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    AFAIK: as far as I know
    AHA: Alpha Hydroxy Acid
    BF: Boyfriend
    BHA: Beta Hydroxy Acid
    bnib: Brand New in Box
    btw: By The Way
    CCC: Captivating Caramel Cutie
    CP: Custom Purchase
    DDD: Dark Darling Diva
    DH: Dear Husband
    e/s: Eyeshadow
    ETA: Edited To Add
    FFF: Fair Foxy Femme
    FIL: Father In Law
    FWIW: For What It's Worth
    gc: Gift Certificate
    GGG: Gorgeous Golden Goddess
    gwp: Gift With Purchase
    HAGW: Have a good weekend!
    HG: Holy Grail
    hth: Hope That Helps
    hths: Hope That Helps Some
    IIRC: If I Remember Correctly
    IMHO:. In My Honest/Humble Opinion
    IMNSHO: In my not-so-humble opinion
    IMO: In My Opinion
    ITA: I Totally Agree
    j/k: Just Kidding
    kwim: Know What I Mean
    l/g: Lipgloss
    l/p: Loose Powder
    l/s: Lipstick
    lemming: pursue the raves, to really want something
    LLL: Light Lovely Lady
    lmao: Laughing My Ass Off
    lol: Laughing Out Loud
    MA: makeup artist(s)
    MIL: Mother In Law
    MMM: Marvelous Medium Mademoiselle
    MYOB: Mind your own business
    NIB: New In Box
    OMG: Oh my God
    OT: Off Topic
    PLMK: Please Let Me Know
    PPP: Pale Porcelain Princess
    RIS: Received In Swap
    ROTFL: Rolling on the floor laughing
    SA: sales associate(s)
    SIB: Still In Box
    SO: Significant Other
    TAB: Thanks A Bunch
    TIA: Thanks In Advance
    WTG: way to go
    YMMV: Your Mileage May Vary

    AZW: A Zaftig Woman
    BB: Bobbi Brown or Bonne Belle
    BBW: Bath and Body Works
    BE: Bare Escentuals
    C&C: Clean & Clear
    C&E: crabtree and evelyn
    CD: Christian Dior
    CS: Cottage Shoppe
    EA: Elizabeth Arden
    EL: Estee Lauder
    GA: Giorgio Armani
    HC: Hard Candy
    J&J: Johnson & Johnson
    JI: Jane Iredale
    KP: Kesalan Patharan
    LM: Laura Mercier
    LSOB: Little Shop Of Beauty
    MUAC: Make Up Artist's Choice
    MUFE: Make Up For Ever
    NE: Natural Esscents
    OoO: Oil Of Olay
    PC: Paula's Choice
    PD: Paula Dorf
    PX: Prescriptives
    QH: Queen Helene
    SD: Sue Devitt
    SK: Sonia Kashuk
    SP: Scentual Pleasures
    SS: Simplyscents
    SU: Shu Uemura
    T&T: Tony & Tina
    TBB: The Body Bakery
    TBS: The Body Shop
    TM: Trish McEvoy
    UD: Urban Decay
    VL: Vincent Longo
    VS: Victoria's Secret
    WnW:. Wet 'n Wild
    WTF?: Who's The Fairest?
    YSL: Yves Saint Laurent


    NWT = New with tags
    NWOT = New without tags

    BA - Beauty Advisor
    MUA - Make Up Alley

    CDP - Cle de Peau
    CS - Coastal Scents
    LRP - La Rosay Posay
    MM - Majolica Majorca
    PnJ - Paul and Joe
    Shu - Shu Uemura

    Specific Brands and their products
    MSF - Mineral Skin Finish
    BPB - Beauty Powder Blush
    SFF - Studio Fix Fluid

    Estee Lauder

    ELDW - EL Double Wear


    DPP - Day Protect Powder
    DDP - Day Time Defense Powder
    NDP - Night Time Defense Powder
    ZPP - Zero Pore Pact

    Urban Decay
    UDPP - UD Primer Potion

    Too Faced
    TFSI - Too Faced Shadow Insurance

    Giorgia Armani

    LSF - Luminous Silk Foundation
    Last edited by nicole; 28-01-2005, 12:14 AM.