Laura Mercier, Smoky Plums, swatches, Neiman Marcus, Smoky Lilac, Smoky Plum, Ground Espresso, Sugarplum, Raspberry Tarte, Chambord, Plumberry, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Neiman Marcus has an exclusive Laura Mercier set for their beauty week event: Smoky Plums Colour & Brush    >>

NARS, Fashion's Night Out, swatches, Via Crispi, Space Odyssey, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

NARS has created two extremely limited edition items for this year's Fashion's Night Out: a silver Larger Than    >>

NARS, Larger than Life, eyeliner, swatches, Santa Monica Blvd, Rue Bonaparte, Via Appia, Rue de Rivoli, Abbey Road, Rue Saint-Honore, Bourbon Street, Madison Avenue, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Last time I swatched NARS' new Larger Than Life eyeliners, I was missing two shades. I hate that!    >>

Estee Lauder, Modern Mercury, swatches, fall 2011, Pure Color Illuminating Powder Gelee, Black Quartz, Graphite, Silver Zinc, Metallic Sage, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Estee Lauder's fall collection is pretty fierce (and I think we have creative director Tom Pecheux to thank    >>

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    >>

MAC Me Over, New Black, swatches, Evil Eye, Palace Pedigreed, Spellcaster, Moody, Dark Diversion, Avenue, Midnight Blues, Dark Envy, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Welcome back, readers, to the third and final installment of MAC's first big fall collection, MAC Me Over.    >>

MAC Me Over, MAC Basics, swatches, Creamy Bisque, Moleskin, Outre, Satin Taupe, Mythical, Carbonized, Teddy, Smolder, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Some months ago, MAC held a massive casting call, asking makeup lovers to complete the sentence "MAC Me    >>

Chantecaille, fall 2011, swatches, New Classic Palette, Valerian, Thistle, Lavender, Rose, Jet, Gel Liner Pencil, Lip Chic, Calla Lily, Violetta, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

I have a Pavlovian response to the release of a new Chantecaille palette. They've just trained me, with    >>

Guerlain, fall 2011, eyeshadow quads, swatches, 01 Les Violets, 02 Les Bleus, 03 Les Verts, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Guerlain's fall collection is more line-expansion than a seasonal collection — though the move is not too surprising,    >>

MAC, Technakohl eyeliner swatches, Graphblack, Greyprint, Photogravure, Brownborder, Plank, Earthline, Purple Dash, Auto-de-Blu, Auto de Blu, Smoothblue, Jade Way, Antiquity, Uniform, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

A few weeks ago, Nordstrom launched the Cine-matics collection for their anniversary sale. As I mentioned at the    >>

Too Faced, Perfect Eyes, waterproof, eyeliner, swatches, Perfect Peacock, Perfect Purple, Perfect Black Orchid, Perfect Storm, Perfect Brown, Perfect Black, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

I have a feeling that eyeliner is going to be huge this fall. I also suspect there must    >>

NARS, Larger than Life eyeliner, swatches, Via Veneto, Santa Monica Blvd, Santa Monica Boulevard, Via Appia, Abbery Road, Rue Bonaparte, Rue Saint-Honore, Madison Avenue, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

I've met someone, readers. It's all very new and I don't want to jinx our relationship, but I    >>

Laura Mercier, fall 2011, Canyon, swatches, Chocolate, Stellar, Canyon Clay, Pine Bronze, Gold Dust, Cedar, Antique Jade, Brown Copper, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

I spotted Laura Mercier's fall collection on the counter this past weekend, and the first thing I noticed    >>

MAC, Cinematics, Cine-matics, Nordstrom Anniversary, 2011, swatches, eyeshadow duo, Double Feature, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

MAC's collection for Nordstrom Anniversary is fairly extensive. It's called Cine-matics, and it goes on sale today (for    >>

Chanel, fall 2011, swatches, Prelude, Khaki Platine, Rose Ecrin, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

This has been an amazing year for Chanel cosmetics. Collection after collection, they've just taken my breath away...    >>