Tag: nude

May 22 2014

KB Shimmer Early Summer Collection

KB Shimmer Low and Be Bold nail polish swatches and review early summer 2014 collection BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. KB Shimmer is launching an “early summer” collection, which is exciting to me, for two reasons: More holos, cremes and introducing TEXTURES! Early summer….THIS MEANS IT’S ALMOST SUMMER! OK. So here’s an overview of the entire, 12-piece collection, which launches TOMORROW Friday, May 23!!!!!! Who’s excited?! I left the shade …

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Dec 16 2013

Zoya Naturel Collection

Press samples. See bottom for more. Zoya has released its winter collection, Naturel, with pretty, trendy neutral shades that have a rosy undertone! While these pretties would look great by themselves, they also would work great together for a tonal nail look (for example…a look with Rue and Taylor…Taylor and Brigette…Rue and Odette, etc. Every year I …

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Sep 16 2013

Barielle Nude & Naughty Fall Collection 2013

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more. Before I get into the review I have for you today I have to let you know, things are getting a little cray cray in my world! Over the course of the next several weeks, as I get a lot of DIY projects underway and completed related to …

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May 28 2013

New! OCC + DWV Lip and Nail Duos

Disclaimer: Sample. See bottom for more. Last week, Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics held a launch party to announce the new faces of the brand – Detox, Vicky Vox and Willam Belli, three fabulous drag queens who hail from ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race.’ Willam was also a recurring character in one of my all-time favorite TV shows, ‘Nip/Tuck.’ The …

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Mar 19 2013

Milani Color Statement Lipsticks and Lip Liners: Naturals and Browns

Disclaimer: The Milani Color Statement lipsticks and lip liners used in this post were provided to me for review by the PR Firm/Manufacturer. Please visit my Disclosure tab for more information on how BeautyJudy.com keeps it real! Even if you love a bright lip like I do, there is ALWAYS a place for a good neutral lipstick in …

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Feb 26 2013

Zoya Pixie Dust

Ever since I saw promo shots of the Zoya Pixie Dust collection through Zoya’s social media accounts a couple months ago, I’ve been in love, and couldn’t wait to have these! The way these gritty polishes sparkle reminds me of how snow looks when it’s first falling/fallen; sparkly and pretty. Pixie Dust really is a …

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Feb 25 2013

Jesse’s Girl Cosmetics New Lipsticks

If you follow my lip-of-the-day (#lotd) on Instagram (I’m @beautyjudy !), you know that I’ve been wearing lots of new lippies lately. Some are bold and red, some are hot and pink and others are perfectly suited and tame. What I love about the 12 new shades of Jesse’s Girl Cosmetics is that it’s a lip …

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Oct 04 2012

Avon Ultra Color Rich Rubies Lipsticks – Limited Edition

Sitting at the kitchen table at night, after dinner, carefully (aka pretty messily) painting my nails with a bottle of Parfait or Wet n’ Wild nail polish when I was a 9-year-old is my earliest childhood nail polish memory. But when I think back to my first lipstick memory, it’s hard to say. Does my obsession …

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Aug 20 2012

LVX Summer 2012 Collection

One of the new brands I highlighted in an earlier roundup post about Cosmoprof North America (held in Las Vegas, July 22-24) was LVX (Latin; pronounced lux). In my conversation with the creative director, Branka, I learned what she hopes will make this up-and-comer polish brand different from other brands. Branka said LVX is not just a …

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Jan 20 2012

Zoya Feel Collection

I’ll be honest. My first choice for a nail polish is not to grab a neutral. I like to live life in color. But when I saw the Zoya Feel Collection, I felt like “neutral” took on new meaning. And I also felt ready for the soft, snowy-winter look that the Feel Collection has for …

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