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NARS has been quite busy and are bringing out a whole lot of newness for the upcoming months!

They seem to be revamping and reformulating their entire line of products and I am excited to see all the new improvements! So bookmark your calendars and look out for these new offerings online or at a Sephora near to you!

NARSissist Smokey Eye Kit – ALL EYES ON YOU

 

Smoky Eyes Kit

NARSissist (NARS∙is∙sist) (n.) – lives by her own rules, not afraid to express herself in every look, mood or attitude.  Effortlessly captivating with a bottomless makeup bag.

For Fall 2014, NARS Cosmetics introduces the NARSissist’s most coveted essentials for eyes with the Smokey Eye Kit. The limited-edition kit features a compact with three must-have shadows for captivating, compelling eyes, a mini Via Veneto Larger Than Life® Eyeliner and a newly designed travel size Wide Contour Brush #43 for easy application on the go.

PALETTE INCLUDES: Madrague I (left side of duo), Bali, Mekong

 Price: US$59

Availability:  July 15, 2014 on narscosmetics.com

August 1, 2014 at NARS Boutiques and Specialty stores

 

NARS Kabuki Brushes

Kabuki Brushes

NARS Cosmetics expands its exquisite Kabuki Brush Collection with three new brushes for face, cheeks and eyes. Rich in Japanese tradition and culture, the Mie, Mizubake and Kudoki Kabuki brushes are designed to provide precise, flawless makeup application.

Inspired by traditional Japanese beauty rituals from Geiko and Kabuki Theater, the NARS Kabuki Brushes meld heritage with modernity, in both concept and function. Finding their place in modern makeup, the unique design of each Kabuki Brush encourages multi-functional use, making each a versatile tool in everyday makeup application.

MIE KABUKI BRUSH, US$55

Ideal for soft, all-over face application of loose and pressed powders. Luxuriously layered with a double-dome design that deposits product evenly. A hand-spun black wisteria handle preserves this Kabuki’s unique traditional character.

MIZUBAKE KABUKI BRUSH, US$55

Contour and sculpt blush and bronzer with this distinct design for controlled application and precise definition. The hand-spun black wisteria handle preserves this Kabuki’s unique traditional character.

KUDOKI KABUKI BRUSH, US$40

Unique, angled silhouette contours the eye for impeccable crease definition, ideal for soft color deposit along the lash line for a smokey look. Soft-touch handle provide a comfortable grip and controlled application with a sleek, modern look.

Availability: August 1, 2014 at NARS Boutiques and narscosmetics.com

 

NARS NAIL POLISH

ICONIC COLOR. NAILED.

 

Reformulated nail polish

Introducing NARS new Nail Polish, a brilliantly curated palette of enamels featuring a flexible, high gloss finish for a freshly-painted look that lasts. With a unique combination of resins and polymers, the upgraded formula is designed to improve wear and strengthen nails, while the removable cap and specially designed brush allow for easy application.

The comprehensive 43-shade collection includes 19 new shades and 24 fan favorites for a full range of lacquered looks. Base and Top Coats complete the chip-defying, color-enhancing trifecta for an iconic nail look with serious staying power.

SHADES INCLUDE:

  • Top coat Clear                 
  • Delos Copper brown infused with gold                 
  • Hunger Mandarin red
  • Base coat clear with light blue/green tint                  
  • Milos Rich gold                 
  • Back Room Black
  • Arabesque A sheer pink with pink glitter                 
  • Night Breed Black with silver glitter                 
  • Ecume White
  • Trouville Seashell pink                 
  • Night Porter Black with green pearls                 
  • Endless Night Black grape
  • Orgasm Peachy pink with shimmer                 
  • Night Flight Black with cobalt blue pearls                 
  • Mash Army green infused with gold
  • Dovima Tomato red                 
  • Amarapura Silver chrome                 
  • Thasos Mint green
  • Jungle Red Bright red                 
  • Night Out Bright true blue                 
  • Kalymnos Lilac
  • Purple Rain Gothic purple                 
  • Torre del Oro Cherry red                 
  • Pastorale Rose gold
  • Chinatown Blood red                 
  • Zakynthos Beige                 
  • Paradiso Strawberry pink
  • Schiap Shocking pink                 
  • Ithaque Light pink                 
  • Ikiru Light blue
  • Manosque Deep smoky lavender                 
  • Fearless Bright pink violet                 

TOP TIER EXCLUSIVES:

  •  Bad Influence Smoky taupe                 
  • Mots Bleus Storm blue                 
  • Elbrus Plum
  • La Notte Navy                 
  • L’Avventura Lilac                 
  • Soup Can Bright red
  • Blow-up Mandarin orange
  • Paros Red brown
  • Obscura Lavender charcoal
  • Shameless Red Pink Flamingo
  • 413 BLKR (FSS Exclusive) Navy Blue

 

Price: US$20

Availability:  July 15, 2014 at NARS boutiques and on narscosmetics.com

August 1, 2014 at Sephora and Specialty store

 

3.1 PHILLIP LIM FOR NARS NAIL COLLECTION

 

3.1 Phillip Lim for NARS

 

For Fall 2014, NARS Cosmetics introduces an exciting nail collaboration with famed fashion designer Phillip Lim. The 3.1 Phillip Lim for NARS Nail Collection includes nine limited edition nail shades inspired by the “colors that exist in the shadows.”

Rich jewel tones and contrasting neutrals in a long-lasting formula with a high-gloss finish evoke the modern mood of the season, while a covetable canvas pochette designed exclusively for NARS perfectly fits the season’s well edited nail wardrobe.

NARS and Phillip Lim have a long standing relationship collaborating over the past 14 seasons on the 3.1 Phillip Lim runway show during New York Fashion Week since the Fall 2007. The collection combines Phillip’s signature style with NARS’ iconic and audacious beauty philosophy.

SHADES INCLUDE:

  •  ANARCHY – Angora
  •  OTHER SIDE – Bitter Chocolate
  •  HELL-BENT – Lacquer Red
  •  WRONG TURN – Graphite
  •  GOLD VIPER – Champagne
  •  DARK ROOM – Blue Denim
  •  SHUTTER – Black Sea Green
  •  CROSSROADS – African Violet
  •  INSIDIOUS* – Black Bronze
*Exclusive to NARS boutiques and narscosmetics.com

Price: Nail polish US $20/each, Pochette US$80

Availability:  July 15, 2014 at NARS boutiques and narscosmetics.com;

August 1, 2014 at Sephora and Specialty stores

 

‘AND GOD CREATED THE WOMAN’ EYE KIT

God Created The Woman Eye Kit – Limited Edition

NARS debuts a limited-edition palette of six shimmering shadows for captivating, compelling eyes, this sleek set also includes a travel sized Smudgeproof Eyeshadow Base and travel size Wide Contour Brush #43.

Named for “Et Dieu… créa la femme,” the classic 1956 French film that made Brigitte Bardot an overnight sensation, the six-well palette helps beauty lovers achieve the look of the season with a must-have neutral shade range based on top-selling browns and taupes.

 

PALETTE INCLUDES:

  •  ALHAMBRA DUO EYESHADOW – (right side) Metallic rose mist
  •  BELLISSIMA DUO EYESHADOW – (right side) Matte grey brown
  •  KALAHARI DUO EYESHADOW – (left side) Gold Confection
  •  GALAPAGOS SINGLE EYSHADOW – Bitter chocolate infused with gold
  •  COCONUT GROVE SINGLE EYESHADOW – Deep taupe brown infused with gold
  •  NIGHT CLUBBING SINGLE EYESHADOW – Black with gold pearl

PRICE: US$59

Availability:  August 1, 2014 at NARS Boutiques, narscosmetics.com and Specialty Stores.

 

413 BLKR LARGER THAN LIFE® LONG-WEAR EYELINER

DOWNTOWN. BOLD. TIMELESS.

 

413 BLKR Larger Than Life Long-wear Eyeliner

NARS Cosmetics introduces the 413 BLKR Larger Than Life® Long-Wear Eyeliner – the latest addition to the exclusive NARS 413 BLKR Collection.

The deep charcoal eyeliner takes eyes to the next level with a rich and creamy formula that glides on smoothly. The budge-proof finish has 12-hour wear with no smudging or flaking.

Named for the brand’s first flagship address in New York City’s West Village neighborhood, Founder and Creative Director François Nars drew inspiration from the fast-paced city when creating the 413 BLKR Collection. He wanted to introduce shades in each category that were ‘quintessentially NARS’. Available exclusively at NARS boutiques and on narscosmetics.com, the latest debuts are modern, bold and timeless – just like the city itself.

413 BLKR LARGER THAN LIFE® LONG-WEAR EYELINER, US$24  – Deep charcoal

Availability: August 1, 2014 at NARS Boutiques and on narscosmetics.com

An island girl living in the Big Apple. She hails from the twin island Republic of Trinidad & Tobago but currently reside in the beauty/fashion capital of the world, New York City (Harlem to be exact!). She is passionate - well, obsessed - about beauty and in addition to blogging, she is also a corporate beauty professional and a budding web designer/developer. She loves combining her in-depth, practical knowledge with her chemist/scientific training to make your cosmetic choices fun and easy. She likes to take the guesswork out of beauty, separate the hype from what really works, to help you bring out the most beautiful you! She loves colour, and makeup, and she has been natural for years! She also loves great food, culture, sports and laid back vibes! Check out some more about me here and if you like this post, sign up to my newsletter to get updates on what I am craving right now.