Last month we learned that MAC Cosmetics created a special lipstick color for rapper Azealia Banks but today learn that MAC not only collaborates with living celebrities on new make-up offerings but they also collaborate with deceased celebrities as well. This month, MAC Cosmetics will over a line of make-up inspired/themed by famed Hollywood starlet Marilyn Monroe. While Azealia only got one lousy lipstick color, Marilyn gets a whole LINE of make-up offerings … lipsticks, eye shadows, pencils, blush, beauty power, nail polish, false eyelashes AND MORE all in a variety of colors. I guess if you’re looking to get made up in the spirit of a long dead movie star, MAC Cosmetics has got you covered. Click below to see some of the products that will be made available for sale and read some descriptions about this new make-up line inspired by Marilyn Monroe.
M∙A∙C Marilyn Monroe, a colour collection that channels the legend’s lustre and sex appeal in shades and formulas meticulously Marilyn. Lipsticks in rapturous reds, gleaming Dazzleglass, a dramatic 35 Lash, False Lashes Extreme Black and Eye Shadows in shimmering metallic and diamond tones provide silver-screen allure. The finishing touch: Nail Lacquers destined to be a girl’s best friend and Beauty Powder to evoke that flawless Forever Marilyn. Pure platinum Hollywood glamour. Channel the legend’s luster & sex appeal in a colour collection distinctively Marilyn. It’s everything you need to capture the MM look. Specially designed packaging features imagery from The Black Sitting. Limited Edition.
THIS beauty blog has a whole SLEW of promo photos of the various items available in the MM collection. Now, I don’t know a thing about make-up, nothing, nada. But, I can appreciate how important it is for brands to team up with spokespeople that make their products more appealing to customers. Marilyn Monroe remains a hugely popular pop culture fixture so it makes total sense for MAC Cosmetics to team up with “her”. You tell me, does this line of Marilyn Monroe make-up seem appealing to you? Does this make-up line look like something YOU’D wear?