Judy Rusk

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KBShimmer Falloween Collection!

Disclaimer: PR samples, see bottom This year, fall is so different for me! Instead of pumpkin patches, hot apple cider donuts and cool mornings, my eyeglasses still fog up everytime I step out of my car from the air conditioning into the heat and humidity of Central Florida – temps have held steady in the …

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Witchy Eyes!

Disclaimer: PR Sample, see bottom Native War Paints will be participating again in the Indie Pickup, with another eye shadow shade! Playing into the horror movie theme perfectly, All of Them Witches is inspired by “Rosemary’s Baby.” The brand had a nail polish in the Polish Pickup with the same name! (Also, check out the …

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Native War Paint All Of Them Witches

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. Who here loves Halloween?! If you love Halloween, you’re really going to dig the theme for September Polish Pickup – Horror Movies! Native War Paints has chosen a good one – the brand’s polish, All of Them Witches, is inspired by “Rosemary’s Baby.” I can’t believe I’ve never seen this …

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KBShimmer The One Soul

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. Since discovering Polish Pickup earlier this year, I’m obsessed. I haven’t been able to pass up a single month. The majority of themes have really interested me, and September’s Horror Movies theme is no different! Christy Rose of KBShimmer said, “Horror movies; for some that means silent theaters, hearts pounding, …

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Road Trip Beauty & Style Essentials

Disclaimer: Some PR sample, see bottom This is an exciting day for my family – we begin our journey to Florida for the next chapter of our lives! Mike, Lorelei, Josie and I will be on the road for HOURS the next two days. We started our journey around midnight, anticipating that today we will …

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Moving My Makeup and Nail Polish Stash 1,000 Miles

Not long after I accepted the job offer that would move my family 1,000 miles away, I popped into my office. I looked around. “Wow,” I thought. “I really do have a lot of makeup and nail polish.” HA, now, this wasn’t really “news” to me, but I haven’t really had to think about how …

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Pretty Peepers with Native War Paints!

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. I’m very into a purple-pink eye look right now. Actually, I’ve been into it for awhile, since around the time the Huda Beauty Desert Dusk palette came out! Given this latest obsession, when Native War Paints The Gleam in Your Eyes is So Familiar a Gleam loose eye shadow arrived …

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OMG! China Glaze brings back its most popular holo collection!

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. As I mentioned the other day, with our big move I’m slightly behind in my features and reviews! One of those reviews is the China Glaze OMG! Flashback Collection, which marks the 10th anniversary of the brand’s original OMG! collection, a very revolutionary 12-piece collection of holo goodness that reflected …

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We’re Moving to Florida!

This is a photo of a small cosmetics bag. It’s pretty unremarkable, right? It was either $7.99 or $8.99, I can’t recall the price exactly. I don’t remember in what store I found it. What’s important about this bag is that I spotted it as I walked around outlets off International Drive in Orlando, Florida, …

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For those “Su-huhhhh-mmer Nights”: KBShimmer ‘Sandy’ is Latest PPU Polish!

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom  “Tell me more, tell me more…” about KBShimmer’s Polish Pick Up shade for August’s “Musical” theme? Sure! Here’s what KBShimmer says about Sandy! “Grease is one of my favorite movies, and when it came to the Musical theme, I knew that I could use no other for my August Polish …

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