Jan 06 2018

Beauty Spotlight Team 1/6/2018

Beauty Spotlight Team

Vitabrid C¹² FACE Brightening Powder time-releases active Vitamin C into the skin over 12 hours, and it reveals firmer, healthier, more luminous skin that is even in tone. Lola’s Secret Beauty Blog is thoroughly obsessed with this hard-worker that delivers real results. Allison from Never Say Die Beauty spills the beans on her picks for …

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Jan 05 2018

Welcoming the New Year with a Winter Mani

BlueBird Lacquer Just Too Hoth to Touch and Sinful Colors Flake Out winter nails on beautyjudy

Nothing to disclose After a month of nonstop red, green, gold and silver, I felt like I needed a bit of a break from festive and flashy nails last week! I also wear Jamberry Nail Wraps constantly, but still crave manis with all nail polish used to achieve the look! I dug in my plastic …

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Jan 03 2018

December Empties!

December empties on beautyjudy

Nothing to disclose December always feels like a month where you’re nearing “the end” and heading into a fresh start in January. So it felt appropriate to use up so many of my products last month! Lots of skin/hair care products, but I’ve added a new sort of category here. Vitamins. I am evolving BeautyJudy …

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Dec 30 2017

Beauty Spotlight Team 12/30/17

Thinking about your New Year’s Eve look? Allison from Never Say Die Beauty loves the gleam of BECCA Après Ski Glow Eye Lights palette of neutrals that can do double duty on eyes and face. Prime Beauty discovered a brand that not only gives back but its mission is to empower women! Check out her …

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Dec 29 2017

Head into the New Year with Kisses!

Zoya Kisses nail polish collection review swatches on beautyjudy.com

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 27 2017

My Year in Favorites!

Beautyjudy.com favorites of 2017

Disclosure: Some prior PR samples, see bottom. As I considered how to approach a “favorites” post for 2017, I thought about how I’d done it in years past, but decided I didn’t want to gather up all my favorite lippies, nail polishes etc. I wanted to be specific. I thought…why not challenge myself to come …

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Dec 23 2017

Beauty Spotlight Team 12/23/17

The IT Girl Palette from IT Cosmetics is housed in a beautiful glitz and glam crystal encrusted compact but is what’s inside worth it? Find out in Prime Beauty’s review. If you’re traveling this holiday season or even if you’re not, Allison from Never Say Die Beauty recommends the mini Huda Beauty Smokey Obsessions eyeshadow …

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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 18 2017

A Stop at The Makeup Shop NYC

Grande Cosmetics The Makeup Shop NYC

Nothing to disclose (One ginormous crappy NJTransit train selfie for you as my mom and I journeyed up to The Makeup Shop NYC!) With the exception of last year (I don’t believe they held it last year!) I’ve been to two “pop-up” makeup shops held by the organizers of The Makeup Show trade shows. Now …

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