6 Party Looks By NARS International Makeup Artist Niko Lopez



Known for his strong beauty looks and for working with personalities such as Kaia Gerber, Bella Hadid. Candice Swanepoel and Kendall Jenner, NARS International Makeup Artist Niko Lopez is certainly a master of his craft.

NARS International Makeup Artist Niko Lopez

“Makeup should make you feel empowered and confident,” he tells us, “whether it’s a natural look or a dramatic one with bright colors.” This season, he teaches us how to set the scene with vinyl lips and disco-worthy eyes.

Related: 5 Beauty Looks Perfect For Your Next Halloween Party

NARS International Makeup Artist Niko Lopez

1. Crimson and gold is a classic makeup pairing, but amp it up with embellished nail accents and high shine gloss. Try NARS Lip Gloss in Eternal Red.


NARS International Makeup Artist Niko Lopez

2. Match a metallic “liner” with a power pout courtesy of a bright matte shade such as NARS Audacious Lipstick in Claudia.


NARS International Makeup Artist Niko Lopez

3. Pink is having a cultural renaissance. Dab it on your eyes, cheeks and lips. Try NARS Blush in Angelika.


NARS International Makeup Artist Niko Lopez

4. A sexy eye needs loads of mascara. NARS Climax Mascara is so good you don’t need to fake it with a faux pair.


NARS International Makeup Artist Niko Lopez

5. Bring together 80s punk and aughts-era cool with this too-cool-for-school smoky eye. Try NARS Matte Multiple in Riviera.


NARS International Makeup Artist Niko Lopez

6. Don’t be afraid to lean in close when you’ve got skin this good. Try NARS Velvet Matte Foundation Stick for a flawless finish.

As seen on MEGA Magazine October 2018.

By Marella Ricketts &  Trina Epilepsia Boutain
Photography Erwin Canlas of New Monarq Creativx
Art Direction Tanya Mallillin
Styling Lyn Alumno
Makeup Niko Lopez
Hair Mong Amado
Nails Extraordinail Salon and Skin Care
Models Bronjia and Nathalya of Elite Manila
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