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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OPI Swiss Collection Fall/Winter 2010 Part 1

A girlfriend told me that she’s looking forward to my swatches of “XX” brand, but at heart she probably won’t buy it because, “I am an OPI snob!” Those were her words! Well, after swatching and reviewing the OPI Swiss Collection for fall/winter? I can understand where she’s coming from. I started out my girlish life as …

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Revlon Streetwear: WHY don’t they make these again?

Revlon Streetwear was very edgy to me when I was a late teen. I loved the cool colors and the funky glitter top coats. Last year, at Nails Night Out NYC, I scored four in the big ole’ swap that took place – SStain, Midas, Halo and Psychedelic. I swatched all but Psychedelic (I wore …

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ProStrong ProWear

My mom rocks at getting me makeup gifts for holidays. Every year for the last two years, she has ordered me this Bare Escentuals kit from QVC that I call “the gift that keeps on giving.” On Christmas I open one whole big set – eye shadows, mascara, liner, lip gloss, brushes – and another …

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Deborah Lippmann: Across the Universe and Bad Romance

The new Deborah Lippmann polishes make me go, well, “Gaga.” *snicker snicker hahahaah* (or maybe you’re going, *grooooooan*) Ok, so I’m not all that funny, but how about I just mooch off that bad pun and ge to showing you Bad Romance?! In the sun: In the shade: Close-up of texture: Bad Romance is a black jelly …

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And the winner of the Be A Follower Freebie Giveaway is…

…Someone who earned 9 entries into the giveaway! And won on her first entry! I had TONS of entries for this giveaway, and I appreciate all of you who particpated, and who have helped spread the word that I am on a new URL! I had fun with this giveaway and trust me, there are …

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Sephora by OPI: Havana Nights

The Sephora by OPI Havana Nights Collection may be meant to call up images of Havana, but it reminds me of South Beach – the Latin flavor, the amazing food and the hot nights. And I don’t just mean the temperature! I only picked up three polishes from this collection, but I’m happy with my …

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Reminder: Be a Follower Freebie giveaway!

This is a reminder – you have until Sunday Noon EST to enter! PLEASE GO HERE FOR CONTEST RULES AND TO ENTER! 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 …

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Essie Summer 2010 Collection

Ok, I’m a little late getting this up. Summer is half way over, and pickings in the store are probably thin! Everyone has moved onto fall collections! My apologies! “Essie Weingarten, in The World of Essie blog, said, “This collection is all about vivid, playful and upbeat color. I wanted to bring flirty and fun …

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Milani Nail Flash and Hot Metals

I stopped in CVS the other night to pick up my prescription for the shingles, and I took a cruise through the new displays. I found a great display of Milani’s, a collection called Nail Flash: I picked up three of the four colors in this collection – I believe the one I didn’t get …

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Compare and Save: Nubar Venetian Glass vs. Zoya Wicked

Hi all! Welcome to the first installment of “Compare and Save!” This is going to be a random, regular feature showcasing possible dupes! Instead of putting dupes in my review posts, I’ll create a Compare and Save post for it. Do you have a suggestion for Compare and Save? Email me! Today’s Comparators: Edyta and …

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