Tag: The Makeup Show NYC

Purlisse BB Tinted Moist Cream

Pur-lisse BB Tinted Moist Cream review

One of the things I love about covering The Makeup Show each year is that the show is an opportunity to discover either small, makeup artist cult brands or small, new brands that I might not have discovered otherwise. In May at the New York City show last year, I stopped by the Pur-lisse (Purlisse is how it’s now …

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Smoky Look of the Day with CoverGirl

Disclaimer: Some PR samples, see bottom. I mentioned in my roundup post about The Makeup Show NYC that CoverGirl had a booth,  sharing their new branding/packaging, and slogan, “I am what I make up.” I received three products at the show from the brand, including the TruNaked Smoky Eye Shadow palette, Melting Pout Matte Liquid Lipstick …

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Branding and Business on Instagram with Jordan Liberty

Jordan Liberty The Makeup Show NYC 2018

Jordan Liberty is from a small Ohio town, and grew up with a background in art. He always knew he’d pursue a career in the arts, but what he didn’t expect was he’d use the face as his canvas. Jordan is not just a talented makeup artist, he’s a photographer, creative director and more. He …

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The Makeup Show NYC is Coming – Are You Going?!

For the 8th year in a row, I’m excited to head up to New York City and cover The Makeup Show NYC! The show will run May 6-7 at the Metropolitan Pavilion (click the link for more details on the logistics!) and if you are a makeup artist, attending The Makeup Show- if not in NYC, …

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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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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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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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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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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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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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