MAC Lustre in Sweetie

4.3

139 reviews

78% would repurchase

Package Quality: 4.4

Price: $$$

Package Quality: 4.4

Price: $$$

INGREDIENTS



on 1/10/2015 5:53:00 AM

Age: 36-43

Skin: Combination, Fair, Not Sure

Hair: Blond, Other, Other

Eyes: Hazel

The make up artist whom I had a consultation with recommended this color for me. It`s a lovely purply-rose, very moisturizing on my lips. The color stands out nicely against my fair skin, and it works great with strong eye make up. The only complaint I have is that it doesn`t stay put too long and needs constant reapplying. However, being so sheer it is easy to apply straight from the bullet.

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.



Age: 30-35

Skin: Dry, Medium Brown, Not Sure

Hair: Brunette, Other, Other

Eyes: Brown

I think it's overrated, I did not like it, LIKE NOT AT ALL!


on 7/18/2014 7:34:00 AM

Age: 36-43

Skin: Normal, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

Hair: Brunette, Wavy, Fine

Eyes: Brown

Don't buy this if you are looking for anything more than a lipstick version of a nice gloss. This is exactly what I wanted, so it works though...a glossy, sheer lipstick. If you are looking for a lipstick to make a difference, this isn't the one. Sweetie is a purple tinged pink shade, sheer and glossy (lustre finish). It actually reminds me of a more sheer glossy version of Hot Gossip. It is one of those uber neutral colors like Syrup or Patisserie on me, but does provide a bit more color than those two did on me. This is not the shade to buy if you want dramatic (bright or dark) color on your lips. I have very mauvey leaning brown toned lips and Sweetie is great when I want to soften up the look. Sweetie is not MLBB, it is a bit more, but hardly a "wow" color...more of a workhorse on me. It can work with both my summer and winter looks. One of the safest, no brainer shades I own. It sounds kind of boring, but it just works when other shades over complicate things, but you want more than lip balm. I was so "eh" about it at first, I almost returned it, but then I just kept grabbing it on running out the door days for a quick polish. Next thing you know we have been together for a few months. :) FYI-I am NW20, deep soft winter, brown eyes, mauve lips.

3 out of 3 people found this review helpful.


on 2/10/2014 11:28:00 AM

Age: 30-35

Skin: Dry, Fair, Neutral

Hair: Brown, Straight, Medium

Eyes: Brown

I wanted a sheer pink lipstick, so I decided to try this lipstick out. MAC describes this as an "ultra sweet pink", whatever that means.. First, I have really pigmented lips, and I know this is a Lustre finish, but I honestly couldn't see anything on my lips, no color, no shine, no shimmer..nothing! I have a lot of MAC lipsticks that I have and love, but I was really disappointed in this shade. Unfortunately, I'm going to return this for something else.


on 1/12/2014 4:07:00 PM

Age: 19-24

Skin: Normal, Fair, Not Sure

Hair: Brunette, Other, Other

Eyes: Brown

Lovely pink, sheer shimmery shade, very natural and creamy, just wish it would stay put for longer!


on 10/18/2013 11:46:00 PM

Age: 19-24

Skin: Oily, Medium Brown, Not Sure

Hair: Black, Other, Other

Eyes: Brown

I went to the nearest mac store and bought this lipstick today based off the reviews I read on here and on other sites so this was a blind buy for me but it was definitely worth it. I was looking for a lipstick that I could wear to work and school and for an everyday lipstick that wouldnt be too much because most of the l/s i own is a bit too loud to be worn everyday. I'm medium brown and I have pinkish lips already and this is definitely a MLBB lipstick because it's nearly the same color as my lips it just gives them a little pink pop without being over the top and it matched my skintone perfectly. This is the kinda lipstick that works with just about every skin complexion out there. I love this lipstick and definitely will be wearing a lot.


Age: 19-24

Skin: Oily, Medium, Not Sure

Hair: Black, Wavy, Medium

Eyes: Brown

I canít tell you how much I love this lipstick! Iím obsessed with MAC and I tried this lipstick on and it looks sooo beautiful on my lips! Iím NC30 for reference. I highly recommend it to everyone. Go try it out! Itís a gorgeous color and versatile and long lasting! I really love the color it looks really nice.


on 3/28/2013 10:30:00 PM

Age: 36-43

Skin: Normal, Dark, Warm

Hair: Brown, Kinky, Coarse

Eyes: Green

I'm not really a lipstick person,but the closest Mac to me is a counter. Therefore I can only B2M for l/s. A yr or 2 ago I had quite a few empties so I looked online,YT for colors(every day shades pink,nude) that were Wove friendly. Sweetie was one of those colors. As soon as I told the sa it was the color I wanted,she said it would look good me,Nc45 & that its a pretty color. Sure thing,I luv this color on! I usually use it for my neutral lippie. I've worn it with pink Rimmel gloss,Galaxy rose Cremesheen...which is Gawjus! And whirl liner. For me its a nice pop of color. As long as I can B2M,this will be my choice.


Age: 19-24

Skin: Oily, Medium, Neutral

Hair: Brown, Wavy, Medium

Eyes: Hazel

For years I never had the need to splurge my money on high end lippies, since I'm a complete drugstore junkie. But after hearing nothing but good things about MAC, the craving FINALLY kicked in. Sweetie was the first one I tried on and OMG..so gorgeous! I fell in love instantly. It feels very comfortable and moisturizing on my lips. It's a lustre finish so the color is on the sheer side, but it's very buildable! The name basically describes its color in a nutshell..a light pinky-berry shade with slight shimmer. I personally think that it's a versatile color and can compliment just about any skin tone. So if you like a bit of color on your lips that's not too overwhelming, that gives you a fresh pretty glow, I def recommend sweetie!
Love love love! <3


on 2/12/2013 3:25:00 PM

Age: Unknown

Skin: Acne-prone, Medium Brown, Neutral

Hair: Brown, Other, Other

Eyes: Brown

Beautiful pink lipstick! I have medium-brown skin, and this pink is absolutely gorgeous. Better yet, it looks equally flattering on fair skin. It's a medium pink with the slightest bits of shimmer. The consistency is very smooth and application easy. It can be worn in a light layer so it's just pink enough to brighter your lips and glisten in the light. Or it can be built up for a more noticeable color. I'm sure it can be closely duplicated in color but this one is worth it. Definately a throw-in-your-purse shade.


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