What it is: A weightless, all-in-one, oil free, matte skin tint with broad spectrum SPF 30 and shine control that transforms the look of skin immediately and over time.
What it does: Velvet Matte Skin Tint Broad Spectrum SPF 30 effortlessly perfects with a soft touch. Ultra-blendable and instantly sensorial, this glide-and-go, plush, oil-free formula works on contact, delivering second-skin perfection and boosting environmental defense. It helps to blur imperfections and even the skintone with a soft-matte finish. It wears comfortably, maintaining skin’s natural moisture barrier, while working to control shine throughout the day. Infused with NARS’ innovative Velvet Illusion Complex, the Velvet Matte Skin Tint instantly transforms the look of skin with powerful optical effects designed to manipulate light, creating an immediate soft-focus effect that helps blur imperfections. Powered with rose fruit extract, it visibly tightens the appearance of pores with every application. It wears comfortably and weightlessly, while helping to provide antioxidant defense with vitamins C, E, and broad spectrum SPF 30.
What else you need to know: "Skin is the most important part of makeup. It reveals your appeal."François Nars, Founder and Creative Director
This broad spectrum SPF 30 product is free of oil, fragrance, alcohol. It is sweat- and humidity-resistant, dermatologist tested, and noncomedogenic.
Research results: In an independent US consumer study on 61 participants:
- Clinically proven to provide 16-hour wear
- 98% of women agree the formula felt comfortable and breathable on their skin
- 93% of women agree the formula gave their skin a natural look
- 86% of women agree the formula controlled oil and shine throughout the day
Suggested Usage: -Simply touch and go for an effortlessly perfected look. Glide on Velvet Matte Skin Tint to instantly even skintone with a soft-matte effect.
-Starting with a small amount of product, begin application in the center of the face and blend outwards.
-Follow with Radiant Creamy Concealer where needed to diffuse imperfections.
-Apply Radiant Creamy Concealer, with fingertips or #12 Cream Blending Brush, under the eyes and to minimize skin imperfections.
Precautions: -Store away from direct sunlight, high temperatures, and high humidity.
Makeup artist. Photographer. Iconoclast. Creative visionary François Nars launched NARS Cosmetics with 12 cult-favorite lipsticks in 1994, inspiring self-expression, creativity, and artistry with uncompromising pigment purity and imaginative color. Today, NARS’ boundary-pushing approach manifests from the pigments to the products to the photographed campaigns, shot by François himself—bringing high-fashion, high-style, and forward thinking to beauty.
“Play and try to be a little bit daring. Break the rules.”
FOUNDER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF NARS Cosmetics