Category: Nail Polish review

Mar 16 2018

KBShimmer Hubble’d Together – April 2018 Polish Pick Up!

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. Today I’m excited to share the April Polish Pickup offering from KBShimmer – Hubble’d Together – because I’m also sharing a closer look at the KBShimmer nail polish rebranding and, well, I wore this right after I swatched it, I love it! Hubble’d Together is a gorgeous teal jelly that …

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Mar 12 2018

Zoya Thrive for Spring!

Zoya Haruko

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. Zoya is welcoming spring with the Thrive collection, a six-piece offering that includes five polishes ranging from creme to soft, soft metallic paired with a sparkling, sheer magenta topper. Let’s just jump right in! I’ll include a photo of the polish by itself, then a photo of the polish with …

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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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Feb 26 2018

KBShimmer If You Want My Bodice – March 2018 Polish Pick Up!

KBShimmer If You Want My Bodice Polish Pick Up March 2018 swatches and review

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. So, maybe I live under a rock! But I recently learned about the Polish Pickup, which is a monthly, four-day window of indie nail polish shopping all centered around products created for a fan-driven theme. Two months prior to a sale, polish fans can vote for a theme – like …

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Jan 10 2018

One Week Wear Test: Essie Treat Love & Color

Essie Laven-Dearly Treat Love & Color wear test on beautyjudy

Nothing to disclose. Last week I decided to start the New Year off with a work-week-long wear test with one of the Essie Treat Love & Color nail polishes. There are much more opaque colors than the one I chose, including cremes and shimmers, but I decided that after so many dark, sparkly and opaque …

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Dec 29 2017

Head into the New Year with Kisses!

Zoya Kisses nail polish collection review swatches on

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. When this collection first popped up in my inbox, I thought…what the?! I was in the swing of the holidays, not thinking about transitional nail colors. As I swatched them, I realized just how appealing the Zoya Kisses pastel creme jelly polishes are as we head into 2018. Although it’s …

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Dec 04 2017

KBShimmer Holo-Day Collection 2017 Swatches and Review

KBShimmer Up to Snow Good nail polish swatch review beautyjudy

Disclaimer: PR Sample KBShimmer is dialing up the holo for an eight-piece nail polish collection this holiday and winter season that will rock your stockings – (that are hung by the chimney with care, of course!)! The Holo-Day Collection features a concise variety of staple holiday colors but I wouldn’t call these typical! These polishes have …

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Nov 15 2017

Zoya Party Girls!

Swatches of Zoya Landon from Zoya Party Girls collection on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. Second only to fall releases, holiday is my favorite time for nail polish collections! This year, Zoya has launched the Party Girls, 12 eclectic polishes in a variety of finishes and hues that can complement a lot of different holiday looks, from, say, Breakfast with Santa to the ball drop …

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Sep 25 2017

KBShimmer Fall 2017 Nail Polish Collection Review and Swatches

KBshimmer High-Rise to the Occasion Review and swatches on beautyjudy

Disclaimer: PR Samples, see bottom. Fall nail polish collections are my FAVORITE! But the KBShimmer fall collection this year has got to win best ever for me. A few years ago, KBShimmer created a winter collection with the help of some very special bloggers – and they were gorgeous! Well, this fall 12 polishes in this …

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Sep 22 2017

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Technopagan Nail Polish

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Technopagan nail polish swatches on beautyjudy

I bought this. With fall fast approaching, PSLs back en vogue and a nip in the air morning and night, I’m craving jewel-toned and vampy nails. I’m craving metallics and cremes, purples and blues, browns and plums. While there are plenty of new nail polish collections to talk about, I want to show you something …

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