Nars Spring 2012 Lip Products Swatched

Nars Spring 2012 Lip Products Swatched

For Spring 2012, Nars released three new lip products as part of its iconic collection. If you fall in love with one, the Nars online site has free 2-day shipping right now with no minimum and no code needed. First up is the soft, crowd-pleasing warm nude Nars Bilbao...
Nars Paramaribo Eyeshadow Duo and Gaiety Look

Nars Paramaribo Eyeshadow Duo and Gaiety Look

Spring ’12 brings the new Nars Paramaribo Eyeshadow Duo ($34), an lighter olive-gold-brass and a greyed green-bronze. As with many Nars eyeshadow duos, the texture of these was soft, easy to use and blended beautifully. The colors look vibrant in the pan,...
Nars Gaiety Blush

Nars Gaiety Blush

 Nars Gaiety blush ($27) is a cool candy pink matte blush with a touch of orchid.  Nars description says “joyful exuberance”–Cafe Makeup says “love.” Of course, Gaiety is going to work beautifully for cool skin tones. Although I have...
Nars Lhasa Eyeshadow Single

Nars Lhasa Eyeshadow Single

Nars Lhasa eyeshadow ($23/ 0.07 oz) is a perfect eyeshadow for understated elegance. If you love a neutral with a kick, you need this. Part of Spring 2012 now online, Nars has a way of releasing must-have staples seasonally. Lhasa is a soft lavender gray that manages...
NARS at Thakoon S/S 12

NARS at Thakoon S/S 12

 During New York Fashion Week, Nars artist Diane Kendal used Nars to create this clean look based on strong brows.  The picture above shows a clean skin with a touch of new Gaiety blush, a soft pink due out for Spring 2012 over NARS  Zen blush. The look was inspired...
NARS Backstage at Fashion Week and Spring Preview

NARS Backstage at Fashion Week and Spring Preview

NARS National Makeup Artist Francelle did the backstage work for designer Mandy Coon at this week’s New York Fashion Week (for more about Mandy Coon, see here and here).  During the show, the makeup was very clean.  According to Francelle, “The skin is...