Viral MAC Giveaway Contest For The Shades Of U Followers and Subscribers

I am so excited to present this MAC Giveaway for The Shades Of U followers and subscribers!! This contest is open to everyone eighteen (18) years old and older worldwide. Take a look at the prizes in store for the winner (all items are brand-new, untested MAC products):

1. Blackware glimmerglass
2. Blackfire glimmerglass
3. Blingblack glimmerglass
4. Black Knight cremesheen lipstick
5. Blue Flame mineralize eyeshadow
6. Cinderfella mineralize eyeshadow
7. Wisteria eyeshadow trio (Dame Edna collection)
8. Kirsch mattene lipstick

It is easy to join. First of all, you need to be a subscriber or follower of this blog, either via Twitter, Blogger or Google Friend Connect, RSS Feed, Facebook or e-mail.

Also, this is a viral contest, so you need to post a link to this blog contest or a link to The Shades Of U homepage, on your blogs (Blogger, Vox, Livejournal, Xanga, etc), forums you visit, or social networks (MySpace, Facebook, Twitter, Friendster, etc). Re-tweeting on Twitter or sharing this link on your Facebook account fulfills this requirement. One post about this contest is enough to become eligible. Then come back to this blog entry and fill in the form below, answering the question "How Are You Subscribed to The Shades Of U?", and including the link to your blog/forum/social network post about The Shades Of U or the contest.

Contest Mechanics:

1. This contest is open to all The Shades Of U Subscribers/Followers 18 years old and older. International subscribers (outside of the US) are welcome to join. Subscribe to The Shades Of U via one of the following: the RSS Feed, e-mail subscription, Twitter, or Blogger/Google Friend Connect or Facebook. If you are currently a subscriber, you are automatically eligible to join and you do not need to re-subscribe.

2. Fill up the contest entry form below, include your name and e-mail address (don't worry, only I can read your information and these details shall not be published). You also need to answer the question, "How are you subscribed to The Shades Of U?". Your answer should be one of these:

a. RSS Feed
b. Twitter (include Twitter ID)
c. E-mail subscription (include email address)
d. Blogger/Google (include Blogger name)
e. Facebook (include Facebook name)

3. In the entry form, also include the link to the post you created on your blog, social network, or forum you visited about The Shades Of U MAC Viral Giveaway.

PLEASE READ, VERY IMPORTANT: We've been receiving entries with no link to the blog, forum or Social Network post about this Giveaway. Please include the link to the post you've created about this Giveaway in your entries. Thanks.

4. The contest shall run starting today,October 3, 2009 and ends on Friday, October 9, 2009 at 11:55 p.m. EDT.

5. Contest Machine and The Shades Of U shall randomly pick one winner, announce the name of the winner on this blog, and shall contact the winner via the e-mail address provided in the entry form.

6. The winner shall respond with his/her mailing address within seventy-two (72) hours of the delivery of the notification e-mail; otherwise, the entry shall be disqualified and another winner shall be chosen. Thus, this is also the reason why entrants should subscribe to this blog to be promptly apprised of the winner's name just in case the notification e-mail does not go through or goes to the spam inbox.

7. The Shades Of U will ship the prize package to anywhere in the world via First Class mail. If the winner is a US Resident, the prize shall be sent with delivery confirmation. If the winner resides outside of the US, the prize shall be sent to the international winner using First Class international mail with no tracking number. However, the postal receipt shall be kept as evidence of shipment. The Shades Of U shall not be responsible for loss or delays in the delivery of the package after the prize has been mailed, nor shall it be responsible for customs duties or fees.

Goodluck to everyone! Don't forget to subscribe or follow, fill up the entry form below (don't forget to include the link to the post you created on your blog, forum you visited, or social network about this contest) and click "Submit".


k . . . said...

Hey, i would love to follow you on blogger, except I do not see a 'follow' button to click. Where is it? Can you please look into this?!
-here's my blog link so you can check it out;


Jill Oliver-Fox said...

Great contest. Hope I will ;)

.reese. said...

i follow you on twitter (_reese) and i subscribe via email (!

great contest!

Love, Sweetcheeks said...

Hi. I tried following your blog also but do not see a "Follow" button either. I have subscribed through email though. Hope I win. Thanks so much for such a cool contest!

Good Luck to everyone :)

The Shades Of U said...

Krystia and Love, Sweetcheeks- I put the Follow button up on the sidebar. I used to have that gadget until I had to take it down because it was messing up some HTML codes and it was slowing down the site. But hopefully it won't this time!

Thank you everyone for following! =)

twinsouls888 said...

Very nice giveaway ^_^

k . . . said...

Hi, thank you for responding!
I'm subscribed through email and on blogger. I do not see the entry form, so I hope that you will except this.
- Krystia; blog: ksdkemp-HouseofKrystia
- email;
- the link;

Love, Sweetcheeks said...

Yay! You have the "Follow" button uo :-) I am now also following your blog! I am LOVING your site. It's so informative and helpful. Here is a direct link to your contest on my blog (I didn't know how to get the direct link before so I just gave my blogger link when I submitted my entry but now I found out :-]):

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Nuku-Nuku said...

Nick: Nuku-Nuku

-E-mail subscription:
-Blogger follower: Nuku-Nuku
-Facebook: Nuku Nuku Miau

Good luke for all!*-*

Unknown said...

E-Mail Sub:
Facebook: Ashley Roberts
Twitter: @missrockstar26

Unknown said...


There is also a static link in my sidebar to your contest.

I'm subscribed via Google friends connect.


The Shades Of U said...

Hi all, please do not place your information on this Comments section. Please fill up the Contest Machine entry form found on this post and hit "submit". Thanks!

Nanuck said...


I follow you in Blogger and this is the link of my post about Mac cosmetics:

My e-mail:

Good luck!!

MzAddy said...

GREAT Giveaway Contest girl!!!!

I love ur layout....purple my fav color hehe