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REVIEW: MAC Girl About Town Lipstick


REVIEW: MAC Girl About Town Lipstick

ISLM Writer: Arshi

I apologise for being missing in action since a really long time. It seems like a small eternity has passed since I last wrote a review. I had been busying celebrating and enjoying some real big changes in my life. You know there comes a phase in your life when you desperately need a change and simply nothing seems to work for you. And then, just about the time when you least expect it, out of nowhere, you finally witness the change! Getting what you've been waiting so long for is sheer bliss!! :-)

So that I’m back, I wanted to write about something bright and cheerful, something that instantly lightens up my life and what else could be better than MAC Girl About Town?

Price of MAC Girl About Town Lipstick

I bought it when it was for Rs.990 and then the prices hiked to Rs.1190 and then Rs.1450. I believe the prices have been increased again (Please correct me if I’m wrong!)

I suppose I’m the last person on earth to review this baby because everyone in the beauty blogosphere seems to absolutely adore this pretty pink lipstick.
There are some products that you literally need to try out just to know about the buzz around it; MAC Girl About Town is one such thing!

MAC Girl About Town Lipstick is a bright blue-based fuschia shade in the amplified creme finish. The amplified finish makes it opaque in just a single swipe and its quite staining. Though the shade is very vibrant, I’m happy that it does not appear neon-ish against my NC42 skin tone. It has just the right amount of cool tones to brighten up warm Indian skin tones.

Amplified finish by MAC is one of the most preferred finishes as it glides on very creamy on the lips and it doesn’t dry out the lips. There is absolutely no feathering or smearing either. Since this shade is deep, the color stays on my lips for about six hours and I need a heavy-duty makeup remover to get rid of it completely.

If you’re a makeup addict like me, you would agree on this if I say that it is a herculean task to buy your first MAC lipstick simply because you’re spoilt for choice. When I went to buy my first MAC lipstick, I knew that I wanted a pink lipstick but I was confused between Girl About Town and Amorous. And as you might have guessed, undoubtedly, I bought both!

Overall Rating



MAC Girl About Town Lipstick is an astounding color which suits an array of skin tones. The finish is creamy and the color is so beautiful and versatile that you can wear it with minimal makeup as well. It is a shade which can brighten up the face without much effort and almost everyone can carry off this shade easily. Hands down the prettiest pink lipstick I own!


  1. Nice review gurl... surly looking foward to try it out..!!


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