Category Archive: Nail art

Oct 31 2016

Happy Halloween 2016!

Jamberry Rag Doll KBShimmer Fright This Way Jamberry Tricks and Treats

Disclaimer: PR samples and I’m a Jamberry consultant. See full disclaimer below. Happy Halloween everyone! I’ve been having a blast getting my nails Halloween ready this October – what about you?! I thought I’d share some of my manis from the past month. I used a combination of Jamberry Nail Wraps and regular nail polish …

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Oct 28 2016

Static Nails: Giving New Life to the Glue-On Nail

Static Nails Shattered Deeds review on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: I bought this. In 2010, I reviewed glue-on nails and came to the conclusion that I’m just “not a fake nails girl.” Which is why I surprised myself when I purchased a set of Static Nails, which retails as the “All-in-One Pop-On Manicure” that’s reusable. As much as I am not a fake nails …

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Oct 14 2016

Fun with Stamping Decals

fall manicure zoya courtney nail art stamping decal

Disclaimer: Some PR sample. See bottom. On September 30, I traveled up to North Jersey from South to have dinner with Christy and Jason from KBShimmer, Monica from Moni’s Manis and Michelle (and Anto!) from Ehmkay Nails. Michelle and Christy talked about Cosmoprof and as they discussed the different polish makers and bloggers in attendance, and …

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Jan 06 2016

Revisiting Jamberry

Jamberry Christmas Socks nail wrap

Disclaimer: One press sample, see bottom for more. I have a confession to make. I’m sort of obsessed with Jamberry right now. I know…I know… Did I lose you? Are you still with me? Ok. Hear me out…? The Ugly There are plenty of reasons why I used to hate Jamberry. This post explains part …

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Jun 29 2015

Psychedelic Summer Nail Look

Nail art China Glaze Daisy Know My Name? Glow with the Flow KBShimmer nail vinyl swirls on BeautyJudy

Purchased by me. I picked up the cremes in the China Glaze Electric Nights collection a few weeks ago (I passed on the glitters) because I saw some amazing water marbles and I hoped to try it myself. Finding time to set up and marble has been tough, but I couldn’t wait to get these neon …

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Jun 01 2015

Playing with OPI Color Paints

OPI Color Paints KBShimmer That's Ore Like It! nail art on BeautyJudy

Purchased by me; previous PR sample. See bottom. A couple weeks ago, I picked up three of the OPI Color Paints and the collection’s base color, Silver Canvas. I couldn’t wait to play with them. I enjoyed the OPI Sheer Tints, but loved the idea of something a bit more pigmented. Well, I loved my mani so …

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Mar 17 2015

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Zoya Tiana and ILNP Open Fields nail art on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. Just a quick hello and Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I thought I’d share my green mani from last week! I used Zoya Tiana for my base. I wore Tiana plain for a couple days before whipping out some of my vinyl nail decals (I can’t remember but I THINK they …

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Oct 15 2014

MoYou Nails Stamping

Moyou nails cosmoprof north america las vegas 2014 review and swatches on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. While at Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas this past July, I met the folks behind MoYou Nails. MoYou Nails is not to be confused with MoYou London! They were one at one time joined, but now they are separate companies. A MoYou Nails rep told me they have stamp designs …

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Oct 08 2014

#31DC2014 Days 25-31

day 25

Disclaimer: Some previous samples. See bottom. It’s the final installment of #31DC2014!! And I’m proud to display this badge (Chalkboard Nails’ Sarah had them created for finishers!) on my blog! I used a total of 78 nail polishes over the course of the 31 days, and I consistently found use for my Nubar Two-Way Nail …

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Sep 29 2014

#31DC2014 Days 19-24

day 24

Disclaimer: Some samples. See bottom. So this is the third batch of #31DC2014 manis I’m sharing, and I have to say, I really loved this week’s worth! I did encounter a couple days where I had to tone it down a bit, but there were a couple manis I loved! Day 19 For Day 19, …

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