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NARS Vintage Nail Polish for Fall 2010

NARS Vintage Polish

NARS Vintage Nail Polish for Fall 2010

Introducing the NARS Vintage Nail Polish Collection! Five shades, resurrected by popular demand, with NARS’ signature longwearing formula. Imparting an initial high gloss luster that is water and detergent resistant, these vintage polishes are being brought out from the archives for a limited time. With classic cinema as their common theme, below are the shades (with original launch dates), their descriptions and the movies that inspired them.

  • Mash (1996) Army green infused with gold
  • King Kong (1996) Copper brown infused with gold
  • Midnight Express (1996) Deep navy
  • Zulu (1996) Forest green
  • Full Metal Jacket (1998) Gunmetal grey

Availability: October 1st at, all shades are limited edition and retail for $16 each.


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Jadis4742 Avatar

I’m lemming Zulu and Midnight Express pretty badly…thank goodness there aren’t any awesome video games coming out this season…I’m spending all my fun money on nail polish and VV!

baby in a corner Avatar

I dunno, I was 10 in 1996 so I don’t remember any of these colours. It seems nars is running out of ideas and trying to cash in a bit on nostalgia! Maybe I’m being over cynical though!All this aside, mash is a pretty colour!

Loren Avatar

The Nars counter at my local Nordie’s got these in today. If you want Zulu call them up to hold a bottle for you. She said they’re going fast, and of course it’s already sold out online.

Abigail Avatar

I love Mash, King Kong, and Zulu but will NEVER shell out $18 more dollars on nail polish. I did with the Rescue Beauty polishes that Christine posted from the Tudor collection and was so disappointed when they came. They look super shiny and the microshimmer looks great in the pictures that Christine took, but on my nails the color looks flat and freckled. Don’t get my wrong, I like the colors but they aren’t worthy of $18.

Penemuel Avatar

I am SO glad to be able to finally get my hands on Zulu. I’m also so glad that NARS re-released it and gave ‘normal people’ a chance to get their hands on it without making the eBay scalpers rich. I wish more companies would buy a clue regarding their super-limited runs of things!

Crystal Avatar

I thought Sephora was going to have them also? And what happened to Nordstrom? They were available for pre-order on the website a few weeks ago but they aren’t there anymore.

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