NARS Cosmetics has unveiled its third standalone boutique in Singapore at Bugis Junction (#01-15/16), a contemporary beauty haven for all.
Spanning 42 square meters, this boutique epitomises sophistication with its sleek design, a testament to the artistic vision of Founder and Creative Director François Nars in collaboration with the renowned Fabien Baron from the esteemed New York design firm Baron & Baron.
Let’s take a look at the stunning new store.
NARS Cosmetics’ New Boutique at Bugis Junction
The chic storefront showcases captivating media content curated by François Nars himself, accompanied by contemporary amenities, including exclusive customisation options.
You’ll be greeted by striking LED media walls both at the entrance and within, presenting stylised product films for a modern touch. A continuous ribbon of LED light illuminates the open storefront, inviting you into the space.
What sets this Bugis Junction boutique apart from its regular stores is that it offers complimentary engraving services with the purchase of select products.
High-gloss Corian display tables adorned with light-filled pedestals showcase key product launches and limited-edition items.
What’s more, there’s an integrated Lip, Cheek, and Complexion bar featuring a video display to spotlight new and best-selling beauty products.
The interior boasts clean, sharp lines complemented by marble flooring in a chevron pattern for a truly opulent experience.
A marble bookcase housing François Nars’ photography books, including Faery Lands, Makeup Your Mind, and François Nars, adds an extra layer of sophistication to the space.
Shop Hakken’s Favourite NARS Product
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In case you missed it, Malaysian cosplayer Hakken made a special appearance at NARS’ launch event on 5 December 2023.
Their acclaim arises from their meticulous approach to cosplaying beloved anime and manga classics such as Howl’s Moving Castle, Jujutsu Kaisen, and Jojo’s Bizarre Adventure.
Through their self-expression, Hakken has cultivated a dedicated community, embodying an attitude that aligns seamlessly with the ethos of NARS and the innovative concept store.
If you’re wondering how Hakken looks picture-perfect every time, we’ve got the answer for you. Their go-to NARS product is the Light Reflecting Pressed Setting Powder.
“I think I’m on my third one already. I just keep going back,” Hakken shared.
The formula ensures all-day makeup hold with a radiant finish. Its lightweight and easily blendable texture effortlessly sets foundation without altering colour or coverage.
Plus, it’s infused with NARS’ Light Reflecting Complex, which enhances light reflection on the skin, producing a soft-focus effect that optically diminishes fine lines, wrinkles, and pores.
The no-flashback formula incorporates Photochromic Technology, adapting to different light sources for a flawless look in person and on camera.
NARS Light Reflecting Pressed Setting Powder retails for S$65 on Sephora.sg and at all NARS stores and counters in Singapore.
Check Out the New NARS the Holiday Collection 2023
Embrace the limelight with an exclusive holiday collection that showcases both NARS bestsellers and up-and-coming favourites.
Adorned in exclusive designs that shimmer and shine, this limited-edition collection is your ticket to sparking a radiant look this festive season.
NARS Starlight Powermatte Lipstick
Indulge in irresistible colour by swiping on the Powermatte Lipstick, now available in cases adorned with silver glitter for the holiday season and featuring shades fit for the stars.
NARS Starlight Powermatte Lipstick retails for S$47, exclusively available at all NARS stores except Sephora.
NARS After Party Light Reflecting™ Setting Powder
Ensure your party look stays flawless with the exclusive holiday edition of Hakken’s favourite Light Reflecting™ Setting Powder, presented in a festive gold compact.
After Party Light Reflecting™ Setting Powder retails for S$65, available at all NARS stores and Sephora.sg.
NARS Fatal Attraction Blush
Show a little more cheek with NARS’ Blush in Sex Appeal, available in an exclusive holiday-edition compact.
Fatal Attraction Blush retails for S$53, exclusively available at NARS 391 Orchard and NARS JEM.
NARS Golden Spark Pure Radiant Protection Aqua Glow Cushion Foundation Case
Ignite the festivities with the perfect accessory: a holiday-edition metallic gold compact exclusively crafted to house the Pure Radiant Protection Aqua Glow Cushion Foundation, so you can carry a bit of luxury with you wherever you go.
Golden Spark Pure Radiant Protection Aqua Glow Cushion Foundation Case retails for S$20, exclusively available exclusively at NARS 391 Orchard and NARS JEM.
NARS Holiday-edition Radiant Creamy Concealer
Illuminate, correct, and refine with the beloved Radiant Creamy Concealer, now presented in exclusive, dazzling packaging. The concealer is available in two shades: Custard and Vanilla.
NARS Holiday-edition Radiant Creamy Concealer retails for S$48, available exclusively on Sephora.sg.
NARS All That Glitters Light Reflecting™ Cheek Palette
Illuminate your cheeks with a limited-edition palette adorned with glitter, featuring six shades of Light Reflecting™ Blush. Explore a spectrum of cool pinks, reds, orange, and champagne gold.
All That Glitters Light Reflecting™ Cheek Palette retails for S$90, available at all NARS stores and Sephora.sg.
NARS Endless Nights Eyeshadow Palette
Command attention on the dance floor with a limited-edition collection of nine high-pigment eyeshadows, ranging from shimmering neutrals to vibrant pops of pink and purple. Housed in an exclusive holiday-edition compact adorned with glitter.
NARS Endless Nights Eyeshadow Palette retails for S$90, available at all NARS stores and Sephora.sg.
Explore the New NARS Powermatte Lip Pencils
NARS presents the new Powermatte High-Intensity Lip Pencil, which boasts bold saturation with an impressive 12-hour staying power. The blend of potency and precision comes together in a pencil format, offering longer wear time that feels remarkably comfortable.
The cream-to-matte texture effortlessly glides on, enveloping your lips in a bold, matte finish. Available in 10 transfer-proof shades:
- Take Me Home, 170: Tan rose
- Dolce Vita, 888: Dusty rose
- American Woman, 112: Chestnut rose
- Walkyrie, 180: Burnt coral red
- Bohemian Rhapsody, 181: Auburn brown
- Endless Love, 182: Maple red
- Kiss Me Deadly, 183: Vivid fiery red
- Dragon Girl, 132: Vivid orange red
- Cruella, 185: Passionate scarlet red
- Born To Be Wild, 186: Brick Red
NARS Powermatte Lip Pencil retails for S$44 and is now available at the new Bugis Junction store. It will be available at other retailers in December 2023.
NARS’ new store is located at 200 Victoria Street, Bugis Junction, #01-15/16, Singapore 188021.
Featured image credit: @_hakkencoser_/Instagram (centre), Daily Vanity (left and right)