Tag: Morgan Taylor

#31DC2014 Days 25-31

day 30 #31dc2014 inspired by tutorial sneaker nails Morgan Taylor OPI China Glaze Nubar

Disclaimer: Some previous samples. See bottom. It’s the final installment of #31DC2014!! And I’m proud to display this badge (Chalkboard Nails’ Sarah had them created for finishers!) on my blog! I used a total of 78 nail polishes over the course of the 31 days, and I consistently found use for my Nubar Two-Way Nail …

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#31DC2014 Days 13-18!

#31ddc2014 flowers nail art with Milani cosmetics silhouette iconic red doll face cupcake icing club lights china glaze shore enuff on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some press samples. See bottom. I feel like I finally stepped up my game during these six days of the 31 Daily Challenge 2014! I tried some more freehand, and gave a little more thought around what I did. I wasn’t sick anymore, and it showed! There was only one day I “phoned it in,” …

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#31DC2014 – Days 1-6!

Chalkboard nails #31dc2014 nail art challenge on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some press samples. See bottom. Thanks Chalkboard Nails for the challenge and the image above! Sometimes you need a little life breathed into what you’re doing to get out of a rut, or to simply change things up and connect with the creativity inside you! I saw that Chalkboard Nails posted her intentions to do …

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A Cosmoprof Sneak Peek at Collections from August to the Start of 2015!

Orly Smoky collection fall 2014 cosmoprof north america las vegas beautyjudy

There was so much to see and learn at Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas earlier this week, that I almost didn’t know where to start! But it’s a huge show for nails, so I figured, what a better place to start than by sharing upcoming nail polish collections from across the showroom floor! There’s a lot …

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Fancy nail art with Morgan Taylor

Morgan Taylor nail art IBS 2014

 Disclaimer: Press sample and self purchased. See bottom for details. I’ve got a slight obsession with how pretty Japanese nail art looks – the 3D effect is just so cool to me, and earlier this year I stocked up on inexpensive pieces of jewels and nail art to use in my manis! I don’t think …

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International Beauty Show (IBS) New York City 2014

Last Sunday, I attended the International Beauty Show New York City. I would have gotten this round-up post done sooner, but life has gotten a little nuts. I will share that craziness with you when I can. But for now, I saw lots of fun stuff and learned lots of new things at IBS this …

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Morgan Taylor Glam Rock Winter Collection

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. I’ve had winter on the brain – we got what is HOPEFULLY our last, big winter storm of the season Sunday into Monday and I wrote this post Sunday while waiting for the flurries to start flying – I am SO eager to celebrate spring! But in the meantime, there’s …

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25 Favorite Nail Polishes in 2013!

Disclaimer: Some samples. See  bottom for more. I like to look back at my pictures from the year and think about the polishes I really loved, and manicures I wanted to leave on until they were ugly with chips! So I’ve put together my favorites from 2013. I’d love to hear if any of my …

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Cosmoprof 2013: Morgan Taylor

Disclaimer: Press samples. See bottom for more. I came across Morgan Taylor at the IBS NY show earlier this year, and I was intrigued by a couple things when I first saw it. The polish colors, including the glitters and shimmers, looked amazing; and the bottle itself looked luxe. The new line looked legit and …

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IBS & IECSC Day 1 – From the Show Floor!

The first day of the International Beauty Show (IBS) and International Esthetics, Cosmetics and Spa Conference (IECSC) in New York City (April 14-16, 2013) is in the books! Both exhibit halls were PACKED with thousands of beauty and spa professionals – it was elbow to elbow, and the music coming from the colorful vendor booths was …

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