Product code: 46133902
An absolute legend and a planetary must-have, Terracotta powder by Guerlain has been weaving its destiny since 1984. Inspired by a trip to the heart of the desert, it captures all the reflections of the sun and lights up the complexion with an instant natural sun-kissed glow. And since skin is never more beautiful than when it is tanned, Guerlain is enriching the Terracotta legend with an even more desirable face and body ritual for a longer-lasting beautiful tan.
Like a ray of morning sunshine, sheer and luminous. Terracotta Nude powder is a delicate and seamless veil that illuminates the complexion. Its lightweight texture smoothes the skin and instantly revives its glow with a quick stroke of the brush for a naturally warmed bare-skin effect, that is unique to each woman.
Terracotta Nude comes in a universal shade that adapts to any skin tone with a chameleon ingredient: Gemnude Light. Its exclusive and sheer shade blends naturally with any skin colouring to even out the complexion and brings out the natural beauty of all skin tones.
- The complexion is radiant, smoothed and luminous*
- Long-lasting make-up result**
- The skin looks beautiful all day long*
- All skin tones are enhanced by the universal shade*
- The skin’s moisturisation is preserved***
*Self-assessment, daily application for 4 weeks, 64 volunteers. **Instrumental test, single application, 11 volunteers. ***Instrumental test, single application, 10 volunteers.
A true chameleon, Gemnude Light, the ingredient at the heart of the formula, is specially calibrated to blend naturally with any skin colouring. Its exclusive universal shade evens out the complexion and wraps it in a luminous veil to bring out the natural beauty of all skin tones. Enriched with moisturising active ingredients, the formula preserves the skin’s natural moisturisation and ensures long-lasting comfort. Flakes powders form an ultra-fine film that seamlessly hugs facial contours and respects the natural finish of each skin type for streak-free application. The promise of a naturally glowing complexion all year long.
How to use:
To naturally illuminate and warm the entire face, try the Guerlain secret: trace a '3' on the skin. Apply the nude glow powder with a brush, tracing a '3' on each side of the face, from the forehead to the cheekbones, from the cheekbones to the chin, finishing with a stroke down the neck. Then lightly brush down the centre of the face from the forehead to the chin.
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Guerlain Perfumer, House founded in Paris in 1828.
A heritage of creative audacity and savoir-faire.
House Perfumer Thierry Wasser represents the fifth generation of Guerlain perfumers. He travels the world in search of the most precious raw materials to compose audacious fragrance harmonies.
Makeup maestro Olivier Echaudemaison has the unique talent to create must-have products that reveal each woman’s beauty and complement her personality.
Dr. Frédéric Bonté leads Guerlain’s scientific research, focusing on the best of nature to develop high-performance formulas.
For almost two centuries, Guerlain has been inspired by beauty, excited by the magic of a pencil stroke or the boldness of a new creation. La Petite Robe Noire, L’Homme Idéal, Terracotta, Météorites, Orchidée Impériale and Abeille Royale are all elegant testimony to Guerlain’s passion for beauty.
For almost two centuries, Guerlain products have been made in France, perpetuating rare expertise and savoir-faire. In 2015, Guerlain opened La Ruche (“Beehive”), a new production site for Makeup and Skincare. Combining advanced technology with time-honored traditional craftsmanship, this new facility affirms Guerlain’s commitment to French industry and to social and environmental responsibility.
Each day, Guerlain makes women, all women, more beautiful. The promise of joyful, radiant beauty is an ethos epitomized by an extraordinary place: Maison Guerlain at 68, Champs-Elysées.
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