Chanel, fall 2012, swatches, Les Essentiels de Chanel, Charme, Caractere, Chic, Parfait, Sweet Beige, Troublant, Caprice, Amarante, Natural, Almandine, Rose Quartz, Rouge Coco, Rouge Coco Shine, Glossimer, Rouge Allure Extrait de Gloss, Le Crayon Levres, Rouge Double Intensite, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

For the last few seasons, Chanel has been the first to counter — and this fall is no    >>

Chanel, Nordstrom Anniversary, Fleur de Lotus, swatches, Rives, Riviere, Beige Clair, Roselin, Alize, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

I don't think Chanel ever goes on sale, but every year, during Nordstrom's anniversary event, the brand offers    >>

Chanel, summer 2012

I recently had the great pleasure of having John Fussell, makeup artist extraordinaire for Chanel, do my makeup.    >>

Chanel summer 2012, swatches, Sable Emouvant, Peche Cuivre, Khaki Dore, Brun Intense, En Vogue, Empreinte, Calypso, Sirocco, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

On first "walk-by," Chanel's summer collection didn't dazzle me — stripey bronzers? I saw those last summer, right?    >>

Chanel, Vitalumiere Aqua compact, swatches, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Chanel recently reformulated their Vitalumiere Aqua foundation (liquid gel, shake well before use) into a cream compact. Like    >>


Eyelash curlers were one of those makeup products I never thought I'd use. They look scary, and I    >>

Chanel Fire

Special thanks to Carine for her fabulous guest swatches of Chanel 159 Fire — it looks like the    >>

Chanel, spring 2012, swatches, Rouge Coco, Superstition, Chalys, Paradis, Charme, Destinee, Rouge Coco Shine, Candeur, Flirt, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Chanel's spring collection was one of the first on counter this year. The collection chiefly offers variations on    >>

Chanel, holiday 2011, swatches, Blazing Gold, Beige Lame, Noir-Ivoire, Noir, Or, Rouge Carat, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

In hindsight, swatching Chanel's holiday collection was a mistake. If I hadn't swatched, I could have lived in    >>

Chanel, Rouge Allure Velvet, swatches, La Ravissante, La Caline, La Raffinee, L'Exuberante, La Fascinante, La Somptueuse, La Sensuelle, L'Exquise, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Matte lips are so hot right now. Chanel just introduced a (highly anticipated) new lipstick formula: Rouge Allure    >>

Chanel, Perfection Lumiere, foundation, swatches, Beige Rose, Beige, Beige Ambre, Ambre, BR12, BR22, BR32, BR42, BR52, B10, B20, B30, B40, B60, BA24, BA34, BA44, BA54, BA64, A94, A104, A114, A134, A154, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Chanel just launched a new formula of foundation: Perfection Lumiere (the modern replacement for Pro Lumiere). Perfection Lumiere is    >>

Les Jeans de Chanel, swatches, Coco Blue, Blue Boy, Blue Rebel

Tremendous thanks to beauty blogger par excellence, Carla of Product Girl (or, as I like to think of    >>

Chanel, Sublimage Cleanser

Several weeks ago, Chanel added a makeup remover/cleanser to their Sublimage line of products. It comes packaged with    >>

Chanel, Sophisticated Eye Collection, swatches, quads, Vanites, Lagons, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Readers, I'm very excited to discuss with you a collection I've been fondly referring to as Chanel's "Fall    >>

Chanel, Peridot, swatches

When I saw the polishes in Chanel fall, I was pretty sure that Graphite was the only one    >>