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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Road Trip Beauty & Style Essentials

Disclaimer: Some PR sample, see bottom This is an exciting day for my family – we begin our journey to Florida for the next chapter of our lives! Mike, Lorelei, Josie and I will be on the road for HOURS the next two days. We started our journey around midnight, anticipating that today we will …

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Moving My Makeup and Nail Polish Stash 1,000 Miles

Not long after I accepted the job offer that would move my family 1,000 miles away, I popped into my office. I looked around. “Wow,” I thought. “I really do have a lot of makeup and nail polish.” HA, now, this wasn’t really “news” to me, but I haven’t really had to think about how …

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Pretty Peepers with Native War Paints!

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. I’m very into a purple-pink eye look right now. Actually, I’ve been into it for awhile, since around the time the Huda Beauty Desert Dusk palette came out! Given this latest obsession, when Native War Paints The Gleam in Your Eyes is So Familiar a Gleam loose eye shadow arrived …

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OMG! China Glaze brings back its most popular holo collection!

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. As I mentioned the other day, with our big move I’m slightly behind in my features and reviews! One of those reviews is the China Glaze OMG! Flashback Collection, which marks the 10th anniversary of the brand’s original OMG! collection, a very revolutionary 12-piece collection of holo goodness that reflected …

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We’re Moving to Florida!

This is a photo of a small cosmetics bag. It’s pretty unremarkable, right? It was either $7.99 or $8.99, I can’t recall the price exactly. I don’t remember in what store I found it. What’s important about this bag is that I spotted it as I walked around outlets off International Drive in Orlando, Florida, …

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For those “Su-huhhhh-mmer Nights”: KBShimmer ‘Sandy’ is Latest PPU Polish!

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom  “Tell me more, tell me more…” about KBShimmer’s Polish Pick Up shade for August’s “Musical” theme? Sure! Here’s what KBShimmer says about Sandy! “Grease is one of my favorite movies, and when it came to the Musical theme, I knew that I could use no other for my August Polish …

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Beauty Spotlight Team 7/7/2018

15 Minute Beauty has found her newest holy grail shampoo and conditioner, a duo that truly stops breakage completely! Check them out if your hair is also damaged or you’re trying to grow your hair longer. Lola’s Secret Beauty Blog wants to share hr current LAVANILA Healthy Summertime Obsessions that you will absolutely LOVE! From …

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June 2018 Empties!

Disclosure: PR Sample; See below To say that June was a crazy month is an understatement. I go back to work on Monday after having been on maternity leave since the end of February – so I’ve been focused on cuddling and spending time with my baby who happens to be 4-months-old today! I apologize …

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Let Freedom Ring!

Disclosure: Prior PR sample, Jamberry Consultant, see bottom. Happy Fourth of July, my American friends! How are you spending the day? Unfortunately, we are staying home; poor Josie has something wrong with her eye, and the doc is concerned she has Hand Foot and Mouth because of a spot on her upper lip. If that’s the case, …

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That Time Stephanie Lange Stole My Photo

Friday night, I got a message from a blogger/vlogger friend. “Is this you and did this extremely rude person take your pic without permission??” She asked, linking to the above Instagram post on Stephanie Lange’s account. When I saw the photo – horribly edited around my mouth, eyes and eyebrows – and read the caption, …

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