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The quintessential combination of luxury, education and sophisticated glamour


Napoleon Perdis Cosmetics is Australia’s leading makeup brand and was founded in 1992 by renowned makeup artist and experienced educator, Napoleon Perdis. Perdis first launched his makeup academy on Sydney's vibrant Oxford Street with the vision of inspiring, educating and supporting the next generation of talent. Three years later, Perdis opened his first concept store in Paddington, boasting a full cosmetics collection. 

His trademark of vivid, vivacious colour quickly became clear and his reputation propelled him into editorial work for magazines, TV and international red carpet events. Perdis soon became a household name spreading his glamour gospel and makeup trends worldwide. His famous quote 'Not to Prime is a Crime!' is a mantra many makeup aficionados still live by today. Napoleon Perdis continue to be renowned for their primers; the bridge between skincare and makeup and a key step to any beauty ritual. Their primers allow makeup to glide on with ease, appear smoother and provide longer, more reliable wear. 

Napoleon Perdis are at the forefront of product innovation, makeup education and sophisticated, prestige beauty. Their philosophy 'Education is Everything' and empowerment are at the heart of the Napoleon Perdis brand. Since its early days, the Napoleon Perdis Makeup Academy has seen over 25,000 budding makeup artists pass through its doors, it's rigorous education program strongly emphasising makeup education as the core to the brand's foundation.

Makeup holds the power to bring people together and Napoleon Perdis strive for a sense of community to enrich their customers' experience. Loved by millions, their cult products have stood the test of time in the ever-changing and expanding cosmetic landscape. Because of their one-size-does-not-fit-all approach, Napoleon Perdis have aimed to make their products accessible to as many people as possible from makeup artists to beauty-beginners alike. Napoleon Perdis are the quintessential combination of luxury, education and sophisticated glamour.


Education has always been at the heart of the brand. Napoleon Perdis educate and inspire not only through the Napoleon Perdis Makeup Academy, but directly to customers at their counters. Bringing 27 years of expertise to the Australian cosmetics and beauty industry, Napoleon Perdis Cosmetics is an authority in makeup education and product formulation.

Formals, weddings and special events, Napoleon Perdis offer tailored experiences to suit each individual style. Their services also allow you to be immersed in the journey, get to know the brand and enjoy a moment of pampering. All services are redeemable on product meaning you walk away with a selection of products to recreate your bespoke look. These one-on-one services are designed to leave you looking and feeling your absolute best, as well as informed and empowered to execute your desired makeup looks at home.



Napoleon Perdis have a number of products that have stood the test of time to solidify themselves undoubtedly as cult-classics. Whether you're new to the brand or wanting to update your current collection, the products below are sure to become your makeup bag staples.

AUTO PILOT PRE-FOUNDATION SKIN PRIMER - There is a Napoleon Perdis Auto Pilot Pre-Foundation Skin Primer sold every 90 seconds! This award-winning primer syncs flawlessly with your skin to prime the face before makeup. Carefully selected ingredients strengthen, smooth and boost hydration, ensuring your makeup lasts the distance.

STROKE OF GENIUS LIQUID CASHMERE FOUNDATION - This easy-to-apply liquid foundation offers medium coverage with a luxurious, cashmere-feel finish. The built-in brush applicator twists to turn on and off to save mess, wastage, and the need to use your fingers - making it perfect for touch-ups and on-the-go application. Green Tea Left Extract, Japanese Knotweed Root Extract and Vitamins C and E provide antioxidant protection. With medium coverage and a creamy cashmere finish, this best selling foundation is also paraben, oil and gluten free.

BRONZE PATROL - This sophisticated, luminous baked bronzing powder delivers gorgeous, sun-kissed radiance. The shimmering swirl of gold flecks reflects the light to create angelic luminosity, while antioxidant Vitamin E and Jojoba Seed Oil work to condition skin to hydrate while you radiate. Paraben-free and suitable for all skin tones.

CAMERA FINISH POWDER FOUNDATION - This sheer to medium, matte finish powder foundation conceals, mattifies and sets your makeup like never before. Containing a clever anti-ageing complex to assist in putting premature ageing on the go-slow, while Vitamins C and E provide additional antioxidant protection. Its in-built mirror is perfect for on-the-go application - meaning you’ll never want to leave home without it.

THE ONE CONCEALER - Now available in seven new shades. Featuring a subtle colour correcting undertone for a skin brightening effect, these little skin-perfecting pots of magic effortlessly conceal dark circles, blemishes and pigmentation. This clever corrective agent syncs with a range of skin types to effortlessly conceal flaws including dark circles, blemishes and pigmentation. Antioxidant Vitamin E and anti-caking properties keep skin looking flawless whilst being forgiving to fine lines and wrinkles.


Receive your 6-piece gift (valued at $225) when you spend $85 or more on Napoleon Perdis, available instore and online.

Gift contains: Adiós Pores! Serum Sheet Mask, Light Switch Luminizer Palette, Big Black Long Black Mascara, Deluxe Auto Pilot Pre-Foundation Skin Primer 15mL, Liquid Pleasures Lip Colour Power and Cosmetic Bag. 

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