My first franken – "First Day of School"

I’ve seen a lot of folks franken their own nail polish, and I decided to give it a shot. I took Sally Hansen’s Xtreme Wear Blue Me Away, Funky Fingers Dark Knight, a lil’ bit of Wet n Wild Fantasy Makers polish in Deception and Magical and the same brand’s Confetti holo glitter in Imagination …

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And the winner is…

First, the drumroll please! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NNaZedAWmlE … the names are in the hat… …just after midnight I shook them around with my head turned to the side and reached my hand in, my head still turned…and now a name has been chosen…   Congratulations Elaine of Lacquer Laine, you are the winner of the Nubar Modern Mattes Collection!! …

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Last chance to enter for Nubar Modern Mattes! (And other cool stuff!)

Today’s a reminder that this is the last day to enter to win the Nubar Modern Mattes Collection! Click HERE for the deets. You have until 11:59 p.m. tonight hehehehe 🙂 I will let the winner know via email tomorrow and after they know I’ll post about it on my blog!!! And I also want to say, I …

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Craze-y!

Folks, I have been CRAZY for these CRAZE polishes! Like Patsy Cline here… http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K-wJNpWgss8 You can imagine my excitement when I stopped by Rite Aid on the way to the grocery store for some coffee creamer and milk. Not only did I get all nine Craze polishes before I even got a cup of coffee…I got …

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Quirius – a new find!

I really wanted to show you part 1 of my China Glaze glitters, but I’m waiting to hear back from them about the story behind those glitters. So soon! But for now, I found a cool brand, Quirius, by Q.R.S. Beauty, and they really have an eye-popping array of colors!  I limited myself to six, but …

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Thursday Poll 9/3/09 and a week o' giveaways!

Hello everyone! Hope you’re having a good week! I want to say thank you to all who have started following/subscribing to my blog, to @BeautyJudyBlog on Twitter and who have left me nice emails and comments. I wanted to make sure that I acknowledged your interest and say THANKS! I can’t wait to see who wins …

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Ulta Professional Nail Lacquers

Earlier this year, it seemed Ulta launched a new line of professional nail polishes. There were several rows of the new lacquer, in varying shades of trendy, hot-right-now shades and comfortable classic polish colors. I didn’t bite. Not at first. But after a couple months, of course my polish curiosity got the best of me, …

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UPDATE! The first BeautyJudy contest! Nubar's Modern Matte Collection – will it be YOURS?!

I just wanted to repost this and let you know that the contest has a new end date. Turns out I’ll be down the shore  for the first half of my four-day Labor Day weekend, and I won’t be near a computer to annouce the winner! So you have an extra two days to enter! See …

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Arissa Colorvantage Nail Lacquer

Today I’m showing you a brand that is totally new to me, called Arissa Colorvantage Nail Lacquer. I found it at Family Dollar selling for $2 a piece. The nail polish came in packaging and the back of the package says that these polishes have Vitamin E, and are Big 3 Free! The bottles are huge, they …

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A story about Konad

Most nights, I pick up the hobby case that holds all my nail art – Konad tools, stickers, nail art lacquers – and I carry it into my living room. I do my nails on the couch, and use the coffee table to spread out my stuff so I can get to work. If reruns are …

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