be worth popping into MAC to have a look :)!x

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  21. the 'click' when closing a mac lipstick...i get it ! lovely shade!
    Laura@HookedOnBeauty
    http://laurecca.blogspot.co.uk/ xx

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  22. That is such a gorgeous colour.
    http://itsaleyna.blogspot.co.uk/

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  23. Last year I seemed to buy 5 mac lipsticks in a row and I was obsessed! But now I've had 6 months or so without buying any my list has started to begin again....this was on it before and I'm sure it will feature in my collection soon!

    http://cosmeticsshoppingandintoxication.blogspot.co.uk/

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    1. I've not bought one for ages, it is getting harder to justify!x

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  24. This is a gorgeous shade! I want it :)

    www.gingerbreadsmiles.co.uk
    xox

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    1. Definitely have a look if you ever pass a MAC!x

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  25. that shade is so red and vibrant, so perfect! In my opinion, mac lippies are totally worthe the hype! :) xx
    Alice Barton ♥ TheMowWay

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    1. It's gorgeous, glad you love them too :)!x

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  26. This has been on my wishlist for ages! Its such a lovely red.
    I agree about Mac lipstick prices, its so sad and offputting!

    from Brigitte at // BreezeyBee Blog | BlogLovin'

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    1. It's truly gorgeous! Definitely, really frustrating :( x

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  27. I LOVE this but I never have the guts to wear it! It looks so gorg. on you!

    coppercloset27.blogspot.co.uk

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  28. I really wanted to try this, looks so good on you! Lovely shade!
    Lola xox | ♥ My Blog ♥

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