Tag Archive: purple

Apr 15 2014

KB Shimmer Spring – Cremes!

KB Shimmer Sky Jinks Nail Polish Swatch

Disclosure. Press samples. See bottom. I’ve had these KB Shimmer spring cremes to review – and in fact, have worn all but one of them! – for weeks. I am so glad I was finally able to properly swatch and share them with you, because I was as happy with these as I was with the …

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Mar 24 2014

Zoya Awaken and Monet – Spring 2014

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 Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. Hi everyone! This has been an interesting month over here at BeautyJudy headquarters. I’m so stressed out, I think I’ve experienced my first panic attack recently. I mean, I panic when I fly, or get a needle, but this was different. This was like an elephant on my chest, making …

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Feb 26 2014

Color Club Safari Garden Spring Collection

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Disclosure: Press sample. See bottom. What intrigues me most about the Color Club Safari Garden collection for spring is not just some of the interesting shades, but the variance in formulas – this six-piece collection has cremes, a jelly and a pearlescent shimmer and a micro shimmer. Let’s check out swatches! Safari Sunset Safari Sunset …

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Feb 07 2014

Zoya Naturel Nail Art

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Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. When I receive new Zoya collections to review, I am always excited to swatch them and share them with you. Zoya is usually one of my favorite releases each season. But I also love putting them aside for a month or two, then revisiting the collection as a whole and finding …

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Jan 30 2014

Essie Resort 2014 Collection

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Disclaimer: Purchased by me I stopped by my local beauty shop hoping to score the spring collection of another brand when I spotted a display of the Essie Resort 2014 polishes. At first, I picked up the purple and light blue cremes, instantly know I had to have them. But then I looked at the other, spring-like …

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Nov 06 2013

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Moderncraft Lip Tars

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Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more. Several weeks ago, I attended a launch for the new Moderncraft fall collection from Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics! There are six new nail lacquers, six new Lip Tars and six new Creme Colour Concentrates! It was a great event, with a performance from Calpernia Addams, a modern cabernet performer …

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Oct 17 2013

Zoya Zenith Collection – Winter 2013

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more. Image from Zoya website Note to readers Things are going to be a little different around here at BeautyJudy now through November. With the wedding coming in just 23 days, and so many little tasks and errands still left to do, and my work plate absolutely crazy busy right now, …

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Oct 03 2013

NCLA North of Sunset Collection

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Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more. My go to “I need  fun nail design but I don’t have the time to DIY” go-to in recent months has been NCLA Nail Wraps. The designs are genius and they easy to apply and durable. When I shop with the brand, I typically pick up new Nail …

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Sep 24 2013

Orly Surreal Collection

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Disclaimer: Purchased by me Of all the fall collections this year, I was most excited to try out Orly‘s Surreal Collection. I have been reviewing a lot of samples lately, and still have a lot of nail polish and makeup to share with you from recent brand launches. But I still want to share with …

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Sep 18 2013

Barielle Sophisticated Lady collection for fall 2013

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Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom for more. On Monday I shared Barielle‘s Nude & Naughty Collection. Today I’ve got the brand’s other five-piece collection for fall, Sophisticated Lady. Sophisticated Lady has a lot of the trendy shades for fall, including a deep blue and vampy purple. Check out swatches! London High Tea: London High Tea is …

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