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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Dashing Diva Contest!

Dashing Diva has a “Who Made You a Diva?” Sweepstakes going on that ends on July 4! Essentially, you sign up and provide some info on your favorite nail salon.  You can nominate three per entry, and each nomination counts as a separate entry. There is one grand prize ($500 worth of Dashing Diva polishes/nail …

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Swatches of Swapped Polishes

I went on a tear, wearing more than half of the polishes that the wonderful Amused Polish sent me in our swap for the last several days! I loved all the polishes so much! I still have about five left to wear, too! P2 Color Victim in Artful – it’s such a gorgeous, bright green …

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Welcome to BeautyJudy.com!

Hi all! Welcome to my for reals, corner of the Internet! I hope that this move of mine is going to enhance the quality of my blog (even though I’m missing a header at the moment…).  Thanks for your patience while I figure things out. Good news is I added Google Friends Connect, Twitter and …

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