There are not enough articles in the world right now to express how much we’re obsessing over Nars. Nars Cosmetics was founded in 1994 by namesake French makeup artist and photographer Francois Nars. Housed in unmistakable, matte black, rubber packaging, the line is known for its luminous finishes and bold, long-lasting pigments. The ever evolving makeup line is hard to keep up with, so we have narrowed down our favourites for you to try this year.
The 30 shade concealer grants every skin type the closest shade to maximise your makeup look seamlessly. From a smooth application to its blendable radiant finish, this creamy concealer lends a natural look to under eyes or for those highlighting and contouring champions, who wish to take their makeup game to the next level.
A buildable natural hue of perfectly pink cheeks is achievable with the shade- Orgasm which suits most skin tones and if it does not suit your liking there are three others to choose from. The formula stays where you put it and wakes your face up with a beautiful flush. If you were to try just one Nars product, start with this one. You won’t regret it. It is important to note that shaking the bottle before application lends to an easier pump of this pink potion, otherwise go for the powder version which is equally as good.
This is a game changer for morning makeup users, an oil-free formula that provides a translucent veil of colour and sun protection while helping to reduce the appearance of hyperpigmentation and dark spots in just four weeks. Infused with lush, botanicals and ingredients to immediately help thirsty skin feel hydrated. Kopara from French Polynesia and mineral rich seawater which helps to revive and re-mineralize skin for a softer, smoother, and brighter natural glow. It hydrates skin and makes it look like you got the full eight hours of sleep. It’s the perfect one-and-done product when you are out the door in a hurry. Plus it gives you a happy from within glow that is unmatched by any other product.
This highly pigmented, chubby crayon delivers long-lasting wear with some moisture. The rich matte finish works remarkably well in the strong reds, though any of the colours can be topped with gloss. A pencil makes for pretty precise application even if you have no mirror in front of you to apply it. This shade is the perfect all day nude to plump your natural colour. Thanks to Vitamin E your lips remain hydrated all day even if you suffer from constant chapped lips, or forgotten your lip balm.
Give yourself a dewy glow with this liquid highlighter that works well on face and body. Giving you a fresh back from vacation look. Apply it to the high points of your face, shoulders and decollete or mix it into your foundation for an angelic finish. It comes in three shades that blend effortlessly to create the most flattering glow. Just allow the product to dry before dressing as it could stain clothes. And off you glow…