MAC Haux, Blanc Type Eyeshadow Review, Swatch

MAC Haux Eyeshadow, MAC Blanc Type Eyeshadow Review

Hi Everyone, 🙂

Today I am reviewing two eyeshadows that I use on and off – Haux and Blanc Type. Both the eyeshadows are great for those with light to medium skin tones and are great everyday colors. 🙂

mac haux eyeshadow

MAC Blanc Type Eyeshadow 

mac blanc type eyeshadow

  • Price : Rs 720 (refill)
  • Finish : matte
  • Color : creamy beige
  • Texture : smooth and very  soft. It almost feels creamy when you touch it with finger tips. No fall out.
  • Longevity : stays on all day long without fading. I use an eyeshadow primer underneath.
  • Pigmentation : super pigmented
  • Goes Best : as an everyday highlighter
  • Skin Tones : those with light to medium skin tones can use it as an all over lid color. But for women of color, it is best used as a highlight color for brow bone and inner corners.
  • Do I like It? It is an absolutely excellent every day highlight. I personally also like it because it is not a whitish shade of a highlighter so it sort of blends with my warm skin tone. However since this eyeshadow is super pigmented, you have to be careful that you don’t apply too much of it. For most Indian skin tones, I wouldn’t call it a must have.
  • Rating : 4.5/5

mac blanc type eyeshadow review, swatch,eotd


MAC Haux Eyeshadow 


  • Price : Rs 720 (refill)
  • Finish : satin
  • Color : soft muted rosy brown / a soft brown with plum undertones
  • Texture : super smooth. Does not have any fall out as well.
  • Longevity : stays all day long without creasing. I use my eyeshadows on top of a primer.
  • Pigmentation : very pigmented
  • Goes Best : as a crease color. As an all over shade, I find it dull. It’s more of a transition / socket shade.
  • Skin Tones : light to medium
  • Do I like It? Totally like it. When I am not in a mood to wear my regular brown eyeshadows , Haux is what I reach for. I love how the reddish undertones add a bit of warmth to the look. You can smudge your kohl with it and it creates lovely smokey eyes. Not a great lid color. I feel it makes me look tired when I apply it all over. If you have green eyes, rather than picking up a regular brown go for a plummy shade. Mauve/ plum / purples bring out the greens of the eyes. 🙂 I wouldn’t call this a universally flattering shade. Definitely give a try before picking it up. It’s a brown with a twist but may not work for everyone. 🙂
  • Rating : 4.8/5

mac haux eyeshadow review

mac haux eyeshadow review, swatch

Swatches : left : blanc type, right : haux

mac mauve eyeshadow review

EOTD : Blanc type used in the inner corner and as a brow highlighter(very lightly), haux used in crease.


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7 thoughts on “MAC Haux, Blanc Type Eyeshadow Review, Swatch

  1. I am loving Haux! The finish is lovely too. You’re right it’s a great substitute for regular brown shadows 🙂

  2. looks v pretty on u *clap* …these shades r lovely on the days wen v want to break from the monotony of browns….very wearable n mute taupe *woot* *woot*

  3. I loved everything on you, you know the correct sense of carrying everything perfectly *clap* *clap* *clap* outfits, lip swatches, Fotd, Eotd everything *jai ho* *jai ho* *jai ho*

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