Judy Rusk

BeautyJudy is the intersection of career, motherhood and makeup addiction. Find beauty reviews, features, career-focused content and tales from motherhood. Let us know what you want to see! beautyjudyblog@gmail.com

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Jul 11 2010

MAC In the Groove: Mineralized Eye Shadow Trio

One of the items I picked up from the In The Groove collection is MAC Mineralized Eyeshadow trio in Soften the Mood: I liked the color combo, and it did not disappoint. It’s a very soft, neutral look. I used these brushes: A fluffy crease brush and on the right, MAC #219. I used 219 …

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Jul 11 2010

Ramblings and NOTD: MAC Alice + Olivia Morning.After Nail Polish

Just a quickie post today! How is your weekend going, friends?! Mine is coming to too fast a close. I’m sharing today my NOTD yesterday. I had my cousin’s 3-year-old’s sons’ birthday party, and the theme was Mickey Mouse! I used ceramic 3D nail art that resembles Mickey heads. I purchased a wheel of these …

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Jul 08 2010

Ulta Glam Goth Collection

The Ulta Glam Goth Collection is pure vampy goodness, with cremes, glitters and shimmers in your primary vampy colors – dark grey, purple, green and blue! Five mini bottles: I wasn’t sure if when they said “the colors are from left to right…” they meant looking at the front of the package, or the back. …

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Jul 07 2010

Orly Plastix Collection Fall 2010

I have been wavering on the matte trend. Last night I realized why! Because matte was novel to me about a year ago. Now I want more of polish that can do tricks. Napoleon Perdis posted on Twitter about BYS in Australia making crackle polish…and then there were those L’Oreal Magnet polishes (that I did …

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Jul 06 2010

It’s Rainin’ Men! Hallelujah, It’s Raining Men! AMEN!

It’s Raining Men was a lemming of mine that I finally ordered – along with three other SpaRitual beauties! Optical Illusion: Optical Illusion…I could not get a good picture of this and I thought the color was best with a blurry shot. I did only two coats and it could have used three…it’s a gorgeous …

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Jul 05 2010

Venetian Glass Collection by Nubar

Glass-fleck has to be one of my favorite polish qualities, next to duochrome.  That’s why I gasped when I pulled this from the UPS box: The Nubar Venetian Glass Collection is an 8-piece gathering of beautiful glass-flecked polishes! Of the Venetian Glass Collection, Nubar says, “inspired by traditional Venetian glass, Nubar’s Venetian Glass Collection captures …

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Jul 04 2010

Be a Follower Freebies Contest!

Hello, all! Happy Fourth of July! I have a surprise giveaway to share with you on this holiday!! As you know (especially if you’re here, reading it!) I recently took the plunge and made my blog my own – BeautyJudy.com! In celebration of doing this, I’m having a “Be a Follower Freebie Contest” otherwise known …

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Jul 04 2010

Happy Fourth, Friends!

Even though I spent most of the holiday weekend at home, dealing with having shingles, I still did two Independence Day manis! And I did manage to stop by our friends’ BBQ yesterday – I’ve felt like a shut in since Wednesday afternoon and I really needed the socialization. I was starting to feel pretty …

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Jul 03 2010

Chanel Paradoxal – Fall 2010

Chanel’s Fall Collection, Les Contrastes De Chanel, includes two polishes. One from last year – Jade Rose, and the new Paradoxal. Here’s the pic of Jade Rose I published in a blog post last November: Now, Jade Rose and nice, but Paradoxal is an absolutely gorgeous grey violet with purple shimmer! And I took pictures …

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Jul 02 2010

OPI: Summer Flutter

OPI’s Summer 2010 collection, Summer Flutter, is “inspired by the brilliance and whimsy of colorful butterflies,” according to OPI Executive VP and Artistic Director Suzi’s Beauty Blog. I was shocked to see two glittery bling-tastic polishes paired with a shimmer and a creme, but they all looks so nice together! I couldn’t leave any behind …

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