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

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  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?

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  3. Jess says:

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

    xo

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  4. D says:

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

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

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

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  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.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  7. May says:

    I love this idea! xxx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  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

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  9. Kim says:

    Great idea :D xxx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  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.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  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

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  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.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  13. Jeneille says:

    Great idea! Love it

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  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.

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  15. I’m all for it!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  16. I think it’s a great idea!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  17. I approve of this idea!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  18. muamontreal says:

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

    Caro xxx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  19. Mo says:

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

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  20. 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

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

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

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  22. tass says:

    Sounds like a great idea!

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

  23. Tina says:

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

    xx

    Like or Dislike: Thumb up 0 Thumb down 0

Leave a Reply

RANDOM

Paris Berlin Eyeliner Pen

I picked this Paris Berlin Eyeliner Pen up sometime late last year when I made an online Kryolan order.  I can’t remember where I bought …

"Have a go hero" or leave it to the professionals?

Many professions dread the general public encroaching on their skills.  Whether it’s traditional makeup artists having their hackles raised by You Tube gurus and beauty …

Wordless Wednesday

Brrrr, wrap up warm – it’s a cold one here today!

4 products I want to love... but don't...

We all have a few of these in our collections right? Those products that we wanted for ages… thought about more frequently than food or …

LUSH Mint Julips Lip Scrub

Baahhhh! Like the sheep I am, I knew I had to have this after reading about it on the fabulous LionLovingTiger‘s blog. LUSH Mint Julips …

The Lipstick Leauge - Week of 25.07.11

Question of the Week: – What’s your favorite skincare line? Answer: Elemis because their products are an unadulterated pleasure to use but I’m currently really …

Deal Alert: Agent Provocateur at CheapSmells.com (and a fragrance review!)

Still sitting down there in my wishlist purely because I’m a lazy oaf who hasn’t updated yet, sits the fragrance Agent Provocateur. CheapSmells.com are currently …

Urban Decay Naked 2 Palette - Swatches

As promised earlier, here are some swatches from the Urban Decay Naked 2 Palette. These have been swatched using a brush over primer. Firstly a …

Giveaway – BarryM Instant Nail Effects x 2

Like a moth to the proverbial flame, I found myself in my local backwater Boots yesterday afternoon and they had just put out their latest …

The Lipstick League – Week of 31.10.11

Question of the Week: – Is there a part of your beauty routine that you absolutely will not skip, even when pressed for time? Answer: …

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 …

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, …

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, …

COMMENTS

  • Categories

  • Archives

  • Admin

  • Ads