Nov 28 2016

Different Dimension Ghost of Jupiter

Different Dimension Ghost of Jupiter swatches review BeautyJudy Jamberry Retro Glam nail wrap

Disclaimer: I bought this. As soon as I saw a picture of the new Different Dimension nail polish Ghost of Jupiter on Instagram, I knew it had to get on my fingers. This polish is not just your average silver holo polish. No. This silver holo polish has a golden glow. It has a copper …

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Nov 07 2016

ColourPop X Hello Kitty

colourpop x hello kitty face kit swatches and review

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom for full disclosure. Hello Kitty – 40 is looking FABULOUS on you, darling. Sanrio – well known for the famous pop icon above – and ColourPop Cosmetics celebrated the girly, red-bowed cutie’s 40th birthday by launching the ColourPop x Hello Kitty collection on November 1st, complete with sweet picks for eyes, cheeks …

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Nov 02 2016

Beauty Finds for Holiday at Target

Pixi by Petra Target holiday beauty preview 2016

Disclaimer: Nothing to disclose A couple weeks ago I stopped in the Target holiday season preview, and made a beeline right for the beauty products. I found some gems coming that will make great gifts for the beauty lover in your life. The WOW factor Every year, my parents would get me a “big gift.” …

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Oct 31 2016

Happy Halloween 2016!

Jamberry Rag Doll KBShimmer Fright This Way Jamberry Tricks and Treats

Disclaimer: PR samples and I’m a Jamberry consultant. See full disclaimer below. Happy Halloween everyone! I’ve been having a blast getting my nails Halloween ready this October – what about you?! I thought I’d share some of my manis from the past month. I used a combination of Jamberry Nail Wraps and regular nail polish …

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Oct 28 2016

Static Nails: Giving New Life to the Glue-On Nail

Static Nails Shattered Deeds review on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: I bought this. In 2010, I reviewed glue-on nails and came to the conclusion that I’m just “not a fake nails girl.” Which is why I surprised myself when I purchased a set of Static Nails, which retails as the “All-in-One Pop-On Manicure” that’s reusable. As much as I am not a fake nails …

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Oct 26 2016

Zoya Enchanted Winter/Holiday Collection

Zoya Alice enchanted collection swatches review beautyjudy 2016

Disclaimer: PR Sample, see bottom. There was a time when I thought Zoya might be phasing out the PixieDust formula. But I’m really glad I was wrong. Zoya’s new Enchanted collection consists of four glittering PixieDust Mattes and two velvety color-flip metallics, and the result is pretty rich. Let’s start with these “color-flip” polishes – and really, …

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Oct 24 2016

KBShimmer Winter/Holiday 2016 Swatches and Review!

KBShimmer Bling in the New Year winter holiday 2016 swatches review beautyjudy

Disclaimer: Some PR samples. See bottom. Ok, brace yourself. This is going to be one long post full of KBShimmer Winter/Holiday goodness! I have 14 of the epic 18 nail polishes to share, as well as a handful of other goodies; there’s a lot of pics! I’ve broken this post down into three areas: Holiday/Winter …

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Oct 14 2016

Fun with Stamping Decals

fall manicure zoya courtney nail art stamping decal

Disclaimer: Some PR sample. See bottom. On September 30, I traveled up to North Jersey from South to have dinner with Christy and Jason from KBShimmer, Monica from Moni’s Manis and Michelle (and Anto!) from Ehmkay Nails. Michelle and Christy talked about Cosmoprof and as they discussed the different polish makers and bloggers in attendance, and …

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Oct 12 2016

“Gotham Girls”-themed Lip Paint + Lip Effects

Tattoo Junkee Walgreens Gotham Girls makeup collection BatGirl lip paint and lip effect swatches

Disclaimer: I bought this I went into Walgreens for something completely unrelated to makeup, and walked out with three new Gotham Girls Makeup Collection Lip Paint + Lip Effect goodies from Tattoo Junkee. But isn’t that always the way? I’ve tried Tattoo Junkee’s Lip Paints and glitter effects in the past, and also have blogged …

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Oct 10 2016

Mascara Layering – Is this a thing?!

#mascaralayering with Pixi Beauty

Disclaimer: PR sample see bottom When I reviewed a mascara last week, I mentioned that I am always on the hunt for the next one that’s great. So when I received a box from Pixi Beauty by Petra, and it included four lash tubes and instructions for #MascaraLayering, I was intrigued. I have friends who …

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