“When you think of makeup, the brand that pops into your mind — for something legit — is MAC,” Rihanna told WWD at the time. “Whatever color you want, it’s like ‘Let’s go to MAC.’ I’ve been using MAC on tour for such a long time it was a natural fit for me. I have always loved makeup, and I always said that if I do it, I want to do it with a credible brand.”
Her first product, a lipstick called RiRi Woo, was inspired by her favorite MAC red. It launched in May and coincided with her Diamonds Tour, where MAC opened a pop-up store for fans to preview her line. And it seemed to work – the lipstick sold out online in three hours.
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