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MAC, Paint Sticks, swatches, Deep Brown, Burgundy, Rich Purple, Marine Ultra, Landscape Green, True Chartreuse, Primary Yellow, Genuine Orange, Basic Red, Process Magenta, Pure White, Pure Black

This week of MAC goodness comes courtesy of professional makeup artist (and fellow blogger) Lauren Clark. Lauren does    >>

Estee Lauder, Mad Men, 2013, swatches, season 6, Light Show, blush, Pinkadelic, lipstick, Pink Paisley, nail polish, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

At this time last year (just before the start of Mad Men's fifth season), Estee Lauder unveiled a    >>

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    >>

NARS, summer 2012, swatches, Ramatuelle, Marie-Galante, D. Gorgeous, Calabria Soft Touch Shadow Pencil, Bourbon Street Larger than Life eyeliner, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

NARS' summer collection is here, with options from ethereal to almost vampy. I've come to enjoy Mr. Nars'    >>

Guerlain, Pucci, Terra Azzurra, swatches, 13 Capri, eyeshadow quad, kohl, khol, kajal, 02 Blu Acqua, nail polish, 01 Paradiso, 02 Riviera, Terracotta gloss, 10 Porto Fino, 11 Porto Ercole, 12 Porto Azzurra, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

In May of 2007 (was it really so long ago?), Guerlain partnered with Pucci to create a limited    >>

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    >>

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    >>

MAC, Tres Cheek, swatches, Immortal Flower, Modern Mandarin, Lovecloud, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Another little quickie collection from MAC: a sextet of limited edition powder blushes. Now I LOVE blush, but    >>

MAC, Reel Sexy, lipstick, Cremesheen Glass, swatches, Watch Me Simmer, Pink Popcorn, Heroine, Private Screening, Cinestyle, Star Quality, Colour Saturation, Color Saturation, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

MAC's Reel Sexy collection is a flashback to last summer's Nordstrom anniversary collection, Cinematics (and the widely available    >>

Sephora, Pantone Universe, 2012, Tangerine Tango, swatches, eyeshadow quad, Scallop Shell, Carnelian, Sparrow, Pavement, lipstick, lipgloss, Vivid, Luminous, Opal, Glaze, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

In a move that was absolutely brilliant for both brands, Sephora and Pantone teamed up to create a    >>

MAC, In Extra Dimension, eyeshadow, swatches, Young Venus, Blue Orbit, Lunar, Grand Galaxy, Rich Core, Sweet Heat, Havana, Modern Pewter, Warm Thunder, Dark Dare, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Now this is just unsubstantiated musings on my part, but it sometimes seems like Estee Lauder Corp. shares    >>

Chantecaille, spring 2012, Coral Reefs, swatches, palette, blush, Sunrise, Lip Chic, Lucky, Brilliant Gloss, Coral Lip Definer, Espresso, Hematite, Gel Liner Pencil, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Chantecaille has a new spring collection out. Their theme (and charity) this time is Coral Reefs — so    >>

Estee Lauder, summer 2012, Bronze Goddess, Capri, swatches, Bronze Sands, Cyber Metallic, eyeshadow quint, Pure Color Intense Kajal Eye Crayon Duo, Molten Lava, White Sands, nail polish, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

If seasonal promo photos are any indication, brunettes are having a major moment right now. I feel like    >>

Estee Lauder, Mad Men, 2012, swatches, Creme Rouge, Evening Rose, lipstick, Cherry, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Estee Lauder's Mad Men collection is here, for sale in Bloomingdales stores, and online at EsteeLauder.com and Bloomingdales.com.    >>