Category: Beauty News

Jul 28 2016

Zoya Urban Grunge for Fall!

Hi everyone! It’s been hot. It’s been humid. Storms have ravaged through my area leaving at least one of my friends without a home. I’m a big fan of summer, but this year fall is going to be a welcome respite with its cool breezes, colorful leaves and pumpkin lattes. Yes. I said it. PUMPKIN. …

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May 23 2016

Preview: Fall 2016 Beauty at Target!

Target beauty fall 2016

Does everyone else think of their birthday as their own little national holiday?! Well, on my birthday May 12, I took off from my day job and headed into NYC to attend the Target Fall Beauty Preview, so I could learn what goodies the store will be offering to us soon – and products start …

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Jun 10 2015

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Creme Concentrate in Grandma

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Creme colour Concentrate in Grandma swatches and review on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. I was a bit scared to try Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics‘ Creme Colour Concentrate in Grandma. I’ve tried the Creme Colour Concentrates in the past, and I had zero luck getting them to stay on my lid without creasing (stupid hooded lids!), although they made for a great lippie! I hadn’t tried …

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May 07 2015

“Intense” and “Super Size” Eyes with Covergirl

Covergirl The Super Sizer mascara and Intensify Me! by Lashblast liquid eyeliner swatches and review on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. No matter how happy I am with a mascara, I can’t help myself from sampling the latest/greatest that comes out at the drugstore. A lot of times the launches coincide with current trends, and I love to stay on top of what’s hot in the beauty world! The latest of …

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May 04 2015

The Makeup Show NYC – Round up!

Blogger Preview The Makeup Show NYC James Vincent

Products showcased during The Makeup Show NYC blogger preview event. The Makeup Show NYC keeps getting bigger each year, which is fitting as it celebrates its 10th anniversary this year! James Vincent (Director of Education and Artist Relationships for the show) said there were more than 125 brands represented and more than 7,000 makeup artists …

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May 01 2015

BeautyJudy covering The Makeup Show NYC this weekend!

Auraline brow tints The Makeup Show NYC exclusive

Hi all! I’m excited to once again cover The Makeup Show NYC! I am heading into the city tomorrow to meet up with my roommates for the night – Maria from Cult Nails, Mina from Fabulous Awesomeness Mina Slater and Eugenia from Geniabeme – who are taking pity on a prego and letting me crash for the …

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Apr 13 2015

IMATS NYC 2015 Roundup!

BeautyJudy IMATS NYC 2015 nails Color Club Disco's Not Dead and Philly Loves Lacquer Wooder Ice

 Disclaimer: Press sample shown in nail photo; see bottom for disclosure. This weekend was the International Make-Up Artist Trade Show (IMATS) in NYC and I ended up covering both days of the show this year! Today I have a big roundup post for you of things I saw and experienced on the floor, including new brands …

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Mar 09 2015

Around the International Beauty Show (IBS NYC) Floor!

ILNP Reminisce Finger Paints Daubigney's Garden nails

Yesterday I popped up to NYC to cover the International Beauty Show (IBS). IBS is always a very boisterous show, with lots of cool hair demos, loud music everywhere, and a lot of energy! It draws out hair stylists, makeup artists, nail techs and more. Usually I spend hours at the show, and in the …

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Oct 28 2014

KBShimmer Cuticle Oil Pens – New Winter Scents!

kbshimmer cuticle oil pens chai tea peppermint raspberry vanilla unscented review on beautyjudy

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. (Photo courtesy of KBShimmer) One of my favorite cuticle oils is KBShimmer‘s Pink Sugar Cuticle Oil pen. I love how handy it is to toss in a small handbag, and how it smells. I use this cuticle oil pen to keep my nails moisturized. I tend to bite the skin …

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Oct 27 2014

Pine-ing For Yule – KBShimmer’s Toys for Tots 2014 Charity Nail Polish

Disclaimer: Press sample. See below. Amazing to think that buying one bottle of nail polish can make so much difference, but that’s exactly what you can do this holiday season! Last year, KBShimmer raised about $3,000 to help ensure that every child had something to open during the holidays, and this year, the brand is excited to announce …

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