Tag Archive: highlighter

May 10 2017

Lime Crime Hi-Lite Palette

Lime Crime hi-lite Highlight palette review and swatches beautyjudy

Disclaimer: I bought this. I’ve been eyeing the Lime Crime Hi-Lite Opals palette, because the colors look like a smooth, blend-able shimmer that would be great for all occasions, whether work or date night. To be honest, I’m always shy about whether or not to purchase Lime Crime products. Although possibly even more shy about reviewing …

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Mar 31 2017

March Empties!

Dove Sensitive Skin Beauty Bar

I bought this March Empties! How is it April tomorrow?! I’ve used quite a lot of products so far this year. I’ll dive right into this month’s! OGX Fade-Defying Orchid Oil Shampoo and Conditioner OK, so I know, it’s crazy – a shampoo and conditioner empty AT THE SAME TIME?! What kind of wizardry is …

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Mar 20 2017

Pixi Beauty Hello Rose!

Pixi Beauty Hello Rose! glow booster liplift blush highlighter swatches and review on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. Today is the first day of spring – hallelujah!!! Bring on the sunshine, flowers and warmer temperatures! I am NOT a fan of winter! I’m feeling all sorts of soft colors right now, as well as glossy lips. This three-piece Pixi by Petra Hello Rose! set showed up at BeautyJudy headquarters …

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Mar 13 2017

Pixi + Aspyn Ovard Glow-y Powder

pixi beauty and Aspyn Ovard glow-y powder swatches and review BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR Sample, see bottom. One of my favorite makeup trends right now is highlighting. I’m obsessed with adding glow to my face, and I love finding iridescent and shimmery ways to do it! While I like experimenting with duochrome highlights on the weekend, I still want to glow at my day job, but I …

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Jan 27 2017

Make Me Glow: NYX Cosmetics Duo Chromatic Illuminating Powder

NYX Cosmetics Duo Chromatic Illuminating Powder swatches on BeautyJudy Snow Rose Synthetica

Disclaimer: I bought this. Running into Ulta for one thing turned out to be a bad idea for my poor wallet when I happened upon the new post-Christmas NYX Cosmetics displays a couple weeks ago. I love highlighting, so I picked up a couple of the new Duo Chromatic Illuminating Powders – there were five …

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Dec 19 2016

‘Tis the Season for Smoky Eyes

Holiday look smoky eye

Disclaimer: I bought this; some PR samples referenced. See bottom The holidays are in full swing. For me, that means PARTIES A PLENTY. So what to do? I usually love putting a look together before every get together. But time to pick through my stash is not a luxury I have this season – between …

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Nov 07 2016

ColourPop X Hello Kitty

colourpop x hello kitty face kit swatches and review

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom for full disclosure. Hello Kitty – 40 is looking FABULOUS on you, darling. Sanrio – well known for the famous pop icon above – and ColourPop Cosmetics celebrated the girly, red-bowed cutie’s 40th birthday by launching the ColourPop x Hello Kitty collection on November 1st, complete with sweet picks for eyes, cheeks …

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Jun 17 2014

City Color Timeless Beauty Gold Palette

City Color CosmeticS Timeless Beauty Palette review and swatches BeautyJudy from IMATS NYC 2014

Disclaimer: Purchased by me. I picked up the City Color Cosmetics Timeless Beauty Gold Palette at IMATS NYC in April, and I was excited to try it. It looks perfect for summertime! The palette includes four coordinating eye shadow trios, two bronzers and one highlighter. Here’s swatches of the bronzers and highlighter, from left to …

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Mar 13 2014

Jane Iredale In Touch Highlighter in Comfort

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. Sometimes it’s the littlest things that can make difference in whether your skin glows or not! Adding a touch of one of Jane Iredale‘s newest makeup launches for spring, In Touch Highlighter in Comfort, is one of those little things! I say little, because it really is a small, fat …

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Oct 02 2013

Pixi Perfection Palette in Lit-Up Lovely

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more. I’m such a huge fan of multi-use palettes, because sometimes I just enjoy having someone else (aka, a brand) tell me, “these shades are all coordinated, use them and you can’t go wrong.” Each time I used the Pixi Beauty Lit-Up Lovely Perfection Palette, I created soft looks and …

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