Tag: mascara

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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Younique Moodstruck 3D Fiber Lashes +: Is the new formula any better?

younique moodstruck 3d fiber lashes + mascara review swatches on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: I bought this. I know. You see Younique 3D Moodstruck 3D Fiber Lashes + and your first thought is, “spider lashes!” Well, I sold Younique for a brief couple months 2015 into early 2016, and at first, the mascara elongated the hell out of my lashes, gave them volume and definition. Then other times it …

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February Empties!

KBShimmer Picture Perfect Cuticle Cream

Disclaimer: Some PR samples, see bottom. I used up a lot of products this month! As part of my 40 Before 40 adventure, I also pledged to use more of the samples I’ve been given, because they hang around and I haven’t been traveling as much as I used to, so they don’t get used …

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Too Hot…Don’t Tell…Be True…Crazy 4 U…Conversation Heart Makeup

Valentine's makeup look Kat Von D Pastel Goth Alchemist palette on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some PR samples, see bottom. I went to a wedding a couple weeks ago, and I decided to do a Valentine’s Day theme for my makeup and nails. I thought it’d be a fun look to recreate for a Valentine’s date, too! For my nails, I wanted something a little flashy to offset the gold and …

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You had to be a “Big Shot,” didn’t you?

Maybelline Colossal big shot volumexpress mascara swatches and review on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: I bought this. Does anyone else feel like there’s always some new mascara in the drugstore that you NEED to try? I read Aleya’s review on Spontaneous Chick and decided I had to give the Maybelline Colossal Big Shot VolumExpress Mascara a…well…shot, lol! I’m a big fan of Maybelline mascaras, as you can read here, …

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‘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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Mascara Layering – Is this a thing?!

#mascaralayering with Pixi Beauty

Disclaimer: PR sample see bottom When I reviewed a mascara last week, I mentioned that I am always on the hunt for the next one that’s great. So when I received a box from Pixi Beauty by Petra, and it included four lash tubes and instructions for #MascaraLayering, I was intrigued. I have friends who …

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Mustaev Maxi Volume Mascara

Mustaev maxi volume mascara swatches and review BeautyJudy The Makeup Show NYC 2016

Disclaimer: PR Sample. See bottom. Mascara is one of those beauty products that I can’t stop experimenting with; it’s convenient you should get a new one every  three months! I’m always looking for volume, length and curl. Even when I find it…I keep looking. I like drug store options, and I like department store options. …

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Why I decided to sell Younique

Younique Moodstruck 3D Fiber Lash Mascara Lucrative Lip Gloss in Loveable review swatches on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: I’m a Younique Presenter. Say WHAT. Can you believe that? You heard me right. I’m a Younique Presenter. I’m still a bit in shock that I pulled the trigger, to be honest, because the last few weeks have been a whirlwind in which I went from strongly disliking the brand to ordering my kit …

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Pur Minerals Volume Vixen Mascara and Double Ego Eyeliner

Pur minerals volume vixen mascara review and swatches on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. I’m relatively new to Pur Minerals; last week I reviewed and loved the new Air Perfection CC Compact Cushion Foundation with SPF 50. Now, I’ve taken the brand’s new Double Ego Dual-Ended Eyeliner and Volume Vixen Mascara for a test drive. Volume Vixen Mascara Volume Vixen Mascara promises false lash length, life, …

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