Tag: facial cleanser

Jan 31 2018

January 2018 Empties!

January empties 2018 on beautyjudy

Nothing to disclose Philosophy Purity Made Simple One-Step Facial Cleanser I received a travel size bottle of Purity Made Simple in a Macy’s Beauty Box within the last few months, and having always been a fan of the brand, I was excited to try it. I used this cleanser in the shower in the morning, …

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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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Sep 29 2017

September Empties!

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Disclaimer: Some PR Samples, see bottom. My empties are focused on skincare this month, with facial cleansers taking the prize for most finished products! LVX 3-in-1 Treatment I received a sample of this treatment a couple years ago from LVX and wasn’t super impressed by it, it didn’t seem to “treat” anything and in the …

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Sep 20 2017

Macy’s Beauty Box – August

Macy's Beauty Box beautyjudy

I bought this. I didn’t know Macy’s had a Beauty Box¬†subscription service until this summer. So I signed up, figuring, for $15, why not? I buy makeup and beauty products from Macy’s and like many of the brands. Above is the first box I received with my subscription – August’s box. Included was: Tarte Maracuja …

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Jul 31 2017

July Empties!

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I bought this. Another month, another round of finished products! My July empties are pretty focused on two types of product: Skincare and foundation! It’s all about the face this month! Younique Mineral Touch Liquid Foundation in Scarlet I bought this foundation a couple years ago, back when I sold Younique for like two minutes. …

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Jul 21 2017

Beauty Tool Favs

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I bought this. I have my favorite brushes, and my favorite lipsticks, but I also have some favorite beauty tools and I thought I’d talk about them today! Tweezerman Promaster Lash Curler This eyelash curler is EPIC! Do you have almond-shaped or deep set eyes? If you’ve used a regular-shaped eyelash curler, chances are at …

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Jan 26 2017

Before my head hits the pillow…

nighttime skincare routine Pixi + Caroline Hirons Double Cleanse Tony Moly Banana Sleeping Pack Ulta Target

Disclaimer: I bought this. In the last couple weeks, I have adopted a new nighttime skincare routine. At the end of the night, before I go to bed, I grab a wash cloth and crack open my Pixi + Caroline Hirons Double Cleanse, then finish with the TonyMoly Magic Food Banana Sleeping Pack. In two …

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May 20 2015

Subtle Changes to my Beauty Routine in Pregnancy

Cult Nails Wicked Fast

Disclaimer: Some PR Samples. See bottom. Over the course of my pregnancy, I’ve found myself making subtle changes to my beauty routine. The majority of these changes involve how I take care of my facial skin, as my normally sensitive skin needs evolved. In December, for example, I found myself having to put aside my …

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May 04 2015

The Makeup Show NYC – Round up!

Blogger Preview The Makeup Show NYC James Vincent

Products showcased during The Makeup Show NYC blogger preview event. The Makeup Show NYC keeps getting bigger each year, which is fitting as it celebrates its 10th anniversary this year! James Vincent (Director of Education and Artist Relationships for the show) said there were more than 125 brands represented and more than 7,000 makeup artists …

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Jul 02 2013

Reviva Labs Cleansing Gel

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for details. When I received my official diagnosis of rosacea, back in 2005, my dermatologist advised me of a choice between two facial cleansers: Cetaphil or regular Dove soap. But over time, with advances in the cosmetic and skin care industry resulting in more sensitive skin and redness solution-like products, …

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