New Series: The Round Table

Posted by Lipglossiping On October - 14 - 2010

I was thinking the other night, collectively… we’re geniuses.  We’re makeup/skincare/beauty maestros.  Between us, we hold a formidable wealth of knowledge and are undoubtedly a fabulous peer-to-peer resource.

I have learnt SO much from you ladies over the last 18 months… far more than I could ever offer as an individual blogger and I wondered if there might be some way to channel this? (if you don’t mind).

I’m toying with the idea of a Round Table.  I get emailed lots of beauty questions and so many of them involve the opening line… “What’s the best…”

I answer them all, but am always conscious of making the observation that I’m only one person and could be missing out on tens of other wonderful choices and ideas… I send my reply off with my fingers crossed that I haven’t given someone bum advice for their personal needs.

So, I thought it could be a nice idea if I were to post up any queries on here so that we could get a nice wide range of advice… it could be something as simple as… “What’s your favourite winter moisturiser?” or something more in depth like… “I’m coming to the UK in November and would like to know which High Street products I should be taking a look at”.  Perhaps we could all learn a little something from one another on a huge variety of topics?

What do you think?  Would you be up for it?


23 Responses to “New Series: The Round Table”

  1. Sian says:

    Good idea lady. Like the helping others and learn a lil somethin’ attitude. x

  2. liloo says:

    what would it mean in practice? Having a makeup/skincare/beauty forum on lipglossiping? or just the people part of the tableround to answer questions?

  3. Jess says:

    Sounds like a great idea, as what might be great for one person may not be for another :)

    xo

  4. D says:

    Think that sounds really good, might show trends in products too, if lots of people are loving the same one.

  5. Absolutely; a brilliant idea. I’m up for contributing anything I can x

  6. This is a fabulous idea! I’d love to participate. I think many others are curious about your answers to certain questions but wouldn’t go out and ask you the questions themselves.

  7. May says:

    I love this idea! xxx

  8. karleigh says:

    fab idea, too often we write something off as rubbish, when 9/10 the product is very good, just not for our particular skintype or need

    xxx

  9. Kim says:

    Great idea 😀 xxx

  10. Nina says:

    I think it’s an excellent idea! It would also make a good forum for people like myself who do not have a blog, but still want to be involved in the beauty community.

  11. Laura says:

    I think it’s a great idea, quite similar to Temptalia’s ‘Temptalia asks you’ series but that’s mostly US based

  12. Julia Arenas says:

    I love this…very English, too…I’d love too participate, that is if I’m not too far away for the idea, we still get western products over here.

  13. Jeneille says:

    Great idea! Love it

  14. Timperley says:

    I only found this site a few months ago and I’ve learnt alot from the all the posts and comments. Count me in.

  15. I think it’s a great idea!

  16. I approve of this idea!

  17. muamontreal says:

    great idea ! with like high end AND lower end choices …

    Caro xxx

  18. Mo says:

    I also love the idea. I would love to participate.

  19. Good idea – I’m always wary of giving people advice because your needs/skin etc can differ so much from one person to the next

  20. What a genius you are, delighted to take part and help others!

  21. tass says:

    Sounds like a great idea!

  22. Tina says:

    Great idea, I ‘d love to learn new things and share what little I may have discovered myself!

    xx

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Paese Cosmetics - An introduction and primer/foundation review

Paese Cosmetics is a Polish cosmetics brand new to the UK market.  Currently only available online from http://paesecosmetics.com, the brand encompasses a wide selection of …

FOTD with Eyeko Manga Book Make Out Girl Palette!

This is a really soft wearable palette – not massively pigmented but with just the right amount of shimmer.  I particularly like the cream blush …

C25K Update - End of Week 3

My C25K post generated more interest than I expected and a few of you have even started the program with me!  High five!  If you’re …

Precision Nails R01 Glam Metal NOTD

I mentioned last week a nail polish that had instantly hit all the right notes and soared into my top Winter favourites list.  Here it …

More London fever with limited edition boxes at Jo Malone

It may have escaped your attention but everyone is going a little bit ga-ga for London at the moment, something to do with some sporting …

Rooney Mara for Calvin Klein, you gorgeous, GORGEOUS woman!

Rooney Mara is the face of Calvin Klein’s latest fragrance release: Downtown.  I’ve just spotted the ad for it on You Tube and it’s so …

Today is World Porridge Day!

Did you know that? No, me neither… but in honour of this clearly prestigious occasion, here’s some OATY goodness that promises to be the best …

Avon Glimmersticks Diamonds Eye Liner

Something else that caught my eye during the recent Avon event were their range of Glimmerstick Diamond Eye Liners.  Being the magpie that I am, …

BBLL – Saturday 3rd July 2010

~ Rae has a sneek peek (with swatches and reviews!) of The Body Shop’s fall collection over at theNotice. ~ Phyrra compares ten eye shadow …

POPULAR

CLOSED: Competition Time: Givenchy Very Irresistible L'eau en Rose Perfume!

Want to really spoil Mum this Mother’s Day?  Or perhaps you just want to spoil yourself?  It’s ok… I won’t judge… there are plenty of …

CLOSED - Win it! The Body Shop Expert Brush Collection

I don’t know about you, but I woke up this morning with a distinct “Hello Monday morning, I’ve been expecting you…” kinda feeling.  Maybe it’s …

Win a gorgeous "glow" trio with prizes from Urban Decay, New CID, & Arbonne!

COMPETITION NOW CLOSED! WINNER IS: “IZABELLA” (COMMENT #96045) – WINNER HAS BEEN EMAILED!   It’s still January, the MET office have just issued yet another …

Hello? Is this thing on?

Phew, that was a little unexpected. For those of you who haven’t had the misfortune of reading my hand-wringing tweets and woe-ridden facebook updates, let …

Big savings on French Pharmacy brands, win my Escentual.com top picks!

I’m of the firm opinion that for the money, French pharmacy brands offer some of the best solutions for diffcult skin-types. Escentual.com have long been …

Win it! 3 EcoTools Bamboo Bronzer Brushes to win!

I’ve written about these before, you know I love them, I want you to love them too! So why not have a go at winning …

Avoid the brush off with Oral-B Pro-Expert

There’s a new toothpaste in town. It’s lean, mean and err not very minty as it happens.  Featuring the revolutionary bacteria-busting ingredient Stabilised Stannous Flouride, …

FOTD Busting out of the comfort zone!

You may recall my bitter moans last week about how when presented with a rare opportunity to spend an indecent amount of time playing with …

Dear Obesity...

We have been together for over 20 years, our lives so entwined that I’ve never been sure how to live without you.  I would like …

Urban Decay The Black Palette - Photos & Swatches

The soon-to-be-released Black Palette from US eyeshadow maestro’s Urban Decay is an altogether darker affair than the recent Naked set… The Black Palette includes 6, …

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads