Shiseido Nebula (VI207) is a moderately cool-toned, medium lavender with a pearl finish. It is a permanent lipgloss that retails for $25.00 and contains 0.25 oz.
Shiseido Nebula (VI207) Lacquer GlossShiseido Nebula (VI207) Lacquer Gloss ($25.00 for 0.25 fl. oz.) is described as a "violet with multi-coloured pearls." It's a medium lavender-purple with soft, cool undertones and a multi-colored, fine shimmer. It had semi-opaque color coverage, where the gloss noticeably changed the natural lip color but still enabled some of it to come through, so your natural lip color will influence the ultimate result (particularly any undertones). It applied evenly for the most part, but there was room for improvement. This shade wore well for four and a half hours. NARS Annees (P, $26.00) appears more similar when swatched (but has no shimmer), but applied, it is much lighter. MAC Cinestyle (LE, $20.00) is cooler-toned, milkier, no shimmer. See comparison swatches.
New from Shiseido, a lacquer gloss, available in 8 shades, is a rich, deep sheen and vivid clear color reminiscent of the beloved Japanese art form. Reproducing the deeply transporting look that comes from multiple layers of lacquer, the appealing clear color and profound moisture of new Lacquer Gloss bring the tradition beauty of transparent lacquer to the lips- in a distinctly modern way.