Just when you thought MAC Cosmetics has already presented all its exciting collections and collaboration for the summer season, the brand hurries up to announce the newest MAC x Brant Brothers summer 2016 makeup line, inspired by Peter and Harry Brant. The Brant brothers are New York’s bon vivants known for their frequent appearances in the fashion world and their iconic personal styles. Combining the classic aesthetics of MAC with the brothers’ modern edginess, the collection brings in new exciting colors that will let you have fun with your looks this summer. As a result of this collaboration, we get a handful of face, brow, lip and eye products, everything you need to create seductive nighttime and soft daytime looks from scratch. Set to hit the MAC beauty counters on June 2nd and the online store on May 26th, also retailing at Nordstrom and Bloomingdale’s, this is what the collection comprises!
MAC x Brant Brothers Eyeshadow Quad – Pillars ($33.00) (Limited Edition)
The overall focus of the MAC x Brant Brothers summer 2016 collection seems to have been put on the eye makeup, therefore this product is the star piece of the line, comprising four neutral colors you can wear on a daily basis or combined for a sultry smoky eye look. Each eyeshadow housed in this sleek black case features a different finish, from satin to matte to pearl, while the soft nudes, warm chocolate and deep black hues give you endless possibilities for creating neutral makeup looks. These are all the colors of the eyeshadow palette:
• Mother’s Milk – soft matte beige with a satin finish
• Sandstone – soft matte taupe
• Mystery – muted plum-brown with a veluxe pearl
• Carbon – intense matte black
MAC x Brant Brothers Lip Stain Marker ($21.00) (Limited Edition)
We have talked about the amazing quality and lovely colors of MAC lipsticks various times, and we keep on rejoicing at the launch of new products and shades. Lip stain is the ultimate lip product of the moment along with the matte liquid lipsticks, and what we especially love about the former product is its nib providing ultimate precision when it comes to applying bright colors flawlessly. The product boasts multiple features, like filling, defining and layering for an even more intense color payoff and quickly absorbing, lasting all night long. What’s more, there is absolutely no need to use a lip liner with this product. These are the new colors this collection offers:
• Boysenberry Blush – berry plum-red
• Bitten Lip – dirty coral red
• Sunset Boulevard – coral brown
• The Jamie – mid-tone bluish red
MAC x Brant Brothers Eye Kohl ($17.50) (Limited Edition)
To add more drama and depth to you natural eye makeup looks, make sure you invest in this eye kohl coming in three lust-worthy colors, shimmering golds and a classic black. The black will define your eyes to the fullest, while the golds are ideal for adding glitter and shine to your party looks.
• Paragon – champagne gold
• El Dorado – true gold
• Smolder – intense black (permanent)
MAC x Brant Brothers Fluidline Brow Gel Creme ($16.50) (Limited Edition)
With so many amazing brow products available, you have absolutely no excuse to walk out the door having ill-groomed eyebrows and if you haven’t found that special brow filler for you yet, you’ll definitely love this universally flattering gel cream in a warm chocolate color.
• Neanderthal – rich brown
MAC x Brant Brothers Tryphaena and Cleopatra Pro Sculpting Cream Duo ($33.00) (Limited Edition)
If you want to keep up with the current beauty trends, you definitely need to invest in this contouring product boasting a cream to powder formula that comes to define and shape your face, giving a natural highlight and glow to your complexion.
• Climax – light white highlight
• Crevasse – taupe contour
Photos courtesy of MAC Cosmetics