Friday, November 28, 2008

Makeup Lingo

New in discovering beauty and makeup world? Ever bump upon short forms in beauty articles? Don't fret, let's learn together most of the makeup lingos commonly used among beauty writers and bloggers. They are pretty much self-explanatory, so are you ready? Here are a list of lingos i compiled as i came across them in some blogs and websites:

FOTD = Face of the Day/Feature of the Day
EOTD/EOTN = Eyes of the Day/Eyes of the Night
CCO = Cosmetics Company Outlet
e/l = eyeliner
e/s = eyeshadow
l/g = lipgloss or lipglass
l/l = lipliner
l/s = lipstick
EDM = Everyday Minerals
MSF = Mineralized Skin Finish
MUA = MakeUp Artist
PP- Paint Pot
SN = Silk Naturals
MAC = Makeup Artist Cosmetics
UDPP = Urban Decay Primer Potion
SS = shade stick
TFSI = Too Faced Shadow Insurance
MES = Mineralize Eye Shadow
MUFE = Make Up For Ever
LOTD = Look of the Day
BE = Bare Escentuals
MMU = Mineral Make Up
AHA = Alpha Hydroxy Acid
BBW = bath & body works
BHA = Beta Hydroxy Acid
CCB = MAC Cream Colour Base

Yey, that's quite a long list we have there...if you have anymore to add, you're welcomed to do so :)


翠儿 said...

How about "BA"?

queenyee said...

Is it Beauty Assistant?