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#1 Ashley

Ashley

Posted 19 September 2008 - 06:33 AM

Here are threads on frequently asked questions. There are three categories: General Makeup, MAC, and Other Brands. There is a section for MAC because it is probably the most discussed brand on MUT.

There will be two posts. The first post covers makeup, and the second post covers brushes.

Post 1 Outline – MAKEUP
GENERAL MAKEUP
  • Basics
  • Basics, general questions, newbies to makeup, when to throw away
  • Holy grails (HGs, favorite products)
  • Favorite brands
  • Specific
  • Favorite eyeshadows
  • Favorite mascara
  • Favorite foundation
  • Primers
  • General primers
  • Favorite eye primer
  • Favorite lash primer/mascara primer
  • Favorite face primer/foundation primer
  • Favorite lip primer
MAC MAKEUP
  • Basics
  • MAC general, basics, why MAC?
  • MAC general recs
  • Specific
  • MAC eye recs – eyeshadows and pigments
  • MAC face recs
  • MAC MSF
INEXPENSIVE MAKEUP
  • Basics
  • Inexpensive brands for general makeup
  • Inexpensive brands for eyeshadow
  • Inexpensive brands for face
  • Dupes
  • Specific Brands
  • Inexpensive brands: E.L.F.
  • Inexpensive brands: NYX

Post 2 Outline – BRUSHES

GENERAL BRUSHES
  • Basics
  • Basics, guide to brushes, do brushes make a difference?
  • Cleaning and care
  • Favorite/best general brushes
  • Specific use brushes
  • Favorite eye brushes
  • Favorite face brushes
MAC BRUSHES
  • MAC Brush Basics
  • Favorite MAC brushes
  • Specific MAC brushes
  • MAC face brushes
  • MAC eye brushes brushes
OTHER BRUSHES
  • General inexpensive brushes
  • General inexpensive brushes
  • Craft store or art brushes
  • Specific inexpensive brands for brushes
  • Essence of Beauty brushes
  • Coastal Scents brushes
  • Sonia Kashuk brushes
  • E.L.F. brushes
If the topic you are curious about is not covered here, you can also try doing a search. If you don’t know how to use the search button, this thread is very useful: http://www.makeuptal....mut-27950.html

#2 Ashley

Ashley

Posted 19 September 2008 - 06:55 AM

GENERAL MAKEUP

BASICS

Basics
http://www.makeuptal....ead-32306.html
http://www.makeuptal....ave-14082.html
http://www.makeuptal....ves-65595.html
http://www.makeuptal....eup-15054.html
http://www.makeuptal....ease-3944.html
http://www.makeuptal....-kept-672.html
http://www.makeuptal....eup-72302.html
http://www.makeuptal....eup-26904.html
http://www.makeuptal....e-up-5446.html
http://www.makeuptal....nds-58081.html

General HGs

http://www.makeuptal....hgs-18096.html
http://www.makeuptal....ems-32059.html
http://www.makeuptal....now-82509.html
http://www.makeuptal....-hg-68259.html
http://www.makeuptal....hg-s-3600.html
http://www.makeuptal....ves-11945.html
http://www.makeuptal....tes-49092.html

General Favorite Brands
http://www.makeuptal....-up-20225.html
http://www.makeuptal....nds-66733.html
http://www.makeuptal....ons-66041.html
http://www.makeuptal....ands-6237.html
http://www.makeuptal....-up-81630.html
http://www.makeuptal....d-why-896.html
http://www.makeuptal....-up-85151.html
http://www.makeuptal....and-51131.html
http://www.makeuptal....ine-41786.html
http://www.makeuptal....ora-46458.html
http://www.makeuptal....rands-651.html


SPECIFIC

General Favorite Eye
http://www.makeuptal....ara-10990.html
http://www.makeuptal....dow-51046.html
http://www.makeuptal....eup-17597.html
http://www.makeuptal....dow-73049.html
http://www.makeuptal....ves-18201.html

General Favorite Mascara

http://www.makeuptal....ara-83272.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-47282.html
http://www.makeuptal....art-47664.html
http://www.makeuptal....ras-36076.html
http://www.makeuptal....ara-10990.html
http://www.makeuptal...cara-82913.html
http://www.makeuptal....url-83550.html
http://www.makeuptal....ara-60819.html
http://www.makeuptal....aras-3691.html
http://www.makeuptal....rks-62151.html
http://www.makeuptal....ara-69916.html
http://www.makeuptal....cara-9339.html
http://www.makeuptal....ara-55111.html
http://www.makeuptal....ara-66282.html
http://www.makeuptal....ara-53336.html
http://www.makeuptal....own-53851.html
http://www.makeuptal....ara-46865.html
http://www.makeuptal....ara-20030.html
http://www.makeuptal....rec-35239.html
http://www.makeuptal....rls-23349.html
http://www.makeuptal....vey-37987.html
http://www.makeuptal....ras-41619.html

General Favorite Foundation:
http://www.makeuptal....-use-2240.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-12162.html
http://www.makeuptal....chart-349.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-68511.html

Face Recs
http://www.makeuptal....n-d-84760.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-80867.html
http://www.makeuptal....eup-70428.html
http://www.makeuptal....men-62474.html
http://www.makeuptal....kin-14583.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-13485.html
http://www.makeuptal....chart-349.html

PRIMERS

General Primers
http://www.makeuptal....ire-83127.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-81615.html
http://www.makeuptal....ips-26622.html
http://www.makeuptal....ase-22365.html

General Eye Primers
http://www.makeuptal....ase-63468.html
http://www.makeuptal....ore-84969.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-49752.html
http://www.makeuptal....ase-67360.html
http://www.makeuptal....sers-6684.html
http://www.makeuptal....son-57468.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-44151.html
http://www.makeuptal....rimer-970.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-31942.html
http://www.makeuptal....ase-29094.html
http://www.makeuptal....ise-25070.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-20681.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-18141.html
http://www.makeuptal....base-9085.html
http://www.makeuptal....imer-9526.html

Lash Primers
http://www.makeuptal....mer-24853.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-19898.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-16250.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-24853.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-16571.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-78028.html

General Face Primers
http://www.makeuptal...imer-26214.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-64355.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-54553.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-57695.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-57188.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-48831.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-41936.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-39251.html
http://www.makeuptal....ied-33053.html
http://www.makeuptal....ase-31444.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-26214.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-82223.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-13485.html
http://www.makeuptal....use-71958.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-12616.html
http://www.makeuptal....ons-20545.html
http://www.makeuptal....x-s-47876.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-53501.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-51441.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-46457.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-31639.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-20077.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-12532.html

Lip Primers

http://www.makeuptal....mer-62607.html
http://www.makeuptal....mer-49194.html
http://www.makeuptal....ons-71288.html

MAC MAKEUP


MAC General

Basics
http://www.makeuptal....-mac-7823.html
http://www.makeuptal....ular-3884.html
http://www.makeuptal....nce-82245.html
http://www.makeuptal....out-39299.html
http://www.makeuptal....ducts-973.html
http://www.makeuptal....uct-29398.html
http://www.makeuptal....ike-26711.html

MAC Recs
http://www.makeuptal....cts-70598.html
http://www.makeuptal....cts-44598.html
http://www.makeuptal....mac-17056.html
http://www.makeuptal....ves-16621.html
http://www.makeuptal....ves-31943.html
http://www.makeuptal....ave-15175.html
http://www.makeuptal....mac-44184.html
http://www.makeuptal....mac-70832.html
http://www.makeuptal....ems-32379.html
http://www.makeuptal....ics-53324.html
http://www.makeuptal....uct-48461.html
http://www.makeuptal....ons-12788.html
http://www.makeuptal....als-58785.html
http://www.makeuptal....cts-48544.html
http://www.makeuptal....mac-40270.html
http://www.makeuptal....ves-29594.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-23558.html
http://www.makeuptal....ers-80384.html
http://www.makeuptal....als-58785.html
http://www.makeuptal....als-40001.html
http://www.makeuptal....ons-35966.html
http://www.makeuptal....ucts-7640.html
http://www.makeuptal....ucts-9493.html

Specific

MAC eye
http://www.makeuptal....dows-9683.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-18785.html
http://www.makeuptal....nts-52225.html
http://www.makeuptal....ves-17197.html
http://www.makeuptal....ors-65257.html
http://www.makeuptal....art-84503.html
http://www.makeuptal....ose-80427.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-81287.html
http://www.makeuptal....buy-60452.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-55403.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-51015.html
http://www.makeuptal....yes-47617.html
http://www.makeuptal....dow-41132.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-30470.html
http://www.makeuptal....nts-25139.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-23558.html
http://www.makeuptal....rts-12673.html
http://www.makeuptal....ose-80427.html
http://www.makeuptal....eed-53319.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-51015.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-49283.html
http://www.makeuptal....why-44833.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-33509.html
http://www.makeuptal....ner-19341.html
http://www.makeuptal....dow-41132.html
http://www.makeuptal....dow-11671.html

MAC MSF
http://www.makeuptal....ead-32024.html

INEXPENSIVE MAKEUP

Basics

Inexpensive General

http://www.makeuptal....nds-22646.html
http://www.makeuptal....ons-18310.html
http://www.makeuptal....0-a-19037.html

Inexpensive Eye
http://www.makeuptal....ows-70703.html

Inexpensive Face
http://www.makeuptal....ons-75315.html

Dupes
http://www.makeuptal....kes-12069.html
http://www.makeuptal....ist-79972.html
http://www.makeuptal....ust-77732.html
http://www.makeuptal....mac-83616.html
http://www.makeuptal....cts-45331.html
http://www.makeuptal....mac-62863.html
http://www.makeuptal....s-3-25964.html

Specific Brands
E.L.F. (Please note, E.L.F. was not bought out by Nordstrom and trying to clear their stock for repackaging. Their makeup is always $1)
http://www.makeuptal....cts-84931.html
http://www.makeuptal....ics-46324.html
http://www.makeuptal....any-35810.html
http://www.makeuptal....one-81634.html
http://www.makeuptal...-l-f-74372.html
http://www.makeuptal....0-a-66039.html
http://www.makeuptal....elf-20982.html
http://www.makeuptal....keup-7857.html
http://www.makeuptal....ecs-53131.html
http://www.makeuptal....ere-68760.html
http://www.makeuptal....elf-37419.html
http://www.makeuptal....ore-13993.html
http://www.makeuptal....one-24763.html
http://www.makeuptal....ics-11212.html
http://www.makeuptal....1-a-83198.html
http://www.makeuptal...-l-f-46438.html

NYX
http://www.makeuptal....eup-66788.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-85740.html
http://www.makeuptal....dow-66441.html
http://www.makeuptal....ows-64865.html
http://www.makeuptal....usa-72740.html
http://www.makeuptal....eup-69100.html
http://www.makeuptal....ics-45154.html
http://www.makeuptal....nts-55776.html
http://www.makeuptal....nts-47063.html
http://www.makeuptal....ers-47795.html
http://www.makeuptal....rio-25904.html

#3 Ashley

Ashley

Posted 19 September 2008 - 07:05 AM

GENERAL BRUSHES

BASICS

Basics
http://www.makeuptal....hes-19473.html
http://www.makeuptal....ces-29326.html
http://www.makeuptal....nce-65017.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-34784.html
http://www.makeuptal....rice-7886.html
http://www.makeuptal....eup-82222.html

Cleaning and Care
http://www.makeuptal....hes-11951.html
http://www.makeuptal....aqs-24178.html
http://www.makeuptal....ssary-340.html
http://www.makeuptal....poo-18496.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-45183.html
http://www.makeuptal....son-27757.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-12893.html
http://www.makeuptal....jar-84392.html
http://www.makeuptal....ten-83649.html
http://www.makeuptal....ren-77599.html
http://www.makeuptal....tlc-77170.html
http://www.makeuptal....ser-74382.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-69294.html
http://www.makeuptal....aqs-24178.html
http://www.makeuptal....ser-70349.html
http://www.makeuptal....ner-66361.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-57689.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-51369.html
http://www.makeuptal....ssary-340.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-54247.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-51267.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-45183.html
http://www.makeuptal....ushes-461.html

Best/Favorite Brushes
http://www.makeuptal....hes-23430.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-42716.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-16759.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-82199.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-75341.html
http://www.makeuptal....art-45524.html
http://www.makeuptal....shes-6783.html
http://www.makeuptal....shes-7383.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-71364.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-29294.html
http://www.makeuptal....ead-62033.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-50803.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-26663.html
http://www.makeuptal....-up-40439.html
http://www.makeuptal....have-4517.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-55012.html
http://www.makeuptal....eed-49051.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-70179.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-10252.html
http://www.makeuptal....and-10597.html
http://www.makeuptal....ion-57713.html
http://www.makeuptal....set-55489.html

SPECIFIC USE BRUSHES

Eyeshadow brush recs
http://www.makeuptal....ase-74937.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-44323.html
http://www.makeuptal....shes-5645.html
http://www.makeuptal....ush-34692.html
http://www.makeuptal....ase-24295.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-16148.html
http://www.makeuptal....ush-50056.html
http://www.makeuptal....ves-29687.html

Face brush recs

http://www.makeuptal....ush-68341.html
http://www.makeuptal....ush-77199.html
http://www.makeuptal....ush-26931.html
http://www.makeuptal....recs-6537.html
http://www.makeuptal....ush-71504.html
http://www.makeuptal....ush-26583.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-37820.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-66973.html
http://www.makeuptal....ush-57306.html
http://www.makeuptal....ush-71805.html

MAC BRUSHES

MAC BASICS

MAC Basics
http://www.makeuptal....hes-75842.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-74902.html
http://www.makeuptal....shes-7952.html
http://www.makeuptal....why-69537.html
http://www.makeuptal....buy-34059.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-36290.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-28069.html

MAC eyeshadow brushes:
http://www.makeuptal....hes-82905.html
http://www.makeuptal....oin-12079.html

OTHER BRUSHES

GENERAL INEXPENSIVE BRUSHES

Inexpensive Brushes
http://www.makeuptal....hes-46000.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-74702.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-37030.html
http://www.makeuptal....elp-18647.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-12170.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-44323.html
http://www.makeuptal....buy-84233.html

Craft Store Brushes / Art Brushes:

http://www.makeuptal....hes-49007.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-76330.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-70553.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-81270.html
http://www.makeuptal....ore-43277.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-68369.html
http://www.makeuptal...true-57935.html
http://www.makeuptal....ore-43277.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-47798.html
http://www.makeuptal...shes-47752.html
http://www.makeuptal....hes-34751.html

SPECIFIC
INEXPENSIVE BRANDS

Essence of Beauty
http://www.makeuptal....get-65336.html
Coastal Scents
http://www.makeuptal....hes-61535.html
Sonia Kashuk
http://www.makeuptal....hes-37576.html
E.L.F
http://www.makeuptal....ine-14168.html




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