COUNTERFEIT EDUCATION

What is counterfeit product?

To counterfeit means to illegally imitate an item or good. Counterfeit products are often produced with the intent to take advantage of the superior value of the imitated product. In our case, customers might encounter goods that visibly appear to be authentic M路A路C Cosmetics products but lack the superior quality, research and development time invested in all of our products.

What聽M路A路C聽does to counter counterfeiting?

M路A路C Cosmetics takes great pride in producing the finest quality prestige makeup. Because of this, we vigorously pursue counterfeiting operations and the individuals responsible for the production, distribution and sale of the counterfeit goods. We work with local, regional, federal law enforcement and U.S. and foreign customs officials to prevent the illegal sale and distribution of counterfeit goods. We file civil legal actions and partner with the District Attorney鈥檚 office on criminal actions. We take down websites and online auctions which sell counterfeit products.

Where to find official聽M路A路C聽products?

M路A路C Cosmetics does not offer its products through individuals, street vendors, flea markets, internet auctions, independent boutiques or unauthorized online retailers. M路A路C does not sell its products at wholesale over the internet.

To be certain that you are purchasing authentic M路A路C products, visit our 鈥淔ind Stores鈥 page to locate M路A路C Cosmetics at an authorized retailer near you. M路A路C Cosmetics are also available online at MACCosmetics.com, Bloomingdales.com, Nordstrom.com, Dillards.com and Macys.com. M路A路C PRO Members can purchase M路A路C Cosmetics online with their discount at MACPRO.com.

Report counterfeits

To report counterfeits, please call +4737715643 or email us. The following information is helpful to us when trying to take action against a counterfeiter:

-Location Name and Address
-Type of Location (eBay, independent boutique, unauthorized retailer, etc.)
-Product Being Sold
-Details of any Trademarks (the M路A路C logo or specific designs)