MAC, Wonder Woman, swatches, Opulash, mascara, Bad Bad Black, Themyscira, Victorious, Army of Amazons, Spirit of Truth, Obey Me, Penultimate liner, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Wonder Woman is MAC's big spring collection — big in that the collection is vast, and also in    >>

NARS, spring, 2011, swatches, Calanque, Bateau Ivre, Nouveau Monde, Hollywoodland, Celebrate, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

NARS spring is here, in a swirl of colors, and a Calvin-Klein-esque promotional image that seems mostly about    >>


Armani's Spring 2011 Collection Click to subscribe to my YouTube channel.     >>

Armani, Spring, Transluminence, swatches, 2011, eyeshadow quad, eye pencil, Rouge d'Armani 518, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

I was going to sneak-peek Armani's spring collection on Friday afternoon... but then I heard my counter had    >>


You may not know that I have a YouTube channel (click to subscribe). I used to make swatch    >>

Shu Uemura, glow-on, swatches, highlighter, P Gold 91, P Silver 91, P Pink 31, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

In the last days of my local Shu Uemura counter, I swatched everything I could get my hands    >>

MAC, Mickey Contractor, swatches, Athma, quad, Jaan, Folie, Vivah, Carbon, Ivy, Siahi, Saffrom, Rani, Marvel, Oomph, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Mickey Contractor has been a Bollywood makeup artist for 32 years, and for the last six, he's been    >>

Chanel, spring, 2011, swatches, Ombrees, Perlees de Chanel, Regard Perle, eyeshadow palette, Gris Scintillant, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Found my first real "spring" collection at the mall this past weekend! I think people have been excited    >>

MAC, Stylishly Yours, swatches, Too Chic, Play It Proper, Madly Personal, New Fixation, Follow Your Fancy, Violet, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

If you look at Cham Pale swatches and think, "I need more color," don't worry! MAC has something    >>

MAC, Cham Pale, Champale, Caviar Dreams, swatches, Brule, Retrospeck, Et Tu Bouquet, Chilled on Ice, Vintage Selection, Dangerous Cuvee, Let Me Pop, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

With Christmas safely behind us (well, practically), it's time to turn to the post-holiday collections. MAC has three    >>

YSL, holiday, swatches, 2010, Palette, Metallic, Colorama, Silver Grey/Golden Plum, Touche d'Or, Rouge Pur Shine, 34, 35, Metallic Gold, Metallic Pink, Golden Gloss, 36, 37, 38, 39, Golden Carat, Golden Chocolate, Golden Red, Golden Champagne, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

I finally got to swatch YSL's lovely holiday collection! The star of the collection is the limited edition    >>

Armani, holiday, 2010, Gold Rush, highlighter, Lip Ink, Effeto Nudo, swatches, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

When we last looked at Armani holiday, I'd swatched three of their new Eyes to Kill Silk powder-creme-hybrid    >>

Armani, Gold Rush, highlighter

In my recent swatches of Armani's holiday collection, I mentioned Gold Rush, the holiday highlighter. Well my counter    >>

Chanel, Soho, swatches, Stupendous, Stunning, Stunt, Star, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

I was absolutely flabbergasted to see the Chanel Soho collection at my Nordstrom Chanel counter this weekend. Chanel    >>

Guerlain, holiday, 2010, Les Ors, swatches, 410, Velours d'Or, B62, Betsy, B63, Bella, Kiss Kiss Strass, 323, Rouge Imperial, 363, Rose de la Reine, Meteorites Poudre d'Or, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Last week I was remarking on the dearth of holiday highlighters... I should have known Guerlain wouldn't let    >>