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Howdy!

I love the design of these boards. I'm relativly new here, but a lurker for a bit but can't wait to get start contributing. Gotta love makeup sites


 

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Welcome to the board! Glad you like the board. We look forward to your posts!

 
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Originally Posted by allisong Looks like a great board..Can't wait to meet everyone I am new too! I thought that this would be an appropriate place to add this tid-bit=>

I was recently told about a test you can do to find out if your make-up has lead in it
even the really expensive brands test positive!!!

this info was sent to me from someone active in the breast-cancer awareness and research

TEST:

apply a small amount of make-up (lipstick especially) to the top of your wrist and rub it gently (about 5-10 times) with a GOLD (10k-14k) ring

if the make-up contains lead- the sample area will trurn BLACK-the darker it becomes represents the amout of lead content

this information is important-pass it along to every one you know that uses make-up- (lipstick has a very high relation to breast-cancer)

thanks for letting me share!!!

kristyn

 
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Welcome Allisong and Kraez70 nice to have you here at MUT I am Joy. Kraez70 the info you posted has me a bit concerned for many years I have been able to take 10 and 14kt gold jewlery and rub it on any part of my skin and leave a black mark. I can draw on myself with jewlery, I have used it in the past to take down phone #'s when I did not have a pen and paper. Myself, friends and family have always wondered why I could do this. Now I am kind of worried it, I wonder if I should have my blood checked for lead or something I have also been quite ill with Lupus for 17 years, your post has me wondering if there might be some connection. Hmmmmmm

 
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Welcome to MUT, I'm Kelli from Tampa, Fl. Everyone here is super friendly and helpful.

 
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Hi there and WELCOME!! My name is Leila from FL... You are going to LOOOOVE this forum!! These girls are completely addictive!

 
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Originally Posted by kellianne76 Welcome to MUT, I'm Kelli from Tampa, Fl. Everyone here is super friendly and helpful. Wait you are from Tampa too? I thought you were from Brandon? Or am I thinking of someone else?
 
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Welcome Allisong and Kraez! I'm Rosie from NYC.

Leila - love the avatar!!!

 
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Welcome to Makeup Talk! I'm Jeanie from Southern California.

 
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Originally Posted by MACGoddess Wait you are from Tampa too? I thought you were from Brandon? Or am I thinking of someone else? I live in Tampa, I live down the street from Busch Gardens.
 
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I was like.. "Hey, Ali's back" but that's actually a thread from 2004 guys! Ali actually was a mod on here before!

Anyway, welcome to MuT Kraez, i'm Laura from Ireland. If you need help with anything on this site just shout


 
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Hello to all that is new and welcome to MUT
Its a great site and everyone is really nice and helpful!!

 
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Hi to both of you and welcome to MuT
Thanks for the lead test! Is there a site we can visit to find out which brand l/s carry lead?

 

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