Lipstick

MAC, Mineralize Rich lipstick swatches

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

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    >>

Tom Ford, holiday 2012, lipstick, swatches, Reckless, Slander, Diabolique, Narcotic Rouge, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

For holiday 2012, Tom Ford released a new size (100 mL) of his Jasmine Rouge perfume, and four    >>

Tom Ford, Lip Shine, lipstick, swatches, Chastity, Smitten, Quiver, Ravenous, Bare, Abandon, Nubile, Frolic, Insidious, Willful, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

About a month ago, Tom Ford introduced a new line of sheer lipsticks: Lip Shines. The launch came    >>

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    >>

Kanebo Sensai, Intense Lasting lipstick, swatches, 112 Hazemomiji, 103 Usuiro, 114 Kousome, 102 Soubi, 110 Hananadeshiko, 113 Utsuroikiku, 109 Neshoubu, 101 Hitoeume, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

It was happy coincidence that introduced me to Sensai's Intense Lasting lipstick, and I haven't stopped raving about    >>

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 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    >>

Burberry, summer 2012, Iconic Nudes, swatches, Lip Mist, 211 Nude Honey, 212 Nude Peach, 213 Field Rose, 210 Pink Heather, Sheer Summer Glow Natural Highlighting Compact, KarlaSugar, Karla Sugar

Dallasites, the wait is over: At last, we have a Burberry counter. (And Nordstrom Northpark is the only    >>

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'    >>

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,    >>