M·A·C is the world’s leading professional makeup authority because of our unrivalled expertise in makeup ARTISTRY. M·A·C celebrates diversity and INDIVIDUALITY- we are for All Ages, All Races, All Sexes.
M·A·C Cosmetics was created in 1984 from Frank Toskan and Frank Angelo in Toronto. Mr. Toskan, a makeup artist and photographer, and Mr. Angelo, a hair salon owner, recognize the need for products that would serve the needs of the professional makeup artist.
M·A·C AIDS Fund is founded in 1994 to support women, men and children living with and affected by HIV/AIDS. With the purchase of VIVA GLAM line, you donate to the M·A·C AIDS Fund.
In 1995 the Estée Lauder Companies purchase 51 percent of M·A·C Cosmetics.