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What Else You Need to Know: Silky, superfine micronized powder pigments in matte and shimmering shades ensure a seamless application. These soft, buildable shades deliver a wide range of effects, from ulta-sheer to powerful pops of color. Each iconic shade features a subtle pink undertone for a natural-looking blush.
-Use Yachiyo Brush #27 (sold separately) and apply to the apples of the cheeks.
-Sweep the excess across the hairline, bridge of the nose, and chin.
-For more dimension, apply a shimmer shade to the apples of the cheeks and a matte shade to the hollows of the cheeks.
The NARS Technique:
-Contour: Create definition by starting at the temple and sweeping along the hairline, under the cheekbone, and down the jawline.
-Highlight: Glide over areas where the sun hits naturallythe tops of the cheekbones, on temples, and on the bridge of the nose.
-Pop: Swipe color onto the apples of the cheeks, and swirl in a circular motion, layering to your desired intensity
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.” –FRANÇOIS NARS
FOUNDER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR OF NARS Cosmetics
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