Thursday, January 31, 2013

NARS's New Spring 2013 Looks, a New Multiple & New Palettes & Kits Hit February the First!

By Laura Medina

NARS, today, is a global brand cherished by die-hard fans worldwide but it still keeps its Parisian roots while keeping a foothold in Manhattan.

Under the direction of Christophe Danchaud for NARS Cosmetics, makeup artist, Letizia Carnevale created these looks for this recent Paris Haute Couture Week using NARS skincare and cosmetics for Bouchra Jarrar couture runway show.

Fresh off the Paris Haute Couture Runway:
·        Radiant Creamy Concealer (New for Spring 2013!)
Available: US - Feb. 15 2013 / Global - Mar. 1 2013
For a similar effect, try Concealer
·        Laguna Bronzing Powder
·        Light Reflecting Setting Powder - Pressed (New for Spring 2013!)
Available: US/Global - Feb. 2013
For a similar effect, try Pressed Powder in Flesh or Snow
·        Concealer
All products, except where noted, are available at
If you truly want to be "fresh" and get a head start on NARS' new Spring 2013 Collections, these exclusive additions will hit at both the 413 Bleecker and 8412 Melrose flagship boutiques, tomorrow...February First...

This rich burgundy NARS 413 BLKR Multiple will never replace this scribe's long-lost, beloved, deep purple Sumatra Multiple.  Still, this sultry burgundy, creamy formula with sheer color multiple color stick, for lips and cheeks... and eyes, is the base for this upcoming kits and palettes.
 NARS 413 BLKR Multiple is the lipstick to...

‘THE HAPPENING’ EYE & CHEEK PALETTE, a new limited edition palette, based on top-selling, universally flattering, must have shades of the season, paired with the brand’s iconic Orgasm Blush and Laguna Bronzer for cheeks.

Sandwiched between Orgasm Blush and Laguna Bronzer, ...
NIGHT STAR SINGLE EYESHADOW: Sheer peach with gold pearl

GSTAAD EYESHADOW: Shimmering taupe (New/Limited Edition)

KUALA LUMPUR DUO EYESHADOW (right side): Boysenberry infused with gold

COCONUT GROVE SINGLE EYESHADOW: Deep taupe brown infused with gold

ORGASM BLUSH: Peachy pink with gold shimmer

LAGUNA BRONZER: Diffused brown with golden shimmer

NARS 413 BLKR Multiple provides the quick swipe of a lipstick and a swoosh of a blush to this eye shadow-only palette, "And God Created the Woman Eye Kit," named for “Et Dieu… créa la femme,” the classic 1956 French film that made Brigitte Bardot an overnight sensation.  A travel sized Smudgeproof Eyeshadow Base and No 3 Eye Shader Brush rounds this palette.
"And God Created the Woman Eye Kit" is the greatest hits collection of NARS' most popular and best-selling browns and taupes eye shadows at Sephora...
(right side)
Metallic rose mist

(right side)
Matte grey brown

(left side)
Gold Confection

                    GALAPAGOS SINGLE EYSHADOW:
                      Bitter chocolate infused with gold

                         Deep taupe brown infused with gold

                              NIGHT CLUBBING SINGLE EYESHADOW:
                                                                           Black with gold pearl

All three items will hit tomorrow, February the First, at these places exclusively...

The new multiple "BLKR Multiple" will land only at Manhattan's 413 Bleecker NARS Boutique and the 8412 Melrose Avenue boutique in West Hollywood in the Melrose Place District, starting February the First.

Department and specialty stores are going to carry "The Happening" Eye & Cheeks Kit.

Sephora and has "And God Created Woman" Eye Shadow Palette.

Get a head start!