Tag: base coat

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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June Empties!

June empties beautyjudy

Disclaimer: PR samples, see bottom. Killed it on empties this month. I feel like a bit of a hoarder when I put these empty products aside every month, but it feels so good to look at what I finished and feel like “money well spent.” Read on for some brief thoughts on all the products …

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Nordstrom Anniversary Presale Starts Tomorrow! Check out Butter London’s Special!

Guess what came in the mail yesterday? The Nordstrom Anniversaryl Sale catalogue. *Sigh* I immediately looked for the oil slick bags that Rebecca Minkoff showcased during Fashion Week earlier this year but I didn’t see any. Not that I could afford one anyway. SO. WEDDING. POOR. ( I know, it’s for my wedding but still, …

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Barielle Nail Rebuilding Protein

Disclosure: Press sample. See bottom for more. When I think of Barielle as a brand, I don’t immediately think of Shades nail polish. My mind actually goes to the brand’s nail and hand treatments, because I’ve had much success using them. I’ve always been partial to Barielle nail treatments, especially after I had much success …

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Cult Nails Get It On and Wicked Fast

I’ve shared my five Holy Grail top coats in a previous post, but things are ever-changing in the world of nail polish, aren’t they?! I’d like to add a sixth top coat to my list of favorites – Cult Nails Wicked Fast. And to that point, the brand’s base coat, Get It On, ain’t bad …

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