Tag Archive: NYX Cosmetics

Feb 13 2017

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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Jan 27 2017

Make Me Glow: NYX Cosmetics Duo Chromatic Illuminating Powder

NYX Cosmetics Duo Chromatic Illuminating Powder swatches on BeautyJudy Snow Rose Synthetica

Disclaimer: I bought this. Running into Ulta for one thing turned out to be a bad idea for my poor wallet when I happened upon the new post-Christmas NYX Cosmetics displays a couple weeks ago. I love highlighting, so I picked up a couple of the new Duo Chromatic Illuminating Powders – there were five …

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Jan 23 2017

A Cozy Winter Look

Urban Decay After Dark eye shadow palette BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR samples. See bottom. In my mid-20s I handmade a scarf that I love. It wasn’t supposed to be a scarf. It’s tightly crocheted because I intended for it to be a big, long and warm blanket. Unfortunately, I lacked the patience to crochet something that large that required that much time, so it …

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Jan 18 2017

Total Control: NYX Cosmetics’ New Drop Foundation

NYX Cosmetics professional makeup brush #22 foundation BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: I bought this. Forever in search of that HG foundation, that’s the life of a beauty blogger. Or a woman with rosacea who likes variety. Whatever way you look at it – it got me here, with NYX Total Control Drop Foundation and the coordinating Total Control Drop Foundation Brush. The idea behind this …

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Jan 11 2017

Greenery Look

Makeup Look with Pantone Color of the Year Greenery on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some PR samples. See bottom. The last few years I’ve looked forward to the announcement of the Pantone Color of the Year. PANTONE 15-0343 Greenery is the PANTONE® Color of the Year selection for 2017. Greenery is described in a press release as “a fresh and zesty yellow-green shade that evokes the first days of spring when …

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Jan 04 2017

Pastel Eye Liner

Too Faced Sweet Peach Eyeshadow palette Too Faced Sketch Marker Papaya Peach BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some PR samples; see bottom for full disclosure Parts of this post originally appeared in the Burlington County Times, in the Beauty Beat column, January 3, 2017. Pastels are starting to make a comeback, and it’s not nails that get to have all the fun this time. It’s the eyes! Last month, Kat Von D posted …

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Jul 29 2015

Happy National Lipstick Day!

Kat Von D Beauty Everlasting Liquid Lipstick in Ayesha swatch BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some PR samples. See bottom. I’m obsessed with lippies – possibly more than nail polish. So I could not let National Lipstick Day pass me by! I skipped a couple hours of sleep last night in between baby feedings to share with you collages of some of my favorite lips of the day from the …

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Sep 11 2014

NYX Cosmetics Tinted Moisturizer

NYX Cosmetics Tinted Moisturizer review and look on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some press sample. See bottom. Because of my rosacea, I prefer a foundation for my face makeup. But, I keep an open mind and I’m always pleasantly surprised when I discover a tinted moisturizer, light coverage foundation or powder that is able to cover what I feel are my imperfections – basically, my redness. …

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Jul 11 2014

BeautyJudy Covering Cosmoprof and What’s in My Travel Makeup Bag?

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 Disclaimer: Some previous samples. See bottom. Last year’s show floor Every summer, hundreds of the industry’s best and up-and-coming brands get together at Cosmoprof North America, a forum for the beauty industry in the U.S. where attendees and exhibitors can network, share new and upcoming products and cultivate new business relationships. Cosmoprof starts THIS WEEKEND at …

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Apr 14 2014

IMATS Roundup!

IMATS New York City

WARNING! PICTURE HEAVY POST! This past weekend, I attended the International Makeup Artist Trade Show (IMATS) in New York City! I was very grateful to be a guest at Pro Night Friday with Jesse’s Girl! Jesse’s Girl had Julie G polish for miles, and a bunch of their other goodies. I looked at the nail …

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