Tag: The Makeup Show NYC

Dec 18 2017

A Stop at The Makeup Shop NYC

Grande Cosmetics The Makeup Shop NYC

Nothing to disclose (One ginormous crappy NJTransit train selfie for you as my mom and I journeyed up to The Makeup Shop NYC!) With the exception of last year (I don’t believe they held it last year!) I’ve been to two “pop-up” makeup shops held by the organizers of The Makeup Show trade shows. Now …

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Aug 09 2017

Mehron SKIN Prep PRO™ Review

Mehron Skin Prep Pro review beautyjudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, see bottom. In recent months, I’ve been reaching for mattifying primers and mists and anything that can help my T-zone from becoming an oil slick by midday. When my face gets oily my makeup breaks down; and with a whole lot of red and rosacea underneath, it’s not a confident or comfortable …

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Jun 26 2017

FACEatelier Ultra Matte Mist

Faceatelier Ultra Matte mist review on BeautyJudy

I bought this. This isn’t a long review with lots of pictures, but I think it’s worth a quick overview! At The Makeup Show NYC, I stopped by the FACEatelier booth. I can’t for the life of me remember who recommended it, but someone told me about their mattifying mist and since I’ve been struggling with an …

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Jun 16 2017

Mehron Goes Mainstream While Staying Pro

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. (Makeup Artist Jinny at the Mehron booth creates an amazing body look during The Makeup Show NYC) While at The Makeup Show NYC, I stopped by the Mehron booth and chatted with Creative Director Stephanie Koutikas. Mehron reached out to me prior to the show to set up the appointment …

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Jun 12 2017

A Look at Veil Cosmetics

Veil Cosmetics Complexion Fix Corrector Concealer Highlighter review and swatches on Beautyjudy

Disclaimer: Some PR samples. See bottom for disclosure. Sebastien Tardif, an internationally acclaimed makeup artist, founded Veil Cosmetics a few years ago out of a passion for skin and the desire to help achieve a revealed – not masked – complexion. Complexion is Tardif’s focus with Veil, he told me recently during an interview at The …

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May 24 2017

The Makeup Show NYC: Snapshot of My Experience on the Show Floor

Senna Cosmetics The Makeup Show NYC BeautyJudy

At The Makeup Show NYC a couple weeks ago, I spent a good amount of time in sessions and chatting with creative directors, makeup artists and brand reps, so this will be a briefer show roundup than usual as I’ve got more focused coverage coming of brands like Mehron and Veil Cosmetics. I definitely think …

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May 22 2017

The Makeup Show NYC: Education snapshot post

The Makeup Show NYC 2017 Senna Cosmetics BeautyJudy

May has been bonkers, guys! I covered The Makeup Show NYC the first weekend of May, and as always, it was packed with educational opportunities, brands to discover and LOTS of awesome shopping. But of course it’s almost Memorial Day and I’m finally getting around to my usual show recaps today! So where to start…hmmm….I …

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May 17 2017

Note Cosmetics: New brand coming to Ulta’s online shop

Note Cosmetics Terracotta Powder Honey Warm swatches BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: One PR sample, see bottom. There was a new brand to cover at The Makeup Show NYC this year – Note Cosmetics. As with any newcomer – although while a newcomer to the US this brand is established in parts of Europe! – I wanted to know more. What differentiates them? What can we …

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May 02 2017

The Makeup Show NYC is coming this weekend!

Urban Decay Wende Zomir The Makeup Show NYC 2016 BeautyJudy

For the 7th year in a row, I’m excited to head up to NYC and cover The Makeup Show NYC for BeautyJudy.com readers! The show will run May 7-8, at the Metropolitan Pavilion (click the link for more details on the logistics!) One of the perks of covering the show is of course the shopping, …

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Oct 07 2016

Bdellium Tools Auto Lip Crayon in Lil’ Red

bdellium tools Auto lip crayon Lil' red swatches review BeautyJudy 2016

Disclaimer: PR Sample. See bottom. I don’t think anyone could argue the power of a good red lipstick. Bdellium Tools Lil’ Red Auto Lip Crayon is confidence in a tube – the kind of red lipstick I would wear for a presentation or an event where I want to feel confident and sure to my …

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