Category: Beauty News

Mar 19 2018

Sampling KBShimmer’s Updated Bath & Body Scents!

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom One of the major overhauls KBShimmer did to the brand was revamp its body care collection! While the products are still the same, the scents have be updated! From the brand: “We have freshened up our hand and body care section with seven scent offerings, including unscented and four new …

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Mar 09 2018

KBShimmer’s new Launch Party Collection Celebrates Sleek, Sophisticated Rebranding!

Disclaimer: PR samples, see bottom. Welcome to the “Launch Party” of the newly rebranded KBShimmer, everyone! KBShimmer has been working for a long time on how to update and grow their brand through image, mission and even scents for their body products! That work is finally revealed this week as the brand celebrates its holographic, …

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Dec 23 2017

Beauty Spotlight Team 12/23/17

The IT Girl Palette from IT Cosmetics is housed in a beautiful glitz and glam crystal encrusted compact but is what’s inside worth it? Find out in Prime Beauty’s review. If you’re traveling this holiday season or even if you’re not, Allison from Never Say Die Beauty recommends the mini Huda Beauty Smokey Obsessions eyeshadow …

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Dec 18 2017

A Stop at The Makeup Shop NYC

Grande Cosmetics The Makeup Shop NYC

Nothing to disclose (One ginormous crappy NJTransit train selfie for you as my mom and I journeyed up to The Makeup Shop NYC!) With the exception of last year (I don’t believe they held it last year!) I’ve been to two “pop-up” makeup shops held by the organizers of The Makeup Show trade shows. Now …

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Nov 11 2017

Beauty Spotlight Team 11/11/17

Please welcome our latest edition to the Beauty Spotlight Team. Jen from The Jedi Wife is interested in all beauty items and especially nails. She’s a busy mom with a passion for writing. We’re so happy to have her as a part of the team. In honor of Lola’s Secret Beauty Blog’s 6th Anniversary, Sonage …

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Aug 30 2017

PolishCon is coming back next month! Learn more about “An Affair to Remember”

Earlier this year, I went to The Polish Convention in NYC and had a BLAST! Seeing old and new nail polish friends and fellow fanatics…and getting to work at the KBShimmer booth was an honor! Unfortunately, I couldn’t make Chicago happen for me. BUT…it’s COMING SOON! If you don’t already know, The Polish Convention is …

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Jun 16 2017

Mehron Goes Mainstream While Staying Pro

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. (Makeup Artist Jinny at the Mehron booth creates an amazing body look during The Makeup Show NYC) While at The Makeup Show NYC, I stopped by the Mehron booth and chatted with Creative Director Stephanie Koutikas. Mehron reached out to me prior to the show to set up the appointment …

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Jun 12 2017

A Look at Veil Cosmetics

Veil Cosmetics Complexion Fix Corrector Concealer Highlighter review and swatches on Beautyjudy

Disclaimer: Some PR samples. See bottom for disclosure. Sebastien Tardif, an internationally acclaimed makeup artist, founded Veil Cosmetics a few years ago out of a passion for skin and the desire to help achieve a revealed – not masked – complexion. Complexion is Tardif’s focus with Veil, he told me recently during an interview at The …

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May 17 2017

Note Cosmetics: New brand coming to Ulta’s online shop

Note Cosmetics Terracotta Powder Honey Warm swatches BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: One PR sample, see bottom. There was a new brand to cover at The Makeup Show NYC this year – Note Cosmetics. As with any newcomer – although while a newcomer to the US this brand is established in parts of Europe! – I wanted to know more. What differentiates them? What can we …

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Jan 15 2017

Let’s talk about spring beauty coming to Target soon

target spring beauty Pixi Beauty BeautyJudy

Nothing to disclose. On Thursday in New York City, it felt like a warm, spring day. It was a total treat after a cold winter snow storm just a few days before it. Anyway, Target couldn’t have timed their Spring Beauty Preview event any more perfect than on a day when the temperatures were above 60 degrees …

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