BeautyJudy

Author's details

Name: Judy Rusk
Date registered: June 21, 2010
URL: http://beautyjudy.com

Biography

BeautyJudy is my spot to combine two things I love - makeup and writing! Here you can find reviews and swatches on nail polish, tips on makeup application and other how-to's, beauty product reviews and just an all around reveling in a love of color and beauty products!

Latest posts

  1. Revisiting Jamberry — January 6, 2016
  2. KBShimmer Birthstone Collection — January 4, 2016
  3. Ofra Diamonds Are Forever Eye Palette — November 24, 2015
  4. Why I decided to sell Younique — November 22, 2015
  5. KBShimmer Winter 2015 Swatches & Review — November 16, 2015

Most commented posts

  1. Be a Follower Freebies Contest! — 90 comments
  2. Cult Nails + BeautyJudy Bloggiversary Giveaway! — 85 comments
  3. NYFW SS15: Zoya at Mark & Estel and Zimmerman — 68 comments
  4. #31DC2014 Days 19-24 — 68 comments

Author's posts listings

Jan 06 2016

Revisiting Jamberry

Jamberry Christmas Socks nail wrap

Disclaimer: One press sample, see bottom for more. I have a confession to make. I’m sort of obsessed with Jamberry right now. I know…I know… Did I lose you? Are you still with me? Ok. Hear me out…? The Ugly There are plenty of reasons why I used to hate Jamberry. This post explains part …

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Jan 04 2016

KBShimmer Birthstone Collection

KBshimmer Amethyst birthstones collection swatches and review on BeautyJudy

Disclosure: Press Sample. See bottom for details. My mother hates her birthstone. HATES it. She’s a November baby, so her birthstone is Citrine. But I’m pretty sure that if my mother saw Citrine, from the KBShimmer Birthstones collection, that she would change her mind pretty quickly and fall in love! The crew at KBS has released …

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Nov 24 2015

Ofra Diamonds Are Forever Eye Palette

Ofra Cosmetics Diamonds are Forever eye shadow palette review and swatches on BeautyJudy

Disclosure: PR sample. See bottom. Everyone’s going ga-ga over the new Urban Decay Gwen Stefani collab and I’m over here like…let me use my Ofra Cosmetics Diamonds are Forever palette, please! The Diamonds are Forever palette has 13, round-pan pressed eye shadows that have a soft texture and a high saturation of color. The palette …

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Nov 22 2015

Why I decided to sell Younique

Younique Moodstruck 3D Fiber Lash Mascara Lucrative Lip Gloss in Loveable review swatches on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: I’m a Younique Presenter. Say WHAT. Can you believe that? You heard me right. I’m a Younique Presenter. I’m still a bit in shock that I pulled the trigger, to be honest, because the last few weeks have been a whirlwind in which I went from strongly disliking the brand to ordering my kit …

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Nov 16 2015

KBShimmer Winter 2015 Swatches & Review

kbshimmer Brr-tiful dreamer swatch and review winter 2015 on beautyjudy

Disclosure: PR sample. See bottom. I have an epic post of nail goodies for you today. You’ve probably already seen swatches and nail art with the Winter/Holiday 2015 KBShimmer goodies, and usually I like to time my KBShimmer posts to time with the launch of the collection but…I’d like to think that this season, I’m …

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Oct 28 2015

Halloween Nail Art with Water Slide Decals

Halloween nail art OPI My Gondola or Yours? KBshimmer water slide nail decals ILNP Kaleidoscope

Disclaimer: PR Sample. See bottom If I had to choose, I’d have to say that doing nail art for Halloween and Christmas is my favorite! I’ve only managed to eek out two Halloween manis, but I tried out KBShimmer’s Halloween water slide decals in the process! I also went through some of my untried nail …

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Oct 26 2015

Ofra Cosmetics & Kathleen Lights = Miami Fever

Ofra Cosmetics Long lasting liquid lipstick kathleen lights miami fever swatches and review

Disclosure: PR sample. See bottom. I’ve found a new justification for my obsession with long-lasting liquid lipsticks. I can kiss my four-month-old baby and she doesn’t get lipstick all over her face! This pick right here – Ofra Cosmetics‘ collaboration with Kathleen Lights resulting in “Miami Fever” – didn’t come off one iota on Lorelei. Check it out: …

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Sep 29 2015

KBShimmer Mod Floral Water Slide Decals

KBShimmer water slide decals mod floral review and nail art on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. Water slide decals are incredibly easy to use, and KBShimmer recently launched a variety of them that can be used to cover the nail. Between baby (3-months-old already!!) and the move (we bought a house!!), I’ve only had time to do nail art with one of the sets, the Mod …

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Sep 01 2015

KBShimmer Fall 2015 Collection

KBShimmer Be Scareful swatches review on BeautyJudy fall 2015

Disclaimer: PR Sample. See bottom. I sat at my computer for more than an hour prepping this review, trying to think of a clever opening. The truth is, I kept looking back over my swatches and thinking about when I’m going to wear what polish. So that’s my intro. The KBShimmer fall 2015 hits on a …

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Aug 31 2015

Under the Sea!

Mermaid nail art Zoya ILNP Twinkled T KBShimmer Sweet Baby by Donna Milani Cult Nails

Disclaimer: Some PR sample – see bottom. “Cinderella” might be my all-time favorite Disney movie, but “The Little Mermaid” is my second favorite! Mermaid EVERYTHING is so popular right now – mermaid hair, mermaid nails…and it really got me thinking of how I’d take on the trend. Why not incorporate my favorite mermaid? At the …

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