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MAC Prep + Prime Fix + Spray Review

MAC Prep + Prime Fix + Spray Review
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Hi Everyone, Today, I am going to review another product from the brand MAC. Its MAC Prep + Prime Fix + Spray. Many people buy this product in order to lock their makeup but let me make it clear to you that MAC Fix+ spray is NOT a setting spray. It’s not meant for that. The company does not claim to do so either. Go through the whole article to know what is it exactly meant for? Have you been using it right?

MAC Prep + Prime Fix + Spray Review

Claims for MAC Prep + Prime Fix + Spray

A lightweight mist of water packed with vitamins and minerals, infused with a blend of green tea, chamomile and cucumber to gently soothe and refresh the skin. Gives an instant boost of hydration while delivering a soft sheen to refresh and finish makeup.


  • Soothes and refreshes skin
  • Hydrating
  • Dermatologist tested
  • Ophthalmologist tested
  • Non-acnegenic


Water, Glycerin, Butylene Glycol, Cucumis Sativus (Cucumber) Fruit Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Extract, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Tocopheryl Acetate, Caffeine, Panthenol, Arginine, PEG-40 Hydrogenated Castor Oil, PPG-26-Buteth-26, Fragrance, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol.

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How To Use

  1. Hold bottle 12 inches away from face and spray evenly.
  2. Use alone or to finish makeup.


I bought it for 1500/- INR from the Delhi MAC Store.
In the US it retails for $22.00


A transparent plastic packaging of the bottle looks like water filled in it. The black nozzle on the top of the bottle can be adjusted to lock or unlock the spray pump. The product comes in a good quantity.


100 ml / 3.4 US fl oz.

MAC Prep + Prime Fix + Spray Review how to use

In Detail MAC Prep + Prime Fix + Spray Review and My Experience

MAC Fix+ spray is a hydrating/refreshing mist which cools and refreshes your skin but mistaken, as a setting spray. It can help to give an instant boost of hydration to refresh and finish your makeup. But NO, it won’t set or provide longevity to the makeup.

Don’t get confuse with the name “Fix+” because it’s NOT going to fix your makeup at all.
In order to use this product, you need to hold the bottle 12 inches away from your face, close your eyes and then spray. You have to take care of the distance and quantity while spraying otherwise it may ruin your makeup and can make your eye shadow, mascara, and eyeliner run. So, don’t overdo it. You can also use it before the makeup. It will create an absolute hydrated base and adds a little sheen on the face. You can even apply the dry products easily on your face with the help of this spray. I personally use it over the eye brushes before using the eye shadows to intensify their shade. So you can always use it for the “wet eyeshadows”.

As a finishing spray, it will help to take away the extra powdery/cakey look from your face but if you have oily skin than this product is of no use for you as it will do nothing but make your skin more oily. The lovers of matte face look please don’t waste your money on this.

One can also spray it on the without makeup face, it feels so cool especially in summers. It has a consistency almost like water, is transparent in colour.

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Pros of MAC Prep + Prime Fix + Spray

1. Easy to use
2. Good Quantity
3. Adds a little dewiness
4. Quite impressed with the ingredients list
5. Refreshing
6. Good for Dry skin

Cons of MAC Prep + Prime Fix + Spray

1. Not Vegan
2. Little pricey
3. Won’t set makeup
4. Oily skin people may not like it

MBF Rating


MBF Advices

People having oily skin can skip this spray. It’s like a cool chemical water working as a moisturiser. The dry skin beauties will definitely love it. It’s not a must-have product specially for oily skin beauties.

{ 3 comments… add one }
  • aarti singh July 2, 2016, 4:34 pm

    I was going to buy this product!!! And was hoping to hear about it!! Thank you so much!

    And nice pics too!

  • Rachna July 2, 2016, 8:26 pm

    Very true Gunjan, this is such an overhyped product. Completely agree with you.

  • Dana July 4, 2016, 5:42 am

    Finally, someone who knows how to use this right! Yeah, it’s a decent product, but not as amazing as everyone would have you think.

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