Category Archive: Lippies

Oct 25 2017

Zoya Fall 2017 Lipsticks

Zoya Bristol fall 2017 lipstick beautyjudy

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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Sep 27 2017

How do you #LuvOutLoud ?

nyx cosmetics luv out loud lipstick in brave swatches on beautyjudy

Disclaimer: Gift from NYX Cosmetics NYX Cosmetics has a new, limited-edition, six-shade range of liquid lipsticks called Luv Out Loud – and while the brand is always launching something new, this particular set of lippies celebrate individuality, beauty and artistry for all, according to NYX. Back-of-the-hand swatch of all six: From left to right: Brave, …

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Aug 07 2017

Gimme Gloss!

Jesse's Girl Idyllic lip gloss and ColourPop Ultra Glossy Lips BeautyJudy

Some PR samples, see below. When I interviewed a handful of prominent makeup artists for a summer makeup trend piece (appeared in the Burlington County Times in May), there were a few key themes that stuck out. Then there was the hint of a trend, something that artists said they see creeping back on the scene …

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Jul 24 2017

Pixi Beauty GelTint & SilkGloss Lippies

Pixi Beauty GelTint & SilkGloss Beach Tint Fresh Gloss

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. I raved about these lippies in my latest current favs video on YouTube, so I am excited to share with you the Pixi By Petra GelTint & SilkGloss duos! Each one – there are three – has a lip stain on one end, and a gloss on the other. Except the …

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Jul 03 2017

Beauty Products I’m Using for my 4th of July

Kryolan red eye liner and bdellium tools Matte lipstick in scarlett Oh beautyjudy

Some PR samples, affiliate links. See bottom for full disclosure Independence Day is always an excuse to do something fun with my nails and makeup – bring out the red, white and blue everything! This year, I thought I’d put together a post with some of the products that are essential for me to have …

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Jun 28 2017

Making an Unflattering Lipstick Shade Work

Kevyn Aucoin The Molten Lip Color Carbon swatches and review on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. As much as I play with color, I know what does and doesn’t look good on me. I’m generally not comfortable with bright blues, greens, yellows or other nontraditional lipstick shades. I’m also not comfortable wearing nude shades that contradict my skin tone. I’ve just never thought of myself as able …

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Jun 19 2017

Zoya Wanderlust Lipsticks

Zoya Wanderlust lipstick review and swatches beautyjudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. Zoya released three new, fresh pops of color with its Wanderlust collection and guys I am here for these feminine lippies! Gloss is heading back into style, and these lipsticks are the perfect way to begin the transition back from the matte liquid lipstick! Kirby Kirby is a semi-sheer watermelon …

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Jun 09 2017

Today was a “Fairytale”

Tarte Tarteist Lip Paint in Fairytale Lime Crime Diamond Crushers in Strip lip look BeautyJudy

I bought this As much as I will do bold colors on my lids, I haven’t gone too deep into the colorful lip trend. It’s just not something I’ve been interested in. Until around the time I turned 40, last month. Sure, I’d tried a dark blue lippie prior to that, and some deep, dark …

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May 03 2017

Stila Glitterati Lip Top Coat in Ignite

Stila Glitterati Lip Top Coat in Ignite swatches and review BeautyJudy

Lip Top Coats seem to be a new thing. At first I thought these were just glitzy lip glosses and rolled my eyes at the industry for making something old a new thing, but these are a little different. At least from what I expected. Basically they’re sheer (or pigmented, depending on the brand/type of …

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May 01 2017

Cosmic Lips

NYX Cosmetics Cosmic Metals Lip Cream Galactic Love swatches review on Beautyjudy

I bought this. I’m obsessed with lipstick – it doesn’t matter if it’s liquid or tube. Lip stains, creams, glosses, powders, balms. Matte, creamy, metallic. I love ALLLLLLL the lippies. I am also all aboard when it comes to the metallic lip train, so it’s a no-brainer that these NYX Cosmetics Cosmic Metals Lip Creams …

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