Lipgloss

Tom Ford, lipgloss, swatches, Naked, Rose Crush, Tawny Pink, Pink Guilt, Peach Absolut, Sugar Pink, Sahara Pink, Love Bruise, Lost Cherry, Wet Violet, Lip Lacquer, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

I'd previously swatched Tom Ford's lipsticks, but somehow hadn't gotten around to his lipglosses. An oversight on my    >>

MAC, Fashion Sets, 2013, swatches, lipstick, lipgloss, Lipglass, lip liner, lip pencil, lipliner, Embrace Me, Heroine, Silly, Ablaze

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

Estee Lauder, Bronze Goddess 2013, swatches, Batik Sun, eyeshadow quint, liquid eyeliner, Black Sands, nail polish, Hot Spell, lipstick, Solar Crush, Fuchsia Fever, Sheer Roller Gloss, Squeeze, Succulent, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Every year, I look forward to Estee Lauder's Bronze Goddess collection. The very words evoke for me 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    >>

MAC, Nordstrom Anniversary, swatches, Julie Verhoeven, Smoky Eye Kits, Plum, Black, Creative Whim, Drawn to Drama, Moody, Purple Dash, Naked Lunch, Wedge, Carbon, Graphblack, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

MAC's collection for Nordstrom's anniversary sale includes several specially-priced sets in fantastic limited edition packaging. The art is    >>

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    >>

Dior, Summer Mix, 2012, swatches, 178 Cosmo, 158 Calypso, 118 Acapulco, 198 Lagoon, 542 Orange Pareo, 854 Rouge Croisiere, 664 Rose Bikini, lipgloss, nail polish, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Dior has a little "interstitial" collection out right now: Summer Mix. It's a happy, bright, juicy, glossy, jelly    >>

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?    >>

Armani, Skin Lacquers, summer 2012, swatches, Rouge d'Armani Sheer, Gloss d'Armani, Brown 200, Brown 201, Brown 202, Pink 503, Pink 504, Pink 505, Pink 513, Pink 514, Pink 515, Pink 516, Pink 517, Pink 518, Roseperla, Petal, Vintage, Coral, Hot, Rosewood, Terra, Boudoir, Dolce, Blush, Cult, Dewy, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Armani almost snuck this collection past me (special thanks to Cristi for bringing it to my attention). The    >>

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    >>

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,    >>

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    >>