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M·A·C Cosmetics Strobe Cream

Constantly being followed around by a lighting crew to mimic the perfect strobe effect isn't ideal—a girl can dream, though, right? This skincare-meets-makeup cream helps tired and dull skin look more luminous and achieve that coveted glow—no heavy equipment required. In fact, the vitamin-, green tea-, and botanical-enriched formula is so lightweight that it blends like a dream to give skin a subtle lit-from-within radiance. The Silverite shade gives lighter skin tones a silver sheen while Pinklite reflects a pink sheen on light to medium-dark skin tones. When worn under makeup, it creates a base for all the products layered on afterward. On days when you're feeling a little bit more low-maintenance, it can double as your moisturizer or you can layer over your favorite one for a soft luminescence.

M·A·C Cosmetics Strobe Cream
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A long time love of mine. Use under foundation for natural glow or on no makeup days for a subltlw highlighter. Def a fan

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Meh
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It smells weird, it isn't nearly as shiny as I thought it would be, and it makes my face burn and feel dry.

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I DIDN'T UNDERSTAND THIS PRODUCT
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This was supposed to moisturize and shimmer, but it wasn't very moisturizing at all, and if you put it under your foundation, you can't see it, and if you put it on top of your foundation, your skin looks like it needs powder. I just didn't get it. I don't know what it's supposed to do.

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MAC
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I’m sure this is a good moisturizer, but I really didn’t see a difference in terms of a shimmery or highlighting look.

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Love!
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I used this as a primer under my makeup. My skin looked radiant and felt very soft. It’s a subtle glow that makes skin look healthy. I’m definitely a fan and will likely purchase the full size.

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Dewy primer
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Lightweight wearable primer . Gives my makeup a flawless finish. Also a dewy glow. I’ve always skipped this step in the past but I don’t think I will anymore.

5
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It Works!
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I have to admit, I was pretty skeptical about this stuff when I was reading the description before it arrived. I assumed it was just some glittery lotion, but it's not at all. It has a super subtle shimmer that gives you a nice dewy look. I really like it and find myself using it more than I thought I would.

5
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Surprisingly AMAZING
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I didn't exactly know what the product was for...but I eventually learned that you can use it as a moisturizer/primer. So I have been using it for a week in place of my Primer and my skin looks SO much healthier and less red. It's winter now, so I suspect my face was in need of hydration and this is the perfect product. It leaves my skin dewy without melting my makeup that's on top of it. The smell is not great though, so hopefully MAC will improve that in the future.

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Love this stuff!
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I love how light weight and luminous this is! I mix it with my tinted moisturizer and go, it really helps with coverage.

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Dana
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I have never used a product like this before, I am on only day two of it. We will see after a full week of use, maybe I will actually enjoy. The product itself is not all that bad!

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