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Monday, August 24, 2009

Its like MAC's Fix+ but better...

I love, love, love Mac's fix+. Its a must in my makeup routine. It feels and smells good. I spray it on my face before and after I put my makeup. Also, I use it as a refresher when its too hot outside just to keep my face feeling cool and moisturize. On the other hand, I recently discovered Mark's Mist Opportunity, which is a multi tasking refresher and, I must say that fix+ has found its competition.
Mac's FIX+
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An aqua-spritz of vitamin and minerals, infused with a calm-the-skin blend of green tea, chamomile, cucumber, topped off with the fresh, natural, energizing scent of Sugi. Adds radiance, finishes makeup. Spray it on. Skin drinks it up! (source: Mac website)



  • can be used before makeup application.




  • can be used to set your makeup.




  • it smells really nice.




  • can be used for foiling eye shadows.




  • gets rid of powdery or cakey look on the face.




  • can be used anytime of the day to refresh your face.




  • 100 ml/3.4 US fl oz




  • price: $18.00

Mark's MIST OPPORTUNITY
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A multi-tasking refresher. A light weight facial mist that refreshes the skin, minimize pores and sets makeup in place. Its for all skin types. This clear, alcohol-free mist contains uplifting plant extracts that replenish skin with important nutrients. Lemongrass and grapefruit extracts cleanse. Kiwi extract's antioxidants help protect the skin against environmental pollutants. (source: Mark's skincare brochure)



  • can be used after cleansing or anytime face could use a quick pick-me-up.




  • can be used on face after applying makeup to help your look stay in place.




  • gets rid of pwdery or cakey look on the face.




  • can be used foiling eye shadows




  • smells like baby powder in my opinion instead of the fruit extracts. i was hoping for a more stronger scent of the fruit extracts (i have a weird nose).




  • 200 ml/6.7 fl oz.




  • price: $8.00

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I honestly like both of them and I find myself alternating between the two. As you can see they're practically the same in terms of their purpose. They both smells and feels good. The only difference I found was their scent, size and price. Mac's Fix+ has a stronger scent, more expensive and has less product than the Mark's Mist Opportinity.
Fix+ is $18.00
100 ml/3.4 fl oz
Mist Opportunity is $8.00
200ml/6.7 fl oz
Mark's Mist Opportunity can be purchased at my E-Botique
click on shop, the MARK tab :)

27 comments:

  1. Great to know mark now has a similar product, a lot cheaper too. Thanks for the comparison

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  2. never tried it before but looks great.

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  3. Never tried both but I love products with comparison to MAC quality for lesser price, Thanks for the review!

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  4. wow! a MAC Fix+ dupe?? love it! I've been seeing Mark products on line!!! I hope it gets easily accessible for international buyers!

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  5. oh wow! mark has a mist? I'm always interested in facial sprays, I love my clinique one :)

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  6. Cute!! I've been wanting to try the Mark mist. Have you seen the metallic earrings? I so want them! hahaha. They're cute.

    Ahhh.. Really? The wrong product? Sucks! Customer service totally lags for me, but it does get it done.

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  7. wow!
    how cool

    a great alternative for half the price..
    that's such a great find!
    ^_^

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  8. im deff guna try that mark spray thanksss :)

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  9. winner halos naka menos ka php500., sana meron ng MARK dito :C

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  10. ohhhh. Dont think we have that here though. Was going to do a review on mac fix+. you gotta love that stuff! :D

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  11. Nice. I must try Mist Opportunity when I have a chance.

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  12. thanks for the dupes! :) It's hard for me to get MARK stuff here so I guess I'm stuck with fix+ :P I don't mind though because it does last a long time ^_^

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  13. i am definitely going to look out for that, it sounds like a great product!

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  14. hey that's a great alternative since it's 50% cheaper than Mac's! Great for me with all my $$$$ furniture buying these days!

    Hehe I saw Heidi Montag's performance on Miss Universe, Donald Trump must be really suffering from a recession to hire her to perform. Her outfit reminds me so much of Britney Spears' outfit from the MTV music award (?) like 8 years ago!

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  15. im def gonna try this out.
    & why the hell haven't i followed your blog earlier? you're gorgeous, babe :)

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  16. I love mac spray fix! esp for the summer so refreshing! i wanted to work out so bad but Dr wouldn't let me. my pubic bone split when I was pregnant with my second child. So by my third child it just got worse. long story short I was suppose to wait a year to work out but I'm only allow to do light weight work out nothing hardcore.. The food diet really help and played a very big roll though.. purple are sooo beautiful! There's so much you can do with it.. add pinks to it orange, black and ect.. love your blog btw!

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  17. OH! thanks for the review!! gonna try when i get a chance.

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  18. It does smell amazing, so refreshing! I might change the bottle though so it sprays more evenly on my face, i find it difficult the way it is now!

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  19. That was for the Mac one, unfortunately I dont think I can find the other one..

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  20. Thanks for sharing! I gotta try those..

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  21. hey girl thanks for following me! im new and dont have many subscribers, anyways i look ur blog, i was hooked when I came across it! lol you have great posts!

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  22. wow... so the next time my cousin brings me her little avon mag catalogs i purchasing this baby!!! Thanks hun for the heads up!!!

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  23. thanks for the advise about the lemon mask^^.i remember you subd to my fisrt blog which i deleted but not on purpose. you should do YT tutorials, so wanna get tips on how you do your eyemake up.

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  24. I love it! Very creative!That's actually really cool.
    謝謝你的文章分享,請你有空到我

    參觀,Thanks

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