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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Exciting Day!

As I mentioned this week, I’m going to be at NY Fashion Week – in just about 12 or so hours actually! I can’t wait! I’m hoping to be on Twitter while there – you can click to follow on the left hand side of my homepage! And when I get back, I will have plenty …

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Compare and Save: Essie vs. Barielle

Today’s comparators: Barielle Unraveled Rust vs. Essie Little Brown Dress. After swatching these two for review posts, I thought, wow. They’re pretty similar. I decided to check and see if they were dupes! Bottle comparison: Side by side, it looks like dark chocolate vs. milk chocolate! Once I had both on alternating fingers, I realized …

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Essie Fall 2010: Fall Into Fashion

Hey everyone! How are you today? I’m excited because I made the decision yesterday that I’m definitely going to NY Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week for the day on Saturday! I’m excited to share my adventures with you, and report on nail trends for the coming spring!! But for now, let’s get back to fall…because it’s just around …

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Suds N Sass

I don’t usually do bath/cleansing product reviews, but I have enjoyed my products from Suds N Sass, and the customer service, so much I wanted to tell you about them! I tried Suds N Sass Blush, Eye Shadow, Jelly Balm, Highlighter, Sugar Bubbles and Shower Souffle. So far, I love it all! I mentioned the great customer service, …

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Barielle Style in Argyle Collection for Fall 2010

The first thing I noticed about Barielle’s new fall offering, Style in Argyle, wasn’t the colors. It was the bottles! Do they look different to you?! They did to me! Barielle changed the logo on the front of their polish bottles. Also, the size went from .50 to .45 fl oz. The new logo looks more …

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Happy Labor Day!

Happy Labor Day my American friends! I have a NOTD and FOTD post today! My boyfriend saw my nails, which are patriotic, he told me they were cute. Then he said, “Shouldn’t you do something to show your support of the laborers? Shovels, wrenches?” He’s right. Except I don’t think I can draw a shovel on …

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A Wild Weekend Child

I actually have today all to myself – no responsibilities! I’m a “wild child!” Therefore, I decided to toy with some of the Wild Child palette samples I ordered a while back from Meow Cosmetics! This is an extremely vibrant collection of shadows, and I think I would have done this look better justice if …

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Evil Shades is GOOD

I really, really wanted to interview Andrea of Evil Shades Cosmetics before I did this post. But I’ve been holding onto it for too long and I just placed a new order the other day to try some of her Mythology Collection, so I’m hoping to do a more in-depth post about the company and …

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Zoya says, “‘Spoon’ with me?”

Zoya has enjoyed its relationship with you. But the company wants to get a little closer, maybe spoon a little. Hahaha! Zoya has release the new Color Spoon. For 50 cents a pop, you can purchase a little teardrop-shaped spoon painted in any one of Zoya’s more than 300, Big-3-Free shades, to see if the …

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Ms. Manicure Tips & Toes winner

Wow, so this is about a week or two overdue! This contest ended a couple weeks ago! But things have been a bit nutty in the BeautyJudy world. I’m trying to figure out how to balance a suddenly packed weekend schedule week after week, regular trips to the gym, work hours, down time and my …

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