NARS Kaliste is a very cool-toned, dark teal with a matte finish. It is a permanent eyeliner that retails for $24.00 and contains 0.04 oz.
NARS Kaliste Velvet Liner ($24.00 for 0.04 oz.) is a deep, bluish-teal with cool undertones and a semi-matte finish. It had nice pigmentation in one stroke, which was buildable to totally opaque coverage with another pass. The texture was lightly creamy without moving around on the skin, but it didn't tug or feel uncomfortably sharp on the lash line either. This shade stayed on well for eight hours before migrating to the outer corners noticeably. Estee Lauder Dramatic Teal (LE, $22.00) is warmer (95% similar). MAC Practice Makes Perfect (LE, $17.00) is darker (95% similar). Tom Ford Beauty Exotic Teal (LE, $35.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Melt Cosmetics Slate (LE, $19.00) is darker, cooler (90% similar). Smashbox Baller (P, $18.00) is warmer (90% similar). Urban Decay Mainline (P, $22.00) is less pigmented, cooler (90% similar). MAC Midnight Blues (DC, $16.00) is darker, warmer (90% similar). Estee Lauder Electric Teal (LE, $20.00) is lighter (85% similar). bareMinerals 1PM (LE, $15.00) is warmer (95% similar). See comparison swatches / view dupes side-by-side.
Velvet Eyeliners add rich dimension with pigments that glide on smooth and blend evenly, creating the perfect base for smoky lids or a fine line for a bold look.