Tag: The Makeup Show NYC

Jun 10 2015

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Creme Concentrate in Grandma

Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics Creme colour Concentrate in Grandma swatches and review on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. I was a bit scared to try Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics‘ Creme Colour Concentrate in Grandma. I’ve tried the Creme Colour Concentrates in the past, and I had zero luck getting them to stay on my lid without creasing (stupid hooded lids!), although they made for a great lippie! I hadn’t tried …

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Jun 08 2015

Sephora Colorful Blush and Pro Full Coverage Airbrush Brush #53

Sephora Colorful Blush in So Shy! and PRO Full Coverage Airbrush brush #53 review BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. My everyday makeup routine has really been down to basics the last few months: foundation, blush, lippie. Sometimes, brow gel and powder depending on the foundation – and if I’m feeling fancy, I’ll contour with bronzer. Because blush has become such an important part of my everyday routine vs. what …

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May 27 2015

Pur Minerals Air Perfection CC Compact Cushion Foundation with SPF 50

Pur minerals air perfection foundation review and look on BeautyJudy swatches

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. Several weeks ago, Pur Minerals launched a new foundation – Air Perfection CC Compact Cushion Foundation with SPF 50. Air Perfection is different from any foundation I’ve tried, because it’s a liquid in a compact – I was so eager to try this and see how it worked! According to its …

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May 04 2015

The Makeup Show NYC – Round up!

Blogger Preview The Makeup Show NYC James Vincent

Products showcased during The Makeup Show NYC blogger preview event. The Makeup Show NYC keeps getting bigger each year, which is fitting as it celebrates its 10th anniversary this year! James Vincent (Director of Education and Artist Relationships for the show) said there were more than 125 brands represented and more than 7,000 makeup artists …

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May 01 2015

BeautyJudy covering The Makeup Show NYC this weekend!

Auraline brow tints The Makeup Show NYC exclusive

Hi all! I’m excited to once again cover The Makeup Show NYC! I am heading into the city tomorrow to meet up with my roommates for the night – Maria from Cult Nails, Mina from Fabulous Awesomeness Mina Slater and Eugenia from Geniabeme – who are taking pity on a prego and letting me crash for the …

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Mar 02 2015

Serenity + Scott Lipstick Reviews

Serenity + Scott Flirt Lipstick review and swatches on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Sample. See Bottom   Every now and then, a brand comes a long and I just immediately feel a connection to it. That’s what happened in 2013, when I first met the makeup artists behind that year’s newcomer brand, Serenity + Scott. The line is the creation of E. Scott Thompson and Serenity Eyre; …

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Feb 27 2015

Ellis Faas Fresh Coral Blush

Ellis Faas Ellis Skin Blush S302 review and swatches on BeautyJudy The Makeup Show NYC

 Disclaimer: Sample. See bottom for more I mentioned in my post on Wednesday that while going through my draft folder in WordPress, I deleted a lot of failed starts at reviews and features going back to 2013. In addition to the Kevyn Aucoin palette, this Ellis Faas Ellis Skin Blush is another product I didn’t …

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Feb 25 2015

Kevyn Aucoin Essential Eye Shadow Set Palette #6

Kevyn Aucoin Essential Eye Shadow Set Palette #6 review and swatches on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Sample. See bottom for more. Kevyn Aucoin is a makeup artist legend, and among the facts I’ve learned about him while covering The Makeup Show these last few years, I’ve learned that the brand that carries his name is QUALITY. From lip glosses to eye shadows – everything I’ve tried from Kevyn Aucoin is …

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Jun 26 2014

Black Up Cosmetics Paris Lipstick in 34M

Black Up Paris Matte Lipstick 34 M tomato red swatches and review The Makeup Show NYC 2014

Disclaimer: Press sample. See bottom. Red lips haven’t gone out of style and I don’t know that they ever will. That’s one of the reasons I was stoked to try a new red, a bright, matte, vibrant cherry tomato red from a new-to-me – and new to the U.S. – brand, Black Up Cosmetics Paris. Black …

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Jun 18 2014

Ofra Cosmetics Long Lasting Liquid Lipstick

Ofra Cosmetics Long Lasting Liquid Lipstick review and swatches Solano BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: Some press samples. See bottom. About a year and a half ago, I first tried Ofra Cosmetics Long Lasting Liquid Lipstick. My review was polite, but not favorable on the formula overall. The next time I saw the folks from Ofra, we talked about my experience and they said you know what, try one …

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