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Sephora + Pantone Universe Presents EMERALD | 2013’s Color of the Year

Are you ready to make everyone green with envy, beauty lovers? For 2013, Sephora + Pantone Universe has announced the color of the year is EMERALD!! A color known to enhance well-being, inner balance and harmony, many have kept this inspiring and uplifting color close and you will too when you see the spectacular Emerald beauty products and beauty accessories Sephora has to offer. The modern packaged collection features eyeshadow, blush, eyeliner, lip gloss, mascara and nail polish in Sephors’a high performance formulas which offer unique finishes like matte, metallic and lacquer that captures the sparkle and plays off the light that is distinctive to Emeralds.

“Green is the most abundant hue in nature – the human eye sees more green than any other color in the spectrum. Emerald, a perfectly balanced green, is a mix of warm and cool, which makes it so versatile and flattering to many skin tones,” noted Leatrice Eiseman, executive director of the Pantone Color Institute®. “Symbolically, Emerald brings a sense of clarity, renewal and rejuvenation, which is so important in today’s complex world.“

The 2013 Color of the Year Emerald Collection – $68.00

1 Color Grid Eye Shadow Block in BIONIC
1 Color Code Prismatic Shadow
1 Color Cube Lid Liner Stain
1 Lightspeed Glitter Dust
1 Graphic Sculpt Waterproof Jumbo Eyeliner
1 Color Watt Highlighting Mascara

Colorbyte Lip Wands – $24.00

This lip gloss set offers four unique shades, textures and finishes, leaving lips with a smooth and comfortable shine – colors include Touch of Emerald (clear with Emerald sparkle), Crocus (lacquer lilac), Georgia Peach (lacquer peach) and Cameo Brown (lacquer nude)

Color Grid Shadow Block – $26.00

Three color-coordinating eye shadows that allows you to create a variety of on-trend beauty looks
BIONIC – Emerald, White Alyssum and Crown
ECLISPED – Emerald Glitter, Amberlight and Olivine
ELEMENTAL – Emerald Shimmer, Appleblossom and Camel

Color Charged Graphic Lacquer – $10.00

The richest pigment of Emerald in a high gloss lacquer finish

Color Code Prismatic Shadow $22.00 – A revolutionary, water resistant high pigment cream formula for the eyes that goes on easily and lasts all day

Color Cube Lid Liner Stain $16.00  – A 3-in-1 mousse cream that can be used as a shadow, cream liner or lid stain

Lightspeed Glitter Dust $14.00 – A pot of pure Emerald loose glitter, give your look a subtle shimmer or layer for a powerful pop

Graphic Sculpt Waterproof Jumbo Liner $17.00 – Features a proprietary long wearing easy glide formula, with a luminous shimmer finish

Graphic Lift Liquid Liner $17.00 – Features a flocked tip applicator and long-lasting formula in metallic shimmer finish

Graphic Etch Waterproof Eyeliner $17.00 – This retractable pencil features a waterproof easy glide formula in a soft Emerald pigment finish

Glitter Strobe Eyeliner Set $18.00 – This four piece Emerald eyeliner set features finishes in glitter, iridescent, metallic and matte

Color Watt Highlighting Mascara $18.00 – A richly pigmented mascara in Emerald in a matte finish, wear alone for full color expression or add to tips for a flash of color

Color Theory Sculpting Blush $24.00 – The perfect blush duo to compliment any Emerald color accents featuring Dusty Pink and Pink Mist

Mini Graphic Effect Lacquers $18.00 – A collection of three mini polishes featuring finishes in Emerald (clear with Emerald glitter), shimmer (Emerald and silver) and matte metallic

Emerald Tip Nail Ring $22.00 – The perfect accessory to embrace the 2013 Color of the Year – make a nail jewel statement with this ring, featuring an Emerald and crystal tip

The Color of the Year Accessories include:

Color Contour Face Brush Set $68.00 – This 8 piece brush set with stand provides you with all you need to create any Emerald look: Highlighting Fan Brush, Face Contour Brush, Angled Liner Brush, Short Smudge Brush, Cream Shadow Brush, All Over Shadow Brush, Crease Shadow Brush and Smudge Brush (all synthetic)

Spectra Blend Eye Brush Roll $20.00 – A 3 piece mini travel brush in a magnetic pouch features an Angled Blush Brush, Eyeshadow Brush and Shadow Blending Brush (all synthetic)

Color Block Beauty Box $38.00 – A hard cosmetic case featuring a removable travel box and organizing compartments

Prismatic Glitter False Lashes $10.00 – Luxurious black false lashes featuring a strip of emerald glitter

Color Sculpting Kabuki Brush $22.00 – The perfect travel size kabuki brush (synthetic)

Emerald Compact Mirror $18.00 – A must have travel mirror for touch-ups, two sided featuring 3x magnification

“What I love about this year’s Color of the Year collection is it’s electrifying and modern. Emerald evokes power and possibility, which are two things women should feel when they wear makeup,” said SEPHORA PRO Lead Artist Gilbert Soliz. “SEPHORA once again challenges women to envelope themselves in the trend color, from subtle effects to bold saturated statements, Emerald will energize the way you think and feel about color.” 

The Sephora + Pantone Universe 2013 Color of the Year/Pantone 17-5641 Emerald Collection will be available at Sephora stores and beginning March, for a limited time.

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