Tag: nail art

National Lipstick Day 2019!

*Four of those things are not like the others…* This National Lipstick Day I decided to celebrate with my nails! Lipstick is my favorite makeup item, it has been since I was a little girl begging my mom for a powdery light pink creme Wet n’ Wild lipstick at the five-and-dime store she worked at called …

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What a “Bright” Idea!

Brightech magnifying lamp beautyjudy

Disclaimer: PR sample, affiliate code, consultant – see bottom for full disclosures I love doing my nails in my living room. Whether I’m simply polishing, putting on nail polish strips or attempting nail art – my favorite spot is on my couch, watching one of my favorite TV shows. The only problem I have doing …

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imPRESS One-Step Gel Press-On Manicure

ImPRESS one-step Gel press-on manicure review beautyjudy

Nothing to disclose. I’ve recently been curious about press-on nails, I see people wearing them for days in my Instagram feed and I am blown away. Last October, I gave a set of Static Nails a shot, and had OK results. I decided to give another set of Static Nails a go, and I got …

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Did you know that October is also…

Jamberry Nail Art Studio Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month Sinful Colors Kissful Thinking Zoya Esty BeautyJudy nails

Disclaimer: Prior PR sample; Jamberry consultant. See bottom for full disclosure. October is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Awareness Month, and Sunday is Pregnancy and Infant Loss Remembrance Day. This time of year, I think a lot more about the people I know who have lost an early or mid-term pregnancy, or have experienced still birth. …

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How I wore Nails Inc. Sparkle Like a Unicorn Nail Polish Kit

Nails Inc. Unicorn nail polish duo swatches review on beautyjudy

Purchased by me and affiliate links, see bottom. I always feel a sense of finality when Fourth of July is over. Like we’re on the downside of summer and it will be over soon. I know that’s silly – we have nearly two months of “summer” left after the holiday! But I digress! That has …

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Happy Halloween 2016!

Zoya Olivera Jamberry Mistress of All Evil

Disclaimer: PR samples and I’m a Jamberry consultant. See full disclaimer below. Happy Halloween everyone! I’ve been having a blast getting my nails Halloween ready this October – what about you?! I thought I’d share some of my manis from the past month. I used a combination of Jamberry Nail Wraps and regular nail polish …

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Fun with Stamping Decals

fall manicure zoya courtney nail art stamping decal

Disclaimer: Some PR sample. See bottom. On September 30, I traveled up to North Jersey from South to have dinner with Christy and Jason from KBShimmer, Monica from Moni’s Manis and Michelle (and Anto!) from Ehmkay Nails. Michelle and Christy talked about Cosmoprof and as they discussed the different polish makers and bloggers in attendance, and …

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Halloween Nail Art with Water Slide Decals

Halloween nail art OPI My Gondola or Yours? KBshimmer water slide nail decals ILNP Kaleidoscope

Disclaimer: PR Sample. See bottom If I had to choose, I’d have to say that doing nail art for Halloween and Christmas is my favorite! I’ve only managed to eek out two Halloween manis, but I tried out KBShimmer’s Halloween water slide decals in the process! I also went through some of my untried nail …

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KBShimmer Mod Floral Water Slide Decals

KBShimmer water slide decals mod floral review and nail art on BeautyJudy

Disclaimer: PR sample. See bottom. Water slide decals are incredibly easy to use, and KBShimmer recently launched a variety of them that can be used to cover the nail. Between baby (3-months-old already!!) and the move (we bought a house!!), I’ve only had time to do nail art with one of the sets, the Mod …

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Under the Sea!

Mermaid nail art Zoya ILNP Twinkled T KBShimmer Sweet Baby by Donna Milani Cult Nails

Disclaimer: Some PR sample – see bottom. “Cinderella” might be my all-time favorite Disney movie, but “The Little Mermaid” is my second favorite! Mermaid EVERYTHING is so popular right now – mermaid hair, mermaid nails…and it really got me thinking of how I’d take on the trend. Why not incorporate my favorite mermaid? At the …

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