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. Milani Bella Eyes Gel Powder Eyeshadow — July 29, 2014
  2. Jesse’s Girl Satin Finish Nail Color — July 28, 2014
  3. Business of Blogging: Know Your Worth — July 27, 2014
  4. Girly Bits What Happens in Vegas…Ends Up On Instagram! — July 25, 2014
  5. KBShimmer Beach-Themed 6th Anniversary Trio — July 24, 2014

Most commented posts

  1. Be a Follower Freebies Contest! — 90 comments
  2. Cult Nails + BeautyJudy Bloggiversary Giveaway! — 85 comments
  3. Cosmoprof Tidbits — 61 comments
  4. Tat2 Lash Mascara — 58 comments
  5. WIN IT! All 3 “The Perfect Pair” from Jesse’s Girl and JulieG! — 56 comments

Author's posts listings

Jul 29 2014

Milani Bella Eyes Gel Powder Eyeshadow

Milani Cosmetics Bella Gel Eyeshadows swatches and review on BeautyJudy summer 2014

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. Milani Cosmetics¬†has just shown us all that the brand understands the phrase, “the eyes have it.” Milani just launched a huge, 30-piece line of single eye shadows called Bella Eyes; these eye shadows have an interesting formula – they start out as a gel, and transform into a powder. They’re …

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Jul 28 2014

Jesse’s Girl Satin Finish Nail Color

Jesse's Girl Satin Finish Nail Color Swatches and Review on BeautyJudy Summer 2014 Amethyst

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. Although Jesse’s Girl has focused a lot of color development in the nail polish line they launched with JulieG, the brand has just released a new, six-piece collection in its signature Jesse’s Girl Nail Color line! The Satin Finish Nail Color collection has six jewel-like hues that have a satin-matte …

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Jul 27 2014

Business of Blogging: Know Your Worth

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The email I’ve excerpted below has been changed to take out the identity of the companies. My intent is not to shame anyone, or to start trouble. And please do not comment with the name of the company if you have received a similar email, your comment will be deleted. The intention of sharing this …

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Jul 25 2014

Girly Bits What Happens in Vegas…Ends Up On Instagram!

Girly Bits What Happens in Vegas...Ends up on Instagram swatches and review on BeautyJudy also Walk Like an Egyptian and Man size Love

Disclosure: Press sample. See bottom. Last year for Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas, Girly Bits created the nail polish, “What Happens in Vegas….Ends Up On Facebook.” This year, the brand’s Limited Edition Cosmoprof exclusive is called “What Happens in Vegas…Ends Up On Instagram.” And it’s a beauty! I’ve got swatches of this show-exclusive, deets on …

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Jul 24 2014

KBShimmer Beach-Themed 6th Anniversary Trio

KBShimmer Beach-themed 6th anniversary collection swatches and review Beach Please on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Press samples. See bottom. I knew KBShimmer has been around for awhile, but did you know the brand is turning SIX this year?! To celebrate, KBShimmer is launching a special edition, three-polish anniversary set! AND they’re hosting a beach-themed giveaway pack, including an Amazon Kindle Paperwhite with a $25 gift card, the polish set, …

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Jul 23 2014

New Launches from Serum No.5!

Serum No 5 new Cut It Out nail vinyls on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. Serum No 5 is releasing a new Love Lacquer called “Another Year, Let’s Cheer!” in celebration of, well, another year of business! Plus, they’re launching nail stencils/vinyls! Mark your calendars for THIS THURSDAY, JULY 24, for the new releases in this post! Happy anniversary, Serum No 5! I was fortunate …

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Jul 22 2014

Caption – a New Nail Polish Line from Young Nails

Caption Nail polish LacQ3 gel-like manicure review Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas on BeautyJudy Outta My Mind and Mission Complete

Disclaimer: Complimentary application. See bottom for details. Do you have a saying, something that you use all the time? A phrase or a word that always finds its way out of your mouth? My coworkers would probably say that I always say, “as a former reporter…” In high school, I always said “I’m turning over …

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Jul 21 2014

Cosmoprof Tidbits

Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas BeautyJudy

My first night outfit! Dress from Vince Camuto (a cheap find at Ross or TJ Maxx), John’s Fashion shoes from JDR Shoe Warehouse (local shop) I have a lot of individual brand posts that include reviews, and those start tomorrow! And it will likely take me weeks and months to get them posted. Phew! But …

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Jul 20 2014

One Beauty Blogger’s Guide to Press Samples

Beauty blogger guide to press samples

Nothing to disclose Beauty and nail bloggers receive samples for review, that’s no secret. But how do we get them, and what do we do with them afterwards? One thing is certain: Bloggers receive samples from brands to swatch, create looks and honestly review them for readers. I wanted to write up my thoughts on …

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Jul 20 2014

MAC Cosmetics Kelly Yum Yum Lipstick

MAC Cosmetics Kelly Yum Yum Lipstick swatches and review on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Purchased by me. I went on a no-buy around the time that MAC Cosmetics released the Sharon and Kelly Osbourne collections. But oh man, I wanted all the Kelly Osbourne lipsticks so badly! Unfortunately, I didn’t buy them online when they initially went on sale, and I waited until I could get them in …

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