Lipstick of the Week: Schiap by NARS

Today I’m featuring one of my favourite lipsticks of all time: Schiap by NARS. Pronounced “skap,” and named for the Italian fashion designer Elsa Schiaparelli (whose signature colour was hot pink), it’s a beautiful blue-based, semi-matte pink. While it’s certainly bright, I find it’s actually a pretty wearable colour. It seems to go with most of my clothes (I especially love it with neutrals — think black, white, navy, grey, and camel), and the blue tones make teeth look nice and white.

The Lowdown on Schiap
Brand: 
NARS
Product Type: 
Semi Matte Lipstick
Shade: 
“Shocking pink”
Price Range: 
$35 / $$$
Vibe:
Sophisticated, but fun and energetic
Celebrity Fans: Katy Perry, Zooey Deschanel, Blake Lively

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