NARS Bento Box Set: Holiday 2010

François Nars has always been inspired by Japanese culture, specifically the concept of Kabuki makeup. Years ago, after traveling to Japan, François brought back a small, porcelain pot with a red film of color– Kabuki makeup for the lips. This simple cosmetic inspired his latest holiday uber-limited-edition item, the NARS Bento Box Set–two Kabuki cups that were hand-poured with a new exclusive-to-NARS lipstick formula in highly pigmented shades containing Vitamin E. Housed in a handmade bento box, the set also comes with a Kabuki lip brush, designed for precise application by dipping the brush into the cup and blending until desired coverage is achieved. 

The set will be available as of November 1 for $125 at narscosmetics.com. Get on the wait list now at narscosmetics.com/bento. Only one thousand sets were created for sale in the United States, and just over two thousand in total were created worldwide.

Get your eBay-scouring fingers ready, if all else fails.

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