REVIEW: MAC Brow Set ~ Show-off

I've had a number of questions about what I use on my eyebrows so thought I would review it. I use the MAC Brow Set -"Show-off" below. MAC have three brow sets available: Show-off, Beguile and Clear. It is a brush-on gel that grooms and slicks the brows into shape without flaking or stiffening the brows. It can be used on its own, or for a nice natural look over a brow pencil. It can also be used on lashes, sideburns, and any facial hair (I personally wouldn't go that far though). 
 

This item has been a makeup staple of mine for many years. I don't ever change it really, although sometimes I mix it up with an eye pencil. It works well for me because as my eyebrow hairs are fine this adds a little fullness to them. As you can see, it looks similar to mascara. I apply it with my hand at an angle, careful not to apply too much as I find that if I do, it looks as if I have a thick shiny paste on my eyebrows. Once on, it doesn't really smudge if you mistakenly touch your eyebrows. Which is great if you're one of those people who keep touching your face.

I think it's a good product but unfortunately there isn't that much choice in shades. It lasts for a while but I change it as soon as the gel begins to dry out (just like you would your mascara). I think it's definitely a product worth trying out.

Have you used any MAC brow sets?



6 comments:

  1. it looks great but i havent tried it :) x

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  2. Looks pretty great! I usually use a powder filler for my brows, I've found it to be easier to blend in if I need to. This does look great though!


    xoxo Bree
    The Urban Umbrella
    http://www.theurbanumbrella.com/

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  3. I have never tried this but looks really great once you applied it!xx

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  4. It looks great and so natural! Love it :)

    X

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  5. Thanks for the comments ladies! You should definitely try it out the next time you're at the MAC counter! x

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