Summer 2013: NARS Pierre Hardy Nail Collection…

NARS Pierre Hardy - Sharplines

I love great packaging and NARS has collaborated with show designer Pierre Hardy on a mini capsule collection that has their wares displayed in little shoe boxes with dust bags bags. Love it! Any of these would make fantastic options for your warm weather mani/pedi! In a bold new collection for NARS, designer Pierre Hardy […]

Summer 2013: NARS Color Collection…


NARS brings summer front and center with it’s new collection that is full of ripe juicy shades of orange and tangerine! I am in LOVE with the multiple and the lipgloss….they will both have a prominent place in my makeup bag this season. Prepare yourself for a stunning summer. A modern spin on the sexy, […]

How To: Do Nude Makeup Without Looking Overdone…

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I must confess, one of my all time favorite makeup looks in general is the nude thing.  All skin tones can wear it, and it can be tweaked to look natural or totally glam.  The only addition to the glam look would be a possibly a darker or more shimmery lip.  I have worn the […]

How To: Get My Oscars Inspired Makeup Look… [VIDEO]


Remember yesterday when I showed you my Olay Oscars inspired makeup look?  Well…as promised, here is my video detailing step by step how to get the look! Complete rundown below… The Rundown: Olay Regenersist Eye/Lash Duo (as primer for eye & lash area – available NOW!!) CoverFX Total Cover Cream Foundation (as spot conealer) NARS […]

Must Have: NEW! NARS Satin Lip Pencils…

NARS Satin Lip Pencil Campaign Model

I am SO excited about these!!  Once I get my hands on a few, I will swatch them for you on our instagram page.  These promise to be creamier than traditional pencils but have rich bold pigments!  Yay!! Has anyone else noticed that makeup is getting simpler and more effortless to apply/control?  It’s not all […]

Must Have: NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer…

NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer - Stella Tennant

If I saw ONE thing backstage at the NARS shows this season it was that skin was IN.  Flawless but undone….and all the artists were using this top secret, super blendable, buildable concealer…yep you guessed it…they have been testing it since last season and now it’s finally here.  NARS Radiant Creamy Concealer [$28] is “Blendable…Buildable…Brilliant.” […]

NYFW: NARS Backstage at Creatures Of the Wind….


NARS created the look for the Creatures of the Wind runway show.  We are seeing the trend of beautiful skin again this season and NARS leads the pack with a beautiful ethereal look. SHOW: Creatures of the Wind LEAD ARTIST: James Boehmer, NARS Director of Global Artistry LOOK: “The makeup complements the collection by adding […]

Must Have: NARSskin Travel Sets…

NARSskin Luminous Aqua Travel Set

Thanks to some well intentioned intervention, I have successfully transitioned into a carry on girl. To get there, I had to figure out how to use smaller sizes and samples.  Thankfully, NARS Cosmetics has a line of their fabulous skincare in travel sizes made especially for travel. “Skincare is so linked to makeup. I cannot […]

Red Carpet Beauty: Salma Hayek at the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards…

Salma Hayek at the 70th Annual Golden Globes

Stunner Salma Hayek brought the dazzle in a sparkling strapless number by Gucci Première to the Golden Globes Sunday night.  She gets more and more gorgeous the older she gets (just saying).  And can we give a high five to red lips on the red carpet!!???  Her flawless makeup look was created by makeup artist […]

Mercedes Benz Fashion Week: NARS at Helmut Lang S/S 2013…

NARS-Helmut Lang-SS2013

NARS created the look for the Helmut Lang runway show last night.  The look was lived in makeup which is a trend I think will translate beautifully for everyday.  They used my most favorite product of all time Pure Radiaant Tinted Moisturizer (I literally use this everyday) to create a really nice fresh look for […]

Holiday 2012: NARS Andy Warhol Silver Factory Gift Set Collection…


Last one….this one is the GAWGUS one. All of the exclusive photo canister gift sets!!  I’m DYING for the Silver Factory and Beautiful Darling ones!!  Which one do you like best?? Eyeshadow Palettes ($55.00) November 1st  exclusively at Department and Specialty stores, NARS Flagship Boutiques, and on Self Potrait 1 Black, bright periwinkle blue, […]

Holiday 2012: NARS Andy Warhol Pop Collection (Sephora Exclusive)…


As I stated in my earlier post – this collection is MASSIVE….collectors items abound and this particular one is exclusive to Sephora.  All items are limited edition. Eyeshadow Palette ($55.00) Flowers 1 White, brown rose, dark lavender, and gold against a shimmering lavender grey background and black overspray Flowers 2 White and heather blue against […]

Holiday 2012: NARS Andy Warhol Color Collection…


This is the LARGEST collection to date from NARS. This Holiday 2012 collection juxtaposes the talent of the late artist with the creativity of our founder and Creative Director François Nars. I am LOVING all the packaging (I’m a die hard Warhol fan – even met him once back in the 80′s at the Palladium…or […]

Must Have: My Top Picks Perfect for Summer at Sephora…

Lianne's Sephora Picks

Now that summer is here, I wanted to share with you some of my FAVORITE must have products from Sephora!  I have a little bit of everything on this list and I chose Sephora because everytime I go in there i find something new! Shimmer Sheet Set [$16]This is AMAZING…you can refresh your blush, give […]

Fall 2012: NARS Color Collection…

NARS Fall 2012

I love a good fall color collection and while I am in full summertime mode (lighter makeup…..softer fragrance etc.) A collection like this makes me want to pull out my boots, sweaters and leather gloves.  This is a full collection complete with a grey nail polish that is totally on my radar and a blush […]

Summer 2012: NARS Makeup Collection…

NARS Summer 2012 Campaign Image

Summer is nearly here (at least the summer collections are!!) This is one of the first to hit my desk and I love the bronzey, apricot, grape and plum of it all. The Summer 2012 campaign was designed and photographed by NARS Founder and Creative Director François Nars. Once again, the inimitable Ginta Lapina personifies […]

NARS + Mad Men = Awesome….

Mad Men

Did you watch Mad Men this past Sunday night?? Guess what….all the makeup looks were from NARS!  Can’t beat that, right??  Lana Horochowski, Department Head of Makeup for Mad Men, used NARS to help bring the 1960s to the small screen for Sunday’s season premiere. “We looked at a lot of ‘60s magazines, and photos […]

TMG Faves: NARS on Bleecker Street NYC…

NARS Spring 2012 Campaign Image

I had the opportunity to attend a private cocktail party and dinner for one of my all time FAVORITE beauty brands NARS during fashion week.  This was for the one year anniversary of the boutique, which is the flagship store in the West Village.  If you haven’t been there, I would suggest you swing by […]