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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Tis the Season to be Naughty and Nice: Part I

Hello all! Halloween is over. Now we’ll be focusing on Thanksgiving. Next thing you know, I’ll be frantically running around trying to figure out what to get my mom for Christmas and trying to remember who’s house we’re due to visit on Christmas Eve and how many stops we have to make on Christmas Day. Ah, …

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MAC Tartan Tale polishes

Although I’m part Scottish, and enjoy makeup and nail polish that relates to anything about me, friends and family, or my interests, I wasn’t as excited over the Tartan Tale collection, which released on line and in stores last week, as I was about Venomous Villains or In the Groove. But I still scored the polishes, …

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Happy Halloween-ails!

It’s a spook-tacular day! Happy Halloween, everyone! May your bags be full of free candy and your hearts full of ghoul! What are you up to today? We’re up to nothing much, although my family gathers at my Aunt’s in the evening for bowls of warm chili. I’ve never participated in this holiday tradition but …

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Cast a Spell and Halloween Gems

While I rushed to give away the Cast a Spell mini Color Club set, and coordinating Art Club Bewitching Halloween Gems nail art wheel, I didn’t want to rush my use of the two! So here are three manis I created using the polish and decal set, and the nail art pieces. I have to say, I …

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Ulta Cocktail Hour

I like a good adult beverage now and then. Not as much as I enjoyed them in college or in my 20s, but I like the occasional beer, Woo-Woo, Bay Breeze or glass of wine. So, I figured I couldn’t go wrong picking up a new mini set from Ulta called Cocktail Hour! It’s a …

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Today Was a Fairytale

Today Was a Fairytale I wore a dress. You wore a dark grey T-shirt You told me I was pretty when I looked like a mess Today was a Fairytale… That’s my favorite lyrics of the Taylor Swift song, “Today Was a Fairytale.” I admit, I love Taylor Swift. I think she’s horrible live – did …

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Cast a Spell Giveaway Winner!

Hello! Today I’d like to congratulate the winner of the Cast a Spell Giveaway, and thank you ALL for participating in this giveaway sponsored by Color Club and myself! I decided to get Timmy involved in my drawing antics. I usually use the Magic Hat or whatever it’s called, the automated online program, but I …

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Hello all! Hope you are all having a great weekend! I’m doing work stuff today. Luckily, I didn’t have to dress up, and I had a couple minutes to take some quick pics and prep a post 🙂 I got to put on jeans and weekend makeup…so today is a quickie makeup post, and also to …

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New Sally Hansen Complete Salon Manicure polishes!

Don’t forget to enter the Cast a Spell giveaway!!! Click HERE for the deets!!! The one good thing about living in a crowded area outside of a major US city? There’s a drug store every mile or so, I swear! So that means if the Rite Aid by my house doesn’t have the new Sally …

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Cast a Spell giveaway!

It’s been awhile since I’ve had a giveaway, and I’m announcing one with quick turnaround today! I purchased the Color Club Cast a Spell polish and nail art decal mini set, and then received a sample set in the mail! So I talked with Erika from Color Club, and we’re sponsoring a giveaway for the …

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