NARS Exotica Summer Collection 2008

Encapsulating the wildness of sensuality, NARS Summer 2008 features a sultry palette of edgy neutrals that evoke intense carnal desire. Nude pigments in luscious textures impart sinful mystique, capturing the essence of the elegant seductress. Shades of matte ecru and bitter chocolate with golden accents enliven eyes with mesmerizing intrigue, while hues of sparkling mauve, succulent cherry red and sheer brandy give lips intense passion. This sure sounds delicious for the summmer doesn’t it?

Portobello Duo Eyeshadow ($32) – matte ecru and soft matte mushroom
Unconditional Love Duo Cream Eyeshadow ($32) – matte seafoam and soft shimmering copper
Galapagos Single Eyeshadow ($22) – bitter chocolate infused with gold

Mindgame Lipstick ($24) – sheer brandy
Dolce Vita Velvet Matte Lip Pencil ($24) – dusty rose
Roman Holiday Velvet Matte Lip Pencil ($24) – delicate pastel pink
Misbehave Lip Gloss ($24) – sheer cherry red with gold shimmer
Supervixen Lip Gloss ($24) – sheer sparkling mauve

Shop the collection at NARS.

Phyllis Li is the Founder and Editor-in-chief of Makeup For Life, one of the top 50 beauty blogs that focuses on celebrity makeup breakdowns, product reviews, makeup tutorials and all things beauty. Having lived and traveled in North America, Europe and Asia, she was exposed to different techniques and products at an early age and hopes to put a global perspective towards beauty. Phyllis won the Best Content Award by Total Beauty in 2008 and has been featured in various publications and websites including ELLE,, Yahoo Shine!, AOL Stylelist, Nylon Korea, VOGUE China, Ming Pao Daily (Canada) and Shanghai Weekly. In 2010, she was appointed one of the nine Real Women Ambassadors in the United States to take part in the Latisse® Wishes Challenge, working with Hollywood celebrity Kathy Ireland and raised over $400,000 for the Make-A-Wish Foundation to grant wishes for approximately 54 children. In 2012, she teamed up with luxury skincare brand TATCHA and released a limited-edition 3-Piece Set of her favorite beauty products. Phyllis currently lives in Chicago, US. She is a regular contributor to Shanghai Daily's StyleHai Magazine and a member of the Glam Beauty Network.


  1. I have not seen this yet until now! The red gloss with gold shimmer sounds great. Thanks for the post fellow Total Beauty blogger.

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