Napoleon Perdis

Our beauty trend editor Kate Fannin gives us the low down on the best and brightest in anti-aging products.


As I celebrate my birthday today, it’s the perfect time to mention some favorite anti-aging products (and some that just make me feel or look younger than my 42 years!).

I started using sunscreen in high school (and am thankful I did; I shockingly still get carded sometimes). Also, I diligently follow my dad’s greatest ‘beauty’ advice, “keep a lip balm in every jacket pocket”–that has saved my lips more times than I can count! Ultimately, you’re truly as young as you feel, but a little ‘preventative maintenance’ and good old-fashioned primping never hurts. Nor does a glass of champagne and gourmet cupcake on your b-day…

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On your mark, get set… party! The winter holidays are here, which means Secret Santas, cocktail soirees, family gatherings, and if you’re lucky, an event requiring an evening gown. Tis the season for merrymaking, and when it comes to makeup, you might need to pull off a party look in a pinch. We asked Australian beauty authority Napoleon Perdis about the latest and greatest of this season’s makeup trends, as well as better-than-best tips for selfies, glitter, and that time-honored holiday classic—the bold red lip.

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Join us this Thursday, July 12 for a live Twitter chat with self-described beauty impresario Napoleon Perdis! Follow #Nordbeauty to get your burning beauty questions answered. We just may ask how he can help us all get the stunning look he created for Aussie musician Delta Goodrem for her Vogue Australia cover and 8-page editorial spread.

We love Perdis’s philosophy of aiming to “conjure the celebrity in every woman.” Why shouldn’t every day be just a little glamorous? Get your questions ready, and find out how to let your inner star shine.

Thursday, July 12, 12-1PM PST. #Nordbeauty

Delta Goodrem photos by Nicole Bentley via Vogue Australia.

Napoleon Perdis products are available online and are coming soon to our stores.