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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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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Zoya Wicked Fall 2010

Yesterday I showed you the Zoya Wonderful Fall 2010 Collection – today I have for you the sparkly Wicked Collection! If Wonderful is fall in a box, then Wicked is like Friday nights out in fall! This metallic collection does not disappoint in bling payoff. Like I said yesterday, I usually gravitate towards the sparkly …

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Zoya Wonderful Fall 2010 is fall in a six-piece set

I always love Zoya’s two-set collections – last fall’s Truth or Dare…spring’s Flash and Sparkle…there’s something for the creme fanatic, and something for the splashy fanatic. Me? I typically gravitate towards the metallic and sparkly polishes, and I don’t own many Zoya cremes – I own a lot of shimmers, duos and sparkly polishes though. …

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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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