The MAC Novel Romance collection clearly needs no explaining as the name and the visuals speak a thousands words. Does anyone else think the guy looks slightly like Phil Plea from ANTM? You know the one they made over to resemble Jesus? The line up contains romantic tones such as purple, pinks, nudes and cooler gray toned shades which were all inspired by romantic novels rather than the candlelight and sky writing version of romance.
Here's the line up...
Electric Cool Eyeshadow // Highly Charged (rich purple & pink pearl), Switch to Blue (rich cobalt), Lower Power (soft rose shimmer), Pure Flash! (pale champagne), Coil (copper-bronze), Superwatt (light shimmering taupe), Blacklit (multi-dimensional black pearl) and Gilded Thrill (copper-gold with gold sparkle).
Haute & Naughty Too Black Lash // This is available in black only.
Brushes // 213 Brush (natural fibre fluff brush), 224 Brush (natural fibre tapered blender) and 242 Brush (synthetic shader)
Studio Nail Lacquer // Before Dawn (cream green-grey), Sunset Sky (cream mid-tone crimson), Midnight Ocean (cream dark royal blue), Midnight Storm (cream deep magenta), Midnight Sky (cream deep charcoal), Midnight Strata (cream dark violet)
Lipstick // Myself (shimmery nude-beige lustre)Good Kisser (mid-tone matte fuchsia), Lingering Kiss (deep matte plum-red), Hearts Aflame (matte brick red), A Novel Romance (light but cool mid-toned cremesheen pink) and Yield to Love (online exclusive mid-toned rose cremesheen).
Lipglass // Talk Sexy (dark purple), Pure Fiction (mid-tone violet-pink), Wanting More (washed out lavender), Reckless Desire (sheer pearlescent lavender grey) and Bared For You (soft rose gold).
Powder Blush // Animal Instincts (shimmering plum frost) and Fun Ending (soft satin neutral-peach)
Fluidline Pencils // Black Brilliance (black), Deep Blue Sea (deep ocean blue), Earth Sign (deep brown), Atomic Ore (gold), Evil Twin (blue-purple), Metropolis (metal grey) and Water Willow (khaki green)
A Novel Romance Eyeshadow Quad // My Fantasy (pale veluxe pearl neutral olive) Dance in the Dark (matte deep black-brown) Fall in Lust Rising (mid-tone cool grey-mauve frost) Passions (velvet, green based charcoal with gold pearl pigment)
An Amorous Adventure Eyeshadow Quad // Black Tied (velvet black with silver sparkle) Brawn (mid-toned satin plum-brown) Sable (gold-plum frost with bronze pearl) Sex & The Oyster (veluxe pearl mid-tone sea green)
A Passionate Quest Eyeshadow Quad // Brazenly (veluxe pearl rich aubergine) Serenade (veluxe pearl mid-tone orchid pink & blue pearl) The Wrong Man (satin cool mid-tone light pink) Stay sultry (deep satin violet-navy)
The collection drops in September and will be available at Debenhams. Do you think this is one that you'll be rushing out to buy or will you be waiting for the more seasonal autumn tones and party colours?