Swatches

Armani, summer, 2012, swatches, eyeshadow quads, eye palette, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

There's plenty to talk about in Armani's summer collection, but that blue and turquoise eyeshadow palette has me    >>

Paige

I got a nail polish recently, and though I was excited about it, I hadn't planned to blog    >>

MAC, Hey Sailor, swatches, eyeshadow, Crystal Avalanche, Barefoot, Jaunty, Feeling Fresh, Nautical Navy, nail polish, Vestral White, Touch of Red, pigment, Old Gold, Naval Blue, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Sorry for breaking MAC's Hey Sailor collection into two posts, but I didn't want to subject you to    >>

MAC, Hey Sailor, swatches, Powerpoint, eyeliner, Pro Longwear Lip Pencil, lipliner, Suntints, Handforged, Emerald Sea, Blue Stripe, Saunter, Shore Leave, Throw Me a Line!, Sea Mist, Abalone, Au Rose, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

MAC's major collection on counters right now is Hey, Sailor! (giving me flashbacks to 2008's Naughty Nauticals). For    >>

Butter London, Knackered, swatchse

Profound thanks to AlexandraRC of Sparkly Vernis for sharing her gorgeous swatches of Butter London's Knackered (new for    >>

Make Up For Ever boutique Dallas Northpark

Fantastic news, Dallas readers (and tangentially good news for everyone else): Make Up For Ever has opened a    >>

Dior, summer 2012, Croisette, swatches, Addict Lipstick, 354, Palace, 414, Casual Gold, 544, Jet Set, Ultra Gloss, 432 Brown Panema, 542, Orange Pareo, Diorshow Waterproof Liner, 258, Turquoise, 401, Saint Tropez, 231, Bikini, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Dior's summer collection is called Croisette (little cross) — named, I think for the Promenade de la Croisette,    >>

Bloxsun-scarf-screencap

We know we should wear sunscreen at the beach. We know about avoiding sunburn, about skin cancer, and    >>

Givenchy, Poudre Bonne Mine, Healthy Glow Powder, summer bronzer, swatches, 2012, Premiere Croisiere, Douce Croisiere, Ambre Croisiere, Extreme Croisiere, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Poor Givenchy. Years ago, I thought their counter in Saks (Galleria Houston) was just the pinnacle of glamour    >>

Sally Hansen, Prabal Gurung, Barely Blue Bell, swatches, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

For the past few years, Sally Hansen has made fabulous custom colors for shows at New York fashion    >>

Deborah Lippmann, Cuticle Remover

Readers, my nails have been a wreck for weeks. It's basically Deborah Lippmann's fault: I haven't been able    >>

MAC fall 2012 pro eye palette swatches, Dark Current, Blazer, Delft, Smoked Paprika, Salt & Pepper, Natural Fibre

Tremendous thanks to blogger and makeup artist extraordinaire Lauren Clark for an advance look at MAC's new, limited    >>

Armani, Rouge d'Armani Sheer, lipstick, swatches, Sheer d'Armani, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Armani just added a new lipstick to its lineup: Rouge d'Armani Sheer. (Spring/summer IS the season of sheer    >>

Deborah Lippmann, Lippmann Collection, swatches, spring, summer, 2012, Mermaid's Dream, On the Beach, Ray of Light, Sweet Dreams, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Deborah Lippmann just released a quartet of new shades (well technically two for spring/resort and two for summer,    >>

Tom Ford, Brow Sculptor, brow pencil, swatches, Blonde, Taupe, Chestnut, Espresso, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Until very recently, I thought a brow pencil was just a brow pencil. I've tried a handful of    >>