MAC Looks to Steel, Graphite & Concrete to Build Brand

By: Rainer Takahashi - Published: Jul 17, 2009   Updated: Aug 11 2011 • References: maccosmetics
As cosmetic brands continue to shift towards the 'green movement' with plant, flower and fruit-inspired products, MAC has taken a completely different approach.

Coming this fall, MAC will introduce its Fall/Winter colors that were inspired by architectural design and shades. Even the shapes and steely packaging are an expression of this idea and are sure to shift the trend in the industry.

The new Fall/Winter colors from MAC will be available September 17, 2009.

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