Tag: Neutrogena

June 2018 Empties!

Disclosure: PR Sample; See below To say that June was a crazy month is an understatement. I go back to work on Monday after having been on maternity leave since the end of February – so I’ve been focused on cuddling and spending time with my baby who happens to be 4-months-old today! I apologize …

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May 2018 Empties!

Zoya Marigold and Nahla swatches

Disclosure: Some PR samples, Jamberry consultant; see bottom May was a big month for finishing products in my house! Dove Dry Spray Anti-Perspirant in Soothing Chamomile I won’t go on and on about the deodorant I finish all the time! Would I repurchase? Yes. In fact, I’m running low on my stash and I’m planning to …

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April 2018 Empties

Disclosure: PR Sample, see bottom. Lush Cosmetics Dirty Spring Wash Sample I have used Dirty shower gel in the past, but when I stopped into Lush recently, the cashier asked me if they could get me samples. I asked for one of Dirty. I got two used out of my sample and love how the …

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Five Products Giving Me Life Right Now (With No Sleep)

Disclaimer: PR samples; see bottom Mothering a newborn a second time is easy in many ways. I have a confidence about what I’m doing and posess instincts that I lacked as an unsure, scared first-time Mom. The days I spend with my baby are wonderful and peaceful and we are truly bonding. My newborn baby …

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February 2018 Empties!

February 2018 empties post beautyjudy

Disclaimer: Prior PR sample, see bottom. When I look at my February empties laid out, it’s not a very exciting month! I didn’t use a variety or a ton of products. Alongside the few empties I have this month, I’ve got two products that I had to stop using, because I discovered they were irritating …

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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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September Empties!

September empties post beautyjudy

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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Unboxing: Target Beauty Box!

Target Beauty Box July beautyjudy

I bought this. Last week I got my first Target Beauty Box! I have watched my share of unboxings on YouTube, so I decided to do my own with July’s box. Check it out and let me know what you think – is there a product that’s tried and true for you, or a product …

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June Empties!

June empties beautyjudy

Disclaimer: PR samples, see bottom. Killed it on empties this month. I feel like a bit of a hoarder when I put these empty products aside every month, but it feels so good to look at what I finished and feel like “money well spent.” Read on for some brief thoughts on all the products …

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Neutrogena Norwegian Formula Hand Cream 7-Day Challenge & Giveaway!

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. I recently took the Neutrogena 7-Day Hand Cream Challenge, using the brand’s Norwegian Formula Hand Cream. And my results really speak for themselves! This hand cream, which feels more like a nourishing ointment than a typical cream, has been around since 1972. It was originally created in Norway to help …

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