Tag: lipstick

Feb 23 2018

Fairy Tale Makeup Glow Using New Makeup Goodies!

urban decay troublemaker mascara

Nothing to disclose Sometimes I buy a few new makeup products at once, and I think, optimistically, “I’m going to review EVERYTHING! ALL THE THINGS!” And then I don’t. Maybe I  take all the product shots, but I never remember to take the pictures of swatches, or pictures of the makeup on my face. So …

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Dec 15 2017

Pixi Mattelustre Lipstick

Pixi Beauty MatteLustre Lipstick Bitten Rose swatches and review BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. I love a tube of lipstick; lipstick was my first makeup love when I started my lifelong journey into a love of makeup! But I love tube lipstick even more when it has staying power. Pixi by Petra Mattelustre Lipstick goes on creamy, but tends to stain my lips a little, …

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Oct 25 2017

Zoya Fall 2017 Lipsticks

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. Zoya’s seven Fall Lipsticks are creamy additions to The Perfect Lipstick lineup, offering a range from nude to bold and playing well with the bold or neutral eye looks that I’ve been playing with lately! Of note, though, is that while there’s a nude and a bold color, there’s an overwhelming, …

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Sep 27 2017

How do you #LuvOutLoud ?

nyx cosmetics luv out loud lipstick in fearless swatches on beautyjudy

Disclaimer: Gift from NYX Cosmetics NYX Cosmetics has a new, limited-edition, six-shade range of liquid lipsticks called Luv Out Loud – and while the brand is always launching something new, this particular set of lippies celebrate individuality, beauty and artistry for all, according to NYX. Back-of-the-hand swatch of all six: From left to right: Brave, …

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Jul 03 2017

Beauty Products I’m Using for my 4th of July

Jamberry Hall of Fame KBShimmer Latitude Adjustment mani on beautyjudy

Some PR samples, affiliate links. See bottom for full disclosure Independence Day is always an excuse to do something fun with my nails and makeup – bring out the red, white and blue everything! This year, I thought I’d put together a post with some of the products that are essential for me to have …

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Jun 28 2017

Making an Unflattering Lipstick Shade Work

Kevyn Aucoin The Molten Lip Color Carbon swatches and review on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. As much as I play with color, I know what does and doesn’t look good on me. I’m generally not comfortable with bright blues, greens, yellows or other nontraditional lipstick shades. I’m also not comfortable wearing nude shades that contradict my skin tone. I’ve just never thought of myself as able …

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Jun 19 2017

Zoya Wanderlust Lipsticks

Zoya Wanderlust lipstick Kay swatches review beautyjudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. Zoya released three new, fresh pops of color with its Wanderlust collection and guys I am here for these feminine lippies! Gloss is heading back into style, and these lipsticks are the perfect way to begin the transition back from the matte liquid lipstick! Kirby Kirby is a semi-sheer watermelon …

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May 17 2017

Note Cosmetics: New brand coming to Ulta’s online shop

Note Cosmetics Terracotta Powder Honey Warm swatches BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: One PR sample, see bottom. There was a new brand to cover at The Makeup Show NYC this year – Note Cosmetics. As with any newcomer – although while a newcomer to the US this brand is established in parts of Europe! – I wanted to know more. What differentiates them? What can we …

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Apr 26 2017

Products I love right now!

Urban Decay Vice Liquid Lipsticks Urban Decay Vice Special Effects Lip Top Coats beautyjudy

Disclaimer: I bought this. I recently did a video on YouTube (did you know I have a YT channel?! I’m starting to experiment with it more, hit subscribe!) talking about products that haven’t been hitting the mark for me, but there are products I haven’t reviewed yet (or might not get to) that I am in …

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Apr 21 2017

Urban Decay Fireball Nocturnal Vice Lipstick

Urban Decay Nocturnal Vice Lipstick Fireball swatches review on BeautyJudy

I bought this One of the things I’ve always enjoyed about Urban Decay is how they will take a color and make it in multiple products. For example – Asphyxia. It’s a shadow. It was a 24/7 eyeliner. It was one of their throwback lipsticks around the holidays. Fireball is one of UD’s newer shades …

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