Tag: Winter 2013

Dec 11 2013

LVX Winter Resort 2014 Swatches and Review

Press sample. See bottom. LVX has produced some amazing creme nail polishes, very…well, luxe and totally on trend with the runway fashion of each season. But for the brand’s Winter Resort 2014 collection, they are shaking things up! This collection is packed with shimmer, texture, metallic and chrome, and setting us up for a vibrant post-holiday …

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Nov 07 2013

Cult Nails Masquerade Collection

Disclaimer: Gift. See bottom for more. Stop the presses! I know I’m getting married on Saturday and all, but Holy. Cow! There’s no way these beautiful Cult Nails polishes could arrive at my doorstep Monday, and I couldn’t share them with you before I leave for wedding and honeymoon bliss! I ordered Wack Slacks and …

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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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Aug 02 2013

Cosmoprof 2013: Color Club/Ruby Wing

A Ruby Wing lacquer in regular light, and after exposure to UV light on the right. Forsythe, which owns the brands Color Club and Ruby Wing, was a favorite booth visit for me at Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas (July 14-16). I fell in LOVE with the Ruby Wing fall collection right there on the …

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Aug 01 2013

Cosmoprof 2013: Jessica

Every year I look forward to the seasonal collections put out by Jessica Cosmetics. In fact, one of my favorite collections of all time is the Spicy Dreams collection from last fall; there were so many beautiful shades. This year, when I met with the folks at Jessica during Cosmoprof North America Las Vegas (July …

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Jul 22 2013

Cosmoprof 2013: Gelish

I have really resisted the gel polish movement. I tried it once, a couple years ago, for a weekend away in the Poconos (PA) with my fiance’s family. It chipped after only a couple days, which shocked me, and I had it removed after not even a week of wear. I did have damage to …

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Mar 08 2013

Cult Nails 2nd Anniversary Collection

I’ll be honest. When I first heard that Cult Nails was going to do a collection of polishes that included a black, white and golden glitter, I wasn’t excited. I like to buy Cult Nails not only because I’ve been buying from just about the beginning, and I guess I’m sort of a collector, but …

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Feb 11 2013

Nicole by OPI She’s Lily Something

What a whirlwind weekend! I spent it in New York City, where we got 11 inches of snow from the big Northeast winter storm. Funny, I left my home in South Jersey, where we barely got any, according to Mike! I spent lots of time traipsing all over the city with Maria from Cult Nails …

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Feb 08 2013

SquareHue January 2013

I just got my February SquareHue box, which reminded me that oh crap! I hadn’t written about my January box yet! January’s box included a wintery-themed mix of three colors. A sheer, white frosty shimmer called Arctic Frost, a baby blue creme called Glacier Skies and a blue with fine holographic glitter called Midnight Flurries. I swatched, but haven’t …

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Jan 07 2013

LVX Winter/Resort Collection 2013

LVX nail lacquer announced its third debut collection, Winter/Resort 2013, in November, and I was excited to see it based on the promo pics. Until now, all of LVX’s collections have included all cremes – but now we get to see the brand do shimmers and metallic polishes! According to LVX, the winter and resort/cruise …

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