Terms and Conditions

Use of and participation in the website Makeup Utopia is conditional on your compliance with and acceptance of the terms, conditions, disclaimers and notices contained on this page, and any other noticed displayed anywhere on this website.

Makeup Utopia is a friendly, respectful and supportive online community. We welcome all points of view that are framed in a friendly and respectful manner, and we reserve the right to remove comments that are perceived by the moderators as unfriendly or disrespectful.

While we welcome you into our community we ask that you refrain from the following:

  • Flaming
  • Trolling
  • Bigotry
  • Swearing
  • Negative attitudes
  • Degrading or hateful comments
  • Link spamming
  • Selling.

Moderators retain the right to edit or delete any comment in breach of the above without warning or explanation. Repeat offenders may be temporarily or permanently blocked from Makeup Utopia.

Makeup Utopia does not necessarily endorse, support or sanction any comments, opinions or statements posted as comments anywhere on this website.

Should you have a complaint about any user on Makeup Utopia, please do not air your grievances on the site. Reports should be made to the Site Editor: sara@makeuputopia.com

Any comments posted on Makeup Utopia may be republished with credit. By participating on Makeup Utopia you grant us a royalty-free, perpetual, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide license to use such communication for any purpose including commercial purposes.

Makeup Utopia respects the intellectual property of others and we ask our community members to do the same. Moderators retain the right to remove any comments we believe to be an infringement of intellectual property. If you believe your work has been copied and is accessible on Makeup Utopia in a way that infringes on your intellectual property rights, please contact the Site Editor at sara@makeuputopia.com.

Makeup Utopia retains the right to suspend or remove access for any ip address for any or no reason, without notice.

Although we take every effort to ensure the content of the Makeup Utopia website is appropriate for people of all ages, we can not guarantee this. We request that all readers under the age of 18 obtain parental permission to participate in the Makeup Utopia community.

Any content published on Makeup Utopia may not be reproduced in any form without the express written consent of the Editor: sara@makeuputopia.com

​Definitions:

Flaming: hostile and insulting interaction. This is different from posting constructive criticism when requested.

Trolling: posting inflammatory, extraneous or off-topic messages with the primary intent of provoking readers into an emotional response or otherwise disrupting normal on-topic conversation.

Bigotry: Hostility to those of differing sex, race, ethnicity, religious beliefs or spirituality, nationality, language, inter-regional prejudice, gender and/or sexual orientation, age, homelessness, various medical disorders particularly behavioral disorders and addictive disorders.

Link Spamming: Posting links to content that contributes no real value to the forum discussion. Any links posted must be relevant, contribute value and not be blatant self promotion. Should you wish to “pimp out your blog” you are welcome to post a link in your signature, or to participate in the fortnightly Face of the Day Challenge.