Chanel Rouge Allure Laque Empire Review

Chanel Rouge Allure Laque Empire Review

Chanel Rouge Allure Laque Empire ($32/ #707) is a soft shimmery pink-peach liquid lipstick.  The tube is very compact and can be tucked into the tiniest bag.  Despite the diminutive size, this liquid formula delivers plenty of coverage. As you can see, Rouge Allure...
Rouge Allure Extrait de Gloss Triomphal

Rouge Allure Extrait de Gloss Triomphal

Chanel Rouge Allure Extrait de Gloss in Triomphal ($32/ #517) is one of the most dramatic products.  As with the others in the line, Triomphal comes in the elegant, heavy tube.  I have to say, I love this design. The consistency is a rich glossy lipstick–the...
Chanel Rouge Allure Enivree Review

Chanel Rouge Allure Enivree Review

Chanel Rouge Allure Lipstick in Enivree ($32/ #197) roughly translates to “intoxicated.”  I suppose the name is meant to evoke the headiness of the holiday season, the mystery and emotion and a little bit of recklessness.  By comparison to its more...
Chanel Rouge Allure Famous Review

Chanel Rouge Allure Famous Review

Chanel Rouge Allure Lipstick in Famous ($32/ #207) is a dramatic, stand-out red in Chanel’s most luxurious, richest formula.  The color is a rich red that takes on a cool appearance based on the multidimensional formula that is embedded with fuchsia...
Guerlain Parure de Nuit Highlighting Powder Review

Guerlain Parure de Nuit Highlighting Powder Review

Guerlain’s Holiday 2011 offerings include a star product, Guerlain Parure de Nuit Pressed Powder and Blush ($67/0.35 oz.).  The product comes housed in a formal, lacquered housing that is well-designed and sturdy. One half (or more) of the bulk of the compact is...
Nars Holiday Preview

Nars Holiday Preview

The NARS Holiday 2011 Collection is online now. Editorializing from the picture, I’m most interested in G-Spot Multiple (ah, Francois, those names!), the dark burgundy Endless Night Nail Polish and the Arabian Nights trio.  Although sometimes I fear that...
Bobbi Brown Holiday 2011 Collection

Bobbi Brown Holiday 2011 Collection

These items are now up for sale on Bobbi Brown’s website.  I’ve given a more than a few Bobbi Brown holiday palettes to friends and co-workers in the past–they are always very welcome gifts.  I understand that the bottom left sparkle quad will not be...
Guerlain Holiday- Belle de Nuit

Guerlain Holiday- Belle de Nuit

This year’s holiday collection from Geurlain is based on cool tones and is edited to play to Guerlain’s strengths–the new 4-color eyeshadows, finely milled powders and fragrance. The star of the collection (in my book) is the Vol de Nuit...