Category: Beauty Review

Dec 22 2017

Pixi by Petra Shea Butter Lip Balm

Pixi by Petra Shea Butter Lip Balm swatches review Beautyjudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom When Pixi by Petra sent over the Mattelustre Lipsticks I reviewed last week, the brand included three of their Shea Butter Lip Balms, as well. I’m no stranger to these balms, I actually keep one of the above – Ripe Raspberry – in my small everyday makeup organizer that I keep …

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Dec 20 2017

Jeffree Star Cosmetics Velour Lip Scrub

jeffree star cosmetics velour lip scrub review watermelon gum beautyjudy

I bought this It’s annoying AF when you’re going about your day and you can feel the little bits of lip skin sticking up, tempting you to pick at your lips with your teeth … and then next thing you know you hurt your lip because of all those dry flaky pieces sticking up that …

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Dec 15 2017

Pixi Mattelustre Lipstick

Pixi Beauty MatteLustre Lipstick Bitten Rose swatches and review BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. I love a tube of lipstick; lipstick was my first makeup love when I started my lifelong journey into a love of makeup! But I love tube lipstick even more when it has staying power. Pixi by Petra Mattelustre Lipstick goes on creamy, but tends to stain my lips a little, …

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Dec 13 2017

The Creme Shop Peppermint Oil Infused Face Mask

The Creme Shop Peppermint Infused Face Mask CVS review

Last week, my face was in need of some TLC. I had some red bumps, and some red spots that weren’t quite bumps. I wanted to give my face an infusion of moisture and calming. I might have been frowning here,  but I was excited to try The Creme Shop Peppermint Infused Face Mask. I found …

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Dec 08 2017

Stocking Stuffer Alert: Jesse’s Girl Latex Free Blending Sponge

Jesse's Girl Latex Free Blending Sponge review beautyjudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom I used to fill a Christmas stocking full of fun stuff, including makeup stuff, for my mom every year. The tradition stopped a about three or four years ago after I got married and then had my own daughter, but I remember how fun it was to shop for her …

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Nov 22 2017

Physician’s Formula Butter Highlighter in Pearl

Physician's Formula Butter Highlighter in Pearl review on BeautyJudy

I bought this. I saw a display of Physician’s Formula Butter Highlighters in Ulta, and having heard great things about them, I picked up the one I liked best, Pearl. I love the packaging of this highlighter. The container is a pearly holographic hue, and it fits in the palm of my hand. When you …

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Oct 28 2017

Beauty Spotlight Team 10/28/17

Justina’s Gems has been shopping early for the holidays this year. Find out how she saves big money on some of her wishlist items! Have you ever wanted to try microdermabrasion? Prime Beauty is introducing us to the Personal Microderm Device (PMD) for an at-home use. See her before pictures and get a 20% off …

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Oct 25 2017

Zoya Fall 2017 Lipsticks

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. Zoya’s seven Fall Lipsticks are creamy additions to The Perfect Lipstick lineup, offering a range from nude to bold and playing well with the bold or neutral eye looks that I’ve been playing with lately! Of note, though, is that while there’s a nude and a bold color, there’s an overwhelming, …

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Oct 18 2017

Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Soft Matte Longwear Foundation shades 110 and 120

Disclosure: Store samples from Sephora. There’s been SO much hype around Rihanna”s new beauty line, Fenty Beauty. Nothing caught my eye at first except Trophy Wife, the golden glitter bomb multitasker (highlighter, eye shadow). But after seeing it in person, it’s a little too glittery for me to get my money’s worth. I’ve seen mixed …

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Oct 09 2017

Huda Beauty Desert Dusk Palette Look

Huda Beauty Desert Dusk eyeshadow palette eye look BeautyJudy

I bought this. When I saw the pics for the Huda Beauty Desert Dusk Eyeshadow Palette, I knew I had to have it. I waited for the right time to use it; about a week and a half ago, my moment came! My husband and I took the train into New York City to have dinner …

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